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Facebook Debuts New Parent Resource Hub to Offer Support & Assistance

The new Hub is giving parents an all-in-one place to find everything they need to stay connected.

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Coming Out of Isolation: Raising a Child With Special Needs

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Looking back, it’s difficult to pinpoint exactly when THE moment was. Maybe I wasn’t paying attention and I missed it. Maybe it was gradual. Maybe it was slowly sneaking up on me without a warning, making its transition mimic any other…

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Funny Ha Ha: Great Places for Kids to Learn Improv

It’s a bird, it’s a plane—no, it’s your tot bringing out the best of their imagination at an improv class near you.

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Your New Secret Place for Picnics, Walks & Birdwatching

Montrose Point Bird Sanctuary is an awesome slice of nature that’s tucked out of sight. With wildflowers, rugged trails and surprises around every turn, it’s a stroll your family needs to take.

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Your Next Family Outing: The U.S. Olympic Training Center

Little athletes are invited to check out this facility and see just what’s in store for future Olympians.

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Three Kings Day: Parades, Crowns, and Camels, Oh My!

Feeling the Christmas letdown?  Don’t!  December 25 isn’t the only game in town, after all.  Many other cultures celebrate the holiday on different dates.  And living in New York City means that you can, too. Take, for instance, Three Kings…

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Time to Tackle Teaching Kids About Money

It can be hard to know how to start teaching your child about money. How much info is too much? How do you make them realize that parents don’t have an endless money supply without making it seem like there’s…

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Shop Talk

Rob and Cherry Pickering always dreamed of owning a toy store; visits to toy stores were even a priority on family vacations. This year the timing was right and they set up shop in the huge bavarian-style Schnitzelbank building in…

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