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Minnesota Baby and Beyond is a parent’s guide for what to expect during pregnancy and new parenthood. The magazine offers relevant, researched, honest advice, and features in-depth discussions, how-to guides, interviews with local medical experts, and information on everything from nutrition to safe sleep and parenting advice.

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Jessica Koehler, who won 2020's Mrs. Minnesota pageant, with her family

Mrs. Minnesota Is Going From Stage to Streets

Jessica Koehler shares her personal story as a pageant contestant, parent to kids with PTSD, and mentor with Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge
V.T. Bidania is the author the "Astrid & Apollo" chapter-book series for ages 6-8

V.T. Bidania’s Hmong-Focused Kids’ Books Make Diversity the Subtext

The characters are Hmong, but the stories are for everyone, says the author of St. Paul-based “Astrid & Apollo” series
Djenane Saint Juste, her son Hassen Taylor Ortega, and her mother Florencia Pierre at the book launch of "The Mermaid and the Whale"

“The Mermaid and the Whale” Shines the Spotlight on Haiti

Twin Cities dancer and instructor Djenane Saint Juste shares her culture in a new way—with her first children's book
Kids in Need Foundation and other ways to support educators this year.

5 Ways to Support Educators This Upcoming School Year

From donating school supplies to giving financially, teachers need our support more than ever
environmentally friendly activities

4 Environmentally Friendly Activities to Do this Summer

These four fun activities are environmentally friendly, affordable, and great for the whole family to enjoy

Where to Drop Off and Pick Up Donations in the Twin...

Give food, hygiene supplies, and other essentials at these locations

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Top Doctors

Browse our full list of the top doctors in Minnesota, including dozens of pediatricians voted the best in their field by their peers

If you’re expecting, check out our
OB/GYN listings, too!

Preschool, PreK and Kindergarten

Minnesota is home to a variety of educational programs to get your child a head start in life

Children's Attractions

Our online attractions, retail and dining directory includes the best places to visit for families with young kids