A working mom’s dilemma: Showering at night simplifies the morning madness, at the expense of pretty hair.
Everybody’s favorite! Reader-submitted updates on past columns, questions and queries.
Our daycare is pressuring us to go against our pediatrician’s advice and transition to cow’s milk early. Is it really a big deal or am I overreacting?
The best skincare products for hands…when your baby uses those hands as a pacifier.
I told my mother-in-law that her tradition of playing Santa before Christmas might be confusing to my young daughter and now she’s upset. What should I do?
What’s the best way to react to toddler fights and aggression on the playground…especially if the offender isn’t your child?
We have been testing out toys and games for the past several months, and together with my personal recommendations for other gifts have compiled a list for inspiration this holiday season.
Are you considering buying a Furby? This is our third review of Furby as a toy. What’s the verdict?
How do I introduce Legos to my almost 5-year old? The choices are overwhelming? Where do I start? How do I store the Legos safely from my toddler?
I’m worried something isn’t quite “right” with my daughter, but her school keeps finding excuses for not evaluating our concerns. Where do I turn for help?
The “official” Montessori guidelines on TV time are really strict. But are they realistic?
A self-professed food snob puts the new Taco Bell Cantina Bowl to a taste test.
Rome wasn’t built in a day. And most of the time potty training takes longer than that too.
I just found out — thanks to Facebook — that one of my best friends is getting married. And I’m not invited. What happened??
My 14-month-old is a terrible sleeper and an even worse traveler. Can our holiday visits home to visit family be saved?
Is my baby a happy spitter? What does that mean, and are you sure I don’t need to worry about it?
I had a baby and a c-section three weeks ago. But my husband and mother-in-law are dragging me and my baby all over creation! How can I explain that this is too much?
Brainstorming through some common cloth-diaper problems.
At what point — when special education and speech therapy and other services are the norm in your child’s life — do you explain to them that they’re different? And how?
I’m having a girl and want to splurge on adorable girly-girl baby gear…but what if I have a boy next? Do I have to go gender neutral on everything?