Anatomy of a Perfect After-school Snack

Kids are ravenous around 3 p.m. And you want to make sure you put healthy food in front of them — in healthy quantities. Instead of wolfing down whatever’s around, here’s how to serve up balanced snacks with six helpful snack ideas.

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Yummy, Portable Dinners Ready in Under 25 Minutes!

After they drop the kids off at after-school activities, a lot of moms drive back home, fix dinner, pick up the kids, drive home AGAIN, and drain the whole evening serving dinner and cleaning up. These recipes are a great way to feed your kids while they’re away, and give yourself some afternoon rest!

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How to Make Nightly Homework Run Smoothly

Completing homework each night is riddled with challenges. Growling tummies, iPad games and the temptation to watch TV are just a few of the distractions threatening to push your child’s homework till the last minute. Here are five ways to help your kids stay on track.

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Dear My Last Kindergartener

With her baby off at school, a mom reflects on how much it fills her heart. And breaks her heart. This video perfectly captures that wonderfully bittersweet moment.

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