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Elizabeth Banks’ New “Flintstones” Pilot Is Gonna Rock!

Fred, Wilma, Pebbles, and the whole gang are back in an updated show for adults.

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Hello, Sunshine! Parent-Tested Tips to Help Your Baby Adjust to Daylight Saving Time

Are you prepared for Daylight Saving Time? Here’s how to help your baby adjust to a new sleep schedule.

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Shedd Aquarium Welcomes Four New Magellanic Chicks

The hatchlings will get named before making a public debut in the exhibit.

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The Most Popular Baby Names of 2019

Deciding on baby names is just one of the many challenges new parents face, but it’s a big one.

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I’m a Former New Yorker Living in Rural California on $20K a Year

My wife, eight-year-old daughter and I live on $20,000 a year. Here’s our story.

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Thoughts of a Motherless Mom on Mother’s Day

The love of a Mother is a powerful force to be reckoned with.

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Permanent Daylight Savings & Later School Start Might Not Be As Good as they Sound

To get kids more rest these solutions might not be the answer.

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These Cute Twins Wear a Costume Every Single Day

This creative mama is blowing up Instagram with her twin girls’ daily costumes.

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10 Award-Winning Books with Strong African-American Protagonists

By Common Sense Media
All the excellent, award-winning books on this list celebrate African-American people and culture — and all are great picks for your kids.

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Last Stop on Market Street  By Matt de la…

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These Easy, Stress-Free Tips Helped Our Family Move on a Budget

We are moving house and it is a logistical nightmare. We are shifting to our very first farm, which is 45 minutes from where we are currently living, and we are not hiring a removalist. When I think about shifting…

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I’m Trying to Relate to My Teens with These (Rad) New Words

It’s a tragic feeling to be 46, and to not understand a single word of what your teenagers are going on about.

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De-Cluttering My Days

Photo: Eric Rothermel
Houses, desks, and inboxes aren’t the only places where clutter can collect. A calendar can also become overflowing and chaotic, and as much in need of a spring cleaning as a garage or attic.
A few years…

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A Parenting Lesson on Accepting Fault: Don’t Blame Mr. Boom

Swish, swish, clack, giggle.
Swish, swish, clack, sob.

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I was sweeping the floors yesterday when I watched my toddler, and assistant sweeper, drop a broom stick on her foot. She had been picking it up…

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How About Sleep Helping Instead of Sleep Training?

Photo: Denise Stern
At Let Mommy Sleep we’ve counseled thousands of parents on sleep; sleep hacks, safe sleep, getting twins to sleep in the same room and of course sleeping through the night.  While we’ve been privileged to teach our…

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Outside of Momma, Who am I?

Photo: Sebastian Pichler
When you have little ones, it is so easy to get swept up in the day to day of “mom-ing.” You are constantly needed and in demand. Your entire soul, all of your energy, and everything you…

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Tips to Encourage Independent Walking!

As a Pediatric Physical Therapist, one of the most common requests I receive from families is how to encourage walking for those 12 months and up! Once that year birthday mark passes it seems our “new parent” anxiety reaches its…

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The 4 Best Brioches at Seattle Bakeries

Like bread, only better, brioche combines the light and fluffy texture of a delicate pastry with the sweetness of a slice of cake (minus the guilt). Leave it to the French to come up with such a culinary achievement like…

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An Underground Playground: Discover the Secrets of the Subway

Riding the subway with kids can be, to put it mildly, taxing: trying to get them a seat, or at least remain right next to you despite the rush-hour crush; if they do get a seat, making sure they’re not…

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