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7 fun food activities for kids that won’t make a (huge) mess

7 fun food activities for kids that won’t make a (huge) mess

Getting tired of the constant cleanup in the kitchen? Here are seven food activities your kids can make themselves that won't create a big mess.
Table with fresh, homemade food.

10 healthy family meals to add into your weekly rotation to spice things up

10 healthy family meals to add into your weekly rotation to spice things up

Trying to eat healthy? These healthy family meals will please everyone.
Teen girl holding an e-cigarette

Help! My teenager is vaping! Why this is a high-level parenting emergency

Help! My teenager is vaping! Why this is a high-level parenting emergency

Is having your teen vaping a cause for concern? We'll give you all the information you need to stop this habit before it starts.
Baby lying in stroller smiling

5 reasons reversible strollers are an excellent purchase for new parents who are on the go

5 reasons reversible strollers are an excellent purchase for new parents who are on the go

Reversible strollers may be a bit bigger and more cumbersome that some others out there, but we have some really great reasons you should buy one.
Happy pregnant mom wearing a maternity witch costume for Halloween

7 best pregnant Halloween costumes that won’t break the bank

7 best pregnant Halloween costumes that won’t break the bank

These best pregnant Halloween costumes are under $40 and will show off your adorable baby bump.
Adult teaching child to swim in a pool

5 methods for teaching kids to swim

5 methods for teaching kids to swim

No parent wants their child to fear the water. We've gathered the top five methods for teaching kids to swim so they can be happy and confident in the water.
A group of kids ready for Halloween

Need Halloween crafts for 10-year-olds to do? Here are 9 spookingly great ideas

Need Halloween crafts for 10-year-olds to do? Here are 9 spookingly great ideas

Need to get creative this spooky season? These nine Halloween crafts for 10-year-olds will be sure to keep all of the ghouls entertained.
Boy in leaves

9 fun fall activities the whole family will enjoy

9 fun fall activities the whole family will enjoy

These 10 fall activities are fun for the entire family.
Baby pumpkin Halloween costume

5 irresistible Halloween costumes for baby’s first trick-or-treat

5 irresistible Halloween costumes for baby’s first trick-or-treat

Looking for Halloween costumes for babies? We've got some adorable and affordable picks.
Hungry mom eating

4 easy meals for new parents to cook when they’ve just brought home a new baby

4 easy meals for new parents to cook when they’ve just brought home a new baby

Wondering how to handle dinner after just having a baby? These four easy meals for new parents are ideal after they bring home baby.
Family Halloween

The best Halloween costumes for a family of 5

The best Halloween costumes for a family of 5

Is your family of five invited to a Halloween party but you're all out of costume ideas? Check out some of our suggestions.
Halloween craft supplies

8 Halloween crafts for preschoolers to do this spooky season

8 Halloween crafts for preschoolers to do this spooky season

Need some crafty ideas for your little ghouls? These eight Halloween crafts for kids are perfect for your pumpkins to do this season.
Toddler drinking water

How much water should a 1-year-old drink? What you need to know

How much water should a 1-year-old drink? What you need to know

Here's what you need to know about how much water a toddler should drink.
Family of three celebrating Halloween

The best Halloween costumes for a family of 3

The best Halloween costumes for a family of 3

Dressing up for Halloween is more fun is with your family of three. We have compiled a bunch of cute, creative, and crazy costume ideas.
A parent bottle feeding a little baby.

5 easy ways to solve bottle refusal from a breastfed baby

5 easy ways to solve bottle refusal from a breastfed baby

Bottle refusal in breastfeeding babies is a stressful experience for everyone, but it's possible to work through it. These tips can help.
Boy dressed as a rock star for Halloween

Costume ideas for kids who don’t know what to be for Halloween and are reluctant to dress up

Costume ideas for kids who don’t know what to be for Halloween and are reluctant to dress up

Halloween doesn’t have to be too complicated or elaborate. Our list shows how your child can pick out a great costume that's sure to be fun.
Youology: A Puberty Guide for Every Body

Looking for a puberty book for your tween that’s gender-inclusive? We’ve got 4

Looking for a puberty book for your tween that’s gender-inclusive? We’ve got 4

These puberty books are inclusive of LGBTQ and gender topics and language.
Teens having fun at a birthday party

6 birthday party ideas for teens that aren’t totally lame

6 birthday party ideas for teens that aren’t totally lame

These 6 birthday party ideas are so awesome, even teens will love them.
Girl with glasses holding book

These books will teach your toddler to talk about their feelings

These books will teach your toddler to talk about their feelings

Help young kids understand their emotions with these feeling books for toddlers.
a doctor with a baby in a hospital bassinet

10 vital questions to ask baby’s first pediatrician before your child is born

10 vital questions to ask baby’s first pediatrician before your child is born

Your child's first pediatrician will be an essential part of their care team. Asking a few questions can help you make the right pick.
Middle school students in front of laptops cheering

Effective teacher-approved study tips and skills for middle schoolers we bet you haven’t tried

Effective teacher-approved study tips and skills for middle schoolers we bet you haven’t tried

Worried about the jump from elementary school? Equip your kids with these fail-safe study skills for middle schoolers.
A pregnant woman blowing her nose with a cold.

7 incredible home remedies for colds during pregnancy that actually work

7 incredible home remedies for colds during pregnancy that actually work

Feeling sick while pregnant and don't want to take medicine? These seven home remedies for a cold are effective during pregnancy.
teen girls arguing with her mom about homework

Doing homework doesn’t have to be a chore: 5 ways parents can help their kids

Doing homework doesn’t have to be a chore: 5 ways parents can help their kids

Homework assignments do have to be completed and do have a purpose. So, how can you stop the homework drama after school?
Toddler pulling hair

This one sure signal your toddler feels out of control

This one sure signal your toddler feels out of control

If your toddler is pulling their own hair, they may feel out of control in their young life. Here's what to do.
A family enjoying lying in the leaves

10 fun fall bucket list activities to do with kids

10 fun fall bucket list activities to do with kids

Need help thinking of ways to make autumn more fun? Here are 10 fall bucket list activities that parents should do with their children this season.
lactation consultant guide woman breastfeeding on sectional

Everything you need to know about lactation consultants (but were afraid to ask)

Everything you need to know about lactation consultants (but were afraid to ask)

A lactation consultant can be a vital part of your postpartum village if you hope to breast/chestfeed. Learn why and how to find a lactation consultant.
Baby sleeping In leaves

10 fall-themed baby names that are just too cute and are just as memorable

10 fall-themed baby names that are just too cute and are just as memorable

Does your due date "fall" in October or November? These fall-themed baby names are perfect for your fall baby.
A family having fun in a pumpkin patch

When to buy your pumpkins for Halloween: Tips for buying pumpkins before they run out

When to buy your pumpkins for Halloween: Tips for buying pumpkins before they run out

Halloween jack-o'-lanterns make the holiday better, but when should you hit the pumpkin patch? And how long will your pumpkin last?
Kind Like Marsha and Pride books

7 stellar picture books about LGBTQ+ history to help educate your kids

7 stellar picture books about LGBTQ+ history to help educate your kids

LGBTQ+ history is easy to share with kids in age-appropriate ways with these picture books.
View from a scenic railroad fall foliage ride

Ride the rails this fall to see autumn’s colors

Ride the rails this fall to see autumn’s colors

Take a train ride on a scenic railroad to see fall foliage this autumn.
Kids playing In leaves

6 fun outdoor games kids can play this fall

6 fun outdoor games kids can play this fall

These six outdoor games are fun for kids to play in the fall.
Teen girl sitting at computer smiling

Don’t make these mistakes when filling out a FAFSA application

Don’t make these mistakes when filling out a FAFSA application

The FAFSA application appears to be lengthy and complex. So we bring you some tips to avoid common errors while submitting this form.
Pregnant woman making eggs

7 super-easy healthy breakfasts for pregnant women you can make in 15 minutes

7 super-easy healthy breakfasts for pregnant women you can make in 15 minutes

Here are seven healthy breakfast ideas for pregnant women that moms-to-be will enjoy. Try these simple, 15-minute recipes for a nutritious start.
Baby in a highchair at the table eating

Is your baby not eating solid foods? Here’s what could be going on

Is your baby not eating solid foods? Here’s what could be going on

Is your baby not eating solids all of a sudden? We discuss what could be going on and how to get your little one's appetite back.
White nursury

The ultimate nursery checklist of everything you need (and nothing you don’t)

The ultimate nursery checklist of everything you need (and nothing you don’t)

This nursery checklist will spell out exactly what you need before baby arrives and what's OK to skip.
Young boy at beach with balloons sitting with a birthday cake

How to host a 6-year-old’s birthday party on a budget

How to host a 6-year-old’s birthday party on a budget

Don't break the bank to throw your 6-year-old a birthday party. Check out these money-saving tips for a celebration on a budget.
Baby eating pumpkin

Teething baby not eating? 7 simple solutions every concerned parent should try

Teething baby not eating? 7 simple solutions every concerned parent should try

Is your teething baby not eating normally? We have some tips to turn a cranky, hungry, teething baby into a fed one.
Toddler girl in bed sleeping

Why do toddlers cry in their sleep and how can you help them?

Why do toddlers cry in their sleep and how can you help them?

Toddlers crying in their sleep is a normal part of development and can have a variety of different causes, but there are things you can do to help prevent it.
Infant in baby walker

Are baby walkers safe? 5 dangerous reasons you shouldn’t add one to your registry

Are baby walkers safe? 5 dangerous reasons you shouldn’t add one to your registry

Thinking about buying a baby walker? Here are five dangerous reasons why you shouldn't get a baby walker for your infant.
Milk temperature check

Should you have bottle warmers for breast milk in your home? It’s complicated

Should you have bottle warmers for breast milk in your home? It’s complicated

Bottle warmers for breast milk sound like a great idea, but are they really safe? We give you all the pros and cons.
A white nose machine in a baby's bedroom

Is white noise bad for babies? It actually can be harmful

Is white noise bad for babies? It actually can be harmful

Is white noise really bad for babies? Here is what you need to know about using this background noise for your little one.
A game of tic-tac-toe on a piece of paper

7 fun games kids can play with just pen and paper

7 fun games kids can play with just pen and paper

Keep your kids occupied when boredom hits or while waiting with just a pen and paper. With these classic games to play on paper, kids don't even need a device.
A toddler reaching into a bag of fast food in the car

7 of the best fast-food items for kids you can feel good about grabbing

7 of the best fast-food items for kids you can feel good about grabbing

When on the go, it is possible to keep your kiddos fed guilt-free. We list healthier fast-food options for your toddler or preschooler.
Surprised baby girl

The most popular baby girl nicknames that are so cute and unique and might surprise you

The most popular baby girl nicknames that are so cute and unique and might surprise you

Here are the most popular nicknames for baby girls. Some are funny. Some are based on your baby's traits. Others are simply random.
A mother singing to her little baby

The 5 most popular lullabies every parent should know

The 5 most popular lullabies every parent should know

Every parent should know the most popular lullabies to sing to their baby. We provide a list of five classic songs along with their lyrics.
Boy is excited for his fourth birthday

4-year-old birthday party ideas: 7 low-stress themes your child will love

4-year-old birthday party ideas: 7 low-stress themes your child will love

From decor to activities, any preschooler will love these 4-year-old birthday party ideas.
Pregnant woman drinking juice

How to tell if extreme thirst during pregnancy is normal or cause for concern

How to tell if extreme thirst during pregnancy is normal or cause for concern

Here's what you need to know about excessive thirst during pregnancy.
Pre-teen girl smiling, holding birthday present

12 amazing tween birthday party ideas your kid (and their friends) will actually think are cool

12 amazing tween birthday party ideas your kid (and their friends) will actually think are cool

Planning a birthday celebration for a pre-teen can be tough, but not with these 12 fun tween birthday party ideas.
Baby with sweet potatoes

9 amazing sweet potato baby food combinations your child will love

9 amazing sweet potato baby food combinations your child will love

If your baby is getting tired of the same foods, then your child will love these sweet potato baby food combinations.
toddler girl and her dad having fun with music and movement activity

8 best movement and music activities for toddlers: Get them engaged (and tired)

8 best movement and music activities for toddlers: Get them engaged (and tired)

Try these 8 music and movement activities to get toddlers moving.