June 30. 2022

COOL MOM

It's A Beautiful Day In Jenny Slate’s Neighborhood

Jenny Slate, mother of Marcel the Shell (and Ida the baby), has given up performing her identity and doubled down on delighting you.

Pregnancy

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Abortion Is Healthcare

Keeping you informed, connected, and seen in a post-Roe world.

The Shopping List

News

The FDA Is Warning Parents To Not Use Baby Neck Floats After One Infant Died

by Jen McGuire

The warning comes after one baby died and another was hospitalized.

Celebrity

Lauren Conrad Shares Experience With "Lifesaving Reproductive Care" After Ectopic Pregnancy

by Jen McGuire

“The last few days have been hard.”

Celebrity

Tom Hiddleston & Zawe Ashton Are Expecting Their First Child Together

by Jen McGuire

Her red carpet reveal was gorgeous.

Summer

30 Easy Summer Activities For Kids That Work Rain Or Shine

by Caroline Hogeveen

These have a retro summer-vibe — back from when we had to entertain ourselves without screens for hours.

News

Ketanji Brown Jackson Spoke Directly To Her Daughters In Her Powerful Opening Statement

by Jen McGuire

“Girls, I know it has not been easy as I’ve tried to navigate the challenges of juggling my career and motherhood."

Movies

20 Family-Friendly Movies To Watch With Your Kids On The 4th Of July

by Morgan Brinlee and JM Farkas

From tales about baseball to stories pulled straight from American history, these films will round out your family’s 4th of July weekend.

Raven’s Chosen Family

by Shayla Lawson

Raven-Symoné and Miranda Pearman-Maday are each other’s LGBTQ+ icons.

Summer

Here's Why Wearing Long Sleeves In The Summer Can Be Good For Your Baby

by Cat Bowen and Mackenzie Sylvester

It sounds weird, but it’s true.

Beauty

Bright & Festive Nails To Rock On July 4th

by Grace Gallagher

These patriotic nail designs will leave you starry-eyed.

Independence Day

Festive Fourth of July Sparkler Crafts

by Grace Gallagher

These kid-friendly projects are lit.

Baby Names

These Earthy Boy Names Were Inspired By The Great Outdoors

by Katie McPherson

Declare your passion for climbing trees or scaling mountains.

Baby

Should You Swaddle Your Baby In The Summer? Here’s How To Dress Them

by Kelly Mullen-McWilliams and Mackenzie Sylvester

Be careful to avoid overheating.

Baby Names

21 Earthy Baby Girl Names For Your Little Force Of Nature

by Katie McPherson

Outdoorsy parents, gather ’round.

Craft Corner

Easy Fourth Of July Crafts For Preschoolers

by Grace Gallagher

Minimal supervision required.

Kids' Entertainment

Sea Monsters, Pandas & Everything Else Coming To Netflix In July 2022 For Families

by Jamie Kenney

Plus singing, laughs, and do-gooder cheerleaders!

Celebrity

Ginger Zee Had A Perfect Response After A Troll Asked Her "Who's Raising Your Kids?"

by Jen McGuire

“Everyone’s village looks different.”