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Baby’s Brain Begins Now: Conception to Age 3

Thanks to recent advances in technology, we have a clearer understanding of how these effects are related to early brain development. Neuroscientists …

25 Surprising Toys Your Baby Will Totally Love

Shares 2K<p>For Christmas, we got our baby one present. That’s it.<p>Why?<p>At 7 months old, she wouldn’t know what she was missing.<br>• We thought her …

Simple Infant Toys Make Things Happen

While our play objects for infants at first glance, seem quite simple- an astute observer soon discovers the magic and discovery passive toys make …

The Best Toys for Babies Don't Do Anything

Dear Magda,<br>I am a new grandmother, and of course want only the best for my adorable new granddaughter. She already has 3 mobiles, 2 cradle gyms, 2 …

Kids

How to Raise a Low Media Child (Without Going Insane)

<i>This is a guest post from the amazing and talented Mindy Wood from Purposefully Simple.</i><p>We all know that screen time in excess can be harmful to …

Kids

The Boy With No Toys

Image courtesy of eyeofboa.deviantart.com<p>Before he was born, his mother decided her son would have no toys. Abandoned by the father, she was already …

How to Boost Your Baby’s Brain Power

Games Before Birth<p><b>Mind Games</b><br>One of the most important skills parents can pass on to their children is the ability to put themselves in another …

January 2015

Diversity

Nurturing Your Child's Early Brain Development

Kinedu - Baby Development App on the App Store

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Your Child's Brain Development: Age One

Have you ever wondered why your toddler isn't responding to you with what you believe should be a "normal" reaction? Or you can't understand why your baby keeps opening and shutting the closet door over and over again?<p>Humans are one of the few species on earth born "unfinished." At birth, our …

The ABC's of Baby Brain Development

During the first year of life, your infant's brain size will double. Study up on these facts so you can foster curiosity in your future student.<p>Baby Milestones: Your Baby's First Month<p><b>A is for attention</b><br>New research into how babies learn reveals that the everyday, loving interaction with caregivers …

Parenting

Expectations help shape babies' brains - Futurity

Babies use expectations about the world to shape their developing brains, says Lauren Emberton. "That's sort of intuitive, especially if you're a …

Physiology

Your Baby’s Brain Holds the Key to Solving Society’s Problems

Author’s advice to parents: Quality time with your baby means tapping the three Ts—tune in, talk more, take turns.<p>Try saying pediatric otolaryngologist. Not easy, right?<p>According to Dana Suskind, who holds that title at the University of Chicago, our exposure to rich language in the first three …

How a Blank, 4-Minute Video Got 100,000 Views

Learn how one agency posted a blank video that got 100,000 views -- and what this means for marketers relying on vanity metrics.

Chilled Heirloom Tomato Soup | Williams-Sonoma Taste

When the weather heats up, a no-cook soup is a refreshing way to start a dinner party. A dollop of cucumber-crab salad on top of each serving puts a delicious new twist on the dish, but the soup is equally delicious without it.<p><b>Chilled Heirloom Tomato Soup</b><p>For the cucumber-crab salad (optional):<p>1/2 …

There's Traditional Tapenade And Then There's THIS: Tomato-Almond Tapenade

There's nothing like salty, savory tapenade spread across a crispy baguette to make you feel as if you've been transported to the Mediterranean. Typically, this appetizer is made from the bounty of southern France -- ripe olives, capers and olive oil -- but the authors of <i>In A Nutshell</i> infuse a few …

RECIPE: How to make a savory tomato confit

Summer is here and it's the perfect time to try out some seasonal recipes using the bounty from your farmer's market, CSA, or your own garden. If you …

Food Preservation

Last call for Top Tomato entries

Time is running out: Sunday is the deadline to enter the Food section’s Top Tomato readers’ recipe contest. This year’s prize for the best recipe involves some personal time with none other than the Barefoot Contessa herself, Ina Garten.<p>Basic rules: Recipes must be original, must come from folks …

How To Prepare For The Entrepreneur Life You Want

One of the simplest questions I get from aspiring entrepreneurs, and ironically one of the hardest, is “How do I start?” I want to tell them to just start anywhere, but I realize that most have no idea where anywhere is. They just aren’t prepared for the life they want, and are really asking me how …

5 Things I Learned When I Quit My Six-Figure Life and Moved to Mexico

I had my mid-life crisis during a sales meeting. Or more specifically, during one of those cliché icebreaker games in a room of a hundred real-estate …

15 All-Natural Products Beauty Pros Always Have in Their Bags

When it comes to carrying on-the-go beauty essentials, it’s one thing to travel light. Traveling light AND all-natural? That may seem like a big ask for busy girls (because if you’re anything like us, you can barely tick off those boxes with your granola bar). So we made it easy: we tapped the …

Skin Care

This Oh-So-Colorful Artist Will Make You Want to Paint On the Daily

Another week, another maker we’re completely in love with This time, we’re pumped to introduce you to our newest bestie on the maker block, Courtney Pilgrim, the brilliant beauty behind My Friend Court. Courtney flew our way from Atlanta, Georgia to show us how she does what she does in our brand …

15 Secrets to Great Skin

The best buys for total complexion perfection.<p>The best buys for total complexion perfection. Plus, the top wipes, foams, and oils to remove makeup.

Skin Care

5 Helpful Pre-Launch Resources for Online Startups

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many startups have failed over the years, and a horrible product or service isn’t always to blame -- it’s often because nobody knew the product or service existed. Attracting users early on, either during the pre-launch beta or on the …

Building an Inclusive Economy Through Education | Blog | BSR

Leaders from across sectors convened in Davos for the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in January to discuss what should top the agenda for …

What Not to Do When You're Launching a New Brand

I was recently walking around my neighborhood when I noticed someone standing outside of a new fitness center that appears to be opening up. This gentleman was trying to attract the attention of those passing by yelling “get a free trial class.” He was also handing out postcards promoting the …

Beech-Nut Takes Transparency To New Level With Launch Of 100% Natural Food For Babies

After years of decline in the baby food category, Beech-Nut Nutrition realized that moms trusted food they prepared in their own kitchens more than the “watered down” and “processed” food they were getting from leading brands. To address those concerns the company recently launched a completely new …

5 New Rules For A Winning Brand Launch

Robyn Bolton of Innosight shows how Kraft launched a successful new brand for the first time in 15 years–and how you can do the same.<p>One year ago, Kraft did something it hadn’t done in nearly a quarter of a century: It launched a new brand that created a new category. A year later MiO, a liquid …