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Trash the To-Do List & Do This Instead

As mothers, we’re trained not to rock the boat. Heck, we are the boat keeping everything afloat. But then I decided to do something that actually makes me happy for once.

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10 Low-Maintenance Summer Plants You Can Have Delivered

Bring some fresh air and a pop of green into your summer space.

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Why People Born in June Are More Social (& Other Fun Facts)

They can be a handful at times, but babies born in the sixth month are also creative, forgiving, and cheerful people.

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9 IKEA Finds Perfect for Summer

We found the newest seasonal stuff from your favorite affordable design store.

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Get Growing! Your Guide to Gardening with Kids in NYC

Too soon? Not according to our experts! Here’s the dirt on soil, starting seeds, supplies & more!

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Hello, Sunshine! Parent-Tested Tips to Help Your Baby Adjust to Daylight Saving Time

Are you prepared for Daylight Saving Time? Here’s how to help your baby adjust to a new sleep schedule.

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In Search of Alone Time

“In an attempt to find some alone time, I realized that I am blessed to never feel alone, even when one set of footprints, my own, trails behind in the snow.”

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Why February Babies Tend to Be Happier (According to Studies)

We aren’t surprised that many people with this birth month tend to be happier (according to studies).

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Kids & Family on The Roku Channel Turns One

They are celebrating with new content from Ryan’s World and more.

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S’mores Science Project: A Sweet Conclusion

Learn how to make s’mores by harnessing the energy of the sun!

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6 Incredibly Easy Rainbow Science Experiments

Today is Find a Rainbow Day. If you can’t find one, make one of your own, right in your kitchen, porch or stoop.

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4 Tips to Help You Get Through Winter Sickness

“Life doesn’t stop just because you’re sick. So how did I make it through? Here are my tips for making the best of a situation when you aren’t feeling your best.”

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ALDI’s Glow-in-the-Dark Succulents Are the Perfect Nightlight

Your kids will actually be excited for bedtime.

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Back-to-School Sleep Tips

No matter what might have happened over summer vacation, now is the time to get your child’s sleep back on track so they can have a well-rested and successful school year.

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How to Watch The Rare Super Blood Wolf Moon Lunar Eclipse

Don’t miss this rare event with your little stargazers.

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How to Teach Your Kids to Save the Planet, One Light-Switch at a Time

Decreasing your family’s energy consumption is no simple task—but it is achievable.

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Of Course Disney’s First Solar Farm Is Shaped Like Mickey Mouse

Disney is going green in this huge, you-can’t-miss-it way.

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Joanna Gaines Gets Real about Pulling an All-Nighter with a Newborn at Age 40

Those newborn all-nighters never get easier even by baby number five.

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If You Use a Car Seat Mirror You’ll Want to Watch This Video ASAP

A popular car seat accessory could pose a hidden danger.

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New Genetic Tests Can Reveal Whether or Not Your Baby Will Like Cilantro

BabyGlimpse lets you explore more than 20 different passed-down traits.

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This Is Why I Will Unapologetically Cherish My Daughter’s Childhood

“Mama! Everybody in the world is so nice and everybody loves me!”

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My daughter told me this over pizza, on her third birthday. I affirmed her proclamations and kept eating. I can’t tell her the…

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Letters to My Kids on their First Day of School

Pinch me. Are we really here?
Though this has been a day we’ve known would come-and have been anticipating-our last first day of school stateside has finally arrived. My daughter Madeline has entered her Senior Year and my son, Jackson,…

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3 Tips I Learned to Help Your Baby Sleep Better This Summer (So You Can Too)

Look, I love me some summer.  But when you’ve got a little one who already doesn’t sleep through the night, it can feel like Summer is playing an evil trick on you.  

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Gardening Could Get Easier With This Weeding Robot

Tired of weeding? Get the solar-powered weeding robot to do it for you.

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Photos of Moms-To-Be as Mermaids Are Enchanting Instagram

It’s the latest trend in baby bump pics and it’s catching on faster than you can say hashtag pregnant mermaid.

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How to Keep Your Evergreen Wreath Ever Green

Keep your holiday wreath and decor fresher a little longer with these tips and tricks.

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Why Being A Party Girl Will Make Me A Great Mom

The Little Things Collaboration By Niki Jones & edited by Dani Lee
Vodka on the rocks with three limes was my signature drink by the time I was 18. Some would call that drinking like a boss. Now at 32, I look…

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Today Is So Long Summer Day

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Today Is So Long Summer Day

See you next year.

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Hold on to that summertime feeling by trying to complete a few more items on this sunshiney bucket list.

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Pretend like vacation hasn’t ended with a last…

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A Tour of LA Through 10 Kid’s Books

These great kids books take place right here in LA, so you can read at bedtime and explore by daylight!

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Learning Is Not Easy … and Sometimes You Scrape Your Knees

We are pretty spoiled when it comes to weather in California but Spring here is just magic. Cool breeze, bright beaming sunlight, and a whole lot of greenery (Thank you, El Niño). We’ve recently located a trail, great for families, on…

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Northwest Trek Review

The first time I went to Northwest Trek, I was visiting my cousins who lived down the street from there. I remember seeing big animals in the wild and it felt like I was somewhere in the mid-West. The park…

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How to Make a Flower Bouquet with Only 3 Supplies

Make a bouquet of vibrant flowers. No soil, water or sunlight required!

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