The Importance of Physical Play 

Our sedentary lifestyle in the United States is literally killing our children. As a society we need to begin focusing on the importance of play....

Back to School 2018: The Best Winter Coats and Accessories

Back to School means fall is on the horizon. We gladly welcome the changing of the seasons from the fiery hot summers to the...

Educational Gifts By Klutz

Gifts, toys, stocking stuffers, and all the excitement of the holiday season is in full swing. The last thing you need to...

8 things to do before your baby heads off to college

The summer before college is an amazing and beautiful time. While you may be working to cope through that your baby is officially (unless...

Back to School: Preschool & Kindergarten Essentials 2016

The early school years are such a precious time. Your young child is just getting the hang of what school is like and his...

Organized, Uniformed and Ready for Kindergarten

  I’ve been mentally preparing myself for this day for years. My oldest child is finally old enough to go to kindergarten. With so many schooling...

Gifts Teachers Will Actually Love

The end of the school year is upon us. Before you grab your kids and run off on summer vacation, it is time to...

BECOMING INVOLVED IN YOUR CHILD’S LEARNING

When it comes to back to school, parents are probably the most excited: let’s be honest, we’re in dire need of some time to...

EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT MAGNET SCHOOLS

When you have kids, you don’t realize exactly how many decisions you have to make just by the time they’re 5 or 6 years...

Back to School 2018: Prepping Your Home for Back to School

School shopping, packing lunches, waking up early, and making sure you actually turned the coffee pot off before you head back to school....it's the...

Why Your Child Needs Supportive Shoes

As our little ones prepare to head back to school, shopping for the school year will soon be in full swing. From backpacks to...

5 Reasons Why Your Child Needs a Dictionary

In this era of technological advancement, our children are being raised in a time and place where books are being shelved for good, printing...

Teacher Appreciation Gifts: 5 Gifts Teachers Will Actually Love

This week, all around the country, students and parents are taking the time to celebrate the people who so selflessly look after and inspire...

The Importance of Creating a Homework Space with Joss and Main

It’s just around that time of year again. School buses will soon be showing up to cart your precious cargo away for yet another...

Care-Package Must Haves for The College Girl

  Do you have a daughter or granddaughter that just flew the nest away to college? If you don't have kids that age yet, perhaps...

5 Things to Know about Middle School Challenges

Middle school is the start of a new era for kids. It’s all about transition. The little munchkin you used to walk to class...

Prepping for Pre-K and Keeping it Minimal

I feel like it was just yesterday that my son was still latched onto me breastfeeding and I researching on my phone looking into...

7 TIPS FOR WHEN ALL THE KIDS GO BACK TO SCHOOL…...

It’s the first day of school! Your social media feeds are bursting with pictures of cute preschoolers, and sweet elementary students (and perhaps some...

Exploring the Options for Your Graduating Teen Who is Just Not...

For some of us we still recall the fear and anticipation of the first day of our last year of high school. Our senior...

“Everyone Wants to Quit in November and February” Time Management Tips...

While this post is geared towards scheduling for homeschoolers, don’t click away if you don’t homeschool! These tips are useful for anyone wanting to...

The Impact of Music in Children’s Lives and Education

“Music is the one art we all have inside. We may not be able to play an instrument, but we can sing along or...

10 Tips for Starting Preschool or Kindergarten

Beginning preschool or kindergarten is a milestone. Your “baby” is growing up! Naturally, you may be apprehensive for such a change. Take a deep...

Educating Your Child About School Violence

  When considering the discussion you should have with your child(ren) regarding school violence, it seems like a daunting and unpleasant task. How do you...

Back to School: Unique Gear 2016

You picked up all the classic back to school items. The first day of school outfit is hanging in the closet, lunchbox is ready...

How to encourage developing fine motor skills

Maybe you’ve heard the term “fine motor skills.” Knee deep in breastfeeding and diapers, you probably didn’t have too much time to think about...

Back to School Shopping with Target 2016

Kids all across the country are beginning to board school buses, get into their carpools and gear up for another school year full of...

Back to School: Shoe Guide 2016

Here at Daily Mom, we know that finding the right back-to-school shoes for your kids is just as important as finding the right clothing...

3 Key Tips for Helping Your Daughter Get Ready for Prom

For your teenage daughter, probably one of the most exciting high school experiences for her, and something she’s counting down to already, is prom....

10 Books Every High School Student Should Read Before Graduation

High school is the time when our kids truly begin to test their wings and gain some freedom while still in the safe confines...

6 Reasons Parents Want Uniforms

  Now that the school year has begun in most of the United States, parents are back to the daily battle of what not to...

Back To School 2018: Fun and Fashionable School Shoes

Ever think to yourself: $150 for those?! It fits in the palm of my hand for goodness sakes! We want our kids to be stylish,...

Healthy and Simple After School Snacks

If you're like most moms, as soon as your child comes through the door after school, you are waiting with baited breath to hear...

5 Effective Reading Strategies for Preschoolers

Preschoolers are like little sponges, ready to soak up the world around them. They are busy transitioning from "babies" into "big kids" and are...

Making Back to School Easier with Labels

Back to school is looming, and you’re probably thinking of the mountains of tasks you need to do to prepare for the return of...

How To: Be a Preschool Supermom

  As school registration begins in the spring, so does the parent responsibilities for next school year.  Being a Super Pre-School Mom is totally attainable...

Back to School: Lunchbox Gear 2016

Part of starting school is packing a lunch. Packing a homemade lunch is often healthier than buying lunch at school. Having a cool new...