First Fatherhood Moments

Happy Father’s Day! Remember that first moment you found out your life was about to change? Dove Men+Care takes a beautiful look at those moments in a tear-jerking minute-long video that will have you reliving the first time you found out about your little bundle of joy.

Mothers, We Are Building Cathedrals

One of my most-beloved possessions is a book about Gothic cathedrals my niece gave me years ago. Inside the book my niece inscribed a lovely message and a link to a Youtube video, of all things. Entitled “The Invisible Woman,” this video absolutely changed my life, how I feel about the 53 years I’ve known […]

Buzz and the Dandelions

A beautiful display of a baby enjoying a dandelion – watch this and try not to laugh!

Baby Laughs at Mom Eating Chips

Igniting Curiosity: The 3 Best New Shows for Toddlers

Do you let your children watch television? Chances are you have a lot of memories tied to the shows you used to watch when you were little – Sesame Street, Zoom!, Electric Company, even Fat Albert and The Simpsons. But with a changing technological landscape, TV-watching ain’t what it used to be. Now, kids consume content through […]

Chicken Tagine with Apricots

One of my favorite flavor combinations is found in the Moroccan dish known as tagine. It’s also a cooking vessel in which you put meat, vegetables, spices, and then cover and roast for an hour or so. There are few restaurants that make it, so I decided to prepare the baby version for Kenya so […]

Celery Root and Potato Puree

There’s something really cool to me about going to the farmer’s market and finding new foods that the kids haven’t tried yet. I just picked up a big celery root (or celeriac, as it’s also known), which is quite unusual looking. It’s often knobby and brown with its big, green top sprouting out. The first […]

Baby’s First Crawl

This baby’s first crawl was caught on video and you won’t believe how adorably cute it is. Watch her push and struggle and finally make it, to a delightful reward from the family pup.    

I Told My Kids I Ate their Halloween Candy

Jimmy Kimmel is at it again! After Halloween, kids are stoked about their candy earnings, eager to get their hands on all the fun-size candies and chocolates that they can. So, what would happen if you told your little one that you ate all his candy? A temper tantrum for the ages? Or a sweet […]

Second Graders Try a Seven-Course, $220 Meal

How would your child react if you sat him or her down at a fancy restaurant for a seven-course meal fully prepared by one of the best chefs in the country? It sounds a little bit like a nightmare, but what resulted was an adorable exploration into the tastes and preferences of children – and […]