Alice Emory

Alice Emory is a lifestyle writer at Romper, where she gets to cover all things parenting. Alice covers everything from pregnancy, to playdates, to school concerns, to why toddlers think the toilet will eat them. One of the best things about her job is that she gets to learn about so many different aspects of being a mom, from why babies have bald spots, to the easiest Halloween crafts to make with junk lying around at home, to how to have heart to hearts about the tooth fairy. She has previously written for Motherly and McSweeney’s. In her downtime, she enjoys traveling, live music, and hanging out with her husband and son

Alice Emory


13 Kid-Friendly Ghost Stories For Littles Ones

Tales designed to incite a wee fright, but not a full-on freak-out.


22 Slightly Creepy (But Mainly Cute) Halloween Riddles For Kids

Fun brainteasers for kids to giggle over while chomping on bite-size Butterfingers.


40 Halloween Instagram Captions For Some Spooky Holiday Flair

“Where my ghouls at?”

The Tooth Fairy

Explaining The Tooth Fairy To Kids

How to handle the myth of the winged canine collector.

St. Patrick's Day

24 St. Patrick's Day Puns That Will Make Your Day Shine Like A Pot ‘O Gold!

Irish you already knew them...


Your Baby’s Crawling Development Depends On Things Other Than Age

So don’t worry about some kind of deadline.

April Fool's Day

Last-Minute Ideas For April Fools' Day Pranks

Because you’ve got to prank someone.

Baby Names

25 Beautiful Literary Baby Names Inspired By The Classics

Jo from Little Women will always be a timeless heroine.


30 Catchy Elf On The Shelf Boy Names

Because you can do so much better than Scout.


18 Quotes That Capture the Spirit of Thanksgiving

None of them mention cranberry sauce from a can. Sadly.


10 Cute & Cozy Ways To Mark Baby’s First Turkey Day

Crocheted turkey hats, anyone?


Can You Stimulate Hair Growth After Postpartum Thinning?

Honestly just want that magic tonic Bugs Bunny put on Elmer Fudd before he made a salad on his skull.

Mental Health

How To Manage Stress & Anxiety During Pregnancy

Up at 3 a.m. staring bug-eyed at the ceiling? You aren’t alone.


How Breastfeeding Affects Your Cervical Mucus

Whether you’re trying to conceive again or avoiding it, breastfeeding can change your mucus a bit.


7 Safety Products Every Pool Owner Should Know About

Keep that summertime fun chill and accident-free.

Summer Fun

Here's What You Need To Know If (When) Your Baby Eats Sand


Your Kids Can Build Their Own Yellow Submarine With The Beatles Magna-Tiles

All you need is love. And a magnetic field.

Memorial Day

These Memorial Day Quotes From Presidents Will Give You All The Feels

Because the holiday is more than just a kick-off to summer.


How To (Nicely) Ask Your Friends If They've Been Vaccinated Yet

What you need: etiquette tips for playdates and hangouts in our strange new world.


Are You Breastfeeding & Also *Starving* At Night?

Experts explain why so many breastfeeding moms are digging into the hummus at 2 a.m.