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Pinterest Wins for Working Parents

Pinterest Wins for Working Parents

Today’s post was written by Emily Saunderson, a Bright Horizons employee and mom to two daughters: I read recently that 42 percent of mothers say they sometimes suffer from Pinterest stress. And while Pinterest is the ...

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#BH5MinFix: Tips for Quick & Easy School Lunches

#BH5MinFix: Tips for Quick & Easy School Lunches

I’ll never forget the photo that a friend, and former co-worker of mine, posted on Instagram. It was a picture of a box of raisins with a hand-written post-it note stuck on top. “I do ...

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How Do You Create the Perfect Thanksgiving?

How Do You Create the Perfect Thanksgiving?

Today’s post is by Lisa Oppenhemier, writer, blogger, Bright Horizons Family Matters webinar moderator and mother to two grown daughters. How do you create the Perfect Thanksgiving?… Hint: You Don’t. Hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year? Stressing ...

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5 Thanksgiving Recipes Kids Can Help Make

5 Thanksgiving Recipes Kids Can Help Make

Your Thanksgiving menu might’ve been set weeks ago (or even generations ago, if your family is like mine), but one question still remains: what are some easy and fun Thanksgiving recipes that that my kids can help make? ...

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Single Serving Cookie Dough

Single Serving Cookie Dough

Single Serving Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Um. Yes please. When I found this recipe, I instantly thought, ‘how come I didn’t know about this sooner?’. It’s genius. On a recent cozy night in, I was in the mood for ...

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Family Recipes: 5 Uses for Leftover Halloween Candy

Family Recipes: 5 Uses for Leftover Halloween Candy

“There’s no way we can possibly eat all this.” Sound familiar?! If you’ve ever worried that you’ll still be seeing your child’s stale Halloween candy in your pantry well into the winter, not to worry. ...

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Family Recipes: Tortilla Pizza

Family Recipes: Tortilla Pizza

When I need a weeknight dinner that’s quick and easy, tortilla pizzas are one of my go-tos. They’re great for families; everyone gets their own pie and has the option to choose the toppings they want. You ...

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Family Recipe: Brown Rice Crispy Treats

Family Recipe: Brown Rice Crispy Treats

Most of us love a good rice crispy treat as an afternoon snack! With the help of The Food Network, we found a new way for your family to enjoy this childhood favorite.  Not only ...

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Living on the Edge: Teaching Toddlers to Use a Knife

Living on the Edge: Teaching Toddlers to Use a Knife

“Be careful! Watch your finger! I can’t even watch this!” My husband sat on the edge of his seat as my 3-year-old son recently cut some sliced apples into cubes. After graduating from using a ...

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Fall Meal Planning for Families

Fall Meal Planning for Families

Whether you’re a working parent or a stay-at-home parent, tackling planning for dinner is something no one can really avoid.  From the moment my kids wake-up, the question that is top of mind is “what’s ...

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