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21 Totally Cool Things You Can Make Out of Egg Cartons

Creative and crafty ways to use all that extra cardboard that comes with Easter.

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Trying to Keep Up With Distance Learning? These Tips Will Actually Help

For many of us, whether we like it or not, distance learning is still a thing. Here’s how to navigate it effectively, all without losing your cool.

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8 Things You Can Do to Support Adoptive Moms

“The adoption process is challenging, and it can be confusing at times how to support those moms who are going through or have gone through that process. Here are some supportive ways you can help.”

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The Very Best Housewarming Gifts That Won’t Collect Dust

We came up with the very best housewarming gift ideas, appropriate for all seasons and ages—many of them splurges that your friends and family will undoubtedly appreciate.

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21 Fun Valentine’s Day Gifts for $20 & Under on Amazon

Creative and sweet gift ideas that are perfect for any budget.

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6 Feet of Separation: Socially Distance Like a Rock Star in Chicago

From long walks in an Arboretum to virtual classes at home, Chicago businesses & museums are working overtime to make COVID-19 shutdowns slightly less painful.

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Get Inspired: 14 Craft Kits from Bay Area Shops

Get ready to get crafty with these kits that bring the supplies to you!

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15 Incredible Kids Who Stepped Up in 2020

Whether it be singing a song of encouragement, sewing masks for first-responders or even creating videos, these kids are doing good deeds and helping others.

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Last-Minute Win: Unforgettable “Experience” Gifts for Kids in LA

These gifts will give your kids something to look forward to after the restrictions lift.

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28 of the Best Gifts for Families This Holiday Season

Awesome family gift ideas that make spending time together even better.

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Let’s Play! Small & Local Toy Stores to Support This Christmas

Show locally owned (& perfectly small) toy stores some love this holiday season!

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These Gifts Will Make 2021 the Best Year Yet

Put a pause on toys and say YES to memories with these experiential gifts that kids will never forget!

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Top of the List: Our 2020 NYC Holiday Gift Guide

‘Tis the season—more than ever—to celebrate the city and support local businesses!

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8 Local Sculpture Gardens to Visit NOW

Reconnect with art at these sculpture gardens. The best part? Nothing is breakable at these outdoor exhibits!

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11 Creative Ways to Use Your (Pool) Noodle

Your perfect summer list of crafts have arrived.

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Take & Make: 11 Kids’ Craft Kits to Pick Up Today

Your kids can paint pottery, make a retro wall hanging or design their own puzzle, when you pick up a craft kit from one of these local Seattle art studios.

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23 Influential SoCal Moms Who Inspire Us

These phenomenal SoCal women are rocking motherhood!

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Online Art Classes & Kits Delivered From NYC Businesses

Get crafty with the kids with thanks to these local shops. Paint! Draw! Make soap or paper flowers! (P.S. Mother’s Day is coming…)

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15 Awesome Toys Portland Stores Deliver to Families

Keep your kids entertained and engaged with these awesome toys and activities from local Portland shops.

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Live, From the Living Room: How Real NYC Kids Are Having Fun at Home

Indoor soccer! Crazy food fun! Jumping on the couch! (And yeah, some video games.) Come to our no-judgement zone of how NYC families are staying sane!

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New Activity Kits to Keep Them Busy This Winter

Keep boredom at bay with these simple activity kits you can order now.

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Your Guide to Family Fun in Jersey City

From museums to boutiques, Jersey City has something for everyone. Read on to learn more.

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17 Gifts Guaranteed to Make 9- & 10-Year-Olds Jump for Joy

Gift giving season is around the bend, but don’t panic! We’re here to de-stress the gift buying for your older kids. Ready, set, shop!

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Hamilton County Indiana: Your Next Epic Family Adventure

Balloon rides, train trips, aerial adventure and more. Get creative and adventurous while exploring Hamilton County Indiana with the fam.

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We Love These Toys That Break Down Gender Barriers

These toys buck gender stereotypes and offer a fresh take on play time.

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Trend Alert! Everything You Need to Know About Toy Fair 2017

Get your pens (and wallets) ready. We uncovered the newest and coolest playthings that’ll pop up on your kids’ radar this year.

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Why I Banned All-in-One Craft Boxes from our Family

I should preface this by saying that I am not crafty. At all. I’ve always wanted to be, but I think my impatience usually wins. And oh, my lack of creativity. When I have to walk through a craft store…

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Just Opened: A New French Bookstore for Kids

Mais oui! C’est vrai! You can buy OR borrow at this fresh shop!

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Just Opened: Target Wonderland in the Meatpacking District

Head to this fun, festive (and free!) seasonal playground and retail experience before the snow flies!

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Just Opened! Private Picassos Walk-In Art Studio

From drop-in fun to birthday parties, New York’s latest art studio for kids has it all and then some.

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Get Your Buzz On

Earlier this year, The New York Times reported on the “babyccino” trend–moms introducing their offspring to the wide-eyed world of espresso. That may be taking it a step too far–putting aside potential adverse health effects, any parent who willingly gives…

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Common Folk Kids Store & Hair Salon

As They Grow
Time flies. All of a sudden, the baby’s feet don’t fit in her jammies, your three-year-old needs a haircut, even “your girls” could really use a new nursing bra. You could run all over town looking for…

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