April 2011 Issue

Cover credit: Marie-Chantal

Letter from the Editor

Camp Coverage

Happy Camper?
Dealing with homesickness and summer separation anxiety.

Camp Directory
A look at leading summer programs, along with health and special needs spotlights.

Health & Fitness

Dental Care
When and why to get your child in the chair.

Doctor, Doctor
What parents are asking their pediatricians.

Special Needs

Do You Feel What I Feel?
Understanding sensory processing disorder in children.

Features

We’re All in This Together
Connecting as a family to protect our planet.

Crib Sheet
A primer for buying baby essentials.

Your Community

Manhattan
Effecting Change for Autism
A local foundation celebrates ten years committed to the cause.

New Jersey
A Loving Learning Environment
One local nonprofit provides quality child care.

Long Island
The Power of Partnerships
Businesses come together and enable kids to attend camp.

Contests

Birthday Blowout

Photo Contest

Womom

Building Financial Fitness
Helping women balance family and personal funds.

Feeling Good, Looking Good
Beauty, fitness and leisure breakthroughs.

Columns

Don't Miss
This month's events, contests and entertainment.

Around Town
Find out the latest news on local schools and businesses.

Travel
Destinations, games and tips for your family vacations.

Update
Books, essentials and information for your clan.

Health
Insight and items for your family's healthcare needs.

In Season
Pass the hours during April showers.

Bonus

What's Happening
A comprehensive listing of your neighborhood's classes, performances and events.