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Could This Be the Secret to Reducing Stress?

“We finished our collection process with a new sense of ease and smiles. I wasn’t looking at my watch or checking my email. I was just out there observing, seeing, noticing with Meadow.”

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OtterBox Has a New Kids Line & All Your Devices Are Officially Safe

Now kids can enjoy the tablet protection of OtterBox products.

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Stick ‘Em Up! 6 Terrific Tape Crafts

We’ve got the low-down on the best crafts you want to get stuck doing.

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Base-ically, the One Thing You’ll Need to Take Baby Home

The brand new Nuna RELX base for PIPA series car seats is loaded with brilliant features and superior functionality.

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Starbucks Mermaid Tumbler Is Fit for an Under Sea Princess

If you have a young mermaid fan, you might want to get two of these.

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How to Pick Eyeglasses for Your Kid’s Face Shape

If your kid needs glasses, check out this face-shape guide to find out what shape eyewear will accentuate their good looks.

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Where to Delight in Dr. Seuss All Over San Diego

We’ve found sweet city sights where you can spy Dr. Seuss delights in honor of his birthday March 2nd!

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Here’s Why Parenting Looks So Much Harder Than It Really Is (Sometimes)

“Here’s the reason why parents find it so difficult to be the parent that they should be.”

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This Mom’s Genius Onesie Hack Just Blew Our Minds

With a growing mountain of baby basic-wear, your baby’s nursery might be getting buried—this hack will help.

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I Let My Daughter Miss a Week of School for Vacation. I’m Okay With That

“My second grader will miss seven days of the new school year—and it’s totally worth it.”

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How to Get a Zero Gravity Flight from Your Local Airport

If you and the kids have dreamed of being like Neil Armstrong, this new company is offering you a first-class seat to zero-gravity travel.

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How My 3-Year-Old Gave me the Perspective to Accept My Body

Perspective is something I’m working on these days.

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I’ve lived with body image issues for as long as I can remember. I’ve never been small enough, skinny enough, or toned enough. There’s always something that…

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Why Finland’s Schools Are Ranked #1 Might Surprise You

Finland is shaking up the way it does things, and it’s a move the country claims is vital in a digital age.

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Trader Joe’s Sunscreen Is the Only One You’ll Want This Summer. Here’s Why

This is the only sunblock you’re going need this summer!

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5 Easy Tips for Taking Better Photos of Your Kids

Photo: Kristin Lunny Photography
It’s officially spring and around here we’re excited to get outside and play. This is a great time to grab your camera, whether it’s a fancy DSLR, a simple point and shoot, or your smartphone, and take advantage…

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DIY Valentine Cards That Look Like You Spent A Lot of Time On (But You Didn’t)

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Do you want to be one of those parents who DIYs everything for their child’s class? Do you want to impress your significant other? Do you suck at crafts? Either way, no more sucky store-bought cards for you! These…

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The New Book LA Babies All Need

This stocking stuffer teaches baby Angelenos to love books and our city!

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5 Easy Tips for Taking Better Pictures of Your Kids

Photo: Mini Mama Photography
Let’s be honest with ourselves – we all love having professional photos taken. There’s nothing better than an amazing portrait of us snuggled with our loved ones. But wouldn’t it be great if you could change…

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Why You Wouldn’t Guess That I Love Christmas As Much As I Say I Do

October, November, and December are my favorite months of the year. We are gifted with the three greatest holidays (four including my birthday), sweater weather, and holiday flavors at Starbucks. While I adore Halloween and Thanksgiving, Christmas takes the cake.…

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Why I Encourage My Daughter To Talk Back

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This post from Pamela Li originally appeared on Quora as an answer to the question “What controversial advice have people given to their children?“
I let my daughter talk back. In fact, I encourage her to talk back.…

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DIY Tips to Live By for Baby’s First Family Photo

With Father’s Day coming up, you have a great excuse to get everyone outside in the sunshine for some quality, photo-worthy time. Snap a cute family pic with our tips.

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Scale New Heights with Rock Climbing For Kids

Combine state-of-the art rock climbing walls for every level climber with cool lounge areas, and you have a great way to spend an air conditioned afternoon in the SCV.

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A Parent’s Guide to the LA Puppet Festival

There are puppets galore, with everything from puppet making to puppet shows to puppet sweets to a puppet march! Save this handy guide as a template for family fun at the LA Puppet Festival.

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Miracle on Wilshire Boulevard: Miracle Mile Toys & Games

Toy stores are great.  For about thirty seconds.  That’s about when kids start going Wiley Coyote over everything they see, and it becomes less and less possible to avert the shaming eyes of the owner.  But honestly, what did they…

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Date Night: New Twists On Yoga

If your yoga routine is anything but exciting, or you’re looking for a little “om” in your life, then check out this article brought to us by our friends at 7×7. They’ve uncovered some fun non-traditional ways to experience yoga…

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