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Oregon teen invents groundbreaking bandage that alerts doctors when it needs to be changed

Oregon teen invents groundbreaking bandage that alerts doctors when it needs to be changed

It has often been said that “children are the future,” but more and more, we’re inclined to believe in their abilities to change the status quo right now. Case in point is 13 year-old

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10 amazing homemade Halloween costumes for kids

10 amazing homemade Halloween costumes for kids

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6 ways to prepare crowd-pleasing pumpkin seeds

6 ways to prepare crowd-pleasing pumpkin seeds

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Hands-on-Nature Anarchy Zone invites kids to get dirty, experiment & learn about nature

Hands-on-Nature Anarchy Zone invites kids to get dirty, experiment & learn about nature

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Everything about this LEGO hair bike helmet is awesome

Everything about this LEGO hair bike helmet is awesome

We fully admit that we enjoyed The LEGO Movie as much as our kiddos, so we laughed out loud when we saw the prototype for a hair bike helmet that makes the wearer look like a LEGO figure. Along with

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FDA warns parents: homeopathic teething tablets and gels could cause seizures

FDA warns parents: homeopathic teething tablets and gels could cause seizures

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning cautioning parents against the use of homeopathic teething tablets and gels for babies and toddlers. Brands highlighted in the warning

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HOW TO: Make scrumptious vegan pumpkin chocolate chip muffin cupcakes

HOW TO: Make scrumptious vegan pumpkin chocolate chip muffin cupcakes

As the weather starts to get chilly and pumpkins seem to be congregating on every corner, this vegan pumpkin cupcake recipe will satisfy the heartiest fall sweet tooth. Show your appreciation for

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Kids can color and brighten their world with new decorate-your-own lampshades

Kids can color and brighten their world with new decorate-your-own lampshades

As anyone who has ever been faced with crayon-colored walls can tell you, kids love to take decorating into their own hands. With the new Colour Me Lampshades from Mullan Kids, you can actually encourage

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Canadian school boards introduce litterless lunch policies to achieve zero-waste meals

Canadian school boards introduce litterless lunch policies to achieve zero-waste meals

A Canadian elementary school that has tracked litterless lunches for years found that ONE school-aged child’s disposable lunches produce an average of 67 pounds of waste per school year! Prompted

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Moose the Worry Mutt Goes to Doggie Daycare helps kids learn to manage anxiety

Moose the Worry Mutt Goes to Doggie Daycare helps kids learn to manage anxiety

Who better than a dog to teach kids about reducing anxiety? Studies show that kids who have a pet dog are less likely to experience childhood anxiety — which is why lovable and anxious worrywart

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Dad and his 6 kids spend a year painting over 1,000 rocks to hide them around town for a massive game of “I Spy”

Dad and his 6 kids spend a year painting over 1,000 rocks to hide them around town for a massive game of "I Spy"

Michigan is once again raising the bar on fun and engaging street art. First artist Jonathan Wright places enchanting fairy doors all over Ann Arbor to delight locals, and now even more creative

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HOW TO: Make organic apple cider served in apple cups

HOW TO: Make organic apple cider served in apple cups

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Interlocking Ikos ‘blocks’ fit together to create spherical shapes

Interlocking Ikos 'blocks' fit together to create spherical shapes

We love seeing varying incarnations of blocks, and Ikos’s plastic puzzle-like pieces (made from 100% recycled & recyclable HDPE), certainly fit the bill for novelty: they don’t look

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Preschool housed in a retirement home offers children & the elderly a magical opportunity to learn from each other

Preschool housed in a retirement home offers children & the elderly a magical opportunity to learn from each other

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Ingenious teacher uses LEGOs to make math fun & understandable for kids

Ingenious teacher uses LEGOs to make math fun & understandable for kids

Awesome educator Alycia Zimmerman of New York City is using her students’ favorite plastic blocks to help them learn math skills. The third grade teacher has turned to LEGOs as a hands-on way for her

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Constantly rolling Wobbal toy keeps up with your on-the-go tot

Constantly rolling Wobbal toy keeps up with your on-the-go tot

Teach your tot about cause and effect as he has fun with Wobbal. The unique shape of this heirloom quality wooden toy allows for continuous rolling movement so your little one only has to give Wobbal a

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This Unicorn Animal Hat will turn winter into a wonderland

This Unicorn Animal Hat will turn winter into a wonderland

Who doesn’t love unicorns? Instill an affinity for the mythical creatures in your babe from a young age with Oeuf’s Unicorn Animal Hat. Available in sizes for newborns 0-6 months to kids 4-6

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Tsumiki House Blocks let kids construct a unique home of their own

Tsumiki House Blocks let kids construct a unique home of their own

This simple-looking house is actually a treasure trove of multicolored blocks that will keep kids stacking and building for hours. Made from responsibly sourced, FSC-approved beechwood and finished with

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