Kids & Parenting

You Need to Read This Bedtime Story to Your Daughter

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls takes readers through 100 illustrated stories of strong, creative, powerful women.

Pinterest Is Making It Easier for Moms to Get Parenting Ideas

The social media network has a new feature just for moms.

19 Powerful Books About Motherhood

Real Simple editors and readers weigh in on the books that have moved them most.

How to Talk to Kids About College Costs

According to financial expert Ron Lieber, the author of The Opposite of Spoiled, “you can’t just unload all the information 
at once—kids need time to digest and ask questions.” Here 
is Lieber’s wise advice on revealing the right details at the right time, in four separate conversations over as many years.

The Best Skincare Products for Babies

When it comes to caring for your baby’s skin, hair, and nails, the options can be overwhelming. Here, six standouts that are safe enough for baby, but work so well, you just might start using them, too.

9 Unexpected Lullabies That Will Have Your Child Asleep in No Time

We asked for the non­-traditional lullabies you sing (or used to sing) at night. These soothing tunes are bedtime classics in their own right.

6 Ways to Display Your Kid’s Artwork

Instead of letting your child’s drawings clutter your fridge door or countertops, hang a few artfully and don’t feel guilty about tossing the others.

This New Girls' Magazine Is Unlike Anything You've Ever Seen Before

Kazoo is different from everything else on the newsstand.

8 Quotes Every New Mom Should Read

Advice, reflections, and humor from notable women who've been there.