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What Kids Deserve

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 11.03.2012 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

"It's the kids -- they don't deserve this." So says Craig Blankenhorn in "Young and Homeless" an Op-Ed in yesterday's New York Times of the 1.6 milli...

National Diaper Need Awareness Week

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 10.22.2012 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

More than merely declaring National Diaper Need Awareness Week, we are acknowledging that diapers are a basic need for infants, toddlers, and those who suffer from incontinence, and that more people are willing to do something about it.

Adventures in Awkward Parenting Moments

Toni Nagy | Posted 10.06.2012 | Parents
Toni Nagy

Raising a human will lead to some embarrassing and awkward moments.

What A Diaper Means For A Child's Future

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 09.19.2012 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

It might seem odd to think that something as small as diapers can affect bigger things like education, jobs and child welfare, but it's true.

The Biggest Diaper Changing Party In The World?

Posted 04.23.2012 | Parents

If you've never been to a giant diaper-changing party, this weekend is your big chance. At 5:30 pm GMT on Saturday -- just hours before Earth Day b...

Huggies Tries to Woo Dads, Insults Them Instead

Lisa Belkin | Posted 05.12.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Huggies says it set out to "celebrate" dad. Instead it insulted them. Do "real men" change diapers?

Charities To Donate 20 Million Diapers To Families In Need

Posted 02.23.2012 | Impact

The DC Diaper Bank estimates that a child goes through six diapers per day, which can cost up to $120 per month per child. For Americans living in ...

The Good, The Bad, And The Gross

Devon Corneal | Posted 03.17.2012 | Parents
Devon Corneal

I'm not talking about the normal diaper stuff. I'm talking about bodily discharge in motion, vaguely cannibalistic activities, and microscopic familiarity with our kiddies' anatomies. I'm talking about things that should probably not be memorialized in writing.

My Vendetta Against Disney

Zaki Hasan | Posted 11.12.2011 | Parents
Zaki Hasan

He's not old enough to go to the bathroom by himself, yet he's still old enough to verbalize his precise diapering preferences. Thanks, Disney!

So, Are You Having Another One?

Teresa Strasser | Posted 10.09.2011 | Parents
Teresa Strasser

What they are really asking: Does this whole kid thing ruin or life, or did it work for you? In a way, my husband and I can't answer the question because both are true.

Eight Worst Parenting Jobs (That No One Warns You About)

Charlotte Hilton Andersen | Posted 08.16.2011 | Women
Charlotte Hilton Andersen

Diaper explosions. Spit up stains. Cradle cap. No parent goes into this job without expecting some icky moments but there a few chores that are so frustrating, gross or bizarre that you want to look around for the hidden camera.

WATCH: Man Allegedly Tricked Nurse Into Changing His Diaper By Faking Brain Injury (And He's Not The First To Do This)

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

A New Hampshire man is accused of faking a severe brain injury to trick a nurse into changing his soiled adult diaper. Investigators in Hooksett sa...

Eight Green Myths Debunked; Five Green Products to Watch

Kate Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kate Kelly

Fact: No product can be truly "green" since all products use resources and create waste, but products can be "greener," denoting a continuum toward sustainability.

WTForever 21: Sexy Baby Shorts

Rachel Kane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Rachel Kane

If I had to name the least sexy and most disturbing fetish on the planet it would probably be the one for adults who wear diapers.

A Slow, Simple Approach to Potty Training at 15 Months Old (Video)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kirsten Dirksen

My 15-month-old asked to go poop last week. It sounds strange because I wasn't really trying to train her yet. Though I suppose in some ways I've been training her since day one.

Cloth Diapers hardly a pain in the you-know-what

Mother Nature Network | Brittany Tennant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

At first, I looked into cloth diapering because it would leave the environment and the inside of my family's wallet greener. What I didn't expect was ...

Mayim Bialik's Latest Role: Green Mom

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

We know her as Blossom, that spunky adolescent on that eponymous sitcom. But since the series ended in 1995, Mayim Bialik, now 33, has truly blossomed.

Diaper Donations: Org Helps Mothers Buy Products Not Covered By Food Stamps

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

As Peter Rothberg points out in a recent post for The Nation, many young parents, especially single mothers, are finding themselves in desperate finan...

Erin Brockovich, Seventh Generation Launch Million Baby Crawl Campaign (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Oh baby! Seventh Generation has teamed up with Erin Brockovich and Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families in order to overthrow the old chemical legislatio...

My Metropolitan Diary

Sophie Pollitt-Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Sophie Pollitt-Cohen

Dear Diary: Today I threw an empty soda bottle into a trashcan, and a rat jumped out at my face.

A List In Response To A News Story: Take my Cats, Please...Seriously. I Want to Freak Out.

Sophie Pollitt-Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Sophie Pollitt-Cohen

My cats or my future baby?: Barf on the floor; Pee on the floor; Has a brain larger than a handful of grapes; Not freak out when I want to dress it in a cute outfit; Not be covered in hair; Love me back.

Who Decides When to Potty Train: You, Baby or Big Diapers?

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

How did we, in just one generation, go from believing that an 18-monther was ready for the potty to feeling like we needed to let them discover their own way for an additional year and a half?

How To Choose a Modern Diaper: Fitteds, Flushables, Fleece or... Plastic

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

When preparing for the birth of my first daughter, I had high ideals for how I was going to save those 4.5 trees and 2 tons of garbage.

Pooping the Progressive Way

Sloan Barnett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Sloan Barnett

Today, the average baby goes through some eight thousand diapers before being potty trained, a number that's increasing steadily with the ease and convenience of disposable diapers.

Green Gripes: Dirty Diaper Dilemmas

Gay Browne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Gay Browne

From our vantage point the choice between cloth and disposable diapers doesn't feel like much of a choice at all. But the facts on disposables will turn your stomach faster than the scent of a freshly filled Huggie.