Preparing for Baby

Getting yourself and your home ready for a new member of the family can be daunting. Take steps now to plan for the birth, the homecoming, and the first days with your new baby.

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Have the Perfect Baby Shower

Recipes, printable baby shower games, and more -- we've got you covered for your special day.

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Planning to Breastfeed?

Breastfeeding your new baby is bound to be rewarding, but it may bring challenges. Be prepared for the obstacles you may face to help ensure success.

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Setting Up the Nursery: Safety First

Before you bring your newborn home, do this nursery safety survey.

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Need Some Guidance?

While you still have the time to read, stock your home library with these top parenting books for the best go-to advice.

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12 Pumpkin Activities and Crafts for Kids
Pumpkins and gourds are perfect for fall fun and games with the kids. Find the best pumpkin activities, crafts, printables, and recipes to enjoy with your children this Halloween season.

Kindergarten Readiness App Wins Gold
Our Kindergarten Readiness app won the Gold Award of Excellence in the educational category at the 2014 Communicator Awards. This valuable checklist comes with games and activities to help your child practice the essential skills she needs for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

15 Best Slow Cooker Meals
Too busy to cook? Try one of these deliciously easy slow cooker meals and have dinner waiting when you get home!

Find Today's Newest & Best Children's Books!
Looking for newly released books for your child? Try our new Book Finder tool to search for new books by age, type, and theme, and create reading lists for kids!

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