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The Perfect Picture Book About Friends Who Are Family

Whether you’re cuddling up on the couch for a mid-afternoon story or winding down at bedtime, a great book brings families together for quality time and important conversations. A must-have for your kiddo’s bookshelf is Stick and Stone: Best Friends…

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Just Fore Fun! The Best Mini Golf Courses for Your Minis

Sharpen your pencils and get ready to take a swing at one of these putt-putt places.

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Hit the Trail: Portland’s Best Spring Hikes for Kids

Good news: Getting kids into nature can be as easy as a ten-minute drive, especially in a city like Portland, with parks and natural areas at every turn. Here are five of our favorite and easy hikes for kids under five.

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Celebrating Kindness One Book at a Time

“The heroes of our February stories—a Syrian ambulance driver, a track coach, an oak tree—are ordinary in most ways except in their capacity to promote kindness.”

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Paczki Day! Where to Buy Your Favorite Limited-Time-Only Treat

The Fat Tuesday desserts are back! They can be hard to find, so we’ve got you covered with a guide to great bakeries from Downers Grove to Bridgeport so you can go hog wild.

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10+ Best Places to Sip Hot Chocolate in DFW

From rich drinking chocolate to a frozen version for warmer days, we scoured the metroplex in hopes of finding the best cups out there.

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Parks for Kids & Pups You Can Visit Now

Beat the cabin fever by taking your kids and pups to one of Portland’s many kid-friendly dog parks.

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Acorns Early

Acorns Early Gives Every Child Financial Access Beginning at Birth

Now it is even easier to invest in your child’s future. 

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Dallas’ Best Hikes for Families

Check out all the green space that Dallas has to offer!

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The Heat Is On! Local Hot Spots Where Winter Doesn’t Exist

‘Tis true the temps have been mild, but be sure the chill will hit. When it does, save your sanity with these Chicago hotspots where winter never seems to exist.

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Pick a Flick! Outdoor Movies for Summer Nights

From parks to rooftops, there are locations reeling cinematic favorites all season long. Pull up a lawn chair and enjoy a show in the great outdoors.

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This Is the First Fully-Certified Autism-Inclusive Air Carrier

This airline makes flying much easier for kids with autism.

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3 Viral Baby Boom Photos You Have to See to Believe

There really must be something in the water!

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Where Is the Best Place to Raise a Family in America?

Don’t expect to see some of the biggest cities in America on this list.

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Brunswick Islands: The Coolest Little Beach You Might Have Missed

We’ve got the scoop on what to see and do when visiting this charming string of beach towns on the coast of North Carolina.

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Book It! Story Hours for Every Weekday

Liven the plot to your usual eat-sleep-play routine by getting your book fix at story hours all over town.

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New at Riley’s Farm: Time-Travel Glamping

The new adventure is part camping, part luxury vacation, part history lesson, part working farm and ALL fun.

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Beyond Books: Local Libraries with a Twist

Rainy Chicago days are made for burying your nose in a book. These libraries in the city and the ‘burbs go way beyond the average.

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Tap That: Maple Syrup Events & Adventures

It’s time to meet some trees — in the name of celebrating maple syrup season! Here’s the scoop on everything from back-to-basics demos to pancake brunches.

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The DMV’s Parent-Friendly Wine Bars

Finding time to enjoy a glass of wine, now that you probably have a kid shadow at your feet, may not be easy; but, it can be done!

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The Most Popular Baby Names This Summer Include Some of the Strangest Yet

Has there been a baby boom with hipster parents, or what? Nameberry, a website dedicated to help soon-to-be parents find the perfect baby name, recently released its list of the most popular baby names for girls and boys in the…

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An Insider’s Guide to The Oregon Garden

With 80 acres to explore The Oregon Garden is brimming with fun. Find out where exactly to play, explore and hangout in this gigantic kid-friendly destination.

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4 Places for Family Fun in Fallbrook

Fallbrook is perfect for your family’s next adventure. Here are four spots to have some fun.

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Glow Time! Can’t-Miss Holiday Light Extravaganzas

Chicago is ready to flip the switch—and you can be there when it happens. Here are the most brilliant light displays around town.

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Where to Celebrate Neighborhood Toy Store Day

Neighborhood Toy Store Day is Saturday, November 14! Get the scoop on where to find the fun here.

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12 Momtrepreneurs You’ll Want to Be Besties With

You might be surprised to learn just how many supermoms live just around the corner from you. Meet some of the most inspiring local business owners!

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6 New Restaurants Your Kids Will Love

From french fries topped with mac ‘n’ cheese to maddeningly amazing macarons, the options at new restaurants in and around Chicago are making kids giddy.

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Where to Play With Train Tables (Some are Well-Kept Secrets!)

Push, toot and choo-choo-choo at these spots. (Psst … they’re not just toy stores and play spaces!)

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3 New Stores You’ll Dig This Season

Chocolates? Yep. Fair-trade footwear? Yes, siree. Custom avatars made into real-life dolls? Yes (funny you should ask), there are those, too.

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Best Kid-Friendly Museums in the East Bay

From a video-game mecca to a bird-lovers paradise, we’ve rounded up the East Bay’s best kid-friendly museums.

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Where to Eat, Play & Shop in Greenpoint with Kids

Explore Greenpoint, Brooklyn with your kids by following our guide to the coolest spots to eat, shop and play together.

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Now Picking: Raspberries

Red, juicy and bursting with flavor, this is the fruit you should be eating this month. Read on to discover where to pick and how to serve raspberries.

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Eggstraordinary: 5 Spots for Mother’s Day Brunch in Atlanta

Read on for some special spots to celebrate the leader of your pack.

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