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Preppy Easter Ensembles for Toddlers Too Young To Object

My general philosophy when it comes to holiday outfits is "Janie and Jack Lookbook For Less." Much to my husband's dismay, I dress up Levon every year for Easter. "Why are you…
Picky Eater, Raise Magazine


It’s a role no one wants to play – the Mother Of The Picky Eater. The nagging character who is hated from the beginning of the story, despite being right. ­­Today’s breakfast…

The Best Concealer for Tired Moms

Because none of us are getting that nap we asked for on Mother’s Day. My face is aging well, if I do say so myself. I attribute my still youthful looks to…

Toddler Travel Guide: Disneyland

To say Levon is obsessed with Disneyland is an understatement. He asks to go weekly. He even had a Haunted Mansion themed birthday party last year. We’re lucky enough to live in…
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Tips On Creating An Adoption Profile Book

Adoption profile designer Mallory Fogas, owner of Arrow + Root, shares her tips on creating the perfect profile book -- from using proper language to choosing the right photos to the importance…
Our Blended Family, Raise Magazine

Stepfathers Step Up, Stepmothers Step On Toes

Why does our culture embrace men who step up to parent their non-biological children as their own, but take offense when women do the same? Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE Budweiser’s…

The Secret To Perfect Lashes Every Day

As a busy mom, mascara is often the only makeup I wear, so I need it to look natural. There’s nothing worse than a no makeup look with heavy, clumpy mascara. It’s…
Avoid Toddler Jet Lag On Your Vacation Abroad, Raise Magazine

Avoid Toddler Jet Lag On Your Vacation Abroad

Two cities, four flights, eight hour time difference, and ZERO jet lag. When planning our recent trip to the English countryside to visit friends, my main objective was to spare my four-year-old…
12 Minimalist High Chairs For Design Loving Parents

10 Minimalist High Chairs For Design-Loving Parents

When we adopted our son, I swore I wouldn't fill my house with colorful, plastic baby gear, and I meant it. Don't get me wrong, I have nothing against plastic. Any parent…
Building Holiday Traditions As A Blended Family, Raise Magazine

Building Holiday Traditions As A Blended Family

As a step parent, you spend so much time participating in already established traditions that it’s tempting to want to drag your spouse and stepchildren into YOUR traditions, but that’s rarely a…


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