Posts by Rebecca Adler Warren

How Much Should You Spend on Kids’ Birthday Parties?

Would my son be damaged for life if I didn’t opt for pony rides or refused to rent the world’s largest bounce house? More

The Ultimate Grocery List for Busy Parents

The ultimate guide to healthy grocery shopping: when you should buy organic, when you can skip it and more! More

6 Free Things to Give Your Kids This Thanksgiving

Children cost money–a lot of money. But often, some of the most important things you can provide don’t cost a cent. More

What I Wish I Knew Before I Had My Baby

With pregnancy comes an avalanche of unsolicited parenting advice. That said, here are a few things I wish I had known before I had my baby. More

The Marketing That Starts in the Pregnancy Ward

Licensing characters for clothing, toys and packaged food is nothing new, but marketing to tots has really ramped up in the past few years. The question is–is it working? More

Does ‘What to Expect When You’re Expecting’ Get Pregnancy Right?

When “What To Expect When You’re Expecting” turned into a big screen romcom, I hoped the writers would honor the book’s straight-talk legacy. Here’s what they got right … and wrong. More