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7 Top Driving Safety Tips for Teen Drivers (with sample family agreement!)

“Every year more than two thousand teen drivers are involved in fatal motor vehicle crashes,” said Torine Creppy, president of Safe Kids Worldwide. “Time and again we hear stories about teens whose inexperience, when combined with unnecessary risk-taking, like not wearing a seat belt, results in tragedy. We recommend: [Video] Safe Kids Worldwide and Cheverolet Launch […]

18 Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips for Parents

It is estimated that more than 41 million children will trick-or-treat nationwide this Halloween. The nation’s emergency physicians offer a few tips to make sure that your child stays safe and that any fright is the fun kind – that doesn’t include a health scare or trip to the emergency department. We recommend: 10 of […]

Study Find Gen Z Boys Prefer Non-Traditional vs Traditional Sports

The cultural tenets specific to Gen Z have led to disruption within numerous industries, and sports is not immune. Broadly, Gen Z values creativity, innovation, skill, and hard work; its members are open minded and progressive. According to the new data published today Whistle Sports, this trend manifests as an extremely inclusive view of what […]

inherQuests Launches Kickstarter Campaign for Financial Game Boxes for Girls

inherQuests, a New York-based start-up company founded by Dina Shoman, launched its Kickstarter campaign Wednesday, October 10, 2018. By reaching its funding goal of $20,000 on Kickstarter, inherQuests will produce the first six boxes in its Financial Fun Box series and continue designing the remaining boxes. inherQuests’ Financial Fun Box aims to help parents tackle difficult conversations about money to […]

[Video] Looking for Teens to Submit Short Videos for the #DrivingSkills101 Challenge

Members of SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) are being challenged to spread the word about the risks teen drivers face when having too many passengers in the vehicle, in the annual #DrivingSkills101 campaign sponsored by The National Road Safety Foundation, a non-profit organization that promotes safe driving, and SADD. Studies show that talking with other […]

[Video] Safe Kids Worldwide and Chevrolet Launch Award-Winning Teen Driver Safety Video

Motor vehicle crashes remain the leading cause of death for American teens and are most often the result of inexperienced teen drivers taking risks like not buckling up, texting, driving with teen passengers, speeding, driving under the influence or driving in the dark. In recognition of National Teen Driver Safety Week (October 21-27, 2018), Safe […]

[Video] 4 Tips to Prepare the Family Dog for Winter

When winter approaches, it brings a number of distractions and factors that tend to keep people from getting outside and staying active. From holiday parties and vacations to bad weather, it’s important to keep health and exercise top of mind throughout the busy season. This is especially important for your furry friends since they depend […]

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 […]

Top 10 Lunch Box Hacks Using Hormel Foods Products

As kids across the country start heading back to school for the upcoming school year, Hormel Foods  is providing its top “lunch box hacks” of the year to help simplify weekly school lunch and snack time preparation all while adding some fun surprises when students open their lunch bags. The following list of “lunch box […]

[Video] The “Kids Obstacle Challenge” for Tweens & Teens is Coming to a City Near You

Kids Obstacle Challenge aims to inspire younger generations by bringing kids and their families a fun, action-packed experience to enjoy together. The 1.5-2 miles long adventure course is designed for kids ages 5-16 and their parents and includes mud to crawl through, water to jump over, and 13-15 fun and challenging obstacles. Kids Obstacle Challenge is […]