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Celebrating the Holidays During the Pandemic

Celebrating the Holidays During the Pandemic

While running errands last weekend I heard on the radio that in 2019, 55 million Americans traveled on Thanksgiving weekend and over 155 million traveled between December 21-January 1st. My family accounted for five of ...

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Making Hygge Happen: 9 Ways to Stay Cozy with Your Family this Winter

Making Hygge Happen: 9 Ways to Stay Cozy with Your Family this Winter

Slippery roads, wet wintery flakes, and persistent runny noses are all hallmarks of the coldest season of the year. But with chilly weather (and a pandemic), it’s also the perfect time to slow down, savor ...

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How Do You Celebrate Your Hispanic/Latino Heritage?

How Do You Celebrate Your Hispanic/Latino Heritage?

Hispanic Heritage Month is coming to a close, but celebrating different cultures is important all year round. Whether your family is of Hispanic/Latino heritage, or you’re just interested in learning more, there are many traditions ...

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New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids

Though New Year’s Eve can seem like a holiday that’s more geared toward adults, there are lots of ways to get kids involved in the fun. Here we share our ideas for how to make ...

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21 Creative First Day of School Ideas for Parents

21 Creative First Day of School Ideas for Parents

Back to school season is here, and if your child is heading off to Kindergarten, you may be thinking about ways to make her first day special. Or you may need ideas to help ease ...

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Celebrating International Mud Day

Celebrating International Mud Day

As a parent, the combination of water and dirt may seem like a recipe for disaster, but for kids, mud can be a fun way to play and learn at the same time! That’s where ...

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Volunteering as a Family: Finding Ways to Give Back

Volunteering as a Family: Finding Ways to Give Back

Raising caring, giving children is an important goal for any parent. But even for those with the best intentions, busy schedules and the work/life juggle can make it hard to find the time to identify ...

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8 St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Kids

8 St. Patrick’s Day Activities for Kids

There’s more to St. Patrick’s Day than wearing green! What else can you do with your child to celebrate this springtime holiday? Take a look at these eight St. Patrick’s Day activities for kids. Eat ...

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6 Activities for the Chilly Days Ahead

6 Activities for the Chilly Days Ahead

No matter where your family lives, you’re bound to have at least a couple of winter days that make it too cold (it’s all relative — temperatures drop in sunny states like Arizona and Florida, ...

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Our 10 Favorite Fall Traditions

Our 10 Favorite Fall Traditions

The fall season is all about fun family time, a delicious harvest, tasty food, and giving thanks. And you can do it all without the heat of summer…or the stress of the holidays! We’ve rounded ...

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