Making sure your kids would be taken care of if something happened to you is one of the most important responsibilities of being a parent. While we’d all like to think we’re invincible, the truth is that misfortune is seldom expected, so putting a plan in place to protect your kids is critical to keeping […]
Returning to the workforce after maternity leave is a major step. It requires forethought, planning and a willingness to try new things as well as to connect and learn from those around you.
Before you take the plunge, make sure you’re really getting below the surface and discovering who’s who and what’s what in a particular town.
One of the most common challenges that parents face is getting their children to do chores around the home. If you’re looking for ways to get your kids to help out more, there are a few incentives that you can offer.
Hi! I’m a former Manhattan nanny with 12 years’ experience, and I’m totally obsessed with the child care in a weird geeky way. My column is all about you the new parent, looking to go back to work after a long pregnancy and the birth of junior, or you, the mom who needs an extra pair of hands […]
Since you first started imagining life in suburbia, you no doubt started picturing your “dream house.” Maybe it’s a vision you’ve been kicking around for years, or maybe it’s just now starting to take shape. Either way, it’s getting clearer and clearer by the day – the perfect backyard, a big master suite, an amazing […]
When space gets tight in the city, many moms consider a move to the suburbs. Is such a move starting to make sense to you? We recently held a highly informative and illuminating teleclass with Heather and Zach Harrison, the co-founders of Platinum Drive Realty – our generous sponsor – as they provided the inside scoop on […]
Hi! I’m a former Manhattan nanny with 12 years’ experience, and I’m totally obsessed with the child care in a weird geeky way. My column is all about you the new parent, looking to go back to work after a long pregnancy and the birth of junior, or you, the mom who needs an extra […]