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10 Hot Chocolate Recipes to Snuggle Up with this Winter

Sure, the weather outside isn’t exactly frightful yet, but a slight chill in the air is all you really need to signal the start of hot-drink season. Coffees and teas may be in vogue year round, but the winter season is hot chocolate’s time to shine. No offense to your powdered hot chocolate brand of choice, but there’s nothing like a fresh batch of homemade hot chocolate to warm your belly and tickle your taste buds. Powdered versus fresh is…

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12 Ways to Eat Less Meat This Week

Whether you are excited about eating less mess or are hesitant to the change, one thing’s for sure — it can be hard. The good news is there are sneaky ways you can make changes to your diet to reduce the amount of meat…

December 4, 2016
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The Best 10 Podcasts by Parents, Not Necessarily about Parenting

This is a guest post from Caitlin Thompson, parent and US Director of Content at Podcasting platform Acast. She has compiled a list of her favorite and funniest podcasts, hosted by awesome people, who also happen to be parents. From podcasts that turn those…

December 1, 2016
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Moms

7 Unique Ways to Survive Thanksgiving With a Toddler

Now that we’ve made it past Halloween, Thanksgiving is swiftly approaching, and with it comes fantastic food, good company and endlessly energetic toddlers trying to get into everything from the oven to the liquor cabinet and everything in between. Let us be the first…

November 21, 2016
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12 Healthy and Unexpected Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Grandma’s buttery rolls, bread-bread-and-only-bread stuffing, Campbell’s-sponsored green bean casserole and can-shaped cranberry sauce. These Thanksgiving staples may be traditional and comforting, but no one would argue they’re healthy. If you’re brave enough to try and convert your only-tan-foods-on-my-plate relatives to the wonders of a…

November 17, 2016
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The Definitive Guide to Tea Drinking

Billions of people across the globe consume tea daily. It’s been a beverage of choice for generations and is commonly a focal point of certain cultures and societies — being extremely important to their way of life, traditions and heritage. Tea also provides different…

November 15, 2016
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Yoga for Gratitude: 5 Poses to Inspire

Practicing gratitude improves your mood and overall attitude about life, but that’s not all. It also helps reduce stress, which is no small thing when it comes to your physical health. Studies show that stress can increase the risk for heart disease, high blood…

November 10, 2016
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Moms

5 Mindfulness Activities for Kids This Fall

The ability to self-soothe and relax are essential skills for children to become healthy, resilient adults. Mindfulness activities teach children techniques they can use at home or at school to become more calm and resilient. The following activities teach children the basic techniques of…

November 8, 2016