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The Hard Truth about Working at Home with a Baby

“Think working from home with a baby sounds like a dream? Well, wait until you read this.”

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A Different Kind of Cat Grooming Salon

Photo: Janet Coburn
I do so love to watch cats grooming themselves. I find it hypnotic and soothing – the smooth play of muscles as they twist and stretch, the sensual splayed toes, the darting little pink tongue, the occasional glimpse of…

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Surfs Up! Catch Your First Wave at a Surf School for Kids

Is your little surfer dudes or dudettes ready to Hang Ten? This surf school will have them catching waves in no time!

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IKEA Is Having Its Biggest Holiday Sale of the Year This Weekend

This year, deck your halls and walls with a whole new, hygge-inspired look.

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Here’s How You Can Help The Momkind Project Help Parents in Need

The Momkind Project is Boppy’s initiative to help new parents, and they need your help to spread the word.

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From Baby to Big Girl: How the Tiny Changes Add Up

I tucked my daughter in tonight far past her normal bedtime. Her papa is traveling for work this week and it’s been just us Three Musketeers and we’ve made the most of every single second. But between the children’s museum,…

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Science Basically Confirms Kids Have Endless Amounts of Energy

Oh, and they’ve been awake for at least 10 hours already.

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Best Spots for Parents to Work While Kids Play

If only there were a place you could take Junior to play while you focus on your to-do list. Well, there is! Read on for our list of the best places in the DMV where you can work while the kids play.

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To Every Exhausted Mom in Her 30s

I had several friends who recently posted links on Facebook to this amazing article written by the Austin Mom’s Blog. Just reading it made me want to break out in hives.

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The author is a…

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Things Parents Really Do When Their Kids Nap

Photo: Daniela Dimitrova
Being a stay home parent is a tough job. You are always “on”. There are no lunch breaks, no water cooler chats, no downtime. So when your child finally goes down for a nap, you’ve got two…

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Making the Most of Indoor Play with Improv

Photo: Mama and Tata
After countless winter hours spent indoors, fending off the inevitable requests for screen-time, even the most patient of parents can start to go quietly crazy. 
If you run out of structured activities and games, it can…

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Free the Elf on the Shelf

Photo: Annmarie Kelly-Harbaugh
…with apologies to my gnome-loving friends…
The holiday season is here which means it’s time for the annual release of the Christmas kraken. It is time to unbox the Elf.

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From now until Dec.…

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Why I Don’t Want to Be Your Mom Friend

Photo: Pixabay
Hi Regina,
I’m writing in response to the 10 emails about ladies’ night at T.G.I. Friday’s. I’m sorry I didn’t respond the first nine times, but there was a swarm of angry bees and I couldn’t get a…

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2 Game Changing Baby Bouncers You Need to See

Baby can bounce at new heights thanks to two new, innovative bouncers.

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Pick a Card! 3 Easy Card Tricks & Games

We’ve rounded up three special (and especially simple) card tricks and fun games to get their wheels spinning.

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Best Baby Cribs for Every Budget

Need a crib? Check out our round up of 12 new designs for your new addition that range from a super splurge to a serious steal.

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Incredibly Easy Design Hacks for Every Room

From fresh flowers to perfectly placed candles to an expert stack of books, we bring you 5 ideas that you can execute today, probably with things you already have in your home.

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Paint The Town: Birthday Party Venues for Little Artists

There are plenty of ultra-creative studios set up to create a birthday party masterpiece that your little artist will never forget. Click through to see what each artsy spot has to offer.

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So Long Chauffeuring: smallSHOP Brings Art Class to You

Step away from the car keys – SmallSHOP brings a fine art studio to you. So while your mini-Monet is masterpiece making, you can sneak in a nap.

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7 Winter Olympic Sports to Try in NYC

Do your kids have Olympic fever? You don’t have to jet set to Sochi to get involved. We found nearby spots where kids can try seven Winter Olympic sports from cross country skiing to curling.

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Woodloch: A Little Slice of Heaven in the Pennsylvania Backwoods

Could a family resort located in the backwoods of Pennsylvania be the answer for family time you’ll all enjoy? We know the drill – between work, school and carting your kids around to after-school activities, not to mention enrichment activities…

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Lights, Camera, Action: Bay Area Movie Theaters That Cater to Kids

Venturing out to catch the latest kids’ releases on the Big Screen seems unthinkable with the company of little monkeys who love to climb and chatter, even as the plot unfolds. That’s why movie nights usually mean getting cozy in…

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Call the Babysitter: Score an Early Pre-Valentine’s Day Date Night

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner and your schedule as busy as ever, it might be difficult to plan that perfect romantic night on the February 14th. Here’s an idea: try celebrating Valentine’s Day a little early this year,…

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Play Spaces by Little Apple

Instant Interior Design,
 

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Without Designer Costs
You want to enjoy a newly remodeled nursery, but the thought of all that research and shopping makes you want…

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Designer Heaven for Expecting Moms

Got ‘A Pea in the Pod’? You Can Still Look Juicy
Smart and busy moms know how to look good, without spending a lot of time doing it. And looking good means dressing the part, even when you’re eight months…

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