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How to Throw the Perfect Memorial Day Picnic

Hey, no one ever said throwing the perfect Memorial Day picnic would be easy. But it doesn’t have to be stressful or expensive either. Follow these five easy steps to ensure a perfect picnic celebration for you and your friends and family. Prep the Day Before Don’t wait until the day of the picnic to get everything done. Food preparation, shopping, cleaning and setup should happen the day before the picnic. As the picnic host, and to keep your stress…

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On a Wing and a Mudra: Mindful Travel with Kids

The following is a guest post from Katie Kapro. Katie Kapro is a lifelong traveler and nonfiction writer from the intermountain west. She is presently in the midst of planning her next big adventure to the mountains of Scandinavia, where it’s her hope to spit…

May 18, 2017
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Rainy-Day Games for Your Rambunctious Toddler

The weather is warming up, and we can finally start letting the kids play outside again. Unfortunately, warmer weather always brings those April showers that leave us stuck indoors with toddlers who are full of energy with nowhere to use it. We all love…

May 16, 2017
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Natural Remedies For Belly Aches And Indigestion

Ash Stevens, of One Damn Good Woman, has returned with another fantabulous post! Find her on Twitter or Facebook and make a new friend! Stomachaches. We’d rather see our kids go without them, but they’re actually quite important. For one thing, our kiddo has…

May 11, 2017
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7 Ways to Celebrate for No Reason

Life is full of ups and downs and all those moments flat-lined between. It’s easy to celebrate the ups — the victories and milestones everyone seems to notice. You know the kind. Birthdays, anniversaries, a game-winning hit. And the downs, well, those get our…

May 9, 2017
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How You Can Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week

Teachers have some of the hardest jobs out there — having to wrangle upwards of 30 little kids while spoon-feeding their brains with all the information they’re going to need to be successful and productive adults. While teachers should definitely be appreciated every single…

May 5, 2017
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What You Should Know About Stepparents

The following is a guest post from Gerardo Campbell, the mastermind behind the excellent blog Support for Stepdads. As a child who grew up with a stepdad (and who is likely getting another one very soon) I think this is an incredibly important discussion…

May 4, 2017
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What Are Plyometrics and Should You Be Doing Them More?

It seems as though there’s a new fitness trend to follow every day, and that trend is going to change your life — cue eye roll. Most of the time, these trends are just as ephemeral as they appear. Meanwhile, foundational exercises that have stood…

April 18, 2017