Jan 31

Pfizer Inc. is recalling one million packets of birth control pills, saying that some of the pills were too active and some were not active enough. This has the potential to affect thousands of women. Click here to learn more about which birth control pills were recalled and what you should do if you’re affected.


Jan 31

Valentine’s Day is less than two weeks away, and what better way to share your love for the kids than by doing some crafts together? Check out these 31 do-it-yourself Valentine’s Day crafts for some fun and cute ideas!


Jan 31

Mother’s come in all shapes, sizes, and types, but what kind of mother are you? Check out this fun quiz: what’s your mothering style and find out how you stack up against other moms.


Jan 31

Is your family ready for the big game this weekend? People across the country will be making snacks and gathering in front of the TV to watch the New York Giants and the New England Patriots battle it out for the top spot in the NFL. If your family is going to join in the festivities, check out these Super Bowl Snacks for the Family.


Jan 30

It seems as though parents are a little mixed up when it comes to booster seats. Despite using a booster seat with their own child, they are pretty lax when it comes to other children in their cars, and when it comes to letting their kids ride with other parents, they don’t insist on a booster seat in that situation either. Learn more about how parents are not using booster seats when they carpool.


Jan 30

After they have a baby, many women find themselves feeling less than attractive.  After all, you’ve had another human inside of your for nearly a year and now you’re probably sleep-deprived and covered in spit-up.  If this sounds familiar, check out these makeover tips for new moms. A few simple changes will make you feel better about yourself.


Jan 30

Katherine Heigl isn’t just a famous actress, she’s a wife and a mother to a three-year-old little girl. And now, in a blog at iVillage, she talks about wanting her daughter to know her worth.

 


Jan 30

With so much going on in our lives, it can be hard to create a healthy meal for the family. But according to Consumer Reports, it doesn’t have to be. Check out what happens when a registered dietitian moves in with a family and helps them make healthy meals in a hurry.


Jan 28

Capri Sun juice packs are quite popular with kids, but if your children enjoy them, you might want to rethink that after you read this. A woman in North Carolina found a worm in her son’s Capri Sun, and as it would turn out, this isn’t the first time this incident has occurred.

 


Jan 28

Healthy food can be super expensive, but it doesn’t have to be or so says a new study from the Harvard School of Public Health. From serving water instead of juice and whole grains instead of refined, see how your kids’ snacks can be healthy and inexpensive.


Jan 28

When you were pregnant, did you have some wild and crazy dreams? Or are you a pregnant mom who is currently dreaming about the unimaginable? If so, you shouldn’t worry. Those dreams aren’t as bad as you may think. Check out what your crazy pregnancy dreams mean and why you have them.


Jan 28

If you’ve been shopping at IKEA, you’ll want to listen up: the company is recalling its ANTILOP high chairs.  Apparently, the buckle is capable of opening unexpectedly, and the retailer has had eight complaints from around the world so far. Check out The Stir to learn more about what you should do if you own one of the IKEA ANTILOP high chairs that have been recalled.


Jan 27

When you have a baby, you want to share it with the world, but how can you do it in a special, unique way? By making your own announcements, of course!  Here are nine creative birth announcements you can customize for your big day.


Jan 27

Baking can be great for kids for many reasons. Measuring out ingredients can teach them math. Making fun treats can make a bad day good. It’s also a great way to spend time with each other as a family. Here are some tips to help get your kids get in on the action and turn them into little bakers.


Jan 27

As a parent, you try to find the best person to watch your children when you go to work or have that date night, but sometimes things can go a little crazy. Check out these crazy babysitter stories and if you can’t relate to them, maybe give your sitter a little next time you use her!


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