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Holiday movie ‘Instant Family’ puts foster kids in the spotlight

In theaters now, this heartwarmer also shines an important light on the need for foster and adoptive parents.

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.

Tips for a great parent-teacher conference

Most Seattle elementary-school families will have a chance to schedule a session Nov. 19-21. Here's how to make the most of it.

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

How becoming a mom changed my approach to my art

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

20+ don't-miss tips for a safe Halloween!

You'd cry too

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.

More happiness, less stress: Practical, humorous parenting tips from author and mom of 4

Help your child get ready to head back to school

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