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  • Clemyjontri fun
    Clemyjontri - where every child can play
    Clemyjontri Park. Where every child can play.Clemyjontri is the inspiration of Adele Lebowitz who donated the 18 acres in Langley to establish a playground which is completely accessible to everyone, blurring the line between physically able and...
  • A strategy to determine healthiest fast foods for your kids
    A strategy to determine healthiest fast foods for your kids
    Although the term “healthy fast food” is a bit of an oxymoron, some fast food choices are healthier than others; thus, when the need arises for a quick meal for your kids, researchers at the Department of Family Medicine and the School...
  • Donna Mapel McRee
    Students learn the value of helping the homeless
    Donna Mapel McRee, is a 2nd grade school teacher at Champion Preparatory Academy in Apopka. One day, a student of hers shared a very special story. The little girl had brought in her own blanket to class and said: “The homeless people need...
  • 'Instant Mom' star Tia Mowry-Hardrict on child safety, motherhood and TV
    'Instant Mom' star Tia Mowry-Hardrict on child safety, motherhood and TV
    Tia Mowry-Hardrict doesn't just play a mother on NickMom's sitcom Instant Mom, but she is also one in real life, too. That makes her the perfect person to serve as a partner for child safety organization KidSmartz as they start their...
  • Love is Prepared – Dads need a vision statement to help maintain a standard
    Love is Prepared – Dads need a vision statement to help maintain a standard
    Jan. 22, 2015 – Families need a Family Vision Statement posted in a place where all can see it again and again. Dads need to initiate this. The adage and joke states that if you want to make God laugh tell Him your plans (add your kids and...
  • Chemo Duck App
    Chemo Duck launches first app ever created for kids with cancer
    Gabe’s Chemo Duck Program is pleased to announce the release of the official Chemo Duck App, the first app ever created for kids with cancer. The Chemo Duck App, available on iTunes for use on all Apple phones and devices, is filled with...
  • Positive parenting:  Top 10 for those at the breaking point
    Positive parenting: Top 10 for those at the breaking point
    If there are lessons to be learned from the recent news making the headlines, it's that acts of abuse and neglect can be avoided. Parenting classes, support groups, counseling and similar steps can be taken to help parents or guardians...
  • New study reports adenotonsillectomy benefits childhood sleep apnea
    New study reports adenotonsillectomy benefits childhood sleep apnea
    Obstructive sleep apnea is a serious, potentially life-threatening condition that is far more common than generally understood. It occurs in all age groups and both genders and it is estimated that as many as 18 million Americans have the...
  • Martin Luther King Jr - Facts about his Life
    Eight facts about Martin Luther King Jr for Children
    Parents, teaching your children facts about Martin Luther King Jr is an easy way to help them learn more about American history as well as a platform for discussing racial tolerance. This powerful man's behavior exemplified faith,...
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Assembly
    Preschool program holds it's first Martin Luther King Jr. assembly
    Yesterday Thursday January 15, 2015 Meadow Crest Early Learning Center held it's first Martin Luther King Jr assembly. Meadow Crest is an Early Learning School located in Renton Washington. The building houses three different programs: Head...
  • A Ugandan Christmas
    Toddlers explore Uganda & enjoy Christmas abroad
    There weren't any stockings or presents under the tree - no mention of a visit from Santa or his reindeer. Christmas was different this year.I stood in an outdoor shower that morning, soaking in the scenery. And though the vastness of the lush...
  • Is it neglect to let your child walk home? Maryland parents investigated
    Is it neglect to let your child walk home? Maryland parents investigated
    Raise your hand if you used to walk home from school. Do your children walk home from school? In many Houston area neighborhoods, where busing has been limited to only those that live a specified distance from the school, neighborhoods are filled...
  • Kids Book Club Guide: Geronimo Stilton's Valentine
    Kids Book Club Guide: Geronimo Stilton's Valentine
    Meeting Ideas:A museum: Many museums have a small lounge or food court where a meeting can take place, with their permission of course. Part of the experience could be viewing real artwork to get a feel for Geronimo's experience in the museum...
  • Children in poor families at risk for asthma, secondhand smoke
    Children in poor families at risk for asthma, secondhand smoke
    Families living in poverty suffer from many hardships, including the increased likelihood of health problems. A new study evaluated the relationship between poverty and evidence of nicotine exposure in children with asthma. The findings were...
  • Fixing America - we stopped honoring our parents
    Fixing America - we stopped honoring our parents
    Honoring our father and mother was the one of the Ten Commandments that came with a promise. The promise was that our days may be long (Exodus 20:12). This is such an important commandment that Paul repeated it in Ephesians 6:1-3, that is may be...