For Mothers & Tias

Shopping Expert Claudia Lombana Recommends these 4 Products to Help you Prepare for Back to School

Going back to school used to be a simple matter of choosing pens, pencils, and a lunchbox. Now, getting the kids ready for school is a multiple choice quiz for deciding the best technology, fashions, and trends to help make a student successful. From kindergarten to college, shopping expert Claudia Lombana explains the hottest new trends and […]

Transform Your Kid into a Superhero with the New Photo-Personalized Storybook “Super Kid!”

A recent study published in Child Development by researchers at Hamilton College and the University of Pennsylvania found that kids in costume work harder and persevere longer—calling this the “Batman Effect.”  Superhero play can positively affect childhood development, boosting a child’s confidence, creativity, problem-solving ability, and work ethic. The power of reading and imaginative play can have a transformative power on kids. In the personalized […]

“Listen-Learn-Link,” the First-Ever Bilingual Hotline for Families with Kids with Hearing Loss

Early identification and intervention is extremely important for an infant with hearing loss to achieve listening and spoken language skills. The human brain is programmed to learn language during the first six years of life – with the first three-and-a-half years being the most critical. Without intervention, it becomes increasingly difficult to acquire language and literacy […]

[Video] Sarah Jessica Parker Teems up Again with Gap for Back to School Collection

  Gap launches the next Gap | Sarah Jessica Parker collection, a limited-edition assortment of girls and boys apparel and accessories. This is the second season of the collaboration which reunites Gap and Parker, who starred in a series of Gap ads in the early aughts. Inspired by Parker’s childhood memories and favorite hand-me-downs, each piece is […]

Here’s What Inside “Kashi by Kids,” the First Line of Organic Foods Made for Kids, by Kids

Kashi  introduces Kashi by Kids, a collection of delicious, awesome and organic cereals co-created with kids, for kids. As the company’s first line developed for kids, Kashi collaborated with passionate Gen Z leaders who inspire others to make a difference in the world and share Kashi’s desire to make a positive impact through food to create something #AwesomeTogether: Kashi by […]

Here are the Findings of a National Survey of 14-22 Year Olds About Mental Health

A national survey of 14- to 22-year-olds provides new evidence on the growing mental health crisis affecting young people. The survey, sponsored by Hopelab and Well Being Trust (WBT), finds that large numbers of teens and young adults experiencing moderate to severe symptoms of depression are turning to the internet for help, including researching mental health issues online (90 […]

KIDBOX.com Offers Limited Edition “Uniform Boxes” Perfect for Back to School

Since its inception two years ago, KIDBOX has won the trust of an engaged and rapidly growing audience by delivering quality, well-known brands in its boxes at unbeatable prices, seizing upon the perfect opportunity to introduce proprietary clothing brand lines that appeal to both kids and parents. We recommend: [Shopping] 12 Acne-Fighting Essentials to Add […]

[Shopping] 30 Cool & Fun Lunchboxes for Tweens You Can Find Online

Other than the mind, no other back to school item is as useful and essential than what your tween eats during the day….and what you got to carry it! Help your tween  show off their favorite comics character by shopping on of these uber-cool  – and practical – lunchboxes we found online. Just browse, select and […]

[VIDEO] Review: “Pandora: The World of Avatar” Attraction at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Located within Disney’s Animal Kingdom park, Pandora – The World of Avatar provides eco-tourists the opportunity to join Alpha Centauri Expeditions (ACE) for the transformational experience of a lifetime—filled with unforgettable expeditions, floating mountains, a bioluminescent forest, winged mountain banshees and more. In partnership with ACE, visitors of every age will have the chance to explore […]

New Summer Camps for Treating Video Game and Screen Addiction for Ages 11-18

“Summerland” is the first residential treatment program designed for the treatment of videogame and screen addiction in children and adolescents. Summerland’s behavioral change program was designed in association with leading researchers from universities like Iowa State, New York University, and UC Santa Barbara. Campers participate in cognitive behavioral therapy sessions and a comprehensive after-care program with Summerland behavioral coaches in order to […]

[VIDEO] Think the Bikes from Netflix’s “Stranger Things” are Cool? Now You Can Have One Too!

“The bikes featured in Stranger Things have almost become their own characters,” says Milissa Rick, senior director of marketing, Schwinn. “These retro bikes are the kids’ primary form of transportation – taking them towards adventure and away from danger. It’s exciting to be a part of this incredible series with the launch of Mike’s Bike. The limited-edition Mike’s […]