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One Mom's Mission to Make Superheroes More Sensitive

batman with babyLinnéa Johansson
A baby-wearing Batman? A super-sad Superman? These are some of the cartoons Linnéa Johansson created for her superhero-themed coloring book, which showcases a more sensitive side of these traditionally tough guys. While Johansson, who lives in Norway, has been drawing since she was 17, this idea came to fruition when her three-year-old son Caspian left preschool choking back... Read more

Celebrate National Craft Month With Your Toddler!

cute egg carton caterpillar craftThe Fight Against Boredom
Ready to pass on your crafty DIY talent? Or do you feel that your artistic skills are about equal to that of your toddler's? Either way, March is National Craft Month, so it's the perfect time to get creative and bond with your kids. Try these cute, simple activities courtesy of Courtney from The Fight Against Boredom. You'll... Read more

Parents: How to Get Through the Hurricane Without Losing Your Mind

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East-coasters who've  been cooped up at home for the storm: I feel your pain. It was barely even nap time at our home and I was almost ready to tear my hair out. So far, we've put on a pot of chicken chili, played trains, read what feels like a hundred books, dealt with several... Read more

Halloween Decorations for $15 (or Less)

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This Tuesday, The Bump attended a Target Halloween party that was (pardon the pun) spook-tacular. In addition to tasting snacks and testing out costumes, we got to take a look at the new line of Halloween decorations and activities. Not only do these items catch your eye, but they work with any budget. Check out our favorite items... Read more

C is for Craft: Framed Book Art (VIDEO)

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When it comes to decorating baby's room, don't break the bank! Watch as Lori creates her own wall decor using baby books and a few frames. How did you decorate your nursery? Plus more from The Bump: Gorgeous Electric Nurseries 5 Tricks to Declutter Your Nursery Nursery Safety Tips Read more

C is for Craft: Tambourine (VIDEO)

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You may not be the Partridge Family (yet), but that doesn't mean you can't start a family band. Watch as Lori creates a homemade tambourine that is not only fun, but functional. What does your baby use to make music? Plus more from The Bump: Baby Musicians Music Babies and Moms Will Enjoy... Read more

C is for Craft: Finger Print Fun (VIDEO)

C is for Craft
Looking for a fun activity to do with your kids that's cute, educational (helps them learn words!) and doesn't make too much of a mess? Try this adorable finger print project, as demonstrated by our own Lori Richmond. What's your favorite craft to do with your kids? Plus more from The Bump: Easy (and... Read more