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Today’s Good News: Americans Are Kinder Than You Think

There’s plenty of good in the world, according to new survey from Verizon.

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Give Your Kid’s Immunity a Boost with These Easy-to-Eat Foods

“Functional Nutritionist and busy mom, Glaudia Galate, believes healthy eating should be simple and enjoyable. Here are the foods she recommends to support our kids’ immune systems.”

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Who Would Spend Thousands on a Pet?

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Me, for one. And quite a few other people I know. None of us is wealthy, but still we have laid out what some would consider extreme – even obscene – amounts on our pets.
First, let…

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Dear Laundry, My One & Only True BFF

“Hey, I just wanted to say thanks for always being there for me.”

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15 Signs This Is Your Last Baby

When you’re done having kids, moments with your youngest hit you a bit differently. Here are fifteen ways to tell you’re on your last baby.

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Here’s Why the “Moms & Wine” Meme Might Not Be So Funny Anymore

There are plenty of jokes about moms and wine, but alcohol use among women is no laughing matter.

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Celebrate Rosh Hashanah with the Family

Rosh Hashanah is upon us and we’ve rounded up your best bets for celebrating and feasting this Jewish New Year.

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When Does the Male Birth Control Pill Come Out? Science Gets Closer

This is more than just about family planning—this has the potential to change so much more on a huge scale.

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This Supplement Taken During Pregnancy Could Reduce Childhood Allergies

These supplements may reduce your baby’s risk of developing food allergies.

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Your Favorite Holiday Recipes Don’t Have to Be Unhealthy

As we head toward the diet-wrecking days of Thanksgiving and Christmas, many people have already resigned themselves to the fact that any efforts towards healthy eating will officially be shoved aside until January. It’s the same old vicious cycle: We…

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My Tricks for Sneaking Iron-Rich Food into Your Kids’ Diet

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Didn’t it used to be that kids got enough iron (not to mention other vitamins) in their diet? What are we doing wrong today that so many kids (and adults) are anemic or nearly so? The…

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Good News for Parents Everywhere: Coffee May Make You Live Longer

Want to live longer? Go ahead and have that second cup of Joe.

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Inside Kyra’s Bake Shop with the Totally Awesome Awards 2016

Kyra’s Bake Shop just won a Totally Awesome Award for being the “Sweetest Cake Shop” in Portland. We recently spoke to the owner, Kyra Bussanich, about her experience as a business owner, the best advice she has ever received and…

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The New Scoops! Celebrate Autumn with Ice Cream

Get ready to celebrate fall with Salt & Straw’s Harvest Festival and five new flavors of ice cream. Read on for the inside scoop.

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This Dad’s Rant About Being ‘Mom’ for the Day is Either Freakin’ Hilarious or a Major Eye Roll

Yep, this dad got more than he was askin’ for. When Brad Kearns wife, Sarah, fell ill, he had to step up his dad duties. He posted on Facebook his struggles watching over their two sons, two-year-old Knox and six-month-old…

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Passover Events & Menus for the Whole Family

We’ve pulled together some terrific Passover activities so you and your family can start partying like the Red Sea’s parting all over again.

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4 Spicy Seasonal Sausages That Won’t Weigh You Down

Visions of sausage might bring muscly macho men and meat-hangovers to mind, but there are lots of light, summery links showing up on the menus of sausage-makers around town. All of these suggestions are made on the premises with a…

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5 Local Takes on the Classic BLT

Breakfast, lunch or dinner, we all get those little cravings for something classic and new all at the same time. These local Seattle shops will satisfy your familiar taste buds with a special kick to the traditional bacon-lettuce-tomato combo. There’s…

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