Ashley Jones

Ashley Jones is a lifestyle writer at Romper, where she writes about the topics every parent wants to know more about. From breastfeeding questions to teething trials, toddler sleep habits, body image, confidence, and more, her work includes expert advice from pediatricians, dentists, and nutritionists. She also reports on the best of the best kid toys, books, home decor, and other must-have items to make parenting life just a little easier. Ashley's work has appeared in various publications both online and in print including Mommy Poppins, Elite Daily, Let Grow, and Cancer Today. She studied journalism at Kilgore College and the University of Houston, winning awards for collegiate newspaper reporting and feature-writing. A mom and stepmom to four kids, Ashley is a native Houstonian who loves to cheer on the Astros and snack on chips and queso. You can follow Ashley on Twitter at @AshleyA_Jones.
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Wine

The Hallmark Channel Launched A Wine Club & I *Need* To Join ASAP

Hand-selected wines paired with movie suggestions? Sign me up.

Olympics

Ideas For How To Throw An Awesome Olympics Party For Kids

Because this year, you’re going for the gold.

Kids Clothing

These ‘Looney Tunes’ PJs & Sweatshirts From Hanna Andersson Are So Nostalgic

If your kids watch Space Jam: A New Legacy on repeat, check out this collection.

Breakfast

15 Easy Breakfast Ideas For Kids To Make

Yes, your school-aged kid can absolutely toast a waffle.

Halloween

I Need Target’s Halloween Aisles Right Now

I am beyond ready for spooky season.

Back To School

These Lisa Frank School Supplies Are Wildly Nostalgic

Put these colorful notebooks and folders at the top of your BTS shopping list.

Back To School

The 71 Best Backpacks For Toddlers

For when your tot wants to carry all the things.

Postpartum

Is It Normal To Argue More After Having A Baby?

Experts explain why post-birth spats with partners and other family members aren’t uncommon.

Maternity Leave

30 Texts To Send To A Friend Whose Maternity Leave Is Ending

Before they head back to work after baby, send a text to brighten their day.

Sleep

How Much Sleep Do Kids Really Need?

Learn how to set your kids (and yourself) up for bedtime success.

Kids Clothing

The New Gap 'Space Jam' Collection Is A Total Slam Dunk

These tees and pajamas will have the whole family singing that iconic soundtrack.

Back To School

These Instagram Captions Are Perfect For The First Day Of School

Whether you use a chalkboard or just take a picture of them running for the bus.

Baby Names

If You Like Knox, These Baby Names Have A Similar Vibe

These names are perfect if you’re feeling Knox.

Baby

Seriously, Why Do Babies Hate Grass So Much?

They don’t really hate it, but they absolutely will lift their feet up in protest.

Bathtime

Here's When It's Actually Safe For Baby To Sit Up In The Bath Tub

Even once they master the skill, some babies need more time before they can sit safely in the tub.

Baby Names

These 20 Baby Names Are Beautiful Alternatives To Ava

Because you like the name, but you also want something different.

Books

Your Kids Will Learn So Much From These Cute Books About The Weather

From storms to snow, these books are perfect for budding meteorologists.

Baby

5 Cleaning Products Safe To Use On Your Baby’s High Chair

Because your baby will absolutely make a mess.

Postpartum Sex

Your Guide To Having Sex After A C-Section

Don’t be surprised if things are different at first.

Food

20 Beautiful & Patriotic 4th Of July Desserts

Put your patriotism on display when you make these tasty treats for the 4th of July.