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Mother's Day Meaningful, personal Mother's Day gift ideas for every mom you know

It can be tough to come up with gift ideas for Mom. Most of us want to give her something meaningful: a gift that sho...

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Kids DIY Activity Spinners for Kids

Help kids come up with little ways to change the world.

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Kids Beyond texting: Teaching kids the art of letter writing

So often, it’s the littlest hearts and hands that have the biggest ideas, the hugest hopes, the greatest love. And...

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Mother's Day The history of Mother’s Day: Fraught beginnings and fun facts

Ah, Mother’s Day. The one day a year we spoil the women who spoil us the other 364. I think we all can agree Mother’s...

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Christmas Baby’s First Christmas Ideas

Baby's first Christmas means more fun, more cuteness, more joy...and definitely more wonder as you see the holiday se...

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Easter 10+ Easter Care Package Ideas to Help You Share Springtime Joy

Easter means something different to everyone. Maybe you and your family always have a huge egg hunt. Or you have a tr...

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Card Ideas Birthday wishes for friends: What to write in a friend's birthday card

Our friends are like the family we choose—they answer our texts, give us Netflix and skincare recommendations, and ho...

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Mother's Day 40+ Mother’s Day Activities That Aren’t Brunch

Stumped for new ways to celebrate the women in your life on Mother’s Day? Not interested in that three-hour waitli...

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Kids Teaching Kids about Gratitude

I think most parents are like me—we don’t want our kids to grow up with a sense of entitlement. We want to teach o...

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Baby What to Say When a Friend Loses a Baby: Messages of Love and Support

Losing a baby, no matter how it happens—or how early in the pregnancy—is devastating. It’s a time of sadness when ...

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Halloween 25+ ideas for creating Halloween family fun at home

So many of my favorite childhood memories are of Halloween family fun: sorting and trading candy with my sister, dres...

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Kids Share the Love: Teaching Kids about Kindness

As parents, we want our children to understand concepts like empathy and kindness. We want to