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Celebrate Curiosity Month with This Free Kit!

Have inquisitive kiddos? Check. 
Do they love Curious George books? Check. 
Is your crew always up for a party? Check. 
September is Curiosity Month with Curious George. And clearly, you have three good reasons to get in on the fun…

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Who Needs Cookies When You Can Just Eat These Bite-Sized Dough Poppins?

Edible cookie dough AND monkey bread kits? Dessert is served!

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91 Fascinating Facts About Animals

The zoo might be closed but you can still learn about some of our favorite animals!

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Join the Mysterious Hunt That Celebrates the Lunar New Year

Looking for a cool, socially distanced way to celebrate the Year of the Ox? Take the kids to hunt for Monkeyshines.

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The Best Jeans for Every Kind of Mom Bod

It’s time to dust off your denim.

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These Cool Card Games for Kids Teach Important Life Skills

These four simple, fun and portable card games for kids ages 4-8 teach social emotional skills (SEL).

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Where to Find the Best Birthday Cakes & Treats in LA

These unforgettable creations that will make your little one’s celebration extra special.

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25 Telltale Signs You’re a Proud Chicago Mom

We think Chicago moms are pretty special. . . here are some signs that you’re undeniably a Chicago mom!

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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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11 Ways to Repurpose Your Old Baby Gear

With a little creative thinking, you’ll discover that changing tables make great beverage carts, infant towels make adorable puppets and more.

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Target’s Adorable Valentine’s Succulents Are All You Need to Feel the Love

You’ll fall in love with these mini animal succulents.

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Why an Ireland Castle Vacation Should Be Your Next Family Trip

Skip the cookie cutter resort and go for something entirely unique for your next family vacation.

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Creative Halloween Costume Ideas for Babies & Toddlers

Get creative this Halloween with these clever costumes for babies and toddlers, many of which you can make yourself.

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Bookface Is the Newest Instagram Trend Your Bookworms Will Love

You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, but you should use it to #bookface.

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“Baby Shark” Is Going on Tour & Your Kiddo’s Dreams Just Came True

Now your tot can rock to “Baby Shark” in real life.

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Smart Ways to Stop Bad Habits Before They Get Out of Hand

Habits are hard to break and they can be good or bad.  Leading by example is one of the best ways to teach children.

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How to Stay Present When Capturing Your Kids’ Special Moments on Your Phone

How do you strike the right balance between and capturing the memories while also remaining present?

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Um, What Happened to Dora the Explorer? Oh Hello, Growth Spurt

Dora the Explorer might not look like how you remember her in a new live-action movie.

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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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Carter’s Launches a New Line of Clothes for Big Kids

Your favorite clothing line is not just for babies anymore!

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From the Jump: D.C.’s Best Bounce Houses

Whether it’s their birthday or your kids just need to bounce off the walls, the DMV has plenty of bounce house locales.

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Getting Baby to Sleep Is a “Sure Shot” with This New Beastie Boys Lullaby Album

You can’t, you won’t and you don’t stop putting your little ones to bed with these lullaby renditions of your fave Beastie Boy tunes.

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And the 2018 Toy of the Year Winners Are…

Parents, it’s time to update your kids’ birthday wishlists!

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These 10 Reasons to Love the Holidays Are Just Too Real

Here’s why parents love this time of year. And yes, the Elf is on the list.

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These Are the Fastest Selling Toys for the 2017 Holidays

These must-have toys are flying off the shelves.

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14 Games to Play Before Bed That Guarantee a Trip to Dreamland

These simple but clever games will have your energetic kids making tracks for their beds in no time.

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Get Moving with the Best Activity Trackers for Kids

We’ve found the best gear to help your little shadow take the family fitness lead.

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This Tiny New Robot Will Be Your Kid’s Newest Obsession (& We Can See Why)

Move over Hatchimals, there’s a new adorable robot in town.

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A Belly Full of Giggles with Barrel of Monkeys

Since 1997 they’ve been offering programs and performances for kids and kids-at-heart. Read on to learn how you can get in on the fun!

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When Life Gets Hard I Cherish the Simple Moments

Although my life is generally sweet, in 2010 fate had handed us a lot of bitter. That summer, we were being sued over a little French Bulldog we had adopted (long story), we were in a financial crisis, our septic…

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