Search Result

Search Tags:  parenting

Preparing kids with food allergies to head back to school

The start of a new school year can be a challenging time for any child. But it has the potential to be exceptionally tough for students with severe food allergies.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 04:44am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfton, Food allergies, allergies, school

Making the decision to not have children

A 2010 Pew study shows one in five American women has never had children. In the 1970s, that ratio was one in 10. Why are more women opting out of motherhood?

Monday - 07/21/2014, 06:59am EDT

Tags: kids, Randi Martin

Listen

Giant to offer Alexandria woman's organic children's foods

If you shop at Giant, you'll soon see a new organic food option for children in the frozen food aisle.

Thursday - 07/17/2014, 09:34am EDT

Tags: Mom Made Foods, Heather Stouffer, organic food, Alexandria

Kiplinger: Save money; buy used

Consumers can save big on used electronics, furniture, children's play items and evening wedding dresses, according to Kiplinger's Finance.

Tuesday - 07/15/2014, 03:05pm EDT

Tags: WTOP Saves You Money

Parenting: The guilt felt by working moms

Many working mothers experience guilt for not being able to be home with their children. But researchers say there's no need for the worry.

Monday - 07/07/2014, 08:51am EDT

Tags: Mothers, working mom, Randi Martin, Gina Brown,

Listen

Type of drowning kills hours after submersion

What many parents may not realize is there is a form of drowning that's deceptive and kills over time.

Wednesday - 06/18/2014, 06:06am EDT

Tags: Paula Wolfson, drowning, health, water, swimming, children,

The modern dad: Staying home to raise kids

Roughly 2 million fathers stay home with their kids full-time, and a growing number are choosing to do so.

Tuesday - 06/17/2014, 06:51am EDT

Tags: stay-at-home dad, Rachel Nania, dads

Study: Popular tweens face higher risk of crime, substance abuse as adults

A new U.Va. study suggests that kids who are popular in middle school have higher risk factors of being arrested or abusing alcohol and drugs as adults.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 05:18pm EDT

Tags: university of virginia, tweens

Parents and social media: Time to clean up your act?

Parents are monitoring their children's social media involvement by limiting screen time and restricting access to certain sites. But what many parents don't realize is that their kids are monitoring them as well.

Monday - 06/16/2014, 07:01am EDT

Tags: social media, Twitter, facebook

Listen

Parenting: Does having children really change everything?

You've heard it all before: Having a baby changes everything. But just how much? "All Joy and No Fun" author talks adjusting to parenting.

Monday - 06/09/2014, 06:23am EDT

Tags: Randi Martin, Jennifer Senior

Listen
  • 1
  •