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This Seasoning Make Everything Taste Like TWIX & We Aren’t Complaining

There’s no need to pick a side because this tastes good on everything!

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26 Musical Instruments You Can Make at Home

Take a few minutes today to get creative with the kids and make one of these super simple instruments that really work!

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14 Dollar Store Entertainment & Decor Hacks

With a few inexpensive materials and a dash of creativity, you can whip up everything from DIY ornaments to clever party gifts.

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How Do Music Classes Help Your Child Develop?

Why are music classes so important? They help teach fine motor skills, coordination as well as language, pattern, and rhythm.

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Find Smiles at Stomp and Shout Chicago Music Studio

If you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands. Good. Now that’s out of the way and you can try something new: music classes at Stomp and Shout Chicago. The early childhood music studio just opened and you can get the scoop here.

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You Can Fly! How to Make Your Own Pixie Dust

Tired of adulting? Today is Peter Pan Day, so it’s the perfect excuse to make some pixie dust and unleash your inner child (and Tinker Bell).

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6 Reasons Nickelodeon SlimeFest Should Be on Your Summer Must-Do List

Be among the first to experience this epic festival that the whole family will never forget.

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One Cool Thing: Bink Home Safety Products

Our children’s safety is always on-trend. So check out Bink for a modern spin on essential baby-safety products for your home.

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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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Gift Guide: Local Merch to Give This Mother’s Day

Here are 10 super-cool things we are dreaming of waking up to this Mother’s Day, all from local makers and shakers.

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Why It’s Great to be Pregnant in D.C.

We staked out some local hot spots and asked pregnant mamas to bestow some insight into why they love bumping around the Nation’s Capital.

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Fair Game: Best Places for Carnival Fun

It’s time to pass the torch (er, deep fried Twizzlers) to the next generation. So pile the kids in the car and head out for a fair adventure at these D.C.-area carnivals.

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7 Hidden Urban Green Spaces to Escape the City

Urban oases are hidden throughout the city, often in the most unexpected – but desperately – needed places. Check out some of our favorites–you might discover a spot of serenity right in your own neighborhood.

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From Bloggers to CEO’s: Power Moms Who Totally Rock

In one way or another we’re all power moms, right? Whether we spend the day in an office, a classroom or on the playground, the fact that we’re able to juggle so many schedules and responsibilities, while still managing to…

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Seattle Kids Get Musical at Jamtown

We Be Jammin’

You’ve always said your little one marches to the beat of a different drummer. With Seattle-based Jamtown’s artisan-made musical instruments, your kiddo can BE the drummer while marching to a gecko, turtle, or fish drum!
Marrying his…

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My Gym Bellevue

Movers & Shakers
There’s just nothing cuter than a baby squealing with delight from the middle of a ball pit. Except, maybe a 2 year old zooming down a zip-line with an ear-to-ear grin. Or, a five year old finally…

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