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Close Encounters: 7 Petting Farms & Zoos Your Kids Will Love

Don’t just visit with the animals; pet them! Meet rabbits, chickens, horses and more at these DC area petting zoos.

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New Infant & Toddler Feeding Guidelines You Need to Know

Want to reduce your child’s risk of developing a food allergy? This surprising advice just came in from the USDA.

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FAQs & Answers about Breastfeeding from a Doctor

An expert’s advice about whether you should you wake your baby to feed them, if it’s safe to take medications while nursing and other frequently asked questions about breastfeeding.

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The 5 Best Foods for Baby According to a Registered Dietician

These nutrient-rich food picks support brain development and may even preserve cognitive function well into adulthood.

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buybuy BABY’s Big-Deal Baby Sale Is Back with Over 1,000 Deals

There are LITERALLY over 3,000 items to choose from.

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Too Much Produce in Your Garden? Here’s How to Donate It to People in Need

Bonnie Plants and AmpleHarvest.org have partnered to help you donate your garden surplus to local food pantries

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Waffles + Mochi

Walmart Teams Up with “Waffles + Mochi” for a Game That Gives Back

The Hidden World of Waffles + Mochi launches today and gameplay gives back to food-insecure families

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When Should You See a Breastfeeding Counselor?

“The facts are that getting breastfeeding support doesn’t mean you’ve failed or you’re not doing it right—it just means that you want to do it well or better.”

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3 Tips for Veggie-Averse Toddlers

Arm yourself with these handy tricks to navigate a picky-veggie-eater because toddlers are notorious for changing their preferences overnight.

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Go Wild for These Animal Encounters Near Chicago

Giraffes, sea lions, sharks—oh my! Get up close and personal with these animals and more with encounters that’ll have you taking a walk on the wild side.

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Failure to Thrive

“‘Failure to Thrive’ is a cruel diagnosis. It felt as much like a condemnation of my mothering as it was evident that something was wrong with my child.”

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Creative Ways to Feed Your Family More Plant-Based Meals

“Providing vegan options and feeding your family a few more plant-based meals can actually be easier than you realize. All you need to do is find what works for you and your family and take things one step at a time.”

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9 Top Apps to Track Baby’s Naps, Feedings, Health History & More

Need help remembering every feeding, nap and your child’s medical history? There are lots of baby tracking apps to help you keep track of every daily activity, milestone and health data.

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6 Things I Wish I Had Known about Breastfeeding before Giving Birth

“Had I known these things about breastfeeding, I think we could have better prepared mentally for what was coming and avoided so much stress and pain.”

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7 Practical Tips to Deal with Baby Spit-Up

“Baby spit-ups, and the associated mess, while not being totally avoidable, can be managed with ease with these tips.”

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7 Creative Ways to Feed Your Kids

“Keep an open mind, and feel free to try variations of these ideas and do what works for you and your family!”

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JLo Yoplait

Jennifer Lopez and Yoplait Make It Easy to Support Local Feeding America Member Food Banks

Through the Lids to Feed America program Yoplait will donate up to $600,000.

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Fake It, Don’t Bake It! Where to Snag Your Christmas Cookies in Atlanta

Why not pick up your traditional Christmas cookies from one of Atlanta’s best bakeries and bakers? Go ahead and fake it, already. We won’t tell a soul. Just don’t forget to hide the box.

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Fussy Baby? Maybe It’s Time to Go Goat!

Cranky baby? They could have cow milk sensitivity. Kabrita’s all-natural and science-backed goat milk products are a great alternative for babies and toddlers.

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One Cool Thing: Gerber’s New Subscription Service

Gerber’s brand-new subscription service ships stage-based foods, carefully selected based on your baby’s developmental age, straight to your door.

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DoorDash Is Giving You $10 Off Your Order––Here’s How

Gifting is a whole lot easier with DoorDash.

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Screen Savers! Zoom Backgrounds That’ll Wow Your Kid’s Class

Add some fun to virtual classes with Zoom backgrounds that will show off your kid’s city spirit.

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Twin Essentials

Let me share some of the top items that have helped twin parents make life a little easier; especially when doing it alone

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The One Thing I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me about Breastfeeding

“If you’re currently struggling with low supply, just know that it’s not always just a supply and demand problem.”

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5 Important Strategies for Breastfeeding during COVID

“It’s such a vulnerable time for both mom and baby that extra care should be made to make sure mom and baby feel supported.”

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Grab & Go: 9 Restaurants with Budget-Friendly Family Platters

Take a night off from dinner duty and check out these restaurants offering budget-friendly family meals.

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No Birth Plan Includes the NICU: What to Do If You Find Yourself There

“No parent imagines themselves navigating the NICU until it actually happens, but my hope is that from the journey we walked, I can help another mom or dad prepare for what navigating the NICU might look like.”

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Off the Beaten Path! 8 Hidden Gems to Visit with Kids in San Diego

Shh… we’ve unearthed eight hidden gems for you to explore right here in San Diego.

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