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This Applesauce Squeezer Has the Brain Nutrients of Salmon & Broccoli

With kids home for the summer, the snacking seems to be endless (but isn’t it always?!). Finding a balance between “fun” food choices and eating healthy foods is high up on the list of daily fights we face. In particular,…

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100 Things to Do with Kids in Atlanta

Look no further for affordable things to do with kids in Atlanta! We’ve got a list of 100 things to do with kids in Atlanta.

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Genius At-Home Fitness Hacks for Busy Parents

Read our lazy mom’s guide to exercise.

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11 Video Games You Can Play with Your Kids (That Are Actually Fun)

If your kids are on their Nintendo Switch or Sony Playstation a lot, why not get in on the fun?

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Party Time! Best Birthday Bash Spots in the East Bay

Birthday parties in the East Bay are a no-brainer with this massive list! Party on!

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How to Keep a Family Routine While Quarantining at Home

“Sticking to a routine, while stuck at home, will help the whole family stay on track both mentally and physically and prep everyone for when life gets back on track again!”

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100 Things to Do in Chicago Before the Kids Turn 10

You better get hoppin’! From essential city experiences to hidden finds, these to-do’s to check off before Junior turns 10 will find a special place in your heart.

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The New Instacart Pickup Is Made for Busy Moms

Grocery shopping just got easier than ever!

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7 Ways to Make Portugal an EPIC Family Vacation

Head over to Portugal for your next family vacation!

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16 Tips for Taking Better Photos with Your iPhone

With a few simple tricks and tips, you can improve your photos without any special equipment or training.

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Moms Bear the Brunt of “Invisible” Labor, New Study Suggests

It turns out moms have even more to be stressed about.

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Best Of: The Coolest Things to Hit the District in 2018

As you’re making your 2019 resolutions, check out some of the fabulous things that came our way this past year and get ready for some exciting fun in the new year!

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Why Family Dinner Conversations Are So Important & How We Make Them Matter

Here’s why family dinner conversations are so important, and how to make them happen.

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On the Horizon: We Sailed on Carnival’s Newest Ship — Here’s Our Report!

They don’t call it the “fun ship” for nothing. (Spoiler alert: Dr. Suess water park on the top of the ship.) But you’ll have a blast, too!

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8 Times It’s Okay to Let Your Child Quit

Sometimes, sticking it out isn’t the best advice.

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This Soccer Mom Did What We All Secretly Dream of Doing

This mom did what most parents have always wanted to do.

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Target’s New Line Has All the Gear Your Future Athlete Needs

The mega retailer is continuing their commitment to all things soccer with this brand-new collection for kids.

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In With the New: What District Families are Looking Forward to This Year

As you’re making your 2018 resolutions, check out some of the cool, new things that are heading to our part of the world in the new year.

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18 Easy Ways to Beat Winter Break Boredom With Your Kids

Once winter weather sets in, it can be easy to feel the cabin fever of being “trapped” at home with your toddler or preschooler. I’ve written lots of posts over the years on “Cheap Dates with Toddlers” that feature easy,…

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Local Culinary Parents Who Turned Their Passions to Professions

From ice cream to chorizos and cocktails to empanadas, a number of DMV parents have turned their culinary dreams into profitable businesses.

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What I Realized about Being a Good Mom on a Saturday

It’s 4:30 p.m. on Saturday and I just told my three kids to go play outside while I ‘make dinner.’ My oldest daughter rolled her eyes at me for the umpteenth time today. She knows ‘make dinner’ really means I will be devouring any leftover candy from the most recent holiday while mindlessly scrolling Facebook for thirty minutes and waiting for a frozen pizza to finish cooking in the oven.

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Mom Boss! Meet the Country’s Most Inspirational Power Moms

In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re celebrating women across the country who are innovating, creating, leading and ideating. In short, they’re making history!

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28 Signs You’re A Parent Of Multiple Children

1. You have a color-coded calendar, and it’s awesome – until you use the wrong color assigned to one of your kids.
2. You show up to your son’s soccer game proud your family is 30 minutes early only to…

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2017 Fashion Trends – Year Of The Mom

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The other night I got sucked into the vortex of mindless internet browsing when I came across fashion trend predictions for 2017. Guys, I am giddy with excitement over what is in store for fashion. I am pretty…

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Living with an Invisible Illness: Vivie’s Story

Photo: personal photos provided by Amy
“Reserved parking @*#hole  Did your welfare check come today?”
“You should be ashamed!”

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“That girl is too old for a stroller!”
Comments like these, whether spoken loudly, whispered behind…

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Up, Up & Away: Meet 13 Power Moms Who Call Seattle Home

These 13 Seattle-based mamas are proving that you don’t always have to wear a cape to have super powers.

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Just Opened: Magpies Softserve in Silverlake

Want to know where to find the very best softserve west of the Mississippi? Read on for the scoop.

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Inside the Growing Tree and Treehouse Playcare & Preschool with the Totally Awesome Awards 2016

The Growing Tree and Treehouse Playcare & Preschool just won a Totally Awesome Award for the “Easiest Drop-Off Play Spots” in Seattle. We recently spoke to them about their experience as a business owner, the best advice they’ve ever received…

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SF’s Best New Playground Is Finally Open!

Tucked away in SF’s Mission Bay are two recently opened outdoor spots perfect for a kid-filled afternoon, including a seriously awesome playground and a little slice of foodie heaven.

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Are You a Distracted Parent? How Technology Interferes with Parenting

 
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Technology keeps us in touch and in tune every second of every day. Devices are a window into constant connection with friends, family and work. Whether it’s snapping photos to share on social media, emailing and texting…

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Just Opened: Arroyo Adventure at Kidspace

Soar like a hawk, build like a beaver and be crafty as a fox at the new Arroyo Adventures at Kidspace!

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Parlez-Vous D.C.? A Dictionary for District Parents

Here’s a lesson in local lingo for Moms and Dads.

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8 Baby Sleep Tips for Desperate Parents

Can’t remember the last time you slept through the night? Try these smart baby sleep tips before you give up hope of ever catching 8 hours in a row again.

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The New Robot Exhibit That Blasts You Into the Future

Ever thought you’d play tic-tac-toe with a robot? Or watch mini bots play soccer? How about have a droid mimic your every move? You’ll do it all at the Museum of Science and Industry’s summer blockbuster.

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