Alice Emory

Alice Emory is a lifestyle writer at Romper, where she gets to cover all things parenting. Alice covers everything from pregnancy, to playdates, to school concerns, to why toddlers think the toilet will eat them. One of the best things about her job is that she gets to learn about so many different aspects of being a mom, from why babies have bald spots, to the easiest Halloween crafts to make with junk lying around at home, to how to have heart to hearts about the tooth fairy. She has previously written for Motherly and McSweeney’s. In her downtime, she enjoys traveling, live music, and hanging out with her husband and son
Alice Emory

The Tooth Fairy

Is The Tooth Fairy Real?

How to handle the myth of the winged canine collector.

Breastfeeding

Are You Breastfeeding & Also *Starving* At Night?

Experts explain why so many breastfeeding moms are digging into the hummus at 2 a.m.

Adoption

6 Books To Read If You're Thinking About Adopting

Recommended by adoptive parents.

Summer

30 Instagram Captions For Every Beach Photo You Take This Summer

Because you have to document the ocean. It’s a rule.

Take Your Child To Work Day

Take Your Child To Work Day Is Today & Also The Last Like 400 Days

So why not show your kid the best way to balance a laptop and coffee mug on the edge of the bathtub.

April Fools' Day

Last-Minute Ideas For April Fools' Day Pranks

Because you’ve got to prank someone.

Postpartum

Babies Are Heavy, Y’all — Postpartum Joint Pain Is A Thing

But here’s how to tell if your pains are more serious than you think.

Pregnancy Pains

Can We Just Talk About Pregnancy Leg Cramps?

Honestly, it’s just unfair.

Food

Your Toddler Can Get Plenty Of Protein Outside Of Meat

But here are some tips on how to feed your little carnivore.

Parenting

What Does The Tooth Fairy Leave These Days Anyway? 10 Parents Share

From tiny toys to foreign currency, the Tooth Fairy has a wide range of gifts to put under a pillow.

Life

The Pandemic Panic Purchases We Regret The Most

2020 was the year we tried to save ourselves with online shopping. We have some regrets.

Holidays

2020 Is The Year I Finally Admit That Christmas Movies Were Right All Along

Zuzu's petals, the Whos' roast beast, and the Red Rider BB gun really were the important things.

Holiday

Remembering Some Of Our Coziest, Funniest, Christmas Memories

Mine involves dancing to Billy Joel.

Parenting

Don't Panic: Here's Why Your Baby's Hair Is Sporting Some Little Bald Patches

Second Pregnancies

Can Your Toddler Tell That Labor Is Near?

Life

13 Simple Halloween Crafts For Kids While Everyone Is Stuck At Home

Life

Can A Chiropractor Turn A Breech Baby? Experts Explain

Life

13 Kid-Friendly Halloween Costumes That Require Gloves

Life

Walgreens Lets You Put Whatever You Want On Face Masks, & Imma Get Passive-Aggressive

Life

Do Newborns Need Outside Time? Pediatricians Weigh In