Ryan ToysReview accused of misleading preschoolers with paid content

Ryan ToysReview accused of misleading preschoolers with paid content

Ryan ToysReview/YouTubeFor those not familiar with Ryan ToysReview , the channel, which boasts more than 21 million followers, is hosted by an enthusiastic 8-year-old named Ryan and run by his parents, Shion and Loann Kaji.

This highly rated fleece jacket goes with basically everything — and it's $30

This highly rated fleece jacket goes with basically everything — and it's $30

"My favorite way to wear this fleece is under a puffer vest during the seasonal change from summer to fall ," she continued.I don't see the lint trap full of the material after washing it, it hasn't pilled or anything," raved one Amazon reviewer.

TODAY analysis: More states requiring mental health education by law

TODAY analysis: More states requiring mental health education by law

Talking about mental health isn't taboo in Andrea McCabe's fifth-grade class at Chatterton School in Merrick, New York.On a recent day, Miss McCabe, as the children call her, lead the class in an exercise: "Everybody say, 'Stress,'" she instructed the students.

See the sweet get-well card Savannah's child made for her

See the sweet get-well card Savannah's child made for her

TODAY's Savannah Guthrie had to miss work this morning due to illness — but this sweet, hand-drawn card from one of her children might just be the perfect medicine.

Andy Cohen talks to Hoda Kotb about possibility of more kids

Andy Cohen talks to Hoda Kotb about possibility of more kids

Hoda was a source of inspiration for Cohen, who sought out advice from her before becoming a father for the first time at 50 years old."It's shifted in every way and yet it's also kind of adapting,'' he said.

Theme park worker helped claustrophobic mom enjoy the ride

Theme park worker helped claustrophobic mom enjoy the ride

"The second reason I put it on and went into detail was I was hoping another mom could see it, and not feel bad like I do, all the time, when I can't get on the ride.".

Mom makes relaxing bath for son after a bad week at school

Mom makes relaxing bath for son after a bad week at school

Laurie Koch, a Colorado mom of four, made a relaxing bath for her son, Kade, after a tough start to the school year.Koch posted an adorable photo of Kade enjoying his bath — and wrote about her son's hard time at school — on her Facebook page, Justifying Jane.

School denies hot lunch to 9-year-old over unpaid balance

School denies hot lunch to 9-year-old over unpaid balance

Jefferson Sharpnack, 9, said he felt "a little hurt" when his school took his cheesy breadsticks away over a lunch debt.Cherry Hill School District in New Jersey suggested offering no food to families who had a school debt of more than $20.Bailey received loads of messages supporting her "win."

EMT learns daughter died in car crash with country singer after arriving to scene

EMT learns daughter died in car crash with country singer after arriving to scene

A deputy fire chief who was on the scene of a fatal three-car crash in New Mexico involving country singer Kylie Rae Harris last week was unaware that his teen daughter was one of the victims until he arrived.

Jennifer Lopez shares details of sweet note Alex Rodriguez's daughter gave her

Jennifer Lopez shares details of sweet note Alex Rodriguez's daughter gave her

Blending families can be tough for some, but it’s come easy for Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez .In an interview with Hoda Kotb that will air Friday on TODAY, the “Hustlers” star, who is engaged to the retired baseball slugger, opened up about a note she received from his 14-year-old daughter, Natasha.

Boy's homemade UT Vols shirt for sale on school's site

Boy's homemade UT Vols shirt for sale on school's site

Earlier this week, Laura Snyder, a teacher at Altamonte Elementary School in Florida, wrote about a fourth grader who crafted his own UT shirt on College Colors Day.“He was SO EXCITED,” Snyder shared on Facebook.

Parents are taking 'Toy Story' back-to-school photos

Parents are taking 'Toy Story' back-to-school photos

New Jersey mom Tammie Stark has been capturing creative milestone photos of her son, Nicholas, since he was born.New Jersey mom Tammie Stark captured this cute back-to-school image of her son, Nicholas, with his "Toy Story" toys.

Mike Piazza on fatherhood, baseball, secret to happiness

Mike Piazza on fatherhood, baseball, secret to happiness

"The first rule — to try to be happy — is to not care what people think," Piazza told TODAY Parents .Retired from the game in 2008, now living in Italy with his wife and three children, Piazza chatted with TODAY Parents while visiting New York and his former team, the Mets.

Hoda Kotb returns to TODAY show after maternity leave

Hoda Kotb returns to TODAY show after maternity leave

In April, Hoda adopted her second child , a beautiful baby girl named Hope Catherine, and since then, she's taken time to appreciate every precious moment with her new bundle of joy.

New Dr. Seuss book is hitting the shelves! Get an inside look at 'Horse Museum'

New Dr. Seuss book is hitting the shelves! Get an inside look at 'Horse Museum'

Geisel's widow, Audrey , found the story and his original sketches in a closet 21 years after his death, and its Australian illustrator, Andrew Joyner, who completed the author's vision — in the same beloved style — for "Horse Museum.".

Jenna Bush Hager shares photos of Mila and Poppy going back to school

Jenna Bush Hager shares photos of Mila and Poppy going back to school

Not long after Jenna Bush Hager welcomed a new child , she shipped out two !The TODAY with Hoda & Jenna co-host and new mom of baby boy Hal posted a pair of back-to-school photos on today, featuring daughters Mila and Poppy .“Back to school!!!

Lego's playsets are now accessible to people who are blind

Lego's playsets are now accessible to people who are blind

It was Matthew Shifrin, an entrepreneur who was born blind, who inspired the toy maker to ensure that those who have vision impairment could build Lego play sets like everyone else.Inspired by blind entrepreneur, Matthew Shifrin, the new building instructions will help children with vision impairment build and learn through play using LEGO bricks.

All grown up! Savannah shares Vale's 1st day of kindergarten

All grown up! Savannah shares Vale's 1st day of kindergarten

Savannah Guthrie posted a sweet photo on Instagram Thursday of her oldest child smiling bright ahead of her first day of school.Guthrie also posted an adorable photo of her and Vale showing off a very similar pose.

NBC News correspondent Kasie Hunt, husband Matt Rivera welcome baby boy

NBC News correspondent Kasie Hunt, husband Matt Rivera welcome baby boy

On Wednesday night, a 9-pound, 8-ounce baby boy named Mars Hunt Rivera was born to Kasie Hunt, an NBC News Capitol Hill correspondent and the host of “Kasie DC” on MSNBC, and Matt Rivera, a senior digital producer for “Meet the Press with Chuck Todd.”.

Little girl has life-changing surgery to remove facial tumor

Little girl has life-changing surgery to remove facial tumor

“We went to a supposed expert in Kuwait who said to just use a topical cream and it would go away,” Nunez told TODAY Parents .She was like, ‘I can see the bridge of Noor’s nose!” You couldn’t see it before,” Nunez said.

Ellie Kemper jokes she's '102 weeks pregnant' in baby bump photo

Ellie Kemper jokes she's '102 weeks pregnant' in baby bump photo

Ellie Kemper is getting closer to the finish line with baby No. The "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" star posted a rare photo of her baby bump on Instagram Monday and joked that she's "102 weeks pregnant!".

Hoda Kotb tells Maria Shriver about moving moment with daughter

Hoda Kotb tells Maria Shriver about moving moment with daughter

"I was putting Haley to bed, and it was kind of like the beginning of this new (transition) coming back to work," Hoda recalled.Hoda Kotb reflects on the special moments from maternity leave.

Study: September kids have advantage over August-born babies

Study: September kids have advantage over August-born babies

A study suggests that the month in which you're born may help you out in school .Research into the age of children as they start kindergarten found that students who are older than most of their classmates had an academic edge over their younger peers.

What adopting a white baby taught one black family

What adopting a white baby taught one black family

Born premature to a drug-addicted mother in July 2017, the baby weighed just 1 pound.“My foster care supervisor called and said, ‘Is there any way you can go to the hospital and do skin-to-skin with a baby?’” Jones-Baldwin told TODAY Parents .Dad Richardo Baldwin, far left, and mom Keia Jones-Baldwin, far right, are pictured with their children.

Danielle Fishel opens up about son Adler's rare medical condition

Danielle Fishel opens up about son Adler's rare medical condition

It affects approximately one in 10,000 babies, Shreiber told TODAY Parents .Fishel stopped nursing after Adler was diagnosed.“Unfortunately, my breast milk was creating fluid in his lungs, and we had to take him off of breast milk and put him on a specially formulated formula that doesn’t use the lymphatic system," she said.

Hospital has graduation ceremony for baby who spent 135 days in NICU

Hospital has graduation ceremony for baby who spent 135 days in NICU

“I wasn’t sure we would ever get to take Hartley home,” Moon, a postpartum nurse, told TODAY Parents .Hartley Moon graduated from the NICU after an 134 day stay.Hartley with her parents Taylor and Spencer Moon.

Boy consoles classmate with autism on first day of school

Boy consoles classmate with autism on first day of school

Luckily, Christian knew exactly what to do.“He went to console him, grabbed his hand and walked him inside of the school,” Courtney Moore wrote.Conner Crites told his mom that he "loves Christian.

Craig Melvin admits he did this on his son's first day of kindergarten

Craig Melvin admits he did this on his son's first day of kindergarten

TODAY's own Craig Melvin illustrated that latter point perfectly when he shared what it was like to send his son, Delano, off to school Tuesday.

Funny moms write Lizzo 'Truth Hurts' parody about mom life

Funny moms write Lizzo 'Truth Hurts' parody about mom life

Eliza Morrill and Stephanie Hollifield use their blog, Momstrosity, to help other moms laugh and not take motherhood — or themselves — too seriously.Morrill says she and Hollifield — her best friend and fellow foster and adoptive mom — are inspired by Lizzo's way of being real with her audience.

Where to buy school uniforms as more schools require them

Where to buy school uniforms as more schools require them

According to the Deparment of Education, more than 40% of public schools and pre-schools now require uniforms, and 26% of students in the United States were wearing them last year, according to Prosper Insights and Analytics.