Parties + Gifts

2012 Buzz Guide: Parties
Sweets Stylist and talented event pro Amy Atlas explains what’s hot on the birthday party circuit for 2012. Read more.
2011 Holiday Gift Guide
—Photo by JellyBean PicturesWe thought about doing a gift guide for everyone on your list, but then decided it’s the kids’ gifts that are the most fun. With that in Read more.
2011 Summer Survival Guide
With Memorial Day behind us, summer is [unofficially] in full swing. (Woot! Woot!) But before you stock up on sunblock and sand toys, check out these indispensable bits of advice Read more.
2011 Summer Survival Guide: Amy Atlas
With Memorial Day behind us, summer is [unofficially] in full swing. (Woo-hoo!) But before you stock up on sunblock and sand toys, check out these indispensable bits of advice from Read more.
Good Times
It’s not easy to host a cool baby shower. By nature, they’re the antithesis of cool. That said, there are better ways to entertain guests than with “Pin the Sperm Read more.
Hey Jealousy
Any parent of two (or more) will tell you that the best gift for a second baby is one that comes with a little something for the older sibling as Read more.
2010 Holiday Survival Guide: Amy Atlas
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Or so the song goes. To give the lyric a little street-cred, we asked the trusted StrollerTraffic Expert Panel for tips on Read more.
Letter Perfect
Personalized bibs and hooded towels are classic baby gifts for a reason: they’re great. But for moms who like to give—or get—something unique, we’ve rounded up five personalized gift ideas Read more.
Best of the Web
We trust you’ve already bookmarked BabyCenter, Giggle, and Celebrity Baby Blog. But as you might have suspected, there are plenty more online resources for moms. Our favorites? Well, it’s hard Read more.
Do Me A Favor
The tendency when planning a baby shower is to go into high-gear cutesy mode: pink this, blue that, and lots of bottle and booties paraphernalia. But for those who want Read more.
Holiday Gift (Wrapping) Guide
. . . we asked Alton DuLaney, the Creative Director of Kate’s Paperie, for his favorite gift-wrapping supplies, plus some fresh ideas on how to create a magical gift-opening experience Read more.