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Dear Kids, I Hope You Never Thank Me for This

“I hope my kids are grateful for all of the things we do for them, but for many reasons, more importantly, I hope they are thankful for the things that we didn’t do.”

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The Essentials for Running Your Business During Naptime

Let’s be real. When you have your own business and you work from home and you have a baby…there will be a lot of days where you only get work done during naptime.

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DC’s Most Iconic Can’t-Miss Desserts

Indulge your inner kid while letting your kids enjoy these decadent, can’t-miss after-dinner treats!

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When Bright Children Struggle to Learn: How to Build Confidence & Joy

There are many students in classrooms across America—bright, yet with learning differences, who struggle to learn.

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A Georgetown Kind of Day

Get out to Georgetown where historic homes, a waterfront park and sweet snacks make for a great weekend outing.

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Dear Moms “Oversharing” On Social Media: I See You

“Motherhood is just ‘too much’ sometimes—and I see you.”

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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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Parents: Don’t Be the Gorilla (Even When Your Family Feels Like a Zoo)

“Boy, is it easy to get caught up in drama. Your kids, my kids…what’s fair and not fair?”

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Science Says Forgetful Pregnancy “Baby Brain” Is Actually Real

You’re not losing your mind—you’re just pregnant.

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A Mom’s Brain Is Hard-Wired to Respond to Baby’s Cries, According to Study

Science shows reacting to your baby’s cries might be an inherent behavior.

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How I Learned to Appreciate My Kids at Every Age and Stage

Don’t get me wrong! I don’t want another baby. My kids are great, but I love where we all are right now. You know, if it’s not broke… Anyway, I should start by telling you I might just be wired…

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My Confessions As the Mom of a Strong Willed Child

I yell at my kids.

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I’ve grabbed my son Jack by the arm and literally dragged him to his room. I have slapped his hand, spanked his butt and told him I’m moving to California…

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These Affordable and Stylish Glasses Have a Hidden Camera You’ll Love

Never miss a photo opp with these innovative glasses designed to capture all of life’s little moments.

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Science Says We Carry Our Babies a Certain Way to Keep Them Safe

Do you carry your baby on your left or right side? The answer may depend on your biological hard-wiring.

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Why Some Schools Are Spending More Time Moving And Less Time Sitting

Find out why schools across the country are using class time to dance and exercise.

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Finally! Netflix Offers New Mode Parents will LOVE for On-the-Go Viewing

In case your family is traveling by car, train, plane, or boat this holiday season, you all can stay entertained with Netflix. The company announced on Wednesday that it’s launching an offline mode for “many of your favorite streaming series…

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Just Opened: A Nut-Free Spot for Ice Cream

A new NYC shop makes getting a cool treat totally stress-free. Here’s the scoop!

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Make Momma’s Happiness A Priority

I see frequent posts on my social media platforms about the importance of moms making their happiness a priority, of making “me time” a non negotiable in their day. Yet sometimes as women we feel selfish for making our “me…

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Away We Go! Riding on the D.C. Water Taxi

Whether you’ve lived in D.C. for decades or just moved here last year, there’s no doubt that a cruise along the river is one of the coolest ways to see the sights.

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6 Onesies Every D.C. Baby Should Own

Bunnies and firetrucks are so last year. Here’s how to outfit your wee one so the whole world knows they’re from D.C., baby.

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Curious Circus: A New Rocktastic Circus You Gotta See

Step right up and be prepared to be amazed and astounded at this all-new rock and roll circus spectacular.

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Local Pumpkin Treats That are Majorly Kid-Friendly

Hurry! Indulge your tastebuds with pumpkin noshes, and make your kids wish Autumn lasted all year long.

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Easy as Pie: A Guide to Kid-Friendly Slices

Pie is enjoying a renaissance of sorts, with shops popping up all around the area—each offering unique takes on the traditional favorite. Find your little one’s favorite slice at one of these hot pie spots.

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Pint-Sized Headphones Just for Kids

Finding headphones that properly fit your toddler or small child can be a little tricky. First of all, those nice ear buds that come with Apple products, just fall out of their poor little ears, leading to tears and frustration.…

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Swork Delivers Kid Friendly Coffee

Swanky, trendy, tasty and kid-friendly. Swork in Eagle Rock is our kind of place. It’s nice to be able to treat your senses while letting the kids play. Sworkland is the cheerful, well-stocked play area in this Pasadena-area coffee shop.…

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Father’s Day Gift IDeas – 2 Books Built for Fun

DIY, Daddy-O

Even if your kids really do have “The World’s Greatest Dad,” spare him the coffee mug this Father’s Day and get him something to inspire even more super-dad-ness. A pair of dynamic Bay Area dads have books out…

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