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5 amazing Father’s Day activities every dad will want to do

If you're looking for something to do to celebrate dads this June, try one of these amazing Father's Day activities for the special dad in your life.
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8 great Father’s Day gift ideas for every kind of dad

Looking for the best Father's Day gifts for all types of dads? We've got ideas for the sports dad, tech dad, and even the grillin' dad.
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A simple guide for talking with your grade schooler about LGBTQ+ identity

Learn how to talk to your kids about LGBTQ+ with these helpful suggestions and resources.
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Stellar picture books about LGBTQ+ history to help educate your kids

We've combed through the best picture books for sharing with kids in honor of LGBTQ+ History Month and beyond.
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Considerations for mountain bike rides with kids – read this before you hit the trails

Mountain bike adventures with your kids are a blast, but first, consider these things.
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Family fun: 5 amazing Memorial Day weekend getaway destinations that are off the beaten path

Celebrate the unofficial start of summer with these Memorial Day vacations ideas that are off the beaten path.
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When do babies start talking? Should you be concerned if yours isn’t?

Find out when babies start talking and what you should do if yours isn't.
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Are you a helicopter mom? Here’s how to tell and what to do about it

Are you a helicopter mom or paren? Here's how to tell and what you can do to avoid this happening to you.
Upset girl toddler

Are the terrible twos really that terrible?

You've heard the stories about the terrible twos. Are two-year-olds that horrible and where did the bad rap come from?
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Why your teen should get a summer job right now

We give you good reasons why your teen should get a summer job and list of ideas for them.
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Is period underwear right for your tween or teen?

Period underwear for teens is new, but is it better than traditional pads and tampons?
Toddler standing against a growth chart on wall.

What age do boys stop growing?

How old boys are when they stop growing is affected by a few factors, but growth typically stops between the ages of 16 and 18.
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Can these methods really help predict your baby’s gender? Get the scoop here

Can these gender reveal methods really predict the gender of your baby? Here's what to know about them.
A father putting sunscreen on his young child.

Try these sunburn remedies for kids when things get too hot

If the sunscreen didn't do all it could and your child comes home looking like a tomato, here's are the sunburn remedies to know.
A mother singing to her little baby.

Advice for new parents that they’ll want to hear

There's advice for new parents that's more welcome than others. If you want to be supportive but not overstep boundaries, stick to these topics.
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A missed period doesn’t automatically mean you’re pregnant, but here’s what could be going on

Have a missed period but not pregnant? Before you panic and do the math, see if any of these other reasons could be the cause for your irregular flow.
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Hospital bag checklist: What to pack for your labor and delivery stay

Here's everything you need to pack for your labor and delivery hospital stay.
Toddler with stuffed bear on potty training seat

What is elimination communication, and does it work for potty training?

Find out what the elimination communication potty training method is and if it will work for your toddler.
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Kids of all ages can make these easy and delicious meals for Mom on Mother’s Day

Looking for something different for Mother's Day gift ideas? Try these Mother's Day meals the kids can make on their own.
A baby awake in their crib in a sleep sack.

What is the Ferber Method, and is sleep training safe for my baby?

What is the Ferber Method of sleep training and is it safe? We'll tell you all you need to know.
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When do babies smile and laugh? Social cue timelines, explained

When do babies smile? When do babies laugh? Here's what to know about a child's early social development, including when to ask for help.
A dad holding a child who is crying

3-year-olds: Why threenagers are a breed

There are reasons why your 3-year-old has turned into a sassy three-nager. Here’s what’s going on and what you can do about it.
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What is permissive parenting and is it a recipe for disaster?

Permissive parenting has been a hot button topic. What is permissive parenting and does being one make you a bad parent?
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Yummy family-friendly recipes to spice up Cinco de Mayo

Spice up your dinner table this May 5 with these family-friendly Cinco de Mayo recipes.
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These TikTok hacks will get your kids eating more fruits and veggies this summer

Reduce food waste and get your kids eating more fruits and veggies with these TikTok hacks.
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There are actually some helpful benefits of tongue twisters for kids

Tongue twisters are always fun and kids love them, but did you know tongue twisters are a useful learning tool?
Montessori shelf playroom

Bring imagination back into your kid’s playroom with these ingenious DIY ideas

Try out these incredible DIY playroom ideas that not only make the space look nice but add more room for imaginative play and learning.
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Thinking about homeschooling your child? Here’s why it’s a bad idea

If you're thinking about homeschooling your child, here are the reasons not to homeschool.
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These are the most popular Girl Scout cookies in every state

Here are the most searched flavors of Girl Scout cookies by state.
Parent hugging her child.

Have a 5-year-old? Then you may need help dealing with those big emotions

If you've been around 5-year-olds, you know their emotions constantly run on all cylinders. Approach those feelings in a safe way for your child.
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The best small pets for kids (that they can actually handle)

Pets are great for children and a wonderful addition to the family. Here are the best small pets for kids to make your newest addition.
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Family fun: Your kids will love these springtime activities

Spring is here and even if school breaks are over, weekends are made for these family fun spring activities.
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See your child pecking at the keyboard? Try these typing games for kids to build this important skill

If your child is doing the chicken pecking dance at the keyboard, there are typing games for kids to increase their speed, accuracy, and confidence.
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What does the chickenpox look like? Here’s how to know you’re about to be in for an itchy time

What does chickenpox look like so you know how to take care of it? Here's the rundown if it's been a minute since you've dealt with this type of pox.
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What is the most common birthday month? The holidays play a key factor

The most common birthday dates that will keep you baking treats and running from party to party is at the start of the school year for a reason.
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Tickle the funny bone with these kids’ knock-knock jokes

Kids' knock-knock jokes still get a laugh. Here are the top ones to make your kiddos giggle.
Boy making a sandcastle at the beach

How to create easy sandcastles any child can master

Want to make sandcastles with the kids this summer? Here are some easy sandcastles the kids will have fun creating.
Giving toddler medicine

How to get your toddler to take medicine – try this simple hack

This hack will help parents to get their toddlers to take medicine. Try it, it's pretty simple.
A crib with nursery decor hanging above it

If you love Disney, these are the motivational quotes to complete your nursery decor

Disney-loving families will find the perfect motivational quotes for kids to help keep their focus on the positive, while leaning on the quotes as room decor.
A child's room that's a bit messy with toys and items all over

Need to clean out the playroom? This is where you should donate toys

Your child's room fills up quickly with all those gifting occasions. To answer the question of where the toy donations near me are, think locally.
Smiling girl with chemistry set

Funny science jokes kids will love – and you might just enjoy them, too!

Science jokes for kids are a great way to get children giggling and interested in the subject.
Toddler refusing to eat healthy lunch/snack of fruit and drink her milk

Almost half of kids ages 1 to 5 don’t eat a daily veggie (and one-third don’t eat fruit)

A study has shown that almost 50% of kids between the ages of 1 and 5 aren't eating vegetables daily.
A family watches TV on a couch

Your favorite childhood movies will be your kid’s favorite, too

These are childhood movies to watch with your little human to show them the value of family and friendship and that kindness is always the right choice.
Mother laughing with her young daughter.

Gentle parenting: Does it really work? You’ll want to read this first

What is gentle parenting, and is it the right parenting style for your family? It's a personal decision, but we have information to help.
Kindergarten boy watering plants in the garden

The best chores for kindergartners: Teach responsibility in an age-appropriate way

Are kindergarteners too young for chores? No. Here are the top chores for kindergarteners that help teach responsibility.
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These are the best cities for kid-friendly vacations

Check out this ranking of the top cities in the U.S. before planning your next kid-friendly vacation.
Children playing in a bedroom.

Floor beds are trending. Is the hallmark Montessori sleep space for your little one?

Montessori is trending and so are floor beds. These sleep spaces aren't new, though. Should you get one for your child? Read on.
Pregnant woman sleeping on her side

A new study says pregnant women should do this before bed

A new study shows that dimming lights before bed can help reduce the risk of gestational diabetes.
Table full of Easter desserts

Easy Easter desserts kids will hop over

Looking for easy dessert ideas for the Easter holiday? Here are simple Easter dessert recipes the kids will love.
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Road trip games for laugh-out-loud fun in the car (and no devices!)

Want to keep kids busy on your next road trip? Try these awesome road trip games kids will want to play.