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Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Welcome Daughter Lili

And both of her names pay sweet tribute to the Royal Family.

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These Pajamas Give Back in a Special Way

The new fall lineup is beyond adorable.

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IHOP Has Plans to Open a New Fast-Casual Restaurant

You’ll flip for IHOP’s new Flip’d concept!

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When It’s Not Love at First Sight

Many moms describe seeing their baby for the first time as love at first sight, their heart-swelling like a balloon. So, why didn’t I feel the love?

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Why I Quit Sleep Training Before I Even Started

Photo: Dennis Gardner
I’m sure, like many new mothers, I was totally unprepared for motherhood. I guess no one can really prepare you for what’s about to happen but I was particularly not at all prepared for the physical and…

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When Puberty Strikes at a Young Age

Amid my internal freak out session about my 7-year-old stepping into the first signs of puberty, I stopped myself. I didn’t want the words coming out of my mouth to be from somebody else. I wanted to explain to her, what was happening, in the best way.

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We Broke Down & Finally Got an Elf on Our Shelf

I’d like to preface this article by saying first world problems.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: September 28, 2018

Another week, another batch of hilarious tweets.

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Have You Bought Babyganics Products? You Could Be Eligble for Settlement Money

A class-action lawsuit against one of the most popular baby brands was recently settled.

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Here’s Why This Public Library Is the Best Public Library in America

When free fun is on the agenda, the library is the perfect summer spot.

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Pink’s Daughter Willow Got $100 from the Tooth Fairy & Wait—What?!

Hang on a sec, she made HOW MUCH from the Tooth Fairy?

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Etiquette Tips and Handy Tricks for Baby Gifts You Don’t Want

Not sure what to do with items you don’t want? Read on for tips on returning, regifting and repurposing!

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The Hottest “Star Wars” Toy of the Holiday Season

If you have a mini Jedi at home, you’ll want to get your hands on this before it’s too late.

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I Have the Secret to Giving the Best Gift This Holiday Season

When you drive 12 hours to Chicago to avoid the chaos you’ve heard is the O’Hare International Airport, you prepare: energy drinks, water, healthy snacks and an amazing playlist. What you don’t prepare for is the assault on your eardrums…

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Study Shows Dads in the US Are Getting Older

This latest research shows that paternal age has definitely changed over the past four decades.

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How I Realized My Kid’s Birthday Party Doesn’t Have to Be Pinterest Worthy

How did we even have birthday parties before Pinterest? I can’t hardly remember not scrolling endlessly through a sea of ideas. That’s the good part, endless inspiration. But on the flip side, there’s also scrolling through endless images of immaculate…

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Millions of Americans Got Free Amazon Credits From a Lawsuit & They Expire Saturday. Here’s How to Check

You could have a chunk of change to spend on Amazon and not even know about it.

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What Happened the Day I Stopped Micromanaging My Husband’s Parenting

Photo: Jason Hurst Photography
It all started after my first child. I was breastfeeding at home and pumping while at work. She was a decent sleeper at night and my husband was wonderful to take a shift so that I…

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Meet the Twins Who Gave Birth on the Same Day

These twins gave birth to babies on the exact same day.

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What Every Second Wife Needs to Hear

The most romantic statement my husband Gabe ever made to me didn’t happen on our wedding day.  He didn’t declare it at the base of the Eiffel tower, or passionately pen it in a greeting card.  The sentence caught me by surprise as…

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Taking Note of Your Family History

Photo: Marcie Cheung
When I was newly engaged and busy planning our wedding, I needed another distraction to keep me from obsessing about all the details. My Aunt was really into genealogy and I realized that I didn’t know much…

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The First Child is Practice

Photo: Pexels
Recently, I was complaining to my co-worker about some sleep issues I’ve been having with my almost 20-month-old. I’m positive it’s the normal 18-month sleep regression that has been lingering, and I told him I remember my oldest…

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Sleep Like a Baby: A Reality Check on Snoozing in the First Year

Ready to lose your mind over how much sleep you’re losing? Read our humorous take on the tough first year of baby bedtime.

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DIY Salty Brown Sugar + Vanilla Body Scrub

Photo: Rebecca Green
The weather has officially turned chilly in D.C. and winter skin conditions have settled in at our house. So we turned to our pantry’s holiday cooking ingredients to whip up a quick fix! We love making body scrubs —…

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To The Ones that Tell Me My Children Will Grow Up Too Fast

You see me get my three kids settled at the table for our rare lunch out together or you’ll see me in the checkout line at the grocery store with my three children sometimes in states of obedience or in…

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Santa Meltdowns, Gift Snafus & More: A Holiday Survival Guide

Meltdowns on Santa’s lap, noisy gifts and understocked pantries, it’s not the holidays without a snafu or two. Make the most of every uh-oh moment with our survival tips.

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10 Kids’ Classes That Will Come to Your Apartment

Ever wish the extracurriculars were more convenient? Like, in your house? We found 10 awesome options that will come to you and your friends!

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How to Celebrate & Photograph National Teddy Bear Day

We give you ideas of where to celebrate National Teddy Bear Day with your own teddy bear and awesome photo inspiration to boot!

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Crispy Baked Chicken Tenders with Rosemary & Parmesan

Laura of the food blog Fork Knife Swoon created this recipe that is packed full of flavor, without all the grease.

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Girls With Moxie Wear Broxies

Now she’s covered, cute and comfy – say goodbye to shorts, tights and leggings under the dresses. Not to mention morning meltdowns.

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Take Flight: Inside Portland’s Best Bird-Watching Bash

Thousands of Vaux Swifts are all set to create their swirling bird tornado as they drop into the chimney every evening in September.

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