Embracing the Family Mess: Striking a Balance Between Chaos and Order • Toy Buying Mistakes and Tips to Avoid Them • Looking Back: How to Talk to Your Kids About Moving • How Did You Prepare Your Toddler for a New Sibling? • Elmo vs. Grover: My Ambiguous Disdain for Licensed Character Toys • Compromising Your Style: Letting Kids Help Decorate for Holidays • Embrace Your Child's Dreams • Children Making Sand Homes • Decorating Kids' Rooms: How Much Input Did Your Child Have? • Avoiding the Avalanche of Baby "Must Haves"
Welcome to Apartment Therapy's Best of 2012 roundup! From December 19 through January 1 we are rounding up our favorite (and your favorite) posts from the past year.