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10 Reasons Why It’s Great to Be an Older Mom

Number 4 is a big financial win, for sure!

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Are You Ready for a Third Baby?

Chaos, cuddles, endless snacks. Find out about life with a trio.

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5 Moms Share How Adding a Pet Changed Their Families

Potty training, grooming, making your house safe—adding to your family is a big change whether you’re bringing home a fur baby or an actual baby. We’ve teamed up with Hill’s Pet to hear how five moms navigated adding a pet…

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Help Is on the Way: Online & App Resources for Expectant & New Parents

Get answers to your pregnancy and baby questions without having to leave your home.

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The Best Swimsuits for Kids (Because Summer’s Here!)

Here are our editor’s picks for best swimsuits for kids.

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Preparing to Potty Train? 20 Tips to Kickstart Your Journey

“A lot of planning, a lot of patience, and a lot of wipes will go a long way.”

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Now Hear This: Top Pregnancy & Parenting Podcasts You’ll Love

Whether you’re looking for laughs, parenting advice or just an informed grown-up voice, these are the podcasts you’ll want to subscribe to.

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8 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting a Family Pet

Thinking about adding a furry friend to your crew? Pets have so much love to give but need care, too. Ask yourself these eight questions to figure out if you’re ready to welcome a pet into your family!

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Love Carries Us Through

“Beautiful, heartbreaking, hard work, celebrations, hitting milestones, regressions, starting over. It’s a constant roller coaster of emotions. But the one constant that will never change is our enormous love.”

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Eco-Friendly Mom Picks for Earth Day & Every Day

Celebrate Earth Day in style with these eco-friendlier favorites for moms, babies & toddlers.

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25 Quotes about Parenting You Need to Hear

We know that some days can leave you feeling like a super-parent while others can make you seriously doubt your decision to raise another human being.

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Is It Autism or a Speech Delay?

“Regardless if your child is delayed only in expressive language or if he is already diagnosed with severe autism, you as a parent can learn to detect and treat delays and help your child to catch up as much as possible.”

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Essential, Cool & Unusual Delivery Services To Make Your Life Easier

Ordering in is the new massage. (Keep it local and tip generously!)

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You Won’t Want to Miss This Rare OXO Tot Sale (That Ends Monday)

You only have through January 18 to save on all the OXO baby and toddler gear you have on your wishlist.

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What My Assault Taught Me about How I Will Speak to My Children About Consent

“Here are tips to have age-appropriate conversations with children about their bodies, consent, emotional regulation, and coping.”

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5 Tips to Stop Thumb Sucking from a SLP

“I saw both my boys sucking their thumbs. The SLP in me was screaming, ‘No! I can’t have two thumb suckers!’ and my mind immediately raced to ‘Open bite! Lisp!’ while the mom in me was thinking, ‘This is just too adorable—I need to take a photo to remember this moment forever.'”

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Hello Bello Releases New Training Pants & We Actually Can’t Wait to Potty Train

From new winter-themed diaper patterns to a brand-new diaper line for older kiddos, read on for three new and cool releases from Hello Bello to put in your shopping cart now.

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BABY born Has a Holiday Surprise Your Little One Will Love

Surprise! The holidays (and holiday shopping) have snuck up on us again. One thing at the top of every parent’s to-do list: Find the perfect gift—something that’s cute, fun and keeps them entertained past New Year’s Day.

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10 Yoga Exercises for Kids to Do in the Car

“When yoga is adapted for kids, the only requirement is that it is safe, developmentally appropriate, and fun. With this in mind, why couldn’t kids’ yoga and mindfulness be taken into the car? The answer is, it can be.”

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Pee, Poop & Potty Training

“It seems from the moment your baby is born, and for years to come, you find yourself talking about poop…and then there is the dreaded potty-training stage.”

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Hello Bello Training Pants

Hello Bello Launches Training Pants in Fun Big Kid Patterns

The premium leg cuffs to prevent leakage both day and night. 

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12 Kids Vote Tees That Make a Statement

We uncovered baby and kids tees that make a statement and celebrate the future voters of America.

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This Cute New Doll Helps Make Potty Training Fun

Baby born Surprise’s latest doll, Magic Potty Surprise, helps you teach your little one how to go to the potty on a real potty.

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Potty Training Guide from a Mom Who Just Had Success

There are so many different approaches out there and while there’s not a “one size fits all” method, there are definitely tips and products that can help you have a smooth and successful experience!

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19 New Children’s Books Our Editors Love

From board books for baby to chapter books for older kids, here are some of our favorite new books recently published.

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How We Helped Our Toddler Gently Bond With Baby

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If your family is growing, you’re probably wondering how your family dynamic will change with the addition of a little one. As a mother, you already have a pretty good idea of what to expect .…

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The Bare Necessities of Potty Training during Quarantine

And you thought potty training under normal circumstances was hard?

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Here’s How to Get Your Kids to Play on Their Own (for Long Stretches!)

“You don’t have to be a trained teacher to help your kids learn to play on their own. Here’s some help to get started!”

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At What Age Can I Potty Train My Child?

“Establishing healthy potty use and attitudes from an early age is beneficial to your child, on so many levels. Parents: You get to choose, from birth, whether to train your baby into using the diaper as a full-time toilet, or using the toilet as a full-time toilet.”

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Why Kids Need to Practice Fundamental Movement

“Success with fundamental movements directly contributes to the well-being of the whole child.”

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12 Podcasts Every Mom Needs in Her Life Right Now

However you conquer the day, these podcasts for moms make it a little easier to whistle while you work.

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So You’re Having Twins? Here’s the Advice That’s Not in the Books

“A crash course in topics not found in baby books that will actually help you in those early months with two newborns.”

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Inspiring Moms Who Started a Business After 40

Think it’s too late to remake yourself? Think again.

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Money-Saving Mom Hacks: Creative Uses for Old Baby Items 

Read this before you declutter! Holding on to some of those baby items can save you lots of time and money.

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Stay at Home Mom Shame

My husband recently went to a few work dinners with colleagues. You know, the kind that involves a certain level of schmoozing with vendors and a good amount of red meat. He also has the opportunity to meet up with…

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I Miss My Ankles & Other Third Trimester Failures

“Don’t feel bad that your clothes don’t fit….don’t weigh yourself…and don’t feel guilty for napping. Always have snacks available.”

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