Category Archives: Best Family

The Imagine If… Program, a Roswell-based social-emotional educational program, focuses on empowering youth by enhancing their emotional intelligence. Sponsored by the United Intentions Foundation, the course’s 20 units and lessons use discovery-based learning to tackle higher-level goal setting, bullying, character building, and enhancing everyday leadership skills. It is currently being … Continue reading

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Girls, get dressed for a good cause! The local sustainable clothing and activewear company, GirlStrong Nation Athletic Apparel LLC, features female empowerment messages to inspire women of all ages. Created by fashionistas Lisa K. Crossley and Ayse Sukola, the line’s T-shirts, tanks, hoodies, hats, and leggings are branded with slogans such as, “You can … Continue reading

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Honest and open communication between parents and children is a crucial part of a healthy relationship, but finding the right words to develop rapport can be far from easy. National Teacher Hall of Fame member and 2011Over 40 & Fabulous! cover winner, Kim Bearden, has released an … Continue reading

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Fidget spinners, a ball-bearing toy that rotates between the fingers, have become a trendy coping tool for kids with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, anxiety, and autism. However, they are often banned from schools for being a distraction. But according to the education … Continue reading

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Getting kids to eat their vegetables is no easy feat. That’s why Birgit Waites, an Atlanta-based celebrity nutritionist, author, and mom wrote the children’s book, “The Adventures of Pauli Broccoli.” Left behind after the harvest, Pauli Broccoli sets out on … Continue reading

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Developed by a Cabbagetown mom who wanted toys for her daughter that would stimulate growth and self-enrichment, Rhen’s Nest Toy Shop (original location in Glenwood Park) specializes in creative playthings. Stop by its second location in Ponce City Market for … Continue reading

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Is your teen interested in becoming a member of the Children Helping Children 2018 Junior Board of Directors? Have them fill out an online application, check the meeting dates below to ensure there are no scheduling conflicts, and email a photo … Continue reading

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Former Buckhead schoolteacher, Michelle Hodgson, created the nonprofit Children Helping Children (CHC) in 2008 for one reason—to teach kids how to give back. “What we like to do is highlight what makes each kid special, whether it’s music, art, math or … Continue reading

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Stumped on what to pack for lunch? Try these easy out-of-the-box healthy lunch ideas by Chef Megan McCarthy of healthyeating101.com in partnership with United Healthcare. Bookmark It

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By Chef Megan McCarthy, UnitedHealthcare of Georgia  Back to school means back to sports for many kids in metro-Atlanta. According to Dr. Linda Britton, medical director of UnitedHealthcare of Georgia, kids aged 4-13 should drink approximately 6-8 cups of fluid … Continue reading

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