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Crisis Averted! GUND’s New Bluetooth Promo is a Parent’s Best Friend

Get a Chipolo tracker with your next stuffie purchase!

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This Surprising Idea Saved Our Weekends

“This unexpected idea not only changed our weekends for the better, but we realized it also gave our kids a sense of responsibility and accomplishment.”

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13 Compliments You Need to Give Your Son

An open line of communication and positive feedback for your little guy are key.

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Why Boys Should Read ‘Girls’ Stories’ Too

“It’s clear that our culture assumes: 1. Boys aren’t going to like a book that stars a girl. 2. Men’s stories are universal, while women’s stories are only for girls.” This does not need to be the case and with a little effort, you can show that books deemed as “girl stories” are just as enjoyable as every other good book out there.

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Find a Work-from-Home Job with These 6 Smart Tips

Let’s get you started searching for your own work-from-home job with these six smart steps.

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This 8-Year-Old Girl Just Set an MLB Record in the Coolest Way Possible

This record-breaking moment is about so much more than just baseball.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: February 2, 2018

A new week, a new series of hilarious tweets to keep us laughing through the weekend.

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Why Asking for Help is the Strongest Thing a Parent Can Do

It was 2 p.m. on a Wednesday. I know this because Paw Patrol had just gone off, and we watch Paw Patrol at 1:30 on Wednesdays. (Isn’t it funny the things you start to know as a mom?)

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5 Things You Should Know Before Giving Your Kids the Chore List

Moan-free chore time can be yours with these super easy (& super fun!) tips.

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It’s Time for (Little) Dodger Baseball

Dodgers tickets aren’t peanuts, and games sell out faster than a Kershaw fastball. Here are other ways for baseball nuts to get in the spirit this season.

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Get Excited! We’re Hiring a Managing Editor!

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Batter Up! The Bay Area’s Best Batting Cages for Your Little Slugger

If your little sluggers spent the winter working on their Minecraft game and not their baseball swing, now’s the perfect time to head out to a local batting cage and get them geared up for the next big game.

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How to Pitch Our Editors: 8 Simple Tips to Live By

Want to know the best way to get your story idea or product through to us? Follow these tips from our Editorial Director!

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Cue the Theme Song

There is a secret fathers share that is rarely discussed, even amongst themselves. This secret is something that occurs when fathers are in full-dad mode. Sharing life-lessons. Working miracles at the grill. Navigating traffic in a minivan. Cheering on the…

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Summer Camp: It Just Doesn’t Matter

The first emails hit my inbox back in March. The subject lines alone, “Andrew’s Summer Camp Schedule” and “Join Hudson for Science Camp in August!” were enough to make me ramp up my nightly Sauv Blanc intake.  The attached spreadsheets…

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Batter Up! NYC’s Best Batting Cages

Hit up one of these local spots and take a swing this spring!

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Root For the *Other* Home Team: Quakes Baseball

We love our boys in blue, but the Dodgers aren’t the only (baseball) game in town. Bring the kids to see the Quakes, right down the road in Rancho Cucamonga.

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From Fast Ball to Curve Ball: How to Throw Like a Pro

If they have graduated from T-ball and mastered the underhand pitch, it’s time to learn a few secrets of pitching like a pro.

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A New Type of Staycation: Urban Camping

Pitching a tent in any park in New York City is likely to earn you a stern talking-to from a green-vested public employee urging, “Move along, now,” if not a flat out ticket from a cop. However, for those yearning…

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Batter Up! Our Favorite Baseball Classes and Batting Cages

Around here, baseball is not just a pastime. It’s a way of life. Now that the Major League season is underway, the tiny slugger in your bunch is going to beg for a piece of the action.
Up their game…

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baseball in LA update

Bring on the peanuts and Cracker Jack; baseball season is in full swing and for small sluggers it’s the most wonderful time of the year (sorry, Santa!). If your little leaguer can’t go to every game (who can?) or even…

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Date Night: Where To Get Equestrian in the Bay Area

Looking for a date night activity that will really get you going? Well, giddy-up! Horseback riding in the Bay Area has never been so convenient and so fun, with countless ranches and stables ready to give you and your family…

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