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5 Things Organized People Always Do (& 5 Things They Don’t)

Back to school is the perfect time to get your house organized once and for all—here are five tips and tricks that will help turn your home into the clutter-free sanctuary you’ve always dreamed it could be.

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Teachers Hit the Bullseye with Target’s Back-to-School Shopping Discount

Get great deals on antibacterial wipes, whiteboard markers, bins and more!

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Get Creative: 13 Fun Art Supplies for Toddlers

Inspire your child’s creative side with these inexpensive art supplies, plus a few DIY options!

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Kids, Read This: 7 Independent Bookstores We Love in Boston

Support these indie bookstores that bring so much more than just books to the community.

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Easy Confetti Party Craft Perfect for New Year’s Eve

Ring in 2021 with an activity that really pops.

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Art Supplies for Kids from Process Art Teacher, Meri Cherry

You don’t have to spend a lot of money when it comes to art making, and keeping it simple is definitely the way to go

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The Best Artist Supplies for Kids

iHeartArt sets, paints and markers

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How to Create Simple Play Centers That Will Keep Kids Happily Engaged

“The best part of play centers? Once they are set up, kids can play independently without any effort or even involvement on our parts!”

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Must Read: Hilarious Online Summer Camps for Kids

The ultimate summer camp guide to keeping the kids entertained gets a (hilarious but true) reality check.

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Exhausted Dad Comes Up with Genius Parenting Hack

Exhausted dad comes up with a genius way to keep his kids occupied long enough for him to rest his eyes for a few minutes. 

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Why Tech-Free Toys Make Better Gifts During the Holidays

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The holiday gift giving season is upon us. Never before have we been offered the ease of procuring whatever we want to give to whomever we want. Online retailers deliver unique items to our doorstep at…

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5 Ways to Get Your Kid into Art & Painting

Making art is beneficial to both children and adults. And while making art can be intimidating, it doesn’t have to be. Here are five easy ways to introduce art and painting to your kids.

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UPS Is Adding Locations to CVS and Michaels Stores

Making Amazon returns just got even easier.

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How a “Yes Day” Made Me a Better Parent & My Kid a Whole Lot Happier

Like most parents, I found myself saying “no,” “not now,” and “maybe some other time” more often than I liked.

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Visit Pasadena’s Norton Simon Museum

Don’t miss out on Pasadena’s Norton Simon Museum that is full of treasures the whole family is sure to enjoy.

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Hidden Gems: 6 Neighborhood Toy Stores for the Kid in Us All

Want to buy a gift your little elf might not expect? We’ve scoured the DMV for the best boutiques that de-stress your holiday shopping.

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7 New & Totally Awesome Coloring Books for Kids

Get ready to bust out the crayons. We’ve found seven incredibly cool illustrated collections just for kids.

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6 Art Supplies You Can Totally Make at Home

When it comes to creating, this easy at-home art supplies are as fun to make as they are to use!

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This Innovative & Space-Saving Table Offers 8 Ways to Play

This stylish play table is the answer to your family furniture design woes.

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Get Crafty: Your Guide to Springtime Creativity

Take your spring inspired creativity to the next level. Grab your kids and head to one of these crafty businesses.

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Sock Treasures

Bedtime at our house is filled with typical five year old antics–stalling, more time in the bathtub negotiations, tooth brushing, water drinking and the ritual of choosing the toy of honor that gets to share the bed for the night.…

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Amazing Eco-Friendly Art Supplies for Your Next Masterpiece

Play dough made from blueberries, paints made from earth clay and crayons made by bees? It’s time to get creative—naturally!

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3 Footprint Art Ideas That Are Easier than Walking

Footprint art isn’t just for babies! Here are 3 fun ideas any crafter will love.

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Right On the Button! Fun Crafts & Games

Have a box of buttons? Here’s an awesome list of activities and crafts to make your day!

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7 Great Stores with Play Areas

Where do you find quality clothes at outstanding prices, along with some fun thrown in too? Here’s your insider’s guide to consignment clothes for kiddos.

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State of The Arts: 6 Stores for Crafty Kids

If you’re are looking for some spots to stock up on supplies, check out these six Atlanta-area craft stores.

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Stop, Swap & Play! 5 Family-Friendly Co-Ops Doing It Right

These cooperative swap and play spaces, geared towards the baby to elementary school set, are nothing short of awesome.

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Shop Local: Five Indie Toy Stores for Imaginative Birthday Gifts

If you’re tired of shopping at the big box retailers, we’ve rounded up five indie toy stores that sell durable, green and (above all) imaginative toys for kids age zero… to adult.

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Chicago’s Newest (Most Adorable-est) Kids’ Clothing Shop

Just in time for summer picnics, playground romps and being in a sunny state of mind, a store has opened that celebrates exactly those things.

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6 Awesome Indie Toy Stores

Stocked with dolls, trains, puzzles, customizable gifts and plenty more, here are the mom-and-pop toy stores worth a play date visit.

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Hit the Sweet Spot: 6 Places to Decorate Valentine’s Day Treats

Indulge your child’s penchant for everything sprinkled in sugar by getting your frost on at a cookie decorating event that’s part art lesson and part dessert party.

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The New Little Artistas Art Studio: Where Art Meets Spanish

If you’re looking to expand your “collection” with some colorful and funky new tableaux, you’ll be pumped by the news that San Francisco families just got a new option for studio time for the little ones–including a Spanish immersion option.

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Inside The Art Pantry with Megan Schiller and Stacey Silver

Run by moms, artists, and educators, The Art Pantry is a unique source when it comes to nabbing quality products that encourage your kiddos’ creativity. You’ll find everything you need to create a dedicated art space in your home: art…

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9 Eco-Friendly Back to School Essentials

Get the kids psyched to hear that school bell ring with eco-friendly (not to mention adorable) school supplies that will have all their classmates asking to borrow a pencil.

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