HAPPY SCHOOL YEAR!
Forget New Year’s for making resolutions: The start of a new school year is the perfect time to set—and keep—easy goals for your family’s good health. by Charlotte Latvala
ADVENTURES IN LEARNING
Get outside for some fun (and educational) thrills. Bonus: They’re super-cheap! by Geoff Williams
DAYCARES GOING GREEN
With such innovations as plastic-free dining and nontoxic play spaces, these five daycares are paving the way for eco-friendly early education. Plus, find out how you can help your child’s center become environmentally savvy. by Lora Shinn
HEAD OF THE CLASS
Three top school chefs share their favorite dinner recipes. Make ’em tonight and turn the leftovers into kid-approved lunches for tomorrow. by Marygrace Taylor