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Archive: June 10, 2007 - June 16, 2007

School's Out for the Summer

To any of you with preschoolers moving to kindergarten, elementary schoolers moving to middle school, middle schoolers moving to high school, high schoolers moving to college: Congratulations on passing a milestone. Your child's moving on. As I sat in elder son's classroom just after graduation yesterday, the teacher had them...

By Stacey Garfinkle | June 15, 2007; 9:13 AM ET | Comments (0)

Choo On This

If you've got a preschooler, it's likely that he/she has a Thomas train lying around. If so, this is one recall notice you're not going to want to miss. The Consumer Product Safety Commission and the maker of Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway Toys have recalled 1.5 million Thomas products...

By Stacey Garfinkle | June 13, 2007; 2:47 PM ET | Comments (0)

Facebook Friends

An amazing thing happened last week. My teenage niece and nephew actually allowed me to become their "Facebook" friends. It all started a couple of weeks ago when colleagues began building Facebook pages and looking at applications and groups. So, I figured it was time for me to better understand...

By Stacey Garfinkle | June 13, 2007; 6:45 AM ET | Comments (0)

The Best Age To Become A Parent

You know you want kids. But you've got a life to live, a career to build and a partner to find. So, you wait. And before you know it, you're in your late 30s or 40s. Your biological clock has been ticking away. Getting pregnant becomes harder. Infertility treatments cost...

By Stacey Garfinkle | June 11, 2007; 7:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

 

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