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Let Kids Practice ABCs With Magnets And A Cookie Sheet

Let Kids Practice ABCs With Magnets And A Cookie Sheet

There are two things that are universally loved by toddlers: Playing with stuff they’ve pulled from your kitchen cabinets, and magnets. Which is why, if you’ve got some letter magnets and a cookie sheet (plus a Sharpie marker), you’ve got a new activity to keep your little kid busy for…

When Picking Out A Car Seat, Follow The AAP’s Safety Recommendations

When Picking Out A Car Seat, Follow The AAP’s Safety Recommendations

A disturbing report published today by ProPublica about the safety of belt-positioning booster seats sold by Evenflo and other companies serves as an important reminder for parents: Always follow the American Academy of Pediatric’s guidelines for car seat safety first. A manufacturer’s recommendation for height and weight minimums may not…

Age 3 Is Actually The Best Age

Age 3 Is Actually The Best Age

It is a common refrain among parents of young children that the Terrible Twos have nothing on age three. When they hit age three, we start calling them “threenagers,” a tip of the hat to their increasingly disgruntled disposition. But that word is nowhere near strong enough to depict what…