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CLIF Bars for Urban Adventure Kids

We may not be big into traditional sports but we like a little adventure when we travel. An urban adventure also calls for energy especially where kids are concerned. […]

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Family Travel San Diego Day Trip

We don’t fly often as a family but when we do it’s usually in and out of the same destination. When planning a Southern California trip with my son we opted to fly into Los Angeles and fly out of San Diego. This resulted in a week long road trip with fun stops in Pasadena, Huntington Beach, Dana Point and ending in San Diego. Before flying home, we enjoyed a San Diego day trip of site seeing, architecture and food. […]

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Kids Book Review: There’s An Owl in My Towel

There’s An Owl in My Towel Pam Macmillan / Raincoast Books By Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Rebecca Cobb 12 pages age 0-3 board book […]

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My Style. Taking Care of Teen Acne

Back to school means getting back into a set routine. Taking care of your skin is not only an amazing healthy habit to get into but it’s also beneficial to you in many ways. Your teen years are usually when you’re the most prone to acne. It’s also a time of great change as you move into high school and your body changes. Acne can have a big impact on a teen’s self esteem. […]

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Nighttime Wetting Questions Answered and a GoodNites Giveaway

Returning to school can be full of excitement as well a anxiety for parents and kids. This can also contribute to nighttime bed wetting. To help your family ease your family into better nights, we have answers to a few common questions around your child’s nighttime wettings plus a GoodNites giveaway. […]

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Mom’s September 2016 Horoscope

September brings new beginnings for our kids but what’s in store for you? Welcome to a new fun monthly series sharing horoscope’s for mom. A Momoscope. Find out what September have in store for you including your luckiest day of the week this month. […]

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Family Travel Chicago and the Hyatt Place River North

With school started and work commitments building up, it can be hard to getaway but Chicago offers a perfect weekend escape. The challenge for us being a family of five is finding accommodations to meet our large family needs. Hyatt Place in Chicago’s River North is a perfect option. […]

THIS WEEK’S BEST READS FOR MOM FROM ACROSS THE WEB

Eat: 
10 Mouthwatering Meatball Recipes

Live: 
When To Get Rid of Old Clothes: 10 Tips

Love: 
Respect Your Limits

Muse: 
8 Ways to Bring Mindfulness to Your Family

Nest: 
12 DIY Summer Backyard Bars

Party: 
Gamer Party

Make: 
Monogram Wall String Art

Travel: 
Free/Inexpensive Disney Souvenirs

Play: 
Bug Sensory Table

Parent: 
How Good Parents Miss Child Abuse