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Holidays With Kids

Teach Your Children to Be Truly Thoughtful This Holiday Season

Heidi Mulligan Walker | Posted 12.15.2014 | Parents
Heidi Mulligan Walker

I am not a big planner, I like to go with the flow, and live in the moment. Yet, as a parent I have learned that simply living in the moment, and handling things as they arise is not always the most effective, responsible, or thoughtful thing to do.

Is St. Patrick's Day the New Halloween?

Marta Segal Block | Posted 05.13.2013 | Parents
Marta Segal Block

Before I even had children, I obsessed over how to deal with the Santa Claus question, what to tell my Jewish kids that wouldn't make them feel left out, but wouldn't lead them to tell others that Santa wasn't real. But mischevious leprechauns for St. Patrick's Day? What the what?

109 Steps To Buying A Christmas Tree With Kids

Kim Bongiorno | Posted 02.09.2013 | Parents
Kim Bongiorno

In theory, one would think buying a Christmas tree consists of simply driving to a tree sale, choosing a tree, paying for it and then heading home with the tree to set it up. Once you toss two young kids into that equation, you'll need to add a minimum of 97 steps to that theory.

This Year, I'm NOT Stressing About ...

The Huffington Post | Lisa Belkin | Posted 12.09.2012 | Parents

It is supposed to be fun, right? Rewarding, reaffirming, heartwarming, spiritual? And yet the word many of us would use to describe the season is ...

7 Things on Mom's Holiday To-Don't List

Liz Kozak | Posted 02.01.2013 | Parents
Liz Kozak

Here are seven things I will surely not be doing during the most wonderful time of the year. Won't you not join me?