Disney-loving parents! Parents of tiny Disney lovers! You are going to love this fresh take on Elf on the Shelf . Meet: Stitch on the Shelf! Holiday Mischief With Stitch ($30) is a book and plush set that gives a little Ohana feel to the viral holiday game for parents (and magical tradition for kids
As my son immerses himself into the world of school, there are a lot of things I'm excited for him to experience. Homework, as much as my 12-year-old self would hate me for saying this, is mostly a good thing and helps him learn how to manage tasks.
Marriage is one of the greatest adventures two people can take in a lifetime, and while all marriages begin with the best intentions, sometimes the stars are not aligned . . . literally. There's no surefire way of telling whether or not a relationship will last , but astrology can give us pretty
If you're a new mom who's wondering why no one ever warned you about the pains of childbirth, you're not alone. Cardi B appeared on an episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!
If you know someone with a new baby on the way or perhaps a first-timer whose baby was recently born, chances are that a bulk of the prebirth celebrations surrounded around the mom and baby. But dads need some attention too. Whether you think the guy could use some R&R, a cocktail to call his own
While unwrapping presents is always fun, there's something to be said about diving into a jam-packed stocking that's been filled with goodies. But don't just stuff it with basic drugstore finds - although those are always much-appreciated! Instead, pick up some specific items you think she
Fact: puppies make everything better . Seriously, everything. Don't believe me? Well, let's see. A quiet night at home? Instantly better with a puppy to cuddle with. A night out with friends ? You're in a much better mood knowing you have your pup at home waiting for you. A walk along the
Some days I'm pretty sure if you were to test my blood - or whatever it is that people test to see what you've been consuming as of late - you'd find high traces of coffee. Only coffee. Since having a baby, that's really the only way I get through the day. A cup to prepare for getting
Shonda Rhimes created some of the most successful and iconic TV shows of all time, including Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, and How to Get Away With Murder. And when she's not running her production company, Shondaland, the mom of three daughters has been throwing her efforts and resources behind
Mattea Goff, a mom of two, is known for creating a doodle every now and again. But recently, Mattea brought the hellish clusterf*ck tiring reality of nighttime feeding to life on paper, and boy is the concept of "useless nipples" genius. The sleepy momma shared her work on Facebook , and apparently
If pregnancy is already changing Meghan Markle's sleep schedule, just wait until she has the baby! Since announcing she and Prince Harry are expecting their first child together earlier this week, the adorable royal duo has been touring around Australia , and causing quite a stir with their holy-sh
Despite promises to keep presents to a minimum and not go too crazy, without fail, my tiny living room is overrun with gifts each Christmas (I have a large Italian family). Since there's no way I'm going to turn into the Grinch and cancel the holiday (and I'm definitely not buying a bigger
As an ode to the wave-riding girl who gave us an obsession with fins, we found tons of incredible mermaid-inspired gifts that will impress Ariel-lovers more than a dinglehopper. Check out all of these awesome gifts for your BFFs . . . or yourself. Related:
I didn't expect to be having conversations with my daughter about sex and bodies when she was still in preschool, but that is what happened. When she was 3, we had our very first parent-teacher conference.
If you've already familiarized yourself with Target's Top Toy List for the year, we have a little more information for you to master. In addition to the long list of favorites, the retailer has a bunch of exciting exclusive toys you can't get anywhere else (think new Hatchimals species !)
In previous years, I never fully appreciated the importance of raising awareness for breast cancer. Yes, I supported the cause by donating money to different foundations and wearing pink ribbons in October - Breast Cancer Awareness Month - but besides that, I never really thought much about it.
Cooking for an entire family became easier with the spike in slow cooker popularity years ago, but now the Instant Pot, a multi-use electric pressure cooker, is about to make cooking seem like complete magic. From dinner recipes the whole family will love to cakes that will add a sweet note to the day
Katie McLaughlin, a mom and blogger, knows that bringing a toddler out in public can be challenging, especially if your kiddo is set on making your shopping trip difficult. She explained in a Facebook post how she stepped in when a stranger's 3-year-old daughter was having "a meltdown of epic
There's absolutely nothing better than lighting a candle, curling up on the couch, and watching a classic movie with your family during the chillier months. And as any passionate Halloween-lover knows, It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown is one of the world's greatest options when you
Burnt out (adj.): A state in which you are mentally unable to handle any more stress. A state in which your energy and mental resources are depleted. We all have moments in time in which we feel stressed, but sometimes we don't even realize how burnt out we are even if others around us can see that
Ever since I was a little girl, my mother and I would by a "special" ornament each year. We'd head to a department store armed with excitement, and begin our search for the perfect one. Usually coated in rhinestones, we'd buy our annual glitterball and head home with it. Our new keepsake
It's pretty clear that the things people want come December are Advent calendars filled with wine. Skip the chocolates and the surprise little tchotchkes - those are for the kids - what the parents want is to open up a magical little hidden door and find a tangy bottle of wine waiting for them. Times
Yeah, we're going to need the fire department over here: the post ahead contains photos of men wearing their babies, and it's the hottest thing we've seen since man discovered fire (funny the things that leave you hot under the collar once you've become a parent, huh?). As if a man simply
With two daughters on the swim team, I literally work to fund their sport. Between registration fees, paying for meets, buying the right suits for practice and meets, and keeping them flush with swim caps, goggles, swim fins, sunscreen, and assorted other related equipment and supplies, their passion