Super Lice: How To Protect Your Kids

When you hear that a "super mutant" strain of lice has been found in 25 states, you probably don't feel great about sending your child off to school or daycare, where contagion takes on a super mutant speed of its own. Every year, about 12 million kids between the ages of 3 and... Read more

Toddler Meets His Hero/Birthday Party Star, A Local Personal Injury Lawyer

Toddler meets Morris Bart on Jimmy KimmelJimmy Kimmel Live
One Prarieville, Louisiana family made headlines earlier this month for hosting a very unique toddler birthday party: It was personal injury lawyer-themed. And two-year-old Grayson finally got to meet the party's star. Grayson has been obsessed with local personal injury lawyer Morris Bart since he was just a few months old. “Before he could walk or... Read more

Get Inspired: A Beachy Maternity Shoot

pregnant woman standing on beach in black and whiteKelly Huljev Photography
Gearing up for a summer pregnancy? Take a cue from Kelly Huljev Photography and take your maternity portraits seaside. We love the windswept look, the brightness and how natural the whole shoot feels.     Read more

Celebrities Team Up for Red Nose Day Festivities

Nick Cannon and dancers with red nosesNick Cannon via Instagram
Red Nose Day has a serious mission -- raising money and awareness for kids living in poverty. But the approach is far from serious, and so far, it's doing a good job of making us laugh. First, Nick Cannon committed to a 24-hour dance marathon. Then, Coldplay wrote a Game of Thrones musical. Now, Ed... Read more

Our Top 5 Favorites from the New York Baby Show

GB QBit strollerGB
It's the largest show for new and expectant parents in the country, and we definitely weren't going to miss it. We spent our weekend scoping out the annual New York Baby Show, and as always, were so impressed with the latest and greatest gear. Don't let the 150+ exhibitors overwhelm you; we've narrowed it down... Read more

The Business of Baby Boxes

contents of finnish baby box for new parentsFinnish Baby Box
For some brand new parents, the second most important arrival (after baby, of course) is a simple cardboard box. "Baby boxes" containing newborn basics like gender-neutral clothes, winter gear, diapers and bath supplies have been mailed out to new parents by the Finnish government for over 75 years. Now, the business is taking off --... Read more

Recall Alert! IKEA Crib Mattresses

Recalled IKEA crib mattressCPSC
IKEA is expanding its crib mattress recall, upping the number of potentially-dangerous mattresses to 300,000 in the US. While the initial recall back in January affected 160,000 VYSSA crib mattresses, 131,000 of the SULTAN mattresses have been added in the US, and 44,000 in Canada. The mattresses could create a gap between itself and the crib... Read more

Cute Bag, Great Cause

feed diaper bagThe Honest Company
We can't help ourselves. We've got our eye on a gorgeous new diaper bag. And it supports some pretty great causes. This unisex, tribal-printed canvas bag is the product of two very philanthropic companies: The Honest Company and FEED.  The Honest Company, founded by Jessica Alba, creates safe and eco-friendly baby hygiene products,... Read more

Recall Alert! Beech-Nut Baby Food

Beech-Nut Nutrition is recalling almost 1,920 pounds of baby food -- somewhere around 7,600 jars -- after glass was discovered in one jar. While the recall, announced on the USDA website, is voluntary, one consumer did report oral injury as a result of glass in the baby food. Only one flavor is affected: Stage... Read more

Kourtney Kardashian Talks Kardashian Kids, Mommy Guilt and Baby Must-Haves

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Today marks the debut of the Kardashian Kids line at Nordstrom. It's the same affordable fashion (formerly exclusively at Babies "R" Us) in a new market, with some new looks—but still in the $25 to $35 price range. We talked to mom-of-three Kourtney about the launch, and one thing is clear:... Read more