What Other Parents are Reading...

As we set our sights on spring, while huddling inside playing and reading, here are some recommended books that can transport you to a warmer place, time, or season. Read more

The Strasenburgh Planetarium, part of the Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC), has landed on a milestone anniversary — 50 years. The beloved community treasure celebrated its half-century birthday with its biggest renovation in its history. Read more

5 tips to help your child expand their comfort zone - and learn to stretch outside yours as well Read more

Busy schedules rule our days. Family commitments keep us on the go and life-changing moments take over our routines. As a result, we need to take time to mentally sort out all that is cluttering our minds and determine what is most valuable. Read more

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Does it seem like every time you turn around your home has been taken apart by your little explorer? Don’t despair, as it may simply result from an extraordinary desire to learn. Read more

Over 17 million teenagers struggle with mental health issues. The Mental Health Association (MHA) of Rochester/Monroe County is a local resource for parents and teens. Read more

You can't always get what you want - and if you're lucky, you learn how sweet that can be Read more

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What are you waiting for, mom? Become a breath of fresh air in your own life this spring. These time-out tips will help you put yourself first, today and every day. Read more

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A digital citizenship contract can help you spell out your expectations of appropriate online behavior and send a clear message about how seriously you take your child's safety and online reputation. Read more

Jack and Bonnie Garner create experiences with their grandchildren via cultural getaways and themed dinners. Read more

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With the perfect blend of adventure and responsibility, camp life teaches kids valuable lessons they can use for the rest of their lives. Read more

OFC Creations' ROC Summer Theatre Experience is the largest theater summer camp program in upstate New York. Read more

Day camps come in all shapes and sizes, appealing to a range of interests and ages. Here are some tips for finding a camp that invests in your youngster by creating an unforgettable experience. Read more

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