This sand-resistant, quick-drying beach towel will replace all other towels

This sand-resistant, quick-drying beach towel will replace all other towels

It’s the perfect size for a beach chair. Here in New York, where I live, I often take my son out for pool or beach days, meaning I lug around shoulder-breaking bags full of supplies.

Time Management Tips for Introverted Parents

Time Management Tips for Introverted Parents

Another wonderful introvert retreat that can easily be incorporated, and serves a valuable break for your child and your partner is to volunteer to take the little one on a stroll outside or for a ride in the car.

Your Teen Is Not You

Your Teen Is Not You

In my experience over thirty years of seeing parents and families, and as a mother myself, I know that most of us act as if it were true. We’re all well-meaning – we don’t think we want our teens to be us.

Parents and the Importance of the Adolescent Bedroom

Parents and the Importance of the Adolescent Bedroom

Early adolescence (ages 9 – 13) is the time to have "the talk.” I don’t mean about sex or drugs , but about expectations for managing the growing power of the bedroom in your adolescent’s personal life and your family life.

This $32 drying rack with 2,700 reviews is the MVP of laundry day

This $32 drying rack with 2,700 reviews is the MVP of laundry day

But even if you don't wear workout gear a lot, this rack is great for jeans you can't risk shrinking, dresses you don't want to wrinkle and/or your lacy intimates that could easily get shredded in the dryer.

Six Deep Breaths Back to Connection With Your Child

Six Deep Breaths Back to Connection With Your Child

My pounding heart continued for a moment – and then I took a deep breath. It’s just so so so important for me.” Her voice was quieter, not argumentative.

Mom fights back after being asked to breastfeed in private space at elementary school

Mom fights back after being asked to breastfeed in private space at elementary school

The Scottsdale Unified School District issued a statement Friday saying administrators offered Phillips a private space to continue breastfeeding when she became upset and began taking a video of the interaction.

5 Things You Need to Know About Personal Space

5 Things You Need to Know About Personal Space

Airlines provide a perfect lab to study how people feel about their personal space due to the fact that seats are close together, there’s no escape for the duration of the flight, and there’s little you can do to protect yourself from people who don’t respect boundaries.

Beyond the Face

Beyond the Face

Left: a randomly generated original face generated using the parametric face drawings model (Day & Davidenko, 2018). Right: three levels of caricatures generated by distorting the original face further and further away from the average face.

Your Kids Being Monsters With Each Other?

Your Kids Being Monsters With Each Other?

With time and practice, kids can learn to use a fairness approach to solving conflicts without our mediation. To help that happen, I suggest having a “talk-it-out space” in the house where your kids can go to sit down and work out a fair solution to a conflict.

Can "Blue Space" Provide Therapeutic Benefits?

Can "Blue Space" Provide Therapeutic Benefits?

“I believe that the sounds of the crashing waves or lapping water help us regulate our internal rhythm,” says Scott-Hudson. Alcee, like Scott-Hudson, believes that walking near the water is innately soothing.

12 best storage solutions and containers to organize your home

12 best storage solutions and containers to organize your home

“My favorite product — which I have used since I was in college — is space saver hanging hangers," said Heather Turk, owner of Organized Chaos NYC.

The mid-size SUV that's made for a family of five

The mid-size SUV that's made for a family of five

The Enhanced Active Park Assist button is where I would imagine the hand brake should be — if you’re not familiar with this sort of functionality in a car, you need to give it time.

In Therapy, I Give You My Nothing, and It Means Everything

In Therapy, I Give You My Nothing, and It Means Everything

My pause, my eyes fixed steadily on yours, the time I spend there — each second adds more to the importance I place on the possibility that those feelings existed for you.

How to Play With Your Baby

How to Play With Your Baby

Babies are ready to play socially from birth, expecting a companionship care that helps them grow optimally. One more thing: The importance of uninterrupted play It is important to let children become absorbed in their play, which helps them develop attention, focus and patience. Let the child have uninterrupted times for play.

This $36 wooden table is perfect for working from home (or breakfast in bed)

This $36 wooden table is perfect for working from home (or breakfast in bed)

Exactly what I wanted for using in front of the TV, while I sit on the couch coloring." MORE LAPTOP TABLE PICKS If you don't love my laptop desk as much as I do, but are looking for something similar, check out these best-selling options on Amazon: Neetto Adjustable Bed Table $39.99 This laptop table is a favorite from our co-worker gift guide.

The (Power) Struggle is Real: Forging Harmony With Your Teen

The (Power) Struggle is Real: Forging Harmony With Your Teen

As a psychologist practicing for almost thirty years, I’ve discovered three key principles that resolve power struggles between parents and teens: know thyself, cultivate responsiveness and nourish the relationship. Know thyself, cultivate responsiveness and nourish the relationship and these engagements with your teen will yield greater and more sustaining bonds.

Deal Alert: This pop-up princess castle with over 3,800 reviews is only $15

Deal Alert: This pop-up princess castle with over 3,800 reviews is only $15

Princess Castle Play Tent, $15, Amazon Fox Print Princess Castle Play Tent with Glow in the Dark Stars $15.00 If you're looking for more toy suggestions, check out the gift guide for babies, 1-year-olds, 2-year-olds, 3-year-olds, 4-year-olds, and 5-year-olds.

The Joanna Gaines Anthropologie home goods collection just launched

The Joanna Gaines Anthropologie home goods collection just launched

Wool Camille Pillow, $118-138, Anthropologie Joanna Gaines for Anthropologie Wool Camille Pillow $118 These fuzzy pillows are just downright fun — and when it comes to creating a space you'll love to live in sometimes that's all that matters!

Astronauts Open Up About Depression and Isolation in Space

Astronauts Open Up About Depression and Isolation in Space

It can be depressing sometimes if you're not careful,” said Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques through a livestreamed broadcast from the International Space Station, as he joined the opening of Health in Space: Daring to Explore .

When Worlds Collide

When Worlds Collide

More thought, money, and passion have gone into sharing knowledge with possible extraterrestrials in deep space than to our own fellow humans who are right here living beside us.

Brains of Astronauts Show Deterioration Similar to Aging

Brains of Astronauts Show Deterioration Similar to Aging

“The white matter changes were primarily in regions that control movement and process sensory inputs,” said Rachael Seidler, a professor of applied physiology and kinesiology at the University of Florida, and a coauthor of the study.

'My wife became a mother long before she actually gave birth'

'My wife became a mother long before she actually gave birth'

You’re creating organs, fingers, bones, skin, eyeballs!” Even though it was amazing and mind-blowing to think about, I still didn’t feel like I was a Dad, let alone about to become one.

14 home storage solutions from Jenn Falik's Better Basics

14 home storage solutions from Jenn Falik's Better Basics

Plus, it is easy to remove and re-attach so as she gets taller, I can keep them at eye level." Sock Laundry Organizer (Set of 2) $15 Also available at Amazon and Walmart .

Jason Ritter, Melanie Lynskey Quietly Welcome First Child

Jason Ritter, Melanie Lynskey Quietly Welcome First Child

Thank you for giving me a seamless performance👌🏾 @raise.the.vibe.tribe @jason_ritter @iamcharlesdking @netflix @gatelife @raisingdionnetflix A post shared by Neema Barnette (@neemafilms) on Dec 18, 2018 at 9:58pm PST “Congrats to Raising Dion Co Star Jason Ritter & his wife on the birth of their beautiful Sag baby girl🎈🎈🎈Babies are a blessing & so is Jason!” the director, 69, gushed alongside a selfie with Ritter.

Jason Aldean, Brittany Kerr's Nursery Tour Before Baby’s Birth

Jason Aldean, Brittany Kerr's Nursery Tour Before Baby’s Birth

Famous Celebrity Pregnancies: Baby Bump Hall of Fame “Navy‘s room is finally done, just in time for her to come,” Kerr, 30, said. Celebrity Babies of 2019 “And so our new journey begins,” the American Idol alum wrote on Instagram at the time.

Fall-detection technology and 3 home gadgets that will improve your life

Fall-detection technology and 3 home gadgets that will improve your life

Lou Manfredini, the host of "Home Smarts," stopped by the show to share some and easily-installed products that can transform your space. The fall-detecting smart home device TODAY editors, writers and experts take care to recommend items we really like and hope you’ll enjoy!

How a $14 rack with more than 5,000 reviews gave me back my closet

How a $14 rack with more than 5,000 reviews gave me back my closet

Home-it Mop and Broom Organizer, $14 (usually $20), Amazon TODAY editors, writers and experts take care to recommend items we really like and hope you’ll enjoy! How the closet organizer works Katie Jackson Unlike most racks, which only have hooks, this one uses slots equipped with gripping balls.

How to store winter accessories 2019: coats, hats, boots, gloves

How to store winter accessories 2019: coats, hats, boots, gloves

For example, put the gloves in side pockets, drape the scarf around hanger and tuck your hat in jacket sleeve or a pocket." The 9 items you need to organize winter coats and accessories TODAY editors, writers and experts take care to recommend items we really like and hope you’ll enjoy!

15 products to make your home cozy under $25

15 products to make your home cozy under $25

Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day Scented Soy Candle $13 This is another best-selling candle on Amazon. Books Cozy Minimalist Home: More Style, Less Stuff $13 Also available at Target . No one knows how to make a home cozy like HGTV star Joanna Gaines!