I Want to Be the “Yes” Mom Again

“What I thought was going to be a few days off from school is now approaching the ten-month mark and I am very patiently waiting for the day I can start to say ‘yes’ again and again and again.”

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Insomnia Cookies Announces Its Annual PJ Party

Get a free cookie in-store when wearing pajamas.

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Walmart Announces Partnership with thredUP

Walmart is entering the popular fashion resale market for the first time.

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Barbie #ThankYouHeroes

Mattel Launches #ThankYouHeroes Program with Barbie to Support Children of First Responders

For every eligible career doll sold between May 14-17, Barbie will donate a doll to the First Responders Children’s Foundation.

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What I Would Do Differently as a Mom

“I hated the term self-care. I couldn’t relate to moms who went out without their kids, literally ever. I had two pedicures in seven years and my daughter was with me both times. Then I realized something needed to change.”

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Check Out the Chic & Compact Bugaboo Bee 5 Stroller

There’s something new buzzing around from Bugaboo! It’s small but mighty, and it’s a no-brainer for on-the-go city families.

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Hilary Duff’s Latest Partnerships Are All about Sustainability

The actress and mommy recently launched this Earth-friendly collab.

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Three Truly Great Pieces of Baby Gear

For more than ten years, Nuna has been designing safe, intuitive products that look and function beautifully. Here are three worth a close look.

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Want to Eat Healthier? Science Says Go Ahead & Have Dessert—First

Science explains how you can have your cake and eat it too—without the guilt.

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How to Watch The Rare Super Blood Wolf Moon Lunar Eclipse

Don’t miss this rare event with your little stargazers.

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Netflix’s New Year’s Eve Kid Countdowns Are Back So They Can Go to Bed Early

Party like it’s midnight—even when it’s really only 8 p.m.

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Wait, Parents Are Willing to Spend HOW MUCH on Family Vacations?

How much are you willing to spend on your dream vacation?

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Is It Safe to Rent a Car Seat When Traveling with Kids?

“It can be tempting to just rent a car seat at your destination.” But is it a good idea?

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This Awesome New Pregnancy Test Is a Flushable, Biodegradable, Babymakin’ Game Changer

The first (and only) FDA-cleared biodegradable test for mamas-to-be will be hitting store shelves soon.

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My 10 Commandments for Being a Badass Mom

Being a better mom is NOT trying harder.

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We are generally taught that more is better. But, when you want to be a better mom, or human, actually LESS is more. Doing less, trying less,…

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I’ve Learned That It’s Possible to Have It All as A “Mompreneur”

Yes, it is possible to have kids and a company. In fact, there are more and more people doing it. They’re known as mompreneurs and they’re making waves all over.

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I’m Sick & Tired of These Mommy Wars

I don’t think anyone ever wins the mommy wars. The issue of whether a woman should continue to work after having children or become a stay-at-home mother (hereafter”SAHM”), has always been hotly debated and either position seems to carry with…

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Relationships: They’re Tricky

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Dolly Parton has a song called ‘Love is Like a Butterfly,’ where she talks about the multicolored moods of love. I have always thought of love as a roller coaster ride. Either way, both points explore how love is not…

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We Are Horrible Parents Who Love to Party

When we became parents, our life changed, and it is like a one-way street without any recourse. My husband and I are busy parents, with two intense professional careers. Before having kids, we took 8-10 international trips, plus 3-5 ski…

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Calling All Superheroes! Two New Kid Zones at Six Flags

Calling all superheroes and thrill seekers! Here’s everything you need to know about the all-new DC Super Friends kids section of Six Flags Over Georgia.

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Modern Family: 15 Perks of Parenting in 2016

From organic meal delivery to the world’s most compact stroller, being a parent in year 2016 has it’s advantages.

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Quick Breakfast Ideas That Are Better Than Cereal

Kick start your day in a big way with these breakfast ideas that don’t require a ton of time.

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This Viral Photo Gives Us ALL the Feels

As parents, we sacrifice for our kids without giving it a second thought. This photo, which was originally posted on Reddit with the caption “Dads” is going viral for just that reason: it’s a beautiful, candid shot of a good…

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Denise Pope Reveals New Trends in the Role of Homework and Project-Based Learning

Many Bay Area parents are familiar with Dr. Denise Pope, Stanford lecturer and author of the award-winning book Doing School: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students.
On Thursday, March 10, Dr. Pope will…

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Inside the Totally Awesome Sweet Crush Ice Bar with Yael Lustmann

We’ve got a crush on Sweet Crush. This amazing treat is pretty much revolutionizing the frozen dessert world in Los Angeles—no easy feat, since Angelenos have a bevy of choices when it comes to sweet ways to cool down. So…

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Win Four Pairs of Babiators Sunglasses

Help your kiddo look cool and stay protected from the sun at the same time! We love the idea of making sure our kids aren’t squinting into the sun, so we totally dig Babiators, a line of aviator-style sunglasses for…

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Date Night: This Week’s Top Literary Events

Why not take a break from the world of Dr. Seuss and enjoy some grown-up books for a change. Here is a round up of some literary events happening in and around the city that might intrigue you! Here’s what…

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An Easy Weekend Outing Fit for Summer

A little weekend outing with the kids doesn’t need to mean sacrificing your day to chasing over-stimulated monkeys in the big city or vacuuming crushed Goldfish crackers out of the car. Piedmont Avenue in East Bay is quirky, quaint and…

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Cinco de Mayo Family Eateries

Bust out your sombreros and maracas, Seattle parents because Cinco de Mayo is on a Saturday this year. Lucky for us, Seattle has mastered the marriage of delicious Mexican restaurants that parents enjoy to kid-friendly dining, so everyone is sure…

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