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Get Lost! Corn Mazes to Visit This Fall

Petting zoos, hay rides, and U-pick opportunities abound at these frequently haunted spots.

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10 Easy Games to Play in the Twilight

Take the lingering light of the day by storm with these easy and incredibly fun games to play.

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6 Ways to Have an Epic Halloween Celebration at Home

Halloween may be different this year but that doesn’t mean it can’t be just as spook-tacular!

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I Had to Grow up Faster Than I Ever Imagined

“While my friends were out living their best lives, my life suddenly felt like I was parachuted into the middle of a dark jungle, expected to walk down a path I’ve never seen before. With no directions, no map, no flashlight, and definitely no tour guide.”

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Meet Eva, Red Tricycle’s Bump + Baby Editor

Eva Ingvarson Cerise, Bump + Baby Editor
Eva lives in northern Utah with her husband and daughter and misses her grown-up stepdaughter, who lives in another state. She began her career as a magazine writer, editor and copy editor for…

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12 Items Doctors Say Every Parent Should Carry

Before you leave the house, consider adding these 11 important items to your bag.

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The Best Camping Games to Try This Summer

Charades, campfire games, scavenger hunts and more!

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9 Flashlight Games Perfect for Family Fun

Turn any night into a memorable evening with these twists on old classics and a few new inventions, too.

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6 Incredibly Easy Rainbow Science Experiments

Today is Find a Rainbow Day. If you can’t find one, make one of your own, right in your kitchen, porch or stoop.

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Spanx CEO Sara Blakely’s Viral Post Proves Why Everyone Should Hire Mothers

Here’s why Sara Blakely thinks working mamas are the best!

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A Petition to Move Halloween Is Gaining Major Support

Should Halloween always be the same day?

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Local Easter Egg Hunts That Are Beyond Average

So many eggs, so little time. Join the search at play spaces, markets, swimming pools and Chicago’s parks!

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How to Let Your Child Take YOU for a Walk in the Park

“As my daughter matured, so did I. We came to see nature as a full journey, not just a destination.”

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The Great Tree Hunt: A Christmas Story

December of 2007 was the beginning of the Great Recession. It was also the beginning of our little family’s favorite time of year: the holiday season. With two little girls under the age of six and a small but reliable…

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Night Fever! After-Dark Activities for Families

From pottery painting to glow-in-the-dark bowling, the fun comes alive as the sun clocks out for the day.

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Recall Alert: This “Paw Patrol” Costume Set Poses Fire & Burn Hazards

This is one very serious—if weirdly ironic—recall.

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15 Tips to Help Your Kid Overcome Childhood Fears

Help your kid kick her fears to the curb with these helpful ideas.

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14 Games to Play Before Bed That Guarantee a Trip to Dreamland

These simple but clever games will have your energetic kids making tracks for their beds in no time.

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11 Reasons You Can’t Wait for School to Start

Summer is glorious but we’re not gonna’ lie: there are times when we can’t wait for school to be back in session. Here are 11 reasons why.

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After-Dark Games for Making Magical Summer Nights

Summer nights have the potential to be magical. Instead of putting your kids to bed with the sun, consider letting them stay up late and make memories that will last a lifetime by playing some of these perfect after-dark games.

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These Tips Made Our Road Trip around the Country So Easy

Are you thinking about venturing out on a road trip with your kids this summer? We have road tripped around the country with our kids since they were babies so there are a few things we’ve learned along the way to make our trips run a little more smoothly and be a little more cost effective.

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Sneak Preview: The World’s First Unicorn Horn Store

The rumors are true! Don’t miss the grand opening this weekend!

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A Crazy Day With Three Boys

As a mother of three boys I see so many crazy moment especially with their ages being nine, seven and three years old. Life in our home is chaotic as you can imagine. I have decided that our three boys decide…

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Today Is the Winter Solstice

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Today Is the Winter Solstice

It’s officially here!

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Get lit with flashlight games perfect for a long winter’s night.
 

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Be entertained and get inspired with the brand new animated movie SING, debuting in theaters today! Meet…

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Today Is Daylight Saving Day

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Today Is Daylight Saving Day

We’ve chosen darkness.

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Don’t think of it as losing an hour of daylight, think of it as winning an hour of flashlight games.

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Time change can throw a wrench in routines: try…

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The 5 Items You Didn’t Know You Needed In Your Child’s Backpack

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Remember the famous scene from Mary Poppins in which Julie Andrews opens her carpetbag and extracts everything from a potted houseplant to a tasseled floor lamp? I think your child’s backpack can do the same thing (minus the…

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Science Session: DIY Pinhole Camera

With just a few minutes time and a couple of supplies, you can teach your children the basics of camera science with a DIY pinhole camera.

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3 Cool Shadow Birds You Can Make With Your Hands

Make friends with the shadows thanks to these cool shadow birds.

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Today Is Groundhog Day

Today Is Groundhog Day

Stay underground.

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Get the inside scoop on life underground in our interview with Punxsutawney Phil, the most famous groundhog around.

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Pretend you’re living underground by playing some flashlight games that’ll help you make friends…

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The Ultimate DIY Gift Guide

For a gift that’s really from the heart, put your craft hat on and start making!

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10 Reasons to Visit the Olympic Peninsula

Go on a banana slug safari, paddle around Lake Crescent or soak in Sol Duc Hot Springs. The Olympic Peninsula is full of adventures any time of year.

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Bedding for Lazy Kids

If you’re used to hearing a groan after asking your kiddo to get his nest together in the morning, get ready for a game changer.

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For Your Peeps: 7 Egg Hunts to Make Them Hoppy

Gather up your baskets and hop over to one of these Atlanta-area egg hunts where you are sure to find some family-friendly fun.

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Green Goody Bags Mean Eco-Friendlier Birthdays

Green Goodie Bags and More

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You swore after your kid’s last birthday bash, as you gathered up piles of used-once-and-trashed streamers, balloons, plates, wrapping paper, hats, etc…never again. Birthdays can bring out the eco-guilt like…

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