28.9 F
Washington D.C.
Monday, March 20, 2023

In This Issue

Developmental Disabilities Awareness: 13 Tales to Inspire and Educate

By Luz Flores, librarian at Noyes Library for Young Children, Montgomery County Public Libraries. All book covers are provided by their publishers. For Developmental Disabilities...

Family Fun: 6 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Kids

Each holiday brings with it the opportunity to participate in unique celebrations with your kids, and St. Patrick’s Day has no shortage of fun...

Education’s Unsung Heroes Honored Through Art

When Terri Downey-Holton, a training specialist in food and nutrition services at Baltimore City Schools, was recognized in a special art exhibit, she felt...

Keeping Your Kid Uninjured and Off the Bench

Staying active is an important part of staying healthy, and spring sports are a great way to keep your child on the move. However,...

Are Rare Diseases More Common Than We Think?

When you hear hoof beats, think horses—not zebras. This is what doctors are taught during their training, meaning that the first and more likely...
A girl holds her elbow in discomfort.

Rare Disease Day: What Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Is (And Isn’t)

Flexibility is usually described as a positive trait in children. They might be able to do party tricks like bend their pinky backwards or...

What to Remember When Packing for Camp

Every year, the highlights of camp season are different. A new friend made, a new hobby discovered or perhaps a new favorite food. But...

Editor’s Picks: Balance bike, party games and more indoor and outdoor fun

By Elena Epstein, Director of the National Parenting Product Awards. All images are provided. Bunny Hopkins Swing Collection A unique handmade wooden disc swing for indoor...

10 Books for Learning and Family Fun

Give the gift of reading for birthdays, holidays and other special occasions with children's books about leadership, imagination, faith, grief, fighting for justice and...
Healthy New Year's Resolutions for Families

Healthy Goals for Families in 2023

At nearly two months into the new year, it's a good time for families to reflect on making positive changes in their lives. And...