Here’s Why Families Are Dancing in Their Kitchens

L.O.L. Surprise!’s survey provides insights into family dance parties.

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This Hospital Celebrates Reading with a Sweet NICU Book Event

Here’s why reading is important to newborns!

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How to Play Pretend With Your Kids in 5 Easy Steps (& Legit Have Fun, Too)

One mom’s amazingly unique and practical suggestions for how to play pretend with your children.

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Twin Moms Recreate Adorable Maternity Photos One Year Later

This photographer recreated the timeless images of twins (now with babes in tow) one year later.

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Saddle Up for These 11 Cowboy (& Cowgirl) Destinations

Today is National Day of the Cowboy and if you’ve got a little cowpoke in your stables, you’ll want to plan a vaycay to one of these sweet places.

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Having Our 3rd Child Finally Gave Me This Surprising Realization about Myself

“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery,” they say; but is it? To a certain degree, I’m inclined to agree – but often times when we look at someone else, what we are seeing is only one dimensional. We see…

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Little Boy’s Mind Is Blown by World’s Largest Unboxing of Truck

A three-year-old truck lover got the surprise of his lifetime.

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This Dog’s Maternity Shoot Is Adorable & Just What You Need Today

This four-legged, mama-to-be is stealing the hearts of internet users everywhere.

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Seedfolks: A One-Woman, Must-See Show Now Playing at SCT

This latest production playing at the Seattle Children’s Theatre is ready to plant the seeds of imagination, kindness and generosity in the minds of all who see it.

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A Must-See Magical & Time-Honored Classic Hits the SCT Stage

Whether you’re a longtime Narnia fan or new to the magical and majestic world, you’re bound to revel in the beauty of C.S. Lewis’ The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.

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Today Is Tricycle Day



Today Is Tricycle Day

Ride on!


If you like it, then you shoulda’ put a bell on it, and 9 other cool ways to trick out your trikes.


Go the distance (or go for speed) by…

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A Birthday Party Like No Other: Accomplice for Kids

NYC’s seasoned adventure theater company is now staging its first production for young audiences. Get clued in now!

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Feelin’ Your Feed: Local Insta-Parents to Follow

If a scroll through Instagram is how you celebrate getting your little one down for a nap, then this list is for you.

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New Summer Art Exhibits to Beat the Heat and Ignite Imaginations

Looking for a well air-conditioned activity? Check out one of the city’s new and notable art exhibits for kids. We’ll see you by the indoor waterfall!

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Inspire Your Child to Write with Young Writers’ Academy

Come join Young Writers’ Academy creative writing camps in Bellevue and Redmond, and create a short story, a staged play, or an unsolvable, plot-twisting mystery! These fun and engaging camps are dedicated to helping students ages 7-13 increase their love…

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Broadway for Beginners: What You Should Know Before Taking Your Kids

Much like visiting the Met on a rainy day, kicking a ball around Central Park or grabbing a slice on the street­­­ –catching a Broadway show is just another part of life for a New York City kid. However, ticket…

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May Hot List – Los Angeles Sales, Deals and Family Fun

$50 off Regular Family Session at Shoots and Giggles Photography

Spring time is here, and what better way to enjoy it than to have a fun family portrait session in bright sunny skies? To add to the great Southern California…

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Bay Area Kids Theater and Shows

Do your kids love shows on stage, real swashbuckling action and choreographed musicals? Then children’s theater is for you and the Bay Area offers an impressive number of troupes that perform specially for children, and sometimes with children on stage.…

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Seattle Kids’ Music Classes

Do your little ones love to crank up the tunes on your iPod? Got a mini Mozart on your hands? Whether it’s staging a dance party in the family room or winding down to lullabies at bedtime, babies and kids…

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Explore: Dublin Hills Regional Park

Here’s a place with nothing to hinder the child’s imagination. Explore East Bay Regional Park’s newest addition, Dublin Hills Park which opened a couple of summers ago – most of the wide open space was formerly a no-trek zone.

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A Pair of New Books Moms Will Love

Books on Babes 
Expecting a baby soon or need a unique baby shower gift this spring/summer (’tis the season)? Be sure to check out a brand-new parenting book by Seattle husband and wife duo, Kerry Colburn and Rob Sorenson. Hot…

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Julia Kuskin Photography

Natural Beauty

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Whoever said ‘A picture tells a thousand words’ has never seen the photography work of Ballard mom Julia Kuskin. For Kuskin’s work – timeless snapshots of children in their everyday actions – is…

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