How to help children adjust to masks, according to experts and parents


Adjusting to face masks has been a challenge for many children — and it’s a problem that’s only going to intensify as more and more kids and teens head back to in-person day care, child care and school. Here are some tips to make the process a little easier.

Who should wear a mask?

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommend that children 2 and older wear face coverings indoors or out anytime they can’t stay six feet or more away from others.

“For safety reasons, a mask should never be

Mom argues that parents shouldn’t buy their kids toys


Tiffany Aufmann is the mother of two children. While she doesn’t post too frequently on her TikTok, Aufmann went viral in July for doing a little experiment with her baby. The mom made a bold claim: kids don’t actually need toys

Now before jumping to any conclusions. Aufmann doesn’t deprive her children of the brightly-colored, play objects. Many of her kid’s toys are featured in the experiment. What Aufmann demonstrates is that when it comes down to a toy made for a child and an everyday object, kids usually are more interested in the latter. Or at least, her

How to sleep train your baby? Here are the 7 tips for parents


Sleep training your baby is meant to bring your little one on a strict routine to fall asleep on the right time and have a sound sleep. So, here are certain tips for parents.

Sleep training your baby is one of the most essential parts of parenting. Experts suggest that you should start the training when your is of 4 to 6 months of age. Infants between 4 and 12 months need to get 12-16 hours of sleep in a 24 hours period. Toddlers of 1 to 2 years have to get 11-14 hours of sleep and kids of 3-5

Katherine Schwarzenegger: Chris Pratt & Katherine Schwarzenegger become parents, welcome baby girl

LOS ANGELES: Hollywood star Chris Pratt and his wife, author Katherine Schwarzenegger have become parents to their first child. Katherine’s brother, actor Patrick Schwarzenegger confirmed the news in a video obtained by Entertainment Tonight on Sunday.

“They’re doing great… just got her a little gift,” Patrick said in the clip.

The 26-year-old also showed a package with a pink ribbon on camera before getting into his car.

It is, however, unclear whether the gift was for his sister or the baby.

Patrick also did not mention the little one’s date of birth.

This is the second child for 41-year-old Pratt.