Parenting

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. 

These Genderless Baby Names Will Be the Next Big Thing

While these names are trending, unisex baby names seem to be a passing fad.

These Will Be The Hottest Baby Names of 2017

Don’t expect to see any Olivias or Liams on this list.

How Busy Moms Can Save Time

The best time-saving tips, from quick dinner recipes to ingenious beauty shortcuts.

These Are the Most Popular Baby Names of 2016

Parenting website BabyCenter just released their list.