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The Age You Need to Push Kids to Stay Active (According to Studies)

This is the age that kids stop being active and it’s sooner than you think.

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Everything You Need to Trap a Leprechaun This St. Patrick’s Day

With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, now is the perfect time to build your own leprechaun trap with your wee ones!

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5 Tips to Stop Thumb Sucking from a SLP

“I saw both my boys sucking their thumbs. The SLP in me was screaming, ‘No! I can’t have two thumb suckers!’ and my mind immediately raced to ‘Open bite! Lisp!’ while the mom in me was thinking, ‘This is just too adorable—I need to take a photo to remember this moment forever.'”

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A Christmas Tree with a 53-Year-Old History

“All those years ago, they never could have imagined what Christmas 2020 would have in store for them—but every single one of those years, they’ve spent Christmas surrounded by love and light. And it may look a little different this time around, but that hasn’t changed.”

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Prego Expands Sauce Brand to Give Families a Plant-Based Boost

Prego introduces Prego+ Plant Protein and Prego+ Hidden Super Veggies.

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Knowing Our Fathers, Our Sons & Princess Robots

“My son does not know his Abuelo. I will regale him with stories that are locked in my mind, for as long as I am able. Stories about that prescient, empathic, stubborn-persistent man that he will never meet; a man that he would revel in.”

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Meghan Markle to Narrate New Disney+ Documentary, “Elephant”

The Earth Day collection on Disney+ will also feature titles from National Geographic and Disneynature.

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Dear Cancer: A Mother’s Answer to the Unanswered Questions

Photo: Robin L. Reynolds
I remember the day my heart was broken. It was in the early morning hours of May 12th. Wearing the baggy pink sweatpants I purchased the night before, I sat in a stiff vinyl hospital chair.…

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Does All That Mental Clutter Bring You Joy? How to KonMari Your Mind

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Everywhere I turn these days, someone is talking about Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. The first time this happened was in 2014 when Marie Kondo’s infamous book hit shelves and the Minimalist podcast captured the…

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Worried about Your Picky Eater? Here’s 3 Questions to Ask Yourself

We’ve compiled three questions to ask yourself to help figure out how to best address the “no food other than french fries” mantra.

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5 Simple Ways to Show the Love to Your Little Ones on Valentine’s Day

Check out these strategies for launching this “love-ly” month with your little one.

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This New Girl Scout Cookie Flavor Just Might Unseat Thin Mints as Top Cookie

Thin Mints and Samoas: you have some serious competition for favorite Girl Scout Cookie flavor.

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How to Listen More Intently to Your Children, Even When It’s Hard

Here are a few simple tricks I’m implementing.

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Mom, I Finally Get It Now

“I get it now, and I understand.” I’m here to tell you you’re not alone. 

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WHO Wants to Make This Surprisingly Common Issue as a Mental Health Condition

Gaming disorder may soon become an actual diagnosable condition.

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This Mom of 6 Has a Simple Method to Stop Kids from Interrupting

Try this mom’s genius technique the next time your little chatterbox interrupts your conversation.

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10 Tips for Sharing the World of Food with Your Baby

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There are many stages in the development of our children.  Each stage can be as challenging as it can be exciting.  But perhaps few are quite as challenging and exciting as a baby’s transition from being breast…

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10 Reasons Why Moms Make Great Hires

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Many of us have heard the adage, “Raising children is the hardest job.” And, as mothers, we know this to be true because we are doing it. Every day we are in the trenches with colicky babies, temperamental…

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The Difficult Holiday Season I Will Never Forget

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We all love holidays. Holidays means a true spirit of joy, fun, celebration and togetherness. It brings an immense pleasure in our life and we all eagerly waiting for it for all year along. It is the easiest…

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I’m Raising A Sour Patch Kid

You know what I mean, right?
“First they’re sour…Then they’re sweet.”

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The first time I saw one of those commercials I instantly thought, hooooooly crap, that is Cruz.
He can literally be the sweetest child known to man;…

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Never Too Late To Go Organic: Nicole Bernard Dawes

We’re teaming up with Blue Shield of California to celebrate local Bay Area moms who have inspired us to seek healthy, balanced lives.  This week, meet  Nicole Bernard Dawes, CEO and Co-Founder of Late July Organics.

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