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Expert Tips to Throwing the Best Birthday Party with Animals

Get wild and dig into planning your special animal celebration with these tips (we especially love #4) from a professional animal handler.

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Going Camping? Make It Sustainable with These 8 Easy Tips

Camping is a great way to disconnect but here’s how you can protect and preserve wild spaces for future generations to enjoy.

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How to Avoid Divorce: Expert Tips that Could Save Your Marriage

Marriage is tough. But whatever you do, here are two things you should never do and one to prioritize.

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Preparing to Potty Train? 20 Tips to Kickstart Your Journey

“A lot of planning, a lot of patience, and a lot of wipes will go a long way.”

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How to Support a Mama Grieving Her Miscarriage

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Authors’s Note: The following article is about miscarriage. Currently, many who suffer miscarriages suffer alone and those who do share their stories often aren’t met with the support they need. This is a PSA as…

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Helping Kids Re-Enter Their Post Pandemic Social World

“Many kids’ social worlds have turned upside down. Here’s how you can support your child’s journey to a post-pandemic social world.”

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Five Ways Your Kids Can Help Take Care of Your Family Cat

Whether you’re bringing home a brand new kitten or you’ve had a feline family member for a while kids can play an important role in caring for your crew’s cat. Not only does this help take some to-dos off your…

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How to Host a Food Allergy Friendly Celebration without Anxiety

“Game-changing ways to navigate the food allergy world easily and safely.”

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5 Ways to Support Your Little Perfectionist

“Here’s what you can do if you notice a child struggling with perfectionism or their own inner-critic.”

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A Dietitian’s Shopping Hacks for Food Allergy Families

“Being armed with some innovative tools and plans, buying safe food can be a piece of cake—even if that cake is nut, dairy, and egg-free!”

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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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Delaying Preschool or Daycare Because of COVID-19? Here’s What to Do at Home

“With the onset of COVID-19, many parents have been forced to delay their toddler’s entry into daycare or preschool. Here are things you can do with your child to help mimic what they would learn and be more prepared when you are ready to send them.”

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5 Tips for Moms Dealing with Divorce

“If you’re in the throes of divorce, it may be difficult—if not impossible—to see a silver lining in such a mess. Yet, it’s important to remember that you’re doing this for your kids if nothing else. “

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This CA Park Denies Bigfoot Sighting & Sasquatches Our Dreams

Breaking news: the town of Eureka doesn’t have a Bigfoot. The Northern California town just issued a statement to inform visitors and residents that despite news websites distributing photos of a “primate-like” form in the 70-acre public preserve that is…

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5 Tips to Stop Thumb Sucking from a SLP

“I saw both my boys sucking their thumbs. The SLP in me was screaming, ‘No! I can’t have two thumb suckers!’ and my mind immediately raced to ‘Open bite! Lisp!’ while the mom in me was thinking, ‘This is just too adorable—I need to take a photo to remember this moment forever.'”

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How to Have Happy & Cooperative Toddlers during a Diaper Change

“The key in these moments is to avoid engaging in this resistant behavior. Your only job is to steady the course, no matter what attempt at distraction, your little throws your way.”

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Can You Be Allergic to the Holidays? Actually, Yes

Tis the season for Christmas trees, poinsettias, mistletoe and scented candles. But if your nose looks like Rudolph’s, it’s a little hard to feel jolly.

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Can You Be Allergic to Valentine’s Day? You Totally Could Be

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It’s tough to plan a flawless date for that special valentine when allergies and asthma can get in the way. Allergies are the 6th leading cause of chronic illness in the U.S. with an annual cost in…

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10 Reasons Why You Need to Teach Internet Safety to Your Kids

“Teaching internet safety to your kids isn’t a one-time conversation. With a few helpful tips, everyone can navigate the virtual world and avoid harming their physical or mental health.”

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Best Foods to Eat (and Avoid) while Breastfeeding

Busting myths about food and what you should really eat while breastfeeding.

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When Your Expecting Plans Take an Unexpected Turn

“It’s known with near certainty that this pandemic is causing a lot of anxiety about getting pregnant. Here are recommendations to make your journey less stressful.”

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Be Sun Smart: 10 Summer Safety Tips to Follow with Babies & Toddlers

Keep your baby safe in the sun with these important safety rules.

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Travel Tips While Breastfeeding

“No matter the destination of your travels, be sure to plan ahead for your breastfeeding needs, and to be patient with yourself.”

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GigaPets Are Back & They’re Better Than Ever

Your favorite digital pets are back with upgrades for 2020.

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10 Summer Safety Tips for Babies in Cars

Car safety rules for babies: Keep your child safe and comfortable in the car with these important summer safety tips.

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Baby’s First Foods: The Best Ways to Introduce Solids to Your Baby

Your baby is ready for solids, but where do you start? Follow our tips for a happy little foodie.

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thredUP Launches PopUP to Share Puzzles Across the U.S.

Here’s how to finally get your hands on a “new” puzzle.

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50 Ways Families Can Save the Planet

Caring about the environment doesn’t have to drastically alter your lifestyle. There are plenty of little things you can do, too.

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Detox Your Home with These Easy Solutions

It’s easy to miss what might be lurking in common household products.

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How to Talk to Children about the Coronavirus

Provide them with facts and reassurance in a calm manner. 

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Beyond the Tiara: Disney Princess Culture and Gender Stereotypes

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A research study about Disney princesses? Now this is research we can really use in our daily lives as parents. As a mom of boys, I have secretly been relieved that I didn’t have to go through the…

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