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Blast Off into Spring With These STEM Activities

“Get the kids outside and away from their screens with these fun outdoor activities!”

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How to Make Your Kid’s Snack Part of a Healthy Lifestyle

“Snacking can be healthy if approached the right way. Here’s what the experts recommend.”

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Detox Your Home with These Easy Solutions

It’s easy to miss what might be lurking in common household products.

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American School Lunches Will Soon Offer Fewer Healthy Options for Kids

Be prepared for some big changes to your kid’s school lunch menu.

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McDonald’s Is Making Some Pretty Major Changes to Its Happy Meals

McDonald’s wants to make Happy Meals healthier, which means big changes are coming.

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5 Lessons I Learned While Shopping at the Grocery Store

Admittedly, I may not be like most women who say they love to shop. In fact, I despise the task, whether shopping for food, clothes or gifts. Maybe it is because I would rather keep my money or the fact…

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Let Your Kids Bathe in Jelly With Lush’s Cool New Bath Bombs

If bubble baths are getting a little blah, turn your tub water into glorious, slimy, skin-softening goo.

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Try Our Family’s Recipe for Less Messy, Extra Fluffy Slime!

Looking for a less messy, yet extra fluffy slime in your life? I have just the recipe for you!

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8 Uses for Borax You’ve Never Heard Of

This wonder powder can be used for anything from pest repelling to rug cleaning to deodorizing.

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Want a Baby Boy? Eat Bananas

Hoping for a baby boy? Here are some science-backed things you can do to help your wish come true.

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The Easiest Way to Get Your Kids to Eat Vegetables, According to Science

Getting your kids to eat their veggies could be as simple as a few magic words.

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What You Eat BEFORE You’re Pregnant Can Impact Your Future Baby’s Health, According to Research

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Since there’s not enough pressure already to eat and do the right things during pregnancy, a new study has revealed that your diet before you even get pregnant might have an impact on your future baby’s …

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Slow Cooker Rosemary Chicken with Butternut Squash

Pop chicken, butternut squash, and cream of chicken soup in the crock pot in the morning, and you’ll have a complete meal ready by the time you get home.

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A Lower Sodium Lunch? There’s A Swap For That!

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When it comes to packing lunch, parents know to avoid products with excessive sugar, fats, and additives. But there’s another important item that sneaks into many favorite foods: high amounts of salt and sodium. Why is…

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Athenian Pizza

Skip the pizza delivery and opt for this healthy recipe from the new cook book, “Mr. Food Test Kitchen: Guilt-Free Weeknight Favorites.”

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Spanish Glazed Chicken

By seasoning the chicken and then marinating it you’re guaranteed a delicious punch of flavor.

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Baked Corn Tortilla Chips

Need a healthy alternative to the store bought potato chip? Check out this baked corn tortilla chip that packs in the flavor without the salt or sodium.

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Inside the Totally Awesome Honest Company with Christopher Gavigan

The Honest Company is re-defining the “family brand” in a totally awesome way, so it’s more than appropriate that it’s your Totally Awesome pick for best baby and kids skincare products. The company was co-founded by super-mom Jessica Alba and…

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Chicken with Creamy Mustard Sauce

If you’re scratching your head and thinking, what am I going to make for dinner tonight, then look no further than this recipe for Chicken with Creamy Mustard Sauce.

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The New Way to Sneak In Your Daily Veggies

We know all too well the difficulties of getting our picky eaters to try anything that even remotely resembles a vegetable. Well now there’s a new way to sneak in a few extra veggies into your little snackers’ food and…

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