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Pause before you post: The downside of putting your kids on social media

Of course your kids are adorable and you want everyone on Facebook and Instagram to see. But don’t forget that when you put them online, you’re giving your kids a digital history and potentially exposing them to danger.

Unsung Hero: Chris Corry, positive role model as a parent, volunteer and state legislator

Each day in February, we introduce you to an outstanding caregiver doing important work on behalf of children.

Unsung Hero: Amanda Dugger, 'amazing role model' with a generous spirit

Each day in February, we introduce you to an outstanding caregiver doing important work on behalf of children.

Fans of the Longest Shortest Time will love 'Weird Parenting Wins'

The creator of the popular podcast has written a book, and it includes tips, hacks and laughs from some Seattle families.

Should you buy your child a DNA test? Here are some things to think about

Genetic testing is a holiday present that some curious teens and tweens are starting to ask for. It sounds fun and fascinating, but it could yield information that can be tough for the child, or parents, to deal with.

School in Shoreline instills confidence in deaf, hard-of-hearing students

Can we have it all? How 2 Seattle families pursue work/life balance

One thing unites modern families, perhaps like nothing else: the struggle to make it all work.

'I have the sky and the trees': What this autism mom learned from the mother in 'Ferdinand'

No spanking, no shouting: 3 reasons kids misbehave — and how you can react better

With pediatricians again stressing we should not hit or yell, here are some gentler discipline strategies to get the behavior you want from your kids.

Baby at the office: Here's how that can work

How do they do it? Tips from parents who have tough jobs

How becoming a mom changed my approach to my art

Busy working parent? 5 tips for taking care of yourself

Does your child know how to call 911?

It's also important to know when NOT to call. Some basic phone how-tos might also be in order for this generation.

What's more important: Our son's therapies or his happiness?

A mother weighs all the things she could be doing for her son with special needs, and she comes to an interesting conclusion.

Trying to pick a preschool? Here's help

Tips from both early-childhood experts and parents who've been there. And this important one: follow your gut.

5 top tips for parents of preschoolers

Talk, play, count and — here's a great one — don't always say "no" (but still get what you want!) Here's how.
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