Sleepaway camp provides a unique landscape for children to build independence, self-esteem and, most of all, resilience.
Are Phone Recordings Legal in a Divorce Case?
Recording family events and interactions may be all in good fun, but when one spouse starts recording another without his or her knowledge or consent, there can be major implications. Many people considering or going through a divorce ask whether they can make or use recordings, either audio or visual, as evidence in their case. These recordings can be useful. With the advancement of technology, however, the question of whether these recordings are legal is increasingly more complicated.
7 Ways to Reduce Screen Time
As parents, all of us often wonder – “Are my children spending too much time in front of screens?” The American Academy of Pediatrics and the World Health Organization recommends a variety of things depending on the child’s age, and provide recommendations for ways to help balance the screen time. Given screen time IS a reality for kids of this generation, we turned to Connecticut Children’s whose developmental pediatric experts share 7 ways you can help your child reduce their screen time…in a realistic way!
5 Reasons to Visit the New Bruce Museum on its Grand Opening Day!
On Sunday April 2nd, from 12:00pm – 5:00pm, the @brucemuseum opens the doors of its incredible new building with a free day of activities and fun for the whole family.
The Children’s School: The Importance of the Spoken Word
Every day at The Children’s School brings a feast of words, for the spoken word is more beautiful—and powerful—than you might imagine. Learn more about the importance of conversation in the classroom!
Spend Summer on the Sound with Young Mariners Academy!
Looking for an exciting summer program for your preteen this summer? How about spending the summer on the Sound with Young Mariners Academy through Sound Waters?
Spring Sports – Part I. LACROSSE !
The first in our sports series, everything you need to know about Spring Lacrosse in Greenwich!
6 Benefits of Music Lessons for Kids!
The gift of music education is one of the best investments that parents can make for their children.
Visit Soccer Fun Zone to Experience the Future of Soccer!
The Soccer Fun Zone training facility at Stamford Town Center offers training programs, memberships, camps, team training, fitness games, leagues, and drop-in fun for children and adults. Learn more here!
Greenwich Moms Gives you the Lowdown on Sports!
Don’t be afraid of youth sports. It may look like an overwhelming, sometimes hyped-up, tiger-y, nutso, unapproachable world, but Greenwich Moms in conjunction with our friend, Amanda Wurtz, a local Mom of four and self-professed sports lover, has got your back!
The Mom Resume
Feeling the burn out of the holiday season? It’s because our job as Moms is immense! Read our full Moms job description here. Can you relate?!
How will your property be divided in a divorce in the state of Connecticut?
If you are going through a divorce or preparing for a divorce, it is important to think of how property will be divided. Connecticut is considered an all-property state, which means each spouse’s property, regardless of how it is titled or how it was acquired, can be divisible in a divorce. Learn from the divorce lawyers at Ferro & Battey, LLC how this typically works and what you should know.
Helping Your Child Develop Resilience
The Children’s School welcomes renowned psychologist Dr. Robert Brooks to present their first parenting workshop of the year.
Tips To Help Your Child Set Limits On Candy This Halloween!
Looking for ways to keep your kids from eating their entire bag of candy after trick or treating on Halloween? Dr. Madhu Mathur, MD, MPH, the Pediatrician and Obesity Medicine Physician with Lifestyle Medicine Center gives tips for preparing your child before heading out and helping them set healthy limits (without a meltdown)!
All Moms Could Use Some Additional Support from Time to Time!
Kelly Akehurst, Mental Health Counselor, a mom of two and a survivor of postpartum anxiety and depression shares her thoughts on why Moms could use some additional support from time to time!
Learn How Your Child Can Prepare to Thrive
St. Luke’s invites everyone considering or curious about private school to join us for an upcoming admissions event to find out how St. Luke’s prepares students to thrive.
CodeSpark Academy: The #1 Learn-to-Code Program for Kids!
We are thrilled to share this amazing app that is as fun as it is enriching.
Homework Time: 6 Tips for a Successful Routine!
Educational psychologist Michelle Borba shares her advice for stress-free studying.
5 Reasons to Join a Music Class with your Little One!
Thinking about joining a music class with your little one? Music Together gives us 5 reasons why you should!
Four Tips for Choosing the Right Instrument for Your Child!
Need help choosing the perfect instrument for your child? Eugene’s Music & Learning Studio has Four Tips to consider!