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11 simple acts of kindness that families can do together

World Kindness Day is the perfect time to reach out and make someone's life better.
Holding hands
Holding hands

I’m a parenting educator: Here are 5 things I always do with my own kids

By making time for these tactics in your home, you’ll reap behavior benefits for years to come.
Amy McCready with her two sons
Amy McCready with her two sons

Avoid a cranky kid: How to help children deal with the fall time change

Who's excited for an extra hour of sleep this weekend?! Oh haha no, not you, parents.
Child waking up sleeping mother
Child waking up sleeping mother

I’m a parenting educator: Here are 5 things I never do with my own kids

These are the well-meaning but unhelpful parenting strategies I’ve worked hard to avoid.
Parenting educator Amy McCready with her family
Parenting educator Amy McCready with her family

How old is too old to trick or treat?

An etiquette expert weighs in on trick-or-treat age limits.

Wondering where to take the family next? Here are 39 vacation spots everyone will love

Check these off from your bucket list before the kids are too old to fully appreciate them.
A mother and her son out hiking
A mother and her son out hiking

How to explain the death of a grandparent to kids

A psychologist offers tips for parents on what to say when a loved one dies.

How to save money on back-to-school clothes and other genius hacks

Back-to-school season is here! Use these tips to make your family's life easier.
School children walk away from camera in crosswalk
School children walk away from camera in crosswalk

'I did the unthinkable': Mom shares story of leaving child in car

Britta Eberle thought she'd never forget a child in a car. Until she did.

I've tried every product out there — here's the best one for removing stains

Thanks to this cleaner, my son's baseball pants are the whitest they've ever been.
Before and after of dirt y to clean baseball pants
Before and after of dirt y to clean baseball pants

The stroller danger you need to know about during hot summer days

Here's what you need to know to keep your baby safe in the sun.