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10 Best Toys For 9-Month-Old Babies

Your 9-month-old's attention span is growing, and it may be a struggle to keep her entertained. At 9 months old, babies are beginning to demonstrate more advanced skills, like clapping their hands, pulling themselves up to stand and crawling. As she becomes more proficient in using her body and... more

12 Questions To Ask During A Parent-Teacher Conference

Parent-teacher conferences are one of the most useful tools that we have as parents to ensure our children are getting the most from their education. But as helpful as they are, they can be downright stressful for everyone involved. Parents want to get the lowdown on how their children are... more

5 Common Causes Of Infant Congestion — And Remedies That Work

Babies are often stuffed up and congested, but when is a baby’s stuffy nose something to worry about? If your baby sounds congested, it’s important to narrow down the potential causes. Seeking professional medical advice from a doctor or nurse should always be your first line of defense. But knowing... more

18 Quick, Easy And Healthy Meals For Seniors

If you're concerned the senior loved ones in your life or those you care for aren't getting enough nutrition, there may be a number of reasons. Perhaps grocery shopping or cooking is too difficult, or meals just aren't as fun to eat alone. Regardless, eating healthy meals... more

The 8 Best Calendar And Organizer Apps For Families

There is no job in the world quite as busy and overwhelming as that of being a parent. Family calendars quickly fill up with practices, recitals, birthday parties and hundreds of other things that you need to keep track of each month. Add in the various to-dos and must-dos that... more

25 After-School Activities And Games For Every Type Of Kid

School may be out for the day, but your kids probably still have a lot of energy left to burn. The hours between school and dinnertime can be challenging — unless you have a few fun ideas in your back pocket. After school, some kids are raring to go and... more

12 Baby Birth Videos That (Really) Prepare You For The Big Day

Your belly is growing, and so is your anticipation. After months of doctor’s appointments, swollen feet, backaches and developing an unstoppable nesting habit, you’re totally ready for labor and delivery. But the unpredictable nature of birth can make any mama-to-be worry herself into a frenzy over what may or may... more