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The Art of Baby Burping

Brace yourself... Spit happens and it's totally normal.

Looking back to the time when my husband and I brought our first-born home from the hospital, I remember my first-time mother feelings of inadequacy and nervousness whenever I attempted Read more.
It’s Time To Get Real About Safe Sleep

We gave a sleep expert real life examples. She gave us real safe solutions.

In the wake of last week’s Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play recall, our social feeds became flooded with endless comments on how the Rock ‘n Play or other NSFS (not-safe-for-sleep) infant Read more.
The Amazing Benefits of Bedtime Stories

Family bonding, better sleep, and a happier brain? Yes, please.

 When dinner starts a half hour late and bathtime is a total battle, it can be a challenge to muster up the motivation to settle into a bedtime story before Read more.
The Most Popular Names of 2019 Have Arrived (Plus, The Wildcards)

Ezkiel and Nova, anyone?

There is something so thrilling selecting a baby name, so thrilling that a website called Names.org actually exists, for our scrolling pleasure.  (Yes, we have names picked out for hypothetical Read more.
Last Minute Easter Gifts & Fashions That Totally Nail It

Our five steps to a memorable (and insta-worthy) holiday.

Know you don’t want to fill your little bunny’s basket with sweets, but also not interested in scouring the internet and schilling out tons of dough to fill it? We Read more.
Kids Will Love These Vegetables

A real mom shares how she gets her little ones to eat their veggies.

In partnership with Sprout Foods. Mom/Dad: *places dinner on the table* Kids, collectively: “I hate <<insert literally any vegetable here>>.” Like most parents, we struggle with getting our two boys to eat Read more.
Could Vitamin B3 Be the Future of Postpartum Care?
Anytime we hear the words “groundbreaking” and “postpartum recovery” in the same phrase, we’re all ears.  In January, a groundbreaking study was conducted on the effects of vitamin B3 on Read more.
So You Got an Autism Diagnosis. Now What?

How one family navigated the challenges of getting services and help.

Guest written by By Elizabeth Varela, publisher of Macaroni Kid Lakewood, Calif. April is autism awareness month. Macaroni Kid publisher Elizabeth Varela, who lives in Lakewood, Calif., shared her family’s Read more.
Your Health, Automated

No excuses, mama. Up your #selfcare game with these 7 monthly subscriptions.

There’s a reason self-care has become a buzzword in the motherhood space, and that reason is motherhood is hard and we aren’t very good at prioritizing ourselves.  But thankfully the Read more.
Essential Oils For Your Family Made Easy

Overwhelmed with where to start with essential oils? Read how Oilogic makes it easy!

Sponsored by Oilogic. Guest written by Beth Bell, Assistant Publisher, Macaroni Kid Roanoke. I have several friends who use essential oils and I’ve been curious about these holistic solutions for Read more.