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Awesome Must-Experience Apple Picking Outings

U-pick apple orchards are just a stone’s throw away. Here are six great ones you have to visit.

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5 Unexpected Things I’ve Learned from My Daughter

“It’s hard to remember her wisdom sometimes when she is picking her nose and handing it to me ..but there is no doubt that becoming the mother to this little being has totally transformed me. Here are some of the unexpected things I learned from her.”

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This Surprising Idea Saved Our Weekends

“This unexpected idea not only changed our weekends for the better, but we realized it also gave our kids a sense of responsibility and accomplishment.”

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GigaPets Are Back & They’re Better Than Ever

Your favorite digital pets are back with upgrades for 2020.

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This Study Shows the Stress Working Parents Face Could Actually Cost Them Their Jobs

Working parents face the difficult choice between wanting to take on more at work and being present for their family.

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Getting Pumped for Work When You’re a Nursing Mama

As I am shifting back to work full time, here are my tips for nursing moms to smoothly transition to pumping at the office.

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We Picked the Best Fall Farms Around

Read on to discover five of our favorite fall u-pick farms.

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Spring Thing: March on Over to These Spots Now!

We’re not lion — catch these before they’re gone!

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McDonald’s Is Making Some Pretty Major Changes to Its Happy Meals

McDonald’s wants to make Happy Meals healthier, which means big changes are coming.

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7 Surprising Findings About How Parents & Their Kids Use Social Media

This survey might just clue you in to what you’re missing when it comes to your child’s online life.

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What Are the 2018 Whole Foods Top Food Trends?

These foods are going to rule your world next year.

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I Think That Every Single Mom Will Benefit From Hearing This Perspective

A Spoke contributor gives a real-life perspective about balancing the bad with the good.

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Trove: A New Storage Service That Will Make Parents Rejoice

Trove is a clutter-despising parent’s dream. With a few clicks of your smart phone, you’ll be able to Marie Kondo your stuff away, then have it delivered right back to you whenever you need it.

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She Learned It From Me

I have always hated the game Simon Says. For those of you unfamiliar with this frustrating activity, let me break it down for you. It’s a childhood game where someone stands before you and a group of people pretending to…

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Think on This: An Exhibit on Learning Where Kids Can Play

A new and free exhibit, “The Wonder of Learning: The Hundred Languages of Children,” tells the story of the Reggio Emilia approach to learning. Here’s why your kids will love the interactive exhibit, too.

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Just Opened: The LEGO Store Flatiron District

The Danish company’s newest flagship destination is massive and brick-tastic!

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New Family Games for Endless Fun

Gather the fam and play a game! These new finds are good for bonding, team-building and non-stop giggles.

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6 Ways to Green Your Holiday Cards, Invitations and More

For many families, the holidays just aren’t complete without a memorable holiday card or a festive party invitation. While your holiday greeting traditions should continue, we suggest that this year, why not help the environment while saving yourself time and…

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