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- Unaffiliated with Disney's 2005 hit game with hundreds of millions of players, 'New Club Penguin' is another in a long line of 'Club Penguin' recreations.
Understanding 'Skibidi Toilet': Is the Disturbing YouTube Show Seriously for Kids?What’s the deal? Is 'Skibidi Toilet' suitable for kids, or is the viral YouTube series a little too dark for young minds? Let’s find out.
Can Kids Enjoy Some Fizzy Fun at Bathtime? Bath Bombs Aren't Always Child-FriendlyWe all love an indulgent, fun bathtime experience, and children are no different. But are bath bombs safe for kids? Let’s find out.
10 Ideas For Last-Minute, Mischievous Elf on the Shelf ScenesComing up with new, unique Elf on the Shelf ideas can be challenging. Here are 10 last minute Elf on the Shelf ideas we've found entertaining.
These Non-Toxic Makeup Brands Are Safe for ChildrenThere are a few brands making clean, non-toxic, cruelty-free, and vegan cosmetics that are safe for children, with products ranging from blush to eyeshadow to nail polish.
Mouthwatering Vegan Thanksgiving Desserts That Everyone Will LoveThe vegan lifestyle doesn't mean giving up delicious traditions. We've got 10 tasty vegan Thanksgiving desserts to please your palate.
Why We Aren't Scared of the 25 "Most Dangerous" Dogs in the WorldThese 25 dog breeds are often considered dangerous — but there's so much more to these lovable pups than their bad reputations.
These Parents Are Suing Orbeez After Water Beads Hospitalized and Killed KidsAt least one child has died and others have been injured due to water bead toys like Orbeez. Now, a class action lawsuit has been filed against Orbeez by a group of parents.
Mom's DIY Hack to "Organize" Kid's Clothes Helps Avoid School Morning ArgumentsOrganizing your kids outfits can take some of the hassle out of getting them ready for school in the morning. Here are some daily clothes organizer ideas.
Does Your Baby Have a Fear of Grass? Here's Why — and What to Do, According to PediatriciansMany babies tend to avoid touching grass because they don't like how it feels — here's what you can do as a parent or caregiver to help them feel comfortable.
Researchers Have Developed a Super Strong Eco-Friendly Glue Inspired by MusselsResearchers are developing an eco-friendly glue inspired by a certain bivalve mollusk: the mussel. Details on the sticky soya oil-based innovation.
Sustainable Boo Basket Ideas for Your Eco-Conscious BestiesTo create a sustainable boo basket, try finding a basket at the thrift store, making homemade treats, and including items that can be reused.
Why You Shouldn't Decorate Your Yard With Fake Spider Webs This HalloweenFake spider webs may look festive for the fall, but they're not good for the environment. Here's why you'll want other ways to decorate.
Kinetic Sand May Not Technically Be Toxic, but It Can Still Hurt Your ChildKinetic sand is a toy you may have seen all over the internet, and though it isn't technically toxic, it can still pose a serious danger to kids.
Mom Shares Playground Warning After Daughter Gets Second-Degree BurnsIt's not always fun in the sun! One mom took to social media to warn other parents after her child got second-degree burns from a slide.
Are Montessori Schools Actually Working? The Great Debate of Alternative EducationMontessori schools have been growing in numbers for over a century, but are they actually effective for learning and development? Let's find out.
Eco-Friendly, Organic Pajamas for Sustainable Sleepers of All AgesWe're rounding up some of the coziest organic cotton pajamas to help you sleep soundly.
Plenty of Concerns Surround Red Dye No. 40 — Here's a List of Foods Without ItMany foods contain artificial colors, including red dye No. 40. Avoiding dyes takes effort, but this list of food without red dye No. 40 can help.
Beachgoer Finds a Corkscrew Shark Egg on the Beach, Stunning MillionsDid you know that California horn shark mothers lay corkscrew case eggs?
Just How Bad Is DEET? A Look at the Common Insect Repellant IngredientWhy is DEET bad for people and for the environment? DEET is EPA-approved, but there are some concerns to understand.
Make Delivery a Breeze With These 10 Foods That Naturally Induce LaborAre you pregnant and looking to induce labor? These 10 foods naturally induce labor in pregnant people for an easier delivery experience.
How to Avoid Toxic Heavy Metals in Baby FoodHow can we find baby food without heavy metals for our children? A new report found high contamination rates in various common baby foods.
Zuru Recalls Millions of Baby Shark Bath Toys Due to Injuries — What to KnowOn June 22, 2023, toy company Zuru recalled over 7 million Baby Shark and mini Baby Shark bath toys. Here's what to know.
Bengals May Be the Perfect Family Cat — Here's WhyThese cats can get along with almost any and everyone.
Here's Why Babies Stare at YouBabies stare a LOT — and it's not just because you're beautiful.
Why Everyone Should “Adopt Don’t Shop”"Adopt, don't shop" is an important credo to follow if you're looking for a dog or cat to join your family — here's why.
Going to a Baby Shower? You Can’t Go Wrong With These Fun yet Practical Gift CardsThese baby shower gift cards are sure to make the parent-to-be as happy as ever.
Becoming a Doula: What to Expect From the Certification Process (Exclusive)If you've ever considered training to become a doula, here's what to expect in terms of how long the process will take.
Love a Good Bubble Bath? Try These Vegan and Cruelty-Free OptionsIf you are looking for vegan bubble bath brands, check out these companies making bath products you can feel good about.
7 Baby Shower Gifts for a Mom-to-Be, From Sustainable to HandmadeAre you striving to be the best guest at the shower? If so, you’ll want to check out these baby shower gifts for mom.
A Pediatric Dietitian's Guide to Choosing the Best Dairy-Free Baby Formula (Exclusive)Dairy-free baby formulas are generally safe for all infants, a pediatric registered dietitian tells us.
Doulas Share the Top Questions to Ask Prospective Doulas — and Red Flags to Look Out For (Exclusive)We spoke with a few incredible birthing professionals to learn about some questions to a ask a doula, and how to find a doula near you.
Where to Find the Best Used Cloth Diapers, for Your Zero-Waste BabyBuying disposable diapers is costly and bad for the environment. Here are our favorite eco-friendly alternatives.
Why French Bulldogs Are So Expensive — Even If You Adopt OneFrench Bulldogs are charming, lovable and incredibly friendly companions. But why are French Bulldogs so expensive?
Best Places to Find Used Maternity Clothes, So You can Save Money and the PlanetWhere can you find used maternity clothes? Plenty of websites offer gently used maternity clothing for lower prices than retail.
These Crafts for Toddlers Are Perfect for SpringGiving your young child a creative outlet is a great way to keep them occupied in a healthy way. Here are three spring arts and crafts for toddlers they will love.
Is ‘CoComelon’ Actually Bad for Kids? Here’s What Experts SayParents are wondering if the popular YouTube Channel and Netflix show ‘CoComelon’ is bad for kids. Keep reading to see what the experts had to say.
Here's How You Can Mindfully Dispose of All Your Leftover Easter EggsCan you recycle easter eggs? Stay tuned for instructions on how to properly and mindfully dispose of all your leftover plastic and real painted eggs.
EPA Identifies Millions of Lead Pipes Nationwide — Can Any Water Filters Remove Lead?Are there any water filters that remove lead? The EPA has found that over 9 million water pipes nationwide are made from lead.
Earth Day Facts For Kids, For Some Next-Level TriviaEarth Day facts for kids: here are the catchiest and the most awe-inspiring pieces of trivia to help your family prepare for Earth Day 2023.
Hilary Duff on Her Family's Sustainable Swaps, Who "The Father" Might Be, and More (Exclusive)Hilary Duff recently opened up to Green Matters about 'How I Met Your Father,' her family, sustainable living, and more.
Reef-Friendly Vs. Reef-Safe Sunscreen: Here's the DifferenceReef-safe or reef-friendly sunscreen is a must if you're hitting the beach this summer.
A Guide to Hiking With Kids, to Pass Down Your Love for Exploring the Great OutdoorsThinking about taking your kids for a hike? Here's your go-to guide to passing down your love for the great outdoors to your children.
Try Reusable Water Balloons for an Eco-Friendly Summer BattleWe suggest using reusable, eco-friendly water balloons for all of your water balloon fight needs.
How to Use Soap Nuts to Make Your Laundry Routine Zero-WasteIf you've ever wondered about using soap nuts to make your laundry routine zero-waste, read on.
Benefits of a Tiny Home: Everything You Need to Know About the Eco-Friendly HousesTiny homes are a rising trend — and not only are they cool, but they're affordable and eco-friendly.
Are Diapers Biodegradable? Here Are the Most Sustainable Diaper OptionsAre diapers biodegradable? Here's your guide to keeping diaper time eco-friendly.
The Best Non-Dairy Milks for Toddlers and KidsThere are many non-dairy milks that experts recommend for kids.
Snowshoes: What Size Am I, Eco-Friendly Brands, and How to Get StartedWhat size snowshoe am I, and which brands are the most sustainable? Here's a guide to picking the perfect snowshoes this winter, for beginners.
Home Births Are on the Rise in the U.S. — Watch These Incredible VideosIn the U.S. in 2021, home births reached their highest rate in three decades. Here are some incredible home birth videos, plus a look at the data.