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I used to think I had all the time in the world. I used to half listen when they said, "Enjoy it, it all goes so fast." I am now the mom who knows they were...
I've learned how to skip the nagging and use a gentler tone when reminding my kids what we need to do to leave on time each morning.
In a post that's going viral, a mom uses eye-catching visuals to share a message about car-seat safety for kids.
If you're a mom, that likely means you are tired, you've been tired and you will be tired, as long as your kids need you. I can't think of anything better....
So much of what we share as parents is about our kids' successes. But recently one of my daughters was picked last for something — and it was painful to watch....
This one is for all the moms who are always worrying about something. The TODAY Parenting Team's Cat and Nat are here to help us relax — and laugh! — a whole...
My daughter may have only lived a few hours, but she existed and she will never be forgotten.
After falling in love with a sick cat, the family decided to adopt her to teach their kids a lesson about the beauty in life's difficulties.
A mom sobbed and hugged her son as he returned from his Army deployment and surprised her at her nursing school graduation.
If all our kids' time is packed with entertainment or structure, they don't have an opportunity to motivate or awaken their own inner drive.
The TODAY Parenting Team is helping to host this year's Iris Awards. Here's how to nominate your favorite parenting bloggers and video stars.
Watching this show has made me think, feel and empathize more. It's also made me wonder how peaceful our world could be if we all could be present and love...
By the end of our son's second year in preschool, my husband and I knew he wouldn't be ready to start kindergarten with the rest of his peers.
I will never forget the day my daughter told me that Bethany, a girl in her fourth-grade class, was annoying her.
After the birth of my first child, joining seemed like a good way to network with other women who had recently given birth to a human being.
Brooke Mulford had a wish. It was granted... and then some.
Hold those snuggly newborns as much as you can. It's not only good for you, it's good for them.
Once in a lifetime, you get the chance to meet a person who is unlike any other person you have ever met. A person who is complicated, and honest, and tenacious,...
Of course, we always recommend drinking responsibly, but we also know this: Sometimes mommy really could use a drink. TODAY Parenting Team's Cat and Nat spell...
A video of a son and dad reuniting has gone viral, but the family hopes it will teach people more about a harmful bacterial infection.
10-year-old Cayson's parents found a pair of glasses that allowed him to see certain colors for the very first time, and we're lucky they caught the moment...
If you think badgering, bullying or constantly correcting your child will make him or her more likable, more confident or more successful, please reconsider....
TODAY Parenting Team contributor Jill Simonian shares parenting life lessons from the "This is Us" season finale red carpet.
Six-year-old Nava Klar loves Legos, puzzles, math — and her purple dress from a new clothing line called Princess Awesome.
We hear it all the time: "Four girls?! Wow, you must have your hands FULL. Poor Dad, he is seriously outnumbered. Are you going to try for a boy?"
As a doctor fought to save her son's life after he collapsed on the soccer field, she had just one thought: "He's not going to die today."
Three little cancer survivors reunited once again to re-create a viral photo they first took three years ago.
There are at least 19,702 reasons why moms are always exhausted. The TODAY Parenting Team's Cat and Nat only had enough energy to share the funniest reasons...
"For us, the secret seems to be in staying quiet about one another's insignificant faults but, at the same time, speaking up when needed."
It seems impossible at 3 a.m. when you are this exhausted, but you know that there will be a day when you will yearn for this.
The story of two little boys and their plan to trick their pre-K teacher with a haircut is going viral for the sweetest reason.
One dad explains how a one-letter text could save a kid's life.
April the pregnant giraffe has a message she'd like to share with everyone eagerly awaiting the birth of her calf: SETTLE. DOWN.
"Time has changed us.... But there is one thing time hasn't changed. I am still yours first. And I will be yours to the last."
Hospitals are discovering that a crocheted toy animal — specifically an octopus — is helping some of their tiniest patients thrive.
This 3-year-old loves the Hokey Pokey, so during a particularly long hospital stay, her nurses decided to cheer her up with a dance party.
"I am not perfect to look at and I am not perfect to love, but I am perfectly their mother."
After 15 months, we were blessed to adopt him — and we would do it again if it means a child will not live in a hospital or die without a real and actual family....
From the sports obsession to the penis comparisons, here are 10 things I wish I'd known about bringing up boys.
TODAY's Hoda Kotb has adopted a brand new baby daughter, and from Meredith Vieira to "Watch What Happens Live" host Andy Cohen, the love is just pouring in!...
"If these little monsters are worth documenting, you are, too."