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You may be a busy mom, but it's important to carve out some family bonding time (or some kid-free me-time) in your schedule. Whether you're looking for holiday ideas, travel tips or book and game reviews, look no further.

Modern Life Winemaking Family

Photo by James Baigrie

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Modern Life: A Winemaking Family

For this Northern California couple, winemaking is a family affair.

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Recharge by Playing an Instrument

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Recharge: Make Time for Playing an Instrument

Whether your parents had you take piano lessons as a kid or you picked up the guitar in college, it may be time to try i...

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Negotiate Your Salary

Illustrations by José Luis Merino

Money

Negotiate Your Salary, Fearlessly

Whether you’re switching to a new job or seeking a raise at your current one, don’t get hung up on the usual fears. Spea...

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Pets

FDA Says Some Bone Treats Can Cause Illnesses and Even Death in Dogs

Be careful about what you feed your beloved dogs. What we think may be a special treat could kill them. The FDA has issu...

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25 Days of Toys: Retro Toys for the Young at Heart

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25 Days of Toys: Retro Toys for the Young at Heart

Sometimes kids' toys make YOU feel like a kid again. Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht and Lifestyle Editor Suzanne Rust hi...

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25 Days of Toys: Unique Twists on Classic Play

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25 Days of Toys: Unique Twists on Classic Play

From surprise storage to mess-free coloring, toys that also offer smart solutions are great picks for the holidays. Toy ...

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25 Days of Toys: Favorite Characters at Play

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25 Days of Toys: Favorite Characters at Play

Kids love to bring home toys from their favorite shows. Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht and Lifestyle Editor Suzanne Rust ...

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25 Days of Toys: Keep It Movin

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25 Days of Toys: Keep It Movin

Kids have tons of energy and are always ready to play! Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht and Lifestyle Editor Suzanne Rust ...

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25 Days of Toys: Squish This

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25 Days of Toys: Squish This

Kids love gooey slime and all things that go squish! Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht and Lifestyle Editor Suzanne Rust pr...

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25 Days of Toys: Young Engineers

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25 Days of Toys: Young Engineers

The young engineers in your life will love these building toys. Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht and Lifestyle Editor Suza...

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