Parenting

The 50 Films Every Child Should See Before They Turn 11

A UK film non-profit compiled the ultimate list of family-friendly movies.

How the Day My Dad Stood Up to My Bully Changed Me Forever

He taught me a valuable parenting lesson that has stuck with me for 25 years.

8 Secrets of Long-Married Couples

According to the couples who have done it themselves.

20 Trendy Baby Names for Boys and Girls

These names experienced the biggest jump in popularity in 2016, according to the Social Security Administration.

8 Unisex Baby Names You’ll Want to Steal

These sweet, inspired baby name picks will be sure to fit your family’s newest addition—no matter if you’re expecting a girl or a boy.

These Are the Most Popular Baby Names in the U.S.

The Social Security Administration just released their 2016 list.

5 Ways to Make Conversation With Kids

Who knew talking to a 5- (or 15-) year-old could be so hard? When Minecraft, Lego sets, and “Whew, summer reading, huh?” don’t break the ice, here are some trusted tactics from the pros—including a preschool teacher and a theater director. (And if all else fails…ice cream.)

Do Turtles Make Good Pets?

Some pets only look low-maintenance. Get the facts before adopting a turtle, hermit crab, or iguana.

How to Handle Toddler Troubles Like an Expert

For when the kids are a handful...and both of your hands are full.

How Well Does Your Toddler Really Understand Emotions?

New findings explain when children start to comprehend more complex emotions, like pride.