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15 Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen In Less Than An Hour

Want to spruce up your kitchen but don't have much time on your hands? These 15 super-simple DIY projects take less than an hour to complete.<p><b>1. Repaint your mugs</b><p><i>This Heart of Mine</i><p>Are you the unfortunate owner of a set of mugs you just can't fall in love with? Unless they're a priceless family …

Kitchens

The 9 Habits of People Who Never Have to Clean Their Homes

A maid isn't needed, just some better habits.<p><b>1. They put away their clothes every night.</b>When you're changing into your pajamas, it might be tempting to just toss your clothes on a chair or even on the floor, but don't fall prey to that lazy trap. It takes a couple of seconds to put them in your …

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

This Gorgeous iPad Science Book Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again

What if you could touch an old timey science book to learn more?<p>Tinybop Plants is a new iPad app that will make you feel like a kid learning science for the first time again.<p>I can’t remember a single science book I read as a child, but I have an idyllic mental image–we all do, don’t we?–of a book …

Apps

10 Things I Want to Tell My Kids Before They're Too Cool to Listen

This week, my daughter turns 10, and two things occurred to me about this:<p>How the hell do I have a 10-year-old? Is a real adult going to show up and help out with this sometime soon?<br>• There are so many things I want to tell her -- now, before she is in the onslaught of middle school and too cool to …

Relationships

Primary school headteacher's inspirational letter to pupils goes viral

Primary school sends children letter with exam results to say ‘there are many ways of being smart’<p>A school sent a heartwarming letter telling its pupils there is more to life than exam results.<p>The letter was sent out to all Year Six pupils at Barrowford Primary School in Nelson, Lancashire, along …

How Family Game Night Makes Kids Into Better Students

Matching up cards and planning the next chess move can help develop a child’s executive function—a set of skills that may be more important for success than IQ points.<p>There has been a lot of recent attention focused on the importance of executive function for successful learning. Many researchers …

12 Tips For Creating The Ultimate Homework Station

Creating a stylish and streamlined space for your kids.<p>Help kids concentrate on their homework by creating a stylish and streamlined space for all their studying needs.

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids

• <b>Author:</b> Laura Markham<p><b>A groundbreaking guide to raising responsible, capable, happy kids</b><p>Based on the latest research on brain development and extensive clinical experience with parents, Dr. Laura Markham’s approach is as simple as it is effective. Her message: Fostering emotional connection with …

Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters

• <b>Author:</b> Meg Meeker M.D.<p>Dr. Meg Meeker issues fathers thirty days of challenges to help strengthen their relationships with their daughters.<p>Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: The 30-Day Challenge is the highly anticipated follow-up companion to the national bestseller, Strong Fathers, Strong …

What Is the Best Approach to Discipline?

<i>My sisters and I have very different parenting styles. They both use time outs and punishments, and my approach is more what you teach here, Susan, where you try to see the child's misbehavior as letting you know there is a problem that should be handled that the child may not be putting into</i> …

Parenting

The Art of Letting Go

When my boys were tiny, I remember teaching them how to throw a ball. For these little guys, success lay in understanding the mechanics of the throw. If they released the ball too early, it went nowhere, maybe even falling behind them. Holding on too long produced an even more disastrous result …

An Afternoon of Easter Candy Fun

Today’s edible art project is brought to you by Imperial Sugar.<p>My family had such a great time working on these easter candy craft bowls. The pastel …

3 Basic Principles for Positive Parents

<b>Anyone who’s had more than one child can attest that kids come with their own quirks.</b> Different temperaments, personalities, and needs. It makes …

The 7 Stages of Parenting

<i>If these look familiar, it's because they are also the seven stages of grief.</i><p><b>1. Shock and Denial.</b><p>Let's say, for instance, that you ask your child a question and they simply stare back at you blankly. You ask it again, but are met with the same response. Because you want to believe your child is …

Parenting

Inspirational Parenting Quotes

Sometimes, little words of wisdom can go a long way. Here are some of our favorite quotes about overcoming the challenges of parenting.<p>2 of 24<p>2 of 24<p>4 of 24<p>What Kids Love<p>4 of 24<p>5 of 24<p>5 of 24<p>7 of 24<p>7 of 24<p>8 of 24<p>8 of 24<p>9 of 24<p>9 of 24<p>11 of 24<p>11 of 24<p>12 of 24<p>12 of 24<p>13 of 24<p>13 of 24<p>14 of 24<p>14 of 24<p>15 …

Parenting

Kitchen Science: Making Rain Clouds

Here’s something fun to try this weekend – <b>make rain clouds with the kids in your own kitchen!</b><p>Check out my full rain-cloud-making/color-mixing post …

Happy Crafternoon! Four Easy Crafts Using Household Supplies

Creative projects to make with your child -- from the new book Project Kid.<p>Wondering what to do with those orphaned socks? A lone baby sock makes a perfect penguin head.

Crafting

Petit Collage Craft Book

<i>Image and text by Gabrielle.</i><p>Another pretty craft book I wanted to tell you about. This one is by Petit Collage and it’s filled with happy projects …