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Non-violent TV options are best for improved sleep for children.

TV Viewing and Your Child's Sleep

Heather Neal - Tuesday, August 7, 2012 - 7:08am

A recent news article has a lot to say about helping children get to sleep faster, stay asleep better, and wake up more rested. The answer: television. Yes, television. Specifically, non-violent television is shown...

PBS Parents has a user-friendly Bookfinder online!

Bookfinder for Kids Books

Heather Neal - Friday, September 21, 2012 - 4:24am

Where do you go for a trusted source on recommending books for your children? I rely heavily on the advice of my friends. If Kati or Jen tell me about a book, there is a strong-to-definite possibility that I will go...

Free Buddy costume pattern from PBS Parents

DIY Halloween Costumes

Heather Neal - Monday, October 15, 2012 - 7:14am

While you can find just about any PBS Kids costume out there for purchase, those can get pricey and now it may be too late to order them to arrive in time for your Fall Festivities. The alternative – if you can’t find...

PBS Parents Play and Learn App

PBS Parents Learn and Play App

Heather Neal - Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 5:06am

There’s a new app out and it’s available for free on Apple and Android devices! Also, the app is bilingual for English/ Spanish. PBS Parents released their app Play and Learn. I thought it was interesting that it’s...

PBS Parents Summer Bucket List 2014

Summer Bucket List Check-In

Heather Neal - Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 5:36am

When stores begin stocking their shelves full of fresh pencils, crayons, and backpacks, it’s hard to deny the inevitable: Summer is winding down. But, since it’s not over yet, there’s still time for a check-in to find...

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