Tag Archives: kids

Create a kids study nook

With kids back to school, now is the time to set the tone for a year of productive study. Getting kids to do their homework can be challenging at the best of times, but having a dedicated study space that is comfortable might give you a helping hand. Here are a few tips to create that… Read More »

Are you affected by the government shutdown? Here's how to talk to your kids about it

As the government shutdown stretches into its second month with no resolution in sight, how do we speak to our children about what’s happening? Families of government employees have gone over a month without a paycheck, making it difficult for some of them to afford housing, health care and food. Funding for government programs that… Read More »

Good Sleep Helps Kids Become Slimmer, Healthier Teens: Study

Print this page FRIDAY, Dec. 28, 2018 — Regular bedtimes and adequate sleep during childhood may contribute toward a healthy weight in the teen years, a new study finds. The study included nearly 2,200 kids in 20 U.S. cities. One-third of them had consistent, age-appropriate bedtimes between ages 5 and 9, according to their mothers.… Read More »