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I have a theory that cupcakes are a form of feminine oppression. No joke. Allow me to explain.
Your cupcakes for the second grade class are due to the teacher Monday at 8 a.m. sharp. You remember on…

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4 Ways to Have Fun Before the Summer is Over

While it’s easy to spend the latter days of summer longing for school to start, why not create some lifelong memories before the summer is over?

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My Son Is Teaching Me to Love My Flaws

“My son loves a part of me that I find hard to, and that changes the way I see it.”

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Costco’s Shamrock Ravioli Is Back for St. Patrick’s Day

The luck o’ the Irish—it’s bellissimo!

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A Letter to My Son

“Awareness leads to understanding. Understanding leads to acceptance. That is my dream for you and all the other amazing kids out there. Acceptance. And for this world to be a little kinder.”

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Fake It, Don’t Bake It! Where to Snag Your Christmas Cookies in Atlanta

Why not pick up your traditional Christmas cookies from one of Atlanta’s best bakeries and bakers? Go ahead and fake it, already. We won’t tell a soul. Just don’t forget to hide the box.

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Bring Hygge Vibes to Your Home this Holiday Season

You deserve a little hygge… even if in just a little corner of your heart and home. Just a few moments wrapped in cozy blanket is a solid way to baby step towards ushering in little hygge… and little comfort & joy into your home.

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The Birth of a Mother

“I hope that they will learn that being a good mother isn’t losing yourself, it’s finding yourself. “

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Flora Lotta Fun: Pick Your Own Flowers

Grab your wellies, your buckets and your cameras, and make a bee line to one of these five flower farms–each within an hour drive from downtown DC.

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7 Ways to Homeschool a Preschooler While a Pandemic Rages

“Parenting is neither sport nor competition. Parenting is not about us. And we often forget it’s not just a noun, it’s also a verb.”

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When Your Teen Has Supergirl Syndrome

“As they push to achieve and accomplish, to reach their goals and to make their mark, they are going to need our help to explore the superpower alternatives so they can find a better balance and most importantly, their true identity.”

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“The Twelve Rebuilds of Christmas” Brings LEGO to Life at This London Hotel

Life-sized LEGO sculptures will deck the halls this holiday season!

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Why Are We Celebrating Mediocre Moms?

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So I was browsing through Parents magazine<emparents doing market research and came across the opening “Note from the Editor” for this particular issue. I was a little confused as I read how she labels herself a mediocre mom…

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5 Critical Social Media Habits to Teach Your Kids

Technology has been both a blessing and a curse on our society. Follow these tips to empower your kids to use social media in a positive way.

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I Have It All. And You Probably Do, Too.

The reason we feel so much pressure is because of the expectation for perfection or the unattainable search for better than what we currently have. You want to have it all? Easy. Don’t buy into this falsehood.

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The “Big Little Lies” Season 2 Trailer Is Here & It’s to Die For

The story of these Monterey moms isn’t over by a longshot.

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Joanna Gaines Gets Refreshingly Real about Curating Her “Perfect” IG Feed

Gaines reveals there’s more to mom life than getting the perfect ‘Gram.

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How to Be a Super Mom—without Burning Out

If you want to know a few tips that will help you lessen the workload and prevent burnout, read on.

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Chrissy Teigen’s Tips for Happy Living: “See Yourself Through Your Kids’ Eyes”

Chrissy Teigen gets real with some amazing parenting advice in a new interview.

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Drew Barrymore’s Powerful Instagram Series about Parenting Is So Necessary

Drew Barrymore gets real about parenthood in a powerful way.

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When John Krasinski Saw His Wife as Mary Poppins, He Had a Surprising Reaction

Emily Blunt did not expect this reaction from her husband at all!

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Success Isn’t Black & White for Kids—It’s a Spectrum

“Perfection doesn’t equal success in my book.”

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Why Family Dinner Conversations Are So Important & How We Make Them Matter

Here’s why family dinner conversations are so important, and how to make them happen.

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This LEGO Baseball Field Is So Detailed It’s Kind of Crazy—See the Pics

This LEGO baseball park is the coolest brick creation you’ll ever see.

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Trader Joe’s Just Made Its Own Flamin’ Hot Cheetos & They’re Healthier, Too

Step aside, Chester Cheetah: there’s a new spicy cheese champ in town.

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Serena Williams Ups Her Game By Showing Moms How to Love Their Bodies

Serena Williams’ new clothing line is available and it’s everything you’d expect it to be.

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