For Mothers & Tias

[Video] 8 of the Hottest Toys for Tweens According to Chris Byrne’s, Author of “Toy Time”

Whether delivered in traditional toys or products driven by advanced technology, toys that keep kids and their imaginations at the center of the play experience. With increasing emphasis on value and play value, how do parents pick toys that will create outstanding play experiences for their kids? That’s one of the big questions heading into […]

Girl Super Hero Action Figures Gift Sets Inspire Imaginative Play

As the holidays approach, IAmElemental, the toy company that pioneered strong, healthy female action figures, has issued limited-edition gift sets of its award-winning superheroes.  The gift sets feature female action figures from the company’s Series 1/Courage (Bravery, Energy, Honesty, Industry, Enthusiasm, Persistence and Fear) and Series 2/Wisdom (Creativity, Ingenuity, Curiosity, Logic, Exploration, Mastery and Oblivion). Available […]

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 […]