Category : Parenting

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

How much stress can today's parents take?

by Charlie Brooks posted in Parenting How much time do working parents spend with their child? A study published last year in the Journal of Marriage and Family suggests that it’s more than previous generations, but it still doesn’t feel like enoug...

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

5 brilliant comebacks for those large-family haters

by Whitney Barthel posted in Parenting Haters love to hate on big families. Are you guys done yet? You do know how this happens, right? Are they ALL yours? You are overpopulating the world! Total dread. This is the feeling moms of large families f...

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

Kids can have hypertension too

by Claudia Boyd-Barrett posted in Parenting Hypertension may sound like a grownup disease, but increasingly it’s a problem for kids too. That’s why new guidelines issued this week by The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) aim to help doctors spot...

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

Help! My babysitter is engaged and leaving me!

by Tara Shafer posted in Parenting Our babysitter is engaged. We are so happy for her. We are also a little adrift when we contemplate the coming vacuum on date night. When our beloved German shepherd died this spring, it was our treasured babysitt...

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

Pregnancy massage was an extravagant lifesaver for me

by Kelly Wilbanks posted in Parenting Massages are how I survived my third pregnancy. I was in constant pain between the hard winter and the harsh demands on my body. Some nights I could barely waddle to the bathroom. Back in November, before I lef...

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

When (if ever) does parenting get any easier?

by Sara McGinnis posted in Parenting Through all the sleepless nights of infanthood you pin your hopes on a brighter, more well-rested future. But then your baby begins teething. You make it through that, only to find yourself deep in the so-called...

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

Sigh, many parents still aren’t following #1 rule

by Claudia Boyd-Barrett posted in Parenting We’ve been told for 23 years to always put babies to sleep on their backs. Yet incredibly many moms still aren’t heeding that advice, new research suggests. Putting your baby to sleep on her back is the n...

Parenting / Blog - 9 months ago

8 real baby nurseries that will knock your socks off

by Sabrina Garibian posted in Parenting Baby nurseries are so fun to design. You can follow current baby nursery trends, go with a classic soft, pastel nursery, or think completely out of the box with your child's baby nursery. I could spend hours...