Playtime + Meals

Teach Your Toddler To Find Their Zen

It starts with mindful breathing, robot relaxation, and a gratitude practice.

Mindfulness has become a bit of a buzzword as of late, and for good reason. Learning the skill from an early age can have lasting benefits throughout a child’s life Read more.
Scout Review: BÉABA Babycook Original Plus | Sponsored
Photo by Nicole Delma The Babycook has long been a trusted appliance for parents of early eaters, and this year, BÉABA upgraded the original with some sweet features (namely, a built-in bottle Read more.
Yes, Your Baby Will Take A Bottle
Breast may be best, but it’s nice (and necessary) to have options, too. When it comes time to introduce your baby to the bottle, there are a few ways to Read more.
Top It All Off
If you’re hosting a BBQ this summer (perhaps even this July Fourth weekend), make sure you’re offering your guests the very to best to squeeze and spread on their burgers Read more.
Help ’em get the hang of a sippy
–Photo by @altruisticyogini It takes a lot of patience to teach a toddler how to use a sippy cup. Speed things along with Evenflo Feeding’s Tilty Tripleflo, a clever training Read more.
Make Their First Bites Matter
The best way to control what goes into your baby’s body is to make her food from scratch. The process can be pretty gratifying—when you know what you’re doing. We Read more.
Before You Buy That Breast Pump, Consider This
Pumping is a tough thing to wrap your mind around. (How to choose a flange size isn’t exactly intuitive.) But with 25 years of experience as a Registered OB Nurse, Read more.
10 Of The Coolest New Ways For Toddlers To Play
Every February, toy manufacturers from across the globe descend en masse upon the Javits Center to showcase their goods. This year’s affair occupied a staggering 415,000 square feet of real Read more.
How To Shop For Baby Food
Everything tiny humans consume can impact their development. So it’s important to be smart about what we feed them. We chatted with Kate Geagan, registered dietitian (and mom to two Read more.
The 411 On Organic Formula
When it comes to infant nutrition, breast milk is always the gold standard. So when you supplement or rely exclusively on formula, the decision can be emotional—and the options overwhelming. Read more.
How To Feed Your Kids, Minus The Fuss.
Kids and their food can be a fickle pair. The last thing any of us has time for is catering to every last demand—three times a day. Here’s a game Read more.