age 4

  1. Travel

    Travel kits for kids: 15 ideas

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    Most kids love going on vacation, but long car rides can be a bore. Here are some tips on assembling fun and inexpensive travel kits...
  2. Child Development & Health

    Your "accident-prone" child

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    When your child seems to get a lot of bumps and bruises -- more than what you think is typical -- your first instinct may be to...
  3. Children's School & Education

    5 Math games for kids

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    If you want to give your little ones a jump start on math, try these five games and activities. You’ll be surprised how a few simple...
  4. Preschoolers

    10 Quick sleepy-time tricks for kids

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    You’re completely and utterly exhausted, but what’s a sleep-deprived mom to do when your little one simply won’t go to bed? Finding...
  5. Child Development & Health

    How to explain to your kids why parents fight

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    When kids witness their parents butting heads or engaging in a yelling match, they may be confused, scared or even worried that the...
  6. Child Development & Health

    Is 3-D okay for your kids?

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    Advances in technology are bringing 3-D into movie theaters, the home and even your kid's hand-held video game. But the technology...
  7. Child Development & Health

    SpongeBob Square Pants: Who has ADD under the sea?

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    SpongeBob Square Pants provides your children with more than just crazy characters and a catchy theme song. According to a new...
  8. Preschoolers

    How to host a play date that is easy and fun

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    When it comes to hosting a play date, it's important to stick to a few rules. First, keep it simple, and secondly, have fun! Aside...
  9. Babysitters and Childcare

    Keeping your babysitter happy

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    If you've found a good sitter that your kids like and who is dependable, you've got a good thing going. Sometimes finding the good...
  10. Family Activities

    Family activities your toddler will love

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    Part of being a family is doing things together… and when those things are fun for everyone, it’s even better. These family...
  11. Preschoolers

    Differences between potty training and poopy training

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    The potty training journey is something all youngsters embark upon, but for many kiddos, toilet training is a two-part endeavor....
  12. Preschoolers

    5 Best potty training bribes

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    Most parents will tell you that using incentives to potty train your tot makes the undertaking more successful, regardless of what...
  13. Child Development & Health

    Bring back the jungle gyms

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    A new study says that the move toward safer (and less risky) play equipment for kids could be stunting their emotional growth. What...
  14. Age by Age

    Online arcade games for kids

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    Summer screen time doesn't have to mean buying the latest game console or heading to the arcade and spending a lot of money. From...
  15. Baby & Toddler

    Stress-free parenting: Tips to end biting

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    Do you have a biter on your hands? Sure, there are lots of reasons why he might be using this behavior.. but regardless of why your...
  16. Family Activities

    Tips for taking kids to the movie theater

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    Movie theaters can be intimidating for kids. It's loud, the screen is huge, it's dark and they must stay seated for a period of...
  17. Child Development & Health

    Aromatherapy for kids

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    If you are dedicated to green living, you've probably heard of essential oils, but have you tapped into their potential? Essential...
  18. Baby & Toddler

    4 Things to expect while raising two toddlers

    Got toddlers? Then you know that these little people, while only 2 or 3 years old, are thoroughly convinced they rule the roost....
  19. Toys and Play

    Top travel toys for kids

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    Travel toys are a must when traveling with kids. Whether you are traveling by car, airplane, train or boat, check out our pick of...
  20. Activities for Kids

    4 Summer activities to beat the heat

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    Summer has officially arrived! Along with it in many parts of the country, so has the heat. For moms of toddlers and preschoolers,...