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Check In with Your Children

“They need to be assured that while life is messy, we can all get through it together.”

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Giving Birth & Losing My Mother

I was no longer just a daughter grieving the loss of her mother, but a mother grappling with the possibility that my daughter could one day face a similar fate.

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Bode Miller & Family Announce Baby Girl on the Way

She’s due in November and will join a full house of love.

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Recall Alert: Peloton’s Tread & Tread+ May Cause Injury or Death

The Consumer Product Safety Commission advises contacting Peloton for a full refund or repair

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National Parks to Visit near Los Angeles

Who’s ready for a road trip? Check out this list of must-visit national parks all a short drive from Los Angeles.

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3 Ways Mountain Biking Helps IRL

“As I watched my kiddos zip around corners and zoom along the trail, it occurred to me that these biking reminders apply to life as well.”

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Understanding Miscarriages: 7 Questions Answered by a Doctor

“The keys here are remembering that you are not alone in experiencing miscarriage, and that is normal and healthy to grieve your loss.”

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Why I Parent from a Place of Love & Not Fear

“Losing my last born son has not made me coddle my remaining two children. Surprisingly, it has given me more confidence as a mother. I know what it’s like to lose a child, and I no longer fear death.”

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11 Ridiculously Expensive Gifts You Can Buy on Amazon This Christmas

For when that extra grand is just burning a hole in your pocket this holiday season. *eyeroll*

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When It Comes to Autism, These Are My 7 Wishes

“And while there are so many, many things I wish I could change about the system itself, the main changes are ones I wish I could simply make in others. But not my boy.”

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Mom, Are Dead People Dead Forever?

“It can be scary, but being honest with our kids is always a better route than dressing everything up with fairytales and marshmallows. So here is how I answered the question about whether or not dead people are dead forever.”

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Rose Leslie & Kit Harington Are Expecting Their First Child

The couple portrayed star-crossed lovers Jon Snow and Ygritte on Game of Thrones.

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6 Tips & Resources to Help Children Grieve

“By helping your child grieve in a healthy manner, your child can build a new normal, one where happy memories exist with the hope for brighter days.”

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Our Favorite Photos of the Peaceful Protests & #BLM Graffiti

Take a quick scroll to see how our favorite photos of the peaceful protests and pro-BLM graffiti that have popped up around town.

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Warner Bros. Makes “Just Mercy” Available for Free as an Educational Tool

For the month of June the movie will be available to rent for free on digital platforms.

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“This Is Us” Is What America Needs

Photo: Ron Batzdorff/NBC
Maybe it’s because I’m pushing the half-century mark that every nuance of humanity explored in the first season of ““This Is Us”” resonates with me. Regardless of the why, every scenario filters through my veins in one…

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What Parents Need to Know about the Coronavirus

With over 100,000 confirmed cases globally, what does that mean for you and your family?

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IKEA KULLEN 3-Drawer Chest Recalled Due to Entrapment Hazard

Consumers should immediately stop using the KULLEN 3-drawer chest if not properly anchored to the wall.

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This Millennium Falcon Bounce House Is Out of the Galaxy

Take your next party to hyperdrive with this incredible jumper.

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T.J. Maxx, HomeGoods and Marshalls Sold Recalled Infant Sleepers

If you have infant sleepers of any kind stop, use immediately.

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When Domestic Violence Happens to Someone You Know

​​​​​​​October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. If you are experiencing domestic violence, or think someone you know might be, please know there is help. You are not alone. Call the national domestic abuse hotline for help and resources.

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LEGOS, Life Lessons, and My Little Lady

Photo: Shelley Massey
My daughter. She’s a wily one. Born smack in the middle of two boys with a mom who cares more that she gets in a good run than a good manicure, my tender bloom is equal parts girly-girl…

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6 Must-Follow Christmas Tree Safety Tips

These Christmas tree tips will help ensure your holiday is not only a beautiful one but a safe one as well.

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This New SpongeBob Spin-Off Show Is Perfect for Summer Campers

Who lives at summer camp under the sea? SpongeBob Squarepants!

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Do You Really 10,000 Steps a Day? A New Study Weighs In

Didn’t hit 10,000 today? Don’t fret.

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15 Gifts for Star Wars Lovers on Amazon

The Force is strong with this list.

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