School supplies and clothes can add up fast at the cash register! For advice on how to save money on back-to-school shopping, we asked community members in our TODAY Parenting Team for their best tips. Here's what they said! (Run time: 0:38)
The world that your parents grew up in is no more. Gone are the days of graduating from college and working one job for 40 years until you can collect your pension. Things don't work like that anymore. In 2016, the modern job world is fast-paced and rapidly changing. Show More Summary
How to Dad is a hilarious web series that follows a father who provides all sorts of amusing DIY parenting advice with help from his adorable little daughter. He gives great tips on how to get a baby to clean the house, how to hold a baby, put a baby to sleep, and more. Help […]
Summer is upon us, and many parents will be taking their children to outdoor events and attractions with large crowds, like theme parks, local festivals, zoos and carnivals. A California police department offered some advice for parents who want to be prepared in the event of a separation. Show More Summary
There are endless parenting blogs and books chock-full of advice and tips on how to introduce a young child to their newborn sibling. But what about how to introduce the real baby at home- your pet, to the arrival of an infant? WhenShow More Summary
Traveling with a baby this Summer? The popular New Zealand blogger behind YouTube's How to Dad has a few handy tips for doing so. The first rule? Don't lose the baby. But that's not nearly the most important piece of advice parents should glean from this lighthearted instructional video. Show More Summary
People throw so much advice at you when you're a first-time parent. Just the sight of your pregnant belly and a confirmation that it's your first brings an onslaught of unsolicited tips and sometimes helpful musings. Cut to the second time you expand and your family and everyone just assumes you've got it down. Show More Summary
If you thought you were victim to unsolicited advice while you were trying to get pregnant, that's nothing compared to all of the "gems" you hear once people know that you're officially a mom-to-be. Pretty much as soon as your pregnancy...Show More Summary
Don’t feel tied to the house all day! Suggest outings your baby will enjoy and your single friends will grudgingly tolerate. Connect with other parents. They can relate to your struggles, give great advice, and won’t hold the fact that...Show More Summary
When you're expecting your first child, the avalanche of parenting advice that rushes your way can be more than a little overwhelming. There are suggestions from friends, tips from family members, link after link of parenting stories online. Show More Summary
Parents are bombarded with advice for raising healthy kids, but which tips actually work? Our TODAY Parenting Team tries "expert" advice.
Is the Postman suddenly giving out marital advice? He is! He’s also offering parents tips about nerdy child psychology for some reason! But he still has time to discuss Rey’s parents, why comic movies only get the names right, and why the hell the hero named after a flying mammal doesn’t fly. He will also stop talking in the third-person… now. Read more...
30 percent of all parents of young children in Sweden separate, statistics show. Researchers have mapped the most important factors behind the separations and divorces -- and offer five tips that can save the relationship.
Flying with a baby can be a very stressful situation, especially for new parents. One of the requests I receive most frequently is advice on flying for the first time with a little one. No parent wants to be the one with a child whoShow More Summary
We are all filled to the brim with obvious parenting tips and advice. Most of the time the challenge isn't knowing what to do - but to have the patience and time to do it. With three kids - I have found that what works for one kid, completely backfires with another one! Parenting is not a one size fits all type of situation. Show More Summary
It’s never too late to snap up a last-minute gift for your teenager, such as a car. Consumer Reports has nifty practical advice for parents looking to make this Christmas one to remember for their teen — until next Christmas when you...Show More Summary
Remember the stress of high school? While a lot has changed since you were in that position, high-school stress is something that's still alive and well. Here's some advice for parenting high school freshmen in 2016. 1. Growth is not...Show More Summary
Editor’s note: Will you soon be meeting your girlfriend’s parents for the first time? Then read up on the following tips offered in a 1948 issue of Varsity magazine. For more pointers on navigating this potentially nerve-racking encounter, check out our own advice on the subject. And be sure to brush up on your small talk skills […]
Have a less-stressful holiday with the following hard-won advice: One of my friends, with three kids under the age of five, recently commented that an article she had read about banishing stress stressed her out. Because "eat every bite...Show More Summary
5 Tips for Companies to Engage Their Employees through Parents If you are a Boomer parent and your child is fully grown, you probably are being called upon for career and mentoring advice on behalf of your child. LinkedIn has created a global movement to give you more insight into exactly [...]