Kids & Parenting

The Reason Hilary Duff Is So Honest on Social Media

Her Instagram posts celebrate the good, the bad, and the ugly of pregnancy, motherhood, and more.

I'm Parenting a Kid Who Is a Control Freak Like Me—Here's How We're Both Surviving

It took years for it to sink in that my oldest child is more like me than I thought. Since that realization, I've learned a lot about how to parent him.

8 Tricks for Breaking Your Kid’s Bad Habits

Your kids’ little quirks make you, well, want to start biting your nails. Help them overcome unseemly behaviors with some expert advice.

The $4 Product That Cured My Kid’s Eczema

I spent major cash on special eczema creams and lotions until a nurse friend clued me in to an astonishingly simple cure.

This Simple Parenting Hack Saved My Sanity

Who knew something as basic as a pencil and paper could change your life?

Finally, a Stress-Free Morning Routine for School That Actually Works

The easy morning routine for school that will get your family up, ready, and out the door on time–even on Mondays.

6 Things Parents Should Know About Food Allergies

More kids than ever have food allergies, it seems. Here’s what you need to know if your child’s classmate is one of them.

13 Common Illnesses Kids Catch in School (And What to Do About Them)

Your children may be bringing home more than assignments. Here's how to spot, prevent, and treat 13 illnesses they could contract at school.

7 Strategies to Unclutter Your Busy Calendar and Minimize Stress

If your family schedule looks a little too much like a battle plan, you're not alone. Use these strategies to find space.

This Is What Happened When I Got Rid of All of My Kids' Things

My boys have destroyed their room over summer break. Would emptying it of everything but the basics teach them a lesson?