Parents pushing for defibrillators in schools

Eight years ago, two teenage boys suffered from sudden cardiac arrest while playing lacrosse for their high school team and subsequently died. Since...

2008 Toy of the Year Awards

The Toy Industry Association held their annual Toy Fair in New York City from February 17-20, where exhibitors bring forth thousands of new and...

3-year-old left home alone

It is a scary, scary world out there for some children. Earlier this week, police in Toronto, Ontario, Canada found a three-year old girl who had been...

Heidi Klum and Seal's naked lessons

How would you feel if you went to the home of a friend or relative with your children, and you were greeted with naked pictures of them on the wall?...

Sometimes coming home is sweeter than leaving

This past weekend I flew across the country for a holiday without my daughter. It was a break I very much needed from work, and to be honest, just a...

New websites designed specifically for kids

If you have kids, you know that the internet can be a pretty scary place with online predators, excessive or inappropriate advertising, the list goes...

Hello Kitty Gun, With Real Bullets

I ran across this video on CNN.com and was, in a word, shocked. Real guns, real bullets, painted pink with Hello Kitty emblems on them. My...

Would you sterilize your teenage daughter?

As if birth control (or lack thereof) wasn't already a controversial enough topic for most, one UK official has now proposed forced, temporary...

As a mother, would you offer to help Britney?

I just finished reading this article on People.com about how Heidi Klum is the latest celebrity who thinks that they can help save Britney Spears, and...

It takes a village to raise a child

I've said that phrase many times, but it has never been more relevant to me on a personal level than over the past few days. Thursday morning I woke...

FollowUs

Flickr RSS