Marni Fogelson-Teel

Daycare centers in Helsinki will offer vegan meal options during one-year food trial

Daycare centers in Helsinki will offer vegan meal options during one-year food trial

Most vegan parents have become accustomed to packing their children their own lunch and snacks to ensure their little ones get plant-based food throughout the day, but parents in Helsinki, Finland may

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Hospital volunteer has quietly rocked and soothed hundreds of NICU babies for the past 11 years

Hospital volunteer has quietly rocked and soothed hundreds of NICU babies for the past 11 years

Babies in the neonatal intensive care unit at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio have a lot of work to do: learning how to breathe on their own, withdrawing from a drug addiction

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Breast milk jewelry turns mother’s liquid gold into a wearable keepsake

Breast milk jewelry turns mother's liquid gold into a wearable keepsake

When I think of the 15 months I nursed my son, I feel overwhelmingly sentimental. For a colicky baby and an overwhelmed new mama, breastfeeding was one of the few ways that calmed us both and helped us

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Inventor uses found objects and blocks to make kid-friendly Rube Goldberg machines

Inventor uses found objects and blocks to make kid-friendly Rube Goldberg machines

Rube Goldberg machines are often quite complex and highly creative ways to problem-solve and demonstrate cause and effect. One example would be the extensive steps taken in order to open a gate, as seen

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LEGO toys are becoming more violent and featuring more weapons, according to new study

LEGO toys are becoming more violent and featuring more weapons, according to new study

LEGO is among our kids’ absolute favorite toys, and we’re pretty fond of them too since they encourage creativity and imaginative play and build motor and spatial skills. But a new study

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12 treehouses that have us dreaming of summer vacation

12 treehouses that have us dreaming of summer vacation

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Organic Nomad pillow-blankets are the ultimate travel accessory for kids

Organic Nomad pillow-blankets are the ultimate travel accessory for kids

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Mom’s voice has a powerful, light-up effect on her child’s brain

Mom's voice has a powerful, light-up effect on her child's brain

Talking to your baby or child is essential for helping her understand the world around her, building her vocabulary, and bonding with you, and a new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine

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Under the Gun is a must-see documentary that examines the state of gun control and violence in America

Under the Gun is a must-see documentary that examines the state of gun control and violence in America

After exposing the ills of the food industry in FED UP, Katie Couric and Stephanie Soechtig are turning their lens on gun control in the United States. Gun control is a minefield of impassioned views,

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Updated nutrition facts labels strike a sour note with the sugar industry

Updated nutrition facts labels strike a sour note with the sugar industry

There’s a new nutrition facts label coming to town… and certain members of the food industry are NOT happy about it. Ever since the FDA announced two years ago that it was proposing changes

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HOW TO: Make vegan chocolate zucchini muffins with cute bear faces

HOW TO: Make vegan chocolate zucchini muffins with cute bear faces

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A father-to-be’s age, lifestyle & diet preconception may have a big impact on baby’s genes

A father-to-be's age, lifestyle & diet preconception may have a big impact on baby's genes

Mothers are responsible for actually growing babies, so it’s obvious that their lifestyle, diet, and environment have a huge effect on their offspring. But as we urge pregnant women to avoid eating

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Taga 2.0: The ultimate, most affordable family bike has arrived

Taga 2.0: The ultimate, most affordable family bike has arrived

Taga bikes, which are a hybrid stroller/bike/grocery toting/cool way to cruise around town, first rode onto the scene four years ago, and there’s been renewed interest recently, thanks to a shared

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Artist recreates famous paintings in painstaking detail using only an Etch A Sketch

Artist recreates famous paintings in painstaking detail using only an Etch A Sketch

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HOW TO: Make picnic-perfect vegan and gluten-free magic cookie bars

HOW TO: Make picnic-perfect vegan and gluten-free magic cookie bars

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Old toys get new limbs and a ‘second life’ to help raise awareness about organ transplants in Japan

Old toys get new limbs and a 'second life' to help raise awareness about organ transplants in Japan

Despite the fact that around 14,000 people in Japan are currently waiting for an organ donation or transplant, only about 300 people each year actually receive the organs they need. That number works out

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10 simple and effective ways to help your child calm down and chill out

10 simple and effective ways to help your child calm down and chill out

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9 small magical touches that make fairy houses spring to life

9 small magical touches that make fairy houses spring to life

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