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Mother’s Day
Posted on Friday, May 9th, 2014 by Laura Fries

Mothers Day. It never adequately conveys what being a parent means. How could it? The job is the reward and, while the flowers and cards are great, we would do it even if there wasn’t an official holiday.

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Time Shift Your TV – To ‘THE LEGO MOVIE’ and beyond!
Posted on Monday, February 17th, 2014 by Ann Oldenburg

It used to be that when a family-friendly movie was released, a toy tie-in came with it. Any Star Wars-related doodads in your house? Maybe a Harry Potter wand or action figure in a drawer somewhere? Now product placement and tie-ins are moving to the next level. Toys and games are becoming movies.

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A Super Weekend
Posted on Friday, January 31st, 2014 by Laura Fries

Once the holidays are over, winter seems pretty bereft of big celebratory events. This weekend, however, is a veritable triumvirate of exciting activities. Okay, so Groundhog Day isn’t really a holiday, but as weather temperatures decline and cabin fever rises, parents will take any excuse to break the boring winter routine. Here are some fun […]