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Teaching Your Kids About Racism: 5 Things You Can Do Today

When it comes to talking about complex and emotional things like racism with your kids, it’s natural to feel a little anxious about doing it right.  Some parents worry introducing topics like racism too early can be harmful, but it turns out kids notice race as early as preschool, making early introduction to this heavy but important topic critical. Studies have shown parents’ silence on racism actually reinforces it. According to a study just last year, 60% of parents rarely or never discuss race/ethnicity or social class […]

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Best Baby Subscription Boxes

There’s no denying it. Getting something in the mail that isn’t a bill or a parking ticket is almost as exciting as clocking in a full night’s sleep. If you’re on a mission to increase your happy mail, we’ve got a list of 12 subscription boxes for baby stuff that your little one is guaranteed to go gaga over. We’ve even sorted them by cost to help find a box in your price point! The 12 Best Baby Subscription Boxes Out There Great if you’re tired of […]

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100 Great Gift Ideas for Babies Under One

4.2Kshares Coming up with baby gift ideas – even gifts for infants – is hard! I think we all understand that babies don’t want or really need anything, but I totally get that people really want to recognize special occasions. So I put my own list together of great gifts for kids under one. It was a little tricky because shopping for an infant is different from shopping for a 10-month old but I tried to make it fairly universal. Here is my criteria for baby gift […]

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Win Over $240 Worth of Books for Baby’s First Library!

Book holder from IKEA. Get baby’s first library off to the right start with this incredible book bundle from HarperCollins. Some of these are classic stories, some are brand new, but all of them are sure to be favorites in any child’s library! Here’s what you can win: Hush, Little Bunny“Hush Little Baby” is a lullaby that parents have sung to their children for generations. Now Caldecott Honor winner David Ezra Stein has reimagined the classic featuring an irresistible papa bunny and his little one. How Do […]

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Free Printable ‘Bring a Book’ Baby Shower Inserts

Books from top clockwise: You Made Me a Dad / Dear Boy / You Are My Happy / How Do I Love Thee? / Animal Babies Like to Play In the last few years, a popular baby shower trend has grown where guests are asked to bring a favorite book and sign it in the place of a card. The beauty of this idea is two-fold; in addition to helping to build an awesome library for baby, each book is extra special because of the sentiment written inside. […]

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28 of the Best STEM Toys for Babies

If you’ve been a member of our planet within the past few years, you’ve probably heard the acronym “STEM” and probably pretended to know what it meant while making a secret mental note to Google it later. What does STEM mean? STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math – 4 educational disciplines that have been receiving a lot of attention due to their prevalence in careers today and in the future. Believe it or not, many of the activities your baby engages in before […]

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