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21 Lunchboxes That’ll Make It Through the School Year

Make lunchtime the easiest part of heading back to school.

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21 Leak-Proof Water Bottles That’ll Keep the Kids Hydrated

Give hydration a boost with a sipper that’ll get H2O where it needs to go—in your thirsty kiddo’s mouth.

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11 Rainbow School Supplies You Can Snag on Amazon Right Now

Because rainbows bring a smile to your face.

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Goodbye, Bottles: Try These Sippy Cups, 360 Cups & Straw Cups Instead

Stainless steel, glass, plastic? Straw, soft spout, hard spout? Find the best sippy cup for your babe with this guide!

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Don’t Leave Home Without It: The Smart Parent’s Diaper Bag Checklist

Keep it minimalist with this guide to diaper bag must-haves you don’t want to go without.

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Wait a Minute, Mr. Postman! 6 Ways to Thank Your Mail Carrier

February 4 is National Thank a Mail Carrier Day. Here are five simple ideas for saying “thank you!”

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The Case of the Missing Breast Pump

What happens when you are missing your breast pump and are 50 miles away from your baby?

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L.L. Bean’s Hand-Me-Down Trail Tag Is Pure Genius

This tag makes labeling your kiddo’s clothes easier!

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These Kids Coats are Made Out of…Coffee Grounds?

Coffee grounds are the latest innovation in sustainable kids wear. Read on for the scoop.

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New & Stylish Diaper Bags for All Your Family Adventures

These baby bags are sleek and functional enough to rock long after your little one is out of diapers.

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Gear to Get You Through the Pandemic: Our Portland Editor’s Guide

Living through a pandemic can be challenging. Make it easier with these awesome items.

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This New JuJuBe Collab Is Pure Whimsy

These new bags from JuJuBe feature two new bags for adults who don’t need diaper changing pads or insulated bottle pockets.

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These New Magical Harry Potter Bags Should Be on Your List, STAT

JuJuBe is conjuring up a charming collection with their latest installment inspired by the Harry Potter series.

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New & Cool Products, Gadgets & Gear Our Editors Are Coveting this Fall

From the perfect gift you’ll want to snag for holiday gifting to gear you need for yourself, read on for new and cool gadgets, products and apparel our editors are coveting right now. 

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Why We Need to Just Let Them BE This Winter

Here’s why your kids NEED minutes of unstructured time each day, especially in the winter.

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The Harry Potter Water Bottles That Every Muggle Needs

With wonderfully wizard-y designs, there’s something for every fan out there.

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5 Top-Rated Lunch Boxes for Kids on Amazon

Tons of 5-star reviews mean these lunch bags will be a hit this school year.

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5 Bento Boxes You Can Order Up on Amazon Now

These aren’t just any lunch boxes, they’re bento boxes.

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A Smart Mom’s Guide to Diaper Bags

Welcome to diaper bag 101. We guide you through the questions to think about to help you find the diaper bag to meet all your needs.

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Target’s Exclusive Baby Line Now Has Diaper Bags & You’ll Want One Right Now

Target’s new diaper bag line features 20 must-have items.

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This Wine Glass From Oprah’s 2017 Favorite Things Should Be at the Top of Your Wish List

While everything on Oprah’s annual list is awesome, there is one standout on this year’s list that is sure to be your most coveted gift.

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9 Summer Essentials Every New Mom Should Carry

Spice up your summer with these stylish products that are easy to throw in your baby bag.

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4 Hacks to Get Your City Shopping Done with Littles in Tow

When you live in a big city or urban area, you do so much walking. If you are like me, you try to avoid a trip to the parking garage while lugging your sweet, definitely cooperating, offspring to the car.…

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Easter Without the Sugar Overdose

Photo: Canva (purchased)
I loved Easter as a little girl. I lived in a sugar deprived house but on Easter, my basket was overflowing with jelly beans, creme eggs and malt balls. Yet, here I am, decades later, looking for…

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The Restorative Effects of Risotto on Tweens and Parents

Photo: Bethany Stephens
“We had a situation last night…” she said.  
I know this mom, and when I look into her eyes, I feel good about what I see there. Her tween daughter and mine are not the same,…

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RECALL: Millions of Sippy Cups Being Recalled Due to Mold

 
June 3 2016: Mayborn USA, the makers of Tommee Tippee spill-proof sippy cups, issued a voluntary recall of 3.1 million cups due to potential exposure to mold. Tommee Tippee Sippy Cups with a removable, one-piece white valve, which were…

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11 Awesome Snack Containers for Easy Eating On the Go

Hangry babies aren’t any fun, so be sure to have snacks ready always with a few of these brilliant food containers.

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New & Cool: 2 On-the-Go Feeding Helpers

One warms up milk in a flash (and keeps it warm). The other is a magic pouch system that does it all (even the feeding!). Read on for the scoop.

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New & Cool: Turn Your Status Bag Into a Diaper Bag

Don’t say buh-bye to your favorite designer bag just because Baby is here. This secret weapon will transform it right before your eyes.

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The Only Bag You Need This Summer

Our summer bag obsession is Pattern LA, a new local company that makes stylish, affordable, useful, practical (in other words perfect) bags for Moms.

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The New Soda Can You’ll Want Your Kid to Drink From

These new little beverage containers aren’t your average sippy cup.

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Shoogies NYC: Homemade Baby Food Delivered to Your Door

If you aspire to make your own baby food but just can’t find the hours in the day, you’re going to love this. Shoogie NYC delivers homemade organic baby food right to your door. Read on for the full scoop on this “why didn’t I think of that?” business.

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The Local Farm That Lets You Move Right In

Imagine a family vacation where instead of playing Angry Birds, your child frolicked with chickens. This kind of pure, unplugged fun is what you get at Kinnikinnick Farm. Get an insider’s look at the unique farm-stay spot.

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