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A Kid’s Guide to the Venice Canals in Los Angeles

Looking for something fun and out of the ordinary? The Venice Canals are a perfect outing for families of all ages. Moms love tucking their little bundles into the stroller for a scenic walk while older kids dart around looking…

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: October 12, 2018

Tweet tweet! Funnies from our fave Twitter parents.

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7 Refreshing Ways to Keep the Family Cool When It’s Super Hot Out

Here’s how to keep you and the kiddos cool on those sweltering summer days.

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Stay Cool with These Disney Park Hacks So Your Family Won’t Melt This Summer

Keep the fun coming and stay cool when you visit the Happiest Place on Earth this summer.

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20 Signs You’re Parenting a Seattle Tween

Where, oh where did the time go? Here are some telltale signs you’ve got a Seattle tween.

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Just Opened: boy + girl Leaves You California Dreamin’

One of our favorite LA labels makes the move from online to brick and mortar and we’ve got the scoop!

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How My Family Beats the Heat with 4 Cool Science Tricks (Watch the Video!)

Photo: Jenny Ballif
When the weather is hot, playing with ice can be the perfect treat. And if you can learn about the chemistry of water while cooling down? Even better.
Watch this Science Mom guide to learn how to…

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New Product Lets You Set Different Temperature for Each Side of Your Bed

This new duvet could make sharing a bed a whole lot easier.

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The Best Waterparks in America

From sliding down a volcano to pirate ship splashpads, these waterparks across the country offer ways to beat the heat with a big side of thrills. Find out if your favorite made the list.

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The Year’s Biggest Travel Trends According to Pinterest

Before you book your next family vaca, check out the hottest Pinterest travel trends for 2017.

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This Self-Making Duvet Cover Will Help You Hit Snooze a Little Longer

This high-tech duvet will make your mornings easier.

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Play It Cool: Sensory Bags You Can Make & Chill

Using stuff from around the house (frozen peas! hair gel!) you can beat the heat with these cool DIYs.

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Top 15 Reasons Parenting in PDX Rocks

In case there was any doubt in your mind that raising your offspring in this charming little city is the bees knees, we’ve rounded up some of the reasons it simply rocks.

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An Infant in Phuket, Thailand

When my in-laws announced that the next family trip would be in Phuket, Thailand, we were initially thrilled! We had been there on our honeymoon and it was such a beautiful place! Then it hit us that we’d have a…

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Do You Remember These Classic Sidewalk Toys from the ’80s & ’90s?

You cut your teeth (and probably skinned your knees) on these nostalgic toys from your summers of yore. Take a trip down memory lane for a good laugh.

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Under Cover: 9 Shaded Playgrounds to Try

Take cover at these shaded playgrounds that offer a little something for everyone.

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If You Can’t Stand The Heat: 6 Places to Get Soaked

Check out where to get wet and keep your cool this season.

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Chocolate Dipped Pineapple-Coconut Macaroons

Bring a bit of tropical summer into your holiday dessert this year with FoodNetwork.com’s Chocolate Dipped Pineapple-Coconut Macaroons.

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Warm Fuzzies! 16 Baby Sweaters You’ll Love

There’s no use exposing those cute arms to the elements. Bundle them up in one of these adorable knits.

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Get Your Shovels Ready! It’s Time To Excavate The Mines

Little archeologists can play in the dirt and start a new hobby. And mom and dad may even get a couple of nice gifts out of the deal, too.

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A Cooling Pad for Hot Stroller Rides

It’s like the ice packs you put in lunch boxes, but for baby bums. Find out about the newest product we’re raving about.

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Homemade Chicken Fingers

Kids love chicken fingers and they just can’t get enough. Why? Because they’re tasty and easy to eat. No utensils needed, just a good grip and a saucy dip to enjoy these crispy delights.

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Cool Wheels: 4 Stroller Accessories to Beat the Heat

Strolling through the park or along the Beltline is great way to get some fresh air with your little one while squeezing in some exercise in your busy day.  But in Hotlanta, that stroller or car seat can quickly turn…

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4 Cool Things to Do Before It Gets Too Hot

We don’t think twice about packing up the kids and doing stuff outside when the weather warms up. But, there’s nothing like seeing your little one turn into a sweaty, red-faced mess during a family outing to bring on the…

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20 Cool Ways to Beat the Heat

Sometimes it’s too darn hot to head outside.  Sure, the kids are dying to hit the playground, head to the beach or just run around the back yard.  But now that the cooling cover of June gloom is a mere…

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Great Parks for the Tots While the Big Kids Are Back in School

The big kids are gone! The big kids are gone! Yes, that day has arrived, when the big kids (maybe even yours!) have stepped away from the swings and slides and relinquished the rollerblade trails. That Magic School Bus has…

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4 Spicy Seasonal Sausages That Won’t Weigh You Down

Visions of sausage might bring muscly macho men and meat-hangovers to mind, but there are lots of light, summery links showing up on the menus of sausage-makers around town. All of these suggestions are made on the premises with a…

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Make a Splash: Our Favorite Pools & Beaches

School is out for summer and thankfully, for kids and parents alike, splash is now in session at the over 50 New York City public pools (most open June 28 through September 3, 2012, but call ahead or check pool…

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5 Fun Things to Do After School

Back-to-school hasn’t been easy on any of us. Well, any of us who were left behind, that is. So even though our trips to museums and parks have slowed down, we’re still trying to fill our afternoons with fun. Here…

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Explore: Kayak Beach, the North Bay Hidden Gem

For a day at the beach minus the pounding surf, check out Sausalito’s Schoonmaker Point Marina (known to local Marin families simply as  Kayak Beach). It’s a hidden gem of Marin, though not entirely undiscovered — on weekends and school…

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