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Effective Workout Moves You Can Do at the Playground

This series of moves will work your whole body, from triceps to glutes and beyond, all using regular play equipment.

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9 IKEA Finds Perfect for Summer

We found the newest seasonal stuff from your favorite affordable design store.

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Easy Entryway Decor Ideas for All Kinds of Spaces

Get ready to enjoy the peaceful welcome that greets you when you walk in your own front door.

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Why People Born in November Are the Happiest (According to Studies)

November babies are a rare breed indeed. Find out what unique qualities your kiddo might have if she was born in the 11th month.

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47 Things to Do during This Very Weird Summer

“To help myself feel better (and maybe you too), here’s a huge list of things we can do this summer, even if we’re hanging out with friends a lot less than we wish to be.”

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The Best Hidden Picnic Spots Around LA

Dine al fresco at these secret LA parks and gardens.

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20 Family Friendly Screen-Free Activities

Celebrate National Day of Unplugging with these easy and meaningful ways to reconnect with your whole crew.

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Cross Paths with This Easy Black Cat Craft

We hereby declare today Black Cat Day. With a few supplies and just a few minutes, this project really is the cat’s meow.

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Buddy Benches Are Taking Over Schools & Our Hearts Are Melting

Read on to find out what the Buddy Bench is all about and how you can install one at your school.

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The Royal Family Wins for Classiest Christmas Cards This Year

Only a lucky few will get one of these special holiday cards in the mail.

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This Comedian Totally Nails What It’s Like to Be a Parent at Disney Parks

What every parent thinks when the Disney trip isn’t so magical after all.

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These Kid-Friendly Picks from the IKEA 2019 Catalog Are Both Genius & Chic

These stylish picks do a whole lot more than just look good in your kid’s room.

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Amtrak Responds to Moms’ Frustrations & Installs Much-Needed Nursing Stations

Moms get it done—and this move by Amtrak is another awesome example of moms makin’ it happen.

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This Fan-Made Hogwarts Just Got an Incredible Winter Makeover

Is there anything dads can’t make for their Harry Potter-loving kids?

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The Best 15 Food Halls & Markets in the Country

These food halls and markets are a foodie’s dream come true. Here’s where you’ll find the best one for kids in the country!

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13 Free (or Really Cheap) Things to Do in Griffith Park

With hikes, zoos, museums, vistas, trains, playgrounds, ponies, golf, a carousel and lots more, Griffith Park provides endless (free!) entertainment for kids of all ages.

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Not in Kansas: A Wizard of Oz-Themed Playground at Watkins Regional Park

At Watkins Regional Park in Prince Georges County, you can follow the yellow brick road (literally) to a Wizard of Oz-themed playground that you have to see to believe.

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Disney Has Come up With a New Way to Do VR That Doesn’t Require a Headset

Leave it to Disney to develop a virtual reality experience that doesn’t require a clunky headset or a handheld device.

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You’ll Want to Share This Dad’s Post About Bathrooms With Your Man

There’s something different about men’s restrooms, and this dad spoke up about it.

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12 Of The Most Embarrassingly Honest Things Kids Have Said

Some of the most cringe-worthy, honest things kids have said.

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Playtime Upgrades: 6 Parks with Makeovers

Did a green space near you get a million-dollar facelift? Find out here!

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I’m Tired of People Telling Me I Look Tired

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Almost every week, a mom at karate tells me I look tired. “Oh wow, you look tired. Rough week?” Ugh! But don’t judge her; she’s actually a very nice person except for this one harsh, but an incredibly…

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Just Opened: Meri Cherry Art Studio

If Willie Wonka’s factory made art instead of chocolate, it would look a little something like this new studio.

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I Don’t Want to Be a Helicopter Mom, But…

I don’t want to be a helicopter mom, but your mannerless, doesn’t respect others, kid is making me super overprotective. Your kid almost ruined a perfect day at the park for me and my family. Where were you? Oh, is…

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A Pop-Up Worth Popping Into

Look no further than Pearchute’s pop-up for fun in Lincoln Park!

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Say Bonjour to Choukette: Part French Bakery, Part Art Display

This newly opened French bakery specializes solely in eclairs that look almost too pretty to eat.

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Just Opened: Mama Says Comics Rock

From massively popular titles to the work of local and indie artists, this shop has the kids (and you) covered!

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Ballard Locks Review

When my friend suggested that we do a toddler playdate at the Ballard Locks, I was a little surprised. I hadn’t been there since I was on an elementary school field trip and I remember being a bit bored. But,…

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Just Opened: The Renovated Raymond Kimball Playground in San Francisco

This long-awaited playground is finally complete and open for business—in this case, sliding, tightrope walking, tunneling and climbing.

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How to Have Grown Up Fun Despite a Little Third Wheel

We have ideas for every (kid) age that will allow you to gab, get a drink or simply share some quality QT with your best gal pal while your small fry stays occupied.

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