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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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Patrick Mahomes & Brittany Matthews Welcome Their First Child

The NFL player and his fiance are now parents.

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35 Hilariously Sweet Valentine’s Jokes for Kids

Looking for a few laughs this Valentine’s Day (or maybe a cute joke to put in their lunch)? These silly little jokes should do just the trick.

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Who Needs Chocolate When You Have This NEW Disney + Goldfish Treat?

These snack packs are the perfect Valentine’s Day treat.

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Make Valentine’s Day a Little Sweeter with Dylan’s Candy Bar

They make expressing your love deliciously easy.

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Can You Be Allergic to Valentine’s Day? You Totally Could Be

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It’s tough to plan a flawless date for that special valentine when allergies and asthma can get in the way. Allergies are the 6th leading cause of chronic illness in the U.S. with an annual cost in…

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The Valentine’s Day Gift That No Kid Wants

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Ah, Valentine’s Day: is there any other holiday besides Halloween more closely linked with candy, dessert, flowers and jewelry? Read on for some tips to make this holiday a safe one for those you love the most, both…

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21 Things That Happen When You Become a Mom

Motherhood changes you in wild and wonderful ways. There are also funny-but-true things you never imagined. We share our favorites here.

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Heart to Heart: Valentine’s Day Fun Around the District

Consider yourself warned, our local round up of heart-warming Valentine’s activities is like a delicious box of heart-shaped chocolates—one just isn’t enough.

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Dear Sweetheart: You Are the Smelly Kid in Class

“You are perfect and beautiful and strong and lovely, but you must be clean.”

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: April 13, 2018

Thank you, Twitter parents for making us laugh this week.

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Skittles Just Released New Flavors for Valentine’s Day That You’re Going to Love

These new flavors probably won’t be around after Valentine’s Day, so grab them while you can.

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Remembering the Last Christmas with our Daughter

This morning I woke up early, missing you… and I came downstairs, made a cup of coffee, turned on all the beautiful twinkling lights on our Christmas trees, and looked at the five stockings hung on our fireplace mantel. There’s…

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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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Local Gift Guide! Great Finds and Experiences Near You

No need to shop ’til you drop! We’ve got you covered with ideas that’ll get you excited AND support local businesses.

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Parenting a Teenage Boy Taught Me to Speak Less, Listen More

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My latest mission, along with mindfulness (when I can remember) is positive self-reflection. Particularly in the parenting department. I have decided that rather than laying my head on the pillow each night with thoughts of  ‘well that…

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Why You’ll Want to Follow This Incredible Road Tripping Family

This adventurous couple took off on a journey of a lifetime and they have the pics and videos to prove it.

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Say ‘I Love You’ with Windy City Style

Throw a little love at your main squeeze AND support local businesses. Two birds. One stone.

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These Parents Quit Their Jobs to Travel the World With Their Toddler

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When new parents Terry and Jennifer Constant found that their jobs were getting in the way of spending time with their newborn they decided to quit, sell their house, and travel the world in a…

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The Day My Kids Discovered the Truth…About Chicken

When I was a kid I don’t know if my parents specifically told me about the relationship between animals and the meat that we eat. Honestly though, I don’t know if I ever asked. Looking back, there was no real…

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6 Types of Youth Sports Moms

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It’s that time of the year again, when cute little kids wearing too big of uniforms try their darndest to impress their parents while having to choose between chasing the ball or chasing the butterfly. It’s youth sports…

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An Abundance of Daughters

In the last two weeks I’ve had over a dozen run-ins with complete strangers who have raised all girls. Some with four. Most with three. All without boys. I know my situation makes me aware of these things more than normal and…

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11 Donut Shops You Need in Your Life

National Donut Day is just around the corner! Click through our album for ideas on where to get knee-high in sugary goodness to celebrate this sweet day!

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Sweets for Your Sweet: Locally Made Valentine’s Day Goodies

From chocolate bars to dorian cake to vegan treats, these local establishments have what you need for your sweeties for Valentine’s Day.

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20 Fun Words to Learn for Dictionary Day

We’ve rounded up 20 interesting words to learn on National Dictionary Day.

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Jokes On Us: 5 Funny Quotes on Parenting

Looking for a few laughs before you tackle that pile of toys? Read our favorite quotes from comedians on parenting.

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From the Heart: 6 Places to Decorate Valentine’s Day Treats

From edible valentines to displayable valentines, here’s where you can spread the love (and the cupcake frosting) with your pint-sized sweetie.

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