Top tips for finding the right fit for your child and family
The scoop on poop and other first-year digestive drama
Optimizing oral health for babies and toddlers
Stay sane on your summer camping adventures with wee ones in tow
Sensory bins, bubbles, outdoor crafts and more
Practical and adorable gifts for the new dad in your life
Tips for navigating this tricky transition
Wooden alphabet toys, learning puzzles and more
When it comes to building motor skills, nothing beats the real deal
Expert tips for the whole family to catch some z's
Dance, move, create, sing, make music and have a blast!
Stroller-friendly trails and paths around Seattle and the Eastside
We can do hard things
Age-appropriate shows your toddler will love
These simple, everyday games will help your baby's brain development
8 great stroller-friendly trails for running and walking with tots
We have good days and bad days — just like you
Seattle Children’s on the safety information every parent needs to know about
Turn trash into treasure and encourage kids' creative play
Impart some important life skills with these books
Unique costumes, superhero slime and more
Keep those little hands busy!
When and how to start caring for your child’s teeth
Plus, how late is too late for them to sleep in during the summer?
Where to breastfeed in Seattle, Bellevue and more
Everything changed when my daughter arrived
Don't freeze when they ask about the birds and the bees
End epic food battles for good.
Are car rides interfering with your child's usual nap schedule? Here's what to do
Expert tips to help you and your child make a smooth transition
Get out of the house with these fun ideas
The dos and don’ts of successful weaning
Here's how to apply for this new grant
Discount bears Sunday and Monday for National Hug Day
The answer may surprise you
New doo-doo ditty overcomes one mom’s reluctance about potty-training tunes
Two North Seattle children's book buyers' reading lists for 2019
A picture truly can be worth a thousand words
Plus, maternity leave, sleep schedules and more baby news
Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson of Seattle Children's offers her advice
The answer is...
The secret to a winning birthday cake is hiding in your toy bin
Sudden infant death syndrome is the leading cause of death in infants, here’s how you can help change that
And what can we do to change that?
Having trouble potty training?
A Q&A with Aidan Key of Gender Diversity
"Keep It Real" comes out August 17 with two free shows on the horizon
News and essential gear for new parents and babies
Baby- and tot-friendly treks in Western Washington
Plus, a new special for your kid's birthday month
Sleep solutions for restless kids and modern families
Find support in your fourth trimester with a postpartum doula
4 products to know about
What new research out of the University of Washington found
Nutritious recipes for nursing mamas
Is this the end of mushy baby food as we know it?
Even months-old kiddos will benefit from these tips
3 tips to help make the hunt easier
Nobody escapes the tough times as a new mom.
"Establish a routine to give you a sense of being normal."
Learn the latest, from recent research to gaga gear
Meet the Kent resident and new mom at 40
How did we start having children sleep in separate rooms, anyway?
The University of Washington shares new research in latest EDU Talk
Creative ideas to save those sweet memories
What you need to know about selective mutism
All it took: a beautiful box, a love of animals and a snowstorm
Sleep solutions for modern families
Your post-kid financial checklist
How do you cultivate compassion in children in a culture that centers vitriol and division?
It's not as hard as it may seem
Practical tips for keeping your cool
Dr. Nadine Burke Harris opens up about childhood trauma — and how to heal
The case for a less-connected childhood
Local parents open indoor play gym for tots in Ballard
Both bills will head to the House
A medical researcher and new dad struggles with the answer
How parents can inspire young girls to pursue STEM education and careers
New book helps parents nurture creativity and resilience
Legal shouldn't be confused with safe
Reconsider how and when you have this important conversation
Health care is going virtual, but is that a good thing for families?
Tips for keeping your cool
'I cringe when the teacher talks about glitter and then hands out wands'
How one technique stops tantrums in their tracks
New research uncovers how parents can teach their kids the value of hard work
Tips for raising grateful — not greedy — kids
A doctor's case for why you shouldn't skip the shot
Should we or should we not ask for them?
This baby sleep aid is anything but safe
Police found the mother but no charges have been filed
It's not easy but these tips will help
How to survive an outbreak with your sanity intact
Celeb mom Whitney Port opens up about her breastfeeding challenges
Whether daycare, preschool or kindergarten, these tips will help you handle it like a pro
Why you might hear your pediatrician mention this
Breastfeeding journeys often look different for Black parents
A state program you need to know about
Latest research, hottest gear, best baby outings
A mom deals with a litany of questions for her son's first haircut
How playtime boosts learning for toddlers and preschoolers
A provocative new book makes a case for presence
"Will he call me 'mother' in Hindi or in English?"
The 110-year-old ‘city within a city’ has something for everyone
Young children and elderly residents bond
Science and culture clash as a mother welcomes her first child
What's in a name?
Tales on a tugboat, nature stories at Seward Park and more
4 unexpected ways parenthood changed one woman’s marriage
Whatever their age, kids can get a boost with these tips
The University of Washington shares new research on the importance of play
Moms to Moms Seattle offers a community for those facing disease
Here's everything you need to know, from paperwork to mental prep
Master nap time with this expert advice
How we finally got our son out of diapers
You Don't Have to Go It Alone!
Washington was recently ranked sixth in the nation for least affordable child care — from cost to career, here's how it affects young families
From enamel issues to thumb sucking, what you need to know
Doctors say it's not safe for pregnant women to manage the pain of pregnancy with prescription painkillers
Here's the when, where and how to take the plunge and enroll your little one in swimming lessons
A new study reveals what toddlers as young as two understand about the sounds they make
Kids in daycares are sedentary 73 percent of their day
One mom finds relief from the guilt of wanting a baby girl in a family full of boys
New research shows babies are consuming unsafe levels of phthalates, and the culprit is not what some parents think
Because they grow up too fast
The renowned author and scientists shares his secrets with new parents
No chore undone with these creative charts
What makes music so magical to young children?