Untangling Little Girl Curls

Untangling Little Girl Curls

I have straight, fine, almost-black hair. As a little girl, I wanted nothing more than to wake up one morning with a head of Cindy-Brady-like blond sausage curls. This dream never came true, of course, but 30 years later, I did give birth to a beauti ...
Chemical-Free Cleaning Product Buying Guide

Chemical-Free Cleaning Product Buying Guide

Whether you’re pregnant or have little kids or pets in the house, cleaning always comes with quite a dilemma: you don’t want to be surrounded by icky germs, because they could make you and the little ones sick. But you don’t want to ...
The Best Dental Products for Tiny Chompers

The Best Dental Products for Tiny Chompers

We worry so much about what our kids eat, but we also should worry about what they don’t eat””toothpaste and other dental products! Even though children don’t (and shouldn’t) ingest oral hygiene products, these products do get ...
Taming Tiny Tummy Aches

Taming Tiny Tummy Aches

Why is it that tummy aches always seem to happen at the worst possible times? Like when you’re out to a nice family dinner at a restaurant, on vacation, or even (ugh!) in the middle of the night? And if you’ve got a really little one R ...
8 Toddler-Friendly (Healthy) Snacks

8 Toddler-Friendly (Healthy) Snacks

When you’re toting a small tot across the globe (or even just across state lines), one thing you’ve got to have on hand is snack food. Lots and lots of it. Because make no mistake about it: there will be a meltdown during your journey (at ...
Summer Safety Tips for Babies & Toddlers

Summer Safety Tips for Babies & Toddlers

Yay, summer finally is here! Your little one at last can wave bye-bye to bulky sweaters and happily greet the swing sets, beach blanket naps and sunshine that await in the days ahead. Summertime delights aside, however, this season brings with it som ...
Great (and Affordable) Gifts for New Dads

Great (and Affordable) Gifts for New Dads

You’ve probably bought many gifts for the man in your life–anniversary gifts, Valentine’s Day gifts, birthday gifts. But there’s something really special about choosing that first Father’s Day gift. It’s a great op ...