• Best Bassinets
    Babies and Toddlers
    The 8 Best Baby Bassinets
    When you bring home your new baby from the hospital, you will want to be ready with a safe and soothing sleeping area for your little angel! A bassinet is the ideal place for a newborn to sleep for those first few months. A bassinet's small size ...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Blood Type
    Pregnancy
    What Blood Type Will My Baby Have? A Genetic Explanation
    Wondering what your baby's blood type will be? Blood type is inherited from both biological parents. There's no way to be sure what your baby's blood type is without a blood test, but you can narrow down the possibilities if you know your blood t...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Cottagecore Names
    Baby Names
    75 Cottagecore Names to Inspire Your Search
    Cottagecore names are a new trend in baby names that’s rising in popularity. These names, defined by an appreciation for romanticized rural life, evoke a sense of nostalgia by drawing from the natural world and from times of old. More: 75 Fair...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Earthy Boy Names
    Baby Names
    75 Earthy Boy Names for Your Little One
    Do you dream of camping trips and weekend hikes with your growing family? If you have an appreciation for the natural world that you would like to share with your new baby boy, why not start by giving him an earthy boy name? More: Our Favorite N...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Galaxy Names
    Baby Names
    75 Galaxy-Inspired Names for Your Little One
    If you’re passionate about astronomy and fascinated by everything galactical, consider a galaxy name for your new baby. Galaxy names reference the stars and planets as well as the Greek, Roman, and Egyptian gods and goddess of the heavens. Mor...
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  • 75 Southern Girl Names
    Baby Names
    75 Southern Girl Names
    Southerners are known for sipping sweet tea on their front porches while chatting with neighbors in that distinct southern drawl. There are also some beautiful and unique girl names in the South. Our favorite southern baby girl names include plac...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • The Ultimate List of Mexican Girl Names
    Baby Names
    The Ultimate List of Mexican Girl Names
    Looking for Mexican baby names for your little girl? Take a look through our expanded list of Spanish baby girl names, with meanings. More: The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Mexican Name Most Popular Spanish Baby Names Mexican baby names are al...
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  • The Ultimate List of Mexican Boy Names
    Baby Names
    The Ultimate List of Mexican Boy Names
    Do you want to honor your Latin heritage by giving your little boy a Mexican baby name? Take a look at our expanded list of Mexican baby boy names with meanings to find the perfect name for your little one. More: The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Exotic Names_Featured
    Baby Names
    75 Exotic Names for Your Baby
    Do you love the sound of names that seem to come from a land far far away? Choosing an exotic name for your baby will conjure up feelings of wanderlust and mystique. The great thing about exotic names is you can go by feel. In truth whatever fee...
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  • 75 Old Lady Names
    Choosing a Name
    75 "Old Lady" Names That Are Popular Again
    Vintage “old lady” names tend to jump back into popularity every few generations. Once the name begins to fade out it gains more interest in the current generation. Think about it like this: the names you consider “old lady” names belong ...
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  • Baby Names that Mean Snow
    Baby Names
    75 Names that Mean Snow or Winter for Your Little One
    Winter brings a peaceful sort of magic along with it. Have you ever heard the mysterious quiet of snow falling or looked out on snow-capped peaks and just soaked in the beauty of an all white world? If your baby is born during winter, a name that...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Top Baby Names of 2021
    Baby Names
    Our Predictions for the Top Baby Names and Trends of 2021
    As we enter into 2021, none of us are looking back with any sort of yearning! 2020 was a nightmare that stretched the world around and it is time to march forward - as fast as we can. Last year was full of strife of varying levels for people all...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Exotic Girl Names_Featured
    Baby Names
    75 Exotic Girl Names for Your Little One
    Do you know you want an exotic-sounding name for your little girl, but you’re not sure which one to pick? If you are attracted to names that sound unique and interesting, there are so many choices out there to sift through until you finally di...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 75 Preppy Boy Names_Featured
    Baby Names
    75 Preppy Boy Names for Your Little One
    Do you have visions of varsity letters and Ivy League schools in your baby boy’s future? Give him a head start by choosing a preppy name! More: The Ultimate List of Three Letter Boy Names What’s In a Name? Can the right name really give yo...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Names that Mean Life_Featured
    Baby Names
    50 Names that Mean "Life" For Your Little One
    Names that mean “life” always sound so fresh and lovely. When a child is born, we celebrate the new life that has come into our world, making names related to this concept always a perfect fit. Consider a name that means “life” for your n...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Hereditary Intelligence_Featured
    Genetics and Pregnancy
    Is Intelligence Inherited? A Genetic Explanation
    Do you ever wonder if your child's cognitive ability was inherited or if it's based on environmental factors? In fact, human intelligence is a fairly equal mix of genetics and environmental influences. Genetic differences in cognition are more li...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Selective Hearing_featured
    Kids
    The Key Signs Your Child Has Selective Hearing and What to Do About It
    Concerned about hearing loss? It could be selective hearing. Selective hearing is the natural process by which we filter out background noise, picking up the auditory information that is important to us. Selective hearing is a helpful phenomenon,...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Names that Mean Fire_featured
    Baby Names
    50 Names That Mean Fire for Your Little Spark of Life
    If you want your child to grow up blazing with passion and determination, consider choosing a name that means fire. Names that mean fire create the impression of a strong, creative individual whether directly or unconsciously, and this can have a...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • Medieval Names_featured
    Baby Names
    75 Medieval Names to Inspire Your Baby Name Search
    Whether you’re a history buff or you just like the sound of old, unique names, consider giving your baby a medieval name! Medieval origins give a little extra interest to a chosen name. Not remembering exactly what defines the medieval times? ...
    Elisa Cinelli
  • 8 ways to celebrate Thanksgiving virtually
    Thanksgiving Activities and Traditions
    8 Virtual Thanksgiving Activities for Families
    Editor’s Note: We know raising kids can be hard. That’s why we’re dedicated to making your life easier with the latest and greatest parenting advice and products. We wanted to let you know that if you chose to purchase one of the items feat...
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