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Sun Safety & Kids

Sun Safety & Kids

How to talk to kids about sun safety and the need to protect themselves from sunburn, melanoma and other types of skin cancer.

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Welcome Home: Moving to Philly

Welcome Home: Moving to Philly

Ways to explore and develop ties within the Greater Philadelphia Area community

January 2015
Pick Your Best Pet

Pick Your Best Pet

How to decide which pet is the best match for your family

January 2015
Take the Kids: Newark, DE

Take the Kids: Newark, DE

What to do with kids in Newark, DE

January 2015
New Year's Resolutions

New Year's Resolutions

MK readers share their New Year's Resolutions for parenting in 2015.

January 2015
Home for the Holidays: Neighborhood Decorations

Home for the Holidays: Neighborhood Decorations

The best neighborhood holiday light displays in Philadelphia, the PA suburbs, Delaware & South Jersey

December 2014
No Jacket Required?

No Jacket Required?

It's freezing outside! Why do so many kids insist on not wearing a winter jacket? Update: How MK readers encourage their kids to dress for cold weather — or not!

December 2014
Toy Test: Games

Toy Test: Games

The best games of 2014, reviewed by MK readers and their kids

November 2014
Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween Costume Ideas

Hot kid Halloween costumes, store-bought and DIY

October 2014
Take the Kids: Lambertville & New Hope

Take the Kids: Lambertville & New Hope

What to do in Lambertville, NJ and New Hope, PA with kids

September 2014

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Meet MK Mom: Lori DeMonia

Meet MK Mom: Lori DeMonia

Local mom Lori DeMonia's family faves includes good autism support resources

Autism: Through My Eyes

Autism: Through My Eyes

10 things kids with autism want the world to know

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Healthy Living

Corporal Punishment

Corporal Punishment

Experts and readers debate the physical discipline method of corporal punishment

Breastfeeding in Public

Breastfeeding in Public

How to breastfeed in public — in comfort and with confidence.

Cool School Supplies

Cool School Supplies

Cool school supply ideas for kids heading back to elementary school, high school, middle school and college.

The Women's Guide to Family Car Buying

The Women's Guide to Family Car Buying

Tips to get women comfortable with the process of buying a family car

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Music Reviews

Kids Music: For the Beach and Back to School

Kids Music: For the Beach and Back to School

Kathy gives us a beach playlist, talks up the Kids Corner Stage at the Philadelphia Folk Festival and reviews new back-to-school CDs.

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Meet a MetroKids Mom

Meet Our CoverKid: Jaime Lynne W.

Meet Our CoverKid: Jaime Lynne W.

Meet 7-year-old CoverKid Jaime Lynne W., winner of a John Robert Powers scholarship

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Classes

The Art of Public Speaking

The Art of Public Speaking

Help kids get over their fear of public speaking with classes and tips.

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Education

How to Keep Up with Gifted Children

How to Keep Up with Gifted Children

4 ways parents and teachers can encourage gifted children

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Education Features

The Art of Public Speaking

The Art of Public Speaking

Help kids get over their fear of public speaking with classes and tips.

How to Keep Up with Gifted Children

How to Keep Up with Gifted Children

4 ways parents and teachers can encourage gifted children

Cool School Supplies

Cool School Supplies

Cool school supply ideas for kids heading back to elementary school, high school, middle school and college.

What Is a Charter School?

What Is a Charter School?

Everything parents need to know about charter schools in the Delaware Valley, including a list of area charter schools.

The Charter School Alternative — Delaware

The Charter School Alternative — Delaware

Everything parents need to know about charter schools in Delaware

The Charter School Alternative — South Jersey

The Charter School Alternative — South Jersey

Everything parents need to know about charter schools in South Jersey

The Charter School Alternative — Philly & PA Suburbs

The Charter School Alternative — Philly & PA Suburbs

Everything parents need to know about charter schools in Philadelphia and its suburbs

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Mom Matters

The Women's Guide to Family Car Buying

The Women's Guide to Family Car Buying

Tips to get women comfortable with the process of buying a family car

Breastfeeding in Public

Breastfeeding in Public

How to breastfeed in public — in comfort and with confidence.

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Maternity

Breastfeeding in Public

Breastfeeding in Public

How to breastfeed in public — in comfort and with confidence.

Breastfeeding in Public

Breastfeeding in Public

How to breastfeed in public — in comfort and with confidence.

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Solutions

How to Keep Up with Gifted Children

How to Keep Up with Gifted Children

4 ways parents and teachers can encourage gifted children

Corporal Punishment

Corporal Punishment

Experts and readers debate the physical discipline method of corporal punishment

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Special Needs Parenting

Divorce in a Special Needs Family

Divorce in a Special Needs Family

Divorce in a special needs family can be fraught. Here's how to act in your child's best interest.

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