October 2014 Issue

Cover credit: Sara

Letter from the Editor

Birthday Coverage

Slumber Party Success
Host an unforgettable birthday sleepover.

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

Special Needs

Honesty and LDs
Why it's important to speak openly about learning disabilities.

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

The IEP Meeting
Should you bring a lawyer?

Health & Fitness

Childhood Obesity
Prevention and treatment options.

Features

Homework Help
Tips to improve focus.

Costume Craft
Create a couple of easy but inspired Halloween outfits.

PCOS and Pregnancy
What you need to know about polycystic ovarian syndrome.

Contests

Birthday Blowout Contest

Fall into Autumn Photo Contest

Womom

Protect Your Peepers
Eye care tips for every age.

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.

Travel
Destinations, product picks and getaway tips.

Update
Essential products and information for your brood.

Bonus

Calendar of Events
A comprehensive listing of your neighborhood's classes, events, activities, and performances.