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Feeling Completely Overwhelmed as a Parent? You’re Not Alone, According to New Survey

60% of parents polled said their mental load is “overwhelming.”

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Review: Up In & Over Energetic Elephant Bouncer

Looking for something to keep the kids active inside or out this winter? The Toy Insider has just the thing in mind.

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11 Virtual Birthday Party Ideas for LA Kids

Online parties with our favorite children’s entertainers, a Zoom call with Milo the Unicorn and more unforgettable ways to celebrate during the shutdown.

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So…You Purchased a Bounce House

“The kids are bored, you said. They’re watching too much TV, you said. They’re driving you crazy, you said. So you purchased a bounce house.”

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Nothing like a Crisis to Find Ourselves Again

“As we navigate through these uncertain times, I hope we all use the space to refuel and rebuild our humanity. Pushing through tough moments, even when it feels impossible, is exactly when we have our most meaningful breakthroughs.”

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Orange County’s Best Indoor Play Spaces

Plan your indoor adventure here!

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Easter Egg OREO Cookies Are Coming Back to Fill Your Baskets

You’re going to want to hop on over and grab some while you can!

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Bounce It Out! NYC’s Best Trampoline Parks

Kids bouncing off the walls (and the new couch)? Help them reach new heights at these uplifting spots!

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The World’s Biggest Bounce House Is Coming to a City Near You

Your kids are going to explode with bounce house excitement when they catch a glimpse of this massive inflatable making its way across the country.

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Tacoma’s New Trampoline & Air Sports Park Is Defying the Odds

Defy Tacoma may look like your average trampoline park, but its not-found-anywhere-else features are setting it apart from the others in extreme ways.

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LEGO Movie World Has Finally Opened at LEGOLAND—See the Pics

Everything really IS awesome—and we have the pics to prove it.

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Can You Really Make Up For Lost Sleep? Science Has an Answer

Haven’t slept since baby was born? Try this.

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The Top 5 States Where Babies Are Booming

Where are the most babies born in the United States?

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LEGOLAND Is Getting a Major Expansion with New LEGO Movie Rides

Everything is about to be even MORE awesome at LEGOLAND.

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Why You Should Add Music to Your Instagram Stories (Now That You Can)

This quick guide for parents shows you how to add music to Instagram Stories.

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Learning to Love Our Post-Baby Bodies

Kate Middleton’s photo leaving the hospital after giving birth to baby number three has a lot of women talking about what giving birth and post-birth bodies actually look like.
It’s a perfect time to talk about a subject I’ve been…

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10 Music Games for Kids

Let your musical tyke trade up those pots and pans for one of these games.

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Tess Holliday Posts Moving Instagram about Unrealistic Expectations on New Moms

The 32-year-old plus-size model offered sage words of wisdom to other new moms who might be struggling.

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From the Jump: D.C.’s Best Bounce Houses

Whether it’s their birthday or your kids just need to bounce off the walls, the DMV has plenty of bounce house locales.

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Is This the Reason Most Babies Are Conceived During the Holidays?

This might be the answer to all those September birthdays.

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Jump-tastic Trampoline Parks for All Ages

When the kids start bouncing off the walls, take them to these spots where that’s A-OK. Yep, you’ve found a cure for cabin fever.

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Psst…1 in 5 Grandparents Don’t Like Their Grandchildrens’ Names

According to this latest study, sharing your baby’s name with his or her’s future grandparents could be harder than you think.

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Buy a mamaRoo4 Infant Seat and Support NICU Babies

Eyeing a mamaRoo4 infant seat? Buy one before the end of the year and support NICU babies with your purchase!

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The True Story of Author A. A. Milne Is Coming to a Theater Near You

This emotional trailer for the brand new movie about author A. A. Milne is going to pull on your heart strings.

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Unique Ways to Stay Cool When It Gets Hot

Conquer the dog days of summer with this list of special events and activities around town.

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Cinèpolis Debuts a Movie Theater Made Just for Kids!

Discover the new spot where movie going is made more family friendly. For reel!

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This Adorable Four Year Old and His Dad Sing the ABCs Like Nothing You’ve Heard

This adorable father and son dancing duo will make your day.

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8 Places Kids Can Jump and Jump and Jump!

Feel like your kids are bouncing off the walls? Let them do it (literally) at one of the D.C. metro area’s many bounce house places.

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5 Damn Good Reasons To Curse In Front Of Your Kids

Photo: Robfoto
When I was about eight years old, I heard my mom call a school bus driver a “fuckin’ cocksucker,” so it was a pretty sure thing that I was going to have a foul mouth. My parents never…

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To the Lady Who Screamed at My Son at the Movie Theater

Photo: Sheila Qualls
When my son was little, a stranger yelled at him in a movie theater. Since that time, I’ve seen other adults yell at kids who obviously are not their own. It’s been some time, but people are…

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