Keeping the Holidays Simple & Festive

A few ideas that acknowledge the past, express gratitude and incorporates silly fun to make this holiday season just as fun as previous years.

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Giving Grace Changes Everything

Regardless of the mistakes I make as a parent, there is no better feeling than tucking my children in at night when they wrap their arms around me and meet me with unconditional grace and love. Shouldn’t we offer the same to our children?

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Finding Family in a Far Away Land: An Adoption Story

“I love retelling my adopted daughters about the day we met or my older children about the day they were born. The little details mean the most.”

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The Best Miniature Golf Courses for Your Next Game

Enjoy the warm weather and long summer nights with a round (or two) of miniature golf at these cool courses in the Portland metro.

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Bay Breezes: 7 Reasons to Book This All-Suites Hotel in VA Beach

Get ready to skip the crowds and enjoy a private beach at this new bay-front hotel just 3 hours from DC!

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Your Summer Is Made: 8 Sweet Vacation Rentals with Epic Pools

Sun tans, pool floaties and relaxation await!

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6 Cool Things Your Kids Can Learn on a Florida Vacation

The best family vacations offer a little bit of excitement, relaxation and, if you’re lucky, the chance for your kids to learn a little bit, too. 
A vacation to Florida has lessons your children will remember for a lifetime. 

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Bunny Shaped Butter Has Arrived & Is Here for Your Easter Brunch

Hop on over to the dairy section at your local grocery store.

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Krispy Kreme Has a Limited Edition Mars Doughnut & It’s Out of This World

Krispy Kreme releases its Mars Doughnut in celebration of the rover landing.

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Herschel Hot Wheels Colab

Herschel Celebrates 10 Years of Adventure with Hot Wheels Collaboration

Both pieces come with an exclusive Hot Wheels Land Rover Defender collectible.

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How to Honor the Real Story of Thanksgiving with Kids

“While, it’s essential that we help our children become more attuned to inequality and injustice, telling the true story of Thanksgiving doesn’t have to undermine our practice of sharing gratitude.”

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The New TOMS x Candy Land Collab Is Nothing but Sweet

These new styles are fit for a queen––Queen Frostine, that is!

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Pizza Party Throwdown

Hog Wild Delivers with Pizza Party Throwdown

Toss the ingredients on the rotating game board.

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Larger Than Life Astronaut Model & Mosaic Land at LEGOLAND Florida Resort

More than 110,000 LEGO bricks were used to complete the model and mosaic.

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Joffrey Coffee & Tea Co.

Enjoy Disney Coffee at Home & It’s on Sale

The Disney Specialty Coffee Collection is made up of over 20 blends of coffees.

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The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club

Pit Stop Worthy Outdoor Restaurants

Build these rest stops into your itinerary.

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Beach Vibes Near DC: Aquia Landing

Want a quick, action-packed day trip to the beach, but don’t want to fight Ocean City traffic? Head here.

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Netflix Finally Gives Sneak Peak at New “The Baby-Sitters Club” Cast

The OG group of gals are back with a whole new look.

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The Game of Life

Can You Believe It? The Game of Life Is Celebrating Its 60th Anniversary

Check out these little-known facts about the iconic game. 

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Stream Movies for Free on Friday Nights in April & May

Lionsgate is also encouraging people to donate to the Will Rogers Foundation.

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You Don’t Have to Be Mom of the Year—I Wasn’t & My Kids Turned Out Fine

Photo: roungroat via Raw Pixel
In my 24 years of raising three kids, I’ve had my fair share of parenting fails. Turns out motherhood is rocket science and my first week on the job is when I found out I’m no scientist.…

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21 Unique Baby Names Just for LA Parents

From Arcadia to Wilton, totally original baby names inspired by Los Angeles.

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Off the Beaten Path: 6 Stroller-Friendly Hikes

If the only thing holding you back–or slowing you down–on your scenic walks is your bambino’s stroller, you’re in luck! We’ve found five paths perfect for feet and wheels.

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Land the Perfect Getaway! 7 International Nonstop Flights From San Diego

Long flights+layovers+kids don’t mix! So book a nonstop flight from San Diego to one of these amazing international destinations to make traveling with kids easier.

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Glimpse the Great Gray Whales

From land or by sea, get a glimpse of majestic gray whales as they migrate now through the end of April.

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