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Wanted: More Moms on the Field

“Seeing women as coaches helps counter outdated gender stereotypes about women in leadership.”

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5 Ways to Talk about Pride Month with Kids

“There is so much we can do to teach our kids about Pride Month and how we can support the LGBTQ community. If you don’t know where to start, we have some tips.”

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Bode Miller & Family Announce Baby Girl on the Way

She’s due in November and will join a full house of love.

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These States Are the Best (And Worst) For Working Moms

A new study from WalletHub compared state dynamics across 17 key metrics to aid women in the workforce

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The Detroit Zoo Welcomes Polar Bear Cubs & They’re Bear-y Cute

They are the first surviving cubs in over 15 years.

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Reindeer Games: 13 Cool Facts About Reindeer

Yes, reindeer are real and they even have been know to pull a sleigh, but here are a few facts about this animal you may not know.

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Natalie Portman Released a New Children’s Book, Just in Time for the Holidays

We all know the story of the three little pigs… or do we? Just in time for holiday gifting, Academy Award-winning actress and activist Natalie Portman has introduced a new book that retells classic fables with a modern twist.

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Emily's Wonder Lab

The Story Behind This New Netflix Science Show for Kids Will Inspire Girls Everywhere

Each episode features an awesome new science experiment or activity.

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San Diego Zoo Announces Birth of Endangered Pygmy Hippo

This is the first successful birth of an endangered pygmy hippopotamus at the zoo in more than 30 years.

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The Best Environmental Movies for an Earth Day Movie Night

Check out Common Sense Media’s list of popular movies about Earth and its living creatures for Earth Day.

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The History Behind Handwashing

“We may take handwashing for granted but that wasn’t always the case—we have Dr. Ignaz Semmelweis to thank for that!”

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Boys Can Be Princesses Too & These Adorable Photos Are Proof

If girls can dress up like Iron Man, why can’t a boy be a princess?

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Family for Sale

Photo: Kathy Radigan
After a very crazy few weeks which have included, but are not limited to, a husband who was injured and bled so much it looked like a crime scene, sick kids, doctor visits, dental issues, broken appliances,…

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Are You Only Allergic to Male Dogs? There’s a Test for That

Thirty percent of allergy sufferers only have reactions to male dogs.

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These Are the Most Popular Pet Names of 2019

Did your fur baby’s name make the list?

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What Happened When I Found Out My Child Is Trans

“The kind-hearted child I gave birth to is still in there no matter what.”

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How to Help a Father Cope with Miscarriage & Infant Death

While men grieve the loss of a baby, society does not typically affirm the depth of their suffering. As a result, many men report feeling extremely isolated. Here are some ways you can help a grieving father.

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People Who Work in These Industries Are More Likely to Have an Affair

The data shows that 13 fields have a higher percentage of self-confessed adulterers in their numbers than others. 

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Pixar’s Latest Short Has a Powerful Message & We Are Loving It

This Pixar film weaves a powerful message—and we’re hooked.

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This New Law Mandating Changing Tables in Men’s Rooms Is Long Overdue

Here’s hoping more states will follow New York’s lead in advocating for all parents.

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The Elf on the Shelf Got a Makeover This Year for the Best Reason

The elf visiting your house might look a little different this year.

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NYC Allows Babies to Be Assigned “Gender X” on Birth Certificates & This Is Huge

This new law is a major milestone for the transgender and non-binary community.

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Serena Williams’ Male Coach Asked Her to Stop Breastfeeding & What?

Balancing motherhood and career is never easy—especially when you are a world-class tennis champ.

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One-Third of Women Think They’re Better at Parenting than Their Partner—But Are They?

Are moms better at parenting than dads? Science offers some insight.

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There’s Still a Chance to Get a Discounted Build-A-Bear After Thursday’s Chaos

If you missed out on the Build-A-Bear debacle, you can still score a deal—but you’ll have to act fast.

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