Advice by Parenting Expert Noel Janis-Norton
Our 3 year-old son, Sam, used to sleep through the night like a champ. Recently, he’s been coming in to our room in the middle of the night, and he cries if we try to take him back to his room. My husband and I are so exhausted that we usually just end up letting him sleep with us, but now he comes in almost every night. What can we do to get our good sleeper back and in his own bed?
A Search for Families Who are Paying it Forward
Have you ever dreamed of having your family featured in a got milk?® mustache ad? Well this might be your chance – if you are a family that believes in paying it forward and giving it back.
Scholastic Parent & Child® magazine and the National Milk Mustache “got milk?”® Campaign just announced the return of their “Family of the Year” contest, a nationwide search to identify those families who make a difference in the lives of others in their neighborhoods, schools, or communities by giving back.
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Toy Fair is a huge business conference at which all of the major toy manufacturers, as well as some small up-and-comers, introduce their latest and greatest.
Here’s some of what I learned:
- LEGO blocks and plastic Play Mobile pieces can be tossed into a lingerie bag and sanitized in your dishwasher!
- There are companies out there selling positive messages to kids: Lunchbox Love gives you the chance to put clever little notes in your child’s lunchbox, ICan encourages kids to believe in themselves. Love that!
- Starting next year ...
Win tickets from Macaroni Kid & Kodak
Macaroni Kid and Kodak are giving away three sets of four tickets to see HOP! From the creators of Despicable Me, this film is fun for the whole family.
To win your tickets, leave a comment below with your favorite Easter candy. Drawing will be held at random Sunday April 3rd. No purchase necessary.