When the summer months leave, and the temperatures start dropping, people will often put their child’s swimming lessons on hold until it gets warmer. However, we’re here to give you some inside tips and tricks of the trade, hopefully enticing you to keep those kids enrolled in swimming lessons year round!
Daily Mom writers and editors love a good holiday drink. Whether your preference is a drink that warms your hands (like our peppermint hot chocolate), or a drink that warms your heart (like our Candy Cane Martini), we have the perfect recipes for you! Incorporate these into your Christmas party as a signature cocktail, or just whip a few up for you and your husband to sip by the fire!
What’s on your gradeschooler’s list this Christmas? Daily Mom has a list of gifts that will dazzle them! From high fashion to super-fun and functional, the gradeschooler in your life will be wowed by our picks!
Add a little personalization to your Christmas tree this year with this easy-to-make, festive photo ornament! You can use Instagram photos, family photos, or make one featuring each of your children! This ornament is also a great, affordable gift option for those family members who seem to have everything.
With so many women on your holiday shopping list and thinking of gift ideas for yourself, it’s hard to think of enough creative ideas. We have gathered our favorite gifts for every type of woman.
Don’t leave the kids out of the decor loop this holiday season! While you don’t want your nieces and nephews destroying your fine china, you don’t want them to be reduced to using the same boring Styrofoam plates you used at your July 4th BBQ either. Dress up the kids’ table with Madhouse Collection’s Fine Paper Dinnerware!
Here at Daily Mom we are kicking off the Christmas season with a series of gift guides for everyone on your Christmas list! We love making things easy for our readers so we have made a list of some of our favorite products and services for each of the loved ones you’ll be showering with gifts during this holiday season! We wouldn’t be Daily MOM without knowing what new moms love, so if you are looking for the perfect gift for a new mother on your list take a look at some of our favorite finds curated especially for them!
“What is a written birth plan and why should any time be spent writing one when the plan will just be disregarded anyway at the hospital?” This is one of the most frequently asked questions by moms-to-be and it is crucial to understand that the most important part of writing your birth plan is the process that it takes to understand your own preferences, discuss them with your birth partner, and prepare to advocate for those preferences.
In this day of technology where young children are continually spending more and more hours each week in front of the TV, smart phone, or tablet, the amount of time actually playing is being jeopardized. As parents, it is crucial that we encourage our children to engage in imaginative play. Read on to learn about the benefits of pretend play and how you can incorporate more of it into your child’s life.
Daily Mom’s 3rd baby born since our launch in March arrived on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 12:44pm via C-section to Writer Megan B.! William Jacob weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was born at 21.5 inches long! He was welcomed into the world by his loving family, Eli, Megan and big sister, Vivien!
Have you checked out the gorgeous City Select by Baby Jogger yet? From the rich colors to the fantastic features this stroller will become the envy of your friends. What makes this particular Baby Jogger stroller top the charts here at Daily Mom? Let’s take a look at some of its features.
Selecting books for little readers can be difficult, overwhelming, and frustrating. This holiday season, whether you’re shopping for your own children or for gifts, check out Daily Mom’s favorite books for children ages 12-24 months. Our list features books with textures, flaps, and other surprises – along with a few classics – and trust us: you can’t go wrong with these great reads.
Your child has learned to love their Elf on a Shelf friend over the past month or so. It has almost become a part of the family, so instead of leaving your children with a sense of doom as the Elf “reports” back to Santa if they’ve been naughty or nice, choose to start a new fun tradition every Christmas Eve – the elf gift.
Thanksgiving will be celebrated and gone, but how do you encourage an “attitude of gratitude” all year long in your child? Saying “thank you” is certainly part of having excellent manners, but instilling a spirit of thankfulness in your daughter or son is a character trait a step beyond courtesy, and a definite challenge in a consumer world. Daily Mom shares tips on how to foster an everyday appreciation for both tangible and intangible blessings.
Designed to keep children warm and safe from cold weather conditions, the lightweight Cygnet Cover is a blanket, protecting baby during all outings! Check out Daily Mom’s exclusive look at this new 3-in-1 cover by 7 A.M. Enfant below.