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Simple DIY Busy Boards Toddlers Will Love

Keep fidgeting fingers busy with these do-it-yourself activity boards.

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5 Wines Mom Will Love

Want to buy mom a bottle of wine but don’t know where to start? Here are 5 she’ll love.

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This New Study on Sunscreen Chemicals Will Surprise You

You’ll want to read this before you stock up on sunscreen.

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The Best Books to Give Kids This Year

We’ve read through—literally—hundreds of kids books published in 2017 and narrowed it down to our favorite 21.

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3 Genius Ways Busy Parents Can Work Meditation into Their Daily Routine

Taking time for yourself, being still and doing “nothing” doesn’t have to be a luxury.

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Why a Son Will Always Need His Daddy

People say that the bond between a mother and her son is unshakeable. The same as a father with his little girl.
My son and I share a very strong connection. From the moment he was born, we were two…

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In My Son, My Grandfather Lives On

My grandfather was a great man. An artist, veteran and Freemason. He was quiet but kind, stern but loving. He died when I was only 10 years old but I remember everything about him. When I close my eyes, I…

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If You Only Knew The Amazing Things Your Child Does In School All Day

Your child does incredible things in school every day. Much is required of her and she rises to the occasion, meeting and surpassing expectations.
As she prepares to enter the school building every morning, she knows exactly where to line…

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Why I’m Trying to Hurry Up and Slow Down

My days are full of “hurry ups” and my years are full of “slow downs.” Hurry up and put your shoes on. Hurry up and finish your dinner. Hurry up and get dressed, finish your homework, brush your teeth. Then…

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Save That Breastmilk: Science Has Debunked the Pumping & Dumping Myth

Scientific evidence says there’s no good reason to pump and dump. Read on to find out how you can safely drink and pump or nurse instead.

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Hit the Books: 8 San Diego Libraries for Studious Kids

Ace those pop quizzes by heading to one of these public libraries that offer up study spots perfect for kids of all ages.

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See the Results After Teacher Installed Pedaling Desks in Classroom For Students

We can appreciate any teacher uses some imagination to help students. Bethany Lambeth, who teaches math at Martin Middle School in Raleigh, North Carolina, did just that. Ms. Lambeth installed pedaling bikes underneath the students desks hoping it would channel…

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An Abundance of Daughters

In the last two weeks I’ve had over a dozen run-ins with complete strangers who have raised all girls. Some with four. Most with three. All without boys. I know my situation makes me aware of these things more than normal and…

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These Viral Videos of 2015 Will Make Your Heart Melt

Did you catch all the viral joys of 2015? Watch them here!

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Yes, They’re Real: The Cutest Baby with the Cutest Kitten EVER

The concentration of cute in this video is so high, it should be banned. Luckily, it’s not. This adorable video we found via Imgur has resulted in a collective Internet “aww!” and has people in the comments section questioning whether…

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Bonjour Bébé! Language Lessons for Little Learners

They say the brains of young children are like sponges. They absorb everything, and can pick up a languages at a surprisingly rapid rate (thanks Dora!). Immerse them in one of these local classes so your little linguist can become…

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Inside the Totally Awesome Art Attack with Susie Antell

Hosting workshops, birthday parties, and playdates all over ATL, Art Attack has established itself as one of the coolest art resources for little Picassos. The proof is in the voting: Art Attack was your Totally Awesome pick for best Atlanta-area…

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Balboa Park Gets a Face Lift

Last year Balboa Park was probably not on your radar for play dates with the kiddos. SF Gate reports that the park was run-down with old playground equipment, broken swing sets and even had a massive tree limb lying on…

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Win Karma Kids Yoga Program Package

Downward dog with a few barks and howls thrown in, anyone? At Karma Kids Yoga, silly smiles are part of the training and Red Tricycle wishes namaste to you with this prize package from this fun studio. Classes are available…

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