Valentine’s Day and Bullying: 3 Quick Tips for Parents

Female pupil being bullied in elementary school

Ah, it’s that time of year when tissue boxes become mailboxes, and little candy hearts proliferate.  That’s right – it’s Valentine’s Day.  But just like for some adults, Valentine’s Day isn’t all hearts and roses for all of our kids.  Maybe more than some other holidays, V-Day is ripe for bullying opportunities.  For elementary school […]

$100 Holiday Paypal Giveway

  We are in full-fledged holiday planning here at Parent Palace!  But we wanted to take a moment and say thank you for YOU – all of our readers!  Make sure you stop back every day until January 17!  That will definitely help ease the sting of after Christmas bills or give you some after […]

Square Cash Makes Holiday Cash Transfer Easy


If your holiday is anything like mine, so far it’s been BANANAS.  It feels like every day we have some even going on, and we are definitely playing catch up when it comes to holiday shopping.  We just got started planning our work Christmas party yesterday! This is a general frenzy of deciding who will pick […]

Keep Active with Aleve Direct Therapy


“This post was developed in partnership with Bayer, as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received the Aleve® Direct Therapy TM TENS Device and compensation to facilitate my review.” Life as a busy parent is hard work.  Seriously, as a single mom, some days I wonder how I do it.  I’m up between 4:00-5:00 am to […]

Top Wedding Venues in Los Angeles

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Having an LA wedding can be tough. After all, your wedding is competing with some of the country’s elite, which means you need to be smart about the venue you choose. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways you can entertain your guests at some of the most attractive places in California. Take a look at […]

Game Night Goes Gourmet with Stephen’s Hot Cocoa


* This blog post is sponsored by Stephen’s Gourmet Cocoa as part of my participation in the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. All opinions are my own. Well, it’s finally turned wintry here in Western New York, right in time for Thanksgiving.  Just this past Friday it was 70 degrees, which is definitely strange for this […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2016


Happy Holidays, everyone!  I hope that your season is filled with laughter, family, joy, giving and all the wonderful things that make this time of year special!  We’ve compiled a list of some of our top gifts this season to try and help make your shopping season just a little bit less crazy!  Enjoy, and […]

Don’t be Late to Pick up “Alice Through the Looking Glass”!


When we pick a movie for family movie night, it can be a challenge to satisfy an elementary kid who still loves her animation and a full-blown teen who claims to have outgrown such things – plus the grown-ups! Disney’s “Alice Through the Looking Glass” makes everyone happy though with the visually-stunning characters and the […]

Selecting Sports Eye Protection For Your Child

happy kids have fun on outdoor swimming pool at beautiful aquapark

  Sight is the most important sense when it comes to many things and sports is no different. Protecting the eyes is one of the most important safety precautions that a parent can take care of. An accident during a game could leave your child with limited or no sight in one or both eyes. […]

Pediatric Dental Care: Why You Should Start Them Young

Photo of little boy having mouth checkup in dental clinic

Does pediatric dental care really matter? After all, kids are just going to lose their baby teeth anyway. Shouldn’t parents just save money on visits to the dentist and dental insurance coverage and wait to start their children on a dental care plan until permanent teeth have come in? These questions are among the ones […]