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Family Life

I Want My Kids to Be Bored This Summer

Think back to when you were a kid. Remember going outside in the morning and staying there until the streetlights came on? Or your mom saying, “Run along and play?” I do. I remember heading next door to Claudia's house or down the street to...

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Toys

Kid-Safe Fun with VTech’s KidiBuzz Smart Device

Like most kids, my girls are fascinated with my phone. They're always asking to borrow it to watch videos, play games, and message Daddy. At five and eight years old, I don't believe that they need a phone, nor do I think they'll be ready for one...

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Main Dishes Recipes

Maple and Shallot Chicken Thighs

It's so easy to fall into a rut when it comes to dinner. Lately I've found myself making the same handful of meals over and over, and this week I realized I needed to try something new. Since school is out for summer now, I have a little more time...

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