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Making It through 2020 with a Whole Lotta Grace (& Acceptance)

“I think we can all benefit from calling it the dumpster fire that it’s been. And giving ourselves a whole lotta grace for, however, we’re making it through.”

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Häagen-Dazs

Häagen-Dazs Reveals 2020 Consumer Trends

See which flavors round out the top five.

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Whole Foods Trends

Whole Foods Market Announces Top 10 Food Trends for 2021

The 2021 trends represent what’s new and next for the coming year.

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Disneyland & Walt Disney World Are Getting Their Very Own “Star Wars” Cantina

Disneyland is about to make a historic change with the addition of its Star Wars land.

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How to Save Big on Your Next Disney Vacation

I’ve done it. I can’t believe that I have, but I did. I made a frickin’ spreadsheet for our Disney vacation. The reason for the cursing? This is so not us!!! Disney, yes. Spreadsheet, no.

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Main Street Cupertino: Eats, Shopping, Events & More!

Looking for a new ‘hood to explore with the kiddos? This sunny South Bay spot will bring smiles to everyone’s faces.

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13 Independence Day Desserts Your Baby (and Entire Family) Will Love

These kid-friendly Fourth of July-themed treats will have you seeing stars — and stripes!

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‘Aint No Party Like a Momchelorette Party

I love a good party, but I can’t think of a worse social event to be invited to than a baby shower. There often is no booze, start at some ungodly hour of a weekend morning and you have to…

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Save That Breastmilk: Science Has Debunked the Pumping & Dumping Myth

Scientific evidence says there’s no good reason to pump and dump. Read on to find out how you can safely drink and pump or nurse instead.

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A Visual Look at the Dreaded Mom Hangover

The splitting headache at 6 a.m. The bombardment of amplified sounds and lights before you can guzzle down your first cup of coffee. The whiff of a urine soaked diaper propelling you to the nearest bathroom to throw that coffee…

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Kristen Bell is the Woman in All of Us

photo: ravend via Flickr Creative Commons
There is literally nothing unlikable about Kristen Bell. Go ahead and try to dig something up on her…I dare you. Here are some of the many reasons why we moms adore Kristen Bell.

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Turkey Trots and What Not: My Attempt at Creating Healthier Thanksgiving Day Traditions

Photo: Jen Setteducato
Unless you consider heated arguments and empty Budweiser cans a Thanksgiving Day tradition, I wouldn’t say that I’ve experienced much of it at my house growing up. Not that I didn’t look forward to mom’s delicious dinner…

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Art Appreciation: Greatest Places to Paint and Sip (Apple Juice)

Grab your pint-sized Picasso and your mini Monet and sign up for a sip (of apple juice) and paint class at one of these locations.

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Today Is National Piña Colada Day

 

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Today Is National Piña Colada Day

Make it a double.

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From booze-free piña coladas to sangria for sippy cups, these beachy mocktails are your new BFFs.

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Eat your way through the day with sweet and savory…

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Three Things To Know About A Disney Cruise

We recently embarked on an amazing adventure to Alaska on the Disney Wonder Cruise Ship.  When planning our vacation, we wanted to go somewhere we did not have to take a long plane ride, where it would be different from…

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Today Is Cinco de Mayo

 

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Today Is Cinco de Mayo

¡Qué chido!

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Make it a bash they’ll never forget with a handmade piñata.

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Since a midday cóctel might not be on the menu, how about a
booze-optional margarita push pop? Yes.…

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No Pink Bunnies Allowed: 10 Strange Laws

A few strange laws will have you whistling underwater in celebration: or not.

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Now Open: Simmzy’s Serves Burgers and Brews in Burbank

Would you like locally sourced, organic fries with that? That, plus a few dozen crafted beers on tap, room for kids to play and burgers the whole fam will scarf await you at the new Simmzy’s.

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A New Hub for Gifts, Food & Fun

Looking for a place to get gifts and nosh on trendy gourmet grub this winter? Try this indie market + food court + beer hall extravaganza!

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Get it Delivered: Food, Booze, and Essentials At Your Door

Stuck at home with a new baby or a sick kid? Or, heck, you just don’t feel like going outside because it is too cold, too wet, or too hot and humid? Don’t despair, one of the beautiful things about…

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Pinkies Up! Tea Rooms That Serve Up Cups of Comfort

Despite having a million and one coffeehouses in Portland, finding a place to enjoy a true cup of tea with your children in the city is a bit harder. Here are some kid-friendly Portland teahouses that include places to have…

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The 10 Best Dishes Under $10 in North Beach

In a town of bacon-wrapped hot dogs, taquerias, and food trucks, it’s easy to get spoiled by all the quick, cheap food San Francisco has to offer. But find yourself in North Beach–one of the most bustling tourist neighborhoods in…

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Got a Boozy Sweet Tooth? 5 Spiked Desserts

The ultimate dilemma: Your server asking “Would you like to see our dessert menu?” Even though you know foregoing dessert is an option, sometimes that after-dinner sweet tooth just aches for a little something something. So go ahead, sneak a…

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Date Night: Top 6 Carne Asada Burritos in SF

No jukebox blaring banda. No salsa, chips, or beer. Just pure burrito. In a blind taste test—analyzing everything from girth to beef-sear to ingredient distribution and harmony—five experts dig into six of the city’s most popular super carne asada burritos, …

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Date Night: 6 Food Trends We Love

If you feel like you’re out of the loop about what’s hot and what’s not on the Seattle food scene then don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Our friends at Seattle Magazine have dug up 6 food trends from cocktails…

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