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Teens, Screens & My New Perspective

“While I still can’t say that I love the screen, it isn’t scaring me as much as it used to. I am more at peace because I see its value for my sons during this time that they are cut off from their friends.”

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I’m Not Giving Mom a ‘Break’—I’m a Stay-at-Home Dad

“I get it. My role isn’t traditional and Moms are still seen as the primary caregivers and household managers. But it’s a brave new world and ‘the times they are a-changin’.”

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Our Favorite Photos of the Peaceful Protests & #BLM Graffiti

Take a quick scroll to see how our favorite photos of the peaceful protests and pro-BLM graffiti that have popped up around town.

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Parenting Survival Trick: Laugh While Parenting Teens

“I was so fearful of having teenagers, thinking I wouldn’t have a clue what to do with creatures of that age. They seemed so dark, confused, self-absorbed, weird. Would they want anything to do with me?”

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The Touching Story Behind One Family’s #AdoptionDay Photos

A beautiful story on how one family came to be despite all the odds.

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A Homeless Woman’s Simple Request to My 4-year-old Daughter

This experience opened up my eyes and my daughter’s.

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The 5 Biggest Myths about Teens & Phones, Debunked

Through watching and talking to my teens, I discovered that I wasn’t as “in the know” as I thought I was.

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“Yummy Mummies” Is Netflix’s Answer to “Real Housewives” (If They Were All Pregnant)

This controversial Aussie reality show you have to see to believe is now on Netflix.

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Get Ready for a Season of Love When RENT Comes to TV Next Year

You won’t have to wait 525,600 minutes to see the new RENT.

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Taylor Hanson Gets Ready for Baby No. 6 & Wait—He Has 5 Kids Already?!

Taylor Hanson is all grown up—and about to become a dad six times over!

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Fortnite Could Send Your Kid to College (Yes, Really)

The game your kids can’t stop playing just might pay their way into college.

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This Single Mom Will Graduate Law School with the Help of Her 5 Kids

This mom’s story of triumph is inspiring and has gone viral for the best reasons.

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The Science Behind Screen Time

Here’s some science behind why your kids are all about electronics 24-7.

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How to Make Your Very Own Guilt-Free Pumpkin Spice Latte

If you’re like me, you never get tired of pumpkin season: Just bring on all the pumpkin spice goodies forever, am I right? I’m also a coffee addict—you too?—so the ever-popular pumpkin spice latte is my mainstay morning mom juice…

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Parents Just Don’t Understand These 5 Common Teen Situations

It had been one of those days. One of my teens and I had gotten into a huge fight during which she loudly and rudely shouted, “Dad, you just don’t understand!” before retreating to her room in a huff.

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These Hilarious Photos Prove Kids Can Sleep Anywhere

Naps happen and these kids prove you don’t always need a bed.

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This Father’s Day Commercial Will Make You Cry in the Best Way Possible

This commercial will make you want to hug all the dads in your life.

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10 Tracking Gadgets That Are Perfect for Families

Keep a firm (literally or digitally) grip on your kids no matter where life takes you.

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Grow Your Mom Tribe Like a Duchess With This New LA App

Mom tested, Duchess approved. Match.com has met it’s mommy match!

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The Story of a Non-Verbal Boy & the Deaf Dog Who Became His Best Friend is Everything

This incredible bond between a boy and his dog will make your day.

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14 Hilarious Parenting Tweets About Pokémon Go!

Pokémon Go is the latest mobile game that has families addicted both their screen and going outside. Who knew a game could do that!? Parents and kiddos alike are trying to be the best Pokémon trainer “like no one ever…

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When I became a parent I changed these 4 things. Here’s how they made me better.

It’s hard enough being a human, but it’s even harder when there is another little human watching you. Before I became a mother, there were parts of myself that I wasn’t particularly proud of. But I felt like no one…

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Just Opened: DUMBO Boulders in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Powered by climbing outfit The Cliffs, this new spot will help the kids reach new heights!

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Amazon Homemade Adds ‘The Baby Store’ Because We Didn’t Want Our Money Anyway

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Adding a handcrafted touch to our kids’ lives has been en vogue for ages now, and Amazon’s making it easier for those of us who are challenged in the crafting department. Amazon’s Handmade at Amazon is expanding it’s…

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3 New Innovations to Keep Tabs on Your Newborn

Got the new parent jitters? These cool new baby gadgets will help you keep tabs on your newborn when she’s not in your arms.

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Don’t Be Late! The Morgan Celebrates 150 Years of Alice

Go down the rabbit hole at this exhibit dedicated to Wonderland, its creator and the girl who inspired the enduring tale.

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Olive Oil Popcorn

Ditch the butter and make this olive oil popcorn instead from Food Network host, Daphne Brogdon.

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Four Brilliant Kids Who Are Sure to Inspire You

From a pair of super spellers from the Midwest to a toddler who has her own Mensa card, check out these extraordinary youths who are likely smarter than most of us adults.

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Mexican with the Minis: 7 Spots that Sizzle

Here’s a round-up of some of the most kid-friendly Mexican Atlanta has to offer.

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Shhhh…Secret Tech Tools of Streamlined Moms

Whether you’re addicted to sticking reminders on the bathroom mirror or scribbling errands on a chalkboard, we all have systems for organizing family life. Thanks to smart phones and tablets, it’s easy to keep to-do lists, photos, and social media…

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