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Happy Turkey Day!  Today Janssen is here with a classic Thanksgiving craft that takes me back to my own days […]

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We’re back today with the big reveal of our latest Project Organize Your ENTIRE Life makeover- Janssen’s mudroom/family command center. […]

There are lots of signs that the holidays are around the corner: the radio is blaring Christmas tunes non-stop, every […]

About a month into the new school year seems like pretty much the ideal time to tackle a new project for our […]

Is there anything better than those moments where you snuggle your baby in a rocking chair before softly putting them […]

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Finding just the right activity to sign up your little one to attend, can be nothing less than maddening. I […]

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Image Credit: © Tim Roth| youth lagoon + open road | text added | CC by 2.0 ‘Tis the season of the roadtrip! […]

I have a confession to make. Since discovering the absolute genius that is audiobooks (see here for a primer on […]

Next month, I’ll be having my third child and my third girl. Which means that parenting little girls is always […]

Got a little reader on your gift list this year? Our resident children’s librarian, Janssen, here today with one of our […]

Since we’ve already done a round-up of her favorite Thanksgiving books, I thought a collection of books centering on strong […]

I know by now you are likely pretty sick of all things Ana, Elsa and Olaf. But here’s a parenting […]