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15 Unique PB&J Recipes Kids Will Love

Looking for a little variety in the routine that the kids will actually still eat? Try these twists on an old favorite.

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10 Things I Wish 17-Year-Old Me Knew

“Life is beautiful and tragic but here are 10 things I wish I knew before I got older and encountered more and more bad life stuff.”

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What My Assault Taught Me about How I Will Speak to My Children About Consent

“Here are tips to have age-appropriate conversations with children about their bodies, consent, emotional regulation, and coping.”

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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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9 Reasons Why I Let My Kids Be Bored & You Should Too

“My kids know that it isn’t my job to provide them with endless entertainment options. Here’s why I let my kids be bored—and why you should consider it, too.”

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10 Easy Pancake Recipes to Brighten Your Morning

We know you can’t head to IHOP to dine on the world’s most amazing pancakes so try one of these perfect (and easy) recipes instead.

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10 Things I Want to Tell My 20-Year-Old Self

Dear Younger Me,

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Good news is you’re still going to be alive and well at 47, which should come as a definite surprise considering you think people my age fall into the old category. You…

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Kim Kardashian Shares the 2019 West Family Christmas Card

What’s your favorite Kardashian Christmas card?

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“Sesame Street” Helps Kids to Tackle Parental Addiction

Karli is helping kids with this tough topic.

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How to Protect Your Kids from Gaming and Gambling Addiction

In a world where wagering is the only difference between video games and gambling, parents must help children find a balance between the digital realm and the real world. And it’s better to talk about it now—before it becomes a problem.

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5 Effective Ways to Curb Your Teen’s Phone Addiction

So I decided to be proactive about talking to my teens about their phone use. I was going to take steps to prevent my kids from texting at the wheel.

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Our Kids Live in a Curated World

“Watching them made me nostalgic—and a little jealous.”

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When Is Eliza Dushku Due? The Actress Is Pregnant with Her First

We just know she’s going to slay it as a new mom!

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Should I Get My Kid a Smartphone?

Before you get your kid a smartphone, read this.

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To Play or Not to Play: A Dad’s Perspective on Fortnite

“I admit that when my son first told me about Fortnite, I had no clue what he was talking about.”

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I Will Still Love You

“Mom, will you still love me if I’m bad?”

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Citrus Coffee Soda Might Become Your Surprising New Morning Pick-Me-Up

Keepers citrus coffee drink is here to give your mornings a whole new flavor.

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Seeing the World Through My Kids’ Eyes Has Changed Me

All it takes is getting down on my toddlers’ level and taking a good look around.

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Apple Is Rolling Out a Feature to Help Families Minimize Screen Time

Apple is trying to help curb your family’s social media addiction and make it easier to put your phone down.

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How to Save Your Kid from Tech Addiction

Tech addiction is real and it is becoming prominent. Like any other addiction, it begins with a preoccupation and turns into an obsession, routinely interfering with a child’s daily activities such as eating, sleeping, school, and interests. Kids are most…

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Here’s Why You Won’t Be Able to Stop Watching “Motherland”

For moms everywhere, this new comedy is as relatable as it is hilarious.

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How This Mom Got Sober with Help from Her Family

My brothers and I grew up in an alcoholic home. There was an underlying fear and anxiety, like an ever-present hum that permeated everything because we never knew which dad was going to walk through the door.
Would he be…

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What It’s Really Like Raise a Child When Your Partner Is in Rehab

No, his daddy hasn’t passed away or abandoned us. He isn’t overseas and he isn’t on a business trip. His daddy is in treatment.

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Here’s Why I’m Proud to Be Divorced & No, I’m Not a Failure

I’m not going to hide in the shadows of divorce shame.

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Is the Apple iPhone to Blame for Smartphone-Addicted Kids?

Some are calling on the world’s foremost smartphone maker to not only accept the blame for screen addiction, but to do something about it.

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Get Ready for 10,000 Pregnancy Announcements on Facebook Today

Did you know January 17 is a very “positive” day for thousands of women each year?

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The FDA Has an Important Warning for Parents During Cough & Cold Season

These new warnings follow an extensive FDA review of data.

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It’s Time to Get Real About Homemade Holiday Gifts

Nine years ago, the vexatious tradition began. In the spirit of the season—both Christmas and Hannukah for this mixed family—the adults in our family agreed to give each other only homemade holiday gifts. Kids were excluded, which allowed Grammy and…

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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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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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I Celebrate Father’s Day for my Warrior Dad

My dad is one of the reasons everybody celebrates Father’s Day. The holiday was made to give men who do their best for their families a tiny bit of the appreciation they deserve. We’re supposed to spend the day thinking…

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13 Signs You (and Your Baby) Are in the Fourth Trimester

You’ve made it through three trimesters and child birth, but now’s there’s a fourth trimester? Heres how you know you’re  in the thick of it.

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