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The Most Ridiculous Fights You’ll Have in IKEA

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Ever traveled to IKEA with your kid? If you are one of the valiant soldiers who has braved the battle field of Hemnes six-drawer chests and the ubiquitous, lingering scent of Swedish meatballs with an infant in tow, we applaud you. It's a feat that deserves to be recognized and appreciated for its level of... read more

5 Freezable Meals That Will Save You Time

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If your days routinely involve play dates and babyproofing and evenings consist of wrangling an infant into pajamas, elaborate meals probably aren't high on your priority list. Luckily, you can make big batches of these hearty favorites that will please the whole family, and last up to six months. Here's a classic choice: rigatoni with... read more

15 Summer Grilling Recipes You’ll Love

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Is there anything better tasting in the summer than a delicious meal on the grill? When you find yourself craving BBQ -- whether sweet and savory or hot and spicy -- look no further than these to-die-for recipes. Our mouths are drooling particularly over the glazed chicken with sriracha sauce. So, is it dinner time yet?... read more

Easy Fourth of July Desserts

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Happy Fourth, Bumpies! With a new baby in the house (or, more likely, on your hip...at all times) or one on the way, we understand it would be difficult to concoct some over-the-top, ridiculous dessert to celebrate the holiday. Instead of slaving over homemade crusts for some intricate, impossible-to-create pie, give yourself a break! We won't tell... read more

Avoiding DIY Nightmares

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Whether you're braving crafts at a 4-year-old's birthday party or painting baby's nursery, parenting will likely lead you down a road of do-it-yourself endeavors. We've got the scoop on how to save yourself from the most common DIY nightmares, starting with the star of baby showers and birthday parties alike: glitter. How can you avoid... read more

Nesting Home Hack: Small Pantry, No Problem

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If you're a mamma-to-be on a warpath to organize everything by color, chances are, you're nesting. Our nature -- and our nerves -- makes us want to get our homes as ready as possible for a brand new human being, and that can feel pretty daunting, especially when you're short on space. Try taking it... read more

Fall Comfort Food Recipe: Pumpkin Ravioli with Sage and Toasted Hazelnuts

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We're all about delicious comfort food for fall, and this Pumpkin Ravioli with Sage and Toasted Hazelnuts from The Nest Magazine is one of our favorites. There's just something about the combination of pumpkin ravioli and sage that makes us want to curl up in front of a... read more