Family

Why I Cherish my Child-Free Friends More than Ever

They remind me of who I was before I became a mother. 

10 Houseplants That Are Safe for Cats and Dogs

Choose these pretty plants to keep your furry friends safe. 

This Simple Parenting Hack Saved My Sanity

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

What You Need to Know About Jessica Alba’s Unique Baby Name

The actress and her husband welcomed son Hayes on New Year’s Eve.

6 Fire-Prevention Tips    

Take these steps to ensure your home doesn't go up in flames.

11 Essential Everyday Forms

Use these printable budgets, contact lists, household inventory worksheets, and other forms to help you get organized.

I Taught My Kids to Be More Polite—Then Had to Learn My Own Lesson

One simple phrase changed my entire perspective on the world.

7 Stressful Family Holiday Situations, Solved

With the hassle of traveling, gift buying, and navigating in-laws (not to mention the tyranny of that dang Elf on the Shelf), the Polar Express of family harmony is heading off the rails. Want more peace on earth—or in your mom's living room? Take this advice on navigating seven sticky situations.