• best gifts for baby boys 2020
    Gifts
    Our Favorite Baby Boy Gifts of 2020
    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...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • The best pregnancy gifts for your wife as chosen by real women
    Gifts
    The Best Pregnancy Gifts for Your Wife
    Editor’s Note: We wanted to let you know that if you chose to purchase one of the items featured in this post, we may receive a small commission for it. Whether your wife is a first time mom or has done this before, pregnancy can be an equally...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • Best Toys
    Top 12 New Outdoor Toys for Summer
    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...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • 5 ingenious ways to stop all day snacking during quarantine
    Coronavirus Resource Center
    5 Ingenious Tricks to Stop Your Family From Snacking All Day Long
    With everybody stuck at home during quarantine, many of us are facing kids eating us out of our house and home! We wonder how they could possibly still be hungry when day after day they are constantly running to the kitchen, scavenging the cupboa...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • 6 ways to keep kids active in quarantine
    Coronavirus Resources for Parents
    6 Ways to Keep the Kids Active While Social Distancing
    Finding ways to keep your children active during this time of social distancing can feel like a challenge, but it’s more important than ever to keep them moving. With no PE class, recess, dance lessons, soccer practice or friends to chase aroun...
    Jennifer Caffelle
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    Coronavirus Resource Center
    Celebrating Your Child's Birthday While Social Distancing
    Much of the world has been thrown into lockdowns, told to shelter in place, and instructed to practice social distancing. Even though all of this is out of our control and was totally unpredicted, this is still a disappointing time for a child wi...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • 10 gender-neutral birthday party ideas for kids
    Birthday Party Themes
    10 Gender-Neutral Birthday Party Themes for Kids
    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...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • top positive parenting phrases for use with toddlers
    Toddlers
    10 Positive Parenting Phrases to Use With Toddlers
    Have you ever had a frustrating day with your toddler and at the end of it, you find yourself wanting to yell and scream? According to Heather Wallace, a Love and Logic facilitator, the way you phrase things can make a big difference with little ...
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  • 15 of the best baby shower gifts for moms-to-be
    Gifts
    The Best Baby Shower Gifts for Moms-to-Be
    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...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • Happy 10 Year old boy embracing mom for giving him a gift
    Kids
    The Ultimate List of Gifts for 10 Year Old Boys
    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 fea...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • Young girl pasting tissue paper to paper Christmas tree
    Activities and Crafts
    Paper Christmas Tree Craft
    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 fea...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • Baby girl holding babysitter
    Parties and Gifts
    25+ Babysitter and Nanny Gift Ideas
    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...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • Thanksgiving Pregnancy Announcement Board with Sonogram
    Pregnancy
    Our Favorite Thanksgiving Pregnancy Announcement Ideas 2019
    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...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • Mom and dad receiving genetic testing results from female doctor
    Pregnancy
    What To Ask Your Doctor About Prenatal Genetic Testing
    Whether you’re pregnant or planning to grow your family soon, many couples will decide to do prenatal genetic testing. Genetic testing can give you information regarding what your future child may be predisposed to or whether a current fetus ha...
  • woman looking through box of family heirlooms to pass down
    Family Life
    The Ultimate List of Family Heirlooms to Pass Down to Your Kids One Day
    In a world where minimalism and Marie Kondo style tidying up are gaining traction, many families can find themselves clearing out and downsizing. Which leaves us questioning what to save to pass on to our children.  More: The Importance of Deve...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • walmart store offering car seat trade-in program
    Kids
    Parents Are Lining Up For Walmart's First Ever Car Seat Trade-In Program
    Did you know that car seats expire? This was news to me when I became a parent. If you have an expiring or expired car seat or even just an extra one your child has outgrown, hurry to your closest Walmart! From September 16th - 30th you are eligi...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • young couple taking baby trick or treating
    Entertainment and Activities
    Is It Okay to Take My Baby Trick or Treating?
    As with any holiday, your child’s first Halloween is almost like a rite of passage. What could be cuter than a tiny little baby in an adorable costume? It is the perfect picture opportunity and excuse to show your precious little one off to the...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • mom packing family into minivan
    Family Life
    What to Keep in Your Car for Max Efficiency This School Year
    As soon as the school year starts up, your car will once again take on the role of taxi to and from school, appointments, activities, etc. Some days it likely feels as though you are spending more time in the car than anywhere else! These items a...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • kids at school wearing backpacks
    School and Learning
    The 8 Backpack Essentials Every Kid Needs This School Year
    There is a buzz in the air as the anticipation of a new school year draws closer. A clean slate and the promise of new beginnings mingling with the excitement of gathering with friends and sharing stories of the summer. A great way to foster this...
    Jennifer Caffelle
  • mom asking daughter questions about school
    School and Learning
    5 Questions Every Parent Should Ask Their Kids The First Week of School
    The time has come to bid farewell to summer and get back into the swing of things with a brand new school year. A mix of emotions surrounding the start of the new year are sure to surface, and as a parent, checking in with your child is imperativ...
    Jennifer Caffelle