Here are some links to what we’ve been reading around the web this week. Hope you like them too.
17 inspirational quotes to help you rock 2017, via Mom Spark.
Laughing so hard at this satirical trailer for 2016: The Movie.
The 100 trendiest baby names of all time. The reason behind #1 is pretty fascinating.
The big parenting trend of 2016 is one we can relate to for sure.
16 women of color who made history in 2016 and are worth getting to know if you don’t already.
Whoa: Major new guidelines about introducing peanuts to kids…earlier. All the details on Cool Mom Eats.
The new 18-year-old uncle everyone is buzzing about.
Writer Alisha Acquaye on her year of reading books by black women. Outstanding. (And great suggestions for your own reading list this year.)
The trailer for the documentary Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. [insert bawling emoji here]
Exquisite, difficult post on adopting a foster child by Kim Foster. (h/t Jess Shyba)
We just found tons of trendy winter boots for kids on sale right now. Shop! Save!
Ha, LEGO Dad nails the truth about babies using minifigs.
What teens want from their parents. Who knew.
Loving Notes for Life, a free after school program to combine music education with technology. Launches in NYC next week, but maybe you can get it in your community?
Fun event for NYC families with older kids this weekend: Billy Kelly’s “offensively clean” family comedy performance at the P.I.T.
Lots of women attending the Women’s March on Washington 1/21. Find updates through that link. And if you want to keep warm, we love these pink hats which each support a great cause from the ACLU to the Human Rights Campaign, but hurry!