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Baby Shadow Box Ideas: DIY Your Newborn Keepsakes into Art

DIY this baby keepsake in just three steps? Yes!

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5 Fresh Ways to Tackle Summertime Boredom

Scavenger hunts get an upgrade when you add a digital camera as part of the fun.

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Postcards from the Hedge: How to Be Tourist at Home

We’ve got the secrets to having a little at-home vaycay no matter where you live.

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How to Make a Handprint Calendar for 2021

Get ready for the new year with a fun and easy calendar craft. We’ve got the step by step instructions right here.

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8 Useful Ways to Upcycle Your Scrap Paper

Before sending your paper goods off to recycling heaven, check out our ideas for upcycling your remnants into cool creations.

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4 Fun Family-Bonding Ideas to Make Your Next Family Vaycay a Blast

“With a little planning and strategy, you can make sure your family vacation is packed with meaningful moments.”

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Take Your Baby Memory Book to the Next Level

Here are 9 visually stunning ways to chronicle your pregnancy and baby’s first magical moments.

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Show Your Toys”R”Us Gift Card at Michaels Stores & Get a Discount—But Be Quick

Don’t miss this opportunity to use your leftover Toys”R”Us or Babies”R”Us gift cards while you still can!

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This Is How One Non-Crafty Mom Is Making New Glitter Goals

I’ll be the first to admit that craftiness doesn’t come easily to me. I blame my sixth-grade social studies project. We had to make a likeness of a famous person from history, using only a styrofoam ball, a soda bottle,…

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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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How to Build & Float Your Own Mini Sailboat

Today is National Lighthouse Day and we hope it’s a day you sail through. Here’s what you need to make your own mini sailboat to guide you through the week.

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5 Simple Things I’m Doing to Help the Kids Go from Summer to School

Summer’s carefree days are drawing to a rapid close, and students will be loading their book bags with fresh school supplies soon. Here are a few simple ways to get your child back on track for a new school year.

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Decided: I Am Not a Pinterest Mom

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I saw a funny Buzzfeed video last week about the different kinds of moms you meet.
Apparently there are five different types: the PTA mom, the hipster mom, the crunchy mom, the parenting expert and the hot mess mom. (Not sure where I fit here…

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Toddler Holiday Giving Calendar

As the holidays roll around this year the twins will be 21 months old. Thankfully, they are not old enough to understand what’s currently going on in the world, but after this week of the election and the aftermath, one…

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Today Is Postcard Day

 

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Today Is Postcard Day

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No vacation plans? No problem. Here’s how to be a tourist in your own town.

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Put down the souvenir keychain and follow these tips to making your photos postcard-worthy…

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1st Birthday Project: DIY Giant Ruler Growth Chart

If your baby is nearing the one year mark it’s time to start tracking his height. Find out how to make a budget-friendly DIY ruler growth chart.

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Stay Connected: Super Solutions for Parents Who Travel

Lots of parents in LA work in the biz, and that can mean leaving for long stretches on location. We got savvy parents to share tips and tricks for keeping connected to kids when you travel.

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Dad Maps – One Cool Dad Inspires Us

There are so many things to do here that many tend to fall off the map – but not this unique map that illustrates one family’s favorite (and sometimes secret) LA.

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A DIY Birthday To Celebrate a Bright Future

For most of us, our kids’ second birthday is a big milestone — they’re past the infant stage and are beginning to make sounds (sometimes) resembling words. But for Alana’s parents, her second birthday was indeed extra memorable and special.…

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Ideas for Gift-Free Birthdays

Flush with all the toys and clothes your tot could ever want? Consider throwing a present-free party for your child’s next birthday. You might have tried doing this in the past, but found that folks like getting something to commemorate…

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Red Tricycle’s 5 Fave Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

An extra hour of sleep , a clean house, folded laundry and a day at a spa are some of the most popular mother’s day gift ideas among the Red Tricycle Moms! A big thank you for sharing all these…

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A Few of Our Favorite iPhone Apps for Kids and Moms

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Can anyone remember life before the iPhone?  Were we all bored, disorganized, anddisconnected?  Not anymore, thanks to all the fabulous, useful, and just plain fun applications available!  We’ve narrowed down a list of some of…

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A Few of Our Favorite iPhone Apps for Kids and Moms

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Can anyone remember life before the iPhone?  Were we all bored, disorganized, and disconnected?  Not anymore, thanks to all the fabulous, useful, and just plain fun applications available!  We’ve narrowed down a list of some…

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A Few of Our Favorite iPhone Apps for Kids and Moms

Serving up some tasty apps

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Can anyone remember life before the iPhone?  Were we all bored, disorganized, and disconnected?  Not anymore, thanks to all the fabulous, useful, and just plain fun applications available!  We’ve narrowed…

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