Parenting

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Psychologist Shares Insights About Parenting & “Trophy Kids”

Most parents want their children to succeed, but some parents take it too far when it comes to sports.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/29/2015

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3 Things You Should Never Do While Potty Training

Want to know what to avoid while potty training your toddler? Jamie Glowacki, author of “Oh Crap! Potty Training” shares her insight with these three no-nos.

07/24/2015

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Maryland Couple’s “Free Range” Parenting Style Raising Controversy Nationally

When you were little, how often did you play outside and roam the neighborhood without your parents?

04/13/2015

New Family Taxes

5 Tax Breaks New Parents Should Know About

Tax breaks can make raising children a little more affordable.

04/06/2015

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Save Money And Get Creative With “Mommy Hacks”

Before you throw out your child’s dried up markers or an empty tissue box, you may want to think about how you can stretch their use.

01/09/2015

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Detailed Media Ratings Website Give Parents Much Needed Information

The holidays is a busy time for movies goers and finding an age appropriate movie for your child to see can be difficult using what some call a “vague” ratings system.

Common Sense Media is website that gives parents a more in-depth age rating for movies, along with TV shows, video games, and other forms of media.
Betsy Bozdech, the Executive Editor at Common Sense Media joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about why they feel their rating system is needed, how they come up with their ratings, and why their website is not censorship.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/11/2014

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High-Tech Onesie Gives Baby Monitors A Makeover

From Fit Bit to Google Glass, wearable technology is becoming more and more common. Now, a company from Boston is bringing the idea into the baby nursery.

06/11/2014

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Men Reveal What They Love About Being A Dad

Three dads share what fatherhood means to them.

06/01/2014

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Parents Are Fans Of Boys Becoming Babysitters

In the more than 2,000 American Red Cross classrooms, more and more boys are joining the ranks of certified babysitters!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/21/2014

Bully Free Zone

Stop Bullying: What Can Be Done From Home

Bullying is one of the most serious issues facing our kids today. While incidences of bullying have escalated in schools and on the playground, here are some tips that you can implement from home to help keep your child safe.

08/15/2013

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Fighting The Pressures Of Motherhood

The challenges of motherhood can sometimes affect one parent more than the other.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/04/2013

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Preparing Your Child: Grade School to High School

A guidance counselor and a College Options coordinator offer advice to parents on how to address your teen’s concerns about moving from grade school to high school.

07/22/2013

Pittsburgh Dad

Best Places for Last Minute Father’s Day Gifts In Pittsburgh

From bottle openers to vintage vinyl, superheros, designer fashions or a great cigar, this Father’s Day you can find something for every dad at these great Pittsburgh stores.

06/04/2013

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March of Dimes – Celebrating 75 Years

The March of Dimes is celebrating 75 years. Check out March of Dimes moments in history here, find out more information on the March for Babies and get the latest information from the March of Dimes

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/16/2013

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Jukebox Jury: Do Kids Need Their Own Music?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: If you’ve ever seen a newborn in a onesie emblazoned with a […]

01/25/2013

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