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New Rice Krispies Treats Are Neapolitan-Themed Deliciousness

You’ll be able to buy strawberry and a three-flavor variety pack just in time for summer!

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Here’s What New Research Says About Reading Fiction & Language Skills

Can those sappy tween romance books actually have a benefit?

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Julie Andrews Is Hosting a Storytelling Podcast for Children

Every story is magically brought to life through music, sound design and special guest appearances.

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Now You Can Buy a Jason Momoa Coloring Book

Fans can’t wait to get their hands on this.

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How to Teach Children Gratitude

“Playing with your child will steer them in healthy, empowering ways that will help them become responsible global citizens.”

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Science Has an Awesome Reason to Get Lost in a Good Book with Your Kid

Reading with your kids is a great way to bond, but it also has some amazing health benefits, too.

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This New Ergobaby Sustainability Program Is a Game Changer

Through this program you can sell your carrier back to allow another family to purchase a gently used carrier for years of enjoyment. 

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The 1 Thing Missing from Your Holiday To-Do List

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Around the holidays, you tend to look for ways to slow down a little and spend quality time connecting with your kids. Reading with your children is a fun, easy and truly special way to…

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Kids’ Love of Reading Drops Sharply at This Age, New Report Finds

Here’s how you can help your child to become a reader for life.

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Here’s Why I Don’t Tell My Kids to Have a Good Day—& What I Say Instead

“I don’t just want my children to have a good day—even though that is important to me.”

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This Wine Subscription Will Make Your Holiday Dreams Come True

If you’ve spent as much time shopping online as we have this holiday season, you might have seen recommendations for Winc, a new wine subscription service.
What is a wine subscription service?
In short, a box of curated wines shows…

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Target Debuts a Whole New Toy Section—& It’s Like Toys”R”Us Never Left

Target’s toy section redesign is something you need to experience.

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I’m Not Afraid to Push My Kids Out of Their Comfort Zones

“Growing up, I was that kid who hated trying new things.”

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Here’s What Happens Every Time You Use Your Phone During Dinner

Smartphones can do so much for us, but there’s a big drawback when they come out at mealtime.

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Study Explains Why We Can’t Say No to Kids’ Screen Time

Breaking the screen habit (as hard as it might be) could be worth it in the long run.

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Lisa Loeb Is Releasing an Album of Lullabies & You’ll Still Be Listening Long After the Baby Is Asleep

Lisa Loeb is dropping a brand new album of lullabies, and it’s nothing like any kids album you’ve ever heard.

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3 Reasons Apps Foster Effective Learning

As technology continues to evolve, it’s not surprising that apps are starting to be incorporated into daily classroom activities. With more than 80,000 apps considered ‘educational’ in Apple’s app store, educators will never have a shortage of applications to use…

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This Dad’s Homemade Ball Pit Is Awesome & Totally Doable

Who needs a crowded indoor playground when you can build this at home.

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Cycling: My World On Two Wheels

Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike. -John F. Kennedy
As is true for most people, my relationship with cycling began as a young child. I remember pedaling up and down the block in front of my…

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An Abandoned Parking Lot Becomes an Urban Park in the Sunset

An expanse of asphalt gets new life as park, complete with a skate park, urban garden, hay bale maze and more. Get all the details on this magical new space in the Outer Sunset.

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It’s a British Invasion: Summer Camp with Soccer’s Premier Coaches

Manchester United coaches are invading Chicago and your littles can summer camp with soccer’s best-of-the-best.

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Janitor Artists are Disney’s Best Kept Park Secret

The part of Disney you never knew existed.

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Tantrums, Tears & Santa: Not So Picture Perfect Photos with Mr. Claus

Below are some of our favorite Santa pictures submitted by Red Tricycle readers. Get ready for a big-belly chuckle just like the big guys in red himself.

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Inside the Totally Awesome Denver Firefighters Museum with Winifred Ferrill

A non-profit dedicated to preserving the local history of firefighting, the Denver Firefighters Museum is one of our fair city’s most charming hidden treasures. From groundbreaking state-of-the-art gallery space to engaging programs and special events, there is always something new…

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On Your Mark: Summer Track Meets for Little Athletes

Portland is rich with family-friendly traditions and we are also ground zero for a love of running and track events. Combine the two and you have our fantastic Summer All-Comer Track Meets. These summer track meets are non-competitive, bring-the-whole-family events.…

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Win One Month of Purple Monkey Playroom Membership

So your kid is always asking for more toys and their storage bin is already overflowing as evidence of the number of times they change their minds. It seems like it’s time to head on over to a whimsical, WiFi-enabled…

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Date Night: 10 Quiet Neighborhood Restaurants

As a parent, loud noise is part of the job. But when date night finally transpires, it’s time to zone it all out, and that requires a relaxing environment. 7×7 has put together an amazing list of quiet, serene places…

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Color Me House: The Eco-Friendly Playhouse

Oh how the kiddos loved it when the new dishwasher arrived in that delightfully big box that provided hours of enjoyment. It was a house or fort or plane, and was so much fun to color on its walls (with…

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