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We’ve pulled together the cutest of the cute Irish baby names. Take your pick (then keep your choice on the DL with your friends).
Here are the best baby name options, according to your kid’s astrological sign.
Is there anything cuter than a baby in a beret? Here are 13 french baby boy names you'll love.

Baby Names

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Get ready for some fun in the sun with these 13 water games for kids big and small (go ahead and join in, you know you want to).
Here are seven ways to help your kids love reading just as much as you do.
Here are 8 ways to get your child ready to be a sibling.

Activities

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OK, we know that you’re not supposed to teach the kids to play with their food, but these 11 edible art projects are the adorable exception. They’re the perfect way to get the kids involved in cooking. Even the pickiest eaters won’t be able to resist.
We’ve got a little trick to avoid showing up empty-handed and losing any street cred with the other moms in carpool drop-off.
We guarantee there’ll be no leftovers with these 9 school lunches that are delicious, nutritious and just so happen to be vegetarian.

Recipes

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Besides the obvious (double the car seats, cribs and high chairs), here are nine things every mom expecting twins should buy.
Do amber necklaces really work to help teething babies? Here's what you need to know.
Prince William and Kate Middleton's ability to afford their children a relatively normal upbringing is well-known. Here's the one toy they won't let their kids have.

Products

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Employ these eight genius tricks for smoother airport travel with your children.
Here are seven room-organizing sins…and how to fix them so you can all put the om back in homework.
Embrace the awkwardness. Here are five tips for explaining sex to your kids.

Advice

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We chatted to Jeanie Gaskill in Arizona who adopted siblings John, age 13, and Patty, age 8, about the biggest challenges of her journey, plus their plans for the future. Here, what it's like to adopt teenage siblings.
What It's Like to Adopt Teenage Siblings
We chatted to Jeanie Gaskill in Arizona who adopted siblings John, age 13, and Patty, age 8, about the biggest challenges of her journey, plus their plans for the future. Here, what it's like to adopt teenage siblings.
How much independent play should my baby have? Sincerely, a mom who can only stack blocks for so long without losing it. Here’s what two child development experts say about independent play for young children.
How Much Independent Play Should My Baby Have?
How much independent play should my baby have? Sincerely, a mom who can only stack blocks for so long without losing it. Here’s what two child development experts say about independent play for young children.
As a millennial parent, of course I dabble in the art of gentle parenting. But after beating myself up over one parenting episode, I realized maybe I wasn’t fully understanding the gentle parenting ethos.
Millennials Have Missed the Point of Gentle Parenting
As a millennial parent, of course I dabble in the art of gentle parenting. But after beating myself up over one parenting episode, I realized maybe I wasn’t fully understanding the gentle parenting ethos.
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I F*cked Up Potty Training
A series of small parental missteps in potty-training led to an immovable mountain of mistakes the potty-training industrial complex wouldn’t let me forget.
a hotel room with two beds and a baby in a stroller
What Are Postpartum Hotels?
To say becoming a parent is overwhelming is an understatement. But what if you could check into a hotel where you had experts (and 24/7 help), all a text message away? That’s the case at Boram Postnatal Retreat in New York. Here, one mom’s experience—and review—at the postpartum hotel.
the 5 best travel strollers, parent - tested and approved
The 5 Best Travel Strollers Parent-Tested and Approved
PureWow parents tested the best travel strollers on the market in 2024 to help you find a sturdy yet compact ride to carry your baby. I looked at top brands, from Delta to Stokke to Guava, reviewing them based on their size, maneuverability, ease of use and overall quality.
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4 Things Moms Should Know About ‘FinFluencer’ TikTok
Finfluencers’ advice is all over social media, with creators advising on building credit and growing wealth. As a mom of a teen, I wanted to warn my son about get-rich-quick schemes and scams, until I investigated and came away with a more nuanced view of these accounts. Here, four things moms should know about 'Finfluencer' TikTok.
If your kid will only eat one thing for every meal, it can feel like the end of the world. I spoke with a nutritionist to find out why it’s actually not, and what parents can do to help their kids try new foods. Ideas, Extreme Picky Eaters, Picky Eaters, Kid Friendly Meals, Meal Time, Safe Food, Nutritionists, Kid Friendly Dinner
Why Your Picky Eater Only Eats One Thing
If your kid will only eat one thing for every meal, it can feel like the end of the world. I spoke with a nutritionist to find out why it’s actually not, and what parents can do to help their kids try new foods.
a young boy sitting on top of a cement bench next to a soccer goal with the words should i let my kid quit a sport?
Should I Let My Kid Quit a Sport?
If your kid wants to quit soccer, should you let them? We tapped pediatrician Dr. Christina Johns to ask her what she thinks about kids quitting a team sport. Here's her expert advice.
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What Not to Say to a Picky Eater
What’s the best approach to encourage a picky eater? Here’s what you should and shouldn't do when getting your kid to branch out from chicken nuggets, according to an expert (including one phrase that's totally off-limits).
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What Boomers Really Think of Gentle Parenting
I asked six baby boomers with grandchildren what they really think of the millennial gentle parenting trend. Here are their honest takes below, and actually, a few of them are quite surprising.
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24 Things to Do at Home With Kids
Rainy day? Or maybe you have some chores to do at home so you want to keep your brood inside? From water play to hydroponic gardening, these at-home activities for kids should keep little ones entertained with minimal effort.
the 25 best father son activities to teach your child how to fish with his dad
The 25 Best Father-Son Activities
We have a whole host of the best father-son activities that ensure meaningful bonding moments between dads and boys, from camping to comedy shows. Read on and put in the quality time so you can reap the reward.
My 4-year-old is scared of monsters and since my efforts to calm his fears have so far proven futile, I reached out to child therapist Jen Burke for their expert advice. Here, what to say when your kid is afraid of monsters. Parent Support, Child Therapist, Therapist
What to Say When Your Kid Is Afraid of Monsters
My 4-year-old is scared of monsters and since my efforts to calm his fears have so far proven futile, I reached out to child therapist Jen Burke for their expert advice. Here, what to say when your kid is afraid of monsters.
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How To Answer Kids's Questions About Money & Salaries
When my 9-year-old asked me my salary, I didn’t know what to say. So I tapped an expert on kids and financial literacy to help me determine how to talk to my kid about money in a way that satisfies his curiosity without delving into unnecessary detail (or causing uproars in the classroom).