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The Ultimate List of Indoor Activities For When Playing Outside Isn't an Option

Whether it's pouring rain or an unexpected snowfall, the weather forecast can quickly leave kids feeling restless while stuck indoors. When it's too snowy, wet, or cold to go outside, you'll be hearing echoes of "Mommmm . . . I'm bored!" before you know it. If you're out of ideas after a few days …

First look at Matt Groening's first new show in two decades

It’s been nearly 20 years since Matt Groening has given you a new show, so… it’s time.<p>Netflix released the first images of <i>Disenchantment</i>, an animated …

Matt Groening

Clifford The Big Red Dog Is Coming Back to TV, and OMG, Our Inner-Kids Are Screaming

Children of the '90s and '00s — I have a very important announcement! Emily Elizabeth and her big red dog, Clifford, are officially making a comeback! <b>Clifford the Big Red Dog</b>, a beloved book series by Norman Bridwell that was turned into a TV show that ran from 2000 to 2003, is coming back to TV in …

Kids

This 7-Week-Old Baby Is Fighting For Her Life After Getting Hit in the Head With a Softball

Kassy Hovenga and her husband, Lee, were excited to bring their 7-week-old baby, McKenna, out into the world for the first time on May 2. After packing up all her kiddo's things, the Iowa-based mom and her baby girl headed out to Lee's softball game. While getting situated behind a fence next to …

Inflammation

Donald Glover’s Answer to Why He Made ‘This Is America’ Is Perfect: ‘A Song for People to Play on Fourth of July’

Glover isn't ready to talk about "This Is America" just yet, but he does give you full permission to use it as your July 4th anthem.<p>Donald Glover’s …

Donald Glover

PSA: Metro Is Giving Out $25 Pre-Loaded Orca Cards

by Katie HerzogAll abroad! MudedeFill out this survey and Metro will either send you a new Orca card loaded with $25 or add $25 to your existing …

Seattle

Parents of YouTube-Obsessed Kids, Rejoice! There Are Now Ways to Further Customize What They Watch

Since its launch in 2015, YouTube Kids has been a place for the younger set to get access to educational and entertaining videos that are age-appropriate, without parents needing to worry so much about them navigating the content on their own. However, YouTube ran into a couple of filtering issues, …

Kids

This GIANT Mermaid Wine Glass Holds an Entire Bottle — You Can Basically Swim in It

Sometimes one drink just won't do, which is where this Mermaid Tail XL Wine Glass ($16) comes in. Do you love mythical creatures? Do you enjoy your vino? Well, this nifty glass is the goblet of your dreams. It can truly hold an entire 750mL bottle of wine so you never have to keep pouring. We can …

Walt Disney Company

Here's the 1 GIF You're About to Use For Everything — You're Welcome

During a regularly scheduled press briefing with Sean Spicer on March 13, one White House correspondent impressed the world with his cool and understated trick. In what may have been a moment of boredom, <b>Newsmax</b>'s John Gizzi nonchalantly dropped his eyeglasses from his forehead to the bridge of his …

A Pop-Up Avocado Museum Is Coming To San Diego This Summer

Get ready to see it all over Instagram.<p>New York may be home to an all-avocado restaurant, but California is upping the ante: In June, a 6,700 …

San Diego

The Easy Way to Block Contacts From Sending Messages or Calls

Whether it's a salesperson, frenemy, or someone you just need a digital break from for a bit, Apple lets you limit the communication received from the outside world. If you have people or unknown, annoying numbers that you'd prefer not to see messages or receive phone and Facetime calls from, …

The World's First Autism-Certified Theme Park Means That EVERYONE Can Get to Sesame Street

<b>Sesame Street</b>'s family-friendly theme park in Pennsylvania, Sesame Place, has officially become the first in the world to receive autism certification. On Monday, the park announced in a Facebook post that it will be a certified autism center, training team members in sensory awareness, social …

Mom Shares Game-Changing TSA Tip For Parents of Kids With Special Needs at the Airport

After a stress-free trip through airport security with her son with autism, Angie Solis is sharing a game-changing tip for other parents of kids with special needs heading to the airport: a few days before your trip, call up TSA Cares so you can organize your own stress-free airport …

Oh, Baby! 21 Fun Baby Shower Games Your Guests Will Actually Want to Play

Baby showers are all about celebrating the mom-to-be. They're really the best kind of party, where family and friends come together to celebrate an expectant mom with gifts, and toast the new life that's about to be born — but they can also be tricky.<p>If you're looking to make sure a room full of …

10 Educational Toys Your 6-Year-Old Will Love

If you're on the hunt for the perfect gift for a little one, get them an educational toy! Not all learning tools are boring; there are so many entertaining games that help kids build their cognitive and motor skills. If you have a 6-year-old on your hands, we rounded up a list of options they'll …

AMC Is Hosting Free Screenings Of ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ For Underprivileged Kids

Say what you will about the rest of 2018, at the very least there are excellent blockbusters being made that are fronted by people of color. Plenty of ink has been poured about the importance of representation and what it means to see yourself reflected in the media that you consume, particularly …

Holy Shittens! There's a Mitten We Could Be Using For All Those Epic Diaper Blowouts

Just the other day, I had poop on my hand. Twice. I'd like to say that was a particularly poop-on-my-hand-heavy day, but the truth is, it was about average. And I assumed it was just the status quo of this stage of motherhood — that it's an inevitability of mixing diaper changes with wriggly babies …

'Equivocate': What It Does and Doesn't Mean

To equivocate is to say something in a way that can be understood multiple ways, especially so that people will think you mean one thing when you …

Vocabulary

Beer Pong Golf: Chip Golf Balls Onto a Cornhole Board

At last, four of our favorite things are combined into one awesome new thing to rule them all. Beer + Pong + Golf + Bean Bags = Beer Pong Golf. It's …

Graham Linehan To Adapt ‘The IT Crowd’ For NBC

<i>The IT Crowd</i> creator Graham Linehan has confirmed that NBC is developing a remake of the British comedy – the third attempt in the U.S, although the …

See CHANCE THE RAPPER Report Weather, Don HARRY POTTER “Invisibility Cloak”

We’re starting to think Chance the Rapper might be in the wrong profession and should abandon his music career to become a full-time journalist. …

10 Exercises That Burn 200 Calories in Under 3 Minutes

If you find it hard to lose weight with your busy schedule, the news keeps getting better. First, just 20 minutes of exercise was proven to help increase your metabolism. A related study has found that working out intensely for just 2.5 minutes can spur calorie burn throughout the day — an extra …

Can You Make It Through These GIFs Without Laughing Your Face Off?

It's hard to believe there was a time not too long ago when we barely used GIFs to describe our emotions. Thankfully, those days are behind us and now there's no end to the creation of GIFs — especially hilarious ones that make our stomachs hurt from so much laughing.<p>In celebration of Reddit's 10th …

The Best Gifts For 3-Year-Olds

The 3-year-old on your holiday list is ready to explore with all of their senses. They're able to sit and play with one toy for an extended period of time and then tell you when they're over it. That's why it's important to provide them with a variety of playthings that help them develop different …

Kids

Chance the Rapper Sings the 1 Song You Need to Hear If You Miss Barack Obama

Chance the Rapper flexed his comedic chops while hosting <b>Saturday Night Live</b> this week. In addition to his hilarious opening monologue, the 24-year-old rapper participated in a '90s-inspired skit in ode to missing former President Barack Obama. If you're still in denial over Donald Trump's surreal …

Hold on to Your Seats — a Brand New Incredibles 2 Trailer Is Here!

After releasing a teaser trailer for <b>The Incredibles 2</b> last year, and <i>finally</i> blessing us with the real deal in February, Disney is back with a brand new trailer that has us pumped. The new footage gives us a sneak peak at the villain we can expect the Incredibles to face off with, and it's already …

Nintendo is reportedly making a Mario movie with the studio behind Minions

Mario may be taking a second stab at the big screen. <i>The</i> <i>Wall Street Journal</i> is reporting that Illumination Entertainment — the production company behind <i>Minions</i> and <i>Despicable Me</i> — is close to a deal with Nintendo to make an animated film based on <i>Super Mario</i>.<p>According to the report, Illumination has …

These Are New 2017 Books Your Kids Need to Read Before the Year Is Out

There have already been so many new book releases for kids and teens in 2017 that it's hard to pick just one to read first. Whether your child is a regular bookworm, they have to pick a few books for Summer reading, or you'd like to take advantage of slow Summer living to get your child to devour a …

18 Things For the Friend Who Is Constantly Correcting Your Grammar

If you don't know the difference between they're, their, and there, but your friend <i>makes sure</i> to correct when you use them wrong, then you've got a grammar geek on your hands. Or if the misuse of effect and affect is like nails on a chalkboard to <i>you</i>, then you may be guilty of a grammar obsession, …

The New Christmas Books For Kids You'll Want to Add to Their Library

Whether you give your child a book on Christmas Eve as tradition, love reading with your child no matter the occasion, or want to explore the meaning of Christmas and the fun of holiday magic with your child, there have been a number of festive new releases in 2017 that you'll want to slide onto …