Family Planning

Time to build your brood? There are several things to consider when planning a family, or having more children.

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Thinking About Starting a Family

Here are some factors to think about when you're considering having children.

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Only Child or Full House?

The number of children you have is a very personal choice. There are a number of determining factors to consider.

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Birth Control While Breastfeeding

If you want to prevent pregnancy while you're still nursing, follow these guidelines.

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Are You Ready for a Baby?

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Top 10 Group Halloween Costumes for Families
These store-bought and Pinterest-inspired Halloween costume ideas for groups are the perfect way to show off your creative side at your Halloween party or while trick-or-treating.

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!

12 Spine-Tingling Halloween Movies for Teens
Are you looking for a movie with just a little bit of spook-factor for your teen? Check out these 12 spine-tingling Halloween movies!

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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