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How to Avoid Divorce: Expert Tips that Could Save Your Marriage

Marriage is tough. But whatever you do, here are two things you should never do and one to prioritize.

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11 Creative Ways to Use Food Coloring That Aren’t Baking

The food coloring in your kitchen cabinet can do more than turn frosting into a magical unicorn-esque rainbow hue.

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That One Night

Photo: Catherine Myman Kaplan
We spend most of our children’s lives telling them not to take anything from strangers and definitely do not go to their homes. Except once a year when it becomes totally okay to do those two…

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27 Great Conversation Starters for Honest Family Discussions

Here’s how to go beyond, “How was school?” when talking with your kids.

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Gift-Worthy Bay Area Museum Memberships With All the Perks

If you are looking to gift a family museum membership this year, we’ve gathered up all the details to make your decision easier.

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Wrap It Up: Choosing Between Cloth & Disposable Diapers

You’re going to go through a lot of diapers with your new baby. Here are the pros and cons of cloth vs. disposable.

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My Husband, the Off-Duty Santa

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My husband looks a lot like Jerry Garcia, at least in his “touch of gray” phase. Someone once said that if he were darker, he would look like Frederick Douglass. But most of the time,…

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New Bilingual Friendship Journal Fosters New Relationships

This journal is an excellent ESL learning opportunity.

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Hang in There: 25 Things New Moms Need to Hear

We’re with you, mama! These encouraging words of wisdom will help a new mom (or any mom!) get through the day.

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36 Ways Your Kids Transform Your Mom Heart

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If we think we know a thing or two about life and love going into parenting, we realize the moment our child first rests in our arms just how shallow our roots of understanding. Which makes sense because…

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5 Things Every Parent Should Know about the Tooth Fairy

Discover the best way to handle every question, from what the Tooth Fairy actually does with the teeth to when she “forgets” to make a stop at your house.

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Dear Husband, I Just Want to Be Alone

“This might be hard to hear but it needs to be said for my own sanity—dear husband, I want to be alone.”

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6 Ways to Build Unbreakable Sibling Bonds

Building strong sibling relationships among your children not only brings peace of mind to parents, but it also yields adults who understand how to compromise and work as a team with almost anyone. Here are six ways you can positively facilitate that process.

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I Have It All. And You Probably Do, Too.

The reason we feel so much pressure is because of the expectation for perfection or the unattainable search for better than what we currently have. You want to have it all? Easy. Don’t buy into this falsehood.

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We Tried Google Express and Here’s What Happened

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Have you tried Google Express? It’s a sanity-saving service that lots of parents have been raving about. In a nutshell, Google Express allows you to…

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This Mom’s Viral Post about Her Parenting “Yardstick” Is as Real as It Gets

An important reminder that no one is perfect—and that’s totally okay.

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Why You Might Not Be Able to Buy Enfamil Powdered Formula at CVS Stores Right Now

This mom bought powdered baby formula, but when she opened the can, it definitely was not suitable for babies.

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This LEGO Baseball Field Is So Detailed It’s Kind of Crazy—See the Pics

This LEGO baseball park is the coolest brick creation you’ll ever see.

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Why Don’t Dads Get as Much for Father’s Day as Moms Do for Mother’s Day?

Have you ever wondered if dads get less loot for Father’s Day? Well, the answer might not surprise you.

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How I’m Learning to Embrace My New “Normal”

I’m done trying to be “normal.”

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I mean, what is “normal” anyway. I keep hearing this term, “the new normal” which brings me a sense of peace. I guess it’s just a fancy way of…

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The Most Hilarious Tweets About Mother’s Day

We found the real truth about mom’s special day.

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Tweets of the week- 4.20.18

Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: April 20, 2018

Thank you, Twitter parents for making us laugh this week.

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Kids From Wealthier Families Feel More Life Stability, New Study Finds

While the study findings are hardly a surprise, here’s why they’re so important.

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Oh Darling, Let’s Take an Adventure—& Bring the Kids

Nothing is more of an adventure than trying to grow as a person while trying to grow with a person—while trying to raise a person.

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Prince George & Princess Charlotte Are Totes Just Like Regular Kiddos

You know, minus that whole “eventual heirs to the British throne” thing.

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How to Talk to Your Kids about School Lockdown Drills without Scaring Them

It’s a conversation no parent wants to have, but if you have to, here’s what you can tell your child.

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The New Starbucks Credit Card Comes With Some Seriously Awesome Perks

This new card will help you rack up your flat whites and Frappuccinos a whole lot faster.

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Do You Call Your Pets Furbabies? People Have Strong Opinions About This

The debate is on whether dogs and cats are like kids.

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