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If Your Kids are Anxious about Back to School & How to Help

These tips will give your kids the toolkit to ground themselves and reduce anxiety no matter what life throws at them.

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10 Things Productive Moms Do Before 10 a.m.

Here’s a hint—the kids have to get in on the action too.

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Embrace the Dirt

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Kids are dirty little beings. It’s a fact. I’m pretty sure that my 5-year-old is some sort of magical dirt magnet – as soon as he is dressed in the morning, his shirt is instantly covered with…

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10 Cozy Cabins Near Boston (for When You Really Need to Get Away)

We have the perfect way to combat cabin fever: pack your hiking boots, get the kids in the car and get ready to head to your cabin in the woods!

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9 Reasons Moms Need to Get Their Stress in Check

“Just like any job or role in life, being a mom can come with some serious stress. Here are just a few reasons why it’s important to keep your stress in check.”

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How to Introduce New Foods to Your Child, According to a Dietitian

“Once I became a mom, I finally understood that the struggle is real. Here are three tips that worked in my house and may work in yours too!”

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10 Things Every Mom Learns in Baby’s First Year 

Funny, sweet, relatable and all too true. Here’s what moms learn during year one.

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Yikes! This Pandemic Has Made Me Feel like I Was a New Mom Again

“How am I managing this second round of new parenthood level stress? I try to imagine I am talking to the new-mom me nine years ago and here are the 7 things I wish she had known or thought to do.”

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Is This Normal? Your Pregnancy Decoded

Calm your pregnancy concerns with this guide to what’s normal and when to contact your doctor for guidance.

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Raising Kids in an Image-Obsessed World

How to build your kid’s self-confidence, self-love, self-expression, and help them focus on how they feel rather than what they see.

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Miami’s Best Museums for Kids & Families

Get ready to explore the solar system, learn about Miami’s colorful history and see works of arts in many different forms.

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Best Ways to Keep Your Family Fit in 2020

Keep your family fit and healthy this year with these activities and local fitness and health food spots!

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7 California Wellness Vacations for the Whole Family

Whether your family goals are to reconnect, renew patience, get into nature or go on a digital detox, these getaways will get you all on track for a truly happy 2020.

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Why I’m Celebrating My Kid’s Poo Today

And, here’s why you should, too.

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This Is How Kate Middleton Wins Mealtime Battles

What are Prince George and Princess Charlotte’s fave foodie finds?

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10 Workouts You Can Bring Your Kids To

From yoga to trampoline-ing, here are 10 of our favorite ways to get a great workout with your kids in tow.

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Inside the de Young Museum’s New FREE Kids’ Play Space and Gallery

Free art exploration takes center stage at the de Young Museum.

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The Best Ways to Prevent Meltdowns (at Every Age!)

Children are precarious little creatures. Here’s how to nip that meltdown in the bud.

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5 Lessons for Raising Successful Human Beings

For this article, I invite you to be open-minded and practice compassion as the main ingredient for what we refer to as discipline.

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We can’t argue that being a parent is hard work. If we…

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9 Effortless Ways to Make Unforgettable Family Travel Memories

One of the best ways to bond with your family and create memories is to travel. You get to see new places, meet new cultures, learn about different people and spend quality time with your loved ones.
As much as…

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What My 3-Year-Old Taught Me about Forgiveness

I’ve known for years the power of forgiveness—and the power of second chances was revealed to me last weekend from an unexpected source.

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8 Reasons to Book a Sitter in October

Dial up your favorite sitter and sneak away for a bit of adult time this October.

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5 Science-Backed Hacks to Boost Your Mom Mood ASAP

So, you’re having a bad day (or week or month). You’re feeling down and out, overwhelmed, and don’t want to get out of bed in the morning just to deal with tantrums, whining, crying, messes, and bad attitudes all day.…

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Where to Give Mom the Gift of ‘Me-Time’ for Mother’s Day

Moms, make sure everyone sees this story so they know exactly what to get you for Mother’s Day: some well-deserved me-time!

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New Study Reveals Moms Need a Full Year for Recovery After Giving Birth

New mothers may be told by books and doctors that they’ll be back to ‘normal’ within six weeks of giving birth, but a new study has found that most women take much longer to recover.

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10 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Having Kids

 

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If I could rewind time and go back to the day before I took that positive pregnancy test, I would tell myself the following ten things in hopes that I would have a better…

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5 Myths About Marriage

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Going into marriage, we all have our own preconceived notions when it comes to what we anticipate marriage is going to be like. Maybe you expect to be the June to his Ward or the Carol to his…

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Special Delivery! 8 Subscription Boxes to Try This Summer

We all love special deliveries and kids are no different. These under-the-radar subscription boxes inspire learning and creativity.

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8 Ways to Get Active This Winter (Baby Included!)

Keep your sanity in the blustery months and get a move on! We’ve got quick and easy tips. (Hint: Bubbles and scarves are involved.)

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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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The City’s Most Om-Worthy Yoga Classes for Kids

Exercise your kiddo’s body and mind with a kid’s yoga class. From babies to school-age, the city offers a variety of yoga experiences to stretch, bend and flip your little yogi.

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Inside the Totally Awesome Strength in Moms with Katie Scharf

From pregnancy, to delivery, to recovery and beyond, Strength in Moms works closely with mamas to ensure safe, healthy pre- and postnatal fitness routines. This is a highly-praised mom-powered and mom-dedicated resource—and your Totally Awesome pick for best mom fitness…

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Summer Fun: 50 Outdoor Activities for Kids

Summer is just getting started, and unless you’ve planned out a 12 week itinerary for your kiddos, they might start bouncing off the walls very soon. Keeping them entertained during these long summer days is no easy feat, that’s why…

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Quick & Easy Kids’ Recipe: Salmon Fish Cakes

Looking for creative ways to get more omega-3 goodness into your toddler’s tummy? Salmon patties are an easy way to encourage both fish lovers and picky eaters to get more body and mind with healthy fish. We feature canned salmon…

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Shake It Up Baby

Face it. You need to shake up your workout routine (or maybe get a workout routine?) With the holidays around the corner, it’s the ideal time to find an activity that will keep your body and mind in check. Have…

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