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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.
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 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.
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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.
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What is Juneteenth? How to talk to kids about this important holiday

Understand what Juneteenth is and the best ways to talk to kids about it and answer their questions.
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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?
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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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.
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.
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 boy and girl having fun during an Easter egg hunt

10 treats for your toddler’s Easter eggs that aren’t candy

Are you looking for candy alternatives to fill your Easter eggs? We've got you covered with 10 great treats that aren't candy.
Woman suffering from postpartum depression

Moms with depression may be hurting their child’s development, study shows

Mothers who are suffering from depression may unknowingly be impacting their child's development.
Mother comforting a crying baby

RSV, the flu, or COVID? What to know about the tripledemic to keep your kids safe

Between RSV in kids, the flu, and COVID, navigating the winter season feels like playing Frogger. Here's what to know about the tripledemic.
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Use music to encourage good mealtime habits with your kids

Mealtime can be tough, especially with uncooperative kids. Looking for a new solution? Music could be the key to better mealtime habits for the whole family.
A toddler holding a new baby on a white bench

How to help your toddler adjust to a new baby

Do you have a toddler with another little one on the way? Here's how to help your toddler adjust to a new baby before and after their sibling arrives.
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The best Facebook groups for parents of toddlers

Find toddler parenting advice in these 6 Facebook groups filled with thousands of parents looking to give and receive parenting advice for raising toddlers.
A toddler on a log with a parent.

Teaching your toddler boundaries without hurting your bond

Toddler behavior varies. How should you teach a toddler boundaries in spite of that? With love and empathy. Here's how.
Child making a paper heart with scissors

Show your young child you love them with these Valentine’s Day toddler activities

Valentine's Day with kids can be fun. These Valentine's Day toddler activities will ensure they feel loved and included.
Two parents playing with blocks with a child.

Tips on how to get your toddler to follow directions willingly (seriously)

Making a toddler follow directions is a challenging task. This guide will help you overcome common toddler behavior issues.
Two toddlers playing with toys on a table.

Expand your child’s collection and support these Black-owned toy companies this February and beyond

Create an inclusive environment for your child, and your home, with any item (or get one of each) from these Black-owned toy companies.
Toddler girl eating fruit in the kitchen

How to plan your toddler’s feeding schedule to keep them happy

How to create and stick to a toddler feeding schedule.
Mom and toddler coloring on the floor

Toddler behavior charts: Easy ideas to make at home

Toddlers can be quite the handful. One potential resource is the behavior chart. Here's how you and your toddler can create a behavior chart together at home.
Toddler eating

Mealtime manners for kids you should teach – the most important basics

Table manners are important, but what are the most important mealtime manners that kids must have? Find out here.
Toddler girl pouring ketchup on spaghetti

Why do toddlers have weird eating habits? The mystery is solved

Toddlers have weird eating habits. Here's how to hack them.
Hands creating paper snowflakes

How to make paper snowflakes – a simple guide for a fun winter crafting project

Looking for an easy snowflake craft? Here's how to make paper snowflakes with kids of all ages.
Toddler refusing to eat healthy lunch/snack of fruit and drink her milk

Toddler not eating? Try these genius ideas and tips

Having a toddler that won't eat anything gets frustrating. Here's why your tot won't take a bite and how to get their appetite back.
Toddler boy standing with arms crossed

What to feed your constipated toddler to get things moving

Here's what you can feed your constipated toddler to help them feel better.
Happy New Year sign with confetti

Ring in the new year with kids – and these tips to make it fun for all

Need help figuring out how to count down to the new year with kids around? We have tips to include everyone in the house so no one feels left out.
A toddler crying in their room.

Toddler behavior therapist: How to find one near you

There's a broad range of toddler behaviors that may be annoying, but they aren't medically problematic. Still, there are times when specialized help is needed.
Mom and daughter making homemade Christmas ornaments

5 expert tips for co-parenting during the holidays

Experts weigh in with tips on how to effectively co-parent during the holiday season.
Daughter placing money in piggy bank as Mom watches

2023 is the time to start saving for your child’s education: 4 expert tips

As parents, you don't want to see your child in debt to have a good education. With these four tips, you can start saving now so you won't have to.
Family of three eating dinner at table at home

Here are mealtime rituals for kids to keep them engaged at the dinner table

Sitting down together for meals get trickier when you have children. Try our mealtime routines for kids to help everyone be involved at dinner.
Kids with bad table manners

Mealtime manners for kids: Age-appropriate advice every parent needs

From toddlers to teens, teaching kids good mealtime manners can be a serious challenge. Fortunately, younger and older children can pick up better behaviors.
Kids having fun making holiday crafts

8 cute holiday crafts for kids that create fond memories for years to come

Holiday crafts for kids are a wonderful way to create treasured keepsakes. Try these cute and easy ideas.
Toddler having fun outside in the snow

5 winter science activities for kids that go beyond baking soda volcanoes

Get outside and enjoy the cold weather with these cool winter science activities for toddlers.
Mom and toddler doing holiday crafts

6 holiday crafts for toddlers that are easy for tiny hands

Get festive and creative this season with these easy and fun holiday crafts for toddlers.
Toddler being spoon-fed breakfast

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

Although most cereals are packed with sugar, there are still some healthy options. We list the best toddler cereals that your kiddo will enjoy.
Baby in a seat bundled up for winter cold

The best baby winter coats to keep your kids stylishly warm

Want to keep your little one warm yet still stylish this winter? We have the best baby winter coats with the perfect blend of fashion and function.
Toddler walking through the snow

The best toddler winter boots for winter that are protective and parent-approved

Looking for cozy boots for your little one? These are the best toddler winter boots for only $30 (or less).
Toddler in ballet class

The best toddler dance classes for your 3-year-old

Here are some of the best dance classes for toddlers that you can consider enrolling your 3-year-old in.
Small child sitting on the edge of a bed

Does your toddler have a speech delay? Here’s what to do

Speech delays in toddlers can be stressful for everyone. Here's what to do if you're concerned your child isn't meeting speech milestones.
Mom looking in the back seat

Why you and your baby need a car mirror

Don't think you need a baby car mirror for your newborn? Here's why you do.
Baby bundled up in the snow

Cold-weather gear every baby should have

Make sure you have all the essential cold-weather gear babies need for their first winter.