DIY Halloween Costumes for Spooky Smiles

by Jason 9/22/2015 7:00 AM

Picking the perfect Halloween costume for your kids can be a struggle. Do you want them to be scary or sweet? In case you’re feeling crafty, here are 2 clever costumes to DIY this year:... more...

4 Ways to Nail School Picture Day

by Jason 9/8/2015 7:00 AM

The school year is underway. New haircuts and freshly pressed clothes fill the halls. It must be that time again — picture day!

Closed eyes, forced smile, squinty face — these are all familiar photography faux pas. Skip the smile skepticism! With minimal coaching and a pinch of parental prep, your child’s “say cheese” can be accident-free:... more...

Get Their Braces Off Faster: 3 Tips for Parents

by Jason 8/27/2015 7:00 AM

Imagine trying to speak correctly and continually getting your words twisted. That may be your teen’s reality. If you’re a parent to a child with braces, you’ve seen the struggles firsthand. Braces make it difficult to speak, eat and take care of teeth.

The daily dental routine for a braces-wearer requires patience and consistency. Even though proper care can be a pain, it’s crucial if kids want to get rid of their wires.... more...

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