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Making Pizzas at Home with the Kids

Making Pizzas at Home with the Kids

Kids and pizza go hand in hand and this simple meal can pack more than just convenience.  With a little bit of planning, you can create extremely healthy meals at home and have fun doing it! more
Purging Picassos

Purging Picassos

As a parent, Brooklyn mom Amanda Wiss knows her children's art surpasses Picasso's finest work. But how can she keep their projects from taking over her home while protecting those pieces she adores and wants to save? more
Katia Hetter
If You Can, We Can!

If You Can, We Can!

Turn on the news and you’ll hear another story about the skyrocketing price of food. Go to the web and you’ll read about the toll it’s taking on American families. more
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Homeade Tree Ornaments

Homeade Tree Ornaments

Part of the fun of Christmas is getting a tree and decorating it.  Some people have parties where everyone brings an ornament and helps bring the tree to life. more
Getting Kids to Behave in Restaurants

Getting Kids to Behave in Restaurants

Some small children act as politely as adults in restaurants and can carry on conversation and manners as if they went to the finest finishing schools in the world. However, most young children under age five are not this well-behaved and frankly, this is pretty normal. more
Baking A Cake Is As Easy As 1,2,3,4

Baking A Cake Is As Easy As 1,2,3,4

What fun it is to bake a cake with your kids for someone's birthday or another special occassion.  It's so easy if you use a recipe, such as the 1, 2, 3, 4 Cake that Alessandra Fernandez sent to us in our Family Heirloom section, or any simple cake recipe. more
Lunch Doesn't Have To Be Complicated

Lunch Doesn't Have To Be Complicated

Why stress over your child's lunch menu when you can keep it simple and healthy? The important thing is that your child gets a nutritious lunch and beverage, which will give him/her enough energy for the rest of the day, or at least until snack. more
Lemonade Stand

Lemonade Stand

A fun activity for you and your kids this summer is to make a lemonade stand. In our case, we took all of the citrus we could find in the fridge, which included lemons, limes and oranges, and made a blended cocktail of the three fruits. more
Kids and Pizza

Kids and Pizza

If your kids like eating pizza, then they will probably have a great time making pizza.  You can make your own dough from scratch, which really isn't too difficult, or you can buy some from your local grocery store or pizza shop. more
Keeping Active This Summer

Keeping Active This Summer

Now that school is almost out, it's important that your kids remain active all summer long and don't wind up sitting in front of the t.v. or computer all day. more