Got an app for that? Devin Snipes probably does. Read more


In many ways, newborns are not quite ready for the world at birth and need a “fourth trimester” of gentle holding, stroking, shushing, and wrapping, says Harvey Karp, M.D., assistant professor of p... Read more


Good for the (pregnant) soul Read more


How to reconnect with old friends when a new baby arrives. Read more

Just when they thought they couldn't get pregnant, the Wilsons give birth to quadruplets. Read more

Cool outings for less than dinner and a movie. Read more

Best bets for those nursery necessities. Read more

Family Finances

An intensive, five-week working-memory training program shows promise in relieving some of the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, a new study suggests. Researc... Read more


Ways to help when school is a chore Read more


Saturday afternoons just got a little hipper at the Rumba Room, downtown’s popular salsa nightclub — if you’re a tot, that is. Owners Edgar and Katherine Mendez launched The Little Disco in January... Read more

Can’t afford to slip away? Here are some places for the kids to play. Spring Break Story Theatre. • New Day Theatre. March 14-18. For ages 5-11, from 9 a.m. until noon. For ages 12-18, from 1-4... Read more

Camp Guide

The fourth in the award-winning series of Gustafer Yellowgold DVD/CD sets is now out. This latest release, Infinity Sock, is a bit different from the previous three recordings in that it tells a st... Read more

Welcome, newbie parents, welcome to the parenting club. What I’m thinking about this month might not provide you with much in the way of practical advice about raising your little one. I’m writing ... Read more

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February 18, 2020