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Losing the Tooth Fairy & Other Celebrations

“It’s not just about the tooth. It’s about the loss of the adventure. The celebration. The enjoyment. Autism ultimately robbed us of the experience of this ‘first.’ Of so many.”

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Inclusion Is Everything

“​​​​​​​I won’t stop fighting for my son, and all others like him, to be included. To be valued.”

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Autism: The Grinch That Stole His Holiday Excitement

” I love to be around others. To joke, to laugh, to engage. To see emotion exude from the faces of those you love. And my boy, my sweet, nonverbal, autistic little love, he much prefers his own company at this point. Too many faces equal too many feelings.”

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When It Comes to Autism, These Are My 7 Wishes

“And while there are so many, many things I wish I could change about the system itself, the main changes are ones I wish I could simply make in others. But not my boy.”

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The Lake Effect: 6 Local Lakes Near Atlanta

From summer tubing to fall leaves, the lake is the place to make the best kind of family memories.

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Weird But True

All New Season of National Geographic’s “Weird But True” comes to Disney+

Seasons one and two are available now on the streaming service.

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Toy Story 4

“Toy Story 4” & 28 Others Coming to Disney+ This Month

The wait for Toy Story 4 on Disney+ is almost over.

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This NEW Harry Potter Infinity Box Is the Gift That Magically Keeps on Giving

This amazing new set from award-winning toy makers YuMe Toys is going to rock their wizarding world.

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Here’s How You Can Rent Barbie’s IRL Airbnb Dreamhouse for $60

Celebrate the iconic doll’s 60th anniversary and rent an in-real-life version of her Malibu Dreamhouse.

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Disney’s New “Toy Story” Hotel Will Let Guests Stay in Andy’s Room

There’s just one catch: you’ll need to bring your passport to stay here.

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The Hottest LEGO Sets on Amazon for Under $20

Snag these deals on LEGO sets before the holidays!

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10 Secret Santa Gifts for $15 & Under on Amazon Prime

Secret Santa gifts that you’ll actually use.

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The 12 Cutest & Coolest Kids in Cosplay at Comic-Con

These pint-sized cosplayers stole the show at Comic-Con.

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Kim K Posts Aww-dorable Pic of Chicago & Cousin True

These cousins are too cute not to photograph together!

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Disneyland’s New Fizzy Drink Is Everything You Didn’t Know You Wanted

The mocktail that everyone is “buzzing” about this summer!

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Funniest Dad Tweets

Funniest Tweets about #DadLife

Dads are usually known to enjoy a good laugh or two, especially when it’s their own kids making them chuckle.

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An Interactive Dream Playground Is Coming to NYC

It’s like the Museum of Ice Cream. But about sleep.

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Your Little Superhero Can Be Iron Man IRL Thanks to Hasbro’s Cool New Toy

Don’t let the long name for the new Iron Man toy fool you: kids are going to LOVE this.

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It’s Time to Get Real About Homemade Holiday Gifts

Nine years ago, the vexatious tradition began. In the spirit of the season—both Christmas and Hannukah for this mixed family—the adults in our family agreed to give each other only homemade holiday gifts. Kids were excluded, which allowed Grammy and…

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Take a Trip through the Looking Glass for Mad Hatter Day

LA gets curiouser and curiouser by the day! Go down the rabbit hole and discover ways to celebrate Mad Hatter Day that will leave you grinning like the Cheshire Cat.

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‘Infinity Mirrors’: 5 Reasons Why You Should Check It Out

Wow your kids with some art at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden’s new exhibit “Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors!”

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Spook-tacular Style: What Our Readers Are Wearing for Halloween

Get inspired by these awesome DIY costumes sent in by our community. Share your own, too!

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Today Is UFO Day

 

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Today Is UFO Day

It’s unexplainable.

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Go big or phone home with this easy guide to transforming your children into aliens .

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Fly to infinity and beyond in a cardboard spaceship ready for blast off.

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Field of Dreams: Ballparks That Score BIG with Families

We found 12 Major League ballparks that hit a grand slam in the family fun department. Did your hometown make the cut?

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Mom Writes Emotional Note to Son, Thanking Him For Her Degree

 
Photo: Jelina Shappard via Facebook
Graduating college is an accomplishment anyone would be proud of and an opportunity many are thankful for. For Jelina Sheppard, a mother who graduated Cum Laude with two Bachelor degrees, her experience was something…

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Hot Museum Shows to Check Out This Winter

Snowy day? Snow problem! Head to one of these exhibits for a super cool time.

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The Best New Things for LA Kids (And Parents) of 2015

What’s new, LA? In 2015: a LOT. We sifted through all the cool new openings to come up with our top 20 things that rocked the city for parents and kids.

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Hilarious Parenting Tweets of the Week

From the soccer carpool to the never-ending assortment of mismatched socks, sometimes there are days when you’ve only got a few seconds (or 140 characters) to get in a good giggle. Well, sit back and get ready to scroll because…

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