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Keep Your Pet Happy (and Safe) in the Heat

It’s the season of BBQs, beaches and epic games of fetch in the backyard. While people and pets enjoy having fun in the sun together, it’s important to take extra special care of your furry family member when it’s hot…

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11 Ways to Build Resiliency in Children

“Resilience is the foundation of a child’s mental health, confidence, self-regulation, stress management and response to difficult events—like the pandemic.”

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5 Ways to Support Your Little Perfectionist

“Here’s what you can do if you notice a child struggling with perfectionism or their own inner-critic.”

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3 Ways Mountain Biking Helps IRL

“As I watched my kiddos zip around corners and zoom along the trail, it occurred to me that these biking reminders apply to life as well.”

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Sesame Workshop Wants to Introduce Your Kiddo to the ABC’s of Racial Literacy

The new program explains race and issues surrounding racism in ways young child can understand.

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Recall Alert: Diono Cambria 2 Booster Seats Recalled Due to Headrest Issues

Check your booster seat to see if it’s part of this recall.

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Spring Forward: How to Survive the Time Change with Your Kids

The time change can be tricky with kids. Not to worry, we’ve got a bunch of easy-to-implement tricks to get everyone on schedule in a jiffy!

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What Is Social Media Depression and Is Your Child at Risk?

Social media depression refers to a clinical depression that results from the intensity, pressure, and eventual isolation stemming from social media use. And unfortunately, it is becoming increasingly common among kids and teens.

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How to Stay Sane While Caring for a Toddler

Caring for yourself while caring for a toddler is just as important. Here are ways to cultivate (and maintain) your sanity during these energetic years.

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Friends in the World of a Special Needs Mom

“I appreciate even more that I have found a few amazingly supportive, truly genuine friends. The ones who check in on me when I haven’t been heard from in a few days, just to make sure I’m doing ok.”

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Costco’s 2021 Valentine’s Day Rose Sale Has Arrived

You won’t find a better deal on roses than this.

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To the Mom I Thought Was Judging Me, I’m Sorry

“Sitting at a beachside pizzeria waiting for our order to arrive, I saw her. She was a beautiful young mom seated across from us with her young family. And then I noticed her glancing over at my daughter’s leg brace.”

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Recall Alert: Thule Sleek Strollers Recalled

Get details on this new recall from Thule.

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4 Ways to Empower Girls to Speak & Care About Racism

“There’s no “one way” or “right way” to talk about race, but all parents need to know this: Girls need to start having these conversations in order to become more aware of their unconscious biases, their privilege, and their own actions (or inactions).”

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Dear Time, I Have a Something to Tell You

“I’m begging you. You don’t have to go so fast now,’ I say.”

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Sorry, Not Sorry: Why Girls Need to Stop Apologizing

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You may have heard of a “little” best seller called, Girl, Stop Apologizing (2019) by multi-media company founder, Rachel Hollis. I don’t’ know about you but I’ve read it three times now, going on four. Hollis, speaker, author,…

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Periphery Parenting: A New Approach to Try with Your Teenage Daughter

“Parenting from the periphery requires a new way of relating and a new approach. It means becoming comfortable with being the observer on the outskirts, the silent supporter, the cheerleader and champion, and ready when (and if) she needs you.”

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Create Calm at Home by Holding Your Own Retreat

“Before the quarantine, many of us may have taken a weekend or a week and go off somewhere to experience time with friends, sought out the quiet we crave to be able to think, make decisions, re-energize or relax—so why not do this now in the comfort of our own home as a way to create calm and community?”

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Managing Relationships within Your Quarantined Home

Is the close proximity to your loved ones working on your nerves? Try these tactics to turn your frustration and annoyances around before you lose your cool.

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Instagram Launches New Features to Keep Users Safe and Informed

The social networking platform announced new ways to connect with friends over video chat.

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Disneyland to Close for Precautionary Measures Starting Sat. Mar. 14

In an abundance of caution, the Happiest Place on Earth is closing for only the fourth time ever.

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Disney World to Remain Closed Until Further Notice Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The Disney Cruise Line has also suspended all new departures.

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Magic Fruity Pebbles Are Coming to Stores & Yabba Dabba Do!

The limited-edition cereal is in stores for a short time and packs a special treat!

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9-Year-Old Budding Fashion Designer Catches Mattel’s Eye

Michigan girl gets Mattel’s attention with her fashion designs.

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Edy’s Touchdown Ice Cream Is the Perfect Super Bowl Treat

You’ll win big on game day when you serve up this treat.

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This Is How to Request Movies and Shows Missing from Disney+

Can’t find the movie you’re looking for on Disney+? Here’s the solution.

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3 Proven Stress Relief Techniques That Take Less than Sixty Seconds

Feeling so stressed and pulled so tight you just might break? Try one of these techniques for 60 seconds—you may be surprised to find that you feel immensely better immediately.

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Unlikely Students Who Can Benefit from a Tutor

Tutoring not only helps to boost grades and improve test scores, but it allows youngsters to build effective work habits, hone social and behavioral skills and practice self-paced, self-directed learning.

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A Preschooler’s Guide to Managing Your Personal Assistant

My day begins as usual: I am awoken by compliments and gentle caresses from my parental authority, Mom, or as her ilk is called in my community, my personal assistant. And then the day really gets going.

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Parental PopQuiz: What Would You Do?

Your child said a curse word, and it’s as shocking as it is adorable out of that little mouth. Do you…

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This Hair Comb Hack May Ease the Pain of Childbirth

Forget about your hair, this comb is for labor!

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This Toddler Took an Accidental Trip on an Airport Conveyor Belt

All it took was a split second for this two-year-old to ride away with the luggage.

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