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Are Germs To Blame For Your Toddler's Tantrum?

Are Germs To Blame For Your Toddler's Tantrum?

Jacqueline Howard  05.28.2015
Could germs be to blame for your toddler's temper tantrums? The complex ecosystem of microbes living in the gastrointestinal tract is...
A Bittersweet Goodbye To Pregnancy

A Bittersweet Goodbye To Pregnancy

Courtney Reynolds  05.27.2015
It was over, and I had to deal with it. I had to realize that the expectant chapter of motherhood had ended for me, and it was time to...
Survival Tips When Traveling With Small Kids

Survival Tips When Traveling With Small Kids

Holly Rust  05.26.2015
If you're a parent you've probably learned by now that vacationing with small kids can be very stressful. Vacationing with little ones...
Top Anti-Sleep Strategies (As Told By a 2-Year-Old)

Top Anti-Sleep Strategies (As Told By a 2-Year-Old)

Shari Medini  05.26.2015
Since we know that sleep is not necessary, the goal is to fight it with all our might. The key to avoiding sleep (either at nap time, bedtime,...
When Your Child Calls You 'Stupid'

When Your Child Calls You 'Stupid'

Sheila Wenger  05.22.2015
I had no idea what to do with my rage at that moment. I didn't want to unleash it on him, but I also didn't want to let him get away with...
This Just In: Preschoolers Don't Get Enough Exercise

This Just In: Preschoolers Don't Get Enough Exercise

Rae Pica  05.21.2015
I've been waiting for the "revolution" in education, in terms of an understanding that children need to move, pretty much for as long as...
13 Reasons Moms Never Get Haircuts

13 Reasons Moms Never Get Haircuts

Elizabeth Laing Thompson  05.21.2015
Scheduling a haircut is never easy, but once you have a child, getting a haircut takes divine intervention, planetary alignment and a whopping...
This Dad Painted His Nails To Support His Bullied Son

This Dad Painted His Nails To Support His Bullied Son

Diego Iraheta  05.20.2015
When a 4-year-old Brazilian boy was bullied at school, his parents, Thiago and Laura Sagrilo, had the best response. Arthur, it seems,...
Coming Home 9 Months Later

Coming Home 9 Months Later

Kaitlyn Jones  05.20.2015
It wasn't until he walked through our door that I realized it would be a long time before we would feel like a family again. That we could...
A Hangover Guide For Parents

A Hangover Guide For Parents

Kaitlyn Jones  05.20.2015
What's worse than being older and hungover? Having a toddler AND being hungover. You know who doesn't understand the "Irish flu?" A very...
Flying With My Toddler

Flying With My Toddler

Kaitlyn Jones  05.20.2015
The passenger sitting in front me decides even though he isn't sleeping, he is going to take whatever legal space he can get in economy....
'You Think You're The Only Woman To Breastfeed?'

'You Think You're The Only Woman To Breastfeed?'

Mama Bean  05.18.2015
For me, breastfeeding has become a part of my identity. It's an integral part of how I see myself, and, of course, it's also an integral...
I'm Holding On

I'm Holding On

Wendy Wisner  05.18.2015
At this point in my life as a parent (8.5 years!), I don't really think about my parenting choices, at least not in the way I used to when...
Don't Grow Up, Grow Beautifully

Don't Grow Up, Grow Beautifully

Kate Russell  05.15.2015
I picked up the piece of paper as tears started to sting my eyes. Those letters were proof that my baby is growing up. I looked at her,...