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3 Essential Bath Safety Tips

Thank you Nuby for sponsoring today’s post.<p>My Little Man loves bath time. I mean he absolutely loves it. He loves the water. If he could take two …

7 Safe Sunscreens

Seeking safe sunscreen? Shield baby's skin from the harsh rays with these natural lotions.<p>Mineral-based sunscreens are best for your baby. (And not a bad idea for you either!) In the following seven sunscreens, zinc oxide is the primary active ingredient; it stays on top of your baby's skin to …

Stage 1 Homemade Baby Food Recipes for Baby 4 to 6 Months and older.

Stage One Baby Foods – Commonly Offered Stage 1 Baby Foods:<p>Stage 1 Fruits:<p>Stage 1 Veggies:<p>Stage 1 Grains:<p>What is a “Stage 1” baby food?<p>(4) 6-8 Months …

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Which baby proofing gear is most important, and which can we do without?

Q: Which baby-proofing gear is absolutely necessary, and which is not worth it? How can I tell? Do I need to put babyproofing on my stove burners, refrigerator, toilet bowls, etc etc etc. How do I decide? It seems like I can go crazy, there's products for every inch of the house, but I don't want …

20 Things Every Parent Should Hear

1. You are a hero for your kids. You are. You're a go-the-distance, fight-the-dragon, face-the-challenges hero for your kids. Taking a beating makes that more true. Not less.<p>2. We all struggle. Every parent. Everywhere. We all second-guess ourselves. And we all want to quit sometimes. Hold the good …

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Carrying Baby in Back

Back wearing, also known as Back Carrying, seems to elicit both interest and a little bit of fear from babywearing parents. While Back Carrying is …

Teach Your Baby to Sleep (In Just 7 Days)

Are you a slave to the baby monitor? Breaking your child's bad sleep habits is one of the most important things you can do for his health -- and yours.<p>Baby Sleep: Get the Facts<p>During the early days of life with a newborn, you're focused on what's best for the baby, so sleepless nights seem like a …

7 Things I'll Do Differently With My Next Baby

<i>Written by Katie for Babble.com</i><p>With the celebration of Eli's birthday 10 days ago, I am officially finished with my rookie year of parenting. Though there were ups and downs, overall, it was an incredible year. I found that I enjoy motherhood as much as I always hoped/wanted to, and that many parts …

New Bambini High Chair

The <i>New Bambini</i> high chair easily converts into different types of seats, so you can use it for babies, children, and adults. Made of maple, it’s …

Five awesome BIG bee faces

Get face-to-face with these awesome bees. USGS macro photos of bees and insects.<p>The USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab has posted hundreds of …

23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

Extremely Rare Star Wars Movie Posters You've Never Seen

The original Star Wars trilogy was (and remains) a worldwide phenomenon, George Lucas's interstellar tale of good vs evil captured the imagination of …

50 Photography Quotes to Inspire You

Famous photographers throughout history have produced some incredible images that have stood the test of time, but it’s not only their photographs …

Insane Monte Cristo Burger Features Vanilla Custard Buns and Maple Syrup

If there's one saying that is perpetually true, it's the one about how hard it is to find a decent Monte Cristo sandwich. This deep-fried, …

How to Throw a Dumpling Party, on the Cheap

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i></i><p>Intermittently over the past few weeks, the Northeast's been …

DIY Toasted Almond Fortune Cookies

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: A nutty take on fortune cookies that you can make at home and fill with your own fortunes.</i><p>Everybody should spend at least one week of their lives making dumplings. Over …

These Are 33 Of The Best, Most Iconic American Foods

Here in the US of A, we take our icons pretty seriously... especially when those icons are covered in cheese and chili. And must-eat foods are a point of pride and jingoism, as everyone proclaims their hometown's signature dish to be the world's greatest, even if you've never really tried any …

17 Marijuana Snacks To Eat During The Stoner Bowl

AKA the Bud Bowl, aka Super Bowl XLVIII.<p>If this strikes you as an opportunity to do something clever to celebrate then you're not alone.<p>Not to be left out of the fun, BuzzFeed Food editors asked some of our favorite cannabis cooking experts to share their Super Bowl recipes for this post.<p>IMPORTANT …

24 Foods You Hated As A Kid But Love Now

Oh, young you! If only you knew.

Grapefruit-Lavender Pavlova is Dominique Ansel's Anti-Cronut

The wizards at <b>Dominique Ansel Bakery</b> released another set of six new pastries last week. My favorite so far is the cloud-like <b>Grapefruit Lavender Pavlova</b> ($6). Two small hemispheres of lavender meringue are surrounded on all sides by a light and airy Tahitian vanilla cream. At the center is a tiny …

Game Day Eats: 13 Touchdown-Scoring Sweets

GalleryGame Day Eats: 13 Touchdown-Scoring Sweets<p>When you think of party appropriate nibbles to serve on game day, chances are your mind goes to savory, bar food-y munchables. But don't forget dessert. This is not the time for dainty and delicate trifles—go big, bold, and chunky with lots of rich …

Dunkin' Donuts Cookie Dough and Brownie Batter Donuts Are Actually Really Good

Valentine's Day is on the horizon, which means it's time for indulging in chocolate, cookies and heart-shaped everything. Dunkin' Donuts has just made it really easy to get in the Valentine's Day spirit with two new flavors: the Cookie Dough Donut and the Brownie Batter Donut.<p>As of January 28, both …

Slater's Bacon Cannolis: Yay or Nay?

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This recipe takes just a few minutes to throw into the oven and it emerges toasty around the edges and garlicky and a little spicy, if you like. RECIPE: Garlicky Roasted Broccoli - http://thekitc.hn/1fckVFS

Behold Lux: The 100% Do it Yourself, 3D-Printed Medium-Format Camera

“Do-it-yourself” can mean a lot of things, but for camera dweebs, it’s usually entailed some degree of scavenging and recycling parts from …

Sebastio Salgado's Amazing Captures of the World Around Us

In his ongoing series, <i>Genesis</i>, Brazilian photographer Sebastio Salgado takes us on an exciting journey to see the world from new perspectives. His elegant black and white images focus on shadows, lights, textures, shapes, and patterns found in the harmonious and peaceful compositions of a world …