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5 Tips for Taking Family Trips Safely amid the Pandemic

In addition to following local and national health guidelines, check out these savvy, COVID-based travel tips before you start your next family vacation.

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Everyone Out! Atlanta Escape Rooms for Families

For family fun, adventure, thrills, and teamwork, head to a local Atlanta escape room.

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8 Easy Ways to Make Your Halloween Plastic-Free

“Check out these frightfully easy-to-do tips that can make your Halloween just as scary, just less plastic-y.”

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This Book Is an Antidote to Anti-Asian Racism & It’s Available Now

Accurate and truthful information is one way to combat ignorance and help dispel fears. This book does exactly that.

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Parents: Stop Bullying Our Teachers!

“Everyone is doing the best they can, including school board members and teachers. Let’s try to remember that in the new year and show them some compassion.”

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Thankful in the Age of COVID? It’s Possible

“I started thinking about all COVID has taken from us, and while it may go down as one of the most challenging and frustrating times of the modern era, I hope it will also be remembered as one of the most human.”

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Your #1 Goal This School Year? Practicing Compassion

“Being compassionate toward yourself and your family members is all-important right now. It doesn’t mean that you are lowering your standards; it means that you need new standards for these new times.”

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How to Embrace the Uncertainty of Possibility during COVID

“Yet, in a positive light, these unprecedented times can teach us about possibility and may prove to be a fabulous opportunity for kids and parents alike to grow.”

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How the Pandemic Exposed the Truth & Lies I Tell as a Mom

“Turns out the transition to being a big kid does not depend on physically ascending two flights of stairs in school. It’s the abrupt end of accepting a mother’s filtered words as truth.”

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Still Confused about Which Face Mask to Buy? Read This

“Wearing masks can help reduce the possibility that someone with no symptoms could transmit the disease to others. So which one is right for you? We’ve got the answer.”

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What You Need to Know to Keep Your Child’s Health on Track

Remember when your biggest worry about taking them to the doctor was whether or not they’d throw a fit over getting a lollipop flavor they didn’t like?

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Why We Decided to Homeschool This Year & Why You Don’t Have To

“What’s important to remember, whether you chose what I did or the opposite, naysayers are an inevitability.”

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Parents on the First Day of (Home) School

We are all in this together…right?!

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Is It Safe to Send My Child Back to Daycare during COVID-19?

“Choosing whether to send your child back to daycare is not an easy decision. Financial, personal, and societal responsibilities are all factors that need to be considered.”

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COVID-19 Advice from a Family Therapist

“It’s important to be aware of how anxiety is impacting our children and our families. Knowing how to respond to anxious feelings will help keep our families and loved ones calm and safe.”

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Teachers Aren’t Responsible for Saving Our Country

“The pressure on teachers to keep kids safe through sanitary steps, proper mask-wearing, and socially distancing is tremendous making the main function of school—teaching academic content to children—nearly impossible.”

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Breastfeeding during COVID-19? What Every New Mom Needs to Know

Worried about nursing your newborn during COVID-19? This breastfeeding advice can help alleviate your stress.

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How to Create Calm during a Pandemic

“The impact of the lockdown on your family’s mental health, particularly children, may be devastating—here’s how to help your children cope with the anxiety linked to coronavirus.”

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Now You Can Get Face Masks Featuring Your Favorite Nickelodeon Characters

The reusable masks will be available through major retail outlets worldwide later in the summer.

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Will Our Preschoolers Remember Sheltering in Place?

“Today was hard but you fought a dragon, you had a playdate, you learned limits, you grew—a virus notwithstanding.”

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Finding Your Goodness During Quarantine

“Try, try try, I implore you to find a moment in a week for yourself, to have a self-love moment. We all need it.”

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Shrinking the Worry Monster When Worries Are Real

“Learning to shrink the ‘Worry Monster’ has never been so important and with these tools, you and your kids can practice ways to reduce the worry in your lives.”

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We All Need This Pandemic Pick-Me-Up Poem Right Now

The world is a little wacky at the moment but this poem will help make it feel less so.

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A Letter to Our Kids about COVID-19

“You won’t remember Mom and Dad scrambling to come up with activities to do besides watching TV or not being able to have playdates. But we will all remember the positive attitude that comes from this time of social isolation.”

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Carson Daly Baby

Carson and Siri Daly Welcome Fourth Child

She joins proud siblings Jackson James (11), Etta Jones (7) and London Rose (5).

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How to Keep Calm and Stay Sane at Home

“As we all get into the groove of working from home, cooking three meals a day, online classes for the kids and social distancing, we also need to pay attention to staying sane, healthy and reaching out to those who are alone and could potentially be impacted by social distancing more than many of us.”

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Hi, I Am the Immunocompromised Person You Are Saving

“You are isolating yourself because you want to save me, and I adore you for it.”

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Coronavirus Homeschooling: What Your Kids Really Need to Learn

“After what seemed like a 100 hours of planning, I began to realize that what I want my kids to learn isn’t going to fit neatly into my 45 minute time blocks or available on any free trial educational websites. Beyond math worksheets and at-home science experiments, there are larger life lessons to learn.”

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Kristen Bell Shares Pepper Trick to Teach Kids The Importance of Hand Washing

This trick is a great way to get kids washing their hands.

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Disneyland to Close for Precautionary Measures Starting Sat. Mar. 14

In an abundance of caution, the Happiest Place on Earth is closing for only the fourth time ever.

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TikTok Handwashing Challenge

This New TikTok Challenge May Help Your Kids Stay Healthy

The viral dance teaches the proper handwashing technique.

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Disney World to Remain Closed Until Further Notice Due to Coronavirus Concerns

The Disney Cruise Line has also suspended all new departures.

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Sick Day

What Parents Need to Know about the Coronavirus

With over 100,000 confirmed cases globally, what does that mean for you and your family?

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