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These 7 Cozy Cabins Near Austin Are the Perfect Getaway

When your family needs a little time in the fresh air, we’ve got the Airbnb rentals for you!

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The Sparkle of Christmas & the Hope We Hold

“As special needs parents, we give up so much of the traditional that sometimes we grasp on to a single simple thing, one thing we don’t want to give up on to convince ourselves that we aren’t missing out.”

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HEINZ Is Giving Families a Spooky Way to Celebrate Halloween

There’s no creepier condiment than HEINZ Ketchup.

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Miceli’s: Spaghetti with a Side of Showtunes

Sometimes you need a little entertainment with your dinner—and we don’t mean your 2 year-old dumping macaroni on their head when they turn their bowl into a hat.  We have the perfect spot for food that will get devoured, singing…

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3 Secrets to Camping with the Whole Fam (& Staying Sane, Too)

Here’s how to make family camping enjoyable for all.

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This Is Why I Won’t Make the Holidays “Magical” for My Kids This Year

Every so often I have a breakthrough, a moment when everything feels right and clear. I had one recently while brainstorming what holiday traditions I want to start doing with my kids.
You know, because it’s our job as parents…

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How to Pick the Best Fruit Every Time

Tired of buying bad fruit? Here’s how to pick the ripest, most delicious ones of the bunch.

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Two For Mum: Mother’s Day Brunch & Spa Combos

Double the fun for mom this year with a meal and some me-time!

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Light the Lights! 8 Reasons Why Hanukkah Rocks Our World

Because… donuts! Here’s why (besides the donuts) the festival of lights totally rocks.

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Let Them Eat Ice Cream Cake!: The 10 Best Ever Made

Of all the ways there are to stay cool in the summer, the ice cream cake takes the well, cake. Check out the best 10 ever made.

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6 Laurelhurst Eateries to Try Now

This charming Seattle neighborhood is home to several delish spots for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Click through the gallery to discover six hidden gems you and your kid crew are going to love.

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Just Opened: Wake Up With Blue Star Donuts

In this mini lull between Halloween and Thanksgiving, you need something to celebrate. How about the opening of a beloved donut import from PDX that seves fresh donuts so good, the whole family will go nutty? Donutty.

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Weekend Warriors: 7 Quick Trips Close to Home

This weekend marks the official end of summer. If you feel the urge to squeeze in one last blast, read on for three quick trips to send off the season in style.

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5 Classic Cupcakeries That Reign Supreme

Cake pops may have temporarily out-popularized cupcakes, but—for purists—there’s nothing like an old-fashioned cupcake. After all, few treats can match the pure bliss that comes with devouring a dense moist cake paired with creamy frosting. And, whether you live in…

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Flapjacks in the City

Take heart if the only childhood memory you can trigger about pancakes involved IHOP’s all-you-can-eat stacks dripping in super-sweet syrups (blueberry anyone?) followed by a mega stomachache that lasted the entire drive home sans seatbelt. Make new and stomachache-free memories…

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Best Northwest Hikes and Walks

A sweeping glacial vista on a bluebird afternoon…an ancient rain forest, trees dripping with moss…the fecund scent of a deep mountain meadow…come July, our hearts yearn for the sweet sylvan dream that is Northwest hiking. Like nowhere else in the…

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Splish Splash: Fun Things to Do With Water

Summer means hot weather and if you’re a kid, hot weather means playing in water. Whether your kiddos love the swimming pool, beach, or merely like to run through the sprinklers, there is plenty of fun to be had with…

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Noodle on This: Choice Pasta Joints for Kids

We’ve all been there – your kids are eagerly awaiting true-blue Macaroni-n-cheese at your fave restaurant only to be presented with penne noodles and a white asiago sauce. Drum roll please – let the tantrums begin. Fear restaurant melt-downs no…

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Date Night: Best Pub Grub in Seattle

As Octoberfest Activities are winding down, our friends at Seattle Magazine are here to remind us that sometimes it’s not all about the beer. Sometimes it’s all about the food. With this list of Seattle’s best pub grub, you’ll be…

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