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Everything I Know about Raising Kids I Learned from Baking

I understand now. This is my time I get to shape them. Knead all of the love and traditions and life into them.

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This Baby Name Used to Be Crazy Popular—Now, Not So Much. But Why?

This is the dramatic rise and fall of a once-popular baby name.

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11 Pumpkin Pie Recipes to Cap Off Your Thanksgiving Feast

From brilliant no-bake to amazing three-layer creations these takes on pumpkin pie will be sure to wow everyone at your gathering.

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Healthy 3-Ingredient Recipes the Kids Will Actually Eat

These meals are so easy, the kids can get in on cooking them, too!

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It’s Soup Season! Make Some Iowa “Chilly” Soup Tonight

Iowa “Chilly” Soup is a traditional family recipe in my home. My Grandma made this for us growing up when the weather would turn cold, and my great-grandma would make it for her. What I love about this recipe is…

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Why Gelato Makes My Life as a New Mom Easier

I love ice cream. I do. I know, as a new mom I’m supposed to have a weight loss plan at the forefront of my mind at all times (not), but let’s be real… Ice cream is just SO good.…

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Creative Photo Ideas for Those Winter Days Trapped Indoors with Little Kids

Photo: Marisa Svalstedt
When I was first pregnant my husband bought me a digital camera as a present.  He insisted that I would never have a better time to enjoy learning my new piece of equipment than when I had…

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Picture Perfect: The Best Local Family Photographers

These ten local photographers will have you winning the holiday card game. So skip the DIY (and those pesky camera timers) and go with a pro.

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The New Film That Will Empower Your Kids

We recently spoke to five moms around the country who watched An American Girl Story – Melody 1963: Love Has to Win with their kids. Read their takeaways and what lessons your own family can learn from the movie.

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92-Year-Old Meets Her New Great Grand-Daughter

Photo Courtesy: User: Fishtails on Reddit
Having a baby is a milestone not just for parents, but for the rest of the family too. Who can forget the feeling of revealing your newborn for the first time?
This moment, captured …

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10 Educational (and Fun!) Weekend Activities

You work your tail off all week long – parenting, working, cooking, cleaning, shopping.  You want your weekend filled with meaningful, enriching, educational and most of all FUN experiences you can do with your kids.  But who has time to…

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Grandma’s Cranberry Cherry Relish

From Meghan, Red Tricycle’s LA Editor
Ingredients:
1 lb fresh cranberries
2 cups sugar
1/2 cup fresh OJ
zest from one orange
1/2 cup cranberry juice
1 cup dried cherries
Method:
Combine all but the cherries over medium heat, and…

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