Life as a New Parent
Congratulations on your new role and welcome to motherhood (or fatherhood)! It comes naturally for some, more slowly for others. Here you'll get answers to all those new parent questions on life after baby including how to cope with sleep deprivation, how to lose the baby weight, how to deal with new parent emotions, and more.
Reading the diary I kept when my daughter was young, I cringe at how little I knew--but I'm proud of how much I've learned.
Here are the little new mom secrets that you won't find in the baby books.
After you have a baby, you'll probably need more sleep than ever before. Here's how to get it.
Going shopping for new items for your baby? Here are the must-haves (and the don't-needs) to help you shop smart.
New parents share their strategies for finding some much-needed "me time" after the baby arrives.
The wide range of feelings you'll experience during the first few weeks can be baffling. Here's how to cope with the ups and downs.
Motherly duties can be a pain in the wrist, but a few easy tweaks can deliver much-needed relief.
It's not only new moms that experience a fresh wave of stress following the birth of their baby -- it's the dads, too!
We asked new mothers to share how they add more joy to every day -- even the really tough ones. Click through and smile!
A new study finds another reason PPD is a serious matter for new moms.
There are some things only parents of boys will understand. From their unconditional love for their mommas to furniture being turned into their own personal jungle gym, see how many you recognize.
Terrified to take your tot out for dinner? You're not alone!
When you're a new mom, worrying is your new normal. You constantly question whether you're doing everything right, but take it from these moms and know that you got this!
Thinking of saying any of these things to a woman who's breastfeeding? Just just don't. From unsolicited advice to flat-out criticism, here are 7 things NOT to say to a nursing mom.
Keep your kids in line with these simple strategies.
Joy, excitement, and unfathomable love? Those are the new-mom emotions you're prepared for. Identity crisis? Not so much. Here is some expert advice and it-worked-for-me wisdom for eight common new-mom stresses.
We love to see pics of your bambino, but there is such a thing as digital TMI.
Being a parent is the hardest job you'll ever love. To make your first few months as goofproof and enjoyable as possible, follow our troubleshooting guide and avoid these 10 classic mistakes.
Baby's finally getting some shut-eye. Why aren't you? Here are eight ways to get the best postnatal rest.
Bonding with a newborn can be overwhelming, especially for dad. We've gathered a few fun ways for him to spend a little extra time with his little one.
This mom's Instagram post tells her postpartum body shamer she's thankful for the bump that gave her a baby boy.
These celebrity fathers unite on the stage of 'The Late Late Show' to form the best dad band we've ever seen.