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What Names Will Be Red-Hot in 2014? Think Frozen!

We called it! Back when the Frozen juggernaut started, we came up with a list of wearable baby names from the blockbuster. And now, some of our fellow baby-name sites are already seeing that Elsa, Anna and Kristoff are all on a huge rise within their sites.<p>It's not surprising. Elsa has a similar …

See How Your Baby Grows: Age-by-Age Growth Chart for Children

Curious about your baby's development? Follow our age-by-age growth chart to see the average height and weight your child should have as he grows from baby to big kid. Learn about your baby's healthy growth standards and benchmarks.<p>Birth<p>The average newborn is 19.5 inches long and weighs 7.25 …

Parenting

From My First Pregnancy to My Fourth

I remember our walk into the hospital. He had one hand in front of my stomach and one behind my back, to brace me, just in case I would forget how to put one foot in front of the other and stumble. I was only a few weeks along and we were heading to get blood work done to verify the pregnancy and …

Mom Confessions: The Strangest Thing I've Found in My Purse Was...

A mom needs to be prepared for any situation that might arise when she's away from the house. So sometimes, her purse can feel like an abyss of strange items--from toys to teeth.<p>-The strangest thing I found in my purse. I don't know. I can't reach that far down. Oh, dog aspirin. -A windup chicken. …

Lifestyle

You're Not the Boss of Me

• <b>Author:</b> Betsy Brown Braun<p>For every parent who has ever wanted to scream, “Save me! My child is acting like a brat!” there’s You’re Not the Boss of Me. Filling a critical void in parenting manuals, revered childhood development and behavior expert Betsy Brown Braun, bestselling author of Just Tell …

Confessions of a Scary Mommy

• <b>Author:</b> Jill Smokler<p><b>Sometimes I just let my c</b><b>hildren fall asleep in front of the TV</b><b>.</b><p>In a culture that idealizes motherhood, it’s scary to confess that, in your house, being a mother is beautiful and dirty and joyful and frustrating all at once. Admitting that it’s not easy doesn’t make you a bad …

A Simple Guide to Pregnancy & Baby's First Year

• <b>Author:</b> Princess Ivana Pignatelli Aragona Cortes and Others<p>Winner of 5 parenting awards including: Mom's Choice, National Parenting Publications, SheKnows Parenting Award & Editor's Choice. A positive approach to parenting.<p>As soon as that plus sign first appears (whether long-awaited or a total …

The New Dad's Survival Guide

• <b>Author:</b> Scott Mactavish<p>FATHERHOOD DEMYSTIFIED! Finally-a manual for new dads that deciphers the immensely confusing world of fatherhood and gives crucial tips and advice from a man's point of view. No psychobabble, no warm fuzzies-just a hilarious (and surprisingly practical) military-style guide …

Mind in the Making

• <b>Author:</b> Ellen Galinsky<p>“Ellen Galinsky—already the go-to person on interaction between families and the workplace—draws on fresh research to explain what we ought to be teaching our children. This is must-reading for everyone who cares about America’s fate in the 21st century.”<br>— Judy Woodruff, …

Confident Parenting

• <b>Author:</b> Jim Burns<p>Jim Burns, president of HomeWord, lays a positive foundation for parenting with practical strategies and illustrations, teaching how to create a warm, grace-filled home.

Calmer, Easier, Happier Parenting

• <b>Author:</b> Noël Janis-Norton<p><b>International bestseller</b><p>Tired of nagging, pleading, negotiating, or yelling just to get your kids to do the simple things you ask? You don’t need to be a Tiger Mom or a Helicopter Parent. There is a better way.<p><i>Calmer, Easier, Happier Parenting</i> brings the joy back into …

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Pregnancy & Childbirth, 3rd Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Michele Isaacs Gliksman, M.D. & Theresa Foy DiGeronimo<p><i>Knowledge from the very start.</i><p>Bringing a child into the world is the most momentous time of one's life. Now parents can have the most up-to-date information on what to expect from the nine months of pregnancy and the entire process of …

Daily Rituals

• <b>Author:</b> Mason Currey<p>Franz Kafka, frustrated with his living quarters and day job, wrote in a letter to Felice Bauer in 1912, “time is short, my strength is limited, the office is a horror, the apartment is noisy, and if a pleasant, straightforward life is not possible then one must try to wriggle …

Mathaphobia

• <b>Author:</b> Olympia LePoint<p>Ace math without doing more math problems. Mathaphobia®: How You Can Overcome Your Math Fears and Become a Rocket Scientist by Olympia LePoint, M.S. is an empowering, thought-provoking, self-help book exposing the emotional struggles individuals face, while learning to read …

Beyond Sock Monkeys: 10 Toys to Make with Old Socks

Now that it’s warm outside, are you cleaning out your dresser? Don’t toss those old pairs of socks with holes in the heel or toe! Sock monkeys have …

Create a Stunning String Bowl for Your Home

In this tutorial you'll learn how to make a sculptural string bowl for your home. This is the kind of satisfying DIY project that is not only …

DIY Outdoor Seating

We finally finished our outdoor seating! Here's the before and after photo.<p>When I first learned about this awesome cinderblock and wood outdoor …

Day Bed Tutorial...Part One

So we had this funny corner out on our back deck...<p>that we decided to build somewhere to sit/lie.<p>Here's how we did it and how to possibly build your …