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Our Favorite New Family Cookbooks

You and your sous chefs will love these new cookbooks filled with tasty and fun recipes perfect for the next family meal.

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Keep on Giving: 24 Unique Subscription Boxes for Mom

Your favorite gal will love our carefully curated collection of goodies that arrive in these under-the-radar subscription boxes.

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Our Favorite Indie Spots for Back-to-School Shopping

Mini rocker tees, glitter backpacks, mint vintage duds. These retailers make it easy to skip the click-and-ship and keep your dollars local!

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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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Little Luxuries: The Best Kid-Friendly Spa Treatments

It’s a tough job, but someone’s gotta do it—being kids, that is! When they’re ready for a slow-down, these spas are at their service.

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15 Instagram Accounts New & Expecting Moms Should Follow

Add laughs and helpful advice on food, fashion, fitness and kid-friendly fun to your Instagram feed.

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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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Help Is on the Way: Online & App Resources for Expectant & New Parents

Get answers to your pregnancy and baby questions without having to leave your home.

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A Teacher’s Advice for Parents Navigating Back to School

“Using my years of experience as both a mom and a primary educator, here are some simple tips to help balance a new routine and tackle the new year feeling confident and empowered to make this the best year yet for your little learners.”

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Free Daily Schedule & Chore Chart Printables

Organize your day as you navigate this brave new week.

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Motherhood 101: Your Epic Guide to Pregnancy & New Motherhood

Your one-stop shop for pregnancy advice, new-mom sisterhood and self-care tips that actually work.

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The Best Summer Beauty Products for Moms

A face mask made from pomegranate? Delish!

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6 Things Moms Forget to Do but Shouldn’t

Your health is important and shouldn’t be neglected. Just as you take care of your kids, you must take care of yourself, too.

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Parenting Wisdom from the Most Unlikely Place

This “aha” parenting tip was literally right in front of me—the tag hanging from my cup of tea.

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A Hack to Foster Your Child’s Self-Awareness & Build Their Resilience

Our job as parents is to help our kids learn to reflect on their experiences, not just have an experience.

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Mother to Mother: Moms Share Their Best Baby Advice

These are real-life parenting tips you need in your life.

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6 Ways to Practice Self-Love Daily

“Say it with me: self-care is not selfish. It is you taking care of your basic needs and rights as a human being.”

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9 Self-Care Ideas for Moms

“It’s important to find self-care that works for you, because, as they say, you can’t pour from an empty cup.”

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Break Out the Mistletoe! Christmas in July Is Back on the Hallmark Channel

Time to watch our favorite improbable romances once more.

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This Amazing Program Donates to Your Favorite Charities Each Time You Shop

When you’re keeping a family going, it can feel like you’re constantly restocking on household goods. Do you have enough paper towels? What about diapers? And who could forget all of the laundry detergent? Thanks to a limited-time program from…

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Our Guide to the Best Chores for Every Age & Stage

If you’re wondering what exactly to put on your chore chart for kids, we’ve broken it down by age, from toddlers up to tweens.

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Asian American-Owned Businesses for Your Pregnancy & Baby Needs

Show your support to the Asian American community and get some great clothes, toys, beauty products and more with this guide to awesome mom & baby picks.

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18 Awesome Asian American Businesses to Support Now

Our list includes all sorts of fun things for kids and families!

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The Mind-Body Wellness Benefits of Tea for Parents

“We all need a little morning energy boost, midday pick-me-up, or evening relaxer every now and then, but not all are as beneficial to our overall health and wellness as tea.”

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15 Women-Owned Businesses Seattle Parents Need to Know

When it comes to innovative ideas, practical products and community-minded missions, these local businesses are crushing it.

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22 Black-Owned Orange County Family Businesses We Love

Share the love at these OC-based businesses.

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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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The Best Mother’s Day Gifts She’s Guaranteed to Love

We know just what LA Mamas want for Mother’s Day and have the gift list to prove it.

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17 Etsy Mother’s Day Gifts She Really Wants

Make your Mother’s Day gift extra thoughtful this year with these personalized and handmade gifts you can buy on Etsy.

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Pregnant With Twins? Dr. Alan Answers Your Questions

“All pregnancies require an increased level of care and attention from expectant mothers. Carrying twins simply means a slightly higher level of due diligence on your part to protect your health and your babies’ health during pregnancy, delivery, and especially during their first few months of life.”

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Eco-Friendly Mom Picks for Earth Day & Every Day

Celebrate Earth Day in style with these eco-friendlier favorites for moms, babies & toddlers.

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Mama Love: The Best Mother’s Day Gifts for New Moms & Moms-to-Be

Need Mother’s Day gift ideas for new moms & moms-to-be? You’ll find the perfect present for all your favorite moms here.

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8 Ways Parents Can Plan For Their Child’s Future

“From preparing financially to getting involved in their education and teaching them life skills, you can truly set your kids up for success from the day they’re born.”

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Being Okay with the Stage of Motherhood You’re In Now

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I just finished an early morning exercise class. It was only 45 minutes long. By about minute 40, right when the final stretch got underway, I took a second to look around. Half the class…

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