Ectopic Pregnancy: Knowing the Risks and Treatment Before It’s Too Late

  One of the most blissful, anticipatory times in a woman’s life can be when trying to get pregnant or having confirmed a positive pregnancy test. But...
Child being comforted by mother

Talking to Your Kids About Conflicts and Unsettling Events

  The news of tragic deaths of children and adults at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on Tuesday, May 24, is harrowing and heartbreaking....
9-year-old girl with Down Syndrome with her elementary school teacher

Finding the Perfect Fit for Education

  Parents want the best education possible for their children. But when you parent a child with special needs, deciding which school will best support...

Activities to Keep Your Child’s Party Going

You’ve sent invitations, bought decorations, made a list (and checked it twice) … now you’re ready to throw your child the best birthday party...

Learning New Ways of Parenting, ‘Ready or Not’

  When psychologist Dr. Madeline Levine’s latest book “Ready or Not: Preparing Our Kids to Thrive in an Uncertain and Rapidly Changing World” (Harper, 2020)...
Renee DeBoard-Lucas founder of TRUE Center

Removing Roadblocks to Trauma-Based Care

  High costs no longer need to be a roadblock to families in search of trauma-based care. TRUE Center, a nonprofit providing intervention and prevention services...

Don’t Forget to Brush Your Teeth!

Keep track of your teeth brushing every week. Click on the image below to download this chart as a PDF.  
Diane and Skylar mentor and mentee Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington

Should My Child Have a Mentor?

  As parents, many of us already see ourselves as our child’s mentor. We provide advice and guide them. So why should your child have a...

99 Days of Summer! (August 5-11)

Happy August! Get outside and enjoy the warm weather after two weeks of rain. Here are some outdoor activities you and your kiddos can...

99 Days of Summer! (Week: July 29-August 4)

Rain, rain, go away. Come again another day. Oh but, the forecast calls for another rainy week. Here are some indoor activities to keep...