50 best kids' movies on Netflix

Family movie night is a time-honored tradition. Who doesn’t love hunkering down on the couch with a bucket of popcorn for a few hours of cozy entertainment with the kids? But with so much content currently available, choosing a film can get downright stressful — particularly if you’re trying to... more

Nannies are now making 6 figures and we’re here for it

Nannies are often highly educated, well-trained and work a hectic schedule that can require them to be on the clock during odd hours, living in someone else’s home, or even traveling around the world with the kids in their care. Yet, despite all of this, nannies aren’t who comes to... more

6 challenges of being pregnant while parenting, plus tips for making it work

There’s nothing easy about being pregnant. And there’s nothing easy about parenting. Doing both at the same time? Well, some days, it feels downright impossible. Currently 14 weeks pregnant with baby No. 2, I’ve been struck by just how difficult this pregnancy has felt compared to my first one. ... more

Your postpartum belly: When will it change back and how to learn to love the parts that don’t?

Most first-time moms can’t wait for that magical moment when they look at themselves in the mirror and finally catch their first glimpse of that greatly anticipated baby bump. It’s the first obvious sign that you are growing a little life in your belly, and soon-to-be mamas spend the next... more

How to juggle multiple senior care jobs and the stress that comes with it

While rewarding, being a caregiver for seniors is a demanding career choice. Countless responsibilities are required for the role, not to mention your full attention and patience. And that’s just caring for one person. Many caregivers have to take on multiple jobs to make ends meet, or to manage a... more

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How caregivers can — and should — earn a living wage

As a professional caregiver, whether you care for children or help a senior, you do critical work. Many of you even complete trainings and obtain professional certifications in order to excel at your job. Yet many families, and society as a whole, don’t reward caregivers as a high-value profession —... more

Arthritis in pets: signs, treatment and prevention

Your best friend just doesn’t get around like he used to — and your usual, “C’mon Buddy,” isn’t helping in the least. If you’re noticing your pet has decreased mobility or signs of pain, it’s possible he or she could be facing an arthritis diagnosis. If so, what does... more

101 cheap date night ideas

Remember when you and your partner used to go on date nights? It used to be so easy, and now it all seems like a distant memory. The good news is that you can always bring date nights back into your routine. They don't have to be for only... more

How to potty train your child at night

Let's face it, one of the best moments in a parent's day is when their child finally falls asleep. Staring at that angelic little face can give you the utmost joy, especially since your home is now filled with the sweet sound of quiet! And it's even... more