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School Lunch Survival Hacks & Tips to Live By

With back-to-school season on the horizon, we asked savvy moms across the web to share how they stay organized, find inspiring lunch ideas and get their kids to actually eat their entire meal.

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Dinner, Handled: Best Meal Delivery Services for Kids & Families

Save time & your sanity with one of these easy and delicious solutions!

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The Best Baby Plates, Cups, Bowls & Utensils of 2021

Baby spoons, spill-proof cups and silicone plates that actually stick!

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20 Store-Bought Breakfasts That Make Mornings a Cinch

From new dairy-free yogurts to grab-and-go waffles, scroll down for store bought breakfast ideas that’ll become staples in your morning routine.

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18 Reusable Snack Bags That Will Never Go Out of Style

Both eco-friendly and economical, these reusable snack packs will make life a lot easier.

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26 No-Cook Meals That Are Perfect for Summer

Crock Pot chicken and bagels for dinner? Yep, there’s a recipe for that.

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27 Little Things That Mean the World to Your Kids

It’s never been easier to make your kids feel important and loved.

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20 Easy Ways to Tell Kids You’re Proud of Them

Any parent can share these simple words of encouragement and small acts of kindness.

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These Mom Inventions Are Changing the Toy & Play Landscape

Your go-to list for the best kids and baby toys, services and more.

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High-Protein Meals Picky Eaters Will Love (Promise!)

We have recipes that are packed with protein, that kids will actually eat and only take a few minutes to prep.

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The Best Pizza Spots in Portland (According to Kids)

Pizza fixes everything! So go grab a slice at one of these great pizzarias!

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10 Stir-Fry Recipes Your Kids Will Gobble Up

We picked our favorite recipes that use all sorts of ingredients, from chicken to shrimp.

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10 Broccoli Recipes Kids Will Actually Eat (We Promise!)

It just might be the most versatile veggie—and these recipes will get your kids to love it too.

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Order Up! Local Healthy Family Meals To-Go

Take a break from cooking and enjoy a nutritious family meal from one of our fave local spots.

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13 IKEA Products Every Parent Needs

Make your parenting life easier with these genius products from your favorite Swedish megastore.

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Why Baby-Led Weaning Was One of Our Best Parenting Moves. Period.

“Not only has baby-led weaning allowed us to eat meals as a family, but we’ve also had some unexpected savings when it comes to time and money!”

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60+ Slow Cooker Recipes We’re Obsessed With

Here are over two month’s worth of delicious meal ideas because you’ll be home cooking a lot.

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Helpful Tips When Your Kid Wants to Become a Vegetarian

“I was around nine when I had single-mindedly decided to just stop eating meat and become a full-time vegetarian. As loving as my parents were, they weren’t exactly sure how to handle a nine-year-old vegetarian.”

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25 Cold Pasta Salad Recipes (When It’s Just Too Hot)

With these ideas, there’s no need to cook or worry about what to bring to that BBQ.

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15 Foods ’70s Kids Will Totally Remember

Walk down memory lane with these foods you either loved or loathed.

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Study Says Children May Not Grow Out of Picky Eating Habits

Controlling or trying to restrict your child’s diet may backfire causing them to become more finicky. 

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10 Tips & Tricks That’ll Get Your Kids to Eat Better

These positive parenting techniques can help turn your little one’s refusals into meal-time approvals.

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This Mom’s Sticker Hack Is Perfect for Picky Eaters

The next time you head to the grocery store, don’t forget that sheet of stickers!

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Easy Irish Recipes to Make for St. Patrick’s Day

Pull off one of these Irish food dishes with just a bit o’ luck!

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Making Health a Part of My Family’s 2020 Goals

My family recently discovered MyBite Vitamins. Here’s how they’re making it easier to prioritize my family’s (and my own) health this new year.

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Family for Sale

Photo: Kathy Radigan
After a very crazy few weeks which have included, but are not limited to, a husband who was injured and bled so much it looked like a crime scene, sick kids, doctor visits, dental issues, broken appliances,…

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“How Do I Get My Toddler to Eat More Veggies?” & Other Food Questions Parents Want Answered

As an Outpatient Pediatric Dietician at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Crystal Tsai recently dished to us about holiday health and wellness, healthy snack ideas, what to look out for on food labels and even some surprising foods your picky eater may actually love.

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Cheers to LA’s Best Family-Friendly Breweries

Brush up on your cornhole skills and enjoy a craft beer? We’ll drink to that.

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How Being a Conscious Consumer Is Improving My Parenting

Since expanding my conscious consumption to include fashion and beauty, the surprising effect is how it impacts how I parent.

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14 Secrets to Being a Happy Parent

Simple steps to becoming a happier mom and dad.

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How to Win the Battle against Picky Eaters

Eventually, your picky eater will outgrow their very picky ways but in the meantime, here are four tricks to help keep your child’s pallet and nutrition on track for a happy, healthy future.

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The Case of the Picky Eater

How to get a picky eater to compromise and finally eat a veggie? 11 Years later, Jeff Belle discovers that the journey isn’t necessarily as straightforward as you would think (or like).

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