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Chill Out! Party Venues for Winter Birthdays

Your kids won’t have the birthday blues at these amazing Portland birthday venues. Read on to find out what they offer and where they are.

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51 Totally Goofy Birthday Jokes for Kids

Got a birthday coming soon to your household? These adorable jokes are perfect for birthday cards, lunch notes and just general laughs.

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Starbucks Doesn’t Want You to Pay for Coffee With Cash Anymore

The coffee giant is testing its first cashless store in Seattle.

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5 Ways to Support a Family Whose Child is on Hospice at the Holidays

A couple weeks ago, a colleague asked me a personal question. Her friend had heard the worst words that a parent ever will hear…that her son had only weeks to live after his cancer returned, and would need to be…

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7 Birthday Party Hacks That Will Absolutely Save Your Sanity

Remember getting invited to a friend’s birthday party when you were a kid? Remember feeling so excited to get to see your friends, do something special and have birthday cake? It was such a blast!

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4 Family Life Hacks That Helped Me Control the Chaos

I’ve always been organised – lists and spreadsheets are definitely my bag, but then I had kids. Two of them and suddenly my organised life became a whole new challenge of unpredictable moments. Which to be fair I love –…

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I Stopped Letting Negative Numbers Define Me & Here’s What Happened

I step onto the scale for the third time in less than a minute. For some reason, I believe that if I do it more than once, the number staring up at me might change–and in the direction I want–but every time, it’s the same. I know that one day, if I knew my daughter was doing what I am doing right now, my heart would break.

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How Bad Do You Want It?

Photo: Roni Lambrecht
In teaching our children to use the tools they have been given, we are giving them the ability to make something out of nothing, and, more importantly, the confidence that they have the ability to do so.…

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You Say It’s Your Birthday? Where Seattle Kids Can Score Birthday Freebies

Pancakes, donuts, toys and a phone call from Geoffrey (everyone’s favorite giraffe) are all free for birthday boys and girls on their special day. VIP treatment, here you come!

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Baby’s 1st Bash: Where to Celebrate the Big One!

Hey, the first year is a big one! Check out these places to mark the occasion no matter what your style!

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Theater for Tots! See a Show at the Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Toddlers will love a theater performance when puppets are involved. And parents can’t ask for more than an air conditioned show in the heart of Balboa Park.

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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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Let’s Party! Happy 75th Birthday, Golden Gate Bridge

The famous Golden Gate Bridge is probably the first bridge your Bay Area-raised babies will get to know by name. And every local parent experiences the moment when their kids exclaim the bridge is actually red as opposed to “golden.”…

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Entertainment For Tots in San Diego: Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

Finding different ways to entertain your little ones outside of the house can be difficult and tedious at times. After you’ve scoped out our parks and playgrounds round up and are maybe looking for some indoor fun for your little…

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