January 2011 Issue

Cover credit: Brenda Horan Photography

Letter from the Editor

So Many Choices
Finding the right preschool for your child.

Education Directory
Discover leading schools, programs and resources right in your area.

Features

Tummy Time
The merits of putting baby on his belly.

Fear Factor
Responding to children's phobias.

The New Martial Art on the Block
The benefits of aikido for children.

The Power of Five
Ways to build a strong emotional connection with your child.

Finding an Alternative to ADHD Drugs
A parent’s success story.

Your Community

Manhattan
Fantastic Voyage
Taking students on an incredible journey.

New Jersey
Mending Broken Hearts
Support for families affected by congenital heart defects.

Contests

Photo Contest

Birthday Blowout

Video Contest

Womom

Capturing Life
Turning a hobby into works of art.

Feeling Good, Looking Good
Home and body buys for expecting and posh moms.

Columns

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

Travel
Destinations, games and tips for your family vacations.

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

Update
Books, essentials and information for your clan.

In Season
Savory treats and sweet occasions to harvest a happy new year.

Bonus

Camp Showcase
Get a jump start on planning for summer by browsing advertisements for excellent camps and seasonal programs.

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