Turn playtime into a fun teaching moment with classic, colorful Montessori toys for your tot designed to stimulate, promote creativity and develop fine motor skills. Parents will love the PVC-free materials, and kids will enjoy a hands-on learning experience playing and mastering new skills by building, sorting, counting and learning to tie, button and snap. Check out our roundup of the best Montessori toys (all under $35!) that are guaranteed to have imaginations running wild without all the bells and whistles of electronics.
Moms-to-be deserve to feel sexy, too! That's why we hunted down these gorgeous pieces of maternity lingerie, from silky chemises to stunning lace maternity underwear. No more ankle-length mumus, 4-inch wide bra straps and granny panties — you've still got it, mama! Here are some of our favorite sexy, high-quality and, yes, comfortable pieces of maternity lingerie from retailers like Nordstrom, A Pea in the Pod, Motherhood Maternity and more.
Get ready to bump up your pregnancy wardrobe! If you're wondering where to buy maternity clothes that are stylish and flow seamlessly into your existing wardrobe, you're in luck! Retailers like Target, Seraphine, ASOS, Nordstrom and even Amazon all carry fashion-forward maternity clothes designed with the modern mama in mind. That means you can find maternity tops, dresses, leggings and more clothing essentials, including plus sizes, that won't have you sacrificing style for comfort. Below, we've rounded up some of the best places to buy maternity clothes, plus some of our favorite pieces from each store. Happy shopping!
Choosing a rug for baby's nursery that's stylish, safe and comfortable can be difficult. Before you rug shop, it's important to think about the size of your nursery (be sure take measurements in advance!), the rug material you want, whether you're covering a hardwood floor or layering the rug on carpet and whether or not the rug fits the style of your baby's nursery. Look through our selection of stylish and safe nursery rugs all priced at under $250 and easily found at popular retailers including Target, Wayfair and Pottery Barn Kids.
Calling all bathing beauties, get ready to bare your bump at the beach! Perfect for some fun in the sun or a relaxing pre-baby getaway, these sleek one-pieces, trendy tankinis and gorgeous bikinis are guaranteed to have you looking like one hot mama! We've selected the best maternity swimwear to fit every shape and size, from retailers like Old Navy and Motherhood Maternity. They come in comfortable designs that will make mom feel most confident showing off all of her curves, so get ready to make a splash!
Your little one deserves the coziest, comfiest place to sleep—and you deserve a style that you love. We've compiled a list of the best crib bedding, made of baby-friendly materials, in a range of cute and trendy designs to complete your new baby's nursery space. Whether you're looking for baby girl crib bedding, baby boy crib bedding or gender neutral crib bedding with adorable woodland creatures, you'll find sets you love from retailers you know and trust, like Target, Wayfair, Pottery Barn Kids and more.
Stuck scrambling for a last minute Christmas gift for a kid on your list? Check out these awesome Amazon finds under $25—and if you're a Prime member, they'll ship for free in two days. Avoid the rush and long lines at stores and order these toys online instead! Make all of their holiday dreams come true on a tight schedule with a range of awesome, affordable gifts kids will love, including educational LEGO sets, collectible Hatchimal figurines, creative Pokemon toys and more.
Pregnancy can come with a lot of aches and pains — especially in the final months when the weight of your precious baby belly may become hard for your body to support. Belly bands and maternity belts work by lifting the belly and redistributing the weight on your stomach, pelvis, back, hips and spine more evenly. Your exhausted body will appreciate any one of these supportive and comfortable maternity bands, plus some can be worn all pregnancy long and may even double as postpartum belts. Scroll through our selection of helpful pregnancy products and accessories from Amazon, Target, Motherhood Maternity and more.
So, your baby wants a fur baby, but they're just not ready for the real deal? Don't fret — get them a FurReal Pet! These imaginative, interactive plush animals continue their reign as one of the top-selling Christmas toys for kids in 2018. These fuzzy favorites were tops last year, and with their superior range of options, sound-and-movement combinations and adorable features, we predict they'll charm you — and Santa too! The FurReal pack includes cuties like StarLily the Unicorn, Ricky the Trick-Lovin' Pet, Ivory the Playful Tiger and many more. Amazon and Walmart both have FurReal Pets in stock at the moment, but some of the best-sellers are getting shopped-and-adopted fast. We say maybe don't wait for Black Friday or Cyber Monday, especially since you can get such sweet deals on these FurReal Pets now.
Give your child a healthy start with naturally delicious baby food!You want the best for your baby, starting with wholesome, healt...hy food. Preparing organic baby food helps ensure good nutrition, and it's not time-consuming or complicated--all you need is a little planning. The Everything Organic Baby Meals Cookbook will teach you all you need to know about organics and how to prepare all-natural meals for your baby. This cookbook is packed with hundreds of ideas for food your baby will love, including:Baby's First Rice CerealPear Mango PureeMango, Peach, and Rice CerealChicken, Papaya, and Nutmeg MashHomemade ApplesauceCouscous with Grated Zucchini and CarrotsTomato and Orzo SoupSpaghetti Squash with Italian HerbsLearn how to shop economically, find the best organic foods, and prepare the freshest, tastiest meals. Feeding your little one couldn't be easier! read more
2-in-1 Baby and Family Meals takes the chaos out of mealtime by providing you with pure and wholesome recipes you can make for bab...y, and then turn into delicious dishes for your entire family. Prepare a tasty Apple, Squash and Raisin Purée for your seventh-month old, for example, and then use the extra to make hearty Spiced Mini Muffins for the rest of the clan. Or treat your baby to Kale and Banana Purée, and turn a portion of it into an evening side dish of Green Quinoa. With a companion recipe for every baby purée, your recipes will be working double-duty, but you won’t have to! read more
There is growing recognition that baby-led weaning is the healthiest way for children to develop a love of good food. Aileen Cox B...lundell used this method to successfully wean her three children. Since she began to share her delicious recipes, which are free from salt and refined sugar, on her blog, they have become a popular phenomenon.Here, in her first cookbook, she shares over 150 recipes that the whole family will love, including Three-Ingredient Banana Pancakes, Sweet Potato Super Muffins, Tuna and Quinoa Baby Bites,, Avocado Pasta, Chicken Korma Pies and Buddha Bowls. Aileen also includes advice on how to get started when your baby is ready to be weaned, as well as her very own kitchen tips.Wave goodbye to wasting time on purées and preparing separate meals - with The Baby-Led Feeding Cookbook you can enjoy watching your baby effortlessly develop a happy relationship with food for life!www.babyledfeeding.com read more
Provides recipes, organized by age, to introduce babies and toddlers to healthy foods.
Here's a delightful way for youngsters to brighten the holiday season Sixty captivating illustrations accompany the charming poem ...that launched the modern-day version of Santa Claus. Included are a smiling Santa in his sled and by the fireplace, Papa in read more
Here's a delightful way for youngsters to brighten the holiday season! Sixty captivating illustrations accompany the charming poem... that launched the modern-day version of Santa Claus. Included are a smiling Santa in his sled and by the fireplace, Papa in his nightshirt, a gaily decorated tree, sugar-plum visions, Dasher and Dancer, and many more. read more
Make your little one's Christmas memorable with the Golden Books Baby's Christmas Board Book. Your kids will surely admire the pic...tures of a cute baby playing with his toys. read more
Children will delight in reading this clever rendition of theclassic poem, and coloring in James Riceï¿½s celebrated artwork of tw...o lonelycowboys, Old Saint Nicholas, and the ornery Longhorns they must try and get topull his sleigh.Cowboy NightBefore Christmas tells the story of two lonely cowboys huddled in a coldshack on Christmas eve, visited by an old man needing help to harness longhornsto his wagon. After riding out in the night and giving good cowboy assistance,they are amazed to see the man fly off with his wagon into the sky. Walking backto their shanty, they find on the floor some gifts of their own, and a messagefrom the Jolly Old Man himself.With hischaracteristic humor and inviting artwork, James Rice combines the spirit ofChristmas with the spirit of the range, and the result is a coloring bookconsistent with the quality of Riceï¿½s other work, such as Cajun NightBefore Christmas and Gaston The Green-Nosed Alligator .James Rice is widely acclaimed as the Southï¿½s leading authorand illustrator of juvenile books. With more than a million and a half copies ofhis fifty-plus books in print, he ranks among the nationï¿½s top authors andillustrators. read more
"Set in a Louisiana bayou and told in Cajun dialect-de chirren been nezzle/Good snug on de flo'--the poem has lively illustrations... that perfectly suit the unique text."-Horn Book"Rice is especially good with facial expressions, whether they are on a Texas jack rabbit, a longhorn steer, a dusty cowboy, or the green and long-nosed alligator named Gaston."-Library JournalIt's the night before Christmas in a tiny shack on the Louisiana bayou, and Santa Claus, with his eight friendly alligators and toy-laden skiff, is on his way. Written in lively Cajun accents, the best-selling Cajun Night Before Christmasï¿½ is a beloved holiday classic. Now, with this innovative coloring book, children of all ages can put their own colorful spin on the story. These brilliant illustrations are sure to inspire some wide Cajun smiles. read more
The gorgeous illustrations of the "Night Before Christmas" book retell the classic story for your little one in a cherished way. T...his book can be personalized with your child's name, giving them the delight of ownership. read more
NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS/READABLE BOOK from our line of newspapers, magazines & books and Miniature Accessories to create a fresh ne...w look for your dollhouse or miniature scaled project. read more
You know it's really here - the night before Christmas - when the entire family gathers to read this classic holiday story.
The Little Golden Books Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night? Board Book is bound to be your little one's bedtime favorite. It narrates... the bedtime rituals of diggers, dump trucks, Snow plows, tractors and more. read more
Play your way as Santa Claus around the board delivering and receiving presents and getting involved in all sorts of scrapes and j...apesA wonderful family-time adventure engendering hoots of laughter from every playerPlayers roll dice, draw cards, and race to the endWhoever has the most gifts at the end winsContents include: Game Board, 6 Colored Wooden Playing Pieces, 1 Die, 32 Colorful Present Cards, Full Instructions read more
"I knew in a moment it must be St. Nick," wrote Clement Moore in 1822. Since then, his graphic Santa Claus image has become the wo...rld's. Moore's jolly old self, the reindeer-sleigh and chimney leap, the bag full of toys and visions of sugar plums so richly vivid in his poem, practically beg to be colored — and now they can be, in this coloring book illustrated by John O'Brien. The text of the poem accompanies the drawings, most spread over two pages, which capture in marvelous detail that tingle of Christmas best sensed by children. read more
Children will enjoy coloring the pictures while reading this retelling of the Christmas classic by Clement C. Moore, which blends ...Santa Claus with the traditional Pennsylvania Dutch figure of the Belsnickel, a thin, cantankerous old man who visits children before Christmas and rewards or punishes them based on their behavior. read more
What do little dragons do before going to bed? They brush their fangs, take a bath, and breathe fire, of course! This original Lit...tle Golden Book follows three small dragons through a funny-yet-familiar bedtime routine that kids ages 2-5 are sure to enjoy. read more
First a story, and then a kiss from Mother Bear, and Father Bear carries Little Bear to bed. And that's when the fun begins. Fathe...r Bear gets to Little Bear's room, but Little Bear is missing! Little readers will see him hiding in the MOST obvious place but Father Bear cannot seem to find him. Is he under the stove? Is he in the garden? Is he in the woodbox? Only when Father Bear walks past the mirror does the silliness end, and in a very tasty way. With this, one of the most charming bedtime tales ever, Richard Scarry has once again proven his timeless appeal. read more
The Little Golden Books The Poky Little Puppy Board Book will turn to be your kid's favorite in his/her collection. Featuring a cu...te puppy wandering through the green grass, the book will surely be a visual delight for your kids. read more
The Golden Books Dancing Feet! Board Book will be your kid's all-time favorite in his/her collection. Featuring textured collage o...f simple shapes, the book is both fun and easy to understand. read more
A weary first mate is just beginning his night's watch when he is suddenly surprised by ol' Cap'n Claus.
Only the vivid imagination of James Rice could capture the arrival of Santa on Christmas Eve in such active detail. From the danci...ng mice who decorate the Christmas tree, to the bumbling reindeer landing on the family's roof, his colorful illustrations warm the hearts of children and adults alike.After writing and illustrating several parodies of Clement Moore's classic Christmas tale, author/illustrator James Rice uses his unique style to illustrate the original version of St. Nick's visit. What's more, Rice's talent for portraying emotions is particularly evidenced in The Night Before Christmas as Poppa reacts with surprise, Santa chuckles with glee, and Grandpa's photo, hanging next to the Christmas tree, watches the whole nighttime adventure with a skeptical eye. read more
Richard Scarry's bestselling Little Golden Book picture dictionary is now a board book for the very first time!Join Huckle Cat, Lo...wly Worm, and Goldbug as they take you inside lively scenes from the airport, farm, busy roadways, and more. With 200 clearly labeled words, a vocabulary adventure awaits toddlers in this beloved classic that's truly the Best Little Word Book Ever! read more
Your little ones will surely love the Golden Books Richard Scarry's Best Little Board Book Ever. The cute bunny teaches the basics... such as the essentials in your bathroom, closet, kitchen, and playground. read more
Cozy up and enjoy this Christmas classic in a delightful new way!Simply shine the beam of a light (not included) through the page ...''windows'' to cast pictures on the wall as you read with your child.It's a fun way to end the day during the busy holiday season.PUBLISHER'S NOTE: For best results, use this shadow book with a small, single-bulb light source. A small pen light, other single-LED light, or the light on the back of a smartphone is recommended. Multi-LED flashlights are not recommended. If you have trouble getting a clear image, try moving your light closer to or farther away from the page.Ages 3 to 9.6-3/8 inches wide by 9 inches high.Covered wire-o-bound hardcover. read more
The poky little puppy in the Golden Books Poky Little Puppy's First Christmas will impress your little one for sure. It contains a...n interesting story about a little puppy that helps his little animal friend to find his way back to home. read more