New LEGO BOOK Gets Medieval

LEGOs, just about every person I know has, at one time in their life, played with these colorful simple interlocking blocks. People have been building automobiles, spaceships, monsters and even castles for over 60 years. Like many of you, I still have my LEGOs that I had as a child. An heirloom ready to hand down […]

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9 Reasons Why We Need More Parents Like You

1. You believe in science. Evolution? Check! Climate Change? Check! Space Exploration? Check!   2. You don’t feel the need to schedule every minute of your child’s day. You are a big believer of unorganized play.   3. You read to your child as much as possible. The benefits of reading to toddlers and little kids […]

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5 Great Online Indie Kids’ Clothes Boutiques

Your kiddo is only gonna let you dress them for so long before they take their style down an adorably horrific path that you just can’t follow, which is why you MUST pepper your little’s wardrobe with at least a few quirky head-turning indie pieces that are so cute (and so you) that you think you just might cry.

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5 Unique Marvel Kids’ T-Shirts

You may have heard about the issues Disney’s been having with some of their Age of Ultron merchandising choices as of late. In case you missed it, the kids’ clothes that came out to promote the film were seriously lacking anything Black Widow. Marvel, we know you’re trying (at least we’d really REALLY like to […]

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How Many Onesies and Sleepers do I Need?

When I was pregnant, the weirdest questions crept into my nesting brain and took root, usually waking me up from a dead sleep in the middle of the night. I remember these being a few – how many onesies will she need? Which type is best? What if she doesn’t fit ANY of them? Sleepers […]

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3 Ways to Tell if Your Child is Secretly a Superhero

There isn’t anyone you know better than your kids. You were there when they took their first Earthly breath, you changed every diaper and sucked out every booger with that squeezy thing. You fought to clean every scrape and force down every vegetable. If your kid had superpowers, you would know, right? One would think. […]

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Building a Zelda Nursery Link by Link

What’s your Zelda flavor? Whether you’re a Waker or a Majora’s Mask, every Zelda fan-fam that finds themselves with a little Link on the way needs to add a little (or a lot) of Hyrulian flavor to their nursery. As we always say, get ’em while they’re young. First, the walls. Cole Bradburn decided a […]

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Nerdy With Children Apparel is Here!

A lot has happened since Nerdy with Children started covering the online baby corner of the nerdverse. The biggest of all, however, is that we had some babies. Nick Veneris, co-founder of our site, welcomed his little guy Thaddeus in March. Jess Trebing, frequent contributer to NWC, followed a few months later with her daughter […]

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How to Stop Worrying and Love the Catapult

Back before wars were fought with drones and bombs, only the cleverest of attackers would make it past high castle walls. Their weapon of choice? The good ol’ catapult. Throw whatever ya got in there (spears? Big rocks? cows?) and let ‘er rip. Sounds like it must have been a sight to see, I must […]

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5 Reasons Why ‘Baby Legs’ are Pretty Rad

Usually things kicking around the Internet with headlines like “Hollywood babies love them” aren’t really our thing, but this time we’ll let it slide. These baby legs (a.k.a. baby leggings or legwarmers) are just too friggin’ sweet to let the uber trendy kids have all the fun. As a matter of fact, I first saw […]

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