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Parent & Child for Ages 11-13

 
Volunteering offers many benefits for kids — and the people they serve. Find out which option works best for your family.
In trying to boost kids’ self-esteem, we may be tearing it down. Learn how to build a healthy sense of confidence in children.
Why and how exercise—and dance parties—boost kids’ brain power.
Thinking about adopting a pet as a gift? Read these 4 tips first to make sure you're ready.
Designer Todd Oldham shares a creative way to wrap gifts: Help your kids make homemade gift wrapping paper!
These easy ways help incredibly busy kids and families to give back to their communities (and have a blast at the same time).
Getting kids to eat breakfast — and a healthy one at that — can be a challenge. Here are some ideas to tackle 3 picky eater breakfast...
Here are three simple ways to incorporate healthy produce into snacks and lunches that may just win over your picky eater.
Find activities that are great (and not-so-great) for kids playing with the family pet from Amy Kantor, a mom and veterinarian in New York...
Whip up a filling, meatless dinner with 6 ingredients (and 30 minutes!) with this easy bean burrito–inspired casserole recipe.
Introduce kids to tofu with these yummy peanut noodles. The vegetables and peanut butter make this meatless dish filling and protein-rich.
Brimming with vegetables and beans, this filling minestrone soup will keep your family full and nourished.
Eggs and cheese are two usual hits with kids. Combine them in this yummy sandwich recipe for a meat-free, protein-rich meal!
Before young kids can memorize phone numbers, this handy, easy safety cuff craft will keep important numbers hidden in a colorful bracelet.

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