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These Trolls Succulents Are Gardening Goals

These one-of-kind planters bring a little magic to your garden.

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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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thredUP Launches PopUP to Share Puzzles Across the U.S.

Here’s how to finally get your hands on a “new” puzzle.

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Frugal Financial Habits Every Parent Should Try

“While life’s not all about the money, I gotta say, having money sure does help.”

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Quick & Easy Ways to Be a Better Environmentalist

Don’t beat yourself up when life gets in the way and you aren’t doing the best you can for the environment. Here are some easy ways to get back in the eco-grove when you’ve gone astray.

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How Laundry Balls Changed Our Cleaning Routine & More Household Chore Hacks

We’re generally pretty good about keeping things tidy, but it’s the actually cleaning part of cleaning that does me in.

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Save the Crayons: 3 Inspiring Ways to Teach Kids How to Upcycle

It’s National Crayon Day!!! Here’s what to do with all those tired, broken, unwanted crayons.

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How to Tackle Baby and Toddler Nap Time Like a Boss

The holidays are here and if you are like me you are managing to do the cooking, cleaning, gift purchasing, present wrapping and even barely managing three kids while traveling back East for the holidays.
Sounds overwhelming, right? Traveling adds…

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A New Holiday Tradition to Add to Your Family’s Must-Do List

Intricately-designed handmade buildings, whimsical trains and a Christmas-y vibe makes the Bloedel Reserve’s Holiday Village a must-see attraction.

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How to Shop Without Spending Money

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I live in arguably one of the most expensive places in the world, Aspen, Colorado. And no; we’re not rich. 
My family and I feel absolutely abundant every day of the year – and believe it or…

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Just Opened: Hunter’s Threads for Conscientious Consignment

Shopping second-hand never felt so good! This new kids’ consignment shop in the Outer Sunset doubles as a haven for kids with developmental delays.

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Just Opened: Monkei Miles Kids’ Consignment

San Francisco’s newest resale clothing boutique, Monkei Miles, offers a well-cuarated shopping experience on par with the prettiest retail shops.

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Head of the Class: Back to School Tips from Local Moms

Check out the genius ways these local mamas make the back-to-school transition easy as ABCs and 123s.

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5 Tips for Getting Your Kids to Read (and Love!) Books

Summertime is here, TGIS!  Time to enjoy longer days, looser schedules and hopefully your kids engaged in great books.  Reading in the summer maintains skills developed in the previous school year and prepares your child for the upcoming fall.  But…

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20 (FUN!) Resolutions for Bay Area Families

This New Year, how about you resolve to buy cute kids’ clothes, drink coffee and eat burgers—all with your awesome family? If you like the sound of that, check out our 20 fun-filled resolutions for 2016.

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15 Signs the Holidays Have Arrived in LA

In a city where a June gloomy day can be colder than Christmas, mittens and snow shoveling aren’t what portend a visit from the big guy. Here’s how you can tell the holidays have hit LA!

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15 Signs You’re a Park Slope Parent

Park Slope. Home of the double stroller. Haven for the environmentally and socially conscious. Read on to discover 15 signs you’re a Park Slope parent.

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Watch this Family Break the Guinness World Record

They’re going on the longest electric bike ride on the world, and you can (virtually) pedal alongside with them.

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Your Guide to the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival with Kids

This year’s HSB Festival boasts another impressive lineup of top artists (think Gogol Bordello, Trampled by Turtles, Bonnie Raitt, and Boz Scaggs to name a few). If you’re thinking of taking the whole family to HSB this year, we’ve gathered some handy trip and tricks on how you and your kids can best enjoy this free music event.

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Little Hen House’s Family Faves

Morgan, of Little Hen House, is one of our favorite mom bloggers and she’s here to talk about all things San Diego while raising two little girls. She tackles shopping for the kids, day trips, and local kid-friendly restaurants. All…

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Take a Trip to Country Village in Bothell

If you have any doubts you’re in the right place, just look for the giant chicken sculpture welcoming you in. Country Village is definitely country but it has so much family appeal that it’s worth a trek from the Seattle…

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