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March 01, 2015

Downtown Indy's Preschool-Friendly Picks for March

Take your toddlers and preschoolers downtown this month!

March 01, 2015

Research to Real World

Creating a Healthy Media Diet for Young Children

January 01, 2015

Research to Real World

What Good is an Imaginary Friend?

Would you be surprised to find out that nearly two-thirds of children report having an imaginary companion during their childhood? Some friends are invisible while others are personified in an object like a doll or stuffed animal....more»
April 01, 2014

Managing Difficult Diets

Tips for handling a child's restrictive dietary requirements

Planning meals the entire family will happily eat is a challenge. If your child is diagnosed with a diet-altering health condition, the task can seem overwhelming. "Focus on the positive, such as foods your child can eat, versus what she cannot," says Jennifer Cleveland, MMSc, RD, CDE, pediatric dietician with Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health....more»
March 01, 2014

Toddler Penitentiary

True Confessions of a Stay at Home Dad

Great news! My daughter was recently released from solitary confinement to a general population cell. Perhaps I should explain....more»
March 01, 2014

Research to Real World

Toddler TV

"I just want to take a shower in peace!" I remember saying this a lot when my daughter was in that toddler period....more»
September 01, 2013

Bedtime Tokens

True Confessions of a Stay-at-Home Dad

Every night I whisper three words in my son's ear as I tuck him in, "Go to sleep." He's not an easy one to put to bed....more»
November 01, 2012

Adventures in Grocery Shopping

True Confessions of Stay-at-Home Dad Pete Gilbert

It's time for my kids and I to make our weekly trip to the grocery store. I have my usual list. This week for added excitement my wife tacked on a few mystery ingredients too....more»
November 01, 2012

Introducing Your Child to the Arts

Explore your child's creative side

This summer, 6-year-old Uma Manning and her brother, 10-year-old Jackson, took a week-long art camp at the Indianapolis Museum of Art....more»
October 01, 2012

The Importance of Preschool Enrichment

Local learning programs

Stephanie Becher has the pleasure of listening to her two-year-old daughter sing songs she learned from her preschool enrichment class at The Music Playhouse....more»
Race for a Cure
St. Francis
Childrens museum