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10 Low-Maintenance Summer Plants You Can Have Delivered

Bring some fresh air and a pop of green into your summer space.

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Hit the Trail: 10 Awesome Stroller-Friendly Hikes in Miami

When you just desperately need to get out of the house, pack up the stroller and the kids and hit one of these trails.

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JuJuBe Releases New Harry Potter Collaboration, Lumos Maxima

The illuminating pattern will bewitch stargazers everywhere.

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18 Fun Things to Make with a Toilet Paper Roll

Upcycle that collection of empty toilet paper rolls with easy-to-do crafts.

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Celebrate LA’s Wild Side at the Kid-Friendly Nature Fest Happening This Weekend

The Natural History Museum is one of our favorite places to tour with the whole family with its amazing dinosaur exhibits, rare gemstones and hall of mammals (just to scratch the surface). So to sweeten the deal and add yet…

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20 Family Friendly Screen-Free Activities

Celebrate National Day of Unplugging with these easy and meaningful ways to reconnect with your whole crew.

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Life Sentence: 6 Ways to Write a Story with the Kids

Today is National Author’s Day and there’s no finer audience (or author) than your own future novelists.

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The “Fantastic Beasts” Trailer Confirmed a Major Fan Theory about Voldemort

Spoiler alert: J.K. Rowling has kept the lid on this secret for nearly 20 years.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: February 2, 2018

A new week, a new series of hilarious tweets to keep us laughing through the weekend.

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LEGO Is Turning 60 & Their Anniversary Sets Are Here

LEGO is turning 60 and their clever anniversary sets are as classic as they come.

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This Mind-Blowing LEGO Exhibit Brings out the Inner Child in All of Us

Master builders (big and small) are going nuts over this latest exhibit.

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Just Opened! Unshelved: Cool Stuff from The Nat’s Storage Vaults

This behind-the-scenes pass to see The Nat’s research collection and hidden storage areas will blow your kids’ minds!

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This Mom Turned 5 Bundt Cakes Into a Massive Cobra

This mom took her cake baking skills to a whole new level.

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Young Art Brings Drop-Off Art Lessons to a Mall Near You

Drop your kids off while you shop thanks to this genius art program!

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Namaste Your Way to a Hoppin’ Spring

News flash: Bunny yoga is a real thing (and it’s not just for Easter)!

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My Son Might be a Mad Scientist

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Remember Doc, the white haired, mad eyed inventor from Back to the Future? The scene where Marty goes to visit Doc in his workshop and walks through a cluttered kitchen where a complex Rube Goldberg machine is…

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Just Your Luck! Fun Fortunes for Chinese New Year

It’s the Year of the Rooster! We’ve got the good and the bad when it comes to fortune in 2017.

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Today Is #Serpent Day

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Today Is #Serpent Day

Adder girl!

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You say “snake” like it’s a bad thing. Follow our guide to being more snake-like and you’ll be thanking us by morning.

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Legend has it several lakes are home to S.O.U.S. …

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Picture This! 8 Instagrammable Spots for Crazy Cool Kid Pics

Up your insta-game and guarantee a ton of likes and shares thanks to these eight killer spots to say “cheese” in front of.

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Reasons I Can’t Go To Bed Yet (By: A Two-Year-Old)

Photo: Stephanie Loomis Pappas
I need two kisses.
I need Pooh Bear. 

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Pooh Bear needs Piglet. 
I have to see Mama.
The door is closed.

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The door is open. 
I…

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Today Is National Play-Doh Day

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Today Is National Play-Doh Day

The possibilities are endless.

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If for some reason you don’t have (enough) play-doh around whip up this easy recipe for making it at home.

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When simple dough just won’t do, try these…

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A Sweet Deal to Catch Some Air at Rockin’ Jump

Get the wiggles out and catch some air with this affordable deal from Rockin’ Jump.

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Parents of Reddit Share Creepy Things Their Kids Have Said

Kids have no filter, and sometimes the things that come out of their mouths are confusing, hilarious, or brutally honest. And sometimes they say things that’ll flat-out send a shiver down our spines. We’ve compiled a list of creepy things…

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Today Is National Serpent Day

Today Is National Serpent Day

Slither on.

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This is no ordinary day. First up, you’ll need our handy guide for transforming your children into snakes.

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When it comes to serpents, these legendary giant sea snakes will have you…

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This Week’s Funniest Tweets: Share the Laughs

In the endless cycle of meal prep, clean up, bath time, clean up, play time, and clean up, sometimes you need a 140 character break to take the edge off. We rounded up some of this week’s most hilarious tweets…

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Why You’ll Dig Geocaching (& 14 Stunning Destinations to Get Your Start)

Love solving puzzles and going on treasure hunts? Then you’ll love geocaching! These 14 destinations will blow your mind.

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A Brand New Playground in Highland Park

To paraphrase the great Joni Mitchell, York Park made paradise by un-paving a parking lot, right in the middle of Highland Park!

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The New Exhibit That Lets Kids Explore the Extraordinary

Embrace your little one’s curiosity and explore the real science behind the extraordinary at the Pacific Science Center’s newest mind-boggling exhibit.

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8 Educational Museums in California to Visit Now

Museums with displays collecting dust and smudged glass boxes filled with antique replicas? No thanks. California’s museums are anything but snore-worthy. In fact, we’re a little jealous that our childhood didn’t include weekly visits to these hot spots. This summer…

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