Memphis Parent May 2012

Amber McRee Turner sharing family stories with daughter, Lainey.

photographs by Heather Simmons

How one mom gave birth to a children's book while staring down breast cancer Read more


We hear of the many nutritional and nurturing benefits breastfeeding provides your baby. But what aren’t always talked about are the health benefits breastfeeding provides you.    Mothers w... Read more


Tempt timid eaters with yummy dishes from Ripe Read more


Choose one word that best describes what you've learned as a mother... Read more

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photography by Larry Kuzniewski

Joisinga Noble is honing her skills as a crafter and writer Read more

Go the full 40; don't rush baby's arrival Read more


When 37-year-old Cherisse Scott arrives at area high schools, she offers teens straight talk on a matter many adults would rather avoid: sex education. As founder/CEO of Sister Reach, a nonprofit a... Read more


Two parents, four girls, one crazy schedule Read more

Kids who love trains have reason to celebrate Read more

Get your kids reading, and then head to AutoZone Park this summer Read more

Memphis Children's Theatre Festival Read more

Alex Eilers of the Pink Palace to discuss her work with seals Read more

Editor's Note Read more


Give a gift from the heart Read more

What does it take to grace the cover of Memphis Parent? We're always looking for kids with a winning smile, eyes that speak to you, a certain look that draws readers in. Because children are our tr... Read more

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