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16 Dazzling Charcuterie Boards for Every Holiday of the Year

Easy dessert and snack charcuterie board ideas for all your events this holiday season.

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13 Rainbow Recipes That Are (Mostly) Healthy

Your kids can really taste the rainbow with these bright recipes that are as fun to look at as they are to eat.

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10 Unicorn Foods the Kids Will Flip Over

We’ve rounded up some of the most enchanted and colorful recipes around.

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American Girl Reveals 2021 Girl of the Year

She takes fans down under to explore wildlife protection and climate change.

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Christmas Is Over. Or Is It?

Just because it’s December 26th doesn’t mean Christmas is over. Some Christmases seem to last forever. Here’s a look at some of the ways Christmas can linger.
Christmas the week after Christmas. Didn’t get the cards and packages into the mail?…

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100+ Alternatives to the Common Sandwich

Looking for some lunchbox love in all the wrong places? Ditch the boring PB&J and try one of these edible options.

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How to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day in LA

Yay LA: we’re one of the first cities to recognize and honor our regions earliest inhabitants by changing Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day. Here’s how to celebrate with your kids.

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Say Goodbye To One Of Your Kid’s Favorite Crayola Crayons

photo: m01229 via Flickr
In honor of National Crayon Day on March 31st, Crayola has announced that it will retire one color from its mainstay 24-count box. The question is, which one?
This will be the first change for the…

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Many Meanings of Peace: What Does Peace Mean to YOU?

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The world celebrates International Day of Peace each September with parades and ceremonies from the Peace Garden in Japan to all ends of the earth. I am wondering what peace means to the average American? Many of us…

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Oh, The Places You’ll Go! 5 In-State Spots To See This Summer

From wild horses to wonderful waterfalls, we’ve put together a summer bucket list of in-state spots to take the tots before school starts.

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The New U-Pick You Have to Try This Summer

The Smith Family Farm in Brentwood is known for their popular U-Pick fruits, but this summer they are offering something new: cherry tomatoes!

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Explore: Lakeshore

Explore.
Lakeshore
Whether you’re dropping in to practice tumbling at a Gymboree class, helping them with tree pose at Monkey Yoga Shala’s Itsy Bitsy kid’s class or taking them to get the wiggles out at Lakeside Park, with its views…

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Table Matters

As anyone knows who’s ever watched a child pound peas into the tabletop, fingerpaint with avocado, or smear yogurt around in circles, teaching a toddler to eat can be messy, and too many vigorous wipe-downs can wreck the finish on…

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