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What to do when your kid can’t fall asleep without you in the room

By Meghan Leahy<p>QMy two girls, ages 3 and nearly 7, share a room but will not go to sleep unless each has a parent by her side until she passes out. Anything less, and it’s complete waterworks and screaming, with the little one forcing herself to throw up. How on earth do we break this awful habit? …

15 Parenting Hacks That Every Parent Needs To Know

Whether you're navigating the newborn minefield of nappies and nap-times, weathering the tempestuous terrible twos or juggling school runs with work …

This is your child's brain on reading

<b>(CNN) —</b> When parents read to their children the difference shows in children's behavior and academic performance. And according to a new study, the difference also shows in their brain activity.<p>Researchers looked at children ages 3 to 5 who underwent brain scans called functional magnetic resonance …

How Strengths-Based Parenting Can Help Your Kid Thrive

Stop trying to 'fix' your kids and nurture their natural talents instead.<p>Your kid loves to be the center of attention. She's the type to run onto the playground, yell "Watch me!", and make monkey noises while hanging upside down on the monkey bars.<p>If that sounds familiar, one of your child's …

The Age-by-Age Guide to Playing With Your Baby

The Age-by-Age Guide to Playing With Your BabyNow that your little one has arrived, you're ready to show her the world. One of the best—and fun—ways …

24 Genius Products You Need If You Have A Toddler

With a toddler you need all the help you get.

See what happens when real moms try TODAY's advice for raising healthy kids

Parents are bombarded with advice on how to raise healthy, happy kids, but which tips actually work in the real world of temper tantrums, sugar highs and picky eaters?<p>Last month, the TODAY Parenting Team joined forces with the #startTODAY team to share ideas about teaching kids lots of good habits …

9 Tasty Baby-food Recipes for Spring

1<p>Broccoli and Pear Puree<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 large organic Bartlett pear, washed, peeled, cored and chopped<br>• 1/4 head of organic broccoli, washed and</b> …

10 Reasons My Baby Is Crying

If you somehow manage to avoid these triggers, your kid could be a silent bundle of joy! 😴<p>Trying to understand what makes babies tick — and lose their minds — is damn near impossible. But I think I've finally figured out every last thing that makes my infant daughter cry. There's no need to keep …

4 Exercises to Teach Your Kids about Mindfulness and Compassion

As a parent, you want your children to be successful. But have you ever considered your personal definition of success? Although society typically …

How To Raise Smart Kids: Unmissable Secrets Of Parenting

A few years ago, I watched Brene Brown’s TED Talk on Vulnerability. Her story, her research, her authenticity, and yes, her vulnerability resonated …

How To Train Up A Child

PhotoCredit<p>With the rate at which children are born into the world, it's becoming increasingly necessary to put emotional, physical and financial structures in place to ensure that these children grow to become better adults. It is the joy of every parent to see his or her child grow to become more …

How To Start Potty Training Your Child

Knowing how to start potty training can seem like daunting task for many first time parents. However, with a little wisdom passed on from experienced …

17 Super Cute Themes for Your Kid’s Next Birthday Party

If your child’s birthday falls in late summer, why not take advantage of the season with a tropical fruit-themed fiesta? Say they really love Pokémon Go. Try and turn it way up with a PokéBall-inspired cake. No matter what age your little one is turning, make their big day extra special with a …

8 New-Mom Workout Moves to Do With Baby

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3 Easy Tips to Positively Conditioning Your Baby

Having and raising babies can be easy if you learn to positively condition them to not control you, and you set forth the boundaries. Babies sleep 16 to 17 hours a day, but most do not sleep for more than two hours at a time. This means that if you would like to keep yourself sane and maintain your …

It's Party Time! 57 Creative First Birthday Party Ideas

Congratulations, you've made it through the first year of parenthood! Ask any new mama — who feels like just yesterday she brought home a newborn and is now planning baby's first birthday bash — and she'll tell you how fast a year can fly by. Baby's first birthday is a once-in-a-lifetime affair, …

8 Cool Gadgets That Every Parent Should Know About

Bringing a new life into the world is incredibly daunting. But thanks to the wonders of modern technology, there are fewer stresses that you need to …

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8 Interactive Books that Are Fun for the Whole Family

Check out these fun, interactive books for hours of building, learning, drawing, and creating!<p>Reading is one of my family's favorite activities, and my 6-year-old loves to act out stories, build Legos into shapes from his books, and draw his favorite characters. His interest led me on a hunt for …

7 Things Every New Mom Should Do After Childbirth For A Healthy & Happy Recovery

Having a baby is a beautiful thing. After all, we spend nine months growing a person! Nine months picking names, picking clothes, picking out all the …

Pregnancy

Babies Should Sleep in Parents' Room, New Guidelines Say

Infants should sleep in the same bedroom as their parents for at least the first six months of their lives to minimize the risk of sleep-related deaths, according to new guidelines from U.S. pediatricians.<p>Ideally, babies should stay in their parents’ room at night for a full year, according to …

10 Rules for Preparing Homemade Baby Food

6 Exercises For Rebuilding Your Core After Pregnancy

<b>You’re sitting at home, holding that adorable little bundle of joy, and so glad the hard part is over.</b> Then you look down at that big squishy blob …