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Briar Handmade organic floral bonnets make the perfect statement for spring

Briar Handmade organic floral bonnets make the perfect statement for spring

Bonnets are usually reserved for babies… so we were pleasantly surprised to see that Briar Handmade has declared that the sweet toppers are making a comeback, with a sweet new floral inspired

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9 small magical touches that make fairy houses spring to life

9 small magical touches that make fairy houses spring to life

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HOW TO: Upcycle a dinosaur toy into a succulent planter

HOW TO: Upcycle a dinosaur toy into a succulent planter

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HOW TO: Make delicious, raw chocolate pudding from avocados!

HOW TO: Make delicious, raw chocolate pudding from avocados!

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Beru ethical children’s clothing is made in LA from surplus fabrics

Beru ethical children's clothing is made in LA from surplus fabrics

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Preschool in New Jersey serves up gourmet plant-based school lunches that kids help grow and prepare

Preschool in New Jersey serves up gourmet plant-based school lunches that kids help grow and prepare

It’s lunch time at The Scandinavian School in New Jersey, but instead of baloney sandwiches and bags of chips or cookies, the children are sitting down together for a communal meal that could

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A guide to CSAs: Joining and making the most of your community supported agriculture (CSA)

A guide to CSAs: Joining and making the most of your community supported agriculture (CSA)

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BOOK REVIEW: Balanced and Barefoot: How Unrestricted Outdoor Play Makes for Strong, Confident, and Capable Children

BOOK REVIEW: Balanced and Barefoot: How Unrestricted Outdoor Play Makes for Strong, Confident, and Capable Children

Pediatric occupational therapist and mother Angela Hanscom has seen some alarming trends among kids today: an inability to sit still, bad posture, increased falling, weakened immune systems, and a

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10 super fun DIY outdoor games!

10 super fun DIY outdoor games!

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9 year-old girl sews bags and fills them with toiletries to give to homeless women in Los Angeles

9 year-old girl sews bags and fills them with toiletries to give to homeless women in Los Angeles

More than 17,000 people in Los Angeles are homeless; and while government bodies struggle with the best way to tackle this issue, a local 9 year-old is taking tangible action to provide necessities for

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Heritage’s balance bikes are made from recycled milk jugs and come in a rainbow of colors

Heritage's balance bikes are made from recycled milk jugs and come in a rainbow of colors

Chicago based bicycle brand Heritage is proud of the fact that their bikes are completely crafted in the Windy City. While that is impressive, we’re won over by the way they transformed recycled

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Students in the UK will grow seeds that spent six months in outer space for ‘Rocket Science’ experiment

Students in the UK will grow seeds that spent six months in outer space for 'Rocket Science' experiment

On April 18th, children at more than 8,000 schools, clubs, and groups in the UK will begin their spring gardening with some seeds that are truly out of this world. As part of a program with the UK Space

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HOW TO: Make a sliding LEGO table to store bricks and act as a base for building

HOW TO: Make a sliding LEGO table to store bricks and act as a base for building

On every parent’s wish list is the somewhat abandoned hope that all of the LEGO bricks in the house would somehow manage to stay corralled in one place, in any kind of order — or at least off

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Goldie Hawn’s MindUP program addresses children’s overall state of well-being to help improve academic performance, kindness & empathy

Goldie Hawn's MindUP program addresses children's overall state of well-being to help improve academic performance, kindness & empathy

What does actress Goldie Hawn have to do with neuroscience? Her foundation’s school-based MindUP program helps kids focus and concentrate, relieve stress, self-regulate, become more empathetic and

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Strawberries top the list as most pesticide contaminated produce on EWG’s 2016 Dirty Dozen List

Strawberries top the list as most pesticide contaminated produce on EWG's 2016 Dirty Dozen List

The average American eats almost 8 pounds of strawberries every year, and this sweet, beloved fruit now has the dubious “honor” of topping the Environmental Working Group‘s “Dirty

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INTERVIEW: Heather Shumaker, Author of: It’s OK to Go Up the Slide: Renegade Rules for Raising Confident and Creative Kids

INTERVIEW: Heather Shumaker, Author of: It's OK to Go Up the Slide: Renegade Rules for Raising Confident and Creative Kids

Heather Shumaker’s new book It’s Okay to Go Up the Slide: Renegade Rules for Raising Confident and Creative Kids covers topics ranging from whether or not you should force your child to kiss Grandma,

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The Swurfer is a reinvented swing that raises your family’s backyard fun potential sky-high

The Swurfer is a reinvented swing that raises your family's backyard fun potential sky-high

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Modern day Maria Montessori is returning the ‘right to play’ to kindergartners across China

Modern day Maria Montessori is returning the 'right to play' to kindergartners across China

China has long sustained a reputation for its rigorous educational standards with hours of homework typically expected on a daily basis and strenuous testing practices. One administrator in a rural

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