October 2013 Issue

Cover credit: www.chasing-fireflies.com

Letter from the Editor

Birthday Coverage

Birthday on a Budget
A great bash doesn’t have to break the bank.

Birthday Directory
Party places and entertainers for the happiest of occasions.

Special Needs

Sensory Processing Disorders
Does your child have one?

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

Health & Fitness

Nutrition Q & A: Round 2
With Stacey Antine, M.S., R.D.

Increase Fertility
Tips to help you thrive and improve your health.

Features

Homemade Halloween
Create characters and costumes.

Taking to Tantrums
The case for a good cry.

Current Events
Talking to kids about today’s tough topics.

Shaving at 35 Weeks
And other unexpected adventures in pregnancy.

Contests

Birthday Blowout Contest

Fall into Autumn Photo Contest

Womom

Time Management
A layered approach.

Feeling Good, Looking Good
Products and accessories to make your life extra fabulous.

Columns

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

Health
Insight and items for your family’s care.

In Season
Plan fall fun for all.

Travel
Destinations, product picks and getaway tips.

Update
Essential products and information for your brood.

Bonus

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