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The Best Gear to Keep Kids Dry & Happy This Rainy Season

From boots to emergency rain ponchos and the best waterproof jacket out there, we’ve rounded up the best rain gear for kids

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25 Cozy Winter Boots for All Kinds of Kids (& All Kinds of Weather)

We’ve got the top winter boots that will keep tiny toes warm and dry, whether it’s rain, snow or a little of both.

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The Simple Magic of a Costume

“So many of us are overwhelmed with bad news and stress that we can’t see any magic in this world or believe we have any sort of power to change the world around us for the better.”

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16 Signs You’re a Portland Parent

From riding bikes everywhere to trying atypical ice cream flavors, here are 16 signs that you truly are a Portland parent.

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The Truth about Mom Brain

“There is just so much to remember that your brain is in a constant state of thinking about random things, like if you put your toddler’s sippy cup back in the fridge before you went to work or if you will find it in a month in the bottom of the toy chest.”

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Hunter Rain Boots Are Back in Stock at Costco

You’ll want to run, not walk, to your local Costco for big savings on these popular kicks.

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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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10 Instant Costumes, No Matter the Weather

Check out these fun rain boots, rain coats and umbrellas featuring lovable characters, for an all-weather costume your kids will love! 

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The Disney x Hunter Mary Poppins Collection Is Practically Perfect in Every Way

This collection is just the spoonful of sugar we need we need in our winter wardrobe.

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Up to 70% Off Kids Apparel at zulily

We’ve partnered with zulily to offer our readers a handful of select sales and deals. From wipes to backpacks to back-to-school outfits, score 70% off kids styles for this weekend only. Scroll down to shop!

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Video of Little Girl Handing Out Burritos to California Firefighters Goes Viral

This two-year-old is lending a helping hand to the bravest of helpers.

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So, About Those Trendy Hunter for Target Collection Boots You Really Wanted…

One of the most-anticipated items from the Hunter for Target collab is no longer coming to store shelves.

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7 Rain Boots for Puddle Jumping Fun

These new boots are stylish enough you just might see your kiddo rocking them even on a sunny day.

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Hunter for Target

6 Items from Target’s New Hunter Collab We Want Like WHOA

Exclusive Hunter boots at Target? Yes, please!

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The Best Gear to Brighten Up a Rainy Day

Chase away the cloudy day blues with fresh and fun picks for boots, coats & accessories.

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The Science on Why Kids Don’t Listen, and What to Do

It’s actually natural for kids not to listen, but here’s how you can get around it.

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Play-By-Play: 15 Seattle Parent Hacks to Get You Through 2017

Change up your family game plan and parent like a pro in 2017 with our list of Sea-Town hacks.

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10 Incredible Must-Do Adventures Before Your Kid Turns 10

You don’t need a pricey plane ticket or an extravagant vacation to make a lifetime of memories with your kids. Get ready for the bucket list to end all bucket lists, featuring 10 awesome outdoor adventures to do with your…

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How to Prepare for Fall: Kids’ Essentials and Rain Gear for the Cold Season

Photo: http://www.flickr.com/photos/2toneeng, sophiasstyle.com
As October approaches kids’ wardrobe will require some serious adjustments. Unfortunately, we all feel pretty bad for all those summer dresses and thin clothes we have to put away. The biggest challenge? Unboxing fall clothes and rain gear you…

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5 Water-Friendly Adventures to Have in the Fall

Photo: Raising Kids Wild
You know it’s Fall when you have to slip on your wool socks in the middle of the day and your kids leave the house with hats on before school. Fall is my favorite season of…

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Strategizing Your Back to School Clothing Process

Back-to-school shopping can be an overwhelming and daunting task. Not only is clothing one of the biggest expenses parents have to prepare for as they send their kids back to school, but it can be difficult to manage kids’ clothing…

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Give Stuff & Get Stuff (For Free!) at Eco-Friendly Stop ‘N’ Swaps

Unload your gently used goods and snag some cool new ones at these fun & green events!

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The Newest & Coolest Playground That’s Worth the Trek

This half-acre climbing, sliding, building, digging, splashing wonderland just opened at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park and it’s totally worth the drive!

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El Nino Rainy Day Prep for a Sunshine City

It’s coming. The biggest El Nino in the history of the universe (no, really, sometime this year it’s totally gonna rain in LA!). Here’s everything you need to know to prep for some stormy weather.

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Winter Flings! What to Do & Wear This Winter

Discover the top family activities this winter. We dish on how to dress for the occasion, too!

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The New Baby Shower: 5 Sweet Sprinkle Party Ideas

For moms who’ve been there done that, a sprinkle party, which is a scaled down version of a baby shower, is a great alternative to doing a party, but on a much less lavish level. Click through to see 5 of our favorite sprinkle themes.

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Puddle Jumpers: 9 Great Boots For Rainy Day Fun

Sing in the rain in style with rain boots that are as fashionable as they are warm.

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Street Style: Fab Rainy Day Looks

If there’s one thing we hate most about the rain is donning our totally unflattering rain coat with an umbrella in-hand that always seems to get turned inside out from the wind, while trying to carry groceries to the car.…

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RAWR! Frighteningly Cute Monster Gear

There’s no hiding the fact that you have a kiddo who is obsessed with all things monsters, creatures, things that growl and go bump in the night – the rest of us can tell by that huge, enthusiastic RAWR that…

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7 Rainy Day Activities for Bay Area Kids

It’s raining, it’s pouring and…your kids are bouncing off the walls (you only wish they were snoring, right?). Well, the rain is finally here, which means it’s time to scramble to find some awesome indoor activity to get them out…

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13 Ways to Have a Staycation in Portland This Fall

As the holidays approach, free time for the whole family to escape the house becomes nearly non-existent. We know that this busy time of year in Portland isn’t ideal for taking long trips, so we’ve come up with 13 fabulous…

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Red Tricycle Is Looking for Kids Fashion & Style Bloggers

What’s the point of being totally passionate about kids style and gear without sharing your expert knowledge with other moms and dads? This is where Red Tricycle comes in! Our team is looking for a mom (or dad!) that’s on…

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