My weaned toddler likes to grab at my breasts. Is this typical toddler behavior or should I be concerned?
We teach our children to reach out to the new kids at school, but do we do it ourselves for new moms in the community? A manifesto for embracing other mothers.
Junior year, already? Time to start planning for college, sort of. We’re trying to find the balance between being smart and not freaking out.
Talk Like A Pirate Day may be our favorite “holiday” here at Alphamom.com. These pirate-themed stickers help transform packed school lunch into a festive affair, great for the early days of this school year.
A three-and-a-half-month old champion sleeper is now waking up every two hours during the night. Is this a sleep regression and how should the parents handle it?
This mom needs advice on whether she should consider the future use of a “dream” baby name that is also the name of her sister-in-law’s lost baby.
Why are we holding kids to adult standards when we’re out and about? On letting kids be kids and not apologizing for it. They are kids, after all.
A how-to on drawing mandalas. Great art craft and activity to enjoy with your kids.
A family is going to have a joint open house birthday party since the mom, dad and infant all have birthdays on the same week. What’s the etiquette on opening birthday gifts on a drop-in party that spans many hours?
I like to cook and I work from home, so in theory family dinner should be my forte. Real life doesn’t always work out the way I plan, unfortunately.
A mom needs advice since with her new and young preschooler who is having a really hard time at drop-off and with separation anxiety through out the day.
If you want to keep your vacation buzz going long after you’ve gotten home, try these 5 simple tips that might just help you keep your stress at bay.
Don’t ever underestimate the hours of fun that can be had with a deck of playing cards. Here are some great games and resources.
A mom is thinking of having a second baby but is concerned about the severe skin condition she experienced during her first pregnancy.
With my teens sharing a class for the first time, the inevitable comparisons are making me wonder how I can coax the best out of each of them.
Midwives are telling this mom that she will probably have difficulty breastfeeding post an elective c-section. She wants to know if that’s true?
This new and first-time mother is upset and sad because her breastfeeding relationship with her baby has come to an end sooner than she expected.
The constant pursuit of self-care is important for all parents to consider, but especially if you’re a single mom.
I have been so excited to share this ultimate basketball camp experience with you. Have you ever heard of ProCamps? Youth athletes get to learn from and play with their favorite professional athletes. We’re talking sports royalty!
I remember what a big deal my first checking account was, and can hardly believe I’m already there with my own kid. How does that little ATM card mean so much??