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17 Dog Gifts to Get Their Tail Wagging

Treat your furry friend to something special. Check out some of our favorite dog gifts, including durable toys, homemade treats...


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Santa Won’t Be at Macy’s This Christmas—Here’s Why

Here's a closer look at what Macy's is doing for Christmas 2020.


15 Easy (and Mostly Edible) DIY Halloween Ideas

From ghoulish decor to spooky-sweet treats, we've rounded up our favorite DIY Halloween ideas to help you celebrate with creative...


70 Easy Recipes Your Kids Can Make All By Themselves

These easy recipes for kids let them snack on what they want and give you one less thing to do....



8 Healthy, Easy School Lunch Ideas You Can Make Ahead

Your weekday just got easier. Use these school lunch ideas as templates for quick and healthy meals that come together...


10 Back to School Ideas That’ll Get Your Kids Excited

Are your kids bummed about the end of summer? These back-to-school ideas will get them excited to go back.


The Most Creative First Birthday Party Ideas

Put together a fun and creative celebration the whole family will love with a few of these first birthday party...




How to Decorate Sugar Cookies with Your Kids

Round up all the sprinkles! You can teach kids how to decorate sugar cookies with this colorful craft.


17 Forgotten Manners Every Parent Should Teach Their Child

Saying "please" and "thank you" is just the tip of the iceberg.


How to Plan a Princess Birthday Party

Bring on the castles, glitter and balloons! Here's how to plan a princess party fit for your little royal.


Disney Is Now Serving Dole Whip Nachos Covered in Rainbow Sprinkles

Dole Whip nachos are BACK—and they're better than ever.


What Disney Parks Looked Like Through the Decades

The Disney parks have changed a lot over the years, but the magical memories remain. Here's what The Happiest Place...


Cooking with Kids: A Guide to Kitchen Tasks for Every Age

Looking to get your child or teen started in the kitchen? Our guide dishes age-appropriate tasks for children from tots...



The Smoky Mountains’ Famous Firefly Light Show Will Be Virtual This Year

This summer, sit back and watch nature's light show from your sofa.


Here’s How to Make Ice Cream in a Bag This Summer

You can have creamy, delicious homemade ice cream without an ice cream maker! Here's how to make ice cream in...


Disney World JUST Updated Its Mask Policy—Here’s What We Know

The Disney mask policy says face coverings are now optional outdoors.


How to Celebrate Your Graduate This Year

Hold on to your caps—these graduation ideas will make your graduate feel extra-special.


The Starbucks at Disney Springs Is Serving a Hot Pink ‘Welcome Back’ Drink

I bet if Princess Aurora had a favorite Starbucks drink, it would definitely be this one.



Mothers and Daughters Will Be Virtually Baking Together for Mother’s Day

If you can't bake something for Mom this year, bake with her...virtually!


Disney JUST Shared a Recipe for Mickey Mouse Pretzels

Mickey Mouse pretzels are just the cheer we need right now!


Here’s What We’re Watching on Disney+ This Mother’s Day

Celebrate her special day with a little Disney magic.