February 2010 Issue

Cover credit: Lands' End

Letter from the Editor

Afterschool Strategies
Easing homework battles with leadership tactics.

Education Directory
Schools and resources that are class acts.

Features

Food and Family
An action plan for eating dinner together.

Start Early
Good oral habits from the get-go lead to lifelong good health.

Sense and Sensibility
Treating sensory processing disorders

The Co-Sleeping Habit
Establishing healthy bedtime boundaries.

Techie Tykes
Monitoring your child's use of cell phones.

Calling All Bambini, Ni?os and Enfants
How to travel internationally with your kids.

Your Community

Long Island
Growth Outside of the Classroom
Afterschool programs provide life lessons for children.

Manhattan
Lace Up
With Ice Theater of New York, local children enjoy figure skating.

New Jersey
A Time to Celebrate
Fifty years of hope and opportunity.

Westchester
A Stronger Tomorrow
The engineering demands and feats in Westchester County.

Womom

Feeling Good, Looking Good
Beauty goods and great reads from maternity to maturity.

Take the Time
Connecting as a couple with a weekend getaway.

Columns

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

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

Update
Books, essentials and information for your clan.

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

In Season
Fresh ideas for February.

Bonus

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