Memphis Parent November 2012


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Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM Health

(Right to left): Writer Telika Howard holds Keziah (10 mos.). Sitting beside her is Xaria (8), 	Montrell (13), Elijah (2), Adam (9), and Tayina (11). Husband Xavier holds the older twin, 
Iydiah (10 mos.).

photograph by Heather Simmons

In an age of small families, these moms dare to follow their heart. more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM

Junior KPAW kids discover animal care goes beyond playing with and grooming a pet.

photographs by Heather Simmons

Teaching children kindness through animal care. more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM

Help him develop a healthier mindset to thrive during challenges. more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM Health

How school-based programs are tackling childhood obesity. more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM Health

Idlewild Elementary School’s fifth-graders had a big surprise waiting for them when they returned to school this year. The imaginative animal poems and block prints they worked hard to create in fo... more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends no TV watching for children under age 2 and two hours or less per day for children over 2. Studies indicate too much television can lead to obesi... more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM Technology


photographs by Jane Schneider

Emily Tickle Thomas' nonprofit sends gift cards to lift up cancer patients. more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM

Bella and Macy Haas

photographs by Marci Lambert

Bella and Macy Haas share a love of gymnastics – and a knack for winning more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM

During election season, we are privileged to use an important tool with the power to benefit our children: The vote. On November 6th, Memphians will vote on Presidential and local candidates as... more

Dec 1, 2012 12:05 AM


photographs by Jamie Harmon

Playback Memphis builds community by exploring shared experiences. more

Nov 16, 2012 9:58 AM Education

This month, adopt some goofy gratefuls, a way to make gratitude easier for kids to grasp more

Nov 2, 2012 11:36 AM Food

Make the Most of your Black Friday more

Nov 2, 2012 11:31 AM Family Finances

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