Ardin Patterson

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A New Way To Help Babies Learn Language: Study

While a baby's first words aren't typically spoken until around 12 months of age, new research from Rutgers University shows that through specific auditory training, a baby's brain development can be sped up to improve overall language acquisition and processing.<p>The research, which was published in</i> …

Celebrity Baby Names: Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes Picked...

Hey, girl! We finally found out what name Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes picked for their brand new baby daughter: Esmeralda Amada!<p>Esmeralda is the Spanish variation of Emerald, that amazing bright green gem. It's currently in the top 400 names here in the U.S., though it's on a bit of a downward …

Tips for Making the Most of your First Disneyland Vacation

<i>It’s been almost one month since our amazing, first-time trip to Disneyland as a family! It was truly magical and today I wanted to share more about</i> …

Explorers

How Attachment Parenting Produces Independent Kids

<b>By Zoe Claire,</b><b>The Attached Family, reprinted with permission by Attachment Parenting International.</b><p>Children are in our care for a limited amount of …

12 Of The Most Remarkable Caves On Planet Earth

Virgin cave systems comprise some of the last unexplored regions on our planet. Late last year, for the first time ever, a group of cavers photographed a cave in China that's so vast it even has its own weather system.<p>But for those who deem caving — or spelunking — a little too adventurous, …

Mark Twain

Top 10 family travel destinations for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>Planning a family vacation can become a series of questions followed by several attempts to get everyone from grandparents to parents …

Family Travel