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The 10 Best Places for Kids’ Birthday Parties in L.A.

Whether you have a Disney-obsessed tot or a thrill-seeking tween, these are the best party places in town! As parents, we all want the best for our children, and that can be especially true when it comes to giving them the birthday parties of their dreams. For some of us... more

What's Your Day Care Sick Policy?

Should you send your kids to day care if they?re not feeling well? Knowing your day care center's sick policy can help you decide. Your toddler wakes up more tired than usual, with a runny nose and glazed eyes. You take his temperature; it’s 100. You have an... more

New Book Box for Kids Is a Parent's Dream Come True

Literati finds the best kids' books and ships them to you.  Two best friends and major book lovers have created a new subscription service that parents everywhere will love. Instead of roaming the bookstore aisles with your kids, Literati selects the best reading materials for them based on their... more

Breaking Down Preschool Benefits and Pricing

Prior to elementary school, preschool serves as your child’s first foray into formal education. While many parents turn to preschool as a means to reenter the workforce, preschool’s main benefit lies in its ability to foster the development of kids under age 6. Picking a preschool should be an easy... more


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What age is considered "elderly"?

Yesterday, my daughter saw an aging gentleman walking down the street with the help of (what I assumed to be) his caregiver. She asked me why the man needed help and I explained that he was elderly, and sometimes elderly people need a little more help getting around than others... more

The 10 Best Mommy and Me Classes in L.A.

Spend some quality time with your kids while helping their development and growth in one of these fun, interactive classes. Babies and toddlers don’t come with handbooks, and figuring out how to best encourage and contribute to your child’s development can be a daunting task, especially if you’re a first-time... more

The 15 Best Lego Sets for Kids

Discover the best Lego sets for kids ages 3 to 10 and hear from top Lego experts, too.The best Lego sets aren't just the ones that will make your kids squeal with delight once they see the box. The true mark is how they put it together and... more