Working from home with (young) kids? Our friends at Guidepost Montessori share some tips and tricks on the Winnie blog to help you manage it all. https://winnie.com/blog/at-home-activities-while-working-at-home
These are unprecedented times. As daycares and preschools temporarily close across the country due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s critical that essential workers still have access to high quality child care. Starting today, parents who need emergency child care can visit https://winnie.com/emergency-childcare to connect with the child care providers who have immediate availability.
CEO of InHerSight.com Ursula Mead wrote a great guest post for our blog on ways to strike work-life balance. A must read for all working parents out there! https://winnie.com/resources/4-steps-to-take-to-strike-the-right-work-life-balance
Hey moms and dads! Do you have 5 minutes to help us make life easier for working parents? Fill out this quick survey about what matters to you and your family regarding child care decisions, and we'll share the results with you! ✅💖 https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/The_Mom_Project_and_Winnie_Childcare_Survey
Tuesday November 6 is Election Day! Did you know that in every state you can bring your kids to the polls? It’s a great way to teach your kids about voting and democracy while performing your civic duty. Some states have rules about how many kids you can bring with you so check ahead if you’re planning to bring more than 1 child with you. Happy voting!
It’s never too early (or too late!) to get started with college savings. If you haven't opened a 529 College Savings Plan here's why you might want to consider one https://blog.winnie.com/saving-for-college-a-smart-modern-approach-387ff3e2ad89
Score discounted tickets for families, save on bag fees, and more. Jesse Neugarten, founder of Dollar Flight Club, shares his favorite tricks to finding cheap flights. https://blog.winnie.com/5-genius-travel-hacks-to-find-the-cheapest-flights-for-your-family-d946e31ce4cc
Here at Winnie we decided it's time to recognize the amazing businesses, parks, educators and more who bring joy to children and relief to parents. That's why we're so excited to bring you our first annual Winnie Family Favorites awards! You can vote to honor the best establishments in a number of kid-centric categories, in any town or city across the country. Winners in each categ... More
Team Winnie is so excited to announce our newly expanded child care offerings in New York City, which include details on more than 10,000 programs! 🏙🙌 We're thrilled to bring this exclusive info to the parents who need it and to be able to lead the charge on simplifying the search for childcare. To celebrate, if you review any New York childcare provider using Winnie by July 31, 2018, yo... More
Use Winnie to rate your childcare provider in any of the 5 boroughs by July 31. Tell us why you love them in your review, and you’ll be automatically entered to win a $50 Amazon gift card! Winner will be chosen at random and announced on August 1. Good luck!
One dad shares his take on having these important conversations with his kids: https://blog.winnie.com/men-its-time-to-talk-about-periods-with-your-kids-733b276e40bb
How are you spending the first official weekend of summer? Post your fun family photos here today through Sunday (6/24) or share them on Instagram using #winniefam for a chance to win a Winnie kid's tee or onesie! ❤️️ 📷 Photos may be shared on the official Winnie Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/winnie/ 🥇 Winner will be chosen at random and announced on Monday!
News of so many kids being separated from their families at the U.S. Border is heartbreaking. If you're looking for a way to help, we've put together a list of resources to get you started: https://blog.winnie.com/5-things-you-can-do-right-now-to-help-migrant-kids-separated-from-their-families-aa0865d1b66 Please feel free to share any other links or resources you've heard about in... More
If you're struggling with depression, postpartum depression or anxiety, or suicidal thoughts, you are not alone. There is help. https://blog.winnie.com/resources-and-faq-for-parents-struggling-with-their-mental-health-bb0b2e93c6db
Introducing ratings! You can rate places and view ratings on iPhone, Android, or on the web. So what are you waiting for? Give ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ to your favorite restaurants, parks, activities and anywhere else you've had a great experience with your kids! Read more here: https://blog.winnie.com/love-it-hate-it-now-you-can-rate-it-%EF%B8%8F-43b09c2f19d8
For all you parents of babies, we’ve compiled some useful advice on breastfeeding, bottle feeding, and pumping on the go. Check it out and comment below with your favorite tips! https://winnie.com/breastfeeding-and-pumping-on-the-go
It's the season of giving so we're giving you a chance to win fresh holiday prizes including a wine & cheese subscription, help with dinners, and lots of gift cards to buy yourself whatever your heart desires. Enter now! https://www.dojomojo.ninja/promo-lookup/fXXX-XXXX-8319-4c72-8f88-cbc7051d0cde
We want to keep your family happy and HEALTHY this holiday season so we're teaming up with 3MD to bring the doctor to you. 3MD makes comprehensive first-aid kits, carefully curated with hospital-grade products used to treat the most common childhood emergencies and we've got an awesome discount for you!
Win for the whole family! We've partnered with some awesome parenting brands to bring you cash, gift cards, clothing, jewelry, and more. And we didn't forget your kids either. When you win, they'll also win prizes like $200 worth of healthy snacks from Fruitivity. Enter by November 23 for a chance to make the whole family smile: https://www.dojomojo.ninja/promo-lookup/06acef5e-5XX... More
At Winnie we’re always trying to make it easier for parents to find great places to take their kids. To help families on the go, we just added every McDonald’s in the United States to Winnie, including information on whether it has a PlayPlace. To find the nearest one, open your Winnie app and search for “McDonald’s” with the filter “Good for Play”. It’s a great tool for roadtripping families ... More
Badass mom and entrepreneur Sarah Lacy just wrote a book about how working mothers are more focused, decisive, and stronger than any other force. If you're a working mom or want to learn how to better support them in the workplace, we encourage you to pick up a copy of her book and give it a read: http://www.harperbusiness.com/book/XXX-XXXX816/A-Uterus-Is-a-Feature-Not-a-Bug-Sarah-Lacy/ Li... More
We have an exciting update to share to Winnie Search! One piece of feedback that we kept hearing was that Winnie Search was not very reliable. It would return places that were closed, not family-friendly, or not even real. Today we're happy to announce that we've completely rebuilt the way our local search works. If you go to the Search tab (or the Search bar if you're on web), you... More
Today we announced the launch of Winnie Parenting Communities. These are special interest topics on Winnie found by heading over to the Search tab if you're using our iPhone and Android apps, or at https://winnie.com/topics if you’re using the web. These are places to get advice and connect with informed parents on a variety of topics like adoption, single parenting, saving money, raising s... More
Attention pregnant and nursing moms! Winnie is teaming up with Aeroflow Breastpumps (aeroflowbreastpumps.com), a one-stop resource for moms to qualify through their insurance for a breast pump. Also on their website you’ll find nursing accessories and supplies. Here’s the best part. They’re offering a special discount to Winnie users using code WINNIE20. So hop on over to aeroflowbreastpumps.co... More
Need a trick to keep your toddler busy and happy in the bath? Check out these handy bath toy organizer sets from our friends at SODAH Club. Comment on this post with your favorite bath time tip and we’ll pick 3 winners from the comments to win free bath toy organizer sets. Or pop on over to Amazon and get your own right now: http://bit.ly/winniesodah
At Winnie, we want to help children and families experience all the magic the world has to offer. That’s why we’re teaming up with Tutu School, a collection of ballet schools catering to boys and girls ages 18 months to 8 years. We’ve added all nationwide Tutu School locations to our directory of activities for kids. Open the app or visit https://winnie.com and search for “Tutu School” to fin... More
Winnie is teaming up with Educents (https://www.educents.com), a marketplace for educational products, to bring a 10% discount to Winnie users with code WINNIE10. Stock up on toys, games, and books that make learning fun! In addition, 1 lucky winner will also receive a $100 gift card. Like this post or tell us about your favorite educational toy in the comments below for a chance to win.
At Winnie we want to help parents have great experiences with their children. That's why we're teaming up with Music Together, an internationally recognized music education program for children from birth through age 7 — and the grownups who love them. We're excited to announce we've added thousands of Music Together classes across the United States and Canada to our directory ... More
Win $100 in brilliant kids basics! Meet our friends at Primary.com, two moms who wanted a better way to shop for essential baby and kids clothes. Instead of logos, slogans, and sequins, they offer awesome colors and super soft fabrics, and everything is under $25! “Like” or “Comment” on this post for a chance to win $100 gift card! We’ll pick a winner on Friday. And shop now to get a 25% disc... More
Love home-cooked dinners but short on time? Winnie’s got you covered. We’re teaming up with Josephine, a service that provides home cooked meals from your neighbors for pick up and giving everyone a discount! Josephine is mainly available in the San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, and Portland. Check it out here: https://www.josephine.com/?utm_source=winnie&utm_campaign=may_2017 and use code W... More
Mother’s Day is around the corner so Winnie is teaming up with Kavador (http://www.kavador.com), a fine jewelry marketplace, to give ALL WINNIE USERS $150 in credit towards any jewelry purchase! Just make sure you're signed into the app or winnie.com and then use code Winnie150 at checkout for anything on kavador.com. 👑 Not sure what to get? Read this interview with Winnie’s very own Sara... More
Kid clothes giveaway! Our friends at Kid Things, a text messaging service for kids clothes, just launched. To celebrate, they are offering one lucky Winnie user a $100 off any Kid Things purchase. Just "like" or "comment" on this post to enter and we’ll pick a winner Friday. For all users, you can get 10% off your first purchase of Kid Things partner brands! Just let the st... More
Winnie is partnering with Get Qurious to give 2 lucky users a free Maker Box — a play experience that combines physical game pieces with an interactive app for iPhone or iPad. "Like" or "Comment" on this post to enter and we'll pick a winner on Friday. Or buy yours today using discount code WINNIE20 for 20% off (valid till end of April): www.getqurious.co
GIVEAWAY TIME! Winnie is teaming up with LuLaRoe to give a few lucky users a free pair of their world-famous buttery soft leggings. Just "comment" or "like" this post for a chance to win. Want more LuLaRoe? Shop here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/LuLaRoeByMaryPendleton