March 2011 Issue

Cover credit: Lands' End

Letter from the Editor

Camp Conversation Starters
What to discuss with directors to select the ideal camp.

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

Features

What a Pretty Plate
Using color to boost your family's nutrition.

Infantile Spasms
Recognizing how this seizure disorder affects young children.

Sticks and Stones
How to respond if your child is bullied.

School Assignments
Tactics for turning excuses into academic success.

Trendy Tots
Fashion is in full bloom with these stellar collections.

Doctor's Orders
How to respond when your child needs surgery.

Your Community

Manhattan
Living with Alzheimer's
How one organization helps people affected by the disease.

New Jersey
Art in the Heart of Middletown
Affordable arts programming and entertainment for New Jersey families.

Long Island
Houses with Hope
Habitat for Humanity builds a better Suffolk.

Westchester
Lending a Helping Hand
Connecting as a community to end child abuse.

Contests

Photo Contest

Camp Payback

Birthday Blowout

Womom

Feeling Good, Looking Good
Fitness and beauty picks, along with girl getaways.

Creating a Balanced Life
How to clean up your emotional messes.

Columns

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

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

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

Update
Books, essentials and information for your clan.

In Season
Creative pursuits with March in full bloom.

Bonus

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