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How to Plan a Road Trip With a Baby

How to Plan a Road Trip With a Baby

My husband and I just survived our first official road trip with our baby. As a couple, we did most of our vacations as road trips, so keeping to our vacation norm, we picked a ...

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10 Benefits of Having a Summer Baby

10 Benefits of Having a Summer Baby

My girls were born in August and November and since I live in the Northeast that means I had one summer baby and one winter baby. While having a baby in the winter does have ...

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At-Home Learning: Music Activities for Kids

At-Home Learning: Music Activities for Kids

Could there be a sweeter sight than little feet tapping to the beat? As we share in our e-family news article, music ignites all areas of child development. It helps kids learn how their bodies ...

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Does Your Family Make a Summertime Wish List?

Does Your Family Make a Summertime Wish List?

Every year, it’s the same thing. In January, it feels as though summer is but a distant memory (except for the rush to register for summer camps). In May, summer seems to stretch out before ...

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5 Things to Carry in Your Summer Baby Bag

5 Things to Carry in Your Summer Baby Bag

Summer is finally in full swing, which means the heavy coats, gloves, scarves, and all the extra stuff that my family needs to keep warm in the colder months of the year are now a distant ...

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The Real Reason Moms Need Vacations

The Real Reason Moms Need Vacations

Common wisdom has it that moms need vacations to recover from the exhaustion that accompanies regular life. Nooooo. The real reason we need a vacation? The two weeks leading up to it. With summer breaks on ...

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Tips for Taking Baby to the Beach

Tips for Taking Baby to the Beach

Gone are the days when I could throw on a bathing suit under my clothes, grab some sunscreen and a towel, and head straight to the beach. Well, unless I decide to take the day ...

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Tales from Baby Swim Lessons

Tales from Baby Swim Lessons

Baby swim lessons were not what this mommy expected. The prepping, lugging, and changing involved all before you even get into the pool, and knowing that just 40 short minutes later you do it in ...

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The Pros and Cons of Siblings Sharing a Room

The Pros and Cons of Siblings Sharing a Room

Today’s post is from Emily Saunderson, a Bright Horizons employee and mom to two daughters: One of my first thoughts when I found out that I was having a second girl was “Oh great, they can ...

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Trying New Summer Activities

Trying New Summer Activities

Part of what I enjoy about summer vacation is knowing what to expect. I know what I like, what my family likes and historically my husband and I try to guide our vacations around those ...

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