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Christina Milian & Matt Pokora Welcome Baby Boy

Singer Christina Milian recently announced the birth of her third child.

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The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Out Your Kids’ Room

We have the step-by-step guide for you!

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365 Days With You: My 1st Year of Motherhood

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When my son was born I was constantly told to enjoy this phase, it all passes so fast. I would smile and nod, but really wanted to ask: do you even remember what having an infant is…

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These Secret Netflix Codes Will Help You Search for Kids’ Movies

Never again scroll through endless Netflix screens to find the shows your kids want to watch.

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5 Wines Mom Will Love

Want to buy mom a bottle of wine but don’t know where to start? Here are 5 she’ll love.

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Valentine’s Day & Divorce

What happens when you are considering divorce (whether in your head or out loud) and February rolls around? For better and for worse, Jacqueline Newman has got the heart-filled holiday covered.

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A New Christmas Tree Tradition

“The Christmas tree is the centerpiece of the holiday season—glittering memories contained in a meaningful ornament and an upcycled baby glove are hanging within those branches. Could I give up on the one tradition that was my absolute favorite?”

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Marie Kondo and Sparking the Joy of Friendship

Marie Kondo has written a charming children’s book with illustrator Salina Yoon, called “Kiki & Jax: The Life-Changing Magic of Friendship,”  and it cleverly tells the story of two friends who overcome personal obstacles to learn the art and joy of friendship.

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What to Do with Your Kid’s Artwork

The struggle to contain and control incoming artwork is real. Outside of saving a few sentimental pieces—what do you do with all of it?

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Vrbo Now Has a Teddy Bear Hotline & Your Worst Vacation Fears Are Over

69 percent of parents surveyed said their kids had lost a toy on vacation. Vrbo is here to help.

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You Won’t Believe What the Pioneer Woman Is Up to Now

Her latest venture is sure to be a crowd pleaser this summer.

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How to Enjoy This Valentine’s Day As a New Mother

Here are one seasoned mom’s sanity-saving tips for all you nursing (and soon-to-be nursing) mothers out there.

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Mom’s Viral Post About Her Kids’ 18th Summer Is a Tear-Jerker

They say you only get 18 summers with your kids—and that’s exactly why this mom’s post has gone viral.

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Dear Moms: Cherish the Good Old Days (While You’re In Them)

To all the moms out there, please read this.

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9 Earth-Shattering Ways My Kids Have Changed Me

The experience of parenting has been slowly and dramatically changing the person that I am. They are making me better. Here’s how.

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You Have to See Dwayne “The Rock” Johsnon’s Precious Birthday Instagram for His Daughter

The action star recently let everyone know just how sweet and sentimental he can be.

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How I Make Rainy Days Work for Me

It’s raining here today, pretty heavily, and while I sit here staring out my window considering whether I should start building an ark, it has lead me to think about indoor activities. I’m assuming you think I mean children’s activities,…

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5 Simple, Meaningful Birthday Traditions That Our Family Loves

Here are a few of our birthday traditions we’ve started with our children. The best part about is that they cost almost nothing, yet are still very meaningful.

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Macklemore’s Video for His Grandma’s 100th Makes Us Love Him Even More

Macklemore may have just outdone himself in the latest music video that shows his 100-year-old grandma having the time of her life.

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How to Declutter with Nothing but a Photo, According to Study

Saying goodbye to your kid’s pile of artwork may be easier than you think.

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All the Ways to Show Dad He’s Special

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Father’s Day is this weekend. Read about unique ways to tell Dad he rocks!
It’s easy to make mom cry with a sentimental card or note, but how do you really get to dad? Not to make him…

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Go Ahead, Toss Your Kid’s Artwork (Trust Us!)

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Children’s artwork is one of the most common types of clutter for a busy parent to contend with. Not only does it just keep accumulating but since it is something that your child makes,…

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How to Organize Your All of Your Clutter

 
I’m not a huge fan of clutter. Since having a little one, I’ve tried desperately to thin the herd that constantly makes way into my not so large living space.  At the pace in which children go through toys…

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How Spring Cleaning My House Helped Me De-Clutter My Life

Photo: Morre Christophe
If you’re feeling totally stressed and can’t seem to get a grip on your to-do list, spring is the perfect time to make some changes that will help get you back in the saddle and in charge…

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To Have and to Hold Sentimental Clutter After a Loss

A common question I receive is the problem of dealing with sentimental clutter. Sentimental clutter are those things you hold onto for no reason other than a memory. You do not have a use for the item. In fact, the…

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10 Things to Get Rid of Right Now to Make Your Life Better

Sometime we just need a win towards our organizing resolutions! I am here to help you get a few things out of your home and just simply feel pretty dang good. So get ready and grab a box for donations…

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I Found a Love Letter in My Husband’s Drawer

Over the holidays, I committed myself to cleaning out the house; kind of like a spring-cleaning in the winter. The New Year was approaching, and I wanted to start a lighter, fresher more unencumbered year. And since there were closets…

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Before You Turn 4: An Open Letter to My Triplets

In 4 days my triplets will turn 4 years old. This milestone, to say the least, is bittersweet for me. While I am excited at what new adventures three 4-year-olds may bring, I am also mourning the loss of my…

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Inside Mr. Mopps’ Toy Shop (and) Mr. Mopps’ Children’s Books with the Totally Awesome Awards 2016

Mr. Mopps’ Toy Shop and Mr. Mopps’ Children’s Books just won a Totally Awesome Award for Totally Terrific Toy & Book Store in San Francisco. We recently spoke to them about their experience as a business owner, the best advice…

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Creating a Darling Nursery

A baby nursery is one of the most exciting things to plan while you’re pregnant. Except if you only know you want it to be darling but aren’t sure where to start. That indeed can become overwhelming. That’s why I’m…

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How We Accidentally Helped Our Toddler Reach a Milestone

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We purchased a red tricycle for my toddler this past weekend. I was especially excited about the first purchase because my older daughter with special needs missed that milestone. She missed a number of milestones because of her…

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10 Reasons Why Your First Mother’s Day Is the Best

You might be covered in spit up and haven’t gotten a full night’s sleep in 9 months, but your first Mother’s Day is sure to be one of the best. Here’s why.

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Lunchbox Surprises to Pack for Valentine’s Day

Send your little sweetheart to school with a sentimental surprise. We’ve got ideas — from free printables to fun lunch accessories — that you can use long after the holiday is over.

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Just Released: Locals Craft “The Peculiar Tales of the S.S. Bungalow”

Big Audio World, made up of a collective of Portland musicians and other seasoned pros, just released a new children’s album, The Peculiar Tales of the S.S. Bungalow. The nautical-themed album offers a stellar production filled with rich vocals, catchy…

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