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6 Apps for Hard-Working Parents

From healthy dinners in a box, to digitally keeping track of children and more, FOXBusiness.com combed the ranks of today’s startup community to find services aimed at making life easier on oft-overbooked parents. From early-stage startups to late-stage ventures raising their fourth round of …

5 Tips to Protect your Children, Tweens and Teens from Dangerous Games on Social Media

This article was written by Tyler Cohen Wood for Manilla.com.<p>As many of us know, social media changes so quickly that it is often hard to keep up. New videos and games pop up constantly and immediately go viral. The latest craze to hit social media is a game called Neknominate.<p>How the game works is …

Social Media

It Happened Again. That's Why I Believe You'll Share This Post...

It Happened Again. That’s Why I Believe You’ll Share This Post…<p>Shares 179<p><b>It happened again.</b><p>An adult tried to lure a child into a car.<p>In broad …

PART ONE: The 10 Worst Mistakes You Can Make When Talking To Your Kids About Sex

Shares 21<p><b>There are just some things you can't possibly know when you hold your first newborn child.</b><p>Like that Easter grass loses its appeal after …

Melted Bead Craft - Valentine's Day Wind Chimes

This is not a hands off kind of craft. My three year old did the first half with no help and I did the 2nd half of this melted bead craft all by …

3 Ways to Protect Your Teen from Her Selfie

OK, first off, let's bridge the learning gap here. Not to insult anyone's intelligence, but if you're like me, you're probably struggling to keep up with your teen's vocabulary, which is likely growing at an exponential rate and not exactly in a way that might help her ace her SATs. Thus, you may …

Social Media

5 Ways to Make Hiking Fun for Kids

Like I’ve mentioned before, we love to make hiking fun. We try to get outdoors at least once a month to explore some new part of our pretty …

Kids

10 Gorgeous Holiday Gifts Kids Can Make Themselves

Image:<p>December 4, 2013 at 11:23 AM<p>My daughter has been telling me for weeks now that she's making my Christmas gift. So far she hasn't slipped and …

18 Easy Christmas Ornaments to Make With Kids

Get your family crafting this holiday season: These easy handmade Christmas ornaments are sure to keep everyone busy until Santa arrives.<p>Place 3/4- to 1 1/4-in. beads from a craft store onto thick pipe cleaners, folded in half so kids can easily hold while painting them. Remove pipe cleaners. …

Crafting

DIY Mom Survival Kit

Nothing is worse than when you are running errands with your kids and disaster strikes. <i>The baby has a diaper blowout and you don’t have any diapers</i> …

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How much sleep does your child really need?

My five-year-old started kindergarten this week. The low-key summer — which he spent digging in dirt and running through sprinklers — is over, and …

Kids

10 Things Moms Should Have in Their Cars at All Times

With the right arsenal of supplies, you'll be ready for anything. Okay, not anything, because with kids, you simply just cannot predict everything, …

My Kids Will Probably Learn About Sex Before We Have 'The Talk'

No, I'm not talking about them sneaking off to watch NC-17 movies or hijacking the TiVo to record sexually explicit HBO shows about people who are …

Why You Should Parent Your Kids Like They're Someone Else's

As it turns out, when you're at someone else's house, you don't have any of the responsibilities that you have at your own. The laundry isn't …

When to talk to kids about sex? Middle school - TODAY.com

<i>Feeling confounded about when to talk candidly with your children about sex? The right time is middle school, says Amber Madison, a safe-sex lecturer and author of the new book “Talking Sex With Your Kids: Keeping Them Safe and You Sane — By Knowing What They’re Really Thinking.” In this excerpt,</i> …

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4 Websites for Tween Girls

She's too old for Club Penguin, too young for Facebook. So where's your tween spending her online time? Girls this age have sites all their …