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  • Safety tips for traveling with your pets over Labor Day weekend

      

    Before you hit the road with your pet this Labor Day weekend, TripsWithPets.com has put together these tips to keep your four-legged friend safe during the trip. Read more: Clark's Labor...

  • Make your baby monitor hack-proof

      

    Baby monitors are cheap to buy, but are you compromising your family's privacy when you buy one? The new breed of security cameras people put in their homes and small businesses pose some...

  • 3 ways to monitor your teen behind the wheel

      

    When it comes to keeping teen drivers safe behind the wheel, there's a growing arsenal of technology you can use to protect your most precious assets -- your children! Automakers are...

  • Spend on experiences this back-to-school season

      

    It’s that time of the year when parents see their bank accounts drain continuously as the kids go back to school. It’s seemingly a never-ending list of things that our kids need to...

  • Mutant lice resistant to most common treatments found in 25 states

      

    Just in time for the back-to-school season, new research indicates that half of America is infested with a form of head lice that is resistant to most over-the-counter...

  • How to remove 6 common household stains

      

    Whether the culprit is a kid, pet or clumsy adult, the moment something drops, sticks or spills somewhere it isn't supposed to can send you into a frenzy.  Read more:...

  • Banning babies from flights: The debate rages online

      

    Crying kids can be the bane of their existence for business travelers on flights.  But should kids be banned from flights? One writer, a mom with a 12-year-old said, yes during a talk show...

  • Kids complain of having too much homework; study finds they're right

      

    A new study is out, and it is supporting kids' arguments that too much homework equals too much stress.  Students in early elementary school have as much as three times the homework as...

  • Don’t buy school clothes for teens just yet. Wait until….

      

    A few solid reasons why you’ll want to wait a few weeks before buying back-to-school outfits for your teen children.

  • Precious Cargo recalls nearly 500,000 infant onesies over choking risk

      

    Watch out, parents: Clothing company Precious Cargo has recalled nearly 500,000 infant onesies because of a possible choking hazard, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Read...

  • Most American students start school too early

      

    Although 8:30 a.m. or later is the start time most often recommended by health professionals, “fewer than 1 in 5 middle and high schools in the U.S. began” at that time or later in the...

  • 3 beauty products you can make at home

      

    The beauty of making some of your own beauty products at home is that you avoid toxic chemicals being applied to your body. But there's another benefit to this process and it directly affects...

  • Switching to a Wi-Fi cell phone service will save you big

      

    Families paying hundreds per month for cellphone service could cut that bill by more than half.

  • More millennials have jobs, but they still live with mom and dad

      

    More millennials have jobs now than they did five years ago, but more of them are also now living at home, according to a new report from the Pew Research Center. As the economy has...

  • Netflix now offers unlimited maternity & paternity leave

      

    Netflix announced a new policy for its employees on Tuesday: unlimited leave for new moms and dads during the first year of a child's life. Balance the needs of family without...