A Healthy Breakfast for Kids

Try one of these easy breakfast recipes from Leah Garrad-Cole’s book, "It All Begins with Food"
"You Are Loved" is just one of the many felt embroidery designs in Meghan Thompson's how-to book. Photo by Christopher Thompson.

Felt Embroidery Is Homemade Without the Headache

Meghan Thompson’s book, "Whimsical Felt Embroidery," shows you how to add the missing touch to your child’s room

5 Playgrounds to Visit in the Twin Cities

There is no better time to explore the state of Minnesota with your little ones than during the summer months. With all 10,000 of...
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Preparing Your Pet for Your Baby

Having a baby may change your life, but remember, it changes your pet's life, too

Celebrating Fourth of July

St. Paul might not have fireworks this Fourth of July, but the rest of the state has you and your family covered
Illustration by Merle Nacht

From the Archives: “Song for Kaitlin” (1988)

A reader asked to read this essay again, from 1988—so we found it and put it online, written by a new aunt to her niece
A pile of books on a white bedspread, with a pair of eyeglasses on top of them.

5 Books for Parents This Summer

Parenting is an uphill learning curve, but thankfully, smart, informative people in the world have dedicated their lives to helping moms and dads navigate...

8 Twin Cities Spots to Bring Your Kids

Indoors or outdoors, here are some of the best playgrounds and activities for a morning or afternoon of play
Abbey's House Outer Space Cuddle Blanket

6 Gifts for Baby Showers or Birthdays

With these products, your little ones will fall in love with “Minnesota Made” at an early age
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Family-Friendly Events for Memorial Day 2019

Over the years, Memorial Day Weekend has become synonymous with grill outs, games for the kiddos, parties, patios, and sales. It is also considered...