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You may be a busy mom, but it's important to carve out some family bonding time (or some kid-free me-time) in your schedule. Whether you're looking for holiday ideas, travel tips or book and game reviews, look no further.

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Pets Healthy Treats for Your Dog

A treat here and there can keep your dog in good spirits. The five below are loaded with healthy ingredients.

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Pets

You’re Definitely Not Taking Enough Care of Your Pet’s Teeth

Sure, you let your fur baby chew on a gum-cleaning toy here and there, but you need to do a lot more.

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Inspirational Social Media Posts for International Women's Day

In celebration of International Women's Day on March 8, here are some of our favorite inspirational quotes being shared ...

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Relationships

Caring for Your Aging Parents

Being in the middle of the sandwich generation can feel like a bunch of baloney. We can help, with answers to some of th...

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Emotional Clean Sweep

Illustration by Lauren Tamaki

Relationships

How to Start an Emotional Clean Sweep

Springtime is not just for decluttering the house. What if we could do the same thing internally, and go at the inner cl...

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

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Family Fun

The Best Books to Celebrate Women's History Month

March is Women's History Month, and we can't wait to get our hands on these empowering and highly-rated books from Goodr...

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City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

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Books

The 10 Most Anticipated Books of Spring 2019

Goodreads members can't wait to get their hands on these books due out in coming months. Big trends include debuts in th...

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Illustration by Lauren Tamaki

Family Fun

It's Complicated: Are You There, Dad? It’s Me, the Guy Just Getting to Know You

This is the last in a series of five essays focusing on how people have navigated difficult times in some of their close...

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illustration of a woman ignoring her coworker in the office

Illustration by Lauren Tamaki

Family Fun

It's Complicated: I Was the Know-It-All in the Next Cubicle

This is the fourth in a series of five essays focusing on how people have navigated difficult times in some of their clo...

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illustration of people in windows of apartment building

Illustration by Lauren Tamaki

Family Fun

It's Complicated: I Am the Spouse With a Short Fuse

This is one in a series of five essays focusing on how people have navigated difficult times in some of their closest—or ...

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illustration of woman sliding letter under her child's bedroom door

Illustration by Lauren Tamaki

Family Fun

It's Complicated: I Wrote My Closed-Off Teen a Letter and He Wrote Back

This is the third in a series of five essays focusing on how people have navigated difficult times in some of their clos...

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Pets

Should Your Dog Sleep in Bed With You?

Some people wouldn’t dream of not cuddling with their furry friend in bed each night, while others are firmly in the no-...

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Family Fun

7 Tips for Winterizing Your Car

While temperatures are plunging below freezing, it’s important to make sure your car is properly prepared for anything t...

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