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Diverse Voices & Stories Shine with Disney+’s New Shorts

Get ready for some major chills over these beautiful new films.

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The Unexpected Gift We Received This Year

“We could all focus on what wasn’t in 2020. We could focus on the loss, the pain, the suffering. It’s been here. For all of us. However, I won’t. I will choose to see the gift we got in 2020.”

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I Have an Amazon Side Hustle & Honestly, It’s the Best Gig for Busy Parents

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates based on the most recent data from the Consumer Expenditures Survey, in 2015, the cost of raising a child through age 17 in a middle income family today to be…

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Curious about Montessori Education? Start Here

“Montessori children are very resourceful and love to find ways to solve problems. And famously, the Google founders went to a Montessori school and credit part of their success to this ability to think for themselves.”

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Science Has an Awesome Reason to Get Lost in a Good Book with Your Kid

Reading with your kids is a great way to bond, but it also has some amazing health benefits, too.

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Doctors May Have a Way to Predict a Woman’s Risk for Gestational Diabetes, According to a New Study

An algorithm may help doctors to accurately predict a mama-to-be’s risk.

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Here’s How to Give the Gift of a Disney+ Subscription

Everyone needs a little Baby Yoda in their lives.

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These Are the Best Places Around the Globe to Travel with Kids

Check out these top vaycay destinations for families.

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This 14-Year-Old Just Solved a Huge Safety Issue for Drivers

This 14-year-old just made the world a safer place thanks to her 8th-grade science experiment.

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Bed Bath & Beyond Just Launched a Kids Furniture Line & You’re Going to Want It All

Every piece in this stylish collection is whimsical enough for toddlers, but cool enough for big kids.

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The 15 Texts I Wish My Teens Would Send Me

While it might be nice to hear from my teens every now and then letting me know that they appreciate all the things I do for them, in the meantime, I’ll keep being their loving and supportive dad however they choose to communicate with me.

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I Found My Mom Tribe in the Least Likely Place

This place was full of amazing women who accepted me for who I was, and I quickly realized I was just being myself when I was there because I felt comfortable in that environment—no mom act, no trying to fit in.

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This New Tool Can Predict Breast Cancer 5 Years in Advance

This is a game changer in early detection.

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Now Cauliflower Is the Latest Veggie with a Major E. Coli Problem

Along with cauliflower, the company has also voluntarily recalled red and green leaf lettuce.

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Is Romaine Lettuce Safe to Eat Yet? Yes—But with a Big Catch

Before you make yourself a Caesar salad, here’s what you should know about the current romaine lettuce recall.

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Amazon Is Hiring 100,000 Seasonal Jobs at New $15 Minimum Wage

With all the holiday buying that will happen—and will happen soon—Amazon is hiring plenty of new seasonal employees to help out.

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Potential New Pill May Change the Way Children with Type 1 Diabetes Get Their Insulin

What if there was a way for kiddo with type 1 diabetes to get the insulin that they need without the needle sticks?

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Recall & Salmonella Alert: Check Your Melons

The FDA just expanded the list of stores affected. Find out how this recall affects you.

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This Awesome Amazon Prime Perk Is One You Might Not Know about—But You’ll LOVE

You’ll never believe what you can try before you buy with Amazon Prime.

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Dream Big, Little One

They say the art of imagination is dead. I don’t believe that for one second. I see my kids, especially when they are playing, I mean really playing. Imagination is alive and well!
I see young people in my job,…

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What Are Little Boys Made Of? Whatever They Want

“Boys will be boys,” they say—but they don’t have to be, either.

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You Might Have a Free Credit on Your Amazon Account, Here’s Why

Here’s how you can claim the credit you might have coming.

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3 Ways Parents Can Ruin Kids With An Allowance

It can be hard to decide to give your children an allowance. It seems like there are a million parents writing articles explaining that you will ruin your children if you give them an allowance. Well, they aren’t completely wrong.…

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Imagination Rules in This Whimsical Wonderland of a Playroom

Original article by Mary Jo Bowling on Houzz

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When Mollie Openshaw was a little girl growing up in Washington and Utah, she dreamed about being a fairy, and imagined what the world would be like…

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Check out What These Boys Are Doing to Protest Their School’s Dress Code!

These boys did something pretty amazing to support their female classmates.

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This New Book about a Trailblazing Woman Rocks for So Many Reasons

Today is National Gender Equality Day and we can’t think of a better way to celebrate than learning about the first woman ever to run the Boston Marathon, whose story is now a beautiful picture book.

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Scientists Invent Ice Cream That Never Melts

Ice cream can be a messy proposition with kids, but not anymore thanks to this new Japanese invention.

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Paying Someone to Do Your Chores Will Make You Happier, According to Research

Time-saving purchases might cramp your budget, but they also might give you more overall life satisfaction.

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Science Will Help Your Kids Make the Splashiest Cannonball

Thanks to science, we can tell you how to make the biggest, splashiest cannonball ever.

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Washing Hands in Cold Water Is Just as Effective as Hot, According to Study

Getting your kids’ dirty hands clean is easier than you might think.

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This Inspiring 14-Year-Old Is A College Math Teacher

photo: Daily Mail
Yasha Asley isn’t old enough to drive a car, but he can command a classroom full of college students at the University of Leicester in the U.K. At age 14, Yasha officially become not only the University’s…

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Study Reveals Kids Prefer Pets Over Siblings

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Your idyllic afternoon turns into a raging storm as the war cries of kids fighting over a toy rings out. Sound familiar? Siblings fight like cats and dogs, and now research shows they might prefer spending time with…

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Prepare to Laugh Your Heinie Off Over This Couple’s Horrible OBGYN Visit

What started out as a normal routine visit to the OBGYN for Rachel and Chris McQueen turned into a “hot” mess. The routine exam for Rachel’s pregnancy started out great, and the couple was totally relaxed. But things started going…

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