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.
Pokémon video games are a classic favorite for kids and parents alike. The games center around fictional creatures that can be trained for battle and evolve into bigger, better versions. Pokémon games feature only mild cartoon violence, are rated E for everyone and are compatible with Nintendo gaming consoles and Android or iOS devices.
It's easy for parents to get spooked trying to choose the perfect Halloween costumes for their little ones. Between the overwhelming choices (princess or witch? superhero or villain?) to the barrage of opinions from their little boys and ghouls, deciding on the perfect costumes for kids can be, well, tricky. But with a little help from the Happiest Place on Earth, we've conjured up the best Disney Halloween costumes for kids this year. Whether it's her favorite Disney Junior character (you're singing the theme song now, aren't you?) or his beloved Pixar pal, here's some supercalifragilistic inspiration to make your little hero or magical creature's Halloween dreams come true.
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.
Most kids love video games — and most parents wish their kids would spend more time learning. Why not the best of both worlds? These educational video games for kids of all ages will help your little ones build usable skills like math, history, language, problem-solving 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.
Holiday toy trends for kids come and go, but there are a bunch of products on Amazon this year that we predict will remain popular for years to come. And with Black Friday deals around the corner and Cyber Monday sales hot on their heels, we expect shopping to reach peak levels earlier than ever. So get ready to stock up on the best Christmas toys now! Iconic brands like Nerf and LEGO were at the top of the list last year, but save room in your shopping cart for the latest and best new kids toys, from Fingerlings to Hatchimals to L.O.L. Surprise and more. Check out our favorite toys to buy from Amazon below.
Scratch "cuddly pets" off your Christmas toy list and snag one of these hilariously ferocious monsters instead. Grumblies are the fuming counterparts to Skyrocket Toys' sweet Pomsies. Each character has its own personality and design, plus over 40 fierce sounds and reactions. Tremor, Hydro, Bolt and Scorch will be your kid's best friend — until the fiery creature reaches full-on meltdown mode, of course. A Grumblies' short-fuse is something every parent and child knows a little bit about. These hot-headed and mischievous electronic plush toys are a major toy trend for kids this Christmas, so you might not want to wait for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Buy one (or the whole group!) and get early savings from Amazon and Walmart now.
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.
Much like the still-hot onesie trend favored by bump-free fashionistas for the past few years, maternity rompers and jumpsuits are all the rage with the mother-to-be set as well. Casual, elegant, sporty and most importantly — comfortable! — these all-in-one outfits are nothing but versatile and especially easy to wear. Check out this collection of maternity one-piece jumpsuits; there's something chic for every mama at every phase of her pregnancy.
There are times when we don't want glitter or ruffles or confusing designs splattered all over our kids' clothes. That's why we love Primary. Their clothes are basic and simple and can be worn over and over again. Another reason we love Primary? They're also making Halloween easy by inspiring parents to take matters into their own hands to create clever and adorable DIY Halloween costumes without having to pick up a needle and thread. Best of all, the costumes can have a second life—the hoodie your little guy wore for his dragon costume can be the same hoodie he wears to school the following week — minus the scales, of course. Scroll to see our favorite Primary DIY costume picks, along with details on how to make them and where to buy the essential pieces.
Already purchased an Xbox One gaming console? Most Xbox One bundles come with a game included — but when it's time to move on to more, choosing can be hard. That's why we made it easy for your and rounded up some of our top picks. Try one of these favorite Xbox One games for kids.
Add a little sophistication to your wide-leg pants with the Rosemond Red Leather Pointed Toe Mules! Luxe, genuine leather, in a vi...brant shade of red, shapes these cool mules with a pointed toe and a sleek, V-notch detail at vamp. Slide-on design. 0. 5"... read more
Let the NINO from Dolce by Mojo Moxy take you window shopping and out to your favorite coffee shop! This mule features a slip-on d...esign, fabric upper, and sturdy rubber sole. read more
A tapered block heel adds stability & style to the classic lines of our Paige mule. Fabric-lined full-grain leather upper conforms... to your foot for a custom fit. Soft, breathable fabric-lined insole. Eastland Exclusive Active Memory Foam comfort insole supports & conforms. read more
Give your feet some time off wearing the Cozy So Lite by Easy Street. This no fuss mule simply slips on for instant style and comf...ort. Supreme lightweight construction boasts a bouncy outsole and a removable cushioned footbed. Inside gore adds stretching motion when you walk. read more
In fresh white leather with a pretty floral print, these pointed mules from Y/Project are made modern and edgy with an open toe ac...cent and a curved heel. Equal parts feminine cool and fashion-conscious, show them next to bleached denim or with a high hemline. read more
Styled with an exaggerated topline, these shiny black leather mules from Y/Project are set on thin but sculptural heels. The class...ic color anchors the impact and keeps them wearable, while the slip-on silhouette promises to work for business or pleasure. read more
Styled with an exaggerated topline, these tan leather mules from Y/Project are set on thin but sculptural heels. The classic color... anchors the impact and keeps them wearable, while the slip-on silhouette promises to work for business or pleasure. read more
Lambskin leather upper and rubber sole. Made in Portugal. Approx 125mm/ 5 inch heel. Wool lined.
Black 135 sheepskin mules from Y/PROJECT.
Leather upper and sole. Made in Italy. Approx 100mm/ 4 inch heel. Wire wrapped styling.
Black printed Spiral 110 floral leather sandals from Y/PROJECT.
Black 110 Leather Strappy Sandals from Y/PROJECT.
Styled in smooth cream leather, these pointed ankle boots from Y/Project are a contemporary and cool choice with an architectural ...heel and a fitted shaft. Let them dress up skirts or add flair to tailored pants. read more
Effortless and cool, the Chinese Laundry Jump To It Mule is a must-have for all your ensembles. Pare this slide down with your fav...orite denim or dress it up with a sun dress. Slip-on design Backless mule silhouette. read more
Patent leather upper and sole. Made in Italy. Shaft measures approx 254mm/ 10 inches in height. Approx 100mm/ 4 inch heel. Side zi...p closure. read more
White leather Spiral open-toe sandals from Y/PROJECT.
Leather upper and sole. Made in Italy. Shaft measures approx 686mm/ 27 inches in height. Approx 100mm/ 4 inch heel.
A brand that doesn't shy away from contemporary impact - Glenn Martens' Y/Project is our go-to for sartorial finesse with an abund...ance of modern attitude. These black sandals are no exception with an open front and a spiral ankle strap that snakes around your leg. The girlish red print is a soft finish that anchors the statement and keeps them sweet. read more
Black Spiral 110 Patent Leather Boots from Y/PROJECT.
White leather floral print spiral sandals from Y/PROJECT.
The rules are being re-written when it comes to wearing white footwear, and Givenchy is ready at the forefront with these sleek le...ather mules. read more
*This is a Final Sale item and Non-refundable. Made in Italy. 100% horse leather. Black horse leather 'Trivellina' mule with uneve...n open toe. Stacked leather heel. read more
Black sheepskin slides from Y/PROJECT.
Black calfskin spiral sandals from Y/PROJECT featuring a round toe, a paint splatter effect, a branded insole, a high stiletto hee...l and a spiral design. read more
Leather upper and sole. Made in Italy. Approx 65mm/ 2.5 inch black Bic lighter inspired heel.
Patent leather upper and sole. Made in Italy. Approx 100mm/ 4 inch heel. Ankle strap with buckle closure. Crystal embellished acce...nt. read more