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Watch what happens when you hand a baby a raw egg—it’s not what you expect! – Parents Article

Letting a baby hold a fragile egg seems like a pretty bad idea—so obviously moms and dads on TikTok are all trying it. The results are so surprising! All parents know that when you hand something to a baby or toddler, chances are pretty high that they’ll immediately chuck it. It’s not their fault; throwing things is fun and to be fair, it’s a good way for them to get the hang of those important gross motor skills. However, this mom…

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Moms are asking, “Should I leave my job during the pandemic?” – Parents Article

Instead of “leaning in,” we’re being forced to lean out—and I’m worried about what that means for our careers long-term.  Since the coronavirus pandemic hit, I’ve been noticing a worrying trend among the women in my social circles: moms who were able to keep their jobs at the start of the shutdown are now dropping out of the workforce. Every time I log on to my neighbourhood Facebook groups, I see more and more posts from panicked women asking for…

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These clips of kids reuniting with their grandparents are the sweetest thing ever – Parents Article

We’re not crying—wait, yes we are. It’s no secret that quarantine has been tough on families—especially for those who relied on family and friends for childcare and have been struggling without them. Luckily, some provinces in Canada have started to allow for “Double Bubbles” or “quaran-teams,” which refers to the exclusive coming together of two households to make quarantine more bearable for everyone. With double bubbles starting to come into practice in Newfoundland, parents are posting heartwarming videos of their…

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Duchess Kate and Prince William open up about homeschooling their kids during the pandemic – Parents Article

In this rare interview, Kate and William discuss homeschooling and parenting during the pandemic, along with the importance of taking care of mental health. Duchess Kate and Prince William gave a very rare interview to the BBC during the coronavirus pandemic in which they discussed homeschooling and parenting at this time, along with the importance of taking care of mental health—and even the Duke of Cambridge’s worries about Prince Charles battling the illness. In the wide-ranging and deeply personal interview,…

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10 things you didn’t know about Netflix’s “Love is Blind” – Parents Article

Greetings from the rabbit hole! With the last episode out on Netflix, season 1 of Love is Blind is officially over. But that doesn’t mean we’re quite ready to let it go. What’s happened in the year and a half since the series wrapped on production? What juicy stuff didn’t we see? And who’s struggling and who’s thriving post-pod? We immersed ourselves in #podlife to report on the juiciest nuggets to come out of the Love is Blind media blitz, including the March 5 reunion.…

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Is that a ghost baby? One mom’s terrifying baby monitor scare – Parents Article

Let’s face it–night vision videos can be terrifying. There’s something about the dark, grainy footage that makes you see things that aren’t really in the room. We’ve all been there, but we’d be hard-pressed to find anyone who understands quite as well as Maritza Cibuls. After putting her 18-month-old to bed on Friday, Cibuls glanced at her baby monitor and saw her son sleeping with what looked like a ghost baby. That’s right… a ghost baby. Take a look: Posted…

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This new “salad frosting” product gets everything wrong about kids and vegetables – Parents Article

It’s no secret that lots of kids don’t want to eat their veggies, and that many parents will do just about anything to entice them—from puréeing carrots into pasta sauce to adding ten minutes of Paw Patrol for every pea that’s not spat out. In a bid to relieve parents of some of this hassle (and to trick kids into consuming more greens), Kraft has introduced a limited-edition version of its Classic Ranch Dressing, calling it Kraft Salad ‘Frosting’ and disguising…

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This mom gave birth in the car and her 10-year-old son’s video went viral – Parents Article

It’s a well-known fact that not every birth goes according to plan and the signs of labour can be different for everyone. Nevada mom Rudia Napier discovered this first-hand while en route to Henderson Hospital for her final checkup, when her labour came on fast and furious—in the car! Luckily, her 10-year-old son Jayden was on hand in the backseat with Napier’s other two kids to capture the wild moment on video, filming all of the astonishingly fast five-minute birth.…

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