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Harry Potter New York Flagship Store Will Finally Open This Summer

This Harry Potter store is a Wizard’s paradise.

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When Toys Go Wrong: Worst Gifts of the Holiday Season

These toys definitely don’t make the list this year.

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It’s Witchcraft! Make This Little Broomstick Bookmark in No Time at All

Today we’re celebrating Witch Day. Little witchy-poos everywhere will be over the moon for this sweet and simple little craft that they can actually use all year long.

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The 6 Best Rhyming Picture Books for Early Readers

Besides improving memory and cognitive development, rhyming books promote language development, and just make stories more fun!

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7 Non-Boring Chores That Teach Kids Responsibility

Shores are a great way of helping kids build their independence and work ethic while teaching them responsibility as well as valuable life skills.

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What Happened to My Heart After I Had a Second Baby

“One minute my heart was one size, the next minute—its size had doubled.”

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Candy Overload? Switch Witch to the Rescue

Don’t be scared of all that Halloween candy, just invoke the powers of the Switch Witch to whittle down the stash.

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The Best Not-So-Scary Halloween Picks for Kids on Netflix

Looking for something a little less scary for your littles this Halloween? Look no further.

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This Monster Tale Is Prince George’s Favorite Kids Book Right Now

This book is a bedtime favorite at Kensington Palace—and chances are, you already have a copy.

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Dear Moms: Cherish the Good Old Days (While You’re In Them)

To all the moms out there, please read this.

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My Kids Are More Tech-Savvy Than I Am—& That’s Okay

If my daughter can skip an ad at three years old, what does that look like at seven?

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Reversible Emojis Are Finally Coming to Smartphones *Smiley Face*

Your ability to text emojis is about to expand, by 130!

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Inside the New Forbidden Forest at The Making of Harry Potter

If your family is Harry Potter-obsessed, there’s a new destination to check out: the Forbidden Forest, a permanent expansion to The Making of Harry Potter at Warner Bros. Studio London.

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A Parenting Lesson on Accepting Fault: Don’t Blame Mr. Boom

Swish, swish, clack, giggle.
Swish, swish, clack, sob.

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I was sweeping the floors yesterday when I watched my toddler, and assistant sweeper, drop a broom stick on her foot. She had been picking it up…

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Witch, Please! Wow-Worthy Halloween Costumes

From classic witch hats to a bedazzled broom, your trick-or-treater will look the part head to toe. Click through the slideshow below to get inspired, whether you’re going DIY or store-bought.

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Today Is Witch Day

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Today Is Witch Day

If the broom fits.

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Not all witches are wicked: some are sweet, others make a mean pasta dish and most of them magically save the day. Read up on 13 of our favorites storybook…

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Shazam! 13 Enchanting Books That Are Pure Magic

Believing is one of the best parts about being a kid. Here’s a lucky list of 13 books that top our magical reading list.

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10 Things No One Told Me about Being a SAHM

 

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The word SAHM (Stay At Home Mom) was not a word I was too familiar with at one time. I was a career woman, bound and determined to defy all odds and prove that…

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Which Witch Is Your Favorite? 14 Witch Books We Love

Today is Witchy Wednesday so make room on the broom for some wicked-awesome stories.

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New Craze: The Positively Magical Puffle Cone

Have you puffled? The ice cream hype heard round the world marries made-to-order liquid nitrogen ice cream with a Hong Kong import: the Puffle cone. The result is magical!

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What Moms and Dads Really Want: Indulgences Only a Parent Would Appreciate

If martinis and dancing sound, well, exhausting, here are 10 ways to unwind that only a parent would appreciate.

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From Sochi to D.C.: Where They Can Try Their Hand at Winter Olympic Sports

Nurture the talents of your future Olympian by checking out one of these local spots that offer your kids a chance to try out a Winter Olympic sport.

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Talking Toys and Kids Clothes With Grasshopper’s Kara Larson

Kara Larson’s Grasshopper boutique on Alberta street in Portland is a veritable one-stop shopping wonderland of toys, books, games, art supplies, decor, clothing and shoes for savvy kids. And for moms looking for a treat for themselves, Kara also owns …

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