Back to school. Hard to miss with pictures of kids littering our Facebook walls and aisles of the big box stores filled with pencils, binders, and glue sticks. Oh yes, and of course the return of fear of transgender kids in bathrooms. On Sunday night, just as school was about to start for many students in the country, U.S. Show More Summary
As cute as Halloween costumes are, many are also impractical. Either you have to worry about your little ones being miserable all night because they are freezing during trick-or-treating or you have to cover up the costume you paid for with a warm jacket. Show More Summary
As a mom and wife who works full-time, it sometimes feels like I am forever serving others. On days when this feeling overtakes me, I too engage in a little "lazy parenting," where my kids spend significantly more time on their iPads or in front of the television than I would normally deem appropriate. Show More Summary
Unless you've been living under a rock for the past year, you're sure to know about some of 2016's biggest trends - think Pokémon Go, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and the Rio Olympics. Because some of the best Halloween costume...Show More Summary
Dear Twenties, I'm so sorry. I mean, I am really sorry because, I honestly never really appreciated you. Not even a little bit. When I was in my twenties I had no comprehension of time or real life at all. Life seemed like it would last forever. Show More Summary
The rates of divorce filings may peak twice a year, a new study from one state suggests. In a 14-year study of divorce filings in Washington state, researchers found that the rates of such filings consistently peaked in March and August. The...Show More Summary
Everyone loves a good scare on Halloween, but Safe Kids Worldwide - an advocacy organization dedicated to protecting kids from injury - knows all too well the very real dangers that can come from being unprepared while out trick-or-treating,...Show More Summary
I happened to become a mother just as Instagram was launching. I don't even think that I made a conscious decision to post or not to post, I just posted and have been positing ever since. Today, my kid is slightly curated on Instagram, he has his own hashtag and his photos are a true representation of his vibrant and quirky personality. Show More Summary
Exhausted new parents often hear the same advice: Sleep when the baby sleeps. But for photographer and new mom Laura Izumikawa, nap time has turned into a fun creative outlet. Izumikawa takes hilarious photos of her 4-month-old daughter, Joey Marie Choi, dressed in costumes while she naps peacefully. Show More Summary
A gay couple have become the first recorded same-sex couple in South Africa to have children born of both parents’ DNA by way of a surrogate mother. Christo and Theo Menelaou reportedly fertilized a single egg each by way of their surrogate, resulting in the birth of triplets. Show More Summary
Prince William helped console a teen with autism grieving the loss of his mom by remembering his own mother ahead of the anniversary of Princess Diana's death.
>>>> Download our ABCs and 123s guide here 100 kids literacy and language activities Our approach to literacy and language activities is through play-based, multi-sensory learning. While children are having fun and thinking creatively, they are learning about spelling, reading, writing and language development. Show More Summary
>>>> Download our ABCs and 123s guide here We’re joined by Christie from Childhood101 today, with a great post about sorting fun. I hope you enjoy her ideas. “Pleasure in arranging things – whether lining up pebbles or tiny toys in a row, or arranging lines, shapes and colours on a sheet of paper […] The post Thinking It Through: Sorting Fun appeared first on NurtureStore.
Looking for things to do with children in September ? These September activity plans are perfect for play-based, creative learning. September activity plans >>> Download your ABCs and 123s back-to-school resources here You can use the...Show More Summary
As a nurse who has cared for women and infants and now leads an organization dedicated to promoting their health, I know first-hand the value of reliable, accessible birth control. Birth control not only prevents pregnancy, but can also...Show More Summary
How is it possible not to have a favourite child? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by CJ Heck, Published Poet, Writer, Author,...Show More Summary
It's time for a mom to pass along her daughter's sandbox, but the happy memories stay even when the box moves on.
This dad's sweet speech to his son during a Little League World Series game will make you wish he was your kid's coach.
Why do some people opt out of parenthood? Interviews with childfree men and women are shedding new light on the decision.
Sure, plenty of kids get excited about the first day of school, but we can't really imagine any as thrilled by the notion as Texas grade-schooler Kevin (need we remind you of poor Andrew's reaction last year?). Why is he so darn eager...Show More Summary