Study: Child Behavioral Issues Linked To Parents With Childhood TraumaA new study has found a link between the stressful childhoods some parents had and the behavioral issues their own children developed.
More Parents Smoking Marijuana Around Children, Study SaysAccording to researchers from Columbia University, the number of cigarette-smoking parents who said they used marijuana increased from 11 percent in 2002 to over 17 percent in 2015.
Smartphones Distract Parents From Connecting With Their Kids, Study SaysA new study on how the cellphone obsession is affecting parents claims that smartphones are preventing mothers and fathers from connecting with their children.
Health: New Warning About Laundry Detergent Pods And KidsThey're colorful little packets of laundry detergent: convenient, easy-to-use, but also enticing for children.
Doctor: Blue Light From Electronics Can Wreak Havoc On Children's SleepThe latest research shows that nighttime exposure to blue light – mainly from computers, smartphones, tablets and e-readers -- is particularly harmful.
Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should KnowParents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous 'Fire Challenge'The "game" involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.
Best Valentine's Day Fun For Kids in Seattle Valentine's Day is special for kids. They love sweet treats, making and exchanging cards and spending time with the people they love best. Here are some fun activities you can do with your littlest valentines to celebrate!
Best Halloween Nature Hikes in Puget SoundHead into nature this Halloween to see what really hoots and howls. Kids and parents alike will enjoy these day and nighttime hikes. Here are some of our favorites.
Parent's Prep: New Technology In Schools; What Parents Need To KnowChildren who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.
Guide to Indoor Jumping Places in Puget SoundLooking for an easy way to help your kids get the wiggles out? What about an indoor trampoline or inflatable place where they can bounce themselves silly? And you might just want to join in the fun! Here are some of our favorites.
Best Father's Day Activities for Dads and Kids in Puget SoundHere are some fun family activities you can all do with Dad (and Grandpa) to help him celebrate his special day on Sunday, June 17!
Guide to NW Folklife Festival Family ActivitiesNorthwest Folklife is the largest FREE festival in the US! Join in over Memorial Day weekend, May 25-28, as Seattle Center becomes a festival of Northwest music, culture and art!
Guide to Technology and KidsAccording to the Kaiser Family Foundation, Americans between the age of 8 and 18 spend on average 7.5 hours a day using some sort of electronic device, from smart phones to MP3 players to computers. Here are some ways you can help your kids have a balance when it comes to techno gadgets.
Best of Summer Fun for Little Ones If the summer is getting long, for you and your kids, here are some low-cost, fun family activities to keep everyone busy!