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The Best Training Tools for Teaching Kids How to Ride a Bike These six items really do help make the learning-to-ride process a lot smoother.
These Double Strollers Make Hauling Two Kids (Almost) Twice As Fun Yes, they're easy to maneuver. We promise.
This $70 Attachment Transformed My Single Stroller Into a Two-Kid Ride The Lascal BuggyBoard turns almost any stroller into a ride for two.
This Is the Best Damn Baby Gate I've Ever Used It works like a roll-up window shade and extends to block stairs or openings. It's the safest I've found.
The Best Smart Thermostats for Reducing Your Utility Bills Because sweaters, space heaters, and good insulation only go so far.
15 Tips For Taking Amazing Videos of Your Kids Rule #1: Always turn the damn camera sideways.
How to Turn Phones, Tablets, And Laptops Into Baby Monitors Why pay money for a baby monitor when you can use a pair of old phones instead?
How to Build a Giant ‘Snow Slide’ That Will Exhaust And Entertain Kids For Hours Because no kid gets tuckered out building a snowman.
‘Crazy Forts’ Helps Kids Build Pillow Forts That Never Fall Down Even better, you don't have to give up the couch.
‘Story Cards’ Help Kids Spin the Silliest Bedtime Tales Plus, it takes the pressure off you to always come up with an engaging yarn.
This Is The Best Artificial Christmas Tree, And Buying It Was the Best Holiday Decision I Ever Made I wanted a real Christmas tree, but it was too dangerous to have around my young kids. So I searched for a fake one. This is the best.
This Balance Board Helps My Kid Burn Energy When He’s Cooped Up Inside It'll also give them a leg up on learning how to snowboard.