This project teaches kids how to make a small pillow -- and leaves them with a new best friend.
Mark the birthday or adoption day of your family's favorite four-legged friend with a goofy game, pet-pleasing crafts, and yummy chow for all.
Say hello to the sunny season with our tasty summertime sandwich creations.
In celebration of our recently launched Pocket Gallery iPhone app we asked readers to submit their kids' best artwork. Here are our favorites from the bunch!
Inexpensive, versatile, and comfortably fuzzy, pipe cleaners can be transformed into a host of last-minute costumes, like this princess disguise!
Mom, do you treat your daughters like ladies-in-training or gal pals? Whether you follow the Aristocats -- or the Stepmom -- school of motherhood, discover how your parenting traits show up in our favorite film moms. Take this fun, 10-question quiz to find out which movie mom matches your parenting style.
You may view yourself as Mother of the Millennium, and you may, in fact, be worthy of such a dignified title. But would you be up to the challenge of working as a Hollywood nanny? The complexities of such a career might be more complicated than you think. Test yourself within these 10 imaginary scenarios, and see how you'd fare as a nanny in Tinseltown.
We help you catch fruits and veggies at their peak so you can turn them into fast family meals your picky eater will love.
Use our free tool to quickly get customized defrosting and cooking instructions for beef, chicken, lamb, pork, turkey, veal and vegetables. Cooking up a goose for the holidays? That's on there too, along with several other varieties of poultry.
The steps you take this summer can help safeguard your child's skin -- and her life -- for years to come. We've got the latest sunscreen news.
Bring some flower power to the party!
When it comes to celebrities, having the right "stage name" is almost as important as having the right waist size. Think about it. Norma Jean Baker doesn't exactly roll off the tongue -- or conjure up the same alluring image as Marilyn Monroe. For some famous people, stardom was only a name change away. Test your celebrity prowess by matching a star's birth name with the name that may have helped bring him or her fame.
Dress up your tot for some fun in the sun with these colorful picks.
Often, celebrities are model parents. But sometimes they're not! Copy their good-parent moments -- and avoid their slip-ups. As you can see, kids riding without helmets is the biggest offense.
Dad, are you a worrier or a buddy when it comes to your kids? Whether you follow the Finding Nemo -- or the Big Daddy -- school of fatherhood, discover how your parenting traits show up in our favorite film dads. Take this fun, 10-question quiz to find out which movie dad most matches your parenting style.
Try this yummy and healthy alternative to delivery.
Move over milk mustache, the fake mustache is officially a kid trend. Check out some of the cutest kids entered in our 2013 cover contest with fake facial hair. Enjoy.
More than half of parents have doubts about it. We asked experts to give us the lowdown on how it works and who should get immunized.
We picked out the best presents for everyone on your list. Now that's joy to the world!
The mom-to-be is expecting a son, so here are some new and creative boy-themed games that are sure to be fun!
Think beyond the cereal bowl. Try our delicious ideas for weekday breakfasts, from flavorful fruit parfaits and smoothies to muffins and quick breads you can bake ahead of time.
Get creative with these handmade ideas that are fun (and inexpensive!) to craft and give
Fall harvests create endless dessert opportunities. Apples, pears, pumpkins, cranberries, and oranges are at their best in sweet recipes, from cakes and pies to cookies and cobblers. You'll find something for every member of the family to love in this collection of recipes that celebrates the season's best flavors.
We got teachers, nannies, and child-care providers to spill the beans about their gripes -- as well as the things that make them grateful.