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A Kindergarten Class vs. U.S. Congress

nickmom | Posted 09.30.2013 | Parents

As a shutdown of the government looms we wonder -- should Congress get sent back to school? More from NickMom: Top 9 Things We Love About Fa...

Whoopi Goldberg Developing New Show

Posted 07.26.2013 | Media

Whoopi Goldberg is developing a variety show for Nick Jr., the network announced at Friday's Television Critics Association Summer 2013 press tour. ...

What You Absolutely Must Do Before The Baby Comes

Posted 06.13.2013 | Parents

Written by Caila Ball for NickMom Here’s NickMom’s best advice for expecting moms in 20 words or less. What would you add to the list? ...

The Absolute Worst Times Your Kid Will Swear In Public

nickmom | Posted 04.29.2013 | Parents

By Adrienne Hedger and Shannon Seip for NickMom It’s never a proud moment when your kids curse (especially if it’s in public), but some mome...

Pranks Kids Pull That Seem Like April Fools' Day Jokes -- But Aren't

nickmom | Posted 04.01.2013 | Parents

Written by Margaret Ables for NickMom Being a parent means being a pro at April Fools' Day. Why? Because our kids have (unknowingly?) been pulling...

If Your Toddler Could Write A To-Do List ...

nickmom | Posted 03.21.2013 | Parents

By Adrienne Hedger for NickMom Toddlers are VERY unpredictable. But we’ve got some secret insight into their daily to-do list, which should help ...

Why Taking Kids To A Public Bathroom Is The WORST

nickmom | Posted 03.14.2013 | Parents

Written by Adrienne Hedger for NickMom You probably didn’t think it was possible to make public restrooms any less enjoyable ... and then you had...

8 Ways Babies Magically Escape Swaddling

nickmom | Posted 03.02.2013 | Parents

They may not be able to walk or talk, but when it comes to being swaddled, babies are true masters of escape. Check out their techniques -- you won’...

LOOK: Most Popular Baby Names By State

nickmom | Posted 03.15.2013 | Parents

By Julia Nathan for NickMom Perhaps moms across the country have all conferred on their babies’ names, or a lot of people have been watching "Kee...

Things That Should Logically Get Your Toddler To Sleep But Don’t

nickmom | Posted 02.07.2013 | Parents

By Adrienne Hedger for NickMom We realize that putting “sleep” and “toddler” in the same sentence is pretty crazy. But that doesn’t sto...

The ABCs Of Raising Boys

nickmom | Posted 12.20.2012 | Parents

Written by Kelley Nettles for NickMom Throw out your parenting books – all you need to raise a perfect son is the ABCs! Just make sure you get al...

9 Kid Toys Adults Secretly Wish They Had

nickmom | Posted 12.07.2012 | Parents

Written by Noa Gavin for NickMom We can’t be the only ones who see a kid driving by in their Power Wheels and instantly feel jealous. Yes, we dri...

Things You Never Thought You’d Have To Say (Until You Became A Parent)

nickmom | Posted 12.07.2012 | Parents

Written by Adrienne Hedger and Shannon Seip For NickMom Are “Don’t lick the _________” and “Please don’t pee on the _______” parts of y...

LOOK: Eating Out With Kids vs. Without Kids

nickmom | Posted 12.03.2012 | Parents

Written by Adrienne Hedger and Shannon Seip for NickMom Kids act the same whether we eat in our own kitchen or go to a restaurant – they throw th...

LOOK: Rationales For Sneaking Halloween Candy

nickmom | Posted 11.01.2012 | Parents

Written by C. McFadden for NickMom You can admit it: You ate some (or all) of your kid's Halloween candy last night. We won't judge (because we snu...

9 Ways Our Family Discussions Are Like Presidential Debates

nickmom | Posted 10.22.2012 | Parents

Written by Suzanna Vicinus for NickMom Well, there are also some differences: At presidential debates everyone dresses nice, combs their hair befo...

LOOK: When Parents 'Sext'...

nickmom | Posted 10.20.2012 | Parents

Written by Brenna Jennings for NickMom Oh that's right, you Vibrant Childless Twentysomethings, with your happy hours and social calendars and deli...

LOOK: College Vs. Motherhood

nickmom | Posted 10.11.2012 | Parents

Written by Rachel Callman for Nickmom When we were in college all we thought about were guys, surviving blue-book tests and lots and lots of partyi...

What Carol Brady Is Really Saying

nickmom | Posted 10.01.2012 | Parents

Here's the story of a lovely lady -– who somehow kept six kids, a husband, a housekeeper and a dog in perfect order with nary a complaint. But Carol...

LOOK: How A Toddler Views A Purse

nickmom | Posted 09.17.2012 | Parents

Written by Leanne Shirtliffe for NickMom One of the reasons we love toddlers the most? Because you can hand them anything -- a piece of paper, a st...

TV Time That's Just For Moms

WSJ.com | Posted 01.11.2012 | Parents

Who knew moms were staying up so late? After months of research, the cable-TV network Nickelodeon has concluded that 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. are magical h...