Metro Kids

Moms Making a Difference

Mother-of-two Lisa Lightner inspires moms of kids with special needs through the blog she co-authors, A Day in Our Shoes, and her work as a Chester County, PA advocate for kids with disabilities.

Advantages of Arts Classes

Teaching your child skills such as cooking is a soothing way to help them develop important qualities for the future like patience and creative thinking.

The Cloth Diaper Option

Whether you choose cloth or disposable diapers, here are the pros and cons of both to help you make an informed decision for you and your baby.

You Can Prepare for a Home Emergency

Preparing your family for weather and other large-scale emergencies can be stressful. Think about watching the news before a big snowstorm. What do the newscasts always show? People rush to stock up on bread, milk, and eggs. Buy more rock…

Art Smarties

Art classes have many benefits for kids, such as a boost in self-confidence as well as development of fine motor skills.

Unplugged Summer Fun

Toy industry experts have recently updated their top 10 game or toys choices. None need batteries or involve a screen of any kind, making them perfect for road trips and vacation.

Safe at Summer Camp?

Parents worry about safety when they send their kids to camp. States vary in their laws and regulations regarding summer camp, so it’s important to ask these questions and get the answers you need for a safe summer camp experience.

Zika Virus Dangers

  In early 2015, news broke about a virus circulating through Brazil with devastating effects to newborns. The infection, known as Zika, spread mostly through the bite of a mosquito and began to cause global concern. Seemingly sudden news to…