10 Reasons Screen Time Is Good For Kids

You've heard  the negatives a million times.  Screen time causes latent aggression, obesity, social anxiety disorder, ADHD and poor sleep habits.  Kids who stay in and play video games should be outside...

What Pediatricians Really Want To Tell Parents

Do you plan on taking an active role in your kids' health and well-being, or will you leave that completely up to your Pediatrician? Recently I took a moment to sit down with a very successful, charming and...

How To Write A Love Letter To Your Kids

The other day my son and I were having one of our more ‘profound’ conversations about being positive in life. He couldn’t remember anything that he’d done that was positive, and he was feeling a little...

Discipline Your Kids Like Pro Athletes

Kids and professional athletes have a lot in common: they have tons of energy, they can be extremely aggressive and they often cry like babies when things don't go their way.  If you've ever given a child...

10 Tips For Surviving A Gymboree Class

At this point, it’s almost a rite of passage for American parents. Maybe the weather stinks and you’re trapped indoors. Or maybe you’ve read that it’s good for your toddler to get a little group...

How To Keep Cool With Your Kids

You’re red-faced. Nuclear. Ready to blow. You’ve repeated the same thing two hundred thousand times and your kids still aren't listening. Still don't get it. You feel the rage boiling up inside of you,...

How I Ruined My Daughter’s First Date

15 years ago, when my wife and I first found out that our baby was going to be a girl, the doctor told a joke that has since been repeated to me about a thousand times. “With a boy, you only have to worry...