MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

Latifah Miles

  1. strategist hive mind
    63 Holiday Shopping TipsHoliday-related proclamations and well-sourced recommendations from the Strategist’s staff and contributors.
  2. cyber monday 2022
    Our Favorite Cyber Monday Bedding DealsFrom pillows and linen sheets to mattress toppers and duvet covers.
  3. black friday 2022
    Our Favorite Black Friday Bedding DealsFrom pillows and linen sheets to mattress toppers and duvet covers.
  4. holiday gifts 2022
    The Best Gifts for Tween Boys, According to Tween BoysGifts for that age between knowing that Santa isn’t real but still too young to drive.
  5. the toy matrix
    The Only Gift Guide for an 8-Year-Old You’ll Ever NeedTrending toys, classic favorites, educational fun, and everything in between.
  6. holiday gifts 2022
    The Best Gifts for Tween Girls, According to Tween GirlsFrom viral TikTok products to cult classics to vintage throwbacks, there’s a gift for every occasion.
  7. holiday gifts 2022
    47 Gifts for Every Type of BossGifts for your impossible-to-shop-for boss, at every price point
  8. holiday gifts 2022
    The Best Beyoncé Gifts, According to Die-hard FansEight Beyoncé superfans, the kind who can recite her entire discography, shared the gifts they’d want to give and receive.
  9. holiday gifts 2022
    The Best Gifts for 12-Year-Olds, According to ExpertsIncluding the original Tamagotchi, a creativity-nurturing light box, and the latest Pokémon video games.
  10. recommended by experts
    The Best Dolls for Kids, According to ExpertsFrom Monster High and American Girl to Baby Stella and Miniland.
  11. holiday gifts 2022
    An Advent Calendar for Every Type of PersonSatiate your holiday anticipations with little sweet, savory, or just-for-fun treats.
  12. holiday gifts 2022
    The Best Gifts for 11-Year-Olds, According to ExpertsFrom a Lego robot and a kid-friendly drone to a drum set and a 3-D pen.
  13. deal of the day
    This Very Giftable Magna-Tiles Bundle Is $40 OffStart or add to a collection of the now-ubiquitous building tiles that delight kids of all ages.
  14. the toy matrix
    The Only Toy Gift Guide for a 9-Year-Old You’ll Ever NeedChild therapists, educators, and in-the-know tween whisperers weigh in.
  15. best in class
    The 9 Very Best Box SpringsA good box spring should do a few things: provide support for your mattress, improve airflow, and raise your bed to a more comfortable height.
  16. deal of the day
    This Clever Fort-Building STEM Toy Is Just $35 (And a Great Holiday Gift)Crazy Forts lets kids get creative without stealing your dining chairs.
  17. gifts they might actually want
    The Best Gifts for Pokémon Fans, According to Pokémon FansWe talked to lifelong adult fans, a director at Pokémon Go, and a bunch of kids to find out what they really want.
  18. deal of the day
    Hanna Andersson’s Beloved Kids’ PJs Are 40 Percent Off (and Great for Halloween)The brand’s matching family holiday jammies are included as part of its (very good) sitewide sale.
  19. this things incredible
    This Blanket Robe Is Stylish Enough to Wear in PublicIt’s like a duvet crossed with a puffer coat, and it’s surprisingly nice-looking.
  20. october prime day 2022
    Our Favorite Casper Pillow Is the Cheapest We’ve Ever Seen ItIts pillow-within-a-pillow design will make you feel better about your neck.
  21. best in class
    The 10 Very Best Cooling Mattress ToppersYour best sleeps starts here.
  22. best in class
    The 10 Very Best Mattress ProtectorsBecause your mattress isn’t washing machine–friendly
  23. best in class
    The 15 Very Best Plush Mattress ToppersThink of a plush mattress topper like fluffy, sumptuous icing for your mattress cake.
  24. deal of the day
    These Perfect-for-Fall J. Crew Clogs Are Over 70 Percent OffYou’ll want to pair them with every outfit, and they’re only $55
  25. best in class
    The Very Best Pregnancy PillowsIncluding U-shaped, C-shaped, and wedge-shaped body pillows to help you sleep better during pregnancy and beyond.
  26. best in class
    The Very Best Cooling PillowsRaise your hand if you’ve been personally victimized by sleep sweats!
  27. best in class
    The Very Best Body PillowsMeet the new cuddle buddy that can help you get better sleep.
  28. best in class
    The Very Best Memory-Foam PillowsMemory-foam pillows that cradle your head as if they were made just for you.
  29. best in class
    The 7 Very Best Adjustable Bed BasesThese zero-gravity adjustable bed bases give you that weightless feeling you didn’t know you were missing.
  30. micro sale
    All the Best Labor Day Mattress DealsThe makers of some of our favorite mattresses are knocking off hundreds of dollars and throwing in freebies like sheets and pillows.
  31. best in class
    The Very Best Mattress ToppersTo turn your too-firm or too-soft mattress into one that is just right.
  32. back to school
    What 39 Students From Preschool to High School Are Wearing for Back-to-SchoolFrom Pokémon hoodies and light-up shoes to baggy jeans and very tall socks.
  33. best in class
    The Very Best Pillows for Neck PainBecause who doesn’t have tech neck?
  34. best in class
    The Very Best Pillows for Side SleepersYou might want to wake up for this, side sleepers.
  35. the strategist
    This Travel-Friendly Waterpik Is the Cheapest We’ve Ever Seen ItUse this expert-recommended cordless water flosser to keep your teeth in top shape in the shower or on the go.
  36. best in class
    The 15 Very Best Bed PillowsIncluding pillows for stomach sleepers, back sleepers, and everyone in between.
  37. ask a cool person
    The Best Sneakers for Kids, According to Parents and Sneaker PeopleAll of the cool kids will be wearing these sneakers back to school
  38. best in class
    The 10 Very Best Lunch Boxes and Lunch GearYour Pinterest-level lunch will stay fresh until it’s time to chow down
  39. strategist hive mind
    71 Summer Shopping TipsAn accumulation of proclamations and well-sourced recommendations from the Strategist staff.
  40. this thing’s incredible
    Abercrombie’s Jean Shorts Fit My Curvy Five-Foot-Ten Frame to a TI didn’t believe in love at first wear until I met the brand’s High-Rise Dad Shorts.
  41. deal of the day
    Baloo’s Crisp, Cotton Weighted Blanket is Just $89 Right NowIt’s one of our favorite weighted blankets, providing a comforting hug that won’t make you sweat.
  42. this thing’s incredible
    I’m Ditching Razors for This At-Home Sugaring KitOnce you get the hang of it, Sugardoh gives you long-lasting, baby-smooth results at home.
  43. prime day 2022
    The Best Amazon Prime Day Baby and Kids DealsIncluding a kindergarten-teacher-approved lunchbox, deeply discounted Magna-Tiles, and one of our favorite car seats.
  44. deal of the day
    Casper’s Cushy Essential Pillow Is 25 Percent Off TodayImagine sleeping on a fluffy cloud supported by a perfectly plump marshmallow.
  45. best in class
    The Very Best Down PillowsIntroduce yourself to luxury with down pillows
  46. deal of the day
    Floss on the Go With This Travel-Friendly Waterpik That’s Now 25 Percent OffIt’s cordless, so you can use it whenever your teeth need a bit of TLC — airport bathrooms and road-trip rest stops included.
  47. father’s day 2022
    The Best Father’s Day Gifts for New DadsMake their first Father’s Day one to remember.