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How Should I Start The Puberty Conversation?

The whole “we need to talk about your changing body” talk isn’t necessarily easy (or comfortable, or pleasant) for parents. (Us included.) Don’t worry— we asked a paediatrician for some help.

Are Sleepovers Good Or Bad?

This might seem like a silly question (so much fun, no?) but it’s actually a pretty contentious issue. When we asked our readers, we were surprised how devisive the response was. Read on for the pros and cons of slumber parties.

Easy DIY advent calendar

Everyone loves an advent calendar, but they can be pricey (and frankly, the chocolate isn’t always that tasty). That’s why we love the idea of DIYing with the kids instead.

14 Hot Ticket Toys For Big Kids

 The older they get, the harder they are to buy for. Check out our list of hot-ticket items that are sure to please your big kid. 

 

49 must-have toys of 2018

We moonlighted as elves this year and curated a selection of the best toys for 2018. Or, as we like to call it, our super-fantastic-awesomely-excellent toy guide.

 

14 amazing gifts for $50 or less

If you're struggling to find the perfect thing, or just looking for some inspo, we dedicate this roundup of gifts—priced at $50 and under—to you. 

9 terrific gifts for $100 or less

Looking for a wow gift? These all come in under $100 and are sure to please. 

19 tips to keep kids safe this Halloween

Enjoy a safe, but ghoulish Halloween with these safety tips, courtesy of Health and Safety Watch.

How the media portrays females is affecting girls—and boys

Despite decades of advancements in gender equality, stereotypes persist in today’s media. From overly sexualized female characters on big and small screens, to rampant stories of misogyny in the daily news, parents are navigating a minefield. How can we teach girls—and boys—to tell truth from fiction?

Money saving tips for back-to-school

Back-to-school doesn't have to break the bank. Here are practical tips to help you save coin this fall. 

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