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There’s SO much parenting advice out there, and it can be hard to know how to weed out the good from the bad. But we’ve done our best to give you the Reader’s Digest version of honest, heartfelt parenting tips and stories.

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Forget Cute Onesies: This Is What Every New Mom Really Needs

It's true that it takes a village to raise a child, but sometimes it just takes a couple extra loads of laundry. We got real moms to share the acts of kindness that really eased their burden during those hectic first few weeks postpartum.

You Can Now Prevent Eczema in Babies with This Drugstore Hack

An inexpensive drugstore purchase could save your infant from a world of discomfort later in life.


The 6 Questions Every Couple Needs to Ask Themselves Before Having a Kid

Everyone knows that having a baby is a big decision, but how do you know if you're ready to take...


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14 Ways Baby Wipes Containers Can Effortlessly Organize Your Life

They can store way more things than you'd ever think!


7 Incredibly Dangerous Parenting Moves Even Careful Parents Make By Mistake

You use baby gates at the top (and bottom) of the stairs, secure heavy furniture to the wall, and monitor...

What Do All Babies Need, Yet Aren’t Getting Equally?

To break the cycle of poverty, young children need something that’s as free and abundant as air. An extraordinary program...


11 Adorable DIY Baby Shower Gifts

If your friends are expecting, shower them with these cool, unusual, adorable, easy, new-baby keepsakes.


Why Finnish Babies Don’t Sleep in Cribs

Generations of mothers are connected by a simple gift.


The True Story of Two Men Who Found Fatherhood on the Subway

An abandoned baby and a judge with a hunch turned two New York men into parents.