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There’s a “Golden Girls” Planter & It’s Sophia Approved

Amazon has a Sophia planter, and it’s “golden.”

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This Teen’s Guide to Social Media Is a Must-Have for Parents

If you want to know what’s popular on social media, you need to read this!

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Preparing Your Kids for Emergencies

Practicing disaster preparation with your kids helps build the skills and muscle memory that’s necessary to best adapt to emergency situations, whether it’s a fire, earthquake, flood or worse.

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This New Disney Subscription Box Is Made Just for Grown-Up Fans

This one is definitely going on your Christmas list.

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Want to Buy a Harry Potter-Themed Tiny House? This One’s For Sale

You’ll be dying to move in to this magical little home.

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The New Dooney & Burke Bag Collection Is Practically Perfect in Every Way

This latest collection is inspired by the “Mary Poppins” remake which hits theaters later this year.

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The Life Changing Magic Of Giving Up

It’s time to decelerate your ambition and learn to be chill AF.
First of all, I want to say that I am a mom, and this is not a post about how as a mom I give up because life…

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My Confessions As the Mom of a Strong Willed Child

I yell at my kids.

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I’ve grabbed my son Jack by the arm and literally dragged him to his room. I have slapped his hand, spanked his butt and told him I’m moving to California…

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10 Life Lessons I Found in My Childhood School Supplies

I’m dragging an open pair of scissors down the well-taped seam of a brown cardboard box. Generally speaking, this is a common occurrence in our household, given that my Amazon Prime membership makes it so incredibly easy to get basic,…

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These Easy, Stress-Free Tips Helped Our Family Move on a Budget

We are moving house and it is a logistical nightmare. We are shifting to our very first farm, which is 45 minutes from where we are currently living, and we are not hiring a removalist. When I think about shifting…

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This Is What Drew Barrymore Packs for Her Kid’s Camp Lunch

The megastar just shared her lunch packing secrets with Instagram, and we’re totally impressed.

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Light Roast Coffee Is Healthier Than Dark Roast, According to Study

Can’t decide between light or dark roast. Consider the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects before you pour a cup.

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6 Patriotic Places to Visit With Kids Before Independence Day

Re-ignite the patriotic flame on a visit to these favorite monuments to American history.

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Just Opened: 9 New & Improved Spots in Brownstone Brooklyn

What can we say? This borough can’t stop won’t stop. Eat, play, shop, read, create, learn and more at these fresh additions!

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June Spoke Writing Challenge: All about the Dads!

Hooray for June—and hooray for our newest Spoke Writing Challenge! In case you haven’t heard, our Spoke Contributor Network offers a monthly writing challenge where we want to hear from you. All June long, we want to read your perspectives…

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Go Ahead, Toss Your Kid’s Artwork (Trust Us!)

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Children’s artwork is one of the most common types of clutter for a busy parent to contend with. Not only does it just keep accumulating but since it is something that your child makes,…

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Now Shipping!: Care Packages for New Moms

Just in time for Mother’s Day — a different kind of special delivery just for her!

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Gouda Roll Ups

Serves 1
Ingredients

2 slices Arla® Gouda Cheese
3 pieces thinly sliced turkey, ham or your favorite deli meat
1 10-inch tortilla
2 lettuce leaves
1 teaspoon reduced-fat mayonnaise

Add-on ingredients

pickles
tomatoes slices
hummus or ranch dressing
avocados

Steps…

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This Ingenious Hack Will Get the Knots Out of Your Necklaces FAST

photo: Shahrzad Warkentin

How many times have you let your little ones into your jewelry box for dress up play just to end up with the entire contents jumbled together in one giant knot? We’ve all got better things to…

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20 Kid Questions About the Kardashians

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This weekend instead of playing Legos or baking cookies I asked my 7-year-old daughter and nearly 5-year-old son to watch an episode of Keeping Up With The Kardashians on mute. It was my way of connecting…

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The Messy Truth About Flying with a Baby

Remember the time when the space between seats seemed incongruous to your ever expanding belly or when the person seated next to you could not look more frustrated at your wobbly exit for your tenth toilet trip? If you thought…

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Two Mamas, For Real!

My twins are in elementary school at a local school in our neighborhood. They walk to school on sunny days, they spill contents of their lunches into their backpacks, they learn to make friendship bracelets, and they are ridiculously hungry…

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8 Ways My Toddler Is Sabotaging Me

Is your toddler actually plotting against you? It may be all in innocent fun but this mom is still learning her lessons.

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These Notes From Teachers Are Too Funny

Kids can say and do the darndest things, even when they’re at school. And when things get too out of hand, teachers or school officials will send the student home with a note. Fortunately for us, some notes home are…

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Garlic Lemon Chicken

A lemon, garlic olive oil and herb marinade takes center stage in this chicken recipe that is perfect when you need a quick weeknight meal.

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16 Signs You Are An Atlanta Parent

Smocks, football, and stroller fans. Click through to discover 16 signs you’re an Atlanta parent.

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Hip Tot Music Fest: A Concert for Hip Parents & Tots

Are you a family of dancers? We’re talkin’ the get-down-and-boogie kind, not the refined Swan Lake variety. If so, then you might want to take yourselves down to the Hip Tot Music Fest where you can groove to the beats…

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5 Easy Ways To Get Kids Baking!

I’m not sure if we know a kid that can resist a sweet treat right out of the oven. Cookies, cupcakes, or even making a fresh loaf of bread are some great ways to introduce kids to the idea of…

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Paper Knack Righter

We heart two new paper art products — Big Day Chains and A Day in a Child’s Shoes — both of which are clever-and-classy gift ideas that just may inspire you to create your own version at home. And if…

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