Turn the organized chaos that is your child's playroom into a serene spot of tidiness with systematic shelving to ease your days. Though we may not be able to control how the play area will look post-nap time, we can ensure we have a toy organizer (or two!) to hold the goods once bedtime rolls around.
Raising kids in today's world poses numerous different challenges for parents. When should your child be introduced to TV? What about the iPad or the family computer? We've rounded up safe technology products you can feel good about giving to your children.
Create an enjoyable space for your kids to flush and brush with these décor essentials. Although a children's bathroom doesn't offer a huge amount of space, it can easily be spruced up by adding hints of color and character. Let the splashing begin with these bath essentials.
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.
Summer vacation means one thing: Your yard is about to become a sea of kids' toys that have found a new home in the outdoors. If you're struggling to keep up with the chaos, shop this list of genius finds from Houzz that make staying organized a breeze.
From tubs and toys to soaps and shampoos, here's what your baby needs for a fun and soothing bathtime routine.
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
Give them the best snow day ever with winter weather toys that spark their creativity, equip them for snow battles, and captivate their imaginations.
Back-to-school shopping is fun with these outfit ideas that parents and kids will love. These outfits will show off their personality and give them the confidence to tackle the upcoming school year.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
From fun food sets and building blocks to unique playhouses and play kitchens, here's our top toys that promote pretend play and inspire your child's imagination.
After the great earthquake known as "the wrath of the Lamb," Vicki copes with Ryan's death, Judd attempts to escape the devastatio...n by motorcycle, and Lionel, having lost his memory while undercover at a Global Community camp, returns as a Morale Monitor. After the great earthquake, Vicki copes with Ryan's death, Judd attempts to escape the devastation by motorcycle, and Lionel, having lost his memory while undercover at a Global Community camp, returns as a Morale Monitor. read more
The fourth hilarious title in Lowis Lowry's popular Gooney Bird series! Itâ s a cold January at the Watertower Elementary Schoolâ ...the perfect weather for Gooney Bird Greene to break out her special brain-warming hat! It's a good thing she has one. Gooney Bird's brain will need to be as warm as possible this month, because Mrs. Pidgeon is teaching her class about poetry. Who knew there could be so many different ways to write a poem? Haikus, couplets, limericksâ Mrs. Pidgeonâ s students soon find that writing good poetry takes a lot of hard work and creative thinking. Gooney Bird and her classmates are up to the challenge. But just when things are going well, the kids get some terrible news. Gooney Bird will need all the inspiration her brain can muster to organize the most important poem the class has ever written. read more
Going to Gramma's takes plenty of preparation. Granddaughter packs her overnighty trunk and says goodbye to Mom, Dad, little fish ...and baby in the bed. She can't wait to see her silly millie gramma Together at last, the two spend a day full of dancing, painting each other and partying with a razzle and a dazzle before, finally, resting together in a ricky rocky swing. What a day Barbara Joosse's spirited text combined with Jan Jutte's lively illustrations create this delightful story. Full of engaging, bouncy language that zips right along, this is an original picture book that captures the loving relationship between a young-hearted gramma and her enthusiastic granddaughter. read more
Welcome to an enchanted world of majestic castles, sparkling jewels, handsome princes and fairy godmothers-starring none other tha...n the beloved Disney princesses A huge bind-up with four times as many pages and twice as many paints as a standard paint box book, "Pretty Princess Paintings "is a royally good buy. read more
Parties may have a few mishaps, but you can always count on guinea pig fun Count from 10 and back again with the sweetest-ever gui...nea pigs The guinea pigs are having a party, and like many children's birthday parties, things aren't going perfectly. But in the end everyone has a good time and the party is a success Based on a familiar counting rhyme and combining numbers and cute animals, this book makes a perfect birthday gift. read more
A group of guinea pigs at a birthday party slowly dwindles from ten to one attendees, but the animals return to share in games and... enjoy snacks with each other. read more
Library Binding, Enslow Publishers, 2013, ISBN13 9780766041844, ISBN10 0766041840
For young readers eager to learn how to care for a pet, this is the perfect series. Each title explores the life cycles of animals... that are commonly kept as pets, tracking the animal's growth and development, and discussing essential needs such as housing, feeding, and companionship. Packed with expert advice and useful tips, this series offers children all the information they need to care for a pet. read more
Explains how guinea pigs convey sadness, trust, happiness, fear, and other feelings through sounds and body language.
Describes the physical characteristics and behavior of guinea pigs.
When her computer-loving hutchmate, Fuzzy, goes missing, Coco the stylish guinea pig performs an online search which reveals that ...Fuzzy might be in terrible danger, a discovery that compels the formation of a wacky guinea pig rescue team. read more
Library Binding, Abdo Publishing Company, 2007, ISBN13 9781599287492, ISBN10 1599287498
In bouncy, appealing rhyme, young readers are introduced to a classroom with a hairy problem-guinea pigs that keep adding and addi...ng From one lonely guinea pig to two to five and all the way up to twenty, the kids find that having a classroom pet is more than they bargained for. Finally, each student gets to take a guinea pig home, until they are left with zero. That is, until Mr. Gilbert brings in a rabbit with a growing belly. From master storyteller Margery Cuyler and with energetic illustrations from Tracey Campbell Pearson, Guinea Pigs Add Up is perfect for budding mathematicians-or anyone with a love for unruly animals. read more
Paperback, Gareth Stevens Pub, 2012, ISBN13 9781433962912, ISBN10 1433962918
Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about guinea pigs as pets. Age-appropriate criti...cal thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills read more
"A wonderful celebration of the attributes of guinea pigs. A popular pet and familiar subject is given new vigor and interest thro...ugh originality, love, and respect." -The Boston Globe I LOVE GUINEA PIGS is an affectionate guide to the most charming of very small animals. Did you know, for instance, that guinea pigs rarely get sick and love to eat? Or that they love one another and have adorable children too? Portrayed in all thier amiable chunkiness, guinea pigs finally recieve the tribute they so richly deserve. read more
Sandy hates his sister's guinea pig. No way is he taking care of Princess Snowflake while the rest of the family's away. After all..., dead pets tell no tales. do they? read more