Five ways to get your kids to do more chores

9:58 am Aug. 28, 2015

Getting kids to their chores isn’t always easy. As kids fill up their days with school work and activities, making sure your child stays on task and completes chores can take some planning – and

Eight ways to stay fit and balanced this fall

5:12 pm Aug. 12, 2015

While everyone talks about the importance of finding balance in our lives, it can be often an elusive goal. In a survey of 1,000 people, Balance Bar Company, makers of Balance Bar energy nutrition bars,

Fun Activities to Avoid the Summer Slide

5:54 pm Jun. 12, 2015

Parents are hoping their children don’t succumb to the “summer slide,” when students forget much of what they learned, losing as much as three months of math and reading skills over the summer, according to

Parents: your thoughts on McKinney pool party video?

2:40 pm Jun. 8, 2015

In looking at the McKinney video (In a video posted to YouTube on June 7, Tatiana, a 19-year-old, describes a fight in the moments leading up to police using force to clear a pool party in McKinney, Texas, on June 5) For more, go to http://www.ajc.com/news/news/texas-pool-party-host-white-neighbors-shouted-raci/nmYDS/

Summer is here and pool parties and large gatherings are happening all of the time.

What can you as parents do to protect your kids

Top ways to keep your kids from getting bored

11:50 am Jun. 2, 2015

The sounds of summer include splashing, motor boats, sizzling on the grill and kids saying, “Mom, I’m bored.”

Certified weight loss and lifestyle coach Kwavi Agbeyegbe is here to help with loads of tips for getting

Toddler Takeover this weekend at Alliance, High Museum

12:52 pm May. 29, 2015

Toddler Takeover is this weekend at the Woodrfuff Arts Center

(May 29–31), an arts festival for families and young children.

An arts festival designed for very young children, featuring performances of six original productions from the Alliance