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Celebrate Your Baby’s First Birthday Without a Party

Zoo, aquarium or art project. Which is your fave?

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13 Netflix Hacks & Secret Codes You Need to Know About

Cleaning up your browsing history is a game-changer.

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What to Do if Your Kid Wants to Create Their Own YouTube Channel

Don’t worry; they won’t be at risk if you do it right.

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Want to Raise Respectful Kids? Then You Need to Do This First

If you think your kids aren’t watching you, hearing you or taking in the energy you are putting out into the community—yelling or cussing at another driver who may have cut you off—then you are missing the bigger picture.

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What I Didn’t Understand About Being a Working Mom Before I Was One

It goes without saying that working mamas are absolute badasses, but there was a lot I didn’t realize until I became a working mom myself.

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Passing Resilience to Our Children

“Resilience is about getting up, finding a new path, and moving forward to ultimately achieve your goals and dreams.”

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The Boob Tube: 10 TV Series to Watch While You’re Breastfeeding or Bottle-Feeding

Keep yourself entertained on those long, sleepless nights with these 10 binge-worthy TV shows.

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Taking the (Parenting) Plunge

“Several years ago, we put our oldest in swim lessons. We thought this was going to be an easy process. Man were we wrong.”

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To My Son, on Your 18th Birthday

“Out of all the little boys in the world, how did I get the very best one?”

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Best Buddies: 5 Ways Having a Pet Benefits Your Baby

Considering adding a four-legged friend to your fam? Here are five ways they benefit babies.

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To the Mother of a Child with a Disability This Mother’s Day

“Some of you may have never even heard your child call you ‘Mom.’ But they know you are Mom.”

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“Stand By Me” Is Making a Nostalgic Return to the Big Screen

This ’80s fave film is coming back to theaters for two days in May.

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28 Netflix Shows Every Parent Should Binge-Watch

Get a break and settle in for a good binge-watch sesh.

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My Daughter Saved Me in the Most Unexpected Way

“The script in my mind, for most of my life, was that by watching my daughter with my husband, I was going to heal vicariously through them and their love. That’s not reality. And, none of that happened.”

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How My Son’s Diagnosis Taught Me More about Myself

“My entire life was changed two years ago by one word. But it’s the best change that could have happened to me.”

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The Power of Forgiveness

“The world would be a much better place if we all could show more empathy and forgiveness in our lives. And maybe, if we taught our children to be more forgiving, then maybe we could be more forgiving ourselves.”

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My New Forever

“I couldn’t bear to think about forever then, I could barely think of what would happen between now and his next birthday. I just needed to get through today.”

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I Want to Be the “Yes” Mom Again

“What I thought was going to be a few days off from school is now approaching the ten-month mark and I am very patiently waiting for the day I can start to say ‘yes’ again and again and again.”

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11 Things Every Mom Learns with Her Second Child

If you’re considering a second child, here’s what to expect. And if you’re a mom of two, you’ll find solidarity in these two-kid truths.

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The Frightening World of Self-Injurious Behavior

“With therapies, medications, and love we will grow through this. We have to. It’s all we can do. We wake up every day and start all over just like everyone else.”

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Why We Celebrate

“I still have PTSD from our NICU days which is why we choose to celebrate, especially the anniversary we got to bring our baby home.”

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The Year of the Forgotten Children

“​​​​​​​With all my might, I will push to be the brightest beaming lighthouse he needs, to navigate this life, but I am just one light in this dark, wide ocean.”

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10 Weird Facts About Portland Every Kid Should Know

Every kid should know these Portland facts. Read on to brush up on your Portland trivia.

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Here’s How to Watch “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” This Year

This iconic childhood fave is practically a Turkey Day staple—and here’s where and when you can watch it with your fam this year.

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Charlie Brown Holiday Specials Return to Broadcast TV

The specials will stream on Apple TV+, in addition to airing ad free on PBS and PBS KIDS.

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Chatbooks Is Hosting Virtual Santa Visits & It’s Free

They’ll even take your photo with Santa.

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These Netflix Secret Codes Will Deliver You Holiday Movies STAT

These secret codes are all you need for a very merry Netflix Christmas.

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“The Mandalorian” Special Look Debuts on ESPN’s Monday Night Football

The new season finds the Mandalorian and the Child continuing their journey.

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What Is Tech Shabbat and Why We Started It during the Pandemic

“The goal has been to significantly reduce our screen time (at least for one day) and spend some quality time together as a family. Six months later, we still have Saturday screen-free days and surprisingly, it’s gone better than expected.”

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The Cartoon That Taught My Daughter Her First Swear Word

“This is a true story about YouTube content gone wrong, and sadly, one that a lot of parents are familiar with.”

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General Mills Introduces the Ultimate Saturday Morning Taste Comeback

Mario Lopez will host the event, which is curated by Tribeca Drive-In.

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