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10 Things I Wish 17-Year-Old Me Knew

“Life is beautiful and tragic but here are 10 things I wish I knew before I got older and encountered more and more bad life stuff.”

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TIME for Kids Launches Camp TFK for Summer Fun

The free Camp TFK newsletter delivers a schedule of activities each weekday morning.

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Treating Ear Infections Just Got Easier with These New FDA-Approved Ear Tubes

Now your child can get tubes without having to go to the hospital.

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Jurassic World Opens At Universal Studios; Rise of the Resistance Delayed

Before you book that SoCal amusement park trip, read this.

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Don’t Let Germs Stack Up Thanks to This Genius LEGO Cleaning Hack

Here’s how to easily disinfect your kids LEGO bricks.

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This After-School Routine Hack Is Genius

This DIY makeover of a regular clock will totally change your after-school routine for the better.

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We Are So Here for This Mom’s Brutally Honest Post about Pumping at Work

This post perfectly captures the struggle of all pumping moms.

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Disney’s New Streaming Service: Here’s Everything We Know So Far

The new service is coming soon and here are all the details.

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The Party Doesn’t Need to Be Perfect

Don’t stress. Here’s why a party doesn’t need to be perfect.

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Universal Studios to Close Popular “Jurassic Park” Ride

The dinosaurs at Universal Studios are getting a little too Jurassic.

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What Is the “X Plan” & How Can It Help You & Your Teen?

One thing you quickly learn as a parent is that you can’t always be there to protect your teens. As they grow into independent young adults, teens need the freedom to explore and discover their world. It’s inevitable that they’ll…

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BPA Might Be Safe After All, Claims New FDA Study

A new study contradicts fears about BPA, but experts are wary of its findings.

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3 Brilliant, Super Simple Space-Saving Ideas for Sleepovers

Tired of tripping over kids all over the living room? This mom has three great hacks.

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Teal is the New Orange

So the shops are filled with orange, my new rental home smells of pumpkin spice, and as far as Ella and Noah are concerned it could be Halloween any day now.
The only positive side to this is that at…

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Being Homeless Hasn’t Stopped These Girls From Living by the Girl Scout Law

These Girl Scouts aren’t letting homelessness hold them back.

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The KonMari Method: Will Tidying Up Really Change My Life?

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Minimalism seems to be trending right now. Many people are familiar with the KonMari method and the well-known book The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up.
It all sounds great. In theory. Right? In a world that is…

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Save That Breastmilk: Science Has Debunked the Pumping & Dumping Myth

Scientific evidence says there’s no good reason to pump and dump. Read on to find out how you can safely drink and pump or nurse instead.

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Here’s Why You’re Most Likely Having a Boy (According to Science)

Whether you’ve chosen to leave your baby’s sex a mystery or you’ve already decked out the nursery in matching colors, a new study says the answer to the big question is probably: a boy.

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Shocking Research Uncovers Only Eight States Require Time for Recess

 

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Understanding recess should be pretty simple, right? Kids gleefully head outside to run, play, and burn off all that pent up energy between spelling tests and multiplication lessons. According to new guidelines, however, that short…

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Inside SoYoung Inc with the Totally Awesome Awards 2016

SoYoung Inc just won a Totally Awesome Award for Most Awesome Dapper Diaper Bags. We recently spoke to them about their experience as a business owner, the best advice they’ve ever received and more. Hear what they have to say…

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What One Word Can Really Say

Photo: Carolin D. Palmer
Not long ago I got a gift from my daughter, Jordan. She loves to make things and give them to me as gifts. On one particular day she gave me a tiny piece of paper with…

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Creating a Homework Haven at Home

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Back-to-school season can be a distressing for so many kids. While some of the angst around this return to routine makes sense – after all, days get colder and shorter and we get back to tighter schedules and…

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7 Creative Themes to Guarantee the Best Baby Playdate Ever

Wow your new mom friends and host a creative playdate your babies will love. The best part? Most of our ideas are super easy to execute!

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Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs

If it’s still to early in the season to fire up your grill or you don’t own one, you can still enjoy BBQ flavored ribs. The secret? Your slow cooker.

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Food Blogger Confidential: Best Seasonal Recipes

We recently caught up with our favorite food bloggers to discover their choice farmers market finds and the recipes they can’t live without.

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11 DIY Projects (with Natural Ingredients) for the Handsy Tot

Kids love using their hands and mouths to explore the world, and with these 11 all-natural DIY projects, we say let them!

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The Newest Big Thing in Babywearing

A new carrier gives baby a 360-degree view of everything and everyone around. Get the eye-opening scoop here.

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Berkeley Bliss at a New Organic Pop-Up Shop

East Bay eco-conscious shopping just got an adorable boost with the addition of a fun pop-up shop and art gallery on the Berkeley end of Solano Avenue.

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We’re Hiring: Seeking Superstar Editorial Interns!

Red Tricycle, a leading local parenting website & newsletter, is seeking an Editorial Intern to work with our Managing Editor in our Sausalito office. Red Tricycle internships are structured to give the interns maximum exposure to online editorial strategy. Our…

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