The diaper bag. It is a necessary part of parenthood, from baby's first few days in this world well into what may be their toddler years. It can seem daunting at first to try and determine what defines "must-have" versus "meh, maybe not" on-the-go gear. That's why we've rounded up our favorite diaper bag essentials, from a few ideas as to what to pack in a diaper bag for the hospital to what might even be a bit of a "bonus" for mom and dad. Speaking of, not much differs when it comes to diaper bag essentials for dad or mom, but guys on the go may appreciate a diaper bag backpack or duffle of their very own. You know, to avoid potential paisley prints or darling designs perhaps less desired by some dudes.
It's never too early to get a little one hooked on reading. These fun, personalized storybooks for kids combine entertainment with education, making your budding bookworm the hero of their own story. Whether it's a Disney story or a bedtime story, get your birthday and Christmas gift shopping done early and order one of these unique page-turners from Amazon, Etsy or Uncommon Goods now!
From pint-size furniture to decorations that double as playtime favorites, here are some of the best playroom ideas for toddlers
Summer's almost over and it won't be long before it's time to head back to school. But why make your kids spend the last days of vacation in stores when you can do all of your shopping online at Target? Whether you're using Target School List Assist or picking out your own classroom essentials, we've rounded up our favorite Target school supplies that you can shop below.
Going back to school after a super summer vacation is no fun. But going back-to-school shopping? Now that's fun! What kid doesn't love picking out new backpacks, lunch boxes, notebooks, pens, crayons and more? We've rounded up some of our favorite back-to-school supplies, all available at Walmart. Shop them below.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
This school year will be even more incredible than the last with the help of the Incredibles 2 gang. From backpacks to lunch time all of your back to school essentials are covered.
Subscription boxes are the perfect gift for the fun-loving kiddos in your life. With options including everything from science to cooking, kids will love receiving their very own monthly packages filled with fun activities and toys. Don't know which subscription to choose? Read on to discover 12 of our favorites.
You signed your aspiring wide receiver up for football. Now what? Finding the best football cleat that's touchdown-worthy—no pressure. Don't worry, Nike has you covered when it comes to providing a reliable cleat and safety gear that you'll need to get your little athlete's football career started.
Choosing a reliable football cleat for your child can help prevent injuries and further their ability to achieve their goals at such a young age. Whether your active kiddo dreams of being the next Carson Wentz or Rob Gronkowski, start from the ground up. Be sure to choose a cleat that gives their ankles the support they need, helping them look and feel good on and off the field. Not only will you find your child in the end zone quite frequently while wearing the Nike Vapor Untouchable Pro 3 Football Cleat, but you'll also feel like a true winner knowing your player is safe and secure breaking through tackles and jumping for interceptions.
Learn why the Parenting.com editors (and hundreds of reviewers) can't stop raving about the Molekule air purifier. Spoiler alert: Not only does it clean the air like never before, but it's also off-the-charts stylish. Parents, this is one nursery essential you won't want to miss.
Acquiring all the products needed to care for your children can be expensive and overwhelming. But you can make the experience a lot less stressful for yourself and your family with quality tools and toys that can be used for all your children.
Send your kids off to class in style this fall with the trendiest back-to-school clothes from Zappos. From Mamma Mia-inspired bell-sleeves to World Cup-approved casual wear, these latest looks will have them dressing to impress all year long.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Selecting an educational toy for children that keeps them engaged can be challenging. With the right tools, you can make the toy shopping experience a lot less stressful.
For centuries, Aesop's beloved fables have taught children important lessons in the most charming and entertaining way. With encha...nting illustrations by Milo Winter, this treasury contains the most popular of Aesop's moral stories: “The Hare and the Tortoise,” “The Fox and the Grapes,” “The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse,” and many more! read more
Enjoy the happy adventures of LillyAnne and Princess Unicorn! Unicorns do not show themselves to just anybody! Only very special p...eople, like LillyAnne, ever get to see a Unicorn - and the Unicorn that LillyAnne meets is not just any Unicorn - it is Princess Unicorn with a mane and tail made of rainbows! Whimsically written and illustrated by M. Nicole van Dam, whose children's books are always positive and feature people and animals sharing wholesome fun. Nicole also wrote and illustrated Inca Dink, The Great Houndini, Rosie and Emma Plant a Seed, This Little Puppy, Kuulu the Cockatoo, and is an internationally licensed artist. You can learn more about Nicole and her work at www.OnceUponaTime.bz to learn more about Nicole and her work. read more
Excerpt from The House of ConradHis wife had asked him daily since the child was born what he intended to name the boy. But that, ...too, he kept a secret. That afternoon it would all come out.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
What happens when your child doesn't nap, share toys or eat snack? Find out what they turn into when they get a case of the grumps.... This colorful tale describes the transformation from sweet and kind to GrumpaSaurusPotalope. read more
Teaches readers how to make various craft projects inspired by nature or for use outdoors, including painting rocks, printing a sc...arf with patterns using the sun, and turning a pink plastic flamingo into a bird like none in nature. read more
Teaches readers how to enjoy an outing at a park or on a trail, including filling a backpack, making such equipment as a snack pac...k and a decorated walking stick, playing trail bingo, and creating sculptures from natural materials. read more
Teaches readers how to attract, care for, and watch wild birds and butterflies, including making feeders and other devices.
Encouraging kids away from computers and the TV into the natural world, this fun-filled book lets them use their imaginations and ...discover the wonder and value of natural materials, as they have a go at making their own entertainment from whatever is available outdoors. With an emphasis firmly on fun, this activity book is jam-packed with instructions on how to make anything from a cricket bat to an ice lantern, as well as suggestions for expeditions, games and parties outdoors. From making things that fly to playing hay bale games, fashioning monsters from wet clay to trying stone jenga, creating living willow sculptures to making natural jewellery, this is the perfect book to help encourage children to embrace the great outdoors and create amazing fun things from natural materials. read more
Caught Doing Great Things' Pencils. No. 2 pencils in neon colors make great rewards. 7-1/2" with erasers. Pack of 12.Caught Doing ...Great Things' Pencils. No. 2 pencils in neon colors make great rewards. 7-1/2" with erasers. Pack of 12.WARNING: CHOKING... read more
What can you do with extra paper plates and cups? Simple, step-by-step instructions and full-color photos help turn ordinary house...hold items into DIY fun. read more
It’s Kangaroo’s birthday, but no one will play with him: not the emu, the platypuses, the koalas, or even the dingos. They all hav...e too many things to do. What exactly are they doing? They’re using multiplication to figure out just how many things they have to do to plan a big surprise for Kangaroo! Best Children’s Science Books 1997 (Science Books and Films) read more
Describes simple pirate-related craft projects for young children.
A collection of games, activities and drawing prompts inspired by Bravest Warriors. Holy Hardcore Hill Midgets! This book is so st...uffed with stuff it's bad-doo crazy! Draw! Butter Lettuce, Catbug, Little Danny's Unitards. Do! Finger puppets, games, laugh at Little Danny's Unitards. Quit spooning in the bouncy house and get to drawing! And doing! Note: This book does not contain unauthorized cashews. Country pork rinds, however, are another matter entirely. read more
This children's story is about three young grandchildren, who reflecting on the gloomy news of climate change, wars, hunger, pover...ty and other global issues, ask their visiting grandfather to comfort them. Grandpa tells them the story of the earth's past, present, and future relationship with humans. The story ends with an optimism that urban and suburban families are not powerless in making a difference, creating a sense of empowerment and hope. The simple solution is a market-based approach that families can do when they shop for food, which directs their dollars toward a better, healthier future with the earth and people. read more
A fantastic how-to-book full of projects and activities to help children learn about the natural world, with simple experiments, t...hings to make, games to play and things to find - in the woods, on the beach, in a field and in the backyard (and even indoors). More than 350 lively photographs show you exactly what to do. read more
Mervin the Sloth is just standing there quietly when giant letters drop onto the page: “Mervin the Sloth is about to do the best t...hing in the world.” But what is the best thing in the world? What is Mervin about to do? It doesn’t take long for all of Mervin’s exuberant animal friends to barge in with their own ideas. Flying! Digging! Gazelling! Wait, gazelling? Is that even a word?If only sloths weren’t so slow! Because maybe it’s something even better. But only Amy the red panda sticks around to see it.This inventive picture book balances zany, pitch-perfect humor with warmth and heart—and irresistibly huggable animal characters. Fans of The Book with No Pictures and The Monster at the End of This Book will delight in the way it plays with form, makes you laugh out loud, and introduces us all to our new, very slow-moving best friend. read more
There are many things you should never, ever, ever do. Like sit next to a porcupine on the subway (ouch!). Or hold hands with a lo...bster (double ouch!). Or take a shark to the dentist (triple ouch!). Bestselling author JUDI BARRETT and imaginative illustrator JOHN NICKLE give us a raucous look at the perils of taking giraffes to the movies, goats to the library, and pigs out to lunch...and other such silly stuff. read more
What can you do with an empty egg carton? Simple, step-by-step instructions transform ordinary household items into fun DIY crafts... and games. read more
If the weather does not allow your little ones to go outside and play, then this activity book will keep them busy indoors. Workin...g on the pages of this activity book will help kids prepare for formal education. Remember that school-based learning always happen on paper. If a child is comfortable with working on a vertical surface today, then he/she will not have trouble adjusting in school tomorrow. read more
What can you do with a cardboard tube? Simple, step-by-step instructions transform ordinary household items into fun DIY crafts an...d games. read more
What can you do with an empty milk jug? Simple, step-by-step instructions transform ordinary household items into fun DIY crafts a...nd games. read more
Turn an in-flight magazine into an engaging game, transform your mid-flight snack into an instant work of art: with 52 ways to kee...p kids busy, happy, and occupied in the air or at the boarding terminal, this revised and updated deck is the traveling child's essential carry-on item. read more
Presents over fifty activities to do and things to make that involve wizards, pirates, and princesses, including pirate hats, lacy... fans, and bouncing bats. read more
Things to do before sewing- 50 page pad design has a wood grain border with an aged paper in the middle there is a zipper and meas...uring bottom border. notepad & magnet set is a high-quality notepad with 1 inch magnets. Has humorous designs. read more
This book contains everything you need to get into the holiday spirit. Decorate your gifts in style, dress up for the occasion and... deck your home with hand-crafted decorations. This book is sure to provide hours of festive fun. Christmas Crafts presents a fresh approach to seasonal activities by incorporating papercraft, painting, textiles and jewelry-making. All projects use readily-available materials and are carefully chosen to appeal to girls and boys alike. Readers of all abilities can get stuck in as each project is graded with a difficulty rating of 1 to 5. A special 'techniques and materials' section describes everything you need to get crafting, with handy hints on where to shop and how to recycle old material. This section also provides further information and tips on the techniques covered in the book. Also includes 10 reusable templates attached in a handy pocket at the back of the book. read more
Imaginative craft books use simple methods and easy-to-follow directions for making a wide variety of projects, including cards, d...ecorations, and presents, and each includes stickers to add even more fun to the projects. read more