Memphis Parent December 2012


It’s fitting that my last Bargain Beth column comes in December – the last month of the year and one of my favorite holidays, Christmas.
     Although I will continue to write for Memphis Paren... more

Jan 1, 2013 12:05 AM Family Finances


photograph by Baks |

Health Matters more

Jan 1, 2013 12:05 AM Health


photograph by Zurijeta |

If you have a child who’s on the hyperactive side, you may feel like it’s your job to teach your child to sit down and concentrate. But a new study found that allowing children to move actually hel... more

Jan 1, 2013 12:05 AM Health

Ways to strengthen family bonds throughout the year. more

Jan 1, 2013 12:05 AM


Illustrations by Tony De Luz

Sammie Jo and Grandma stood outside the garage door, waving goodbye to mommy as she backed the car down the long winding drive and onto the two-lane road beyond. When they could no longer see flash... more

Jan 1, 2013 12:05 AM

Infant massage can calm stormy nights of colic more

Jan 1, 2013 12:05 AM Health

This holiday season, bring friends together to make tamales. more

Jan 1, 2013 12:05 AM Food


photo by Michaeljung |

If you’ve got a tween or teen and want to learn more about the International Baccalaureate degree program, be sure to go to where we’ve posted a roundup of upcoming open-house dat... more

Dec 6, 2012 10:48 AM


Photography by Marci Lambert

Special thanks to our models: James, Madison, Sabrina, and Sunehri. • Also thanks to La Maison Antiques on Poplar for providing props for our set.   James: Tartan Train line from J... more

Dec 4, 2012 1:23 PM Family Finances

Artificial tree displays begin sprouting at home improvement stores in October. Holiday shopping commercials start on television before the trick-or-treaters arrive. And more and more stores are st... more

Dec 4, 2012 12:02 PM

Kroc Memphis now accepting charter members more

Dec 4, 2012 11:52 AM

Young children love moving to music. That’s why Music for Aardvarks continues to grow in popularity; they even received gold in this year’s Family Choice Awards. If you’ve never experienced Mr. Joe... more

Dec 4, 2012 11:35 AM


photo by Ukrphoto |

Each fall, my teenage son eagerly anticipates Thanksgiving. “How soon before we go to Nana and Pawpaw’s house?” he’ll start asking me in October. “Have you made the reservations yet? I’m ready to g... more

Dec 4, 2012 11:21 AM

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