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Top Picks For Stories That Celebrate Friendship

Discover our favorite reads about the special bond between pals.

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These Books Encourage a Lifelong Love of Reading

HarperCollins publishing has created HarperAlley—graphic novels for kids ages 6-10. Graphic novels harness the power of visual learning, engaging kids and helping emerging readers build their literary skills to become confident, independent readers.

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You Don’t Need a Golden Ticket to Try This New Chocolate Cereal

It’s not just any day a new healthy chocolate cereal hits the shelves, at least according to Three Wishes co-founder, Ian Wishingrad. To celebrate the launch of the brand new cocoa flavor, he sought out to make the announcement in…

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Amy Poehler Releases “Once Upon a No” Series of Hilarious Fairy Tales

The reimagined stories are sure to make you laugh––and maybe say “no” a little more often.

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180+ Motherhood Maternity & A Pea In the Pod Stores Set to Close

Check to see if your local store is on the list of Destination Maternity store closings.

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Hit the Road: 12 Super-Close Labor Day Getaways

Looking for a Labor Day backup plan? Get out of town. Here are some last minute, off-the-beaten path options that are just a quick day trip away.

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A Diverse Summer Reading List for Young Readers

A short list of some of our favorite picture books and early chapter book series with diverse characters if you’d like to intentionally diversify your children’s summer reading options.

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10 Must-Haves for a Warm-Weather Maternity Wardrobe

You and your bump will be ready for summer with these 10 hot maternity fashions.

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The Awesome Burger Is Nestle’s New Plant-Based Option

Vegans rejoice with this awesome alternative!

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Are Your Kids Using Too Much Toothpaste? Probably, Study Finds

Is your child using the right amount of toothpaste to brush?

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10 Bump-Friendly Party Outfits for All of Your Holiday Celebrations

Dress your bump in style this holiday season with these 10 fabulous outfit options.

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This New Peanut Sensor Could Be a Literal Life-Saver for Kids with Allergies

According to the CDC, 4-6% of kids in America have food allergies—and this tool could help in a big way.

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I Did Not Intend to Eat My Kid’s Poop, but, You Know, #MomLife & All That

“Our days at home have fallen into a predictable rhythm: Snacks, naps, and crafts keep us busy all day. Until…the incident.”

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YouTube Kids Has Your Royal Wedding Videos Covered This Weekend

Here’s how your little princes and princesses can join in the Royal Wedding fun, thanks to YouTube Kids.

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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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This New Starbucks Drink Will Have You Dreaming of the State Fair

This sounds pretty amazing—but there’s one pretty big catch, too.

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Starbucks Unveils a Rad Rainbow of New Drinks—But There’s a Pretty Big Catch

You need to be a pretty loyal Starbucks drinker to chase after these special drinks.

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Pop to It! How to Celebrate National Popcorn Day

January 19 is National Popcorn Day, and we’ve rounded up the best ways to celebrate this fun-filled snack.

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A Week’s Worth of Crock Pot Recipes You Haven’t Tried Yet

We’ve got a week’s worth of easy meals that will keep you warm and cozy.

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Coats, Jackets, Vests and Wraps: Your Maternity Outerwear Fashion Guide

Cuddle up in a new coat and keep that bump cozy — and chic — all winter long.

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Just Opened: ICMonster Ice Cream ‘Rolls’ Into Town

The popular rolled ice cream trend has made its way from Thailand’s street food scene to San Diego!

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Stories Spring to Life! Must-See Live Theater

This season of children’s theater is all about the art of the story and these must-see performances bring the page to the stage.

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Postpartum Bridesmaid

Photo: Rebecca Thompson
“Will you be one of my bridesmaids?” my future sister-in-law asked as she presented me with a Tiffany blue luggage tag with the question inscribed inside.
“Of course!!” I replied giving her a huge hug.

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Balsamic Skirt Steak Tacos

With Chimichurri sauce and marinated steak, this taco recipe is a winner.

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The Root of the Matter: A Brief History of Licorice

When it comes to candy, you love it or you don’t, but either way you’ll love the interesting history of this sweet treat.

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Shoe Me the Way: 3 Cool Ways to Upcycle Old Shoes

Three ways to upcycle your outgrown or lonesome ol’ shoes.

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The Care and Feeding of a Pet Rock (In 4 Easy Steps)

You’ve slated time to find and decorate your pet rock, but how do you keep it happy? Read on for four easy ways to care for your pet rock.

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The Newest Baby Clothes for Stylish Munchkins

By now you know that Munchkin, that popular baby gear brand, is kind of a big deal. Well hold onto your suction-cup food bowls, because it just got bigger.

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12 Quick & Healthy Baby Food Recipes

Want to become the Julia Child of slurp-able foods? You’ll be well on your way once you check out these easy options.

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Roasted Chickpeas

Add roasted chickpeas to your snack rotation and feel good about you’re giving your kids to munch on.

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Great Expectations: Dressing Your Baby Bump During the Holidays

Dressing for two during the holidays can be a challenge. Head to any of the following spots and be confident that you and your baby bump will look festive, fashionable, and fabulous.

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The Princess and the Pea Comes to Life

Prince meets lady claiming to be Princess. Prince’s Mom puts a pea in Princess’ bed. Princess endures a sleepless night. Prince rejoices that so-called Princess is indeed a real Princess. You know the beloved story of The Princess and the…

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