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Things to do with your family while social distancing

Things to do with your family while social distancing

by Melissa Kleinman on
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We can all try and find pleasure in the pause of our regular lives we're all experiencing right now. Make staying home fun for the family with these boredom-busting ideas.
How to Clean and Disinfect Your Children's Toys, Feeding Items and Gear

How to Clean and Disinfect Your Children's Toys, Feeding Items and Gear

by Melissa Kleinman on
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Now is the time to take extra measures to both clean and sanitize your child's belongings. From toys to feeding items, here are directions from the CDC on how to disinfect your children's things.
How to Celebrate Valentine's Day as a Family

How to Celebrate Valentine's Day as a Family

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Choose to celebrate Valentine's Day together as a family! Here are some of our favorite ways to make February 14th a family affair.
Parenting How To: Living Like a Minimalist With Kids

Parenting How To: Living Like a Minimalist With Kids

by Melissa Kleinman on
Minimalist Living
Living minimally as a family is a choice. Diane Boden, creator and host of the Minimalist Moms podcast shares her tips on how to live a more fulfilling life with less stuff.
20 Ideas on How to Celebrate New Year's Eve 2020 with Kids

20 Ideas on How to Celebrate New Year's Eve 2020 with Kids

by Melissa Kleinman on
New Years Eve party with kids
Planning a kid-friendly new year's eve celebration? We've got you covered with 20 fun and easy ideas for sharing your new year's eve with your little ones.
Traveling with a Baby? Follow These Expert Tips for a Happy Journey

Traveling with a Baby? Follow These Expert Tips for a Happy Journey

by Melissa Kleinman on
Ranjana Armstrong
How to save your sanity and enjoy your family vacation with expert tips from world traveling mom Ranjana Armstrong, CEO and founder of Nugget.
New Mom Tips: Sanity Savers for Your First Thanksgiving as a Family

New Mom Tips: Sanity Savers for Your First Thanksgiving as a Family

by Melissa Kleinman on
dockatotNavigating your first Thanksgiving as a new mom and be tricky. We spoke to several moms who recall their first Thanksgiving as a new mom and learned a thing or two from the experience.
Why You Should be Reading Out Loud to Your Children

Why You Should be Reading Out Loud to Your Children

by Melissa Kleinman on
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October is National Book Month and the perfect time to remind you that reading to your little ones from a very young age can make a huge impact on their lives. Here are some of our favorite tips to consider when it’s time to select a new page turner with your little one.