Jenny Haley

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35 Hilarious And Adorable Quotes From Little Kids

Here are some gems from the LittleHoots app.<p>It’s no secret kids say some truly original and priceless things. Naturally, parents want to document these golden moments.<p>That’s why Lacey Ellis created the LittleHoots app that gives parents the ability to easily document and archive their children’s …

Parenting

5 ways to smarten your patio this fall

As the temperatures cool and the days get shorter, patios shift to marshmallow roasts and gameday grilling. It's a great time to make your outdoor entertaining smarter and add convenience, security and fun while you're at it. Here are a ways to bring your smart home outdoors.<p>Add a smart camera<p>Keep …

Smart Homes

One-Pan Dinner Recipes to Make in Your Oven This Fall - Chowhound

As though the glorious return of pumpkin spice, blazer weather, and technicolor foliage wasn’t enough, here’s the true reason why I celebrate the …

Vegetables

10 Clever Ways to Remove Permanent Marker from Any Surface

Using permanent marker can be risky—one small slip up and something gets ruined. Wrong! Here, you’ll find 10 effective ways to remove permanent …

Cleaning

Almost Every Native American Woman Reported Rape Or Coercion In A Survey That Was Hidden For Years

In 2010, a Seattle-basedsurvey co-produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Urban Indian Health Institute found that …

Amnesty International

11 Pest-Control Plants You Need in Your Yard

Not everyone is comfortable spraying or sprinkling pest repellents in their yard. If you’re in this camp, try these plants to keep bugs out of your …

Gardening

23 Things That'll Make You Say, "Hey, Maybe The World Isn't Such A Terrible Place"

"WHO CAN GO HUG MOM THE FASTEST?!"

Good Samaritans

We found the best toy to keep kids entertained at restaurants and on planes

Parents, stop what you're doing: we've found the holy grail of restaurant toys.<p>Parents, stop what you're doing — we've found the holy grail of restaurant toys.<p>They're called Plus-Plus blocks, and they are amazing: portable, educational, fun, affordable. And they have the rare mystical ability to …

West Coast Beaches Worth Visiting That Aren't In California

The West Coast is known for its beaches. After all, what California advertisement would be complete without a sunset photo of a surfer on a stretch of white sand staring out at the vast ocean? But California isn’t the only state on the West Coast, and it certainly can’t lay claim to all the best …

Beaches

Does 'redshirting' actually benefit kids? Inside the big kindergarten readiness decision parents make

Lisa Larney started researching college when her daughter was 3. She wanted to know everything she could about the long-term impacts of delaying …

This Trick Will Get Rid of Most Insects Around Your Home

Before you reach for the chemical-laden bug spray and store-bought insect repellents, there’s a natural solution you can try—peppermint.<p>Insects hate …

Why You Should Start Planning Your Trip to the San Juan Islands Now (Plus 7 Amazing Vacation Rentals)

Summer may be winding down, but the San Juan Islands are just about to hit their sweet spot.<p>A mecca for whale watching, wine tasting, hiking, and …

Make Slow Cooker Basil Chicken in Coconut Curry Tonight

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

A trip by train between Los Angeles and Seattle is an eye-opener

<b>By Laura Randall | Special to The Washington Post</b><p>We were nearly 300 miles into our 1,400-mile trip on Amtrak's Coast Starlight when it dawned on me …

27 Things That'll Restore An Ounce Or Two Of Your Faith In The World

Not everything is bad.

A Swedish Royal Family Is Officially Relocating to the United States

Princess Madeleine of Sweden has announced via Sweden's Royal Court that she and her family are relocating permanently to the United States. She—along with her husband, Chris O'Neill—are headed to Florida with their three children: Prince Nicolas, Princess Leonore, and Princess Adrienne, who is …

Royal Family

States With The Best Public School Systems

There are many factors that contribute to a great public school system: performance, funding, safety, class size and instructor credentials, to name a few. Although the quality of public schools can vary greatly within a state, personal finance site WalletHub recently set out to determine which …

New Jersey

15 Winnie-the-Pooh Quotes Parents Should Revisit

"I am not lost, for I know where I am. But however, where I am may be lost."<p>This Friday, <i>Christopher Robin</i> comes to theaters, with the live-action …

45 Random Amazon Products That Thousands Of Reviewers Say Changed Their Lives

Life isn’t without its frustrations — and sometimes you need special products to help you solve those little problems that always seem to pop up. …

18 Funny Tumblr Posts That Prove Thor Is Basically The Best Avenger

Every Avenger: “This is my regular name and this is my Super Special Superhero name.” Thor: “My name Thor.”

27 Tweets About Being An Adult That'll Make You Say "Fuck, Me Too"

"Adulthood is wanting to cry for four days straight but not having the time."

A fun game for parents that takes the misery out of vacationing with children

Earlier this summer my husband and I took our first big vacation as a family of four. We rented a house on Cape Cod with some dear friends, loaded up our minivan with beach snacks, and hit the road.<p>It was a wonderful time. Their good-natured children are a bit older than mine, and are patient with …

No, private schools aren’t better at educating kids than public schools. Why this new study matters.

By Valerie Strauss<p>Valerie Strauss<p>Reporter covering education, foreign affairs<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Despite evidence showing otherwise, it remains conventional wisdom in many parts of the education world that private schools do a better job of educating students, with superior standardized test scores and …

Private Schools

Motherhood Is Having a Moment—but I'm Not Loving It as Much as You'd Think

Last week a friend sent me a video clip of a model breastfeeding her baby on the runway at a <i>Sports Illustrated</i> fashion show. The subject line said, simply, “Thoughts?”<p>My response: “Motherhood has officially jumped the shark.”<p>First, let me share some basic biographical information before I risk …

Motherhood

The amazing ceiling fan trick you're not using

Your ceiling fan is something you generally regard as something that is either on — and set to one of the three or so speeds — or off. It moves the air around your house to keep it from feeling too stagnant or to help cool you off without running your air conditioning too much in the summer.<p>What …

How can schools make teachers feel valued and supported?

A veteran teacher who took a job with Gwinnett attended orientation this week and was thrilled when associate superintendent Linda Anderson …

Education

Stranger than fiction: the most shocking documentaries ever

Last weekend saw the US release of the new documentary Three Identical Strangers, a historical footnote too unlikely for anyone to have dreamt up. During the 80s, three young men named Robert Shaffran, Edward Galland, and David Kellman discovered that they were identical triplets separated at …

Documentaries

5 game-changing TED Talks about education

All over the world, there’s growing consensus that our education systems are broken. Here are 5 TED Talks from educators who want to transform how …

15 Things We Did as Kids During the Summer That Our Kids Will Never Experience

I loved being a '90s kid. I grew up with butterfly clips in my hair and jelly shoes on my feet. And I love to reminisce about the long, hot Summers from my childhood. I feel a little bad for my kids, because there are so many moments from my childhood Summers that they'll never get to experience. …

I Took One Flight in These $30 Legging-pants and Now I Refuse to Travel in Anything Else

They're so good I almost don’t want to tell people where I got them.<p>Uniqlo’s leggings/pants will ruin you for all other travel pants. The first time …