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Accepting Help Takes Strength & Courage

“My hope for all of you today is that despite the chaos in the world right now, you open the door and receive support if you feel overwhelmed so you are given the strength to do whatever is in front of you.”

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How I’m Helping to Change Books for the Better

“As a mom of a biracial son, my mission of publishing diverse books is that much more important. I don’t want him to feel as I did growing up. I want him to be proud of who he is and where he came from.”

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Here’s Why Families Are Dancing in Their Kitchens

L.O.L. Surprise!’s survey provides insights into family dance parties.

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Social Media: It’s like Riding a Bike

“Most are surprised when I allow my children, at age 10 and 11 to use social media instead of waiting for the more accepted age of 13. Before getting all judgy, hear me out.”

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Read Every Parenting Book You Can—Then Toss Them All in the Trash

Photo: Sonal Patel-Saraiya
There’s a certain lure to self-help books. Especially if you’re anything like me. I’m always on the quest for more knowledge, always the perpetual student. 
I’m always either trying to constantly look for ways to better myself…

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High School Musical: The Musical: The Holiday Special

“High School Musical: The Musical: The Holiday Special” Is Coming to Disney+

The accompanying holiday soundtrack will be available on Fri., Nov. 20.

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Home, Bittersweet Home

“I have to trust that I’ve given my kids the love and guidance they need to survive with us and on their own, pandemic or not. This story is not yet over, but of course, I’m hoping for a real happy ending.”

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Wocka-Wocka! Punny Jokes & One-Liners Just for LA Kids

Did you heard the one about the fish who moved to Hollywood?

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A Retirement Party for My Least Favorite Work Partner

I’m planning your retirement party next week, even though you’ve mostly just been a pain in the butt for that last year. You regularly made me late to meetings or required me to duck out early. You interrupted my work…

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How to Destigmatize Menstruation, One Period at a Time

“Openly talking about puberty, or exploring the now growing number of period protection alternatives, we can break down the taboos associated with menstruation. It’s just your body working normally, and there is nothing negative about that!”

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Jerry O’Connell Singing Prince’s “When Doves Cry” Is Every Dad

This celeb dad totally embarrassed his kids on their trip to school.

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Oh, Awkward! Top 10 List.

Photo: Kimberley Bosman Photography
Dear Confessional,  
I am a magnet. Seriously, if there’s an embarrassing moment or clumsy situation to happen, I may just be that person. Thankfully, as an adult, I have finally grown enough confidence to no longer get…

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This Little Girl Accidentally Brought K-Y Jelly to School Instead of Lotion

This mom definitely takes the prize for most embarrassing call from the teacher.

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The Truth About Parenting a Child with Severe Anxiety

“I am not a helicopter mom by choice.”

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Want to Promote Your Kid’s Social Skills? Try This

Developing social skills take practice and these activities provide opportunities for your little ones to learn how to make new friends, problem solve, and empathize with others.

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8 Books Moms Want on Amazon Prime Now

There’s a book for every mom.

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Pink’s Daughter Willow Left Her The Cutest Note on Her Hollywood Star

Pink’s daughter Willow somehow managed to get even cuter with this little stunt.

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Your Ugly Christmas Sweater Gets You a Sweet Perk When You Fly This Airline

Get ready to celebrate National Ugly Holiday Sweater Day.

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Alyssa Milano’s Most Embarrassing Parenting Moment Is So Gross & Yet, So Funny

Milano spills the beans—er, tossed the cookies—about a wild plane ride with her son.

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This Teen Is Probably the Most Embarrassed Kid in the Country, because Parents

Parents gleefully embarrassing their teenaged children (in good fun) will never not be funny.

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This Video of Blue Ivy Totally Embarrassed by Her Parents Is Every Kid

Raise your hand if you’ve ever been embarrassed by your parents. *Blue Ivy raises hand emphatically*

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10 Embarrassing Questions Every Parent Googles

It’s why you’ll never have to ask your doctor about bodily fluids again.

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Dear Daughter: You Get It From Your Mama

“I’ve been there. Let me walk with you down this road.”

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This Little Boy Tried to Help His Mom Buy Some Pads, With Hilarious Results

When this mom went to the store to pick up a pack of pads, she wasn’t expecting her son to join in the fun.

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3 Super Simple Ways To Get Kids Up & Literally Running

According to KidsHealth.org, physical activity not only helps kids build strong muscles and bones and control weight, it can also help them sleep better, be more academically motivated and successful. So, while you’re making New Year’s resolutions for fitness and…

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Baby Talk Is Actually a Highly Evolved Language, According to Experts

It turns out that silly voice you use when talking to your infant is important in a baby’s development.

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The Funniest Stall Tactics Kids Have Ever Used to Avoid Bedtime

Think your kids have the perfect excuse to avoid going to bed? Check out these clever tactics.

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How a Facial Spot Helped Me Empathize with My 12-year-old Daughter’s Insecurities

You watch your daughter, coming to terms with being 12.  She’s not a little girl, nor a teenager (quite) She’s just… boring old 12. Annoying old 12. Pimple spots introducing themselves from around every corner, limbs resembling a baby giraffe.…

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