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6 Creative Ways to Celebrate Your 2020 Graduate

6 Creative Ways to Celebrate Your 2020 Graduate

By Tara Mastroeni / May 13, 2020
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It’s officially graduation season, but for many 2020 graduates, their celebrations aren’t turning out the way that they’d hoped. However, even if you’re unable to have an official ceremony or a big party, you can still make this time special…

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How to Create the Perfect Learning Space for Your Kids

By Aly Yale / April 20, 2020
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The right environment is critical to learning — whether it be full-time homeschooling or just a quick study session.  But setting up that perfect learning space? That’s harder than it looks, especially if you’re short on square footage (or design…

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Stuck at Home? 4 Easy Home Improvement Projects to Do with the Kids

By Aly Yale / April 6, 2020
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Want to spruce up your house but need to keep the little ones entertained while you do it? Just get them involved. While you probably can’t give them a hammer or expect them to apply wallpaper evenly in your dining…

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Working From Home With Children During COVID-19: How to Survive and Thrive

By Erin Ollila / March 19, 2020
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We understand these are difficult times right now and we’re so grateful that you’re taking the time to read this blog. We will keep posting content that we hope inspires and entertains as we all wait this out together. Just…

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How to Ease Your Kids into a Back to School Sleep Schedule

By Aly Yale / August 15, 2019
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Summer is coming to a close, and the days of sleeping in, staying up late, and enjoying all those afternoon naps are just about over. If you’ve got kiddos, it means one thing: some rough mornings are ahead. Do you…

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How to Create a Nursery on a Budget

By Aly Yale / July 31, 2019
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We’d all love to welcome our newborn babes home with a comfy, cozy, magazine-worthy nursery — but the truth is most of us can’t afford it. Baby stuff is expensive — like, really expensive. And between the cribs, clothes, diapers,…

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The Ultimate Childproofing Checklist

The Ultimate Childproofing Checklist

By Aly Yale / March 19, 2019
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Whether you’ve got a little one on the way or your once immobile babe is now rolling, crawling, or taking her first steps, there’s no wrong time to start childproofing. The important thing is that you’re thorough about it. A…

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Age-Appropriate Chores for Your Kids

By Aly Yale / February 5, 2019
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Chores are a great way to teach your children responsibility, as well as get a little extra help around the house. Plus, they make kids feel like a valued, important member of the family — and that can go a…

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Can’t Miss Tips for Moving Across the Country with Kids

By Aly Yale / July 30, 2018
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The only thing harder than moving cross-country? That’d be doing it with kids. Kids are notoriously bad on long car trips — constantly asking “are we there yet?” and fighting with their siblings for backseat real estate. What can you…

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4 Tips for Helping Your Kids Adjust to Moving into a New House

By Aly Yale / June 27, 2018
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Moving into a new house is hard on everyone. Aside from the packing, unpacking, and physical labor aspect of it, there’s also a lot of emotion involved. You’re closing one chapter and opening another. You’re leaving behind memories and friends.…

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