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Editor’s Picks: Here’s What We’re Loving for Kids This Spring

By Elena Epstein, Director of the National Parenting Product Awards. For more product reviews, visit nappaawards.com   The Play Kits Discover this subscription, stage-based learning program designed to promote healthy brain development during the early years of childhood. The kits arrive every two to three months and feature age-specific toys …

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Shadow Play Books

Washington FAMILY Editor’s Picks: February 2022 Here’s what we’re loving for you and your family this month

By Elena Epstein, Director of the National Parenting Product Awards. For more product reviews, visit nappaawards.com.   Kindie Rock Stars Podcast   This dynamic podcast showcases the diverse talents of children’s musicians and family entertainers. Each episode features an artist story and a song. Free, patrickadamsbooks.com     Shadow Play …

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Editor’s Picks: Here’s What We’re Loving for Kids This Month

The picks below are presented by Elena Epstein, director of the National Parenting Product Awards. For more product reviews, visit nappaawards.com.     Discovery #MINDBLOWN Career Play Doctor Kit This 32-piece deluxe playset features an anatomy model, blood-pressure monitor, clipboard, working kid’s stethoscope, eye chart and more. $32.50, ages 6+, …

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What is Kefir?

Kefir is a beverage created after fermentation of kefir grains in a liquid. Sometimes other ingredients are added to assist in the fermentation, to feed the grains or to alter the flavor. Two distinct types of kefir grains are used for the fermentation process: water kefir grains and milk kefir …

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Superfood: Algae

You’ll never believe that something green and slimy is good for your health. (And we’re not talking about green smoothies.) Algae, yes algae, are rich in health-boosting nutrients, and may help you achieve optimal health. We’re not advocating for you to scrape the gunk off of your fish tank, or …

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