FireFly Fluxx Will Complete Your Family Game Night

Do you recall those long boring nights sitting around the dinner table waiting for someone to win Monopoly? The game should’ve ended hours ago, only a certain result of the dice would end this tortuous evening. The chance of you edging out a victory hinged on your token landing on free parking sixty times in row, […]

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New LEGO BOOK Gets Medieval

LEGOs, just about every person I know has, at one time in their life, played with these colorful simple interlocking blocks. People have been building automobiles, spaceships, monsters and even castles for over 60 years. Like many of you, I still have my LEGOs that I had as a child. An heirloom ready to hand down […]

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9 Reasons Why We Need More Parents Like You

1. You believe in science. Evolution? Check! Climate Change? Check! Space Exploration? Check!   2. You don’t feel the need to schedule every minute of your child’s day. You are a big believer of unorganized play.   3. You read to your child as much as possible. The benefits of reading to toddlers and little kids […]

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The 10 Best Free Things to Do with Kids This Summer

Sometime around 3:30pm today, I heard a bunch of screaming kids running down the street. I looked outside to see a big group of elementary aged kids running down the sidewalk, yelling the names of the kids on my block who promptly ran out of their houses and joined the stampede. I can only guess that […]

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5 Great Online Indie Kids’ Clothes Boutiques

Your kiddo is only gonna let you dress them for so long before they take their style down an adorably horrific path that you just can’t follow, which is why you MUST pepper your little’s wardrobe with at least a few quirky head-turning indie pieces that are so cute (and so you) that you think you just might cry.

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20 Baby Cosplays That Might Make You Squeal

Perhaps costumes were always meant for children…but they’re definitely no longer meant for Halloween. Basically every time I go to a family restaurant, baseball game, or even the grocery store, I see a good number of little tykes dressed up in costume duds. Cosplay has exploded into the baby-sphere. As a life-long geek, I revel […]

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5 Unique Marvel Kids’ T-Shirts

You may have heard about the issues Disney’s been having with some of their Age of Ultron merchandising choices as of late. In case you missed it, the kids’ clothes that came out to promote the film were seriously lacking anything Black Widow. Marvel, we know you’re trying (at least we’d really REALLY like to […]

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How Many Onesies and Sleepers do I Need?

When I was pregnant, the weirdest questions crept into my nesting brain and took root, usually waking me up from a dead sleep in the middle of the night. I remember these being a few – how many onesies will she need? Which type is best? What if she doesn’t fit ANY of them? Sleepers […]

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A Shortlist of Nerdy Father’s Day Gifts

Yeah, I’m a dad. Have been for the past six years. And all the rumors are true: It’s been simultaneously the most rewarding and most harrowing adventure of my life. Do I deserve special recognition for this? Probably not. None of us do, really. It’s our responsibility to be good parents. Otherwise, we should never […]

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