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  • Is your baby rejecting the dummy or pacifier? Do you really need those few extra hours of peace and quiet? Here are some tips for getting your child to take a pacifier!

    Why Won't My Baby Take a Pacifier or Dummy?

    Why Won't My Baby Take a Pacifier or Dummy?

    by Susannah Birch4

  • Don't know what to do about your teenager that wants to date? Here are ten tips to help navigate the teenage tempest of romantic relationships.

    The Dos and Don'ts of Teenage Dating

    The Dos and Don'ts of Teenage Dating

    by R D Langr0

  • If you are looking for a traditional but unusual name for a baby, why not try a Welsh name. Whether you have a boy or a girl, Wales can offer plenty of beautiful names.

    Welsh Baby Names: Unusual and Traditional

    Welsh Baby Names: Unusual and Traditional

    by Judi Brown47

  • The deadly danger of window blind cords should be understood by every parent and every person who has young children in their home. Here is how to make sure your blind cords are safe for toddlers.

    How to Make Your Window Blind Cords Safe for Toddlers

    How to Make Your Window Blind Cords Safe for Toddlers

    by Suzie Armstrong3

  • As a mom who has had both a vaginal delivery and a C-section, here are the things I learned that make C-section recovery easier, as well as some of the things that surprised me about how different C-section recovery was!

    11 C-Section Recovery Tips From a Second-Time Mom

    11 C-Section Recovery Tips From a Second-Time Mom

    by Jess Schatzel0

  • Don't be bored this summer! Here are 101 fun hobbies for teenage girls; everything from playing on your phone to hanging out with friends! You're sure to find something fun to do!

    101 Fun Hobbies for Teenage Girls

    101 Fun Hobbies for Teenage Girls

    by Tatiana36

  • Tons of fun activities for each of the five senses with hands-on exploration, songs, books, art projects, and much more.

    Five Senses Activities for Kids

    Five Senses Activities for Kids

    by Candace Bacon19

  • Putting up and taking down a Graco Pack N' Play doesn't have to feel like you're trying to crack the DaVinci code. Stop fighting with your portable play center and learn the right way to do it so you can get either task done in a matter of minutes. A video tutorial is included for reference.

    How to Set Up and Take Down a Graco Pack N' Play

    How to Set Up and Take Down a Graco Pack N' Play

    by Max Dalton10

  • “Would You Rather” is a cute and funny game that can be played by kids as a way to get to know one another! Here are 50 "Would You Rather..." questions for kids!

    50 Would You Rather Questions for Kids

    50 Would You Rather Questions for Kids

    by Tatiana17

  • All 11-, 12-, 13-, and 14-year-olds should have ways to make money, and they should also have the opportunity to start their own business should they want to. Learn how!

    How a Kid Can Successfully Start a Business

    How a Kid Can Successfully Start a Business

    by angryelf323

  • The toys children play with impact them more than you think. Kids learn fast, and it's up to us to take advantage of this critical learning period and ensure they develop into skilled, happy adults.

    How Toys Impact Children's Development

    How Toys Impact Children's Development

    by Michaela31

  • Staying in the NICU with your premature or sick newborn baby is hard on any parent. Anxiety, loss of control and bonding difficulties with the child are common feelings. What can you do to keep your sanity in these unfamiliar surroundings? Here are a few survival tips put together by a NICU nurse.

    How to Survive in the NICU: 10 Expert Tips for Parents.

    How to Survive in the NICU: 10 Expert Tips for Parents.

    by Harpa Ósk8

  • All symptoms of ODD and bipolar disorder have resolved in my son since we started using non-flushing niacin (vitamin B3). He has been 95% symptom-free of his conditions for 11 months now. There is hope. Here's my story.

    Niacin Helps Relieve ODD, ADHD, & Bipolar Disorder

    Niacin Helps Relieve ODD, ADHD, & Bipolar Disorder

    by Willow Mattox110

  • Lovely as it is, it can also be a little exhausting to have a toddler who thinks sleep is for the weak, a moment not spent running is a moment wasted, and who wants everyone to join in every over active thing he does! So here are my top ten tips for surviving and bringing up an incredibly active toddler.

    Ten Tips for Bringing up a Very Active (Overactive!) Toddler

    Ten Tips for Bringing up a Very Active (Overactive!) Toddler

    by LondonGirl63

  • With the increase in screen time at home and the decrease of play at preschool, kindergarten teachers are seeing more children with weak pincer grasps and poor fine motor skills. Parents of preschoolers, though, can do simple, fun activities with them to prevent this serious problem.

    20 Ways to Bolster a Preschooler's Pincer Grasp for Kindergarten

    20 Ways to Bolster a Preschooler's Pincer Grasp for Kindergarten

    by McKenna Meyers0

  • Want to start writing about your experiences as a mom? Here are lots of ideas for topics that can inspire, encourage and entertain. We've all been there!

    135 Blog Topic Ideas for Moms

    135 Blog Topic Ideas for Moms

    by Virginia Kearney17

  • Though every child develops at their own pace, there are some typical timeframes which are used to measure a child's development and growth.

    1-Year-Old Motor Skills Development

    1-Year-Old Motor Skills Development

    by LQWILLIams2

  • Many breastfeeding women suffer from ductal thrush but all too often it is misdiagnosed or mistreated. This article goes through the signs, symptoms and treatment of ductal thrush in order to help women recognise when they have got the condition and thus continue to breastfeed happily.

    Ductal Thrush and Breastfeeding

    Ductal Thrush and Breastfeeding

    by Meg Moon7

  • Fevers are a body's natural method for fighting of viral or bacterial infections. Sometimes, however, it is necessary to lower a fever—a combination of fever-reducing medications and natural fever reducers may be used to comfort a sick child.

    How to Reduce a Child's Fever

    How to Reduce a Child's Fever

    by Leah Lefler22

  • Looking for an unusual name for your baby? Try these Cornish baby names for tradition with a twist.

    Unusual Cornish Baby Names

    Unusual Cornish Baby Names

    by Judi Brown81

  • One of the most important decisions you'll make in your son's life is what to name him. Here are some guidelines and suggestions for Jewish names that you'll love.

    Popular Jewish Names for Boys

    Popular Jewish Names for Boys

    by Brainy Bunny10

  • The song presents various features that made it popular in the 50s and 60s and still make it appealing to contemporary families: parent-child connection, a child’s wish, and an atmosphere of mystery.

    Scarlet Ribbons: Fun Family Activity and Sing-A-Long

    Scarlet Ribbons: Fun Family Activity and Sing-A-Long

    by Dora Weithers32

  • Is your toddler sick? Learn how to treat and care for sick toddlers who may have a cold, a cough, a fever, a stomach virus, or the flu. Just as importantly, learn when to call the doctor when your child is ill.

    How to Treat a Sick Toddler

    How to Treat a Sick Toddler

    by Marissa22

  • Moms and dads nag their kids even though research shows it's highly ineffective and damages the parent-child relationship. If they take the time to figure out why they resort to badgering, they can stop this destructive habit and find better ways to motivate their youngsters.

    5 Compelling Reasons Why Parents Should Stop Nagging Their Kids

    5 Compelling Reasons Why Parents Should Stop Nagging Their Kids

    by McKenna Meyers6

  • With the right programming, a television can provide entertainment and education for children. However, as we all know, it contains a significant amount of negative images. Learn more about its influence and how to counteract it.

    Television Violence and Children

    Television Violence and Children

    by Ruth Coffee49

  • These tips help parents raise an extroverted child by applying current scientific models of personality and well-being. Help your child express themselves in our dimensional world by applying these self-management techniques.

    Tips for Managing Your Extroverted Child

    Tips for Managing Your Extroverted Child

    by Beth Trent1

  • Children in the US are exposed to thousands of hours of television, internet content, billboards, magazines, and other forms of media. What effect does it have on young minds and what can parents do to counteract any negative influence? Find out more here.

    Influence of Media on Children

    Influence of Media on Children

    by Ruth Coffee197

  • Unlike other stuffed toys that are often machine washable, Ty Beanie Babies have special washing instructions. In this article, you will learn how to safely clean and care for your Beanie Babies.

    How to Wash and Clean Ty Beanie Babies

    How to Wash and Clean Ty Beanie Babies

    by JoleneBelmain25

  • Research shows that over-the-top accolades are not only meaningless to kids but can actually be detrimental to them. Instead of piling on the praise, parents should motivate their youngsters by recognizing their effort, improvement, persistence, and willingness to take on new challenges.

    12 More Effective Ways to Praise Children Than: You're Amazing!

    12 More Effective Ways to Praise Children Than: You're Amazing!

    by McKenna Meyers6

  • When my 4-year-old son was diagnosed with autism, I worried about his future. Could he attend public school, go to college, and get a job? Given his limited social skills, though, the thing I worried about most was whether he'd have friends. With my help, he most definitely did!

    How Parents Can Help Their Autistic Children Make Friends

    How Parents Can Help Their Autistic Children Make Friends

    by McKenna Meyers4

  • Some breathing patterns in infants are normal, and some breathing difficulties can be treated at home, but some breathing patterns in an infant indicate the need for immediate medical attention.

    Infant Breathing Difficulties

    Infant Breathing Difficulties

    by Andres Wagner32

  • A mother and teacher details 5 of the most common and consequential parenting mistakes that moms and dads make. If you're not putting your marriage first and not letting your kids fail, you're going down a perilous path. It's not too late, though, to alter course and save yourself a lot of grief.

    The 5 Worst Parenting Mistakes to Avoid at All Cost

    The 5 Worst Parenting Mistakes to Avoid at All Cost

    by McKenna Meyers4

  • Even if you think your son has chosen the wrong person, the way you approach his choice can have lasting effects on your relationship with him, especially if he decides to marry her. Here's how to support your son's love while keeping his best interest at heart and staying true to yourself.

    How to Accept Your Son's Girlfriend

    How to Accept Your Son's Girlfriend

    by Lori Phillips61

  • Time for the tooth fairy to visit? Add some magic with a letter from the tooth fairy. This article includes many fun ideas for what to write.

    Tooth Fairy Letters for Your Child

    Tooth Fairy Letters for Your Child

    by toothfairymom155

  • It's common these days for baby girls to be given names that were once considered boys' names. If you love the idea of a sporty, preppy, unisex name, you'll find plenty of name ideas here.

    Unisex Baby Names for Girls

    Unisex Baby Names for Girls

    by SmartAndFun18

  • Parents of young athletes need to be aware of traumatic brain injuries; how to treat them and how to minimize the risk.

    Signs of a Concussion in Children

    Signs of a Concussion in Children

    by LauraGSpeaks11

  • Although a lot of media attention is given to marijuana or other illicit drug use, alcohol remains the number one drug of choice for many teens despite the long-term dangers.

    10 Dangers and Problems of Teenage Drinking

    10 Dangers and Problems of Teenage Drinking

    by Charlie Claywell2

  • Tricycles are great for kids because it gets them outside and moving. They're also safer for young kids. Here's a look at 5 good trikes for toddlers from ages 2 to 5.

    5 Best Tricycles for Toddlers Ages 2 to 5

    5 Best Tricycles for Toddlers Ages 2 to 5

    by Brandon Hart3

  • Are kids these days being pushed too far with sports, after school activities, clubs, and all the things their parents wished they had as children? Is over scheduling crushing little spirits and minds?

    Overworked Children and Their Parents

    Overworked Children and Their Parents

    by Theophanes Avery30

  • Winter will be here before we know it. Instead of hibernating inside and dreaming of spring, plan to get outside for some family fun this winter. Here are my top five suggestions for inexpensive family fun in the snow.

    Top 5 Cheap and Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Families

    Top 5 Cheap and Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Families

    by Kathy Sima8

  • A new parent's nightmare includes slogging through all the baby products on the market to find out what works best for the most reasonable price. Diapers are high on the list, so let's compare the two big name diaper brands: Huggies and Pampers. These products may appear similar, but they were not created equal when put to the test.

    Huggies Little Snugglers Vs. Pampers Swaddlers (New Born)

    Huggies Little Snugglers Vs. Pampers Swaddlers (New Born)

    by Rosa Marchisella30

  • When it comes to chitchat, teenagers often have a lot to say. Usually all that's needed is something to spark the conversation. This list provides 120+ conversation starters that are sure to inspire great discussions with the teen in your life!

    120+ Conversation Starters for Teens

    120+ Conversation Starters for Teens

    by Cheeky Kid0

  • While the term "risky play" might sound daunting, taking a step back and biting your tongue when you want to shout "be careful!" is important for your child's gross motor development and confidence.

    The Importance of Risky Play in Early Childhood

    The Importance of Risky Play in Early Childhood

    by Sofia Ringo0

  • Volunteering helps teens become more involved in their community, explore their interests and gain valuable new skills. This article looks at volunteer opportunities for teens, along with the benefits and challenges.

    How to Start Volunteering as a Teen

    How to Start Volunteering as a Teen

    by Kathy Sima15

  • Does your baby have a diaper rash, but you don't want to use over-the-counter creams to treat it? This article covers a list of natural ways and products you can do and use to treat your baby's rash.

    5 Ways to Cure Diaper Rash Naturally

    5 Ways to Cure Diaper Rash Naturally

    by Daniella Lopez17

  • In this article, you will learn lots of fun and unexpected ways to use glow sticks, including games and party ideas as well as decor ideas for weddings and birthdays.

    Fun Things to Do With Glow Sticks

    Fun Things to Do With Glow Sticks

    by Jamie Brock116

  • Chinese New Year marks the beginning of the Chinese calendar year, and each year is named after an animal. This tale of the Chinese zodiac is an animal story based on the great race. Add it to your collection of short bedtime stories for kids.

    The 12 Chinese New Year Animals: A Zodiac Story for Kids

    The 12 Chinese New Year Animals: A Zodiac Story for Kids

    by Mazlan33

  • Anything that comes against God's original design is an identity crisis. Your young adults are vulnerable to the attacks of the enemy that come in the form of criticism, doubt, depression, insecurity.

    A Christian's Guide to Teen Identity Crisis

    A Christian's Guide to Teen Identity Crisis

    by Christian Momma2

  • Deciding when to have kids can be a complicated process, but deciding when to close the book on the baby-making chapter can be even more so. Here's my top reasons for not having any more kids.

    How to Know You're Done Having Babies

    How to Know You're Done Having Babies

    by Kierstin Gunsberg11

  • Learn the rules to some easy and classic card games which are good to play with children. With classics like Snap, Old Maid, Go Fish, Crazy Eights and Rummy, card games are a great way to spend some family time together.

    15 Simple, Easy and Fun Classic Card Games for Kids

    15 Simple, Easy and Fun Classic Card Games for Kids

    by Marianne Sherret6

  • Stimulating a child's love of learning is one of the most important tasks for parents and teachers. Find out what photography can do to make it fun.

    Cameras for Kids

    Cameras for Kids

    by Ruth Coffee61

  • There aren't many traditional nicknames for Sarah, but don't worry! Here are 32 of our favorite variations of the moniker!

    Best Nicknames for Sarah

    Best Nicknames for Sarah

    by Tatiana9

  • Helping children cope with death is one of the hardest things you will encounter. But the most important thing is to let them deal with death on their terms.

    How to Help Children Cope With Death and Loss

    How to Help Children Cope With Death and Loss

    by Angela Michelle Schultz14

  • Here are six rounds of Family Feud questions for kids. It's a great game for encouraging kids to build reasoning and recollection skills, imagine how others think, and have fun with each other.

    Family Feud Questions for Kids

    Family Feud Questions for Kids

    by Sam Mendoran24

  • From math to science to learning to read, many animated tv shows enhance a child's learning. Here is a list of fantastic shows that will keep your child learning the entire time.

    The Best Educational Cartoon TV Shows for Kids

    The Best Educational Cartoon TV Shows for Kids

    by cardelean20

  • Parenting styles can be an important indicator of childhood outcomes. The style of parenting you choose to use does not necessarily doom your child or guaranteesuccess. Knowing how different parenting styles effect most children, however, can go a long way in helping parents find the right fit for their family.

    The 4 Types of Parenting Styles

    The 4 Types of Parenting Styles

    by LQWILLIams17

  • Learn how FMLA, the Family Medical Leave Act, works and how employees are protected under the law. Information about maternity leave and FMLA is provided.

    How Does FMLA Work?

    How Does FMLA Work?

    by Marissa2

  • Make creations that glow in the dark by making your own glowing chalk. Mix up a batch of homemade glow chalk using a highlighter, glow paint, or even glow powder. Or grab a box of Crayola Glow Chalk for a glowing project to stir together.

    How to Make Glow-in-the-Dark Chalk

    How to Make Glow-in-the-Dark Chalk

    by Candace Bacon7

  • Discover ideas for and links tp fun things to do with your three-year-old, including ideas for outdoor fun, arts and crafts, physical or board games, and more.

    Activities to Do With Three-Year-Olds

    Activities to Do With Three-Year-Olds

    by Louise071193

  • Sphero's remote control BB8 has a natural movement and animation that truly brings the character to life. Common problems can include charging issues, pairing problems, issues with the app, and more.

    Troubleshooting Sphero BB8 Problems

    Troubleshooting Sphero BB8 Problems

    by Max Dalton3

  • List of potential sources of conflict between teens and parents. These are situations and disagreements that may lead to arguments and fighting, but do not have to damage relationships.

    Sources of Conflict Between Parents and Teenagers

    Sources of Conflict Between Parents and Teenagers

    by Blake Flannery15

  • Every child has unique character traits that make him or her a special person. Parents can work with children to help them establish a good sense of themselves through every day circumstances.

    What Makes a Child Special?

    What Makes a Child Special?

    by Dianna Mendez94

  • Kids need words of encouragement and to know they are loved. Sometimes, it's hard to find the words to say, but the gift of a love letter will stay with them their whole life.

    Examples of Love Letters for Kids

    Examples of Love Letters for Kids

    by Brandi71

  • Kids are noisy! Do you have loud children that you would like to be quiet and calm down? Read this hub for suggestions to help your child be quieter and to bring some peace to your home.

    Loud Children: How to Get Noisy Kids to be Quiet

    Loud Children: How to Get Noisy Kids to be Quiet

    by lisabeaman22

  • If you grew up with an emotionally absent mother, you may feel flat. By understanding how you reached this point, you can get in touch with your feelings once again. You can open up your heart to experience the full range of human emotions instead of suffering a shut down existence.

    How Growing Up With an Emotionally Absent Mother Hurts a Daughter

    How Growing Up With an Emotionally Absent Mother Hurts a Daughter

    by McKenna Meyers12

  • Many parents don't know how to correctly diagnose whether or not their child has an ear infection, and what to do if this is the case. I will be answering all of these questions for you.

    The Truth About Ear Infections in Infants

    The Truth About Ear Infections in Infants

    by Victoria Van Ness4

  • Sometimes a stroller is needed for an older, larger child. This article reviews different stroller types for big kids, and provides examples of stroller alternatives, jogging strollers, and large umbrella strollers.

    The Best Strollers for Big Kids

    The Best Strollers for Big Kids

    by Leah Lefler67

  • A parent lets go of her child during stages of child development, allowing the child to grow up and eventually become independent. This can be more difficult for the parent than it is for the child.

    How to Let Go and Let Your Child Grow Up

    How to Let Go and Let Your Child Grow Up

    by Janis Leslie Evans102

  • Object permanence is one of the basic skills in infant development. This developmental milestone is actually composed of several stages. Learning them will help parents provide suitable experiences and interactions to facilitate acquisition of the skill.

    Object Permanence: The 6 Stages in Infant Growth and Development

    Object Permanence: The 6 Stages in Infant Growth and Development

    by JP Carlos10

  • If each member of the family has household chores they are responsible for it brings everyone together as a team. Children need to feel like they are a part of something and the family is the most important team there is. Everyone wants to feel needed and necessary in their family.

    Kids and Household Chores

    Kids and Household Chores

    by Roxanne Lewis69

  • This article reviews the 5 best selling toddler/pre-school flotation devices, including the Puddle Jumper, Speedo's Armbands and Vest, the Aqua Leisure Swim Trainer and the Learn to Swim Tube Trainer.

    The 5 Best Swim Devices for Toddlers and Pre-Schoolers

    The 5 Best Swim Devices for Toddlers and Pre-Schoolers

    by Janine Huldie47

  • Do you still have your old Lego sets? Cash them in with this complete Lego Pirate Ship resale guide! I've compiled a price list on every original Lego pirate ship from 1989 to present day!

    The Complete Lego Pirate Ship Collector's Guide

    The Complete Lego Pirate Ship Collector's Guide

    by Jason Ponic13

  • With competitive job markets, and a need for people to step up and take leadership roles, it has become important that we instill strong leadership qualities in our children. Here are some tips and ideas on how to shape the future leaders of the world.

    Leadership Qualities: Teaching Kids to be Leaders

    Leadership Qualities: Teaching Kids to be Leaders

    by Jared Zane Kessie17

  • Teens today have it hard. Parenting teenagers is not easy, but understanding the issues they struggle with can help everyone involved. You can't help solve a problem until you know what it is. Here, I highlight the most common problems faced by teenagers today.

    10 Common Problems and Issues Teenagers Face Today

    10 Common Problems and Issues Teenagers Face Today

    by Sophie154

  • Be prepared for your newborn with this list of baby essentials. Learn what you need for the baby and how you can save money buying items for your new baby.

    Everything You Need for a Newborn Baby

    Everything You Need for a Newborn Baby

    by Marissa34

  • It's important to understand the positive and negative effects of technology on kids so that you can make the best decisions possible for your children and what they are exposed to. Technology isn't all bad—it has some great positives—but you need to truly understand the scary side of it.

    The Positive and Negative Effects of Technology on Kids

    The Positive and Negative Effects of Technology on Kids

    by Victoria Van Ness10

  • The benefits of playing memory games with your child are huge, making it easier for them to learn multiplication tables, math facts, and more. Your child will love these fun memory games.

    5 Fun Memory Games for Kids

    5 Fun Memory Games for Kids

    by Maggie.L15

  • Advertising is a prevalent influence in children's lives. How has it changed over the years, what effect does it have, and what can parents do to counteract its influence?

    The Influence of Advertising on Children

    The Influence of Advertising on Children

    by Ruth Coffee72

  • Even summer gets a little boring when you run out of ideas. Here are more than a 100 unique ideas for things to do over the summer for teens.

    100+ Things for Teens to Do This Summer

    100+ Things for Teens to Do This Summer

    by rhysrock897121

  • Here are the best nicknames for Emily, everything from cute, short alternatives to a few fun ones to mix it up!

    Best Nicknames for Emily

    Best Nicknames for Emily

    by Tatiana6

  • Want to buy infant formula that's hypoallergenic, dairy-free or lactose-free? They're useful when baby has dairy or soy allergy or intolerance, suffers with colic. stomach ache, gas or spit up. Maybe you're vegan or Jewish or Muslim and need a specialist formula for lifestyle reasons...

    Hypoallergenic, Dairy-Free, Soy and Lactose-Free Baby Formulas

    Hypoallergenic, Dairy-Free, Soy and Lactose-Free Baby Formulas

    by Susana Smith24

  • Overprotective parents believe that they are preparing their children to be successful in life. How wrong they are! In fact, with their excessive mollycoddling and pampering, they are preparing their children for one thing: failure! Here's why.

    Why Children of Overprotective Parents Are Slated to Fail in Life

    Why Children of Overprotective Parents Are Slated to Fail in Life

    by Grace Marguerite Williams256

  • The Einstein Syndrome (coined by Sowell and Camarata) helps explain a certain group of late-talking children. This page is inspired by my late-talking son and I hope to enlighten other parents about this theory.

    Einstein Syndrome and Late-Talking Children

    Einstein Syndrome and Late-Talking Children

    by HulaHoops LM92

  • Free printable chore charts can be used to help any child learn responsibility and for kids with developmental delays or autism they can also be used for daily scheduling, therapy scheduling or for actual chores!

    Free Printable Chore Charts That Teach Responsibility

    Free Printable Chore Charts That Teach Responsibility

    by sidther lm35

  • The FDA has discovered a trend that until recently remained largely unrealized. This trend, backed by data from an innovative new study, is the substantial number of mothers who supply their newborn infants with herbal teas and/or various supplements. A warning has been issued to physicians treating infants to look for possible drug interactions with any substances provided to a baby by its mother.

    Warnings for Mothers Giving Tea to Babies

    Warnings for Mothers Giving Tea to Babies

    by Schatzie Speaks17

  • Cloth diapers can be made from a wide range of materials: twill, jersey, birdseye, flannel, and terry cloth. Cotton and hemp are the most commonly used fibers, though traditionally linen was also used (probably due to availability). When choosing...

    How to Sew Prefold Cloth Diapers

    How to Sew Prefold Cloth Diapers

    by Christa Dovel19

  • Puppets are cherished toys that can provide many important educational benefits. Discover the value of using puppets for teaching children language skills and for supporting social/emotional development.

    How Hand Puppets Help Children Learn Valuable Skills

    How Hand Puppets Help Children Learn Valuable Skills

    by Sturgeonl10

  • The pros and cons of social media (like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, and Tumblr) on teenagers. We'll look at the advantages and disadvantages of growing up in the digital age.

    How Does Social Media Affect Teens?

    How Does Social Media Affect Teens?

    by Aldiyar Dabarov59

  • The weather is finally getting warmer and the days are growing longer. It's time to get outside with the kids and do fun things that cost virtually nothing. Go on a scavenger hunt. Eat green eggs and ham to celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday. Make a "bug bottle," and learn how to compost!

    8 Fun Things to Do With Your Kids in Spring

    8 Fun Things to Do With Your Kids in Spring

    by McKenna Meyers4

  • It is important to have cell phone rules for kids. Your family cell phone policy should include limits on cell phones at night and at school, and you should monitor cell phone contacts for young kids.

    6 Cell Phone Rules for Kids and Teenagers

    6 Cell Phone Rules for Kids and Teenagers

    by Kristin Trapp49

  • Want to cloth diaper for the first time but have no idea where to start? Here's what I used to cloth diaper my girls from infancy through toddlerhood and what I would have added to my registry in hindsight.

    Cloth Diapering Basics: 10 Things You'll Use Every Day

    Cloth Diapering Basics: 10 Things You'll Use Every Day

    by Kierstin Gunsberg2

  • We recently ran across a picture for Matilda's Activity Tower on Pinterest. We immediately saw the usefulness and made one for ourselves. Learn why we love this tower and see a few changes we made.

    Why We Recommend Building Matilda's Activity Tower

    Why We Recommend Building Matilda's Activity Tower

    by Preston and Kate19

  • Moving past empty nest syndrome--the extreme sadness that comes over parents who miss their children after they become adults and move away.

    How to Get Past Empty Nest Syndrome

    How to Get Past Empty Nest Syndrome

    by Linda Jo Martin47

  • A list of 300+ words for kids playing Pictionary, with easy, medium, and hard clues for children of different skill levels, as well as several categories, from movies and video games to food and drink.

    300+ Pictionary Word Ideas for Kids

    300+ Pictionary Word Ideas for Kids

    by Sam Mendoran2

  • If your child's father won't return your child, or if child custody interference or parental kidnapping have kept your child from you, these tips will help you get your child back into your life, including information about parental alienation.

    How to Get Custody Back When Your Ex Takes Your Child

    How to Get Custody Back When Your Ex Takes Your Child

    by jellygator9

  • If your child would like some good ideas for teddy bear names, feel free to choose a couple of cute names from this list to share!

    Cute and Funny Teddy Bear Names

    Cute and Funny Teddy Bear Names

    by Tatiana281

  • Childhood obesity is an epidemic in the US. As a former fat kid, the author understands all too well its long-ranging negative impact. While concerned parents want to intervene, they often make matters worse. By focusing only on the weight and not the bigger picture, moms and dads can miss the mark.

    How to Help Your Child Lose Weight: Advice From a Former Fat Kid

    How to Help Your Child Lose Weight: Advice From a Former Fat Kid

    by McKenna Meyers4

  • What are the effects of smoking marijuana on a baby? How does THC affect breast milk? In this article, we present the data from the studies so that you can be completely informed.

    The Effects of Smoking Weed While Breastfeeding

    The Effects of Smoking Weed While Breastfeeding

    by Sree Lakshmi2

  • Saying goodnight is a great way to bond with your children and your significant other; and who knows? It might even inspire sweet dreams! Check out our list of 50 cute ways to say goodnight!

    50 Cute Ways to Say Goodnight

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