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The Joys of Motherhood?

“The screaming, the hitting. Every. Single. Day. It makes you wonder why the hell you ever wanted kids in the first place.”

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“Do I Have Time to Run to Lowe’s?” & Other Wild-but-True Real Life Birth Stories

Our new series, Tiny Birth Stories, is aimed at sharing real-life stories from our readers to our readers. In just 100 words or less, we’re bringing you the raw, the funny and the heartwarming stories you’ve lived while bringing babies…

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Simple Things to Do Every Day That Actually Help You Stay Healthy

We’ve put together a list of simple ways you can keep yourself healthy and happy.

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Do Your Kids Get Migraines? Read This

Migraines are never easy but there are steps you can take to help your kids cope with this painful, health issue.

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This New FDA-Approved ADHD Treatment Is Drug-Free

This new device could treat ADHD without medication.

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FDA Expands Recall of Infant Ibuprofen Sold at CVS, Walgreens & More Stores

With cold and flu season upon us, definitely check your medicine cabinets ASAP.

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Honey, We Need to Talk about This Rough Patch We’re Going Through

“Let’s face it. We’re going through a rough spot.”

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Recall Alert: Liquid Children’s Advil Could Pose an Overdose Risk to Kids

Before you start tossing every bottle of Advil you have at home, read on for the key details about what’s been recalled.

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There’s Still a Chance to Get a Discounted Build-A-Bear After Thursday’s Chaos

If you missed out on the Build-A-Bear debacle, you can still score a deal—but you’ll have to act fast.

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This Hangover Cure Is Hiding In Your Kids Nursery?

Why not grab a few bottles on your next grocery run?

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: May 18, 2018

Parents sound off on the everyday life of parenting littles.

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Which Stores Just Recalled Apples for Listeria? Check Your Fruit Baskets

Major grocery chains just issued a recall over listeria for four different types of apples sold in stores across the country.

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Why Asking for Help is the Strongest Thing a Parent Can Do

It was 2 p.m. on a Wednesday. I know this because Paw Patrol had just gone off, and we watch Paw Patrol at 1:30 on Wednesdays. (Isn’t it funny the things you start to know as a mom?)

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These Are the Fastest Selling Toys for the 2017 Holidays

These must-have toys are flying off the shelves.

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These Are the Best Hacks to Get the Kids out the Door in the Morning, According to Pinterest

Make your morning routine headache-free with these top Pinterest tips.

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Here’s Why We Actually Get Brain Freeze (It’s Science!)

Today is Brainiac Day and our friend, Dr. Universe, answers a big question from a nine-year-old thinker. Do you know the answer?

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Tips for Using Airbnb with Toddlers

Photo: Kimberly Chacon
Summer is almost here. In your Cheerios and macaroni stupor, you may not have realized it, but you can still take a vacation. In fact, you should take that trip. It may seem impossible to think of…

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This Hilarious Moana Parody Is for Everyone with a Messy Family

This hilarious video goes out to all the moms with mess-making families.

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Spring Forecast… Are Your Kids Ready?

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Spring is here! The weather is warming up and flu season is almost over! This is the time of year for sun, fun, and relaxation.  Unfortunately with the warm weather comes a different group of illnesses and…

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You Didn’t Get Peed on Today?

I’m a new tubie mom. I thought I was getting in the grove. I’m not sleeping, but there is coffee  I’m not sleeping, but there is soda. I’m not sleeping, but there is chocolate. It’s all good.  
The problem is, my…

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A Visual Look at the Dreaded Mom Hangover

The splitting headache at 6 a.m. The bombardment of amplified sounds and lights before you can guzzle down your first cup of coffee. The whiff of a urine soaked diaper propelling you to the nearest bathroom to throw that coffee…

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Bond From Beyond

 
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I have been thinking about writing this story for a long time, but haven’t had the wherewithal to go ahead and put pen to paper, or fingers to keyboard, whatever, you know what I mean. So here…

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Check Your Frozen Fruits & Vegetables, including O Organics, Trader Joe’s, Kirkland Signature

 

Check your frozen foods! As a precaution, CRF Frozen Foods expanding its voluntary recall of frozen organic and traditional fruits and vegetables due to potential Listeria contamination. The organism can cause symptoms including high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea,…

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Love in the Time of a Stomach Bug: When Parenting Isn’t Fun

My daughter got hit with the stomach flu last week. We spend almost five days indoors—her on the couch and me hovering with fluids and other remedies. It completely threw us for a loop because this year, when it comes…

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Make Your Next Parent-Teacher Conference a Hit

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We all know “that one kid” who gives us headache . . . and sometimes that kid is our own. When that’s the case, it’s best to come to your parent-teacher conferences prepared. That’s just…

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Stomp Your Feet and Groove to the Beat: Drum Circles

It starts when they are toddlers and grows as they grow. That irresistible need to make noise, lots and lots of noise. Your pride turns to horror as they gleefully assemble their “instruments”: pots, pans, spoons, forks, your grandmother’s china……

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OOGIAH: A New Resource for Jewish Families

Who said that living life Jewishly was a difficult task? Well, let’s say you’re on vacation with your family, or you’ve just moved to a new community and you have no idea where the supermarket is, let alone where to…

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Fleet Week Soars into San Francisco

Fingers will point up as the Blue Angels take to the Bay Area skies. During this amazing air show, the jets fly as close as 18 inches from one another and at speeds of up to 700 miles per hour,…

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Solutions for Stressed Seattle Commuters

Living in a major metropolitan area definitely has it perks, but for parents who commute on a daily basis, living in the city is sometimes more of a headache than a convenience. Trying to navigate with two or three little…

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Sophisticated Family Brunch is Found at Foreign Cinema

Ah, brunch. The days of waking up at 10 and nursing a headache with omelettes and bottomless mimosas are a distant memory, but there’s no reason you can’t introduce your kids to the concept of a magical meal that takes…

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City Sidewalks, Busy Sidewalks

Just the mere thought of roaming the aisles of the mega-stores, with their jammed parking lots and jingle-cats music, is giving you a holiday-headache. Don’t despair! We’re psyched to bring you three brand-new retail options where you can shop, calmly,…

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