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A Hack to Foster Your Child’s Self-Awareness & Build Their Resilience

Our job as parents is to help our kids learn to reflect on their experiences, not just have an experience.

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Voyage to Vietnam with the Portland Children’s Museum New Exhibit!

Take a journey to Vietnam with the Portland Children’s Museum new special exhibit, now through May 6! Kids can try out musical instruments, clothes, go on a market shopping trip, create a fireworks show or perform a lion dance!

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The Lessons I Learned From Watching My Kids Play Sports

My kids have reached the age where they’ve started in athletics and are old enough for it to actually be competitive and not just adorable.  I would watch the parents of professional athletes on tv specials say things like, “Kobe’s…

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Overcoming My Personal Breastfeeding Fears

With my previous two children nursing outside my own home gave me all sorts of worry and anxiety. In fact, the only places I would nurse, if I really had to, were secluded bedrooms in other people’s homes. Never where anyone…

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Today Is National #WinniethePooh Day

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Today Is National #WinniethePooh Day

“‘Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.’” —A.A. Milne

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Are you a bouncy Tigger or a timid Piglet? Take that’s our quiz and find out which Winnie the…

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5 Characters You’re Going to Love from the New Movie “SING”

Beeline it to the movie theater for the brand-new animated movie, SING that debuts on December 21. Meet the characters and buy your tickets today!

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Get On Your Feet! Where to Try Standup Paddleboarding

Bored with your family’s usual water ways? Consider the latest trend in lakefront navigation: standup paddleboarding.

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That’s Some Pig! Storybook Oinkers We Love

Our favorite storybook piggies, all in a row.

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Put Down the Duckie: 9 Household Items to Play with in the Bath

Splish splash! We’ve got 9 easy ideas for bath time fun using ordinary household items.

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Scared Silly: Halloween Haunts for Atlanta Kids

Looking to scare up some spooks this Halloween? For older kids who crave a thrill and a chill, these haunted houses will bring the holiday to life. Leave the timid toddlers at home—these ghost encounters and zombie hunts are only…

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Organicasaurus Cheese Snack

This snack may be brand new, but the inspiration behind it is millions of years old. Prehistoric snackers will get a huge kick out of Good Boy Organics’ newest snack, Organicasaurus Cheddar Cheese Dinos.

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Creating a Perfect Playspace: Debbie Solomon

We’re teaming up with Blue Shield of California to celebrate local San Diego moms who have inspired us to seek healthy, balanced lives.  This week, meet Debbie Solomon, Founder of Kid and Gym Ventures.

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5 Must-See Family Concerts in September

Kid’s music, if you haven’t been paying close attention, has come a long way since Raffi, Barney, and The Wiggles.  Sure, there are still earnest folkies, costumed characters, and manufactured cheesiness being bandied about, but right there under your nose…

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