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A Hack to Foster Your Child’s Self-Awareness & Build Their Resilience

Our job as parents is to help our kids learn to reflect on their experiences, not just have an experience.

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5 Ways to Get Your Kids to Eat the Dinners You Cook

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As a mother of three, I’ve developed effective strategies over the years for how to get them excited about eating what I make. As any mom will attest, preparing three meals a day for your family is no…

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Has Pandemic Parenting Shaken Your Confidence? Here’s How to Find It Again

“If there is a lesson here, it is that sometimes it takes a shock to the system to rediscover what is most important to us.”

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What’s the Right Age to Stop Reading Bedtime Stories? The Answer Might Surprise You

There’s no denying the bedtime story is a powerful ritual, but when do most parents stop reading to their children?

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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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Raising Kids in an Image-Obsessed World

How to build your kid’s self-confidence, self-love, self-expression, and help them focus on how they feel rather than what they see.

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One Research-Backed Way to Diminish Toddler Tantrums

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All I wanted was to walk on the treadmill for maybe…20 minutes. Is that too much to ask?
I had a great plan–I would hop on the treadmill in the basement while my son (age 2 at the…

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“Mom, Do I Have to Hold Hands?”

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As a parent, grandparent and educator, I am fascinated by the interactions of parents and their children. When I travel to New York for work several times a month, I have lots of opportunities for fieldwork as I make…

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This “Star Wars” Roblox Collab Is Out of This Galaxy

Roblox and Disney have teamed up for a STEM challenge your mini Jedi will love.

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“Elephant & Piggie” Author Mo Willems’ Next Project Is His Most Important

The author has a brand new Pigeon book perfect for Back-To-School season.

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The Importance of Saying ‘I’m Sorry’

When I was younger, I thought if I apologized for my actions, that others would view me as weak. As I grew and was exposed to other ways of thinking about the phrase ‘I’m sorry,’ I began to realize just how wrong I had been.

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10 Jennifer Garner Quotes That Make Us Want to Join Her Mom Squad

A few of our favorite quotes from one awesome mom.

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These Were the Bestselling Items on Amazon Prime This Year

You’re definitely not the only one Amazon Prime-ing your life this year.

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Here’s How Supermodel Mom Miranda Kerr Handles Sibling Rivalry with Her Kids

Even supermodels like Miranda Kerr have to play ref with the kids.

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J. Crew Released a Feminist T-Shirt for Boys & People Had LOTS of Thoughts

The phrase “I am a feminist too” printed on a child’s t-shirt has elicited quite the reaction online.

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4 Tips to Keep Baby & Toddler Teeth in Tip Top Shape

It’s always a good time to remind parents and parents-to-be that baby teeth need a little love and attention, too! After all, good oral hygiene is a matter of habit and habits that are formed young tend to stick.
That…

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Could Climate Change Do Away With the Syrup on Your Breakfast Table?

If global temperatures continue to rise, scientists warn a breakfast classic could become a luxury of the past.

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Rubik’s Cubes Are Getting a Huge Upgrade from the 80s Classic You Remember

Your favorite fun and frustrating toy from the 80s is getting a new and improved look.

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More Than Half of America’s Kids Will Be Obese at 35, New Study Predicts

Here’s another reason why it’s important to keep kids active and help them make smart choices when it comes to meals and snack time.

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Deliveries to Your Trunk? Amazon Is Exploring the Option!

The mega online retailer may be making it even easier to get your online orders delivered to you.

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10 Art Activities That You Can Set Up in Minutes

These super-simple ideas can turn open after-school time into a creative adventure in no time.

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This Mom’s Clever Idea Produces the Cutest Photos Ever

Who needs dress up clothes when you’ve got bananas, parsley and watermelon.

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Why Victoria Beckham Just Trademarked Her Daughter’s Name

Discover the great reason why Victoria Beckham trademarked her daughter’s name.

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Your Bubble Bath Is BS

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Your bubble bath is BS.
Although to be honest, most of what we’re selling to moms these days is BS. Red wine as liberation? Barre classes and bath bombs and handcrafted basil balms – OH MY!

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The Importance of Reading Aloud (Even When You Don’t Want To)

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You’ve heard reading aloud is critical to your child’s success and you strive to get it in most nights when you can.  Sometimes, though, it’s just hard to put in the time. You work long hours,…

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The 5 Stages of Shopping for Baby Clothes

Denial. I’m so not going to be one of those moms that blows a small fortune on baby clothes. My daughter doesn’t need to be toddling around the nursery in a tulle ballgown with matching head piece. I’ll keep her wardrobe…

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Stop, Click & Roll! Amazing Animation Kits for Kids

Help your mini-movie mogul get animated with seven simple stop-motion kits. All that’s left to do is call “Action!”

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My Kid Eats Off of the Floor and I’m Okay With That

I was scrolling down my Facebook timeline and a friend posted a pic of a kid on the floor at a restaurant. He was probably about three or four and was quietly eating his food while his parents sat at…

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The Scoop on Paper Football & Why Your Kids Will Love It

We have the play-by-play on a simple Paper Football game that’ll get your team in the Super Bowl spirit.

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Get Color Happy at the Crayola Experience

Welcome to doodler’s paradise. This Pennsylvania museum has four floors of art and crayon-themed fun for families. It’s worth the short road trip. We show you why.

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Street Style: Fab Rainy Day Looks

If there’s one thing we hate most about the rain is donning our totally unflattering rain coat with an umbrella in-hand that always seems to get turned inside out from the wind, while trying to carry groceries to the car.…

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Discover SoCal’s Newest Gelato Lounge

How do you make ice cream even better? How about a low-fat option that’s equally delicious that you can savor in a fun and kid-friendly space? That’s just what you’ll find at Los Angeles’ newest gelateria Bonaventura Gelato Lounge. Much…

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Alcohol At Kids Events – Good Fun or Bad News?

As you know, each week here at Red Tricycle we round up the best family events, from street festivals and garage sales, to parades and pajama parties. Sometimes the events we highlight serve alcohol to the adults, while setting up…

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