ManyPets put together a list of 10 different tips to consider before becoming a first-time foster pet parent.
Why you should protect your child’s eyes, especially in the summer heat. Veuer’s Chloe Hurst has the story!
Commentary: The mistake I most often see parents make is worrying too much about raising perfect kids.
California would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consent, the youngest age of any state, under a proposal…
If you’re a beginner plant parent with low light in your home, try these easy plants that @cindiyang recommends including snake plants, pothos, and ZZ plants.
Surfside Mayor Charles Burkett says he encountered a little girl praying alone near the collapse site, where one of her parents is missing.
Follow these tips for a smooth guilt-free transition back to the workplace. Buzz60’s Chloe Hurst has the story.
Reagan Kastner is a houseplant stylist and “the hero your dying plants need,” so it’s no surprise this TikTok plantfluencer is there for first time plant parents. If you’re dipping your toes into the world of plant buying for the first time, she recommends the hearty ZZ plant thanks to its ability to tolerate anything from low to bright light, the low maintenance watering schedule, and the easy of cloning giving you more bang for your buck.
Pet owners have another big concern when picking out their first plants: is this nontoxic for my dog or cat? TikTok user @joy.of.plants has those longtime pet parents and aspiring plant parents covered with this list of pet safe plants for beginners. Notably the pothos, snake plant, and ZZ plant are nixed from the list due to toxicity, but you can still hone your green thumb with the baby rubber plant peperomia, quick growing spider plant, and the waxy flowering hoya plant.
There's a legal note attached to the bill flagging possible state constitutional issues over overriding the Board of Public Education's role and local districts' control.
The moment your child re-engages in a cooperative manner, praise your child enthusiastically and specifically. For example, “Way to go on joining us at the dinner table respectfully! I am really proud of you.” If you start to hear pleading for a cookie again, go back to ignoring the dandelions. When the rose — your child — returns, provide more praise. You may feel silly bouncing back and forth, but it’s important to water the appropriate flower in the garden — that is, the behavior you want to see.
Museums and other cultural institutions are taking a go-slow approach to reopening, and visitors can expect greatly reduced capacity, an emphasis on advance ticketing and directional signs to keep people apart.
The Bair Family Clubhouse will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. for current members who are homeless or have a parent working for one of the hospitals or who are first-responders. Eligible families have been contacted by local Club staff.
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Ultimately, all the parenting tips and suggestions you see in the world constitute “pretty generic, commonsense stuff,” said Lesley Curtis, 40, the married mother of a 5-year-old girl in South Philadelphia, and the owner of a communications company.
The Montana Supreme Court struck down a state program that provided tax credits for contributions to a private school scholarship fund because religious schools were included in the program. The state court said the program violated a state constitutional ban on sending public funds to religious institutions, even indirectly through the scholarship program. Montana parents are challenging the ruling as a violation of their religious freedom under the U.S. Constitution.