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Biking with Kids: The 16 Best Family Cargo Bikes

Bicycle manufacturers around the globe have come up with creative ways to transport kids on two or three wheels, making your journey back onto the bike path as easy as, well, riding a bicycle.

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How to Help Your Kids Make Good Decisions (According to Experts)

Let your kid be the boss for one hour a day. No, seriously.

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Dear Potential Future Parents, Here are the Pros & Cons of Having Kids

“I always wanted to have kids, I always dreamed of being a mother and having a family one day, but the reality versus the vision of motherhood and family life are so drastically different it is kind of comical.”

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5 Questions Every Parent Needs to Ask Their Kids About Their Tech

February 9 is Safer Internet Day! To help create a better digital world, we teamed up with Google’s Be Internet Awesome for tips on how to talk to your kids about their tech.

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Thinking About Adopting? Start Here

“It is essential to prepare yourself for what’s to come—doing the research and getting prepared is well worth the effort once you have a baby in your arms.”

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Cloth or Disposable Diapers: Which One Is Better?

“Here’s what I think all the pros and cons of cloth diapers compared to disposables are, and which one I choose for my family—my answer may surprise you!”

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Wrap It Up: Choosing Between Cloth & Disposable Diapers

You’re going to go through a lot of diapers with your new baby. Here are the pros and cons of cloth vs. disposable.

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Pandemic Parenting: When There Is No Good Choice

Parenting has become harder than anyone could have ever anticipated. We’re told to make the best decision for our family. What if there is no good choice?

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6 Senior Caregiving Tips in the Time of COVID-19

“Under normal circumstances, the challenges faced by family caregivers are already substantial. During a pandemic, they are unprecedented.”

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Your Birth Plan & COVID-19

“When working on your birth plan, remember that it isn’t a set of rules. It’s a helpful guide of preferences for you, your support team, and your provider to discuss and agree to—especially during this season of uncertainty.”

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My Daughter Wants to Be the next Celebrity: What Should I Do?

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“I want to be famous.” 
This was the response I received from one of my ten-year-old clients when I asked her what she wanted to be when she grows up. Shocked, I started to wonder…

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Daycare or Nanny? Use This Checklist to Help Make Your Childcare Decision

This daycare verse nanny checklist plus doing your research will help provide all the information you need to make the right childcare decision for you and your family.

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10 Ways to Positively Parent Your Children

Build a strong and healthy relationship with your child by using these positive parenting tips.

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10 Ways to Save Money While Traveling with Kids

Traveling with your kids doesn’t have to break the bank. Here are 10 sure-fire ways to save cash when planning a trip with the family.

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Hilary Duff Stopped Doing This with Her Baby & It’s Okay

Fed is best and this is an important reminder to all.

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27 Awesome Podcasts Your Kids Will Flip For

From car rides to bedtime to family hour, we’ve got the scoop from Common Sense Media on the best podcasts for the youngest listening crowd.

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What Parents Really Need to Know about Kids & Screen Time

With screens here to stay, it’s important that parents take steps to help keep their child’s time spent on them in check.

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10 Tell-Tale Signs You Know You’re Ready for Baby Number 2

Have you found yourself wondering: are we ready for another one?

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Why I Think the Tooth Fairy Is the Coolest Tale to Tell Your Kids

There’s something magical about being a child — you’ve got all these fantastic things to believe in, like the tooth fairy, the Easter Bunny and Santa Clause. No, we’re not including the Elf on the Shelf in this list —…

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Whole Foods Is Cutting Prices & Amazon Prime Members Will Be Getting Even Bigger Discounts

Get ready for a “whole” new shopping experience at Whole Foods.

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The Choices We Make About Our Careers

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As mamas, whether we work at an office or stay at home, we are ALWAYS working. When we work away from home, our thoughts and hearts remain indebted to our kids that we separate from. When we…

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Conflicted About eBooks vs. Traditional Print Kids Books? Study Shows Content Matters More

Study shows the difference between learning to read on a tablet versus printed books.

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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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What Does Every MOM Need Before School Starts Again?

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We always wonder what our children need before new school year starts, we get tons of lists of different ‘must have for school’ items, but no one in all this euphoria is really wondering what us moms need? Is…

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The Best Back Up Venues for Kiddo’s Rained-Out Party

Grey skies have nothing on these fun-filled locations. Check out our top back up venues for an indoor celebration.

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Salmon Bay Community Lending

Wading through fixed rate and adjustable mortgages, second mortgages, and lines of credit can be a scary thing. That’s why we’re so glad we’ve met the team at Salmon Bay Community Lending. All moms, this group is an independent brokerage…

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