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Updated: September 28, 2020

Our Favorite Personalized Baby Name Gifts

Our favorite personalized baby name gifts

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 featured in this post, we may receive a small commission for it.

by: Breanna Richey

11 Healthy Snack Ideas for Toddlers

11 Healthy Snacks

Even if you feed your kids a three-course meal, they'll inevitably stumble into the kitchen an hour later, begging for snack time. So instead of discouraging their grazing, try offering a healthy option that will satisfy your child until the next meal time and give you a little peace of mind about what's going into their body. Whether it's after breakfast, in the afternoon, or before bedtime, we've gathered 11 healthy toddler snacks perfect for any time of day.

Updated: April 22, 2022

75 Badass Girl Names for Your Little Rebel

75 Badass Girl Names for Your Little Rebel

The search for a name is on! If you know you’re having a girl you may want to give her a strong, courageous name that you know will fit her as she grows. Jennifer Moss, founder and CEO of Babynames.com, recommends that you “make sure the name can grow with your child - remember, you’re not just naming a baby, you’re also naming an adult.”

Updated: May 15, 2019

How to Reduce Worry

How to Reduce Worry

(From Protecting the Gift. Copyright 1999 by Gavin de Becker. Published by The Dial Press. Reprinted with permission.)

Why you worry

All the energy a new mother might once have put into protecting herself she now puts into protecting her baby - because it is herself, literally a physical part of her. Author (and mother) Elizabeth Stone has said that the decision to have a child is momentous because ''it is to decide forever to have your heart go walking around outside your body.''

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Updated: July 21, 2022

15 Parental Control Apps to Track Kids' Phone Use and Screen Time

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Gone are the days when cell phones and tablets were for grown-ups. Now preschool-aged kiddos have access to mom and dad’s devices and elementary school-aged children have smartphones of their own. This makes the use of a parental control app, screen time management solutions, and apps to track kids’ phone use an absolute for 21st century parents.

Updated: February 26, 2022

The Top 22 Best Gifts for Twin Babies

best gifts for twin babies in 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 featured in this post, we may receive a small commission for it.

Updated: June 4, 2021

15 Unique Family Reunion Ideas

Family spending time with each other and playing with balloons at family reunion

Somehow you have managed to get the entire family to meet together in one location on a chosen date. Congratulations! If you can do this, you can do anything… including a plan for the rest of the reunion, or delegate someone to help. If you’re in need of some creative inspiration, Family Education has your back. Here are 15 unique family reunion ideas that are sure to build lasting memories.

Updated: February 12, 2020

5 Tips for Parents From Netflix's Tidying Up With Marie Kondo

the konmari method for kids closet

Tidying up with toddlers sounds like an oxymoron! As a busy mom of two, I know how tough it can be. Marie Kondo has some solid advice for busy parents to keep our space clean with the Konmari Method. Netflix’s new original series Tidying Up with Marie Kondo is a great place to start for inspiration to have a clean and tidy 2019. When our space is cluttered, it’s impossible to be efficient and as a busy parent, efficiency is key.

Updated: August 5, 2020

My Baby Looks Nothing Like Me: A Genetic Explanation

Help! My baby doesn't look like me!

The creation of a human body goes far beyond simple building blocks. For around nine months, the womb meticulously assembles microscopic fragments of DNA from both parents to create a unique individual. During that time, parents anticipate how the baby will look. Will she be tall like the father, have dark skin like the mother, or soft green eyes like both? 

Excitement builds as the time approaches to lay eyes on your mini-you…until your baby is born, and you notice, “My baby looks nothing like me!” 

Updated: February 12, 2020

Top Trending Kids and Family Halloween Costumes of 2018

the incredibles family halloween costume

Halloween in all of its spooky and dress-up glory can be one of the most exciting times of the year for families! Of course, this thrilling family time often centers around a single question: What should we be for Halloween?

There are so many directions a family can take with a Halloween costume decision. You can each make your own choice or have a family costume theme. You can choose a costume that represents someone you admire in real life or a favorite character from a book or movie.

Updated: February 12, 2020

15 Family History Tattoos to Inspire You

family tree tattoo

While tattoos aren’t for everyone, they’re often used as a way to honor someone, or a group of people that are closest to you. Family is something that will almost always be there for you, and many choose to honor them permanently by getting inked. 

These tattoos are a way to honor your past and present family members, history, and legacy. Here are a few of our favorites: