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Our Exclusive Interview with the Tooth Fairy

Today is National Tooth Fairy Day so we thought you should know the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the tooth.

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Sunnier Days Are Coming in Sesame Street’s New PSA Just for Adults

Sesame Street has partnered with the CDC for a special series.

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Love Carries Us Through

“Beautiful, heartbreaking, hard work, celebrations, hitting milestones, regressions, starting over. It’s a constant roller coaster of emotions. But the one constant that will never change is our enormous love.”

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No Matter How Hard It Is for You

“All I think about is who will take care of them when I’m gone, and if they’ll be taken advantage of or treated badly wherever they are.”

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11 Things We Can’t Wait to Do in 2021

Events and activities for now, next month, and maybe one day soon.

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Ally Bank Gives Financial Gift to Every Baby Born Dec. 31

Ally Bank is gifting a financial head start.

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Go Ask Your Mom

“Though those words can drive me crazy now, but I never take it for granted because there was a time when we weren’t sure our baby would be here to even hear them.”

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How to Embrace the Uncertainty of Possibility during COVID

“Yet, in a positive light, these unprecedented times can teach us about possibility and may prove to be a fabulous opportunity for kids and parents alike to grow.”

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What I’ve Learned about Parenting My Kid on the Autism Spectrum during COVID-19

“A huge lesson that I have learned having Dominic with me during this time of the pandemic is that he has to learn to adapt to this world, the world isn’t going to adapt for him.”

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“Star Wars: The High Republic” Revealed: New Books Delve into Jedi Saga

These stories thaks place two hundred years before the events of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.

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15 Ways to Entertain the Kids Over Thanksgiving Break

Awesome fall crafts, off-the-beaten path hikes and more fun, right this way!

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Fill a Child in Need’s Christmas Wish-List with USPS’s Operation Santa

Play Santa and help a child in need get their must-have Christmas gift.

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Gabrielle Union Gets Candid About What Parenthood Is Really Like

All moms can relate to this new mom’s experience.

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Alyssa Milano to Release a Powerful Children’s Book Series for Little Activists

Here’s the scoop on this powerful new kids series from the former Charmed actress.

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What Is “Bird Nesting?” This New Trend Helps Kids Cope with Divorce

This could make co-parenting your kids after divorce a little easier.

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“The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” Is Traveling to Broadway

The sisters for life are putting on their magical pants for a new musical adaptation.

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Here’s Why I’m Proud to Be Divorced & No, I’m Not a Failure

I’m not going to hide in the shadows of divorce shame.

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Here’s How You Could Score a Free “Care Bears” Care Package for Your Kid

The Care Bears’ team wants you to win a custom Care Bear care package!

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IKEA Just Released Its First Pregnancy Test & Oh, It’s Basically Free, Too

We are 100 percent serious—and unbelievably, so is IKEA.

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Every Viral Parenting Moment in Google’s 2017 “Year in Search” Video

In 2017, parents, families and parenting took front and center in Google searches.

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10 Award-Winning Books with Strong African-American Protagonists

By Common Sense Media
All the excellent, award-winning books on this list celebrate African-American people and culture — and all are great picks for your kids.

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See What This Amazing Husband Did for His Wife After IVF

This husband wanted to thank his wife for being the best mom to their triplets, so he planned this super special surprise for her.

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The One Awesome Thing about Being a Dad That I Can’t Wait For

Someday is a long way away. It is a blurry shape in the distance, far enough away to be obscured by time and chance. Many of us have lofty goals we hope to realize by then. Lose weight, gain weight,…

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What I Learned About Parenting through My Foster Child’s Mom

Before becoming a foster parent I, as most do, had many preconceived notions about the “BioParents”. I assumed their children were removed because they’re drug addicts and criminals, they have no parenting skills, their pregnancy wasn’t planned, they didn’t want…

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These Moms Formed a Life-Changing Bond After Learning That Their Babies Needed Heart Transplants

Meet a mom tribe that came together over the most unthinkable circumstances.

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Should you talk to your kids about what’s going on in the news?

Photo: Andrew Seaman via Flickr
Sometimes, life is changing so quickly the adults forget that the kids are still in the room. Kids can really suffer from anxiety and worry if they focus too much on the news, political changes,…

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Dear Mom Who is Totally Screwing Up

Photo: Lorelei Giles (drawing), CreativeCommons0 (photo of child watching tv)
Dear mom who is totally screwing up,
Today my 6-year-old daughter screamed the whole way home because I would not buy her a pottery wheel.

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Hole in One! Best Places to Putt & Play in Seattle

If your budding golfer wants to perfect his or her game this summer, we’ve rounded up the best places to putt with the pros!

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