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23 Amazing Packing & Travel Hacks to Try on Your Next Trip

These clever ideas will ensure you have everything you need for your trip—and room to spare!

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The Best National Parks to Visit with Kids (& the Airbnbs to Book When You Do)

Planning an outdoor adventure for your family this summer? Our editor’s picks for the best parks to visit with kids will help make it happen.

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How to Pet-Proof Your Home

Pet-proofing isn’t all that different from babyproofing. Everything in arms—err, paws reach can be dangerous. Your new dog or cat is small, curious and prone to sniff out excitement (and potentially trouble!) as they explore their new world. Read on…

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Vacation Rentals with Baby: What to Look for in an Airbnb

Make your vacation rental stay safer and more comfortable for you and your baby with these tips.

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7 Cozy Cabins That Denver Families Will Love

When your family needs a little time in the fresh air, we’ve got the Airbnb rentals for you!

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These 7 Cozy Cabins Near Austin Are the Perfect Getaway

When your family needs a little time in the fresh air, we’ve got the Airbnb rentals for you!

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The Ultimate Baby Registry Checklist for New Parents-to-Be

Not sure what to register for? Here’s everything you need to feed, bathe, diaper, clothe and care for your baby.

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28 Cozy Cabins to Relax & Unplug with the Fam

Recharge with some time in the woods. These cabins all across the U.S. have family-friendly amenities, views for days and firepits for nighttime s’mores feasts.

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Gear You Don’t Need: 10 Items to Leave Off Your Baby Registry

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When setting up your baby registry, you’ll find plenty of helpful lists of things to buy. But do you really need that pee-pee teepee? (no.) That humidifier? (also no.) Read on for 10 more things not to buy.…

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10 of Our Favorite Products at Walmart for Baby Safety Month

September is National Baby Safety Month. Walmart is offering huge savings on top baby safety products all month long, and a free Baby Safety Guide.

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From City Drama to Country Mama: Raising Country Kids

What happens when a city-loving, Starbucks-sipping mama trades her high heels for wellies, plaid shirts, and farm life?

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New Indoor Playtime Toys & Activities for Toddlers

Have a lot more fun indoors with these new toddler toys and activities.

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Big Vacation Rentals That Will Hold Your Entire Crew

Vacationing with a big group or multiple families? Try one of these epic homes on for size!

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IKEA Items That’ll Change Your Life (for $15 or Less!)

It won’t take much to reimagine the way you organize, play and even reduce your carbon footprint.

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Aunt Becky, You Were Supposed to Be the Coach—Not This

“Failing is powerful. Even though it’s hard to watch, you can’t steal those moments from your child’s development as a person.”

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: September 28, 2018

Another week, another batch of hilarious tweets.

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Beat the Heat! 100+ Places to Stay Cool in San Diego

A/C bill have you breaking a sweat? We’ve got plenty of places outside the house for staying cool as the temps soar in San Diego.

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10 Products & Services All New Parents Should Know About

Help is here, moms! We’ve rounded up 10 amazing products and services to make your life easier.

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32 Reasons Why I Think NYC Is the Best Place to Raise Young Kids

Yes, you heard me: New York City is the best place to raise young kids. OK, fine, I may be slightly biased, since I chose to raise my family here for the past five and a half years. But here are 32 reasons why I feel this way.

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28 Signs You’re A Parent Of Multiple Children

1. You have a color-coded calendar, and it’s awesome – until you use the wrong color assigned to one of your kids.
2. You show up to your son’s soccer game proud your family is 30 minutes early only to…

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Ski & Snow Hacks for New Parents

Don’t want to give up your favorite winter sport just because you’re parents now? Here’s how to make a ski trip work after Baby.

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Please Don’t Apologize When Your Kid Throws a Tantrum

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My girlfriend and her toddler son stayed over at our house this past weekend. And her son was pretty cranky. He was obviously thrown off by being in a strange place. He cried and clung to…

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30 Things New ATL Parents Need to Know

Whether you’re a new parent, or just new to town, here are 30 things that you’ll be glad you know.

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Two Kids Under Two: Why It’s Awesome

Freaking out over having a second baby soon after your first? Here’s why siblings close in age are the best.

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You Know You Live With a Toddler When…

Here are 20 sure signs you know you live with a toddler.

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4 Tips for Planning a Labor-Free Labor Day Party in DC

Since Labor Day pays tribute to the American worker, no one should have to labor on this holiday, and that includes you, Ms./Mr. party host. Need some help? Here are 5 stress-free party-planning tips.

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8 Must-Haves From the Newest Target Baby Catalog

We’re pretty sure that every new parent could write their own personal love letter to Target. Go to Target on any day of the week and you’re sure to find sleep-deprived moms wandering around while their newborns snooze in the…

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Hot List: Save on Fall Classes, Holiday Card Photo Sessions, Childcare & More

We are thrilled to bring you the largest list of Back to School sales & deals in Seattle from our Favorite local business partners.  Still need some back to school gear? Check out mamaswap.com or X Marks the Tot for…

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