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Jul 3, 2019
3 Doctor-Approved Tips for Helping Your Kids Fall Asleep Faster
Your child can’t fall — or stay — asleep, but you know if she doesn’t get her shut-eye, you’ll both be feeling the next-day effects. To the rescue: Doctors share the natural strategies they swear...
Jun 8, 2019
3 Natural Fixes for Summertime Ouches, According to Doctors
As warmer weather returns and we spend more and more time outdoors, summer injuries can put a damper on the fun, especially when it comes to kids. So when cuts, bites, bumps and bruises occur, what...
May 6, 2019
17 Best Gifts for College Graduates
Graduation season is upon us, so it's time to celebrate the college kids in your life before they head out into the real world. "Adulting" is hard enough (we know!), but you can make the transition...
Apr 19, 2019
Walmart & Kidbox Partner For the Ultimate Subscription Box for Kids
Walmart is on a mission to make shopping for stylish kids clothes easier for parents everywhere by getting in on the subscription box game. This Tuesday, the retail giant officially announced their...
Apr 18, 2019
Candid Pictures Reveal One of Elizabeth Taylor's Lesser Known Roles: Being a Mother
Actress Elizabeth Taylor was a Hollywood legend who graced the big screen for decades in classics like Cleopatra and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. (Who can forget those stunning eyes?) But while she was...
Mar 16, 2019
14 of the Cutest Luggage Pieces for Traveling With Your Toddler
Every parent knows that traveling with a toddler isn't always the easiest thing, so before you head out on your next vacation, make sure you have the best luggage for toddlers at your disposal....
Feb 10, 2019
21 Classic Baby Books Every Nursery Needs
When it comes to preparing a nursery, there are many items on a parent's checklist, from furniture and decor, to clothing and diapers — lots of diapers. However, more and more often, there's one...
Dec 20, 2018
This Toy Vacuum That Actually Works Is the Best Gift for Kids and Parents Alike
We write about products we think our readers will like. If you buy them, we get a small share of the revenue from the supplier. As grown ups, chores like cleaning up our homes aren’t really...
Dec 18, 2018
How to Tell If Your Child Is Lonely
America — land of the free, home of the lonely. According to a new national survey from the healthcare provider Cigna, loneliness is at "epidemic levels." Nearly half of all respondents reported...
Nov 19, 2018
This Adaptive Shoe Line Is Life-Changing for Kids With Special Needs
When Nicole Goodwin-Hulbert, mother to a daughter with special needs, shared a Facebook post about a trip to Nordstrom, it went viral — and it's easy to see why it got so much attention. “Special...
Nov 7, 2018
16 Best Sensory Toys for Kids That'll Ignite Their Senses
If there's a young one in your life with special needs, you'll want to know about the best sensory toys for kids. When you're gifting a toy to a child who's on the autism spectrum or has a...
Oct 28, 2018
12 Healthy Halloween Snacks to Keep Your Little Monsters Fueled and Focused
With Halloween on the horizon, you can be sure of one thing: There will be sweets — and lots of them. As much as we enjoy the occasional treat (OK, maybe more than occasional!), sometimes we want...
Oct 19, 2018
How to Raise Kids Who Value People Over Possessions, According to New Research
In a day and age when people are constantly glued to their mobile gadgets and drooling over expensive name brands, there's no question that materialism is a widespread issue. So, it's little...
Oct 19, 2018
8 Halloween Party Games Tweens Will Actually Enjoy
Kids between the ages of 10 and 14 can be hard to entertain, so finding Halloween party games for tweens is a challenge. Good thing we’ve come through and found eight of the best games that will...
Sep 27, 2018
10 Best Halloween Costumes for Babies New Moms Will Adore
Most of us can agree, the best part about Halloween isn't the movies or even the candy — it's seeing all the best Halloween costumes for babies. There's just something about seeing a precious babe...
Sep 14, 2018
I'm a Parent Who Lets Her Kids Do 'Dangerous' Things — And I'm Proud of It
“Look at what I found!” My daughter was four years old and the time, and she was proudly holding up a snake she had tracked down and caught. “I got it all by myself!” she said. Now, I’m a...
Sep 11, 2018
12 Things I Said I’d Never Do as a Parent That I Ended Up Doing
It’s so easy to be a parent before the toddler and teen years come along. As you gaze down lovingly at your sleeping infant, you make all sorts of promises to both your child and yourself. But then...
Aug 11, 2018
Send Your Kids Off Right With the Best College Packing List for Guys and Girls
Whether it's their first year away or they're heading back for another semester, being armed with the best college packing list for guys and girls is the easiest way to make your child's college...
Jul 31, 2018
Yellow School Bus Blues: 4 Mom Authors Remember Letting Go of Their Kids on the First Day of Class
These first-day-of-school stories will make you laugh, cry, and nod your head in solidarity with these moms. No matter how old your kids get, you'll never forget the first time you dropped them off...
Jul 12, 2018
If You Let Your Kids Play Barefoot, You Did Their Motor Skills a Huge Favor, Study Suggests
If anyone has ever given you a tough time about letting your kids run around barefoot, now is your moment to gloat. Recent research shows that regular physical activity without shoes may provide an...
Jul 5, 2018
15 Free or Low-Cost Activities to Keep the Kids Playing in the Backyard All Summer
Summer is in full swing — so if you haven’t heard an “I’m bored” yet from your kids, then it’s probably just a matter of time. But like most parents, you’re probably not eager to shell out a bunch...
Jun 27, 2018
Mom Posts Dire Warning About the Dangers of Going Down a Slide With a Child on Your Lap
A New York mom is garnering plenty of media attention after she posted a photo on Facebook of the exact moment her toddler daughter’s leg broke while the two were on a plastic slide at the park....
Jun 5, 2018
Hoda Kotb and Sandra Bullock Bond Over Their Adoption Experiences in Tearful Interview
One woman is a super successful actress while another is a highly regarded news anchor. Despite their differences, Sandra Bullock and Hoda Kotb have one very big thing in common: their paths to...
Apr 30, 2018
Victoria Beckham's Daughter Harper Has the Cutest 'Posh' Accent
Fashion designer Victoria Beckham recently took to Instagram to share a precious new home video of her six-year-old daughter Harper Beckham reading — and, after viewing the cute clip, Beckham fans...
Apr 23, 2018
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Welcomes a Daughter With Girlfriend
The royal baby is getting some competition! Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson welcomed a baby girl with longtime girlfriend, Lauren Hashian — and she officially shares a birthday with Prince William and...
Apr 20, 2018
Pink Credits Her Strict Military Dad for Making Her a Strong Mother
Pink isn't shy when it comes to sharing her experience as a mom to son Jameson Moon, 15 months, and daughter Willow Sage, 6, and as a wife to extreme sports star, Carey Heart. So when the superstar...
Apr 19, 2018
Bobby Flay Wishes Daughter Sophie a Happy Birthday
He can't help but gush about his little girl — especially on her birthday! Bobby Flay's daughter, Sophie Flay, turned 22 years old on April 16, and the proud father took to Instagram to wish her a...
Apr 11, 2018
Dogs Strengthen Family Bonds, Study Finds
Moms, if you have a pet dog who your kids consider part of the family, give yourself a pat on the back. According to recent research, the relationship between your fur baby and your human babies...
Apr 3, 2018
Can't Get Your Child to Tidy Up? Try a Clean-Up Song
Is a clean-up song the answer to your biggest parenting woe? Let's face it: Getting young kids to clean up their toys can sometimes feel like a never-ending battle. From the Legos that get eaten by...
Mar 22, 2018
Parents Tend to Prefer the Youngest Child, According to Survey
The favorite child debate is one that all families have had. If you ask Mom or Dad, the answer is always: "You're all my favorite." Put the question to Grandma or Grandpa and they say, "Each one is...