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Discover the Beauty of Micro-moments

“No one has the bandwidth for a multi-day project recreating the Jurassic period by turning a bedroom into a prehistoric jungle-scape using all recycled and eco-friendly materials. But we can focus on what I like to think of as micro-moments—small engagements that bring connection and joy.”

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5 Clever Ways to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety

You can help reduce your kid’s stress about returning to school with these creative ideas—one of which may involve performing some epic dance moves.

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30 Reasons Why Preschoolers Are Awesome

Our favorite might be that they’ll tell you what’s up. Even if it’s downright embarrassing.

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5 Things I Wish You Knew about Autism

“Every day we choose to define our lives through embracing differences, kindness, understanding, unconditional love, adventure, laughter, hope and faith.”

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How COVID, 2 Dogs & a Boy Changed Everything

“At the start of the pandemic, I worried something awful that COVID was going to rob my son of his childhood innocence. Little did I know, there were two, four-legged beings there to protect it all along.”

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Friends, I Feel You

“Friends, I know it’s hard. Let’s all lean in on each other. Through each other’s strength and support, we will be lifted and rise above.”

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In Search of Alone Time

“In an attempt to find some alone time, I realized that I am blessed to never feel alone, even when one set of footprints, my own, trails behind in the snow.”

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How Self Love Got Me through High School

“This girl, as miserable as she was, woke up each day, maybe a bit shaky and not as strong as she hoped to be, and placed one foot in front of the other, saying a silent prayer for this day to move along and to find some joy.”

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The Importance of Developing Your Child’s Sense of Humor

“A good sense of humor is just one of the tools I want to give my kids for mastery of their life.”

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It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

“I will always fight for my son and his quality of life and I will be happy when we have our victories, but man, some nights when he goes to bed, I can cry and ask why and cry some more.”

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A Simply Complicated Life

“It’s okay to be a stay-at-home mom and miss the busyness and productivity of the workforce. It’s also okay to be a working mom and miss the quiet morning snuggles and afternoons at the park.”

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I Declare! Funny Household Laws to Make Your Kids Follow Today

Today is National Law Day and we’ve found 5 funny ways you can make and break some rules around your house.

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Review: Star Wars: The Mandalorian The Child Animatronic Edition

From wiggling ears to moving hands, here’s why this animatronic “Baby Yoda” is sure to be on every child’s wishlist.

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Finding Joy and Humor in Raising a Child on the Spectrum

“Life is not easy having a child on the spectrum, but having a positive attitude and learning to laugh at the little things certainly makes it better. “

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World's Biggest Playdate

Little Tikes Announces 2nd Annual World’s Biggest Playdate Stay at Home Edition

Little Tikes connects kids and parents around the world in a one day, virtual event.

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The Disney Family Singalong

ABC Announces ‘Disney Family Singalong’ Featuring Ryan Seacrest & Celebrity Guests

The special will also air PSAs to raise awareness about Feeding America.

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Dad Starts Phone Number to Share Laughs During Quarantine

It’s a way to stay smiling during difficult times.

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Schitt's Creek Cake Smash

This “Schitt’s Creek” Cake Smash Will Have You Saying, “Ew, David!”

This cake smash is perfect for any “Schitt’s Creek” superfan.

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Parenting Survival Trick: Laugh While Parenting Teens

“I was so fearful of having teenagers, thinking I wouldn’t have a clue what to do with creatures of that age. They seemed so dark, confused, self-absorbed, weird. Would they want anything to do with me?”

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Mom Receives Hilarious Text about Her Kid & We Can’t Stop Laughing

Let’s just say there’s a birthday suit involved.

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Relationship Resiliency: Love, Laughter and Lust

Photo: Dennis Gardner
For my husband and I, the year of 2016 was a doozie. Our circumstances weren’t necessarily unique, and I’m sure couples anywhere could relate to our struggles, but while going through it, we felt isolated and often…

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11 Math Games That Equal Tons of Fun

Today is World Math Day. Get your little geniuses thinking about numbers in all new ways with these easy-peasy games.

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This Is Three (Nonstop Tantrums & Epic Cuddlefests)

Three is the Jekyll and Hyde of the toddler world. Not only does it mean epic toddler tantrums with an unreasonable little human but also heart-filling experiences with a child where every day is an exploration of love, learning, and adventure.

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California’s Governor Is the New BBC Dad

When it comes to toddlers and politics. they don’t always play nice.

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If Your Baby’s Laughter Sounds a Little Wild to You, Science Has the Reason Why

There’s nothing quite like the sound of a babies laughing.

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9 Pickle Jokes to Giggle Over with the Kids

It’s National Pickle Day and these jokes are so corny, you’re going to have to just dill with it.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: Nov. 2, 2018

Tweet, tweet! Twitter parents are at it again with hilarious musings.

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Where to Get “The Wonky Donkey” as Viral Kids Book Flies Off Store Shelves

This hilarious video of a grandma reading the book will send you running for the bookstore.

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If You Try This Mom’s Fitted Sheet Hack, Your Kids WILL Crack Up (VIDEO)

Folding laundry with the kids will definitely be more fun with this hilarious hack.

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This Viral “Turkey Challenge” Is Driving Moms Nuts This Thanksgiving

Tricky kids are serving up a Thanksgiving side dish of laughter and facepalms for moms everywhere.

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Is Pippa Middleton Pregnant? The Duchess of Cambridge Is Going to Be an Aunt

“The Sun” reports there’s baby on the way for the other Middleton sister.

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10 Reasons Why Quirky Kids Are Awesome

Here’s why I choose to allow my children to embrace their kookiness and share it proudly with the world.

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