Babies cry a lot, and that might be the understatement of the year. It’s stressful caring for a newborn baby, but in time you’ll actually learn his language and be able to distinguish what cry means what. In the mean time you’ll need to do some guessing.
Disney’s Frozen is currently the highest-grossing animated film ever, and the characters are likely household names for everyone with kids under the age of 17. However, some parents are concerned with their little boys’ love of female characters, such as Elsa the Snow Queen. Is it okay for boys to like girly things?
We love our children, but unfortunately they have a habit of exploring their world in a very destructive way. Maybe it’s an effort to figure out how things work, or maybe they’re scheming to see just how much they can get away with! In any case, this post at the Baby Center features 14 photos of perfectly good things ruined by child hands.
Sometimes children develop irrational fears that seem to come out of nowhere for seemingly no reason at all. Such is the case for Kelcey Kintner as she describes her daughter’s fear of dogs in this post at Alpha Mom. Kelcey had a dog when her children were very young, but it didn’t fit with her […]
Getting kids together for a play date sounds like a great idea. They can have fun interacting with other kids and burn off some energy (while also giving parents a much needed break!), but it won’t be long before someone gets upset. While kids are often unpredictable, it seems like some things are destined to […]
Advertising has come a long way to include more minority groups, but at least one group is still almost never seen – people with disabilities. Some companies are looking to change that. In 2012, Target featured a boy with Down Syndrome in an advertising campaign. This year, the Changing Face of Beauty campaign is pushing […]
If you’re a progressive parent focusing on sustainable living and green technology, it’s likely you want to pass that knowledge and commitment on to your kids. However, you have to lead by example – go outside! We lead very busy lives in 2015, but it’s important to take time to show your kids the wonders […]
No child potty trains the same way, and you’ll see different time estimates and opinions everywhere you look. However, there are some signs to look for that will let you know your child is ready. If they show curiosity about the bathroom and toilet and are interested in learning how things work, they could be […]
Eventually the day will come when you have to train your little one how to use the potty. While some kids take to the throne with no problems (lucky parents!), others need a little coaxing. Check out these fun potty chairs that will have your toddler excited to start this journey! You’re sure to find […]
At a young age, children should be taught how to address adults. Showing a sign of respect is always the proper way to go!