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The Best Kids’ Books Featuring Awesome Latinx Characters

These stories are kid-tested and perfect for getting back into the reading groove.

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19 Books That Feature Asian American Heroes & Leads

These books range from historical fiction to graphic novels to bilingual picture books and even chapter books for kids that’ll appeal to readers of all ages and backgrounds.

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17 Baby & Toddler Books That Celebrate Diversity & Inclusion

Which book teaches the lesson you want to share with your child?

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Oh Baby! Ashley Graham & Justin Ervin Are Expecting a New Addition

Her husband snapped the most gorgeous announcement shot!

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I Was in a Dark Place & This Became My Lifeline

“I had absolutely no reason to be unhappy, I truly had it all. But the truth was, that for as long as I could remember, I suffered a crisis of meaning that I learned to hide from the world.”

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Black-Owned Businesses New Moms Should Know About

Shop for new moms, babies, toddlers and moms-to-be at these Black-owned businesses.

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5 Ways to Support Your Little Perfectionist

“Here’s what you can do if you notice a child struggling with perfectionism or their own inner-critic.”

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On My 40th Birthday, Here’s Why I’m Happy to Not Be Turning 20

It’s the eve of my 40th birthday. A good chunk of my friends have already reached this milestone. For some it’s been a huge blow out party, for others, a quiet dinner with family.  Some have, at least on the…

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This Author Compiled the Ultimate List of Diverse Reads for Teens & Tweens

This author compiled a reading list of over 500 books to help teens and tweens have conversations about race, poverty, homelessness, anxiety and more.

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23 Influential SoCal Moms Who Inspire Us

These phenomenal SoCal women are rocking motherhood!

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We Must Help Girls Build Their Self-Esteem Now More Than Ever

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Sometimes my father sends me newspaper articles that align with my work as the coach of preteen girls. One morning his message seemed more urgent than usual. It began, “I listened to a radio show…

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Namaste! 11 Yoga Studios for Blossoming Yogis

Sprinkle some “Om” into your norm with these inspiring kids yoga classes.

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5 Ways to Combat Bullying at School

Statistics show that 160,000 kids stay home from school each day to avoid being bullied. While most schools have a zero-tolerance policy in the handbooks for bullying behavior, it is important to teach your children what to do when they find themselves in an uncomfortable situation at school.

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To the New Moms Who Didn’t Feel Joy Right Away

The truth is, for some, pure magic happens instantaneously. For others, it’s more like a restaurant’s soft opening. Over time, you work out the kinks and confidence builds. Things generally do get better. The magic and joy will come. It just may not come right away, and that’s okay.

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Picture Books That Encourage Self-Acceptance

Bullying has real and severe implications, and I truly believe the only way to nip it in the bud is to discuss the topic of self-acceptance through books that kids can easily relate to. Here are our family’s favorites.

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The 6 Best Rhyming Picture Books for Early Readers

Besides improving memory and cognitive development, rhyming books promote language development, and just make stories more fun!

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5 Ways to Combat Bullying at Summer Camp

Summer Camp is right around the corner, and with the fun and excitement of any new environment with school-aged children comes the threat of bullies. Here are five tips to help your child navigate bullying behavior.

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From Hopeful Then to Here Now: My Journey to Motherhood & Self-Acceptance

“We were determined to become parents but our journey would be hard, ugly and arduous.”

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When Her Inner Voice Became Mine

One mom explains how how feelings of inadequacy are inherited from mothers to daughters—and how she’s changing that.

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Whitney Port: What Recovering After Childbirth Was REALLY Like

Lifestyle influencer, actress and mama Whitney Port dishes about one of the most intimate times of her life.

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Lupito Nyong’o’s Children’s Book Will Be So Empowering for Every Kid

The actress now turned author is writing a book to help kids on their journey toward self-acceptance.

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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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Guilt: The Elephant In The Special Needs Parents Room

A parent has just received confirmation that they are pregnant, and they receive a due date. It is a moment that is permanently imprinted in a parents mind with metaphorical indelible ink. For any parent, a myriad of emotions are…

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Perezitos: Celebs and Their Kids

Perez Hilton spawned a new website recently just in time to feed our need to see what all those celebs and their kids are up to. Perez’s new website, Perezitos is all about famous moms and dads plus their tots.…

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