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Our Fave New Disney Halloween Costumes for Kids (& Pets!)

A Winifred Sanderson pet costume? Yes, please!

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School Lunch Survival Hacks & Tips to Live By

With back-to-school season on the horizon, we asked savvy moms across the web to share how they stay organized, find inspiring lunch ideas and get their kids to actually eat their entire meal.

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Want to Win at Parenting? Try These Tips

I recently discovered three parenting tips that are totally working for my family and I thought it would be worth sharing in case they can help another mom or dad feel like they are winning at this parenting thing too.

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5 Clever Ways to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety

You can help reduce your kid’s stress about returning to school with these creative ideas—one of which may involve performing some epic dance moves.

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Our Favorite Books to Ease the Back-to-School Transition

Get your crew excited for the new school year!

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20 Things to Say to Your Kids Before School (or After)

Say these things on the walk to the bus or during snack time. In fact, any time is a good time!

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An Elementary School Offering a Rigorous Education & Culture of Kindness

It’s almost time: back to school! Finding the right school for your child can be challenging, especially for the elementary school set at this crucial time in their development. Kids at these ages don’t exactly have the mental matureness to…

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How to Make Back-to-School Special for Little Ones Still at Home

The hallmarks of the back-to-school season look different for younger siblings, but with intentionality and planning, they can still signal excitement, structure, and promise for what’s to come.

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The Creative Guide to Preparing Your Kids for School

Whether your child is filled with excitement or dread, these fun activities will support them through their journey so that they can succeed.

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Building a Bilingual Global Future at the German International School

Ever wish you mastered another language as a child? When kids have a bilingual education, they’re challenged daily to step out of their comfort zone and connect language to the world around them. Becoming bilingual gives children the tools to…

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6 Great Tips to Help Your Child Navigate Clashes at School

Instead of rushing in to immediately fix the problem, there are ways you can help empower your child to navigate complicated relationships on their own.

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36 Back-to-School Jokes for Kids (because You Really Need a Laugh)

Don’t get the back-to-school blues! Yuk it up with these hilarious-but-clean school jokes for kids.

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Stonyfield Launches Breakboxes For Adults & They’ll Make Self-Care (Slightly) Easier

Plus the money from each purchase goes directly to No Kid Hungry!

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Enroll Now! Drop-In, Flexible Childcare You’ll Love

Your work a lot/parent a lot lifestyle just got easier.

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“B is for Bagel” Will Be Your New Favorite ABC Book

Slice up your favorite flavor and learn the ABCs of bagels!

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How to Handle the Stress & Anxiety of Heading Back to School

Anxiety has been one of the most common health impacts related to COVID for teens—here’s how you can address it and help prepare your kids for this coming year.

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5 Ways Homeschool Is Better than Zoom-School

If you can’t handle another year of zoom-school, have you considered homeschooling? Here are 5 great reasons to try it—you (and your kids) may just love it.

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28 Phrases to Help Calm an Anxious Kid

Simple things like “let’s count to 20 together” are a huge help.

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15 Ways to Ease Back-to-School Jitters (According to Experts)

Help that back-to-school anxiety with these handy tips and tricks.

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Coding Resources & Challenges for Kids

There are many free or low cost coding programs available to teach kids this skill.

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All the Things Teachers Really Want This Year

Skip the coffee mugs and crayon artwork, these classroom supplies are in high-demand this school year.

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Back-to-School Tips to Start the School Year Off Right

Our readers weigh in and share the best BTS tips out there.

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3 Trends That Are Making a Comeback This Season

Back-to-school shopping is in full effect! Trying to figure out what’s cool for school this year? We’ve partnered with OshKosh B’Gosh, the iconic kid’s brand, to bring you the top three trends that are coming back in a big way.…

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10 School Morning Tasks Your Kids Can Totally Master by Age 10

If they can brush their teeth, they can also get out the door on time (We swear!).

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13 Reasons Not to Lose It on the First Day of School

Even for parents, the beginning of a new year can be a mix of emotions.

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Unpacking Back-to-School Feelings

You can be both nervous and excited at the thought of your child walking into a classroom with their peers, and so can your child. Here’s how to navigate those big emotions.

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The Cutest & Silliest Ways to Say Goodbye Before School

We are partial to the T-Rex hug and the secret handshake!

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Tips for Navigating the Return to School

We might be excited to return to a sense of normalcy this school year but that doesn’t mean we aren’t nervous. Here’s how to stoke the positivity and conquer the year ahead.

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Stop Doing These 8 Things for Your Kids This School Year

Your teens should be able to do these things on their own.

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24 First-Day Photo Ideas to Start the Year Off Right

The yearly t-shirt pic is our absolute FAVORITE.

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20 Back-to-School Traditions to Try This Year

Start the school year off with a new family custom. Here are our favorite ideas.

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Relieve Back-to-School Stress with Connection & Routine

As fall approaches, we know kids (and you!) may have some extra back-to-school jitters this year. To relieve potential stress, start practicing these social-emotional skills now.

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