• Picture of Elf on The Shelf doll sitting on Christmas tree
    Activities and Crafts
    25 of The Best Elf On the Shelf Ideas for Christmas 2019
    Are your kids catching onto the same hiding spots for your Elf on the Shelf year after year? These fun Elf on the Shelf ideas will add a little extra something special to the holidays this year. More: 5 Ways to Reconnect With Your Family on a Dai...
    Jacqueline Weiss
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    Parties and Gifts
    12 Days of Christmas Gift Ideas for the Whole Family
    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...
    Miranda Altice
  • Famous Bunnies for Easter
    Beyond the Easter Bunny: 10 Other Famous Rabbits
    The Easter Bunny gets all the press come springtime, but some other rabbits have made their mark in popular culture. We did a roundup of our favorite famous bunnies, just for fun. The White Rabbit (Alice in Wonderland) The White Rabbit is the...
  • Two adults holding wine over dinner table, having Friendsgiving with their kid
    Parties and Gifts
    Friendsgiving Ideas For a Kid-Friendly Party
    Friendsgiving has always been my favorite way to celebrate the holiday. Sometimes it’s more fun to spend the holidays with our friends versus our family. But as we get older and our lives start to change, so do our holiday parties. Lots of thin...
    Sa'iyda Shabazz
  • 3 pumpkins decorated to look like turkeys for Thanksgiving kids table
    Parties and Gifts
    Thanksgiving Kids Table Inspiration 2019
    Your kids’ table will be a place of envy at your Thanksgiving dinner celebration this year once you get inspiration from these Pinterest ideas.  More: Our Favorite Thanksgiving Pregnancy Announcement Ideas 2019 Disposable Tablecloth Don’t c...
    Jacqueline Weiss
  • woman applying halloween makeup on kid
    The Ultimate Guide to Halloween Makeup for Kids
    Halloween is just around the corner and it’s such a fun holiday for many kids, especially those who love dressing up! When getting your kid’s costume in order, the perfect makeup is a must. But watch out—not all Halloween makeup is skin-saf...
    Rachel Sokol
  • Liam Neeson
    St. Patrick's Day
    8 Famous Irishmen
    Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with some of Ireland's most famous exports: actors, musicians, and writers. ...
  • kids trunk or treating for Halloween
    Entertainment and Activities
    10 Trunk or Treating Decorating Themes Your Kids Will Love
    Do you have a trunk or treat event coming up? If you’re not familiar with trunk or treating, this has become a popular way for families to set up a contained and safe environment for kids’ trick or treating.  By decorating the backs of their...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • 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
  • Christmas card photo ideas to take right now
    Entertainment and Activities
    Christmas in July? Here are 5 Photo Ideas to Take Now for Your Holiday Card
    It may be July, but it’s not too early to think about capturing a perfect image for your family Christmas card! Beautiful weather, time at the beach, and summer vacation travel provide plenty of opportunities to grab that Christmas card shot. H...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • Tent,Campsite
    Camping Essentials
    Camping can be a fun and cheap family activity or vacation. But you do need quite a few supplies to manage life in the great outdoors. Find out what you'll need to pack for your next camping adventure, and remember to check with your campground t...
    Erin Dower
  • family building easter baskets
    Easter Basket Ideas That Aren’t Just Candy for 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...
    Jacqueline Weiss
  • kids celebrating life
    Let's Teach Our Kids to Celebrate Life's Little Moments, Not Just the Major Milestones
    It’s easy to fall into the trap of thinking we are always celebrating our children. Holidays are pushed months in advance as we walk through stores, birthday parties can become elaborately detailed, and schools and sports teams often give out a...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • pregnant woman sitting at home during christmas
    8 Reasons Why Being Pregnant During the Holidays Is The Worst
    It’s the most wonderful time of the year. However, when you’re pregnant during the holidays you may feel anything but merry and bright. Aches, pains, and the inability to indulge in some of your favorite party snacks and drinks are only a few...
    Erin Ollila
  • Entertainment and Activities
    Fourth of July
    "The Star-Spangled Banner" Lyrics
    "The Star-Spangled Banner" LyricsThe lyrics to "The Star-Spangled Banner" are particularly poignant and meaningful during this time of national mourning and pride. Be sure you and your kids know the words to this anthem that has brought courage a...
  • teaching kids about winter holidays
    December Holidays
    How to Teach Kids About ALL of the Winter Holidays
    No matter which winter holiday your family celebrates, this is a magical season of creating family memories and special activities. It’s easy to get so consumed by our own family’s holiday though that we forget about the opportunities to lea...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen
  • mother and daughter baking christmas cookies
    December Holidays
    4 Tools Every Millennial Mom Needs In Her Arsenal This Holiday Season
    The holidays, as fun as they are, can be a struggle. Creating our idea of a perfect Christmas season usually takes a lot of work. And we don’t often talk about the amount of work that we put into creating these picture perfect moments. There a...
    Sa'iyda Shabazz
  • mom and daughter watching santa in sky
    December Holidays
    How to Enjoy the Holidays Like a Kid Again
    Special childhood holiday memories have a way of staying with us like no other. Whether it’s presents under the tree, lighting a family menorah, delicious holiday treats, or special winter pajamas, those memories are still visceral for us - ev...
    Charise Rohm Nulsen