We know that it can be tempting to search the internet far and wide for parenting answers, but please try to use reputable sources.  Here are a few that we love.


  • What to Expect the First Year/What to Expect the Second Year/What to Expect the Toddler Years by Heidi Murkoff
  • Your Baby’s First Year by Dr. Steven Shelov (AAP publication)
  • The Happiest Baby on the Block by Dr. Harvey Karp
  • Making the Terrible Twos Terrific by John Rosemond
  • 123 Magic by Thomas Phelan
  • Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka
  • The Out of Sync Child: Recognizing and Coping With Sensory Processing Disorder by Carol Kranowitz and Lucy Jane Miller Ph.D OTR
  • The Explosive Child by Dr. Ross Greene
  • Baby 411 and Toddler 411 by Ari Brown and Denise Fields
  • Love and Logic Series by Foster Cline and Jim Fay
  • How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber
  • The Care and Keeping of You, American Girl doll series by Valorie Schaefer


General kids’ health questions

Vaccine information

Carseat information

Which media is appropriate for your child?

Puberty for girls


  • Period Tracker
  • My Fitness Pal


  • The Longest Shortest Time