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Surprising uses for baking soda include a 13-cent facial scrub

Strange, but true: Baking soda is the starting point for some smart budget beauty and style tricks. Read how that lonely yellow box in the back of …

A clever way to repair split ends and 8 more hair tricks

After hat head, static-induced fly-aways and dull, dry ends, whose hair isn't ready for a weather change? We asked top beauty pros for intel on everything from luxe DIY home treatments to easy ways to prevent — and heal — split ends. Damaged, dull and lifeless? We’re leaving that behind.<p><b>Identify</b> …

Hair

Baby's developmental milestones for the first year

Getty Images / Today<p>Baby Milestones<p>During the first year of life your baby responds best to a warm, loving environment. Holding your baby and …

Parents: Parenting News & Advice for Moms and Dads

Kate Moss has also been spotted in these beloved rain boots.<p>You won’t believe these clothes are from Walmart.<p>Calling all avocado lovers!<p>Adam Lyons …

Parents: Parenting News & Advice for Moms and Dads

Meg Murry has been empowering girls for more than 50 years. She is unapologetically smart and...<p>Read the sweet messages Savannah Guthrie and Jenna …

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

Tamera Mowry reveals what it was like living with sister Tia Mowry when filming "Sister, Sister."...<p>From phones to flat irons, here's how to save …

Kitchen Gadgets

12 Kids' Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

The wait-and-see approach is fine for some kids' health problems. But not these.<p>When you become a parent, you earn a medical merit badge of sorts. Whether you're sopping up a goopy nose or extracting a dangling-by-a-thread baby tooth, eventually few things faze you. But sometimes it's tough to tell …

10 Wonderful Things You Should Know About Your Vagina

Consider this an ode to your amazing anatomy<p>You probably already know your vagina is seriously impressive. This amazing body part can bring about intense pleasure, annoying pain, and even another tiny human being. In short, it's pretty awe-inspiring. That's why we think it's crucial to stay on top …

Healthy Breasts: Your Boobs Age Faster Than You Do

Your Boobs Age Faster Than You Do—How to Deal<p>If your girls could talk, they’d tell you that they could use a little more TLC<p>Wondering why your set isn’t quite as perky as it used to be? It turns out that breast tissue ages faster than the rest of your body, according to a new study published in the …

Consequences For Bad Behavior

Stop your child's bad behavior in its tracks with these suggestions for appropriate and effective consequences to her actions.<p>[MUSIC] In my practice when parents come to see they're usually feeling pretty frustrated with their children. And a part of them hopes that I'll know something that will …

Behavior

Is there an ideal age difference between siblings?

Q: We have a toddler and are thinking about getting pregnant again. Is there an ideal age difference between siblings?<p>A: So many parents worry about this, and the truth is there really is no perfect amount of time to wait between siblings. No matter when you bring a new baby into the house, there …

Amazing Outdoor Art Projects

Take advantage of a summer's day by inviting your kids and their pals to get wildly creative. Read on for simple ideas that offer an artsy afternoon in the great outdoors. Rinsing off with the hose afterward only adds to the fun!<p>Make a big mess and get a MoMA-worthy art project in the process. …

Artists

Toddlers: An Intellectual Timeline

Though not as dramatic as her first steps, these advances show how fast your child is developing.<p>You already know that she's the cutest person in the room, but did you also know that she's the fastest learner? Your toddler's motor, language, and cognitive abilities are all in hyperdrive. "Kids …

12 Ways Motherhood Makes You Realize You Know Nothing About Anything

<b>Everyone Else's Kids Are Bilingual</b><br>Meanwhile, yours still hasn't moved past "Mama," "Dada," and "baaldkjfsdf." Maybe the latter could pass for Swedish.<p><b>You Have No Idea How To Tell a Rash From Eczema</b><br>They're both red and bumpy. Seriously, are we missing something? Note to self: Look into getting an …

Women's Health

The 7 Simplest Weight Loss Strategies<p>You don't need a complicated weight loss plan to shed pounds. Instead, live by these straightforward rules<p>Hemera/Thinkstock<p>You don't have to count a single calorie to lose weight on this diet. Here, 7 super-simple weight loss rules to follow.<p>Reprogram your body …

Q&A: Does Water Really Speed Up Weight Loss?

<b>The answer:</b> "I don't think that water directly affects weight loss," says Alpert. "However, I think water consumption is directly <i>correlated</i> with weight loss." As in: Water does not have some magical property that burns fat (sorry!), but it definitely <i>can</i> help you with your weight-loss efforts …