12 Tips For Parenting Young Kids While Sheltering in Place

Children and Screens has teamed up with some of the top experts in the fields of parenting, education, and child psychology to bring you a new series of helpful hints and common-sense suggestions for navigating the uncertain days and weeks ahead. Raising young kids can be tricky, even under the best of circumstances, but as ... Read More

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Earth Day Tips for Families

Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22nd. While we shouldn’t wait for this day each year to get our green on, it is a good day to remind yourself of the simple things you can do to help protect our environment. Little things make a BIG difference! 1. Turn off lights and invest in products that ... Read More

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Selling Your Home During The Coronavirus

There are so many questions and concerns amid the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak. The real estate market is something everyone has been watching. Interest rates are still near historic lows, making it hard to resist making a move. As the spring selling season gets started, home sellers now have questions and it’s important to acknowledge concerns ... Read More

Prank Your Kids This April Fools Day

Tomorrow is April Fools Day, here are some fun easy ideas to prank your kiddos. Minty Oreos – Replace the cream from some Oreos with white toothpaste. Mine still talk about this 2 years later! No Suds Here – Coat a bar of soap with some clear nail polish to keep any suds from forming. ... Read More

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Tips for a Cleaner and Healthier Home with Stanley Steemer

During these uncertain times, we understand that many people have questions about disinfecting and sanitizing their homes. Stanley Steemer teams are actively monitoring communications from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”), the World Health Organization (“WHO”), and federal agencies to ensure they are operating consistent with the latest guidance to contain the spread ... Read More

What Does a Buyer’s Agent Do

After helping many first time home buyers successfully buy their dream home, Scott and Sophia noticed something that they wanted to share with as many future first time home buyers as possible! What they noticed was that several of these buyers weren’t aware that they had the ability to use a buyer’s agent to represent ... Read More

Spring Wardrobe Essentials for Fashionable Moms

With the flowers in full bloom and the sun gloriously shining, spring is a season of new beginnings. And there’s no better way to get this sense of renewal by breathing some new life into your closet. It doesn’t have to be elaborate or drastic changes, as all you’ll need are these essentials for a ... Read More

Perspectives of COVID-19 from a Pediatric Psychologist

By Dan Marullo, Ph.D. With COVID-19 being declared a pandemic, we are now tasked to change our personal and collective behavior. It is understandable that many will experience fear, anxiety and anger in the coming days and weeks. This is normal and certainly a typical reaction to a crisis. However, whether we respond with grace ... Read More

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5 Tips for Students (and Parents) Dealing with Online Schooling

Many Americans are familiar with the acronym WFH (Work From Home); however, not as many are familiar with the similar acronym SFH (School From Home). As U.S. schools and colleges nationwide react to the global coronavirus pandemic, many education institutions are moving classes online—or planning to—and students are having to deal with the transition to ... Read More

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5 Reasons Parents Send Their Kids to Camp

Summer is just around the corner and we’ve got the skinny on why many parents send their kids to camp each Summer. The American Camps Association (ACA) is a community all about promoting the benefits of Camp to kids nationwide. In the Summer, they concluded a 5-year long research project looking into the effects of ... Read More