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Tennis Camp Video included

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Whether your child is the next tennis phenomenon or they just like hitting the ball and having fun, there's a summer camp just for little kids. 7's Robbin Simmons shows us in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Helping Spring Video included

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Families in need turn to local organizations for life-saving support. Now, those who rescue boaters who break down on the water are coming to the rescue of some of these families. 7's Lynn Martinez explains in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Boys & Girls Club Video included

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The Boys & Girls Club is more than just a place to hang out after school it's where kids can learn, create and have fun this summer! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Art Camp Video included

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Does your child have a certain flair for the fine arts? If holding a paint brush is second nature to them, there's a creative camp worth checking out this summer. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
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Thespian Class Video included

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Some South Florida students are very passionate about performing. They say acting, singing and dancing helped them come out of their shell and learn more about themselves. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Safety Devices Video included

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Most parents have experienced the panic of losing their child in a public place even if it's just a few seconds. But a new technology is helping keep track of kids at all times. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Teen Meditation Video included

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Between studying for tests and keeping up with social media, today's teenagers have non-stop lives. However, an ancient practice is helping them to slow down and release stress. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent To Parent. More>>

Parent to Parent: Coach Inspires

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With childhood obesity on the rise and physical education classes being cut, many kids are not living healthy, active lives. One local school's coach is trying to change that by sharing his personal story. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Bieber Fallout Video included

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A lot of kids are talking about Justin Bieber's bad behavior and recent run-ins with the law. So should parents ignore it or talk about it with their kids? 7's Lynn Martinez gets some expert advice in Today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Nature Center

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Our students learn about science and protecting the environment but nothing compares to seeing it first-hand. In today's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez shows us where kids are getting a real-life lesson in nature. More>>

Singer Bullied

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She sings, writes songs and launched a massive campaign to stop bullying. In this morning's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez introduces us to a local teen who is combining her music with a very important message. More>>

Miami Music Project

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With music classes being cut all over the country many children are missing out. Now a new program is bringing music to our local schools and so much more. 7's Lynn Martinez shows is in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

Percussion Program

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From congo to snare drums, kids are learning to follow their own beat. A new center just opened that caters to the passion of percussion. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent. More>>

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  • No Screens

    No Screens

    Tuesday, January 21 2014 11:32 AM EST2014-01-21 16:32:41 GMT
    Imagine telling your kids they can't watch television or play on their iPad. Believe it or not, it's a way of life for some families. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent. 
    Imagine telling your kids they can't watch television or play on their iPad. Believe it or not, it's a way of life for some families. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent. 
  • Summer Reading

    Summer Reading

    Friday, January 17 2014 3:23 PM EST2014-01-17 20:23:10 GMT
    If you didn't think your local library was a cool place to hang out this summer think again. Lots of kids are choosing to read and keep their brain active. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    If you didn't think your local library was a cool place to hang out this summer think again. Lots of kids are choosing to read and keep their brain active. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Preschool

    Preschool

    Friday, January 17 2014 3:17 PM EST2014-01-17 20:17:00 GMT
    Putting your child in pre-school can be nerve-wracking. So how can you overcome that separation anxiety and feel good about your decision? 7's Lynn Martinez has some advice in today's Parent to Parent.
    Putting your child in pre-school can be nerve-wracking. So how can you overcome that separation anxiety and feel good about your decision? 7's Lynn Martinez has some advice in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Anti-Bullying

    Anti-Bullying

    Friday, January 17 2014 3:15 PM EST2014-01-17 20:15:51 GMT
    Bullying has become a huge problem in our schools and even online. It's the cause of depression and suicidal thoughts in young people. Now a local group is taking a stand. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    Bullying has become a huge problem in our schools and even online. It's the cause of depression and suicidal thoughts in young people. Now a local group is taking a stand. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Motivational Edge

    Motivational Edge

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 7:58 AM EST2014-01-14 12:58:02 GMT
    There's a program that's giving kids growing up in the inner city a chance to be heard, and it's happening through music. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    There's a program that's giving kids growing up in the inner city a chance to be heard, and it's happening through music. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Two Hippos

    Two Hippos

    Tuesday, December 17 2013 8:02 AM EST2013-12-17 13:02:59 GMT
    When a local mom started creating products for her own kids, it really took off. Now she runs her own company and it's helping other moms! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    When a local mom started creating products for her own kids, it really took off. Now she runs her own company and it's helping other moms! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.

  • Giving Back

    Giving Back

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 8:46 AM EST2013-12-03 13:46:42 GMT
    With the holidays upon us, most kids are thinking about what they want this year! However, two local students created a way to give back to those in need. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in Today's Parent To Parent.
    With the holidays upon us, most kids are thinking about what they want this year! However, two local students created a way to give back to those in need. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in Today's Parent To Parent.
  • Fiscally Fit

    Fiscally Fit

    Tuesday, November 26 2013 8:25 AM EST2013-11-26 13:25:07 GMT
    WSVN -- We haven't made it through Thanksgiving yet but the signs are everywhere. The holiday season is upon us! Yasiel Sanchez: "I want this!"  And the kids already know what they want. Yasiel Sanchez:
    Does your child's holiday wish list just seem to get longer and more expensive? There are ways families can save money and create lasting memories this season. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Vet School

    Vet School

    Tuesday, November 19 2013 8:08 AM EST2013-11-19 13:08:54 GMT
    A local high school is giving students a jump start to a rewarding career. They work with animals every day, earning a degree to become a veterinary assistant. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us this program in today's Parent to Parent.
    A local high school is giving students a jump start to a rewarding career. They work with animals every day, earning a degree to become a veterinary assistant. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us this program in today's Parent to Parent.

  • Obesity

    Obesity

    Tuesday, November 12 2013 10:32 AM EST2013-11-12 15:32:58 GMT
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    Losing weight isn't easy for anyone and parents can have a hard time getting kids off the couch. But one local teen is proving that a little bit of effort can bring amazing results! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    Losing weight isn't easy for anyone and parents can have a hard time getting kids off the couch. But one local teen is proving that a little bit of effort can bring amazing results! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Obesity

    Obesity

    Tuesday, November 12 2013 7:58 AM EST2013-11-12 12:58:36 GMT
    Losing weight isn't easy for anyone and parents can have a hard time getting kids off the couch. But one local teen is proving that a little bit of effort can bring amazing results! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    Losing weight isn't easy for anyone and parents can have a hard time getting kids off the couch. But one local teen is proving that a little bit of effort can bring amazing results! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Fit Moms

    Fit Moms

    Tuesday, October 8 2013 9:52 AM EDT2013-10-08 13:52:58 GMT
    Everyone knows they should exercise and that's especially true for women who are pregnant. In today's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez tells us about an exercise program just for women to help before, during and after pregnancy.
    Everyone knows they should exercise and that's especially true for women who are pregnant. In today's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez tells us about an exercise program just for women to help before, during and after pregnancy.
  • Mommy Has Cancer

    Mommy Has Cancer

    Tuesday, October 1 2013 4:13 PM EDT2013-10-01 20:13:51 GMT
    When a young, single mom was diagnosed with breast cancer, she didn't know how to tell her little boy. Now this inspiring mom's story is helping other families cope with cancer. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    When a young, single mom was diagnosed with breast cancer, she didn't know how to tell her little boy. Now this inspiring mom's story is helping other families cope with cancer. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • School Clinic

    School Clinic

    WSVN -- What if kids could get the medical care they need for free without ever having to leave school? It's happening, right here, thanks to an innovative program. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    WSVN -- What if kids could get the medical care they need for free without ever having to leave school? It's happening, right here, thanks to an innovative program. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Pro Training

    Pro Training

    Tuesday, September 10 2013 9:07 AM EDT2013-09-10 13:07:33 GMT
    From the NFL to the Olympics, if your child's dream is to one day become a professional athlete, there's a perfect place for them to train. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    From the NFL to the Olympics, if your child's dream is to one day become a professional athlete, there's a perfect place for them to train. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.

  • Pet Road Trip

    Pet Road Trip

    Tuesday, August 27 2013 4:07 PM EDT2013-08-27 20:07:37 GMT
    If that upcoming road trip includes taking the family dog, you need to make special preparations. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how to care for our pets during a trip in today's Parent to Parent.
    If that upcoming road trip includes taking the family dog, you need to make special preparations. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how to care for our pets during a trip in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Etiquette

    Etiquette

    From a school dance to their first job interview, kids need to learn proper social skills. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a program that goes beyond good manners in today's Parent to Parent.
    From a school dance to their first job interview, kids need to learn proper social skills. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a program that goes beyond good manners in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Ballet Boys

    Ballet Boys

    It's a form of dance we usually think only applies to girls, but there's a place where young boys are encouraged to pursue their dream to dance. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    It's a form of dance we usually think only applies to girls, but there's a place where young boys are encouraged to pursue their dream to dance. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Therapy on Wheels

    Therapy on Wheels

    A lot of kids like skateboarding but for some, it's more than just fun and games. One local therapist is making breakthroughs with his Therapy on Wheels. Check it out, in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    A lot of kids like skateboarding but for some, it's more than just fun and games. One local therapist is making breakthroughs with his Therapy on Wheels. Check it out, in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • TEDx Miami

    TEDx Miami

    If your child has an inspiring idea how can he or she get their message out to the world? There's a local program that encourages kids to pursue their passion. 7s Lynn Martinez shows is in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    If your child has an inspiring idea how can he or she get their message out to the world? There's a local program that encourages kids to pursue their passion. 7s Lynn Martinez shows is in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Elite Youth Program

    Elite Youth Program

    Recently, a nine-year-old girl was able to escape her abductor when she fought to get out of his car. In tonight's parent to parent, I'll show you a local program that's teaching kids those same life-saving skills.
    Recently, a nine-year-old girl was able to escape her abductor when she fought to get out of his car. In tonight's parent to parent, I'll show you a local program that's teaching kids those same life-saving skills.
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  • Parent to Parent of Miami

    Parent to Parent of Miami

    Parents of special needs kids face daily battles with everything from special care to their education. Seven's Lynn Martinez is here now with a look at a group of parents who are making a difference to those who...
    Parents of special needs kids face daily battles with everything from special care to their education. Seven's Lynn Martinez is here now with a look at a group of parents who are making a difference to those who...
  • Pacifier Problems

    Pacifier Problems

    Should you or shouldn't you? That's the question many parents ask when it comes to pacifiers. They can be a real lifesaver for mom and dad, but what affect does it have on your child in the long run? Seven's Lynn...
    Should you or shouldn't you? That's the question many parents ask when it comes to pacifiers. They can be a real lifesaver for mom and dad, but what affect does it have on your child in the long run? Seven's Lynn Martinez...
  • Creative Correction

    Creative Correction

    Good parenting requires knowing how to discipline a child, but how do you correct your kids without crossing the line? Seven's Lynn Martinez has some tips in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Good parenting requires knowing how to discipline a child, but how do you correct your kids without crossing the line? Seven's Lynn Martinez has some tips in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Older Moms

    Older Moms

    When you think of having a family, you might envision a young couple just starting out. but that tradition is changing because more and more women are having children later in life. Seven's Lynn Martinez has more...
    When you think of having a family, you might envision a young couple just starting out. but that tradition is changing because more and more women are having children later in life. Seven's Lynn Martinez has more in...
  • Cliques

    Cliques

    Remember middle school, and what it was like to try and fit in with the "in" crowd? But sometimes those groups of friends become cliques, and for the kids left out it can be bad news. How do you get your kid...
    Remember middle school, and what it was like to try and fit in with the "in" crowd? But sometimes those groups of friends become cliques, and for the kids left out it can be bad news. How do you get your kid through these...
  • College Acceptance

    College Acceptance

    If you have a high school senior, you may still be playing the waiting game with college applications. The competition is fierce these days, and getting in to the school of your choice can be a real challenge. In...
    If you have a high school senior, you may still be playing the waiting game with college applications. The competition is fierce these days, and getting in to the school of your choice can be a real challenge. In tonight's...
  • The Roc Doc

    The Roc Doc

    Music and medicine, you wouldn't think the two go together, but one Miami doctor is using rock and roll to take his practice to a whole new level. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us how...
    Music and medicine, you wouldn't think the two go together, but one Miami doctor is using rock and roll to take his practice to a whole new level. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us how "The Roc...
  • The Zoo Club

    The Zoo Club

    All schools have clubs, but at Miami Country Day School, there's a club that's so hot there's actually a waiting list to get in. These kids like to walk on the wild side, and they do every week-- with endangered...
    All schools have clubs, but at Miami Country Day School, there's a club that's so hot there's actually a waiting list to get in. These kids like to walk on the wild side, and they do every week-- with endangered species....
  • College Internships

    College Internships

    In today's tight economy, college internships are more important that ever. In today's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez has more on what students can expect and how to make the most of this special...
    In today's tight economy, college internships are more important that ever. In today's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez has more on what students can expect and how to make the most of this special on-the-job training.
  • Healthy Cooking

    Healthy Cooking

    Many parents find it a challenge to get their kids to try new things, especially when it comes to healthy foods, but thanks to first lady Michelle Obama, eating healthy is getting cool with kids. Lynn Martinez show...
    Many parents find it a challenge to get their kids to try new things, especially when it comes to healthy foods, but thanks to first lady Michelle Obama, eating healthy is getting cool with kids. Lynn Martinez show us...
  • Hot Mommy

    Hot Mommy

    All moms have been there: You have a baby and your body goes. Getting back in shape can be a real challenge, no matter what your age, but as Lynn Martinez tells us in tonight's Parent to Parent, one South Florida...
    All moms have been there: You have a baby and your body goes. Getting back in shape can be a real challenge, no matter what your age, but as Lynn Martinez tells us in tonight's Parent to Parent, one South Florida mom has...
  • Mom Support Group

    Mom Support Group

    New parents are often overwhelmed with the demands of little ones. There are so many questions about what to do and what to expect as your child gets older. Lynn Martinez tells us, in tonight's Parent to Parent, a...
    New parents are often overwhelmed with the demands of little ones. There are so many questions about what to do and what to expect as your child gets older. Lynn Martinez tells us, in tonight's Parent to Parent, a good...
  • Leadership Learning Center

    Leadership Learning Center

    Inner city kids often get the short end of the stick when it comes to leadership programs, but as Lynn Martinez tells us in tonight's Parent to Parent, there's an after school program in Little Havana that's...
    Inner city kids often get the short end of the stick when it comes to leadership programs, but as Lynn Martinez tells us in tonight's Parent to Parent, there's an after school program in Little Havana that's helping...
  • Secret Texting Language

    Secret Texting Language

    Our kids spend more time texting on their cell phones than they do talking, but what some parents don't know is that texting has a language all it's own. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez gives us the...
    Our kids spend more time texting on their cell phones than they do talking, but what some parents don't know is that texting has a language all it's own. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez gives us the 411 on...
  • Internet

    Internet

    Today's parents are going hi-tech for help with their kids. Cyber smart moms and dads know they can get answers to just about any question with a click. They're sharing the best web sites in today's Parent to Parent.
    Today's parents are going hi-tech for help with their kids. Cyber smart moms and dads know they can get answers to just about any question with a click. They're sharing the best web sites in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Swimming Safety

    Swimming Safety

    Summer is here, and kids are heading for the water-- whether it's at the beach, a lake or a backyard pool. But while they're having fun, it's also time for Mom and Dad to think about safety. In today's Parent to...
    Summer is here, and kids are heading for the water-- whether it's at the beach, a lake or a backyard pool. But while they're having fun, it's also time for Mom and Dad to think about safety. In today's Parent to Parent,...
  • Keep Kids Safe

    Keep Kids Safe

    Every year, more than 12,000 children die from accidents. That's more than the number of kids who die from all diseases combined. In today's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez tells us what you can do to keep your...
    Every year, more than 12,000 children die from accidents. That's more than the number of kids who die from all diseases combined. In today's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez tells us what you can do to keep your kids safe.
  • Fidelis Foundation

    Fidelis Foundation

    Learning how to ride and take care of horses is not just a fun way for kids to spend the day, it's helping heal some broken hearts and boost self-confidence. In today's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez shows us how...
    Learning how to ride and take care of horses is not just a fun way for kids to spend the day, it's helping heal some broken hearts and boost self-confidence. In today's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez shows us how one...
  • Freepeats

    Freepeats

    In today's crazy economy, parents are always looking for ways to cut corners. Well, we've found a website that lets parents get stuff for free. Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    In today's crazy economy, parents are always looking for ways to cut corners. Well, we've found a website that lets parents get stuff for free. Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Family Map

    Family Map

    Every parent has had that moment where they wanted to follow their kids to see where they were going. Well, now you can, and it's as easy as picking up the phone. Seven's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's Parent...
    Every parent has had that moment where they wanted to follow their kids to see where they were going. Well, now you can, and it's as easy as picking up the phone. Seven's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Pre-K

    Pre-K

    If you have a child going into kindergarten, you know they need a good foundation before school starts. Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us one voluntary pre-kindergarten program that's giving kids a big advantage.
    If you have a child going into kindergarten, you know they need a good foundation before school starts. Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us one voluntary pre-kindergarten program that's giving kids a big advantage.
  • Dorm Decor

    Dorm Decor

    In just a few weeks, college kids will be heading off to campus for the fall semester, and now's the time to shop for their dorm or apartment. It can be overwhelming and expensive. How do you make sure you get what...
    In just a few weeks, college kids will be heading off to campus for the fall semester, and now's the time to shop for their dorm or apartment. It can be overwhelming and expensive. How do you make sure you get what you...
  • Doula

    Doula

    If you're getting ready to have a baby, no doubt you've been shopping for clothes, getting your nursery ready and picking your hospital, but how about looking for someone to pamper mom during labor and delivery?...
    If you're getting ready to have a baby, no doubt you've been shopping for clothes, getting your nursery ready and picking your hospital, but how about looking for someone to pamper mom during labor and delivery? Seven's...
  • Back to School

    Back to School

    It's the time of year parents live for and dread at the same time: kids are going back to school, but that can mean spending big bucks on supplies. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez is here with...
    It's the time of year parents live for and dread at the same time: kids are going back to school, but that can mean spending big bucks on supplies. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez is here with tips to...
  • Going Away To School Blues

    Going Away To School Blues

    Fall semester is just around the corner for colleges, and many 18-year-old freshmen will be leaving home to live on campus. It is an exciting time, but it can be very emotional too. In tonight's Parent to Parent,...
    Fall semester is just around the corner for colleges, and many 18-year-old freshmen will be leaving home to live on campus. It is an exciting time, but it can be very emotional too. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Lynn...
  • Kids in Medicine

    Kids in Medicine

    These kids aren't even old enough to drive, but they are coming up with ideas that may save lives. Lynn Martinez shows us how these whiz kids are changing the face of medicine in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    These kids aren't even old enough to drive, but they are coming up with ideas that may save lives. Lynn Martinez shows us how these whiz kids are changing the face of medicine in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Baby Goes to the Dentist

    Baby Goes to the Dentist

    When baby gets his first tooth, it's an exciting time for parents, but they may not know that getting that first tooth also means it's time for baby to go to the dentist. Lynn Martinez tell us what we need to know...
    When baby gets his first tooth, it's an exciting time for parents, but they may not know that getting that first tooth also means it's time for baby to go to the dentist. Lynn Martinez tell us what we need to know about...
  • Good Manners

    Good Manners

    Yes ma'am, no sir, please and thank you are music to the ears of parents who are trying to teach little ones to mind their manners. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us how to get our kids...
    Yes ma'am, no sir, please and thank you are music to the ears of parents who are trying to teach little ones to mind their manners. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us how to get our kids into the...
  • DFYIT

    DFYIT

    With school back in session, the homework, the pressures and the parties begin. For some teens that means using drugs and alcohol. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez tells us about some teens who are...
    With school back in session, the homework, the pressures and the parties begin. For some teens that means using drugs and alcohol. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez tells us about some teens who are defying...
  • LearningRx

    LearningRx

    Learning disabilities like attention deficit disorder can make it hard to keep up with the rest of the class, but there is hope for struggling students. Seven's Lynn Martinez tells us about a place that's helping...
    Learning disabilities like attention deficit disorder can make it hard to keep up with the rest of the class, but there is hope for struggling students. Seven's Lynn Martinez tells us about a place that's helping kids...
  • Streetwaves

    Streetwaves

    Inner city kids are getting getting some life lessons by hanging 10 and hitting the waves. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us how this program is helping keep kids off the street.
    Inner city kids are getting getting some life lessons by hanging 10 and hitting the waves. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us how this program is helping keep kids off the street.
  • International Adoption

    International Adoption

    Adopting an orphan is a life-changing experience for all involved. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us parents who are reaching out to other countries to create their new families and hope...
    Adopting an orphan is a life-changing experience for all involved. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us parents who are reaching out to other countries to create their new families and hope others...
  • Teen Entrepreneurs

    Teen Entrepreneurs

    Who hasn't dreamed of being your own boss? Well, one South Florida high school is teaching its students how to make that dream a reality. Seven's Lynn Martinez has the buzz on the biz in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Who hasn't dreamed of being your own boss? Well, one South Florida high school is teaching its students how to make that dream a reality. Seven's Lynn Martinez has the buzz on the biz in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Halloween Safety

    Halloween Safety

    It's almost time to trick or treat, so lots of little ghosts and goblins will be taking to the streets of South Florida. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us what parents need to know to...
    It's almost time to trick or treat, so lots of little ghosts and goblins will be taking to the streets of South Florida. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us what parents need to know to make sure...
  • Lies

    Lies

    When teaching kids right and wrong, lying is one of the big no-nos, but what happens when kids are learning to lie from their moms and dads? It's a hot topic these days after the big balloon boy lie controversy. In...
    When teaching kids right and wrong, lying is one of the big no-nos, but what happens when kids are learning to lie from their moms and dads? It's a hot topic these days after the big balloon boy lie controversy. In...
  • Getting Kids to Read

    Getting Kids to Read

    All parents would love their kids to read more, but today reading competes with technology, and it seems there's just not enough good, old fashioned book time. In today's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez has...
    All parents would love their kids to read more, but today reading competes with technology, and it seems there's just not enough good, old fashioned book time. In today's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez has tips on...
  • Abrakadoodle

    Abrakadoodle

    If you want your kids to do better in school, you need to get creative with them. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us an art program that's putting kids at the head of the class.
    If you want your kids to do better in school, you need to get creative with them. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Seven's Lynn Martinez shows us an art program that's putting kids at the head of the class.
  • Alcoholic Parents

    Alcoholic Parents

    We've heard the stories over and over again parents driving drunk with their kids in the car. In tonight's Parent to Parent, one mother talks about how that parent used to be her and how it has affected her entire...
    We've heard the stories over and over again parents driving drunk with their kids in the car. In tonight's Parent to Parent, one mother talks about how that parent used to be her and how it has affected her entire family.
  • Massage a Mom

    Massage a Mom

    If you have a baby on the way you're probably all too familiar with having a sore aching back and all those other pregnancy pains. Well, grab the dad to be, it's time for some pain relief through massage. 7's Lynn...
    If you have a baby on the way you're probably all too familiar with having a sore aching back and all those other pregnancy pains. Well, grab the dad to be, it's time for some pain relief through massage. 7's Lynn Martinez...
  • Pressure To Be Perfect

    Pressure To Be Perfect

    Teen girls know what it's like to be stressed out. The pressure to be smarter, thinner and prettier is intense, and the consequences can be severe, but there are things parents can do to keep their girls sane. As...
    Teen girls know what it's like to be stressed out. The pressure to be smarter, thinner and prettier is intense, and the consequences can be severe, but there are things parents can do to keep their girls sane. As Lynn...
  • Hard Holiday

    Hard Holiday

    The holidays are supposed to be a happy time, but some parents are out of work, making gift giving difficult. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us what parents can do to make their season a bit brighter in tonight's Parent to...
    The holidays are supposed to be a happy time, but some parents are out of work, making gift giving difficult. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us what parents can do to make their season a bit brighter in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Sleep Help

    Sleep Help

    If you have a toddler, no doubt you've fought the bed-time wars. Little ones don't like to go to bed, and are forever waking up in the middle of the night. If parents aren't careful, kids can develop bad sleep...
    If you have a toddler, no doubt you've fought the bed-time wars. Little ones don't like to go to bed, and are forever waking up in the middle of the night. If parents aren't careful, kids can develop bad sleep habits, but...
  • Angel Backpacks

    Angel Backpacks

    We all hear about the spirit of giving during the holiday season, but for one mother and her family, that spirit has turned into a calling that takes them to the streets of Miami-Dade and Broward Counties. Lynn...
    We all hear about the spirit of giving during the holiday season, but for one mother and her family, that spirit has turned into a calling that takes them to the streets of Miami-Dade and Broward Counties. Lynn Martinez...
  • Samantha's Purpose

    Samantha's Purpose

    Parents of kids with disabilities know how expensive it is to pay for all the different therapies their kids might need. Even if they have insurance, it seems it's never enough. But one South Florida mother is...
    Parents of kids with disabilities know how expensive it is to pay for all the different therapies their kids might need. Even if they have insurance, it seems it's never enough. But one South Florida mother is trying to...
  • Peanut Allergies

    Peanut Allergies

    Parents know how dangerous peanut allergies can be for some kids, but now a new treatment is giving hope to those who suffer using the source of problem to treat it. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's Parent...
    Parents know how dangerous peanut allergies can be for some kids, but now a new treatment is giving hope to those who suffer using the source of problem to treat it. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Pick Your Battles

    Pick Your Battles

    When it comes to making kids behave, parents have all heard the old saying "learn to pick your battles." Power struggles over picking up toys to eating their veggies can make parents crazy. In tonight's Parent to...
    When it comes to making kids behave, parents have all heard the old saying "learn to pick your battles." Power struggles over picking up toys to eating their veggies can make parents crazy. In tonight's Parent to Parent,...
  • Florida Prepaid

    Florida Prepaid

    Parents seem to worry about paying for their child's education from the day they are born. One option many parents are choosing is the Florida Prepaid tuition program locking in today's prices for a college...
    Parents seem to worry about paying for their child's education from the day they are born. One option many parents are choosing is the Florida Prepaid tuition program locking in today's prices for a college education in...
  • Etiquette

    Etiquette

    Every parent wants a kid with good manners, and one local school is teaching kids the social graces. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Every parent wants a kid with good manners, and one local school is teaching kids the social graces. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Sex Talk

    Sex Talk

    Every parent knows they eventually have to have "the talk" with their kids, but just when should you talk to your kids about the birds and the bees. Experts say the sooner the better. 7s Lynn Martinez has more in...
    Every parent knows they eventually have to have "the talk" with their kids, but just when should you talk to your kids about the birds and the bees. Experts say the sooner the better. 7s Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's...
  • Sharing

    Sharing

    Parents know getting kids to share is a never ending battle. but there are some easy ways to get your kids to be more generous. Seven's Lynn Martinez has tips in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Parents know getting kids to share is a never ending battle. but there are some easy ways to get your kids to be more generous. Seven's Lynn Martinez has tips in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Our Child Safe

    Our Child Safe

    When a child goes missing experts say seconds count. That's why some parents are registering their kids with a new online service that gets out photos and info to police right away. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in...
    When a child goes missing experts say seconds count. That's why some parents are registering their kids with a new online service that gets out photos and info to police right away. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's...
  • After-School

    After-School

    When parents sign kids up for after-school programs, they look for things they're interested in like soccer, swimming or gymnastics. But, these days some parents are choosing programs that also include life skills....
    When parents sign kids up for after-school programs, they look for things they're interested in like soccer, swimming or gymnastics. But, these days some parents are choosing programs that also include life skills. 7's...
  • Knight Arts Challenge

    Knight Arts Challenge

    A lot of schools have cut back on art programs, but one local foundation is making sure kids are getting exposed to the fine arts. 7's Lynn Martinez has more on how it's getting kids into local museums in Parent to...
    A lot of schools have cut back on art programs, but one local foundation is making sure kids are getting exposed to the fine arts. 7's Lynn Martinez has more on how it's getting kids into local museums in Parent to Parent.
  • Friendship Circle

    Friendship Circle

    Parents of special needs kids know how important it is for their kids to socialize, but it can be hard, especially for those who don't have language skills, but as Seven's Lynn Martinez tells us in tonight's Parent...
    Parents of special needs kids know how important it is for their kids to socialize, but it can be hard, especially for those who don't have language skills, but as Seven's Lynn Martinez tells us in tonight's Parent to...
  • Greenie Tots

    Greenie Tots

    Parents on the go know how hard it can be to find time to put a healthy, hot meal on the table for their kids, especially after a long day at work. 7's Lynn Martinez tells us in Parent to Parent that one local mom...
    Parents on the go know how hard it can be to find time to put a healthy, hot meal on the table for their kids, especially after a long day at work. 7's Lynn Martinez tells us in Parent to Parent that one local mom is...
  • Text 4 Baby

    Text 4 Baby

    New parents can never have enough information about what to expect during pregnancy or in the first year of baby's life, and now the latest information is available on your cell phone. 7's Lynn Martinez tells us...
    New parents can never have enough information about what to expect during pregnancy or in the first year of baby's life, and now the latest information is available on your cell phone. 7's Lynn Martinez tells us more in...
  • Talk to Kids about Violence

    Talk to Kids about Violence

    The brutal beating of a Broward County girl has parents across South Florida worried and wondering, How do you talk to your kids about that kind of violence? Dr. Valerie Goode has tips. 7's Lynn Martinez has more...
    The brutal beating of a Broward County girl has parents across South Florida worried and wondering, How do you talk to your kids about that kind of violence? Dr. Valerie Goode has tips. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in Parent...
  • Baby Sign Language

    Baby Sign Language

    One of the most frustrating things for new parents is to try to figure out why baby is crying. Communicating with little ones before they can talk can be a guessing game, unless of course you happen to know baby...
    One of the most frustrating things for new parents is to try to figure out why baby is crying. Communicating with little ones before they can talk can be a guessing game, unless of course you happen to know baby sign...
  • Children's Book on Divorce

    Children's Book on Divorce

    When parents divorce, young children are often scared and confused about what's happening in their lives. That's why one local mom wrote a book designed to help kids cope. 7's Lynn Martinez has a look in Parent to...
    When parents divorce, young children are often scared and confused about what's happening in their lives. That's why one local mom wrote a book designed to help kids cope. 7's Lynn Martinez has a look in Parent to Parent.
  • Class Clickers

    Class Clickers

    Getting kids involved in the classroom is always a challenge, but these days students are are clicking their way to success. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez has a look at a new gadget that's making...
    Getting kids involved in the classroom is always a challenge, but these days students are are clicking their way to success. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez has a look at a new gadget that's making the...
  • Kids Left in Cars

    Kids Left in Cars

    Most parents think it could never happen to them. They would not forget their infant in a hot car. But authorities say it is happening a lot. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez has tips that could...
    Most parents think it could never happen to them. They would not forget their infant in a hot car. But authorities say it is happening a lot. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez has tips that could save a...
  • Dolphin Therapy

    Dolphin Therapy

    Parents of kids with disabilities know finding a therapy that really helps can be a struggle. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez shows us how dolphin assisted therapy is changing the lives of families...
    Parents of kids with disabilities know finding a therapy that really helps can be a struggle. In tonight's Parent to Parent, Lynn Martinez shows us how dolphin assisted therapy is changing the lives of families from around...
  • Pets Accelerating Literacy

    Pets Accelerating Literacy

    For students, one of the scariest things to do in school is to get up in front of the class and read out loud, but in tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez tells us about a unique program that's helping...
    For students, one of the scariest things to do in school is to get up in front of the class and read out loud, but in tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez tells us about a unique program that's helping kids become...
  • Independent Learning

    Independent Learning

    The nightly struggle to get kids to do their homework on their own can be frustrating for parents. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez has some tips for parents to encourage their kids to become...
    The nightly struggle to get kids to do their homework on their own can be frustrating for parents. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez has some tips for parents to encourage their kids to become independent...
  • Kids and Careers

    Kids and Careers

    All parents want their kids to be successful and find a good job. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how junior achievement is helping kids do just that.
    All parents want their kids to be successful and find a good job. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how junior achievement is helping kids do just that.
  • PEP Squad

    PEP Squad

    When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, it's frightening and overwhelming for the entire family. But there's a special kind of support available. Lynn Martinez has more in Parent to Parent.
    When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, it's frightening and overwhelming for the entire family. But there's a special kind of support available. Lynn Martinez has more in Parent to Parent.
  • Save The Birds

    Save The Birds

    A lot of us feel helpless as we see the damage caused to our shorelines and native animals by the BP oil spill in the Gulf, but one Broward boy decided to do his part to help. 7's Lynn Martinez has his story in...
    A lot of us feel helpless as we see the damage caused to our shorelines and native animals by the BP oil spill in the Gulf, but one Broward boy decided to do his part to help. 7's Lynn Martinez has his story in tonight's...
  • Apps for Exercise

    Apps for Exercise

    With summer here, the last thing parents want to see are kids lazing around the house, turning into couch potatoes. But how do you get them to move? One local street ball legend has a few tricks up his sleeve as...
    With summer here, the last thing parents want to see are kids lazing around the house, turning into couch potatoes. But how do you get them to move? One local street ball legend has a few tricks up his sleeve as 7's Lynn...
  • Redirection

    Redirection

    The rebellious teen years can be tough on the whole family, especially if kids get in trouble, but an award winning program is helping to redirect troubled teens toward a more positive life. Channel 7's Lynn...
    The rebellious teen years can be tough on the whole family, especially if kids get in trouble, but an award winning program is helping to redirect troubled teens toward a more positive life. Channel 7's Lynn Martinez has...
  • Bad Habits

    Bad Habits

    Admit it. We all have a bad habit or two. But for parents, trying to get kids to stop picking their nose or biting their nails can make them crazy. 7's Lynn Martinez is here with some tips in tonight's Parent to...
    Admit it. We all have a bad habit or two. But for parents, trying to get kids to stop picking their nose or biting their nails can make them crazy. 7's Lynn Martinez is here with some tips in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Pets Camp

    Pets Camp

    There's a local summer camp that has really gone to the dogs! Kids are learning how to take care of animals, and that has them coming back year after year. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us this pet-friendly camp in...
    There's a local summer camp that has really gone to the dogs! Kids are learning how to take care of animals, and that has them coming back year after year. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us this pet-friendly camp in today's...
  • Shake-A-Leg Camp

    Shake-A-Leg Camp

    Most moms and dads tend to be overprotective of their children. But parents of kids with disabilities can really be nervous letting them do things on their own. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a very special summer camp...
    Most moms and dads tend to be overprotective of their children. But parents of kids with disabilities can really be nervous letting them do things on their own. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a very special summer camp that is...
  • SeaCamp

    SeaCamp

    If your child has a love for the water and a natural curiosity about the ocean, there's a perfect summer camp for them. 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to SeaCamp in today's Parent to Parent.
    If your child has a love for the water and a natural curiosity about the ocean, there's a perfect summer camp for them. 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to SeaCamp in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Birthing Experience

    Birthing Experience

    Having a baby can be a stressful time for the whole family. But a new program is hoping to make the birthing experience much easier. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    Having a baby can be a stressful time for the whole family. But a new program is hoping to make the birthing experience much easier. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • CLEP Test

    CLEP Test

    A college education is expensive and can really put a strain on the family budget. But some students are finding a way to cut costs by testing out of some subjects. 7's Lynn Martinez shows you how in today's Parent...
    A college education is expensive and can really put a strain on the family budget. But some students are finding a way to cut costs by testing out of some subjects. 7's Lynn Martinez shows you how in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Backpacks

    Backpacks

    The new school year is right around the corner, which means students will be lugging backpacks to and from school. But a warning in today's Parent to Parent about overloading young kids. Here's Lynn Martinez.
    The new school year is right around the corner, which means students will be lugging backpacks to and from school. But a warning in today's Parent to Parent about overloading young kids. Here's Lynn Martinez.
  • Sleepy Kids

    Sleepy Kids

    The start of school means the sound of alarm clocks going off early across South Florida and parents know kids love to stay up late and sleep in over the summer. How to get your children back on track in today's...
    The start of school means the sound of alarm clocks going off early across South Florida and parents know kids love to stay up late and sleep in over the summer. How to get your children back on track in today's Parent To...
  • Vaccines

    Vaccines

    Kids need to be up to date on their vaccines before heading back to school. But for some parents, concerns about vaccine safety make that decision difficult. 7's Parenting Expert Dr. Valerie Goode has some advice...
    Kids need to be up to date on their vaccines before heading back to school. But for some parents, concerns about vaccine safety make that decision difficult. 7's Parenting Expert Dr. Valerie Goode has some advice in...
  • Balance

    Balance

    The start of school means homework, sports and after-school activities, and a hectic schedule can leave your kids overwhelmed. 7's Parenting Expert Dr. Valerie Goode is showing us why kids need to create balance in...
    The start of school means homework, sports and after-school activities, and a hectic schedule can leave your kids overwhelmed. 7's Parenting Expert Dr. Valerie Goode is showing us why kids need to create balance in their...
  • College Counselor

    College Counselor

    When it comes to applying to college, Kids and their parents can get very stressed out. But a local program is helping some kids breeze through the applications and get into the school of their choice. 7's Lynn...
    When it comes to applying to college, Kids and their parents can get very stressed out. But a local program is helping some kids breeze through the applications and get into the school of their choice. 7's Lynn Martinez...
  • Immigration

    Immigration

    Immigration is a hot topic in the news these days, and it's creating a lot of controversy on both sides. So how do you explain the issue to your children? 7's parenting expert Valerie Goode helps us get a better...
    Immigration is a hot topic in the news these days, and it's creating a lot of controversy on both sides. So how do you explain the issue to your children? 7's parenting expert Valerie Goode helps us get a better...
  • Homework Help

    Homework Help

    OK, mom and dad. Admit it. Helping your kids with their homework can be a bit frustrating. But there's help which could make your evenings less stressful. Lynn Martinez has more in today's Parent to Parent.
    OK, mom and dad. Admit it. Helping your kids with their homework can be a bit frustrating. But there's help which could make your evenings less stressful. Lynn Martinez has more in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Mentoring

    Mentoring

    Most of us know it's important for kids to have good role models and someone to provide guidance and support. One local woman is providing just that for a very special group of girls. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in...
    Most of us know it's important for kids to have good role models and someone to provide guidance and support. One local woman is providing just that for a very special group of girls. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's...
  • Active Learning

    Active Learning

    A recent study found kids only spend a few minutes a day outside but spend more than seven hours in front of a TV or computer screen. One local school is hoping to change all that by taking the lessons outside the...
    A recent study found kids only spend a few minutes a day outside but spend more than seven hours in front of a TV or computer screen. One local school is hoping to change all that by taking the lessons outside the...
  • Giving back

    Giving back

    You probably hear it from your kids all the time, 'mom I want this, dad I want that.' So how do you teach your child want to give back instead? Take a lesson from 7s parenting expert Dr. Valerie and some...
    You probably hear it from your kids all the time, 'mom I want this, dad I want that.' So how do you teach your child want to give back instead? Take a lesson from 7s parenting expert Dr. Valerie and some hard-working kids...
  • Music Program

    Music Program

    If you always wanted your child to embrace music as a part of their lives, then we have the perfect program for you. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how this local music course is opening up a new world of sound for kids...
    If you always wanted your child to embrace music as a part of their lives, then we have the perfect program for you. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how this local music course is opening up a new world of sound for kids in...
  • Pee Wee Basketball

    Pee Wee Basketball

    Tiger Woods picked up a golf club when he was just a toddler, but how do you know when it's time to start your kids in sports? 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
    Tiger Woods picked up a golf club when he was just a toddler, but how do you know when it's time to start your kids in sports? 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Gym for Kids

    Gym for Kids

    Most parents know kids spend a lot of time in front of TV and computer screens. Now, a new gym designed just for kids is using their love of technology to get them to exercise. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in today's...
    Most parents know kids spend a lot of time in front of TV and computer screens. Now, a new gym designed just for kids is using their love of technology to get them to exercise. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent...
  • Science Class

    Science Class

    Most of us remember our favorite teacher. Students at one local school say their science teacher deserves an apple because of what she let's them do in the classroom. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to...
    Most of us remember our favorite teacher. Students at one local school say their science teacher deserves an apple because of what she let's them do in the classroom. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to Parent.
  • Empowered Youth

    Empowered Youth

    For kids growing up in the inner city, it's like living in a war zone. Many turn to crime, but one local woman has made it her mission to help them turn their lives around! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's...
    For kids growing up in the inner city, it's like living in a war zone. Many turn to crime, but one local woman has made it her mission to help them turn their lives around! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in today's Parent to...
  • Texting and Driving

    Texting and Driving

    Studies have found texting behind the wheel is the equivalent to driving after drinking four beers, but many teens still text and drive. Now some local students are working hard to end the trend for good 7's Lynn...
    Studies have found texting behind the wheel is the equivalent to driving after drinking four beers, but many teens still text and drive. Now some local students are working hard to end the trend for good 7's Lynn Martinez...
  • School of Rock

    School of Rock

    Parents we grew up with the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, to name a few. Well there's a school teaching our kids how to play and enjoy those sounds! 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to this School of Rock in today's...
    Parents we grew up with the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, to name a few. Well there's a school teaching our kids how to play and enjoy those sounds! 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to this School of Rock in today's Parent...
  • Holiday Camp

    Holiday Camp

    The holidays are always a busy time, but it can really be a challenge for working parents. Especially if mom and dad can't take time off with their kids. Now there's a special camp here to help! 7's Lynn Martinez...
    The holidays are always a busy time, but it can really be a challenge for working parents. Especially if mom and dad can't take time off with their kids. Now there's a special camp here to help! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us...
  • Arts for Learning

    Arts for Learning

    A program made just for kids is helping them to express themselves through art. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how it works in today's Parent to Parent.
    A program made just for kids is helping them to express themselves through art. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how it works in today's Parent to Parent.
  • New Year's Resolutions

    New Year's Resolutions

    Many of us make New Year's resolutions only to end up disappointed in ourselves for failing to keep them. So should you encourage your kids to make them? 7's Parenting Expert Dr. Valerie Goode has some advice in...
    Many of us make New Year's resolutions only to end up disappointed in ourselves for failing to keep them. So should you encourage your kids to make them? 7's Parenting Expert Dr. Valerie Goode has some advice in today's...
  • Exchange Program

    Exchange Program

    It's an opportunity of a lifetime for students and their families. A chance to study and live in a foreign country, while a student from that country comes to stay here in the U.S. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how...
    It's an opportunity of a lifetime for students and their families. A chance to study and live in a foreign country, while a student from that country comes to stay here in the U.S. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how this...
  • Karate Kids

    Karate Kids

    We know being involved in a sport can teach kids discipline and boost their self-esteem, but for many families it's often too expensive. Now, a local center is offering karate classes for kids who wouldn't be able...
    We know being involved in a sport can teach kids discipline and boost their self-esteem, but for many families it's often too expensive. Now, a local center is offering karate classes for kids who wouldn't be able to...
  • College Kids Come Home

    College Kids Come Home

    In the past, a college education meant getting a good job. But more and more college grads are forced to move back home, because they can't find good jobs. Parents and their adult children, living together again...
    In the past, a college education meant getting a good job. But more and more college grads are forced to move back home, because they can't find good jobs. Parents and their adult children, living together again under the...
  • Tween Girls

    Tween Girls

    The tween years, when your daughter is not yet a teen yet but no longer a little kid, can be rough on parents. 7's Lynn Martinez gets some expert advice on how to handle these tween years in today's "Parent to...
    The tween years, when your daughter is not yet a teen yet but no longer a little kid, can be rough on parents. 7's Lynn Martinez gets some expert advice on how to handle these tween years in today's "Parent to Parent."
  • Goal Setting

    Goal Setting

    Learning to set goals and achieve them is important for children. So how can parents help their kids learn this important skill? Some step-by-step advice in today's "Parent to Parent." Here's 7's Lynn Martinez.
    Learning to set goals and achieve them is important for children. So how can parents help their kids learn this important skill? Some step-by-step advice in today's "Parent to Parent." Here's 7's Lynn Martinez.
  • Cultural Passport

    Cultural Passport

    Art classes have taken a big hit because of budget cuts in our schools. But now, a new program is giving students a chance to experience South Florida's culture. 7's Lynn Martinez has details in today's "Parent...
    Art classes have taken a big hit because of budget cuts in our schools. But now, a new program is giving students a chance to experience South Florida's culture. 7's Lynn Martinez has details in today's "Parent to...
  • Monitoring Devices

    Monitoring Devices

    Our kids know more about cell phones, texting and the internet than we do. So, parents how do we make sure they are safe and responsible? 7's Lynn Martinez gets some advice in today's Parent to Parent.
    Our kids know more about cell phones, texting and the internet than we do. So, parents how do we make sure they are safe and responsible? 7's Lynn Martinez gets some advice in today's Parent to Parent.
  • College Crunch

    College Crunch

    High school seniors are already filing college applications. That means writing essays, beating deadlines and lots of stress. 7's Lynn Martinez talks to the experts about avoiding the college crunch in today's...
    High school seniors are already filing college applications. That means writing essays, beating deadlines and lots of stress. 7's Lynn Martinez talks to the experts about avoiding the college crunch in today's "Parent to...
  • Reading Program

    Reading Program

    Many kids struggle with reading once they enter elementary school. Now, a unique program that uses music is helping kids read and recognize words as early as one year old. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's...
    Many kids struggle with reading once they enter elementary school. Now, a unique program that uses music is helping kids read and recognize words as early as one year old. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to...
  • Fitness Lifestyle Class

    Fitness Lifestyle Class

    Many children today are facing a future of serious health problems because childhood obesity is on the rise. Now, one local high school is taking a giant step to teach students how to make healthier choices that...
    Many children today are facing a future of serious health problems because childhood obesity is on the rise. Now, one local high school is taking a giant step to teach students how to make healthier choices that will last...
  • Connect Edu

    Connect Edu

    Keeping track of a student's progress and goals as they prepare for college can be complicated, but now a new online program is making it easier for Miami-Dade schools. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how it works in...
    Keeping track of a student's progress and goals as they prepare for college can be complicated, but now a new online program is making it easier for Miami-Dade schools. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how it works in tonight's...
  • Kids & Money

    Kids & Money

    Many families are struggling financially, but experts say this is the perfect time to teach your children the value of money. 7's Robbin Simmons has more in tonight's Parent To Parent.
    Many families are struggling financially, but experts say this is the perfect time to teach your children the value of money. 7's Robbin Simmons has more in tonight's Parent To Parent.
  • Etiquette Class

    Etiquette Class

    We all know the saying: "Boys will be boys." So how can you turn them into little gentlemen? One man has made it his mission to teach boys good manners and proper etiquette. 7's Lynn Martinez shows is in tonight's...
    We all know the saying: "Boys will be boys." So how can you turn them into little gentlemen? One man has made it his mission to teach boys good manners and proper etiquette. 7's Lynn Martinez shows is in tonight's "Parent...
  • Life Program

    Life Program

    Getting the kids off the couch and active can be a challenge for parents. Now, a new program not only focuses on getting them in shape but also boosts their self-confidence and teaches them to eat healthier too....
    Getting the kids off the couch and active can be a challenge for parents. Now, a new program not only focuses on getting them in shape but also boosts their self-confidence and teaches them to eat healthier too. 7's Lynn...
  • Girls Skin Care

    Girls Skin Care

    Little girls are fascinated with the lotions and potions their moms use to make themselves look beautiful, but up until now, there were no products safe for young skin out there for them to experiment with. In...
    Little girls are fascinated with the lotions and potions their moms use to make themselves look beautiful, but up until now, there were no products safe for young skin out there for them to experiment with. In tonight's...
  • Marriage Getaways

    Marriage Getaways

    The stressors of daily life can take a toll on a marriage, but if your relationship is rocky, you may not realize how it's affecting your kids. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how a special weekend getaway is helping...
    The stressors of daily life can take a toll on a marriage, but if your relationship is rocky, you may not realize how it's affecting your kids. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how a special weekend getaway is helping some...
  • Kids Arts Gallery

    Kids Arts Gallery

    It's a place where kids of all ages and backgrounds gather to express their creative side through art. In today's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to an art center where children learn to be creative.
    It's a place where kids of all ages and backgrounds gather to express their creative side through art. In today's Parent to Parent, 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to an art center where children learn to be creative.
  • Cooking Camp

    Cooking Camp

    Does your child love to help in the kitchen? Do you think he or she might be the next Emerald? 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a summer camp where kids can really get cooking.
    Does your child love to help in the kitchen? Do you think he or she might be the next Emerald? 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a summer camp where kids can really get cooking.
  • Theater & Art Camps

    Theater & Art Camps

    Whether your child loves the spotlight or is quietly creative, there's a perfect summer camp just for them. 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to two very unique camps in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Whether your child loves the spotlight or is quietly creative, there's a perfect summer camp just for them. 7's Lynn Martinez takes us to two very unique camps in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Special Needs Camp

    Special Needs Camp

    Lots of kids look forward to going away to summer camp, but some don't ever get that experience because they're battling an illness. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a very special camp in Florida that's making dreams...
    Lots of kids look forward to going away to summer camp, but some don't ever get that experience because they're battling an illness. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a very special camp in Florida that's making dreams come true....
  • Sailboat Camp

    Sailboat Camp

    Do your kids love being on the water? Do they want to take off with the wind in their hair? Then it's time to set sail this summer. 7's Lynn Martinez shows you in tonight's "Parent to Parent."
    Do your kids love being on the water? Do they want to take off with the wind in their hair? Then it's time to set sail this summer. 7's Lynn Martinez shows you in tonight's "Parent to Parent."
  • Autism Program

    Autism Program

    Parents of children with special needs many times feel lost trying to find the right treatment for their child. One couple traveled all the way from Ireland to South Florida for a very unique program to help their...
    Parents of children with special needs many times feel lost trying to find the right treatment for their child. One couple traveled all the way from Ireland to South Florida for a very unique program to help their son. 7's...
  • Sponsor a Student

    Sponsor a Student

    Students in one South Florida community are overcoming enormous odds thanks to a very special center. Now, a former Miami Heat star wants to take it to the next level with a new program. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us...
    Students in one South Florida community are overcoming enormous odds thanks to a very special center. Now, a former Miami Heat star wants to take it to the next level with a new program. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in...
  • Karate For Bad Behavior

    Karate For Bad Behavior

    We know karate classes can get your child in shape, but one local program is also shaping up their attitude and helping them do better in school. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    We know karate classes can get your child in shape, but one local program is also shaping up their attitude and helping them do better in school. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • TEKNO 101

    TEKNO 101

    Going away to college can be a stressful time for families when it comes to hauling all that stuff to school! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how a new web site is making that process a little easier in tonight's Parent...
    Going away to college can be a stressful time for families when it comes to hauling all that stuff to school! 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how a new web site is making that process a little easier in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Cool 4 School

    Cool 4 School

    The lazy days of summer will soon be coming to a close. And when the first school bell rings, you want your son or daughter to be ready. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us what's cool for school in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    The lazy days of summer will soon be coming to a close. And when the first school bell rings, you want your son or daughter to be ready. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us what's cool for school in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Back To School Drives

    Back To School Drives

    Parents it's about that time to think about getting your kids ready to go back to school. There are two amazing organizations helping families in need do just that. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to...
    Parents it's about that time to think about getting your kids ready to go back to school. There are two amazing organizations helping families in need do just that. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Autism Dance Class

    Autism Dance Class

    Dancing is a fun activity for kids of all ages, but for children with autism dance is helping them express themselves like never before. 7s Lynn Martinez takes us to an amazing class in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Dancing is a fun activity for kids of all ages, but for children with autism dance is helping them express themselves like never before. 7s Lynn Martinez takes us to an amazing class in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Rating Child Care

    Rating Child Care

    Ask any working parent and they'll tell you finding the right day care is tough. Now a new ratings system could make that decision easier. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how it works in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Ask any working parent and they'll tell you finding the right day care is tough. Now a new ratings system could make that decision easier. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how it works in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Just Between Friends

    Just Between Friends

    Kids grow up so fast parents are always buying new clothes and toys to keep up, but that can really add up. Now there's a way to make some of that money back and save even more. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how in...
    Kids grow up so fast parents are always buying new clothes and toys to keep up, but that can really add up. Now there's a way to make some of that money back and save even more. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how in tonight's...
  • Brain Food

    Brain Food

    When it comes to brain power, parents can help give kids energy and focus at school with the right kinds of food. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7s Lynn Martinez show us what super foods will help put your scholar...
    When it comes to brain power, parents can help give kids energy and focus at school with the right kinds of food. In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7s Lynn Martinez show us what super foods will help put your scholar at the...
  • Just Ask Boo

    Just Ask Boo

    Parents are always asking friends if they know a good babysitter or a great summer camp. What if you could get the answers all in one place? In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how a new web...
    Parents are always asking friends if they know a good babysitter or a great summer camp. What if you could get the answers all in one place? In tonight's Parent to Parent, 7s Lynn Martinez shows us how a new web site...
  • Embrace Girl Power

    Embrace Girl Power

    Young girls face so many challenges these days it can be hard for them to make good choices, but a very special organization is helping them do just that. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us why it's working in tonight's...
    Young girls face so many challenges these days it can be hard for them to make good choices, but a very special organization is helping them do just that. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us why it's working in tonight's Parent to...
  • Stress & Yoga

    Stress & Yoga

    Kids these days have a lot to stress them out. 7's Lynn Martinez gets some expert advice on how to help kids calm down in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Kids these days have a lot to stress them out. 7's Lynn Martinez gets some expert advice on how to help kids calm down in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Arts Charter

    Arts Charter

    There's a local school - just like the fox hit show "Glee", that offers students a chance to express their creative side and it's a big hit with the kids. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    There's a local school - just like the fox hit show "Glee", that offers students a chance to express their creative side and it's a big hit with the kids. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Online textbooks

    Online textbooks

    From cell phones to computer games - we all know kids are obsessed with technology. Now one local school is hoping to make the most of that obsession by trading in their textbooks for laptops. 7's Lynn Martinez has...
    From cell phones to computer games - we all know kids are obsessed with technology. Now one local school is hoping to make the most of that obsession by trading in their textbooks for laptops. 7's Lynn Martinez has the...
  • Reading with your kids

    Reading with your kids

    If you are having a hard time getting your kids to read, we've got some tips that may get them turning the pages. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    If you are having a hard time getting your kids to read, we've got some tips that may get them turning the pages. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Distracted Driving

    Distracted Driving

    Most teens think they're invincible especially behind the wheel, but one local mom has a message that is changing their minds and their actions. 7's Lynn Martinez brings us Alex's story in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Most teens think they're invincible especially behind the wheel, but one local mom has a message that is changing their minds and their actions. 7's Lynn Martinez brings us Alex's story in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Giving Season

    Giving Season

    We're told it's better to give than to receive, but for some kids, that's a tough lesson to learn. So how do we show our children giving can be more rewarding than getting? Dr. Val has some advice in tonight's...
    We're told it's better to give than to receive, but for some kids, that's a tough lesson to learn. So how do we show our children giving can be more rewarding than getting? Dr. Val has some advice in tonight's Parent to...
  • Making Music

    Making Music

    If your child has dreams of making it big in the music industry, there's a school made just for them. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how they can achieve success in the studio in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    If your child has dreams of making it big in the music industry, there's a school made just for them. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us how they can achieve success in the studio in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Making Math Fun

    Making Math Fun

    A lot of parents cringe when their kids ask for help with their algebra homework, but now some local teachers are making teaching math so fun. Kids are learning it more easily. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in...
    A lot of parents cringe when their kids ask for help with their algebra homework, but now some local teachers are making teaching math so fun. Kids are learning it more easily. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's...
  • Fatherhood Task Force

    Fatherhood Task Force

    We know there are programs out there for expectant mothers, but what about dads to be? 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a local program targeting dear old dad.
    We know there are programs out there for expectant mothers, but what about dads to be? 7's Lynn Martinez shows us a local program targeting dear old dad.
  • Interfaith Family

    Interfaith Family

    Many South Florida families are preparing for the first night of Hanukkah beginning at sundown. Some of those families will celebrate Christmas too. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Many South Florida families are preparing for the first night of Hanukkah beginning at sundown. Some of those families will celebrate Christmas too. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Special Needs Program

    Special Needs Program

    Learning to dance can help kids in a number of ways. Now, there's a new program in Miami-Dade Schools, teaching special needs students how to dance and prepare for a big performance. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in...
    Learning to dance can help kids in a number of ways. Now, there's a new program in Miami-Dade Schools, teaching special needs students how to dance and prepare for a big performance. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's...
  • Foster Care

    Foster Care

    Many kids who grow up in the foster care system have no where to go by the time they turn 18. Some end up on the streets. But a local woman is trying to change that by offering them a place to call home. 7's Lynn...
    Many kids who grow up in the foster care system have no where to go by the time they turn 18. Some end up on the streets. But a local woman is trying to change that by offering them a place to call home. 7's Lynn Martinez...
  • Hands 2 Help

    Hands 2 Help

    The journey from little girl to young lady can be a difficult one. Now a local program is giving some girls the guidance they need. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    The journey from little girl to young lady can be a difficult one. Now a local program is giving some girls the guidance they need. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Learning Languages

    Learning Languages

    Knowing more than one language can be a huge advantage in today's world. Now a new school right here in Miami is giving its students an international education. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to...
    Knowing more than one language can be a huge advantage in today's world. Now a new school right here in Miami is giving its students an international education. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Teen Skin

    Teen Skin

    Being a teenager these days is tough, and if your teen is also battling acne it can affect their self-esteem. 7's Lynn Martinez talks to the experts about how to treat your teen's troubled skin in tonight's Parent...
    Being a teenager these days is tough, and if your teen is also battling acne it can affect their self-esteem. 7's Lynn Martinez talks to the experts about how to treat your teen's troubled skin in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Autism Center

    Autism Center

    When your child goes from happy and outgoing to distant and silent, it can be a parent's worst nightmare, but as one local mom found out there's help right here changing lives. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in...
    When your child goes from happy and outgoing to distant and silent, it can be a parent's worst nightmare, but as one local mom found out there's help right here changing lives. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent...
  • Virtual College Tour

    Virtual College Tour

    Applying to colleges can be a stressful time for the whole family, but now new technology is making choosing a school easier and less expensive for students. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Applying to colleges can be a stressful time for the whole family, but now new technology is making choosing a school easier and less expensive for students. 7s Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Alternative Education

    Alternative Education

    When it comes to our children's education, most of us have a traditional view of school. But more and more parents are taking their kids on grand adventures for their education. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in...
    When it comes to our children's education, most of us have a traditional view of school. But more and more parents are taking their kids on grand adventures for their education. 7's Lynn Martinez has more in tonight's...
  • Waterway Cleanup

    Waterway Cleanup

    Teaching children to respect the environment is an important lesson, but one school is actually getting students out there to keep our local waterways clean. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
    Teaching children to respect the environment is an important lesson, but one school is actually getting students out there to keep our local waterways clean. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • One Laptop Per Child

    One Laptop Per Child

    Most of us take it for granted that we have technology like the internet at our fingertips. Now students at one inner city school are getting that same opportunity. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to...
    Most of us take it for granted that we have technology like the internet at our fingertips. Now students at one inner city school are getting that same opportunity. 7's Lynn Martinez shows us in tonight's Parent to Parent.
  • Stranger Danger

    Stranger Danger

    Parents got a frightening wake-up call when a little girl was almost abducted from a Walmart, she was able to get away. Now a local group is teaching students what to do if a stranger tries to grab them. 7's Lynn...
    Parents got a frightening wake-up call when a little girl was almost abducted from a Walmart, she was able to get away. Now a local group is teaching students what to do if a stranger tries to grab them. 7's Lynn Martinez...
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