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The Best Places to Volunteer with Your Kids in DC

Looking for a new way to spend family time? These DC charities could use your help and they need both big and little hands. Read on for where to pitch in near DC.

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Chicago Kids Weekend Events: Sep. 17-19

This is a weekend full of all sorts of fun! Come along, let us lead the way!

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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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Midnight Circus in the Parks 2019 3

Run Away & Join Midnight Circus in the Parks

Find out which Chicago parks are hosting a family-run open-air circus that your kids will flip for!

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7 Ways to Give Back: DC Groups That Need Your Support NOW

You can lend a (socially distant) hand by donating to these DC charities and groups.

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On Your Marks! 9 Kids Races to Sign Up for This Summer

From fun runs and kids dashes, to a full marathon, these races will help your little athlete start summer off on the right foot.

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The Unexpected Way My Hope for the Future Changed

“I still won’t know what the future holds but, because of you, I will have hope.”

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10 Iconic Women Who Changed LA Forever

From former slave Biddy Mason to environmental activist Aurora Castillo, these women will inspire you.

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From Girl Scout to CEO? Maybe Not—But These 3 Life Lessons Are So Important

Photo: North Charleston via Flickr
My oldest daughter was eight when the business world came knocking at her door. She joined the Girl Scouts and we all know what that means: cookie sales. Then, two months after cookie season, she and…

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7 Tips for the Ultimate Lemonade Stand

It’s summer! These top tips will help your kid be the boss of the best lemonade stand in town.

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An Age-by-Age Guide to Teaching Children Gratitude

“In my professional expert opinion, most children want to be helpful and show appreciation, it’s the way children’s brains are wired. Being thankful is intrinsically motivating, which is behavior that is driven by internal reward.”

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9 DC Parents That Found Silver Linings in 2020

Every cloud has a silver lining. These 9 parents share their positive pivots from 2020.

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Brianna and Ashley Wong

15 Incredible Kids Who Stepped Up in 2020

Whether it be singing a song of encouragement, sewing masks for first-responders or even creating videos, these kids are doing good deeds and helping others.

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Twinkle, Twinkle: 22 Light Displays to Make the Season Bright

Head out on an auto odyssey with your little elves in search of dancing lights and drive thru displays that will make your season bright!

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Holiday Light Shows & Displays to See This Season

They’re happening, but reduced capacity means a greater chance you’ll be shut out! (And nobody wants that.)

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15 Kid-Invented Products We Can’t Get Enough Of

These kids are changing the world, one invention at a time.

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11 Bay Area Instagram Moms You Need to Follow

Craft ideas, potty training advice and just plain truth in motherhood can be found in these IG feeds!

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Hello Bello Lemonade Stand

Turn Your Hello Bello Diaper Box into a Lemonade Stand to Help Fight Childhood Cancer

Proceeds from this virtual fundraiser will go directly to Alex’s Lemonade Stand.

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32 Ballerinas From Around the World Danced Together for COVID-19 Relief

This special video performance features dancers from ballet companies around the world.

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Parks and Recreation - NBC

The Entire “Parks and Rec” Cast Is Coming Back Tonight for a Reunion Special

All donations from the special will go to Feeding America’s COVID-19 Response Fund.

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Salsa for Cinco

Celebrate “Salsa for Cinco” with Mario and Courtney Lopez

This free online salsa dancing event will raise funds for members of the Hispanic community impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Hercules - Go the Distance

Broadway Stars Performed “Go the Distance” from “Hercules” on Zoom

The performance was in honor of food bank workers, volunteers and struggling families on ABC’s “Day of Hope.”

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Sick Day

What Parents Need to Know about the Coronavirus

With over 100,000 confirmed cases globally, what does that mean for you and your family?

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The Chen Family

San Francsico Teen’s Passion for Pi Raises Funds for the March of Dimes

This amazing teen is using her talents to raise money for a cause close to her heart.

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Daddy Doll Donation

This 13-Year-Old Raised Money to Buy Daddy Dolls for Kids of Deployed Soldiers

Teen knew how it felt when his father was deployed so he wanted to help other military kids. 

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Your Family Guide to a Chicago Treasure: MSI

Your family guide to the biggest (and arguably the BEST) science museum, Museum of Science & Industry.

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Serena Williams Just Won Her First Title Since Becoming a Mom

She proves you can be superstar on the court and as a mom.

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This 13-Year-Old’s Invention Helps Kids to Feel Better about IVs

Ella Casano’s Medi Teddy bags take come of the fear out of IVs.

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30 Ways to Strengthen Your Family Bond Over the Holiday Season

The last month of the year is upon us, and December is the perfect time for fun family activities

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These Adorable Stuffed Animals Are Helping Rescue Real Shelter Dogs

You’ll definitely want to say yes to this new pet.

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Lace Up: 8 Kid- and Stroller-Friendly Races to Run with the Family this Season

Looking for a way to get outside and bond as a family this season? How about lacing up your running shoes?

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