April 2012 Issue

Cover credit: Christy Goodger Photography, Oklahoma

Letter from the Editor

Camp Coverage

Camp Directory
A look at leading day camps and summer programs.

Ready for Camp?
Whether your child is up for the adventure.

Health & Fitness

Itching for a Cure
Are your kids suffering from eczema?

Germs Be Gone
How to keep your child’s nursery clean.

Special Needs

What’s Love Got to Do with It?
The impact on marriage of having a child with special needs.

Special Needs and Health & Fitness Directory
Experts and services catering to family wellness and special needs.

Features

Climate Change
Talking to elementary school-aged children about the environment.

Goodbye, Crib
Tips for a smooth toddler-bed transition.

Confronting Bullying
Tactics to prevent the problem among kids.

Your Community

Long Island
Outdoor Nature Classrooms
Potential benefits for schools.

Manhattan
Shoot for Success
Using basketball to strengthen the parent-child bond.

New Jersey
Computer Literacy
Putting reading materials in the hands of underprivileged kids.

Westchester
Get Up and Play!
Adventures in the heart of Westchester County.

Contests

Birthday Blowout Contest
Messy Face Photo Contest

Womom

Get Lean
Top ways to shed pregnancy pounds.

Columns

Don't Miss
This month's entertainment and activities.

Around Town
The latest news on local schools and businesses.

Update
Accessories, essentials and information for your clan.

In Season
Get in the spring of things with these recipes and crafts.

Bonus

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