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Play With Your Food: 12 Restaurants That Keep Little Hands Busy

Get ready for a hassle-free meal time. These DC establishments that serve up some pre-dinner fun before the main course so little hands stay busy (and you get a night off from dinner prep).

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Grab & Go Amazon Snacks Perfect for School Lunches

Freeze-dried fruit, crunchy cheese snacks and all the best bars that top our list!

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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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What Our Editors Are Loving This Week: Goods That Give Back

Of the hundreds of pitches and sites we scroll through each week, there are just a handful of products that really catch our eye.

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Our Favorite Indie Spots for Back-to-School Shopping

Mini rocker tees, glitter backpacks, mint vintage duds. These retailers make it easy to skip the click-and-ship and keep your dollars local!

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Breastfeeding Must-Haves All Nursing Moms Need

If you choose to breastfeed, you need these tips and awesome tools to make nursing more comfortable for you and baby.

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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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17 Creative Lunch Ideas (That Aren’t Sandwiches)

Make your kid the star of the lunchroom.

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10 Awesome School Lunch Delivery Services

The days of soggy tater tots are over. Here’s how you upgrade your kiddo’s mid-day meal.

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23 Bento Boxes That Make Lunch Time Fun

The tiny compartments and adorable designs make lunchtime fun, even at home.

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5 Ways to Simplify School Lunch Prep

Don’t let lunch box prep (or a misplaced lunch box) ruin your morning mood—these tips will not only save you time but your sanity as well.

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27 Little Things That Mean the World to Your Kids

It’s never been easier to make your kids feel important and loved.

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50+ Easy Recipes That Take 30 Minutes or Less

Great news—these dynamite meal ideas require very little prep work!

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Osmo’s Math Wizard Cures Math Anxiety

These ultra-creative and innovative learning games let kids learn math at their own pace.

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Osmo’s Math Wizard Series Just Dropped All-New Boxes!

Osmo’s new Math Wizard series makes their learning journey mathmagical!

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16 Mom-Owned DC Businesses You Should Know About

We all know that moms are an infinite source of great ideas. Check out some fantastic and creative DC Momtrepreneurs and you just may find one who makes your new favorite cake, can solve your family’s sleep or nutrition woes or create the bag you have been looking for.

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Fun Ways to Celebrate the Chinese New Year

“For celebrating in a joyful way each day at lunchtime, discover these Chinese New Year bento lunchbox ideas!”

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All the Disney Recipes You Need to Make Magic at Home

Now you can recreate your fave Disney recipes at home.

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Dunkin' Merch

Dunkin’s Holiday Merch Store Is Back with New Personalized Picks

Dunkin’ fans will find everything from bedding to a mini fridge.

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25 Signs You’re an LA Parent (with Very LA Kids)

How many of these LA parent moments have you experienced—from bundling up the kids when it’s a brisk 60 degrees out to owning the latest “it” lunch box?

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10 Clever Products for a Successful School Year

Whether class is in-person, at home or a combination of both, these products will set them up for success.

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Independent Play: Busy Boxes for Babies & Toddlers

Keep your little one entertained with these DIY busy boxes. We share 10 ideas for how to fill them.

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Being a Wife & a Mom Can Be Enough because WE Are Enough

Photo: Zahed Ahmad
Someone says, “Tell me a little bit about yourself.” I cringe. I get nervous. I pause to collect my thoughts but on the inside I’ve already asked myself 100 questions.
Who am I? What are my interests?…

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Now You Can Make Disney’s Grilled Three-Cheese Sandwich at Home

Bring the Woody’s Lunch Box menu item to your own kitchen.

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This Macaron Slime Looks So Good & It Smells Delicious Too

This new slime collection features six different “flavored” macarons.

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Dunkaroos

Dunkaroos Are Making a Comeback & ’90s Kids Are Thrilled!

Your favorite ’90s lunch table staple, is coming back this summer. 

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How I Got My Kids to Pack Their Own Lunch

Getting kids to pack their own lunch is easier than you think thanks to these tried and tested tips.

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7 Ways to Help Make Mornings Tear Free

Tips and tricks to help get you and the family out of the house in the morning without a single tear (almost).

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22 Lunchbox Hacks That’ll Help You Survive the School Year

We’ve got the best ideas to take the sting out of the daily packed lunch panic.

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Here Are 50 Baby Registry Essentials That Will Save Your Sanity

I was among the first of my friends to have kids, which meant navigating the baby gear scene somewhat blindly. I walked through the aisles of Babies ‘R’ Us and Buy Buy Baby scanning whatever seemed useful, but not having…

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