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The Only 2 Things to Say to Your Kid after a Game

Imagine if every time you took the garbage out or loaded the dishwasher someone offered helpful tips on how to do it more efficiently. Now, imagine how your kid feels after every practice or game.

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Aw Shucks! The 7 BEST Corn Mazes to Get Lost In

It’s time to get lost (in a good way) in a corn maze. Behold our favorite plains of grain near DC.

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36 Back-to-School Jokes for Kids (because You Really Need a Laugh)

Don’t get the back-to-school blues! Yuk it up with these hilarious-but-clean school jokes for kids.

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Giving Birth & Losing My Mother

I was no longer just a daughter grieving the loss of her mother, but a mother grappling with the possibility that my daughter could one day face a similar fate.

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5 Ways Homeschool Is Better than Zoom-School

If you can’t handle another year of zoom-school, have you considered homeschooling? Here are 5 great reasons to try it—you (and your kids) may just love it.

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Our Exclusive Interview with the Tooth Fairy

Today is National Tooth Fairy Day so we thought you should know the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the tooth.

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Peek at the Best Sunglasses for Kids

The summer sun is starting to shine, so get ready with stylish and protective sunglasses for kids.

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Crisis Averted! GUND’s New Bluetooth Promo is a Parent’s Best Friend

Get a Chipolo tracker with your next stuffie purchase!

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5 Reasons Why You Want Your Kids to Lose

“One of the benefits of youth sports—and the inevitable losses—is that it offers a low-stakes place to face challenges and handle defeat.”

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Stock Your Bookshelves with These 12 Kids Books about Boston

Now is the perfect time to explore books all about our beloved Boston!

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To the Mother of a Child with a Disability This Mother’s Day

“Some of you may have never even heard your child call you ‘Mom.’ But they know you are Mom.”

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Here’s How to See Movies for $1 This Summer

Regal Cinemas has a summer special families can’t miss.

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4 Ways to Be a Planet Saving Superhero Even during a Pandemic!

“Here are easy actions to give a KA-POW! to plastic pollution during a pandemic.”

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Postcards from the Hedge: How to Be Tourist at Home

We’ve got the secrets to having a little at-home vaycay no matter where you live.

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The Day the Tables Turned

“I suddenly found myself trying to flip the switch from teacher, to mom. I wasn’t advocating for accommodations for my students anymore, I was doing it for my own child.”

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You Are Forever Loved

“Your giggle is imprinted on my soul.”

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To the Mom Alone in the Dark, I’ll Sit with You

“​​​​​​​If you’re a parent of a special needs child, a new parent, or a lost parent and you find yourself in the dark literally or figuratively, know that I understand you.”

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Why I Love Fairy Tales

“Fairy tales teach us about empathy and compassion, relationships, and the difference between good and evil. These stories are more than just happily ever after. They portray real moral lessons thru characters and virtue shown in the stories.”

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Miscarriage: A Story of Hope

“I only wished to be numb to get a break from the sharp points of the pain. That winter is over now, but remnants of snow and ice still linger and always will.”

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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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Why I Parent from a Place of Love & Not Fear

“Losing my last born son has not made me coddle my remaining two children. Surprisingly, it has given me more confidence as a mother. I know what it’s like to lose a child, and I no longer fear death.”

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Somewhere in the Middle of Hope

“Hope is the air we breathe during survival mode.”

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Peppa Pig Is Coming to America: Here’s What You Need to Know

We all knew it was only a matter of time before everyone’s favorite British little piggy made her U.S. debut.

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4 Need-to-Know Ways to Develop Patient Parenting

“Patient and parenting are not often words you find in the same sentence when you’re a parent, but with a little focus and help, you can make patient parenting a way of life.”

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To the Special Needs Parents Who Came before Us

“Thank you. You have allowed me to learn from your life and to change what I thought this parenting journey would look like with a fresh perspective.”

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How Long Do Parents Lose Sleep After Having a Kid? You Should Probably Sit Down

We’re honestly amazed you’re even awake right now to read this.

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8 Life-Changing Parenting Hacks You Need to Try

Mom-tested tricks to limit meltdowns and make the day run more smoothly? Yes, please!

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Mama Grief Runs Deep

“Every winter, grief sneak in like a looming storm cloud. Maybe it’s the earlier sundown; all I know is every winter I spend my nights laying in bed, crying myself to sleep and doubting myself as a mother.”

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I Secretly Hate My Husband

“After dealing with all the headaches we moms go through, I’ve decided in my next life, I want to be the dad.”

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