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Five Ways Your Kids Can Help Take Care of Your Family Cat

Whether you’re bringing home a brand new kitten or you’ve had a feline family member for a while kids can play an important role in caring for your crew’s cat. Not only does this help take some to-dos off your…

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How I Went Back to School as a Parent & You Can Too

“Remember you can still chase your dreams while chasing your tiny humans.”

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How Being a Conscious Consumer Is Improving My Parenting

Since expanding my conscious consumption to include fashion and beauty, the surprising effect is how it impacts how I parent.

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Grown-Up Games to Play After the Kids Are in Bed

Can’t take another round of Mouse Trap? Wait until the kids are in bed and bust out some of these hilarious grown-up games at your next dinner party or date night.

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10 Bittersweet Signs Your Kids Are All Grown Up

Whether dreaded or welcomed, there comes a time when your child will no longer need you in the same way they used to. Here are 10 signs that show they’ve really grown up.

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Swiffer Lets You Enjoy the Dog Days of Summer, Minus the Pet Hair

Give yourself the gift of a lazy summer. Swiffer helps you spend less time on housework and more time enjoying life.

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Being a Mom Is So Much More Than Target Runs & Tantrums

“Does being a mother mean your life mainly consists of potty-training, play dates, naps, report cards and trips to Target?”

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The First Full-Service Baby Food Delivery Company Is Launching Nationwide

This new company is about to change the way you feed your baby.

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New Device Could Power Your Phone With a Workout

With this latest piece of technology, you’ll soon be able to harness the energy you put into your workout.

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How I Learned to Welcome (& Savor) the Unexpected Mommy Moments

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There comes a point in parenthood when you shed the cloak of infancy. It is a gradual movement. Slow and steady but always moving toward the floor. The children begin to grow and become their own independent…

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A Father’s Love: What One Dad Learned from Another

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One sentence. That was all it took for me to know I was onboard with this guy. We had worked together a little over two weeks. We’d barely spoken. He didn’t even remember my name.
“You said your…

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The Best Places in the Country to Actually See Stars

If you want to see a truly star-filled sky these are the places to go.

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Healthy Grandparent-Grandchild Relationships Boost Our Overall Health, Says Science

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Long gone are the days when even distant relations were of vital importance. Today, the nuclear family is the most important unit. As a result, scientists have devoted an immense amount of research on the social and psychological…

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Just Opened: Explore!, a Kid-Friendly Wing in the Portrait Gallery

In partnership with the National Children’s Museum, the Gallery is shedding all the fuss and welcoming the muss with the addition of an interactive kid dedicated exhibit.

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10 Best Gifts for Animal Lovers

From animal-themed puzzles and games to squeezable pets that don’t require walking, we found 10 wild things that’ll make her heart sing for kids ages 0 to 8.

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Commercials that Make You Cry

Believe it or not, there was a time when we could cruise through Hallmark and ASPCA commercials without shedding a tear. Back when were young and cool. It’s not that we didn’t care, we were just much tougher (heck, we…

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