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October 17, 2017
Kayla Dorwart teaches a 3-year-old student survival techniques in the West River Community Center pool. Grady McGregor / Forum News Service
North Dakota’s only infant swim instructor begins lessons in Dickinson
October 17, 2017 - 7:33am
October 14, 2017
Carol Bradley Bursack of Minding Our Elders
Trauma after fall can create dangerous domino effect
October 14, 2017 - 9:50am
October 10, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
After Vegas, our children deserve answers
October 10, 2017 - 8:08am
October 4, 2017
Aristotle, a smart home hub aimed specifically at kids, made by Mattel's Nabi brand. Courtesy of Nabi
Mattel has a device to soothe babies. Experts are begging the company not to sell it.
October 4, 2017 - 4:18pm
October 3, 2017
In this photo, New York City model Aristotle Polites took a role reversal photo where he mimicked his nephew, Augie. Submitted by Katina Behm / Special to The Forum
Who wore it best? Local mom shares photos of toddler, model brother on Instagram
October 3, 2017 - 8:55am
September 16, 2017
Cutler James Thompson, 18 months, will have his photo featured in Times Square as part of a promotion for the New York Buddy Walk Saturday. The event promotes understanding and acceptance for people with Down syndrome. Special to The Forum
Grand Forks toddler gets Times Square spotlight
September 16, 2017 - 12:07pm
August 29, 2017
The family who schools together stays together
August 29, 2017 - 9:30am
August 25, 2017
Kris Kerzman, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Photo courtesy Britta Trygstad
How can we prevent extremism from taking hold in our kids?
August 25, 2017 - 8:05am
August 22, 2017
Children who eat more than 30 foods may be considered just picky eaters, but a child who eats fewer than 20 foods may be experiencing a food aversion. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Dinner time dread: How to spot the difference between picky eaters and problem eaters
August 22, 2017 - 8:20am
August 16, 2017
Children often exhibit an innate compassion for animals. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Young children have natural empathy for animals
August 16, 2017 - 12:36pm
August 15, 2017
Nancy Pasley holds a portrait of her daughter, Jane,  who died unexpectedly four years ago and through the gift of organ donation helped more than 30 people. A woman in the Twin Cities received a kidney that changed her life. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
A life renewed: Grand Forks woman's organ donation opens door to blessings in the life of the recipient
August 15, 2017 - 12:45pm
Get your child off to a successful start to the new school year with a little bit of preparation and a whole of excitement. Thinkstock / Special to The Forum
Conquer the classroom with these back-to-school tips
August 15, 2017 - 9:00am
August 8, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
A 3-week check on our daycare adjustment
August 8, 2017 - 8:18am
August 1, 2017
Despite her mother's many failures, Callie Hoalcraft turned 4 last week. Alicia Strnad Hoalcraft / Forum News Service
Despite parental failings, we made it to our daughter's 4th birthday
August 1, 2017 - 8:03am
July 4, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
Life as a parent: Wonderful, terrible and just downright conflicted
July 4, 2017 - 8:47am