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Aw Shucks! The 7 BEST Corn Mazes to Get Lost In

It’s time to get lost (in a good way) in a corn maze. Behold our favorite plains of grain near DC.

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The Perfect Picture Book About Friends Who Are Family

Whether you’re cuddling up on the couch for a mid-afternoon story or winding down at bedtime, a great book brings families together for quality time and important conversations. A must-have for your kiddo’s bookshelf is Stick and Stone: Best Friends…

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Everything You Need to Know about Disney’s New Genie Service

Yep, there’s still a way to skip to the front of the line!

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How to Make It through the Rest of Summer & Keep Your Cool

The endless repetitions of “I’m booooooored…” interspersed with refusals to help around the house and suddenly you’re triggered. Sound familiar?

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Study Finds *This* Could Be the Secret to Happiness

The majority of families are healthier and happier after a road trip.

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How to Avoid Divorce: Expert Tips that Could Save Your Marriage

Marriage is tough. But whatever you do, here are two things you should never do and one to prioritize.

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I Didn’t Know This Would Be the Last Time

I didn’t know that all the days of you asking me for my time, would turn into me asking you for yours.

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The Worst & Best of Parenting

“At times, I cry on my husband’s shoulder because I am so bored and frustrated with being a mother even if the kids haven’t misbehaved the entire day.”

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The Ultimate Family Guide to the Smithsonian National Zoo

Thinking of popping by the zoo soon? To make things easier, here’s a cheat sheet that will help you get the most out of a day spent with furry, feathered, and spiny zoo friends.

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Love Carries Us Through

“Beautiful, heartbreaking, hard work, celebrations, hitting milestones, regressions, starting over. It’s a constant roller coaster of emotions. But the one constant that will never change is our enormous love.”

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Why Parenting a Three-Year-Old Is So Hard

“They will yell at you for giving them the wrong color cup. Without ever telling you what color cup they wanted in the first place.”

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Marie Kondo Is Now a Boy-Mom As She Welcomes New Baby

The “Tidying Up” star recently announced the birth of her third baby.

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3 Tips for Veggie-Averse Toddlers

Arm yourself with these handy tricks to navigate a picky-veggie-eater because toddlers are notorious for changing their preferences overnight.

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Here’s How to Take Your Child to Work In 2021

This year, you’ll find a virtual workshop for kids and their grown-ups that will help inspire and connect.

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A Call for Resilience, Resourcefulness & Gratitude

“Rather than panic, let’s define our future with gratitude and resilience, and show our kids how it’s done. That’s the best lesson we can teach them.”

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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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The Darker Side of Motherhood

“I need breaks from my child sometimes. Not in the cute hiding in the bathroom eating a candy bar way, but in the crying into my pillow wishing I had more endurance and patience way.”

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Where Has the Time Gone?

“It’s just been you and me from the start and as we approach your 3rd birthday I can’t help but reflect back on these past few years. And although some days feel like an eternity, I still catch myself wondering, ‘Where has the time gone?’”

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These Bay Area Museums & Zoos Are Open for Visitors

We know this is the news you’ve been waiting for!

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Featured Creatures: 7 Incredible Animal Encounters

If you need a new adventure your wild things will love, it doesn’t get better than diving with sharks, training rats and cuddling with playful otters.

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Waiting to Hear These 3 Simple Words

“It’s one of those things that most don’t even think about. And it’s something a mother hears a million times over a lifetime unless your child is nonverbal.”

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Michele Obama’s Bestseller Is “Becoming” a Kid’s Book

We’re raising the next generation of leaders and this book is just for them!

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Somewhere in the Middle of Hope

“Hope is the air we breathe during survival mode.”

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7 Important Places to Visit with Kids for Black History Month

Here are places to teach your kids about Black History Month in a tangible, hands-on way.

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What Is Mila Kunis Hiding in the Cheetos Super Bowl Ad?

Shaggy advises her to say, “It wasn’t me!”

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Single Moms with This Arrangement Likely to Earn More: Study

Moms also report feeling more “awesome and proud.”

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The Joys of Motherhood?

“The screaming, the hitting. Every. Single. Day. It makes you wonder why the hell you ever wanted kids in the first place.”

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NYC’s Best Kid-Friendly 2020 New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Here’s the latest on Times Square’s bash, the best online celebrations and daytime activities to do together!

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A Letter to My Son Whose Sister Has Special Needs

“Thank you for loving her and trying to reach her even when she seemed unreachable, for never giving up, and for understanding that her brain worked differently and that it wasn’t her fault.”

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Schleich Culminates 85th Anniversary Celebration with Times Square Billboard

Patti Murin hosted a live virtual viewing party from Times Square.

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