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Paper Cut Light Boxes Illuminate Fantastical Fairy Tale Scenes

Paper Cut Light Boxes Illuminate Fantastical Fairy Tale Scenes

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iSwimband Wearable Accessory Warns You When Your Child Might Be Drowning

iSwimband Wearable Accessory Warns You When Your Child Might Be Drowning

As the weather begins to heat up and plans for family vacations and visits to the pool are on the horizon, now is a good time to start thinking about water safety. Whether your child is a novice swimmer

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Study Finds that Playing with Barbie Dolls Could Limit Girls’ Career Choices

Study Finds that Playing with Barbie Dolls Could Limit Girls’ Career Choices

Stefano Tinti / Shutterstock.com In one of the first experiments designed to explore the influence of fashion dolls on children, an Oregon State University researcher has found that girls who play with

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New Barbie Doll is Designed to Look Like the ‘Average’ Teen – But How Average is She, Really?

New Barbie Doll is Designed to Look Like the ‘Average’ Teen – But How Average is She, Really?

Last summer, artist Nickolay Lamm decided to show the world what Barbie might look like if she had the CDC measurements of an average 19 year-old woman in America. Fast forward to present-day, and the

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HOW TO: Take Care of Yourself While Facing Unending Demands as a Parent, Partner & Person!

HOW TO: Take Care of Yourself While Facing Unending Demands as a Parent, Partner & Person!

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Barbie is Sports Illustrated’s 2014 Swimsuit Issue Cover Model: Girl Power or Bad Example?

Barbie is Sports Illustrated’s 2014 Swimsuit Issue Cover Model: Girl Power or Bad Example?

To celebrate the 50th anniversary edition of the annual Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, the magazine has created a unique campaign focused on a surprising choice of cover model: Barbie. The key theme

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Bold New Toy Designs Put a Refreshing Spin on Playtime

Bold New Toy Designs Put a Refreshing Spin on Playtime

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Badger Tangerine & Vanilla Kids Sunscreen Keeps Kids Protected from the Schoolyard to the Swimming Pool

Badger Tangerine & Vanilla Kids Sunscreen Keeps Kids Protected from the Schoolyard to the Swimming Pool

Just because kids are hitting the books instead of the beach, that doesn’t mean you should forgo the sunscreen. I have tried a ton of kids sunscreens on my little ones over the years, and there was

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The JalaPira is a Water Safety Device Designed to Help Save Drowning Children in Bangladesh

The JalaPira is a Water Safety Device Designed to Help Save Drowning Children in Bangladesh

According to organizations such as The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents in the UK and UNICEF, nearly 18,000 children in developing countries drown each year. Bangladesh is identified as being

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What Happened to Good Old Fashioned Slumber Parties?

What Happened to Good Old Fashioned Slumber Parties?

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GREEN RANT: Why is it so Hard to Find Eco Clothing for Boys?

GREEN RANT: Why is it so Hard to Find Eco Clothing for Boys?

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6 Natural Remedies to Alleviate Your Child’s Ear Infection

6 Natural Remedies to Alleviate Your Child’s Ear Infection

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5 Eco-Friendly Training Pants for Kids Learning to Use the Potty

5 Eco-Friendly Training Pants for Kids Learning to Use the Potty

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The 8 Worst Excuses Green Families Make for Not Wearing Enough Sunscreen

The 8 Worst Excuses Green Families Make for Not Wearing Enough Sunscreen

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Dive into Summer With Green Swim Essentials for Babies & Kids

Dive into Summer With Green Swim Essentials for Babies & Kids

Whether you’re heading to your swimming pool, the local lake, or the beach, being prepared for a day of swimming with the kiddos is a must. In addition to slathering on a safe and natural sunscreen,

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Girls Can Channel Their Inner Mermaid with MerFins

Girls Can Channel Their Inner Mermaid with MerFins

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7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator

7 Surprising Summer Remedies Sitting in Your Refrigerator

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The Convincing Case for Sending Your Kids Outside to Play Alone

The Convincing Case for Sending Your Kids Outside to Play Alone

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