10 Fun Halloween Crafts for Kids

Get the kids involved with decorating the house for Halloween. Or use these ideas as an activity if you’re throwing a seasonal party.

How to Stay Friends Even After One of You Has Kids

When one friend has a baby and the other doesn’t, it can suddenly seem like you live in two different worlds.

7 Products You Should Never Buy Used

Think twice before you grab that “great bargain” at a garage sale.

21 Back-to-School Lunches

These recipes for soups, pastas, salads, and stews will banish lunch-box boredom—no sandwich required.

6 Things Parents Aren't Embarrassed to Let Slide When School Starts

Who needs a nutritious breakfast or minty fresh breath? One mom’s viral post reminds us of all the rules parents give up to get to school on time.

How to Parent a Kid Who's Nothing Like You

When your kid’s personality is the opposite of yours, parenting may take some extra love and understanding.

As Kids Head Back to School, These Are Their Parents’ Biggest Worries

Bullying, online safety, and motor-vehicle crashes top the list of “big problems” for kids’ health, says a new survey of moms and dads.

5 A+ Back-to-School Organizers for Kids

Determined to stay organized and on track? Kick off the school year with these five smart items. 

12 Surprising Items to Pack for College

Make sure your college student doesn’t leave home without these essentials.