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This Is How You Host a Movie Night for Kids

Turn a regular ol’ Netflix night into a fun, star-studded affair. Here’s how.

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The Best Fall Shoes for Your Toddler

Your little one is on the move, ready to explore and full of opinions. Luckily, when it comes to the kicks that’ll get them where they need to go, trusted shoe brand Stride Rite has shoes fit for every step—like…

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Interview with a Grandparent: 16 Questions to Ask

What was Grandma’s favorite toy? What was Papa’s favorite food?

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You Can Now Add Your Pet on Tinybeans

Your favorite furry friend is a part of your family.

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10 Creative Games You Can Create with LEGO Bricks

Who needs board games when you’ve got a tub of LEGO bricks and an open afternoon?

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4 Unexpected Life Lessons My Kids Are Learning from Our Dog

I have always been a dog lover. I grew up with a rotating pack of dogs who were way more than pets — they were true members of our family. They went on roadtrips with us, slept in our beds,…

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Bluey

April Reruns Bring May Fun with Season 2 of Bluey

Disney+ will stream 51 more episodes of the popular animated Australian TV show.

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Being Okay with the Stage of Motherhood You’re In Now

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I just finished an early morning exercise class. It was only 45 minutes long. By about minute 40, right when the final stretch got underway, I took a second to look around. Half the class…

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Boost Their Brains with Easy Memory Games

Today is Summer Brain Day and we all know about the infamous “summer slide.” Use these games—from classic to DIY—to help boost their brains and have a little fun doing it!

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Hot Chocolate Frost

Auntie Anne’s Is Bringing Back Hot Chocolate Frost

It will be available for a limited time.

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How I Feel about Sending My Child Off to College

Since you asked, here’s how I really feel about sending my oldest child away to college this fall.

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Want to Trick-or-Treat Safely? This Invention Is the Key

There’s still time to whip up this DIY project!

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29 Hilarious Halloween Memes That Perfectly Sum Up Parenting

These memes pretty much sum up parenting this time of year.

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Why You Should Grow Your Own Bacteria (It’s Science!)

Ever wanted to grow your own bacteria? Now you can!

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Santa

Carter’s Launches Virtual Santa Experience with Cameo

Enter daily for a chance to win a free visit.

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Skip Hop Launches New Preschool Toys & You’ll Want All of Them

From puzzles to stacking games, here are Skip Hop’s newest toys and games to put in your shopping cart ASAP.

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Knowing Our Fathers, Our Sons & Princess Robots

“My son does not know his Abuelo. I will regale him with stories that are locked in my mind, for as long as I am able. Stories about that prescient, empathic, stubborn-persistent man that he will never meet; a man that he would revel in.”

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A Road Map to Home-Based Fun with Great Wolf Lodge

Great Wolf Lodge can’t entertain in-person for now, but they’ve created virtual content to keep you happy, healthy and bonding safely as a family.

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The Chen Family

San Francsico Teen’s Passion for Pi Raises Funds for the March of Dimes

This amazing teen is using her talents to raise money for a cause close to her heart.

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12 Easter Games for Kids

The bunny may bring chocolate and marshmallow goodies, but what about when the hunt is over, and you’ve got an afternoon ahead?

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The Emotional World Behind Kids’ Attention Problems

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Does your child sometimes seem to “daydream” or seem inattentive when you wish they were paying attention to the task at hand? Even as adults, we sometimes get absorbed in our own thoughts at times and cannot focus…

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The Scientific Reason Why Yelling Doesn’t Work

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Have you ever wondered how the emotion used in your voice affects how your kids listen or understand what you tell them? No doubt most of us have had moments where we “lost it” with our kids and…

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What Dory and Nemo Can Teach Us About Parenting

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If you are parent of young children, you probably went to see Finding Dory this summer. At first glance, it appeared to be just another fun movie about fish on an adventure. However, later as I thought more…

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Got Mommy Brain? 4 Simple Activities That Will Help Improve Your Memory

Being a mom takes a lot out of us—including our memory. Try these four activities to boost your mental stamina and maybe you’ll even remember where you last put your phone and keys.

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How to Turn a “To-Do” List Into a Teachable Moment

Who knew a parent’s much-regarded ‘to-do’ list could hold so many teachable moments for kids?

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These Are the Most Popular Toys of the Decade, According to Walmart

Take a trip down memory lane with your kids favorite toys.

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How Do We Decide Which Holiday Traditions Are Worth Carrying On?

“After the eggnog haze clears, it’s okay to take traditions off of their hallowed high shelf, examine their origins, and question their roles in your busy lives.”

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4 Red Tricycle Editors Share Their Heartwarming Real Christmas Tree Memories

Our own Red Tricycle editors divulged their family’s most memorable Christmas tree moments, from the hilarious to the endearing.

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Why Christmas Trees Are More Than Just Decor for My Family

A father’s gift to his daughter—passing on a sense of tradition and making memories each and every Christmas.

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These Marvel and Disney Cartoons from the ’80s and ’90s Will Be On Disney+

Relive your childhood on the new Disney streaming platform.

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Creating Epic Moments for Your Kids Is Easier Than You Think

Epic does not have to be expensive or extravagant. In fact, epic does not necessarily even have to be experiential. It just has to be engaging. Epic can simply mean being together with your children in an intentional setting. In their eyes, that’s epic.

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This Dad Dying of Cancer Left Behind a Precious Gift for His Son

This children’s book has a very special meaning.

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