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It’s the gift that keeps on giving.+ read more
Treat someone special to Lindt Truffles and Farmgirl Flowers.+ read more
You won’t find a better deal on roses than this.+ read more
Chances are you have glasses and food coloring at home, which means you’ve already got about half the supplies needed for these simple experiments.+ read more
The kits are only available for a limited time.+ read more
Procrastinate much? We’ve got thoughtful ideas that don’t take long to whip together.+ read more
Drew Barrymore’s new home goods collection is all about fab florals.+ read more
Now you can shop fall, Joanna Gaines-style.+ read more
These stylish picks do a whole lot more than just look good in your kid’s room.+ read more
All it takes is getting down on my toddlers’ level and taking a good look around.+ read more
A magician and a behavioral analyst walk into a bar…(OK, not really, but you get the idea.)+ read more
Being a mom is the entering of uncharted territory.
Being a mom is packing a hospital bag as one version of yourself and coming home as another, tethered to a new life, now forever in your charge.
Being a mom…
A cool science trick that miraculously saves the day.+ read more
It’s the Friday before Mother’s Day and my ten-year-old son, Matthew, comes home from school holding a gift that’s wrapped in pink tissue paper and tied with yellow ribbon.
“It’s for you for Mother’s Day,”…+ read more
Having a birthday party for your child means inviting lots of other children round, and all of them become at least partly your responsibility. You need to make sure that everything is as safe as possible before you…
Try to re-consider what you are saying when the sentence starts with the word “You”.
I told this to my children early on and hold it as a personal principle.
Why? Because, words…+ read more
We’ve found a few uses for umbrellas new and old that will soon have you singing in the rain.+ read more
Are you New Yorker enough to use a photo of your kid with its unofficial doughy mascot as your holiday card? Just asking.+ read more
“This lamp has my childhood in it.” was the simple title of the set of photos posted to Reddit in 2012. For some reason, it is trending again now on Facebook with this meme.
In case you’re wondering what to…+ read more
Friday nights at Multnomah Arts Center can get downright dirty. Polliwogs and their progenitors can be found transforming clumps of clay into monster menageries and goofy goblets. The MAC’s ceramics studio transforms into a magical clay playground where creativity abounds.…+ read more
So you’re not the parent who makes personalized goodie bags and plans themed parties down to the engraved napkins. That doesn’t mean your child can’t have a birthday party bursting with creativity. Art-based parties are where the kids shine most,…+ read more