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11 Reasons Why RV Camping Will Save Your Family Vacation Plans

Summer vacation can still be an epic adventure when you opt for an RV.

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Here Are the “Dirty Dozen” Fruits & Veggies for 2021

Before you make your next grocery run, read this.

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This New App Is Like a Pediatrician in Your Pocket

Worried? You can chat with a board-certified doctor within 15 minutes thanks to this new app.

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The Ultimate Travel Guide to Learning about Race and Culture

“Whether your summer travel plans involve a long road trip, staying close to home or even not leaving your home, there is a way to learn and incorporate some of these important conversations with your family.”

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Should We Continue to Celebrate Dr. Seuss?

“As an educator, parent, grandparent, and human, I know that representation is important. When children do not see themselves in books or see depictions that are negative, no matter how subtle, true damage is done.”

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These Are the Questions to Ask Your Pediatrician on Your Newborn’s First Visit

Not sure what to ask the doctor at your newborn’s first visit? With this list, now you do!

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Weis Ice Cream Recall

More Than 11,000 Cartons of Ice Cream Are Being Recalled

The containers could contain pieces of metal.

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Raising Anti-Racists: The Work Starts with Me

“My job in raising these white boys is to give them the education to know what racism is, not only so that they can see the privilege that surrounds them, but so that they can do everything they can to stop the injustices happening in our world.”

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Made by Maddie

Nick Jr. to Launch New Series, “Made by Maddie”

The show features a fashion-savvy 8-year-old girl.

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New Study Shows Surprising Positive Effects of Quarantine

Could there be a silver(ish) lining to sheltering in place?

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Disney Cancel’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party for 2020

The theme parks are not taking any chances when it comes encouraging even larger crowds.

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Parenting in a State of Limbo

“Since forever, parents have had a special parental power that circumvented any limbo and led our days in detail and variant normalcy. Now we have masks and underlying fear. There’s anxiety and I can’t be the only one. I know others are stuck in this place too. Right?”

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6 Senior Caregiving Tips in the Time of COVID-19

“Under normal circumstances, the challenges faced by family caregivers are already substantial. During a pandemic, they are unprecedented.”

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What It’s Like to Have a Mama’s Boy

The daily, emotional toll may be overwhelming but then I consider what kind of young man he is going to become, with all the love and sweetness he possesses and I know it’ll be a beautiful thing.

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Are Boys Failing? Or Are We Failing Boys?

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As a boy mom myself, I always bristle a little when I hear media reports of a “boy achievement crisis.” Every few months it seems we hear some high-profile news articles that discuss the state of boys’ educational…

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Recall Alert: El Monterey Breakfast Burritos Recalled

Check your freezer for these breakfast burritos.

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My Daughter’s Anxiety Kept Her from Speaking

When I finally looked up what could possibly be wrong with my daughter, the description fit her exactly. I felt horrible guilt for battling with her instead of trying to support her.

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Why Does Kristen Bell Want to Rescue Disneyland’s “Frozen” Princesses?

This is what happened when Kristen Bell met the IRL park version of her “Frozen” character.

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Recall Alert: 2 Million Pounds of Poultry Products Recalled Due to Contamination Concerns

These fresh and frozen chicken products were recalled due to potential metal contamination.

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Recall Alert: Mann Packing Co. Vegetables Recalled for Potential Listeria Contamination

Vegetables sold at Trader Joe’s and other stores recalled due to possible contamination risk.

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Recall Alert: Apples Recalled Over Listeria Concern

Before you bob for apples, check the fruit to see if it’s part of this recent recall.

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Here’s What Parents Really Think about Playdates

Newly released research sheds light on how parents prep for playdates.

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Recall Alert: Walmart’s Great Value Ready-to-Eat Sausage Recalled Due to Salmonella Concerns

George’s Prepared Foods recalls more than 6,000 pounds of pork and turkey sausage sold in Walmart stores.

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10+ Hilarious Yet True Tweets about Toddlers

Toddlers: keeping parents on their toes since the beginning of time.

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4 Must-Know Tips to Help Prepare Kids for an Earthquake

Every conversation you have with your child about emergency preparedness is part of the bigger aim of helping them develop that all-important attribute: Resilience.

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Why I Quit Sleep Training Before I Even Started

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I’m sure, like many new mothers, I was totally unprepared for motherhood. I guess no one can really prepare you for what’s about to happen but I was particularly not at all prepared for the physical and…

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What My 8-Year-Old Taught Me about Feelings

We all feel emotions and get hurt by the behavior of others. But this solution from my 8-year-old may just help solve and avoid hurt feelings in the future.

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Nearly Half of Kids’ Fruit Juice Contains Lead, Arsenic & More: Report

A new report has found “concerning levels” of heavy metals in kids’ juice.

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Should Your Childcare Provider Get Paid Time Off?

“We know that when we take time off from work, it inconveniences you.” One nanny gets real about this hot topic.

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American School Lunches Will Soon Offer Fewer Healthy Options for Kids

Be prepared for some big changes to your kid’s school lunch menu.

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