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5 vegetarian baby food recipes that are easy to make

Need simple but healthy baby food options? These five vegetarian baby recipes will taste great and are easy to make.
Leftover Thanksgiving sandwich

6 creative and delicious meals to make with your holiday leftovers that’ll please the whole family

Mom breastfeeding newborn in bed

10 foods to avoid while breastfeeding (and some good, nutritious ones that help prevent colic)

Toddler being spoon-fed breakfast

6 of the best toddler cereals to offer your child that aren’t packed with sugar

Child eating pizza out of pizza box

How to stop food obsession in children

Feeding sick toddler

Feeding toddlers when sick: What to feed a toddler with a fever

Fall family dinner

Tasty fall recipes to warm up your belly and your table

Kids enjoying eating pizza at a birthday party

9 incredible birthday party food ideas when you’re on a budget

Ramen noodles in a bowl ready to eat

Transform a boring meal with these inventive but cheap ramen noodle recipes

Teenage boy taking food from fridge

How many calories should I let my teen eat per day? The answer is complicated

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8 cheap but yummy dinner ideas that will save you some serious dough

Dad holding baby in nursery.

Should I wake baby from a long nap? 3 times it’s okay

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8 perfect toddler breakfast ideas that are fun for little ones to eat and easy for parents to make

Want to try something new for breakfast? Here are eight toddler breakfast ideas that they'll be happy to eat in the morning.
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How to make minestrone soup perfect for any weeknight

Learn how to make minestrone soup perfect for a quick and healthy weeknight meal.
Mom breastfeeding baby

Can you take cold medicine while nursing? What you need to know about what to avoid

Can you take cold medicine while nursing? What you need to know about what to avoid

Is it OK to take cold medicine while nursing? We discuss what's the best remedy for you and safe for your baby.
Kids playing with flour

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

Trying to eat healthy? These healthy family meals will please everyone.
Hungry mom eating

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.
A parent bottle feeding a little 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.
lactation consultant guide woman breastfeeding on sectional

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 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 solids all of a sudden? We discuss what could be going on and how to get your little one's appetite back.
Milk temperature check

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 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

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.
Baby with sweet potatoes

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.
Baby in highchair eating avocado puree

7 avocado-based baby food combinations your baby will love

Your little one will love these 7 avocado baby food combos. They're packed with flavor and nutrition and are super easy to prepare.
A young girl holding peppers up to her eyes

Is your toddler playing with food something you need to put a stop to?

If your toddler playing with food bothers you, here's how to decide if you should let your little one have fun at mealtime or not.
Family grilling together

6 kid-friendly barbecue ideas that are way healthier and tastier than hot dogs

Your kids will love these healthy grill ideas that aren't hot dogs but still taste great and are fun to create!
Mother holding baby in nursery

Can a newborn eat too much? You might be surprised by the answer

Overeating of a newborn child is very rare, but it can happen. We list the causes and what to look for when feeding your baby.
Baby sitting in highchair at table

When is it safe to feed toddlers raisins and other dried fruits?

Do you have to get creative to get your toddler to eat healthy foods? We cover when it's safe to feed toddlers dried fruits so you can add them to their diet.
A highchair set up with a baby toy, sippy cup, and green baby food.

When can babies eat spinach? Don’t feed it to them too early

Want to add some green to your little one's diet? Here's when babies can safely eat spinach and how to make sure they don't try it too early.
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These tasty meals are under 1,000 calories and cook in 30 minutes or less

These tasty meals are under 1,000 calories and cook in 30 minutes or less

These under 1000 calorie dinners are full of flavor and will help your family live a healthy lifestyle. Check out these 10 recipes.
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Is TheraFlu safe for breastfeeding moms?

Is TheraFlu safe for breastfeeding moms?

While Theraflu is a safe medication, reastfeeding moms should take caution. We list several reasons why they should
Feeding-time bibs

The difference between baby drool bibs and feeding-time bibs

The difference between baby drool bibs and feeding-time bibs

Are drool bibs and feeding time bibs really different? They are. Here's why you need both types for your little one.
A baby drinking from a bottle with tea in it

Experts weigh in on when chamomile tea for babies can be helpful for colic or constipation

Experts weigh in on when chamomile tea for babies can be helpful for colic or constipation

Should you use chamomile tea for babies suffering from colic? Here's whether babies should have chamomile tea including benefits and timing.
Family enjoying fireworks at night

How to put together the perfect 4th of July picnic

How to put together the perfect 4th of July picnic

Whether you are heading to the beach, a parade, or staking a spot early for fireworks, a July 4th picnic is super fun. Of course, this calls for a special menu.
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Avoid these food choking hazards for toddlers at all costs

Avoid these food choking hazards for toddlers at all costs

How common is toddler choking? Learn what choking hazards to watch for.
A toddler grabbing some food off of a plate.

How much should a toddler eat? Probably more than you think

How much should a toddler eat? Probably more than you think

How much should a toddler eat? You might be shocked to find out how much your toddler should really eat in one day.
A girl with a sippy cup

7 sippy cups with straws your little one will love

7 sippy cups with straws your little one will love

If your child is ready to graduate to sippy cups, give these options a try.
A glass of chocolate milk with a straw

When can babies have chocolate milk? This is when it’s safe to let your child indulge

When can babies have chocolate milk? This is when it’s safe to let your child indulge

Is chocolate milk safe for babies? We discuss when you can serve this treat to your little one and which kind is best for them.
Mom breastfeeding and manual breast pump on the table

What you need to know about manual breast pumps before you buy

What you need to know about manual breast pumps before you buy

We show moms all they need to know about using a manual breast pump.
Parent preparing smoothie for breakfast

8 quick, cheap breakfast ideas that will fuel your kid’s school day

8 quick, cheap breakfast ideas that will fuel your kid’s school day

Try our cheap breakfast recipes ideas the next time you are out of inspiration for your kid's breakfast.
Cooked salmon on a plate

5 Instant Pot salmon recipes your kids will actually eat without complaint

5 Instant Pot salmon recipes your kids will actually eat without complaint

Try these tasty Instant Pot salmon recipes your kids will actually love.
A baby wearing a bib.

Waterproof bibs may not be your best choice – here’s why

Waterproof bibs may not be your best choice – here’s why

Waterproof bibs sound like a great idea, but they may not be. Here's why.
Healthy lunch for kids

These lunch ideas for picky eaters will get you through this endless school year

These lunch ideas for picky eaters will get you through this endless school year

We have lunch ideas for picky eaters that will work for any school sack lunch or lunch at home.
Baby painting with balloons and cake for first birthday

Tasty menu ideas for guests at baby’s first birthday party

Tasty menu ideas for guests at baby’s first birthday party

We list tasty menu ideas for guests at your baby's first birthday party. Take a look.
EASY-CHICKEN-CARBONARA

You won’t believe how easy this chicken carbonara recipe is to make

You won’t believe how easy this chicken carbonara recipe is to make

This chicken carbonara recipe is so easy to make, anyone can do it.
tater-tot-casserole

Win Mom of the Year after making one of these tater tot casseroles

Win Mom of the Year after making one of these tater tot casseroles

Everyone will gobble up dinner after you make one of these tater tot casserole ideas.
delicious chicken fajitas on a cutting board

Win weeknight dinner with these easy chicken fajitas you can make at home

Win weeknight dinner with these easy chicken fajitas you can make at home

You won't believe how easy to make these chicken fajitas are
plate of beef taquitos ready to eat

Make these better-than-takeout homemade taquitos and gain hero status

Make these better-than-takeout homemade taquitos and gain hero status

Wow the family by learning how to make homemade taquitos better than any takeout.
tasty bowl of chicken Alfredo pasta

Make this crowd-pleasing chicken Alfredo pasta tonight and skip dining out

Make this crowd-pleasing chicken Alfredo pasta tonight and skip dining out

Learn how to make a chicken Alfredo pasta dish that will please the whole crowd.