Kids & Parenting

How to Raise a Minimalist

You love your children. The avalanche of stuff that seems to come with them? Not so much. Help them feel more joy with fewer things.

This Is the Sentimental Gift Meghan Markle Plans on Giving Her Child

The Duchess of Sussex bought this sentimental baby gift long before she met Prince Harry.

How One Small Town Turned Night Into Day for a Boy Who Can’t Be in the Sun

About one in a million people are hypersensitive to the sun. Peyton Madden of El Dorado, Kansas, is one of them. But thanks to a loving family and community, living with a rare disease doesn’t feel so lonely.

Being Tongue Tied Is a Real Medical Condition–And It Affects Up to 10% of Babies

Tongue tie is real, but the procedure to fix it is, luckily, quick and easy–if you know what symptoms to look for.

I Am the Cancer Mom in Your Social Media Feed—and Here’s What I Want You to Know

I became the "cancer mom" after my daughter's leukemia diagnosis in August 2017—and learned an invaluable lesson about finding joy.

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?