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Helping Kids & Teens Understand Alzheimer’s Disease

“How you can help your kids better understand Alzheimer’s and how the disease will change their relationship with the affected relative.”

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100 Easy Ways to Be Kinder, Starting Now

Foster your child’s innate compassion and make the world better with easy little things you can do any day of the week.

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There’s a New Okapi & Here’s Why You Should Celebrate

A baby girl okapi made her grand debut at UK’s Chester Zoo.

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4 Skills to Help Kids (and Parents) Resolve Conflict during the Holidays & Beyond

“Try using the four C’s of Conflict Resolution: Calm, Curiosity, Collaboration, and Connection when conflict emerges this holiday season.”

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Our Favorite Photo Gifts from Artifact Uprising

These gallery-worthy gifts are the next best thing to an in-person hug.

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Giving Yourself Permission to Say ‘No’

“What’s really happening here is parents feel guilty when they decide to deny their children–or their children’s schools–anything. And feeling guilty is a hard habit to break.”

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Autism: The Grinch That Stole His Holiday Excitement

” I love to be around others. To joke, to laugh, to engage. To see emotion exude from the faces of those you love. And my boy, my sweet, nonverbal, autistic little love, he much prefers his own company at this point. Too many faces equal too many feelings.”

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Reelgood Finds Which Movie & TV Genres Streamers Are Investing In

They compared data between Sept 2019 and Jul. 2020.

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10 Things I Want to Tell My 20-Year-Old Self

Dear Younger Me,

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Good news is you’re still going to be alive and well at 47, which should come as a definite surprise considering you think people my age fall into the old category. You…

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Why I’m Celebrating My Kid’s Poo Today

And, here’s why you should, too.

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All the Kids Shows & Movies Coming to Netflix in April 2019

New seasons of some Netflix Originals have arrived!

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M is for Manatee: Facts for Kids

Today is officially Manatee Appreciation Day. These gentle giants were once thought to be mermaids. Read on for even more fascinating facts about these beloved aquatic animals.

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Gary Sinise Gave 1,750 Gold Star Families the Christmas Gift of a Lifetime

This special trip is one these families will never forget.

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Co-Parenting During the Holidays (Without Losing Your Cool)

We can effectively co-parent through the holidays if we are willing and follow a little bit of the same advice that we give our children.

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Why My Child Should Get a D at School—for What She Deserves

Dear Teacher,
Please just give my kid what she deserves.

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One of our kids is normally the type that makes parent-teacher conferences fun. Academics come easily to her and her teachers love her. So I…

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Gerber’s 2018 Baby Celebrates an Important First for the Company

The baby food company has made an inclusive and historic choice for this year’s Gerber baby.

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9 Empowering Ways to Teach Your Kids How to Speak for Themselves

Will you be ready to step back and allow your child to speak? More importantly, will your child be ready?

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Justin Timberlake Will Drop a New Song This Week, & His Family Was the Inspo

Justin Timberlake’s newest single is just a teaser for his new album coming next month.

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Target Is Here to Save Your Last-Minute Holiday Shopping

Target is making it super easy to get your last-minute holiday shopping done.

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This Amazing “Family Newsletter” Wins the Internet for Most Savage Holiday Card Ever

Check out this brutally honest Christmas card and you’ll see why the internet is kind of freaking out about it.

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A Kid Tracker You’ll Really Want to Use (Seriously!)

This new device may solve a lot of your worries.

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New Study Shows 1 in 5 Working Parents Can’t Tuck Their Child into Bed

According to a recent study, technology could make it easier to connect with your kids.

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How Answering My Son’s (Nonstop) “Why’s” Helped Us Both

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Children ask questions… a lot of them. In fact, the incessant ‘why’ questions of a toddler are well documented in the discourse of parenthood and are often one of the most recognizable and predictable features of small…

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2-Year-Old Saying Goodbye to His Grandma Will Tickle Your Heart

Video courtesy of ABC News via Facebook
Nothing in this world is sweeter than the love your children (or grandchildren!), have for you. In this adorable viral video on ABC News, two-year-old Amari Jackson is saying a bittersweet farewell to…

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Cool Connections: The Top 3 Places to Find New Friends (When It’s Cold Outside)

Not sure where to meet fellow parents or where to find them in the cold? Here are a few places to start!

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E is for Elephant: 5 Storybook Characters We Love

We’ve rounded up our five favorite elephants for your pint-sized pachyderm collection.

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Adventures Along the Washington Side of Columbia River Gorge

Find out where to hike, eat and even drink at a kid-friendly winery with our guide to the Washington side of Columbia River Gorge.

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Date Night: 10 Quiet Neighborhood Restaurants

As a parent, loud noise is part of the job. But when date night finally transpires, it’s time to zone it all out, and that requires a relaxing environment. 7×7 has put together an amazing list of quiet, serene places…

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Make Refreshing Popsicles: A Sweet Treat

Popsicles are great summer treats for both kids and adults alike. After a hard morning of play, your little ones will be more than happy to cool off by taking a popsicle break  – and you will be glad for…

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