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15 Kids Books with Black Heroes & Leads

From the highly anticipated new Tristan Strong novel to a book about a camping trip, these are the books we can’t stop reading.

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Make a Splash! The Best Swim Schools in DC

It’s never too early to learn life-saving water skills.

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Turning Kids into “Little Kitchen” Chefs

Don’t think a 3-year-old can handle a knife and chop their way to dinner? See how Felicity Curin and Cat Cora are proving that they can (and then some) through their inspiring kitchen academy for kids.

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18 Cool Alarm Clocks to Kickstart Your Morning Routine

Make your daily rise and shine routine more fun and less stressful.

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101 Best Face Masks for Kids (& the Entire Family)

Keep your kids safe (and fashionable) in these creative masks.

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Slide On! Indoor Water Parks Near NYC

Go for a day, or stay a while, many of these wet and wild spots are back in action!

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Sensory-Inclusion Activities & Tips for San Diego Kids

From special hours at museums to ride-access programs at theme parks.

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LA’s Top Indoor Playgrounds & Gyms

Need to beat the heat and head indoors? Check out one these indoor playgrounds that are open and nearby.

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Hair Salons for Your Back-to-School Trim

From incredible play spaces to kid haircut experts, these are the salons that really know how to get Portland kids ready for the school year.

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8 Theme Parks with Ultra-Accessibility for the Whole Family

From navigating queue lines to finding quite spaces, we map out the best way for everyone to find their thrills.

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Babies Born in July Are Good Leaders (& Other Interesting Facts)

Know someone born in the 7th month? They’ve got a few big advantages.

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Big Bang: NYC’s 4th of July Family Activities for 2021

It’s summer in the city—here’s where to celebrate the USA!

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A Stunning New Exhibit & Other Fab Reasons to Visit The Morton Arboretum

Looking for nap time-inducing activities? You’ll find those elusive zzz’s after a day well spent at The Morton Arboretum.

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The Best Convertible Car Seats & All-in-One Car Seats for 2021

Find the convertible car seat or all-in-one that fits your car and budget, with the features you want for safety.

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10 Fin-tastic Lessons to Get Kids Swimming

Grab your swim goggles! It’s time for your little fishies to kick it out and have fun too while learning swim basics.

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A Better Bike Trailer That’ll Make You Say, Weehoo!

If your little ones have made you put big rides on hold, break out the bike shorts because we’ve found the perfect solution.

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7 Ways to Help Close COVID-19 Learning Gaps

We found several strategies and resources that are perfect for kids who’ve struggled during this past year.

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Find Your Village: 15 Facebook Groups for Boston Parents

Support, shared knowledge and camaraderie are just a few clicks away.

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Google Families Has Everything You Need to Know About New Tech

Not sure where to start with your kids and technology—start here!

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The Struggle Is Real

“In a year of isolation, we unexpectedly found community. We unexpectedly found joy. We found the ability to, dare I say, thrive in the midst of a chaotic and hectic year.”

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I Knew My Kids Needed to Have Siblings but We Got So Much More

“All siblings are special and their bonds should be celebrated. But, the bond of a special needs sibling is like no other. It is simple and patient and kind.”

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What This Pandemic Has Taught Me about Relationships

“This pandemic seems to have brought out both the worst and the best in people. You learn who unconditionally has your back and whose love was perhaps only conditional.”

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Top 21 Kids Birthday Party Venues in the Bay Area

Whether you are looking for a space-themed soiree or a pizza cooking celebration, these 21 options are guaranteed to make your little one’s birthday party the place to be.

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5 Things Every Special Needs Parent Should Hear

“Here are some gems of advice that I have received from others who have walked this path alongside me, before me, and some of my own.”

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11 All-Abilities Playgrounds That Welcome All Children

Kids of all abilities can play alongside their peers at these playgrounds that are wheelchair accessible and take into consideration the special needs of all children.

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The Real Reason Motherhood Is So Hard

The real reason being a mom today is so hard? The guilt and expectations of motherhood and womanhood are all-encompassing and exhausting.

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101 Must-Try Family Adventures in the San Francisco Bay Area

Boredom? Never! We’ve got 101 of our favorite Bay Area activities here. How many can you check off?

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Turning My Worry into Wonder

“I wonder if she knows I would take all her struggles, confusion, and pain as my own and carry them for her if I could.”

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I’m Just a Mom, Doing Her Best

“If you see me out in public don’t think I’m the mom who has it all together, or the mom that’s a hot mess. I’m simply the mom doing her best.”

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13 Great Podcasts for Portland Kids & Families

Looking for something fun to do to fill the extra time at home? Tune into these Portland podcasts for families.

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25 Women-Owned Bay Area Businesses That Families Love

Shop small and support local women at these local businesses that are full of heart.

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Now Read This! Top Baby, Pregnancy & Parenting Blogs to Follow Now

Straight talk, big laughs and lots of good advice are just seconds away with these blogs for new moms and moms-to-be.

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