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5 Screen-Free Ways for Kids to Practice Spanish

Like many families, we are an English-speaking household trying to incorporate a second language (for us, Spanish) into our lives. Here are 5 actionable things I could do at home that take little-to-no-effort but have big effects!

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IKEA’s Pride Tote Returns & Gives Back in a Special Way

A portion of the sales will go to an important LGBTQ+ initiative.

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The Most Awesome Star Wars Swag on Amazon Right Now

Show your Star Wars love with some amazing swag.

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Defeat Mombrain with These 7 Top Tech Devices

Get your life organized with these smart tech gadgets!

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8 Super Fun Santa Trackers to Track the Big Man on Christmas Eve

These kids Santa trackers let your little elves follow jolly Old St. Nick on his gift-giving world tour this Christmas Eve.

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The Boss Family Just Dropped a New Holiday Video

Time to get up and dance (and enter to win a Bluetooth speaker!).

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Must Have Items That Will Transform Your Labor and Delivery

5 items I brought to my second birth that completely transformed my labor and delivery!

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Baby reading with dad

Study Shows Babies from Bilingual Homes Switch Attention Faster

There may be an advantage simply from hearing, not just speaking, a second language.

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This Teen’s Guide to Social Media Is a Must-Have for Parents

If you want to know what’s popular on social media, you need to read this!

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Daddy Doll Donation

This 13-Year-Old Raised Money to Buy Daddy Dolls for Kids of Deployed Soldiers

Teen knew how it felt when his father was deployed so he wanted to help other military kids. 

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These College Students Just Received the Best Graduation Gift Ever

These graduates are getting the gift of a lifetime.

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This Tampon-Shaped Speaker Does What for Your Baby?!

Queue up the playlist and get ready for a party.

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Worried About Privacy From Amazon’s Alexa? These Easy Settings Will Ease Your Mind

Inviting Alexa to join the fam doesn’t mean you have to give up on privacy.

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Here’s Why This School Keeps Its Bus Stocked with Buckets—of Books

A recent Facebook post from the Arkansas Department of Education showed how a little creativity and some serious ingenuity can change the face of learning.

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Presents for Pop: 20 Perfect Ideas for Dad on Amazon

You won’t find any ties on this list!

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Amazon Echo Is FINALLY Getting This Music Perk We’ve Been Waiting For

It’s finally happening—Apple Music is coming to the Amazon Echo.

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10 Secret Santa Gifts for $15 & Under on Amazon Prime

Secret Santa gifts that you’ll actually use.

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They’re Not My Little Boys Anymore

“It’s a heartbreak that kept running through my mind as I tried to get to sleep, reminding me of all the conversations I want to have with my boys.”

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Where to Buy Everything from Joanna Gaines’ Stylish Nursery for Her Son, Crew

Give your nursery a touch of that Magnolia by Joanna Gaines’ style, no shiplap needed.

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The Funny Reason This Girl’s Name Isn’t So Popular Anymore

Why the sudden and sharp dip? Blame our favorite online retail giant.

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Kristen Bell Was Pure Mama Bear When She Confronted Paparazzi Stalking Her Kids

You don’t take photos of celebrity kids—especially Kristen Bell’s kids.

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Walmart and Google Join Forces

The tech giant and mega-retailer are joining forces to make your life a whole lot easier.

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This New Book about a Trailblazing Woman Rocks for So Many Reasons

Today is National Gender Equality Day and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate than learning about the first woman ever to run the Boston Marathon, whose story is now a beautiful picture book.

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Ford Created A Smart Crib That Makes Your Baby Feel Like You’re On A Car Ride

A car company just invented the world’s most amazing baby crib.

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5 New Virtual Assistants to Help You Track Baby Before & After Birth

2017’s hottest gadgets for babies include wearables, an artificial intelligence-powered speaker and the smartest sleep monitor around.

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All I Want For Christmas…

Here we are again…the month of December in all its glory. If you’re anything like me, I’m sure you’re wondering how the hell did it get here so fast?  You’re running around, cooking, dropping in at parties, doing your best…

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Re:Make Creativity Summit & Festival (We’ve got discount tix!)

Calling all SF crafters, designers, DIYers, builders and creators! Have you been to the Brit & Co Re:Make Summit and Festival at Fort Mason? The two-day event (Sept 30 & Oct 1) is designed to bring out the creative side…

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No Pink Bunnies Allowed: 10 Strange Laws

A few strange laws will have you whistling underwater in celebration: or not.

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Just Opened!: Tech-y Toy Store littleBits Now in NYC!

Calling all engineers! (Not the Thomas kind.) Get to this pop-up spot—where kids make the toys—before it’s gone!

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What You Need to Know About Nest & How They’re Making Parenting Easier

Get the scoop on Nest and how their devices are making parenting easier.

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The Ginormous Indoor Play Area You Have to See to Believe

They may sell backyard playgrounds, but this play space superstores’ main draw is their indoor free and open play sessions that give kids warehouse-size space to run, jump and climb.

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Speaking Swine: A Pig Latin Primer

Practice with this Pig Latin primer and you may just be able to boast that your kiddo is “bilingual” on their kindergarten application!

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Jessica Alba Reveals Her Stocking Stuffer Picks

Ok, we gotta admit — we’re a little star struck by Jessica Alba. Not only has she starred in action-packed Hollywood flicks and co-founded The Honest Company, the actress is also a mom just like us (albeit with a totally…

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