Parents can help their kids start the year off right by establishing a homework routine. Designate a space that is quiet, well lit and free from distractions, and use that same spot every day. Claire Haas, Vice President of Education for Kiddie

Today is International Bacon Day! To celebrate, we are going to be sharing some delicious recipes with you! Enjoy the full recipes below! Breakfast: Bacon & Cheese Omelette Lunch: Ultimate Bacon Sandwich with Marinated Tomatoes and Onions Snacks: Bacon Lettuce and Tomato

My daughter just recently started “big kids” school. This was the first time we were going to make her a lunch to take with her. I wanted to use something easy in her lunch box so she would be able to open

A little rice cake before bed? The kid could eat dinner 5 minutes ago and still want a snack before bed. Every. Night. Image uploaded via http://instagram.com/moderndaymoms.

Here’s a trick: rinse your fruits including strawberries with vinegar to keep them from molding as quickly. Truth! It even says it on the bottle :) I now do this often. Image uploaded via http://instagram.com/moderndaymoms.

Martha mixed sour cream into the batter to add moistness and a subtle tang. Silky smooth ganache makes a rich topping; other options includeseven-minute frosting and cream-cheese frosting. The chocolate curls are easily made with a few strokes of a vegetable peeler. Ingredients 3/4

These decadent doughnuts from chef Joanne Chang’s “Flour” cookbook quickly sell out every time she makes them at her Boston-based Flour Bakery + Cafe. Ingredients 1 package (2 1/2 teaspoons) active dry yeast, or 2/3 ounce fresh cake yeast 2/3 cup milk, room temperature

A monumental moment in the lives of children is certainly the first day of preschool. Parents anticipate this day for a child’s first two or three years of life. You might remember what it’s like, but your child has no idea. I’ve