Moms and Family Life

  • Making the Most of Family Moments

    The time you spend with your children each day doesn't have to be scripted or scheduled. In fact, if you set aside only specific times as "family time," it puts a lot of pressure on both you and your kids.

  • Family Meals: More Than Good Nutrition

    If you don't have a family meal each day, it's time to get out the plates. Table time yields benefits that go far beyond food.

  • Finding the Best Day Care for Your Child

    Is it almost time to go back to work? The idea of leaving your baby with strangers might be hard to swallow. But finding good day care doesn’t have to be difficult, if you follow this advice.

  • A Parent’s Guide to Choosing Child Care

    As a parent of a young child, one of the most important decisions you will make is choosing who will care for your child while you’re at work.

  • Help Your Babysitter Prepare for Anything

    When you're looking for a babysitter, give yourself enough time to be selective.

  • Talk With Your Kids About These Issues

    Talking with your child about drugs, alcohol and tobacco is tough. But you can't afford to ignore these topics. Children learn about these substances and feel pressure to use them at a very young age.

  • 10 Ways to Keep Your Family Safe
  • Knowing When to Seek Treatment

    Families, spouses, or friends are often the first to suspect that their loved one is challenged by feelings, behaviors, and/or environmental conditions that cause them to act disruptive, rebellious, or sad.

  • We're Pregnant–Tips for the Expectant Dad

    More than ever, men are actively involved throughout the pregnancy experience. The term expectant father really fits, as men support, worry, and plan right along with their pregnant partners. Some of the more common experiences for expectant dads are included here.

  • Why the Family Meal Is Important

    When a family sits down together, it helps them handle the stresses of daily life and the hassles of day-to-day existence.