Babies & Children Articles

When is Daylight Saving Time 2017? When do you change your clocks for Daylight Saving? How did this... read more
Learn how to make old-fashioned hollyhock doll out of flowers, a delightful children’s craft for... read more
Here’s how to make DIY note cards using that humble spud! Potato printing is easy and fun. You can... read more
Make a glove turkey, a cute decoration for a Thanksgiving table centerpiece. Here's how: Use... read more
Here's how to make orange pomanders, which will fresh your closets and home—and also make a lovely... read more
Transform a soda can into a holiday candle decoration. Here’s how: Very carefully cut off the top... read more
Check out this author's intriguing theory—best tested by parents of large families—about the... read more
At a time when we seem to be surrounded by sameness, some parents want their children to stand out... read more
You can never be too prepared when it comes to having a baby and raising your children. Check out... read more
Judging from these tips from 1867, the expectations of children between then and now have certainly... read more
The question of when to wean a baby has plagued new mothers for centuries. Here's Almanac advice... read more
(Here's an article from the Almanac archives with some tongue-in-cheek advice about having a baby... read more
This year, when you hollow out that Halloween pumpkin, save the seeds to make a cool and colorful... read more
Everyone loves to receive a gift, but writing a thank-you letter isn’t always as fun. Here are some... read more
These homemade cinnamon ornaments make it fun and easy to decorate for the holidays. A great craft... read more
The Native American art of making apple heads is both easy and fun. Follow these instructions for a... read more
Learn how to make a bird seed wreath with these simple instructions, and create something very... read more
The Moon has a personal relationship with us all, and folklore has it that courting and birthing... read more
Native Americans used cornhusks to make spiritual messenger dolls. Early settlers in the Colonies... read more