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Close Encounters: 7 Petting Farms & Zoos Your Kids Will Love

Don’t just visit with the animals; pet them! Meet rabbits, chickens, horses and more at these DC area petting zoos.

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We Heart Gummy Grins! 15 Teething Tips for Babies That Really Work

Find out why a baby carrier is key to teething comfort.

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This San Francisco Museum Is the Perfect Spot for a Family Adventure

After a year of COVID-related closures, many families are eager to have places to go, activities to do and cool stuff to see. (No offense to the neighborhood park, but it’s time to add some new adventures to the mix!)…

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25 Innovative Baby Bottles for 2021

Looking for a baby bottle for your registry, or for a child who no longer likes theirs? Here are all the latest and greatest!

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Our Favorite Nursing Pillows for Breastfeeding Your Babe

Snuggle time! Find the best nursing pillow for your body shape and baby’s favorite latching position with this list of the top nursing pillows.

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22 Hacks for Feeding Baby On the Go: Bottles, Breastfeeding & Snack Tips

Baby mealtimes away from home are a piece of cake with these handy tips.

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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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9 Top Apps to Track Baby’s Naps, Feedings, Health History & More

Need help remembering every feeding, nap and your child’s medical history? There are lots of baby tracking apps to help you keep track of every daily activity, milestone and health data.

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6 Things I Wish I Had Known about Breastfeeding before Giving Birth

“Had I known these things about breastfeeding, I think we could have better prepared mentally for what was coming and avoided so much stress and pain.”

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The 10 Best Party Entertainers for Your Virtual Birthday Celebration

Insects, princesses, jugglers, LEGO building and more!

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Travel Tips While Breastfeeding

“No matter the destination of your travels, be sure to plan ahead for your breastfeeding needs, and to be patient with yourself.”

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Baby’s First Foods: The Best Ways to Introduce Solids to Your Baby

Your baby is ready for solids, but where do you start? Follow our tips for a happy little foodie.

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How to Create a Calming Bedtime Routine for Baby

Set your baby up for a good night’s sleep with these helpful tips for establishing a bedtime routine you’ll both enjoy.

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So You’re Having Twins? Here’s the Advice That’s Not in the Books

“A crash course in topics not found in baby books that will actually help you in those early months with two newborns.”

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19 Essential Apps for Parents

From sound machines that’ll help you get a few more moments of sleep to tracking apps that’ll help you log everything from feedings to milestones, these are the apps every parent needs.

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Newborn Must-Haves You’ll Need in the First Weeks

Stock up on these basics before your baby arrives and you’ll be covered for the first few weeks.

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Pumping Essentials for Moms Returning to Work

Pump it up at work with these tips on the best breast pump tools, accessories and information you need.

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How to Successfully Prepare Your Child for Their First Dental Visit

Nervous about taking your little one to the dentist? With these 7 tips, you can help make your kid’s first visit to the tooth doctor an easy and quite possibly, an enjoyable one!

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14 Secrets to Being a Happy Parent

Simple steps to becoming a happier mom and dad.

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Preemie Essentials: All the Products New Parents Need

Get ready to bring your preemie baby home with this list of baby essentials.

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First Aid for Babies: 8 Quick Tips to Keep Kids Safe

Manage common kid injuries, or prevent them before they happen, with these smart first-aids tips for babies and toddlers.

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Amazon Alexa’s New Skills for Parents Will Make the Newborn Days a Breeze

Can’t remember when your baby last napped? Ask Alexa.

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Chrissy Teigen Unleashed Her Best Mom-Shaming Clapback Yet

Chrissy Teigen shuts down mom-shamers yet again.

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Here’s How to Make Everything Hurt Less When Carrying Your Baby

Here’s how you can combat all those body aches that come from carrying your little one.

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Serena Williams’ Male Coach Asked Her to Stop Breastfeeding & What?

Balancing motherhood and career is never easy—especially when you are a world-class tennis champ.

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What I’ve Learned About “Mom Guilt”

Mom guilt: they’re two words one may hear while pregnant, but in reality won’t ever experience until your little one arrives. Sure, you prepare your home, family, your body for your baby’s arrival.
You make sure you’re nourishing yourself properly…

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We Asked 8 Real Moms to Try nanobébé Bottles—& Here’s What Happened

Read these real moms’ honest reviews and experiences with the new nanobébé breastmilk bottle and storage system.

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This Bottle With Breastfeeding Mamas In Mind Is a Must-Have

This mom of two gets real about transitioning from breast to bottle with her baby.

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Heading Back to Work: Bottle Feeding to the Rescue

One mom’s return-to-work success was found in a bottle.

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4 More Things to Do While Feeding Your Baby

Every mom has this seemingly idle time when she breast or bottle feeds her child. This time need not be squandered by surfing your phone aimlessly. Instead here are four productive things you could do while you feed your baby.…

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10 Productive Things to Do While Nursing (Instead of Surfing Your Phone)

Let’s face it: there’s a lot you can’t do when you’re nursing. Taking a shower, cooking a meal or cleaning the bathroom are pretty much impossible. But there are still ways to be productive while feeding your little one. Here…

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4 Key Things to Consider When Deciding to Breastfeed or Bottle Feed

Whether or not to breastfeed is a deeply personal decision that each mother needs to make. Some mothers cannot breastfeed due to medical complications. Others simply opt not to, while others still might try to breastfeed but find that it’s…

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From Babyhood to Toddlerhood: Our Breastfeeding Journey

This post was written by Nicole Banuelos of Diary of a Caffeinated Mom in partnership with Happy Family Brands
One of the biggest misconceptions about breastfeeding is that it comes naturally for all women. I have three kids with three…

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The New Parenting Class You Need to Check Out

The Parent Collective is here to get you prepped — and introduce you to your new best friends.

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