Kids

Hey, Kids. Want to Be Smarter and Friendlier? Play More Video Games. Maybe.
Parenting

Hey, Kids. Want to Be Smarter and Friendlier? Play More Video Games. Maybe.

Survey says: Blowing their brains out on video games for several hours a week might not be so bad for children after all.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Barbara Corcoran: You Can't Devote Yourself to Your Business and Children at the Same Time
Make More Happen

Barbara Corcoran: You Can't Devote Yourself to Your Business and Children at the Same Time

For the 'Shark Tank' star, becoming a mother meant dialing back her professional obligations.
Laura Entis
Brain Break: Watch This Kid's Virtual Reality Wipeout
Funny Videos

Brain Break: Watch This Kid's Virtual Reality Wipeout

The rise of VR has had its share of flops. Some are funnier than others.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How 8 Mompreneurs Succeeded at Small Business Without Sacrificing Family
Mompreneurs

How 8 Mompreneurs Succeeded at Small Business Without Sacrificing Family

Each of these women tackled the usual rigors of starting a business -- and did it all with a kid on her hip.
Adam Toren
These Toymakers Want to Show Kids the Fun of Snail Mail
Toys; Games

These Toymakers Want to Show Kids the Fun of Snail Mail

Turtle Mail wants to show little digital natives what it's like to receive and send physical letters.
Nina Zipkin
New Jersey Photographer Often Provokes Tears of Joy at Her Boutique Family Portrait Studio
Franchise Players

New Jersey Photographer Often Provokes Tears of Joy at Her Boutique Family Portrait Studio

Former freelance photographer Brittany DeMaio gets to create moving moments for parents and kids full-time at her Little Nest Portraits franchise.
Erin Schultz
Minecraft

Microsoft Will Soon Spawn a Classroom Edition of Minecraft

Brick by brick, the tech giant plans to cash in on the game's popularity with educators and students.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Why I Learned to Sleep Standing Up
Entrepreneur Mindset

Why I Learned to Sleep Standing Up

For a time when my son was a baby, I had to adjust to a difficult sleeping position so he'd stop crying at night. And it worked. Here's what entrepreneurs can learn from this.
Jim Joseph
Fisher-Price's Cute New Toy Aims to Teach Preschoolers the Basics of Computer Programming
CES 2016

Fisher-Price's Cute New Toy Aims to Teach Preschoolers the Basics of Computer Programming

The legacy toymaker is finally gearing up to cash in on to the trendy kid-coding movement with the 'Code-a-Pillar.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Leadership Lessons My 14-Year-Old Son Taught Me
Leadership

Leadership Lessons My 14-Year-Old Son Taught Me

Sometimes, adults need to remember to double-tie their shoes and to take their iPhones out of their pockets before jumping into a pool, too.
Ken Dunn
How Holiday Traditions Big and Small Bind Us Together
Holidays

How Holiday Traditions Big and Small Bind Us Together

Enjoy this annual time of family gatherings, work parties and hanging out with your kids in new pajamas on Christmas Eve.
Jim Joseph
These 3 Baby Photos Mark Zuckerberg Shared on Facebook Will Melt Your Heart
Facebook

These 3 Baby Photos Mark Zuckerberg Shared on Facebook Will Melt Your Heart

Parenthood looks good on the young tech billionaire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How an Industrial Oops Led This Gunk to Become a Stretchy Smash-Hit Toy
Who Knew?

How an Industrial Oops Led This Gunk to Become a Stretchy Smash-Hit Toy

The surprising story of how Silly Putty accidentally sprang from a wartime dilemma.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
9 Things Baby Zuckerberg Should Know About Her Famous Parents
Facebook

9 Things Baby Zuckerberg Should Know About Her Famous Parents

Welcome, Zuckerbaby. You've got some big shoes to fill.
Kim Lachance Shandrow