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Thrifty Ideas for Kids’ Clothes

Kids grow out of their clothes just about as soon as they put them on – and it seems the only thing that gets bigger faster is the price of new clothes for them! But when it comes to kids’ clothes, except for special occasions like birthdays and holidays, it’s really more about quantity than high-priced quality. » Read more

Incredible & Inspiring Kids Who are Making the World a Better Place

By Inhabitots

Most days it seems we're bombarded with bad news -- so when we learn about inspiring kids who are doing all they can to make the world a better place , we love sharing their stories. » Read more

Inhabitots on JustMommies: Eco-Friendly Valentine's Day Crafts & Creations

By Inhabitots

Get your kiddos into the spirit of Valentine's Day by having them put their heart into a crafty creation. Here are 6 eco-friendly Valentine's Day crafts especially for kids, from festive decorations to adorable gift bags. » Read more

10 Ways to Take Better Photos of your Child

By Jeff Cable, Director of Marketing, Lexar Media

Since kids grow up so fast, now is the time to pick up your camera and capture all the special moments – both big and small – of their childhood. By following some of these tips and tricks, you can enhance your photographs and turn precious memories into lifelong keepsakes. 1. Get low » Read more

McDonald's Makes Nutrition Fun

By JustMommies

McDonald's helps teach kids about nutrition in a fun way with three videos that kids can watch on the McDonald's Happy Meal website.  McDonald's offers kids healthy menu choices like Happy Meals with apple dippers and milk or juice.  Now kids can be entertained on the Happy Meal website while they are encouraged to make healthy food choices. » Read more

How to Get Your Couch Potato Off the Couch

Just about every kid loves a lazy day on the couch with a favorite movie or show on TV. But too much time in a sedentary mode can lead to obesity or other health problems. If your children are spending more time on the couch than off the couch, it’s time to help them get moving. Here’s how: » Read more

Parenting Your Young Athlete

If you have a young child who has a natural gift for athletics, you are in luck. Your child is in for a wonderful ride of competition, achievement, and the sheer joy of being part of the game. But being the parent of a young athlete has special responsibilities as well. » Read more

Kids in the Delivery Room

Having your older children with you in the delivery room while you give birth is not such a radical idea. Not too many generations ago, babies were born at home with the help of a family doctor or midwife, and childbirth was simply a fact of life for older siblings. » Read more

Tips for Overweight Kids

By Rebecca Pillar

In the age of fast convenient foods, busy lifestyles, fun video games and T.V programs, children are eating more and exercising less. » Read more

Teach Kids to Be Active

By Patti Teel

(Excerpt from The Floppy Sleepy Game Book by Patti Teel) www.pattiteel.com » Read more