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How to Avoid Divorce: Expert Tips that Could Save Your Marriage

Marriage is tough. But whatever you do, here are two things you should never do and one to prioritize.

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Could We BE More Excited? HBO Max Announces Date for “Friends” Reunion

The gang’s getting back together in the one where the “Friends” reunite.

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The Inside Scoop on the New Crane Cove Park (& Why You’re Gonna Love It)

This Dogpatch gem will be your new go-to spot for some splashing in the Bay, we know it!

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11 Easy Lunar New Year Projects for Kids

From paper lanterns and red envelopes to lunar calendars and more, we’ve got great craft ideas to celebrate the Year of the Ox.

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Let Lucky Foods Inspire Your Meals this Year!

“Looking for some food inspiration? Take a look at these foods that are supposed to bring good luck in the New Year?”

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5 Predictions for Divorce in 2021 from a Divorce Attorney

While divorce is always painful no matter what the year, here is how the landscape of divorce may change in 2021.

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This Is Halloween: 20+ Freaky-Fun Facts about the Spookiest Holiday

Ever wonder where many of our Halloween traditions came from? The answer is easy: Ireland.

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NASA Astronaut Joins “Reading with Role Models” Series

Kids can listen to a free virtual story time featuring everyday heroes. 

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Here’s Why I Don’t Tell My Kids to Have a Good Day—& What I Say Instead

“I don’t just want my children to have a good day—even though that is important to me.”

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Chris Hemsworth Is Peak Dad Goals: “I’d Rather Be with My Kids”

This “Thor” actor’s favorite role is decidedly more down to Earth.

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Calling All Jan Bradys: America Actually Wants More Middle Children

Three—or more—is becoming the magic number again among families.

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PSA: If Jessica Alba Wants to Keep Her Parenting Fails Private, That’s Okay

In a world of celebrity parenting fails, Jessica Alba prefers to keep her cards close to her chest—and we’re here for her.

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What Your 3-Year-Old *Really* Wants You to Know

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It’s well established in the parenting world and in humanity as whole that no two people are exactly the same. This is no different with small children and obviously rings true when talking about parents as well.…

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Our 10 All-Time Favorite Pieces of Parenthood Wisdom

These outside-the-box parenting lessons weave into the fabric of your life, create meaning and leave you glowing with wisdom.

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Dads Don’t Babysit.

A little while back I made a comment about how I had to “babysit my kids.” My wife gently reminded me that watching my kids isn’t actually babysitting. Instead it is something called “parenting.”
Dads don’t babysit. We parent. We…

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5 Things You Can Make With Bow Tie Pasta

Today all you have to do is look in your cupboard to discover a wealth of fun.

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Rainy-Day Birthday Party Venues

Who needs sunshine when you have indoor bike tracks, trampolines and rock walls? Here’s where to have a birthday party when it’s rainy.

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11 DIY Projects (with Natural Ingredients) for the Handsy Tot

Kids love using their hands and mouths to explore the world, and with these 11 all-natural DIY projects, we say let them!

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From Rainbow Soap to Edible Finger Paint: 9 Simple Projects That Delight

Throw it back old school with imaginative play reminiscent of your childhood with these nine engaging projects. From creating rainbow soap to edible finger paint, your kids will delight in how much fun they can have sans a power cord.

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DIY Makeover: A Must-See Inspiring Art Studio

With all that artistic energy waiting to be released, an art room is the perfect space for kids to get inspired. Check out this amazing room makeover (from a home gym, no less!) and get inspired.

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Homemade Fun: An Indoor Playroom Transformed

Step down into the basement of this Pacific Northwest family home and you’ll find way more than meets the eye. What was once a basement den filled with leather couches and a fireplace is now transformed into a brightly lit,…

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From Bloggers to CEO’s: Power Moms Who Totally Rock

In one way or another we’re all power moms, right? Whether we spend the day in an office, a classroom or on the playground, the fact that we’re able to juggle so many schedules and responsibilities, while still managing to…

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Date Night: The New MOHAI

There’s something ironic about a museum devoted to documenting a city’s progress getting booted out of its home in the name of progress.

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Then again, the team at Seattle’s Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI)…

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Date Night: Dine Around Seattle is Back

A great way to dine on a budget and try new restaurants around town – Dine Around Seattle returns this November 2012 – with restaurants offering 3-course meals for $30. The selection of eateries is amazing – and you can…

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3 Cozy Tahoe Lodges for the Perfect Getaway

One of the great aspects of the Lake Tahoe region is that you can find whatever lodging your are looking for in a getaway. Running the gamut from rustic basic to over-the-top opulent, these inns, lodges, motels, hotels, chalets and…

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August Hot List: Portland Sales and Deals

Hello Portland. This is our first Hot List. Once a month we’ll send you an email with sales, deals and exclusive offers from our local business partners. This month, take advantage of a discount on family portraits (50% Off!), summer…

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Explore: Great Seattle Beachwalks

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Summer may still be half-a-calendar away, but it’s never the wrong time for a walk on the beach with the bambino. Seattle is surrounded by treasure-rich beaches and, if you know where to look—and we do—you can get…

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