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Yes, You Can Buy a Crunchwrap Supreme Float and Yes, It’s Only Five Dollars

Unlike an actual Crunchwrap Supreme, it’s meant for the water!

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Mr. Bubble Brings the Soapy Fun with 3 New Kid-Friendly Products

Celebrate Mr. Bubble’s 60th bday with fun, new bath-time products.

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Swiss Miss Peppermint

Swiss Miss Peppermint Hot Cocoa Brings the Holiday Spirit to Your Mug

Each packet includes peppermint mini marshmallows.

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When It Comes to Autism, These Are My 7 Wishes

“And while there are so many, many things I wish I could change about the system itself, the main changes are ones I wish I could simply make in others. But not my boy.”

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Filled crescents

Pillsbury’s New Crescent Rolls Are Stuffed with Pie Filling

They even come with icing to drizzle on top.

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The Red Tricycle Editors Reveal Their Secrets for Fall Fun

To celebrate autumn and all the excitement it brings, we caught up with our editors and asked them about their family’s favorite fall activities.

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13 Campfire Recipes That Even Kids Will Love

Get the campfire ready, we’ve got the recipes for you!

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Advice For the Weeks Ahead (From Someone a Week In)

To those of you who haven’t gone into full “shelter in place” yet, 20 tips from your friend on the other side…

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My Daughter Forgot Her Homework & I Didn’t Fix It

“Yes, she was mad at me, and yes, I felt bad for her, and even though I know we will always be close and have a strong bond, I also know I am not her friend. I am her mother.”

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: May 3, 2019

The best tweets of the week, guaranteed to make you laugh.

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eggnots: Making Easter Fun & Stress-Free for Families with Food Allergies

Learn how this company is changing Easter for kids with food allergies.

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Kraft’s Newest Mac ‘n’ Cheese Is Your Kid’s Unicorn Dreams Come True

Mac ‘n’ cheese just got magical with these unicorn shapes.

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A SoCal Kid’s Snow Day: The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Does the thought of a trip to the snow with your munchkins send shivers up your spine? Our SoCal beach babes are often not equipped for a day in the white stuff.  Does anyone in your family really know how…

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Hold Up—Kraft Makes *Cauliflower* Mac & Cheese Now?

A quarter cup of veggies in every serving, comin’ your way!

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One Pot Spaghetti with Hot Dogs

This recipe combines two kid-favorite foods: spaghetti and hot dogs. Mind. Blown.

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Your Fave Holiday Drinks Are Loaded with Calories, So Sip These Skinnier Versions Instead

Slow down on those peppermint mochas if you don’t want to load up on calories.

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We Wish Every Kid Got This Summer Packet to Take Home from School

We can totally get behind this type of summer pack.

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Try it Out: Super Nature Adventure Keeps Families on Trails!

This local business is helping kids fall in love with our local trails. Read on to find out more.

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This Dad’s Box Top Rant Will Make You Laugh

This rant about those little box tops is totally relatable and hilarious.

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How My Daughter and I Became Two with Nature

Over the last few years, my husband and I have gotten more and more into gardening.  We bought our house from his late grandmother’s estate, and she was an old woman who wasn’t able to care for the gardens.  They…

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Why I’m Not Feeling Sad That My Daughter’s Going to Kindergarten

Sending kiddos off to kindergarten is a huge moment. How do parents deal?

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These 5 Easy Tips Will Keep Them Learning All Summer Long

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Did they seriously just hand my kids a packet of work to do over their already-activity-packed-ten-short-weeks of summer? Just the weight of the thing is overwhelming! Like, is this summer school for moms? I have been a tutor…

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What This Four-Year-Old Made Is Too Sweet for Words

This DIY Flower Pot is a super cute Valentine’s Day gift to make for your Valentine this year! You can fill it with anything you’d like to give as a gift! It’s a double-cool gift since you can really use…

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Back To School Sucks!

Photo: Elisha Beach
The summer has officially come to an end and the fun filled days of summer camp, rolling down grassy hills, trips to Disneyland and pool parties are over. My Facebook feed is filled with parents celebrating back to…

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Get Wild at SCT’s Newest (Interactive) Show

Parents of wiggle worms rejoice! The Seattle Children’s Theatre’s production of Maurice Sendak’s classic was made for your little busy body. Read on for the showstopping details.

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3 Creative Ways to Use Stickers

So over sticker books? Here are 3 creative ways to start using stickers now.

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15 Adorable Baby Halloween Costumes Under $30

Your cutie may only wear his costume once, but dressing your baby in a cuddly, spooky or sweet outfit for Halloween is a photo-worthy must. That’s why we found a bunch at budget-friendly prices.

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One Pot Skillet Ravioli & Spinach Lasagna

A 20-minute lasagna (with three cups of spinach)? Consider us hooked on this one pot meal already.

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