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The 4 main different parenting styles, explained

Know the difference between the main parenting styles to make it through those first 18 years or so of raising a child.
Child crying in a house by a window.

Toddler crying for no reason? Why it’s happening and useful tips to save your sanity

A little child holding a tissue in their hand and crinkling their face up.

Concerned with baby scratching their nose? This is what it might mean

Baby in highchair eating avocado puree.

7 avocado-based baby food combinations your baby will love

Frustrated mom in need of nanny

What is a nanny? How to hire the right nanny for your needs

Toddlers having fun in a playgroup with parents

How to set up a kids playgroup with close friends and neighbors

A mother comforting a crying baby.

Which is making your baby cranky – teething fever or sickness? How to tell

Cute baby boy babbling with their mom

The baby milestone chart every parent needs

A parent giving a baby a bath

How to give your child an oatmeal bath – you’ll be surprised what this homemade method can do

A child and parent on the floor talking

How to avoid raising a spoiled child (and 3 warning signs to look out for)

Dad clicking sleeping baby boy into car seat

How long are car seats good for? Everything you need to know

A toddler sleeping in the bed.

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

Baby eating pumpkin

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.
New Year's resolutions written on a notebook.

This is the most important New Year’s resolution parents need to make

Here is the most crucial New Year's resolution parents should make this year — and really follow through with keeping.
Toddler girl having a night terror

Why do toddlers wake up crying? A few alarming things might be going on

There are a few reasons why toddler wakes up crying. Let us help you figure out which ones you need to be on the lookout for.
Brushing a toddler's hair

Is your toddler’s hair growing slowly? Here are some tips to promote hair growth

Looking for tips for toddler hair growth? Here's what to do for toddler hair growing slow.
Baby in front of a Christmas tree

How to baby-proof your Christmas tree and keep your little one safe this holiday

Christmas trees are beautiful, but dangerous for babies. Here's how to keep your little one safe this season.
Toddler girl sleeping with plush bear

What to do when your toddler is coughing in their sleep and won’t stop

Here are remedies to try, as well as red flags to watch out for when your toddler is coughing in their sleep.
Sleeping toddler

8 incredible tips to get a toddler to sleep quickly

How to get a toddler to sleep quickly when they take forever to fall asleep
Two toddler grls playing with blocks

Does your child have Asperger’s syndrome? Experts explain how to tell

These signs indicate that your toddler might have Asperger's syndrome.
A parent taking care of a sick child.

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

Having a sick child at home is never fun, especially when they won't eat. We know what to feed a toddler with a fever to get their appetite back.
Toddler girl

Typical toddler behavior or autism? Key differences

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) usually appears before age 3. Here's how to tell the difference between a symptom of ASD and normal toddler development.
Baby with sweet potatoes

9 amazing sweet potato baby food combinations your child will love

Making your own sweet potato baby food is a snap with these tasty fruit and vegetable combinations.
Mother measuring daughter's height against a wall.

The ultimate guide to toddler growth spurts so you can track your kid’s progress

The next developmental stage for your little one is here. We have what you need to know about toddler growth spurts for you and your tot to get through them.
Stuttering boy and speech therapist doing exercises. Boy and young woman teacher during private home lesson. Shot of a speech therapist and a little boy

5 exercises experts swear by to help with speech delays in toddlers

You can help your toddler's with their speech delay by doing these exercises.
A mother taking her baby's hands out of their mouth.

Baby sucking on their hand? You’ll be surprised what’s behind this behavior

Why is baby sucking on their hand? Let's find out why your precious peanut won't keep their hand out of their mouth and if you should try to break their habit.
Toddler eating a banana

5 warning signs your toddler has a speech delay

Watch out for these 5 signs that your toddler might have a speech delay.
Sleeping toddler

Night terrors in toddlers: Effective remedies you should try

It's heartbreaking when your child screams in their sleep, but if your tot has these episodes, there are night terrors in toddlers remedies to try at home.
Toddler boy crying

Is your toddler hitting others? What you can do to stop this bad behavior

We'll go over why your toddler is hitting other kids, how to get them to stop, and what parents need to remember during this stage in your child's life.
Three kids celebrating a birthday party

Create the ultimate goodie bags for your toddler’s birthday party

Are you throwing a toddler birthday party and looking for goodie bag ideas? Our tips will help create the ultimate goodie bags.
Smiling toddler at the table eating.

10 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 amazing and delicious (and easy) ideas for fun toddler breakfast ideas to liven up your morning.
Toddler in underwear

Why do toddlers take off their clothes when they’re angry?

There's a reason toddlers love to strip down when they're angry.
Little girl about to throw a bowl on the kitchen floor.

Why toddlers throw things: What to do to stop them from breaking objects and driving you mad

Does your toddler have a great pitching arm? Find out why toddlers throw things, plus learn a few handy tips for redirecting this behavior.
Kids running with each other at a party.

The best party games for your sports-loving kids

If you're hosting a sports themed birthday party, we've got the best sport party games that score every time.
toddler boys playing a party game

6 early signs of autism in toddlers to be on the lookout for

Most things a toddler does is adorable, but could some of those quirky behaviors be early signs of autism?
Two siblings lying on the floor watching tv together.

Are your kids watching TV too much? The screen time guide every parent needs

Are your kids watching TV too much? We'll help you keep an eye on screen time, so you'll know when to turn the TV off.
Toddler pulling their hair

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.
Baby with noise-canceling headphones

Why you need baby earmuffs to protect your child from noise

Some situations can be much too loud for your baby. We discuss when your little one should wear headphones or earmuffs.
Parents teaching their daughter how to ride a bike with training wheels.

When should your child learn how to ride a bike?

What age can a child ride a bike with training wheels? We've got all the important information you need to know, including when to remove the training wheels.
Infant boy sleeping on bed

These 4 pre-nap routines will help your child sleep peacefully

Getting kids to nap during the infant and toddler years will help maintain everyone’s sanity. We list four great pre-nap routines for them.
Two little girls playing at a playground

What you should (and shouldn’t) bring to a playdate

There's always a tendency to overpack even for a playdate. Here's what to bring on a playdate and what not to.
Toddler girl drinking milk through a straw while lying on the grass.

Can toddlers drink almond milk or other plant-based drinks?

Is almond milk a good substitute for milk for toddlers?
Little girls having cupcakes to celebrate a birthday at day care

Day care birthday party ideas: Celebrate your toddler’s big day in style

Day care centers have rules when it comes to birthdays, but it doesn't mean your child can't celebrate. Try these day care center birthday party ideas.
A little upset boy pulling at his hair.

Why do toddlers hit themselves? The reason may surprise you

Why toddlers hit themselves is one of those parenting things you don't get prepared for. Let's dig into this part of toddlerdom parents will have to deal with.
Toddler drinking glass of water.

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

If you're wondering how much water a 1-year-old should drink, here's what you need to know to keep your tot healthy and hydrated.
A young girl picking her nose with her mother in the background looking grossed out.

Why do kids eat boogers? How to stop this nasty behavior

Nose picking is bad enough, but why do kids eat their boogers? Learn why and what to do to stop it.
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.
Young boy on an iPad.

Experts explain why kids watching YouTube isn’t a good idea

Many parents do this. You turn on the television, hand over a cellphone, or put on YouTube. But is letting our kids watch YouTube doing more harm than good?
Toddler girl sleeping with plush bear

Solved: How to clear your toddler’s blocked nose at night so everyone sleeps

Cold season doesn't ever seem to go away: How to deal with your toddler's blocked nose at night.
Two kids sitting in front of a U.S. flag

7 fun 4th of July games the whole family can play

Hosting a patriotic celebration? We've got 4th of July games for the family that are super fun.