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Julie Scagell

Julie Scagell

Former Digital Trends Contributor

I am a freelance writer based in Minneapolis, MN. My passions include my dogs, talking about my dogs, and taking pictures of my dogs (and sometimes my kids). I also love reading, cooking, and watching anything involving Lester Holt. You can find my work in The Washington Post, McSweeney’s, Disney, Huffington Post, Forbes, Scary Mommy, Love What Matters, and others.

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Pregnant woman on a beach

Best babymoon ideas for any budget – ways to spend time together before the big arrival

The baby will be here before you know it, so now is the time to whisk yourselves away and enjoy some one-on-one time before your world turns upside down.
Nanny and kids baking a cake

3 easy ways to get your kids excited (and learning) about Chinese New Year

If your kids don't know a lot about Chinese New Year (or Lunar New Year) and you'd like them to learn a bit about the tradition, here are a few ways.
A child in a garden

5 fantastic ways to promote curiosity in your child

Teaching your child to be curious will encourage them to learn throughout their life. We list five ways to promote curiosity.
A mother feeding her baby

Nutribullet’s baby products are on sale — here’s what to get

Nutribullet is the premier choice to get the most nutrition into your baby's food. It's having a sale -- and it's a big one.
Woman breastfeeding a baby

Dream feeding — what is it and how it can work for your baby

If you've never heard of dream feeding, you're not alone. We discuss how it might help you and your baby sleep more.
Child not liking vegetables at dinner with mother

Does your picky child need supplements? Here’s how to pick ones that will go down easy

Choosing the right supplements for your kids can feel daunting, but it doesn't need to be. We help you choose the best ones.
Parent and child practicing speech

Practice speech with your toddler with these fun games

Parents can struggle finding fun ways to practice speech with their kids. We list enjoyable and engaging learning activities.