Memphis Parent November 2011


Working to make Memphis a better place. more

Feb 15, 2012 11:11 AM

There is a small army of parents doing battle in the middle of the night. While most families are tucked snug in their beds, these parents are up comforting wailing babies or disoriented toddlers w... more

Feb 2, 2012 2:53 PM Health

We recently discovered an interesting series of podcasts now available to parents. They are produced by the national nonprofit, Zero to Three, an organization that focuses on the importance of chil... more

Feb 2, 2012 2:49 PM Technology

New sign reminds people you've got a newborn. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:47 PM Health

We’ve found several good reasons to make a day or weekend trip to Little Rock, Arkansas, this month. And your family will gain some worthy history lessons in the process. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:45 PM Travel

Your child will gain independence by learning daily routines. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:43 PM

Remember food safety basics during the holiday season. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:39 PM Food

In South Memphis, the Creative Life Enrichment Center provides inner-city children a sense of purpose and an alternative to the streets. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:36 PM Education

The Caldecott Medal winner talks to us about life, art, his new movie, and his amazing tales for kids. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:34 PM Features

PICK THIS • The Miracle Blanket This really is a “miracle” blanket. It’s slightly more complicated than traditional swaddle blankets, but this product ensures that your baby’s arms and legs will ... more

Feb 2, 2012 2:31 PM Family Finances

Cursing is everywhere in today's culture, but who wants it coming from a 5-year-old? more

Feb 2, 2012 2:26 PM Health

Step Ahead Foundation offers free birth control for women. more


Slow Worker Q: My son is in the sixth grade and started this year at a new school. He is having a difficult time adjusting to the amount of homework assigned because he is very slow at completi... more

Feb 2, 2012 2:18 PM Education

Ever cringe when you’re looking at the price of spices? I’m always amazed at the big prices paid for such little containers. Last night, I must have spent 15 minutes in vain looking for a small tin... more

Feb 2, 2012 2:15 PM Family Finances

Kids' photo contest sponsored by National Wildlife Federation. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:12 PM

Explore this magical garden at night. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:10 PM

Take a spin on the ice this month. more

Feb 2, 2012 2:09 PM Health

Last month, my son did the driving as we left Memphis for middle Tennessee and our annual church camp retreat. We’ve attended this lovely weekend every year, religiously, for the past decade or so.... more

Feb 2, 2012 2:07 PM

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