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November 21, 2017
Ben Hanson, Parenting Perspectives columnist
One parent's honest list of thanks
November 21, 2017 - 9:01am
Nancy Carriveau and her son, Sage Carriveau-Johnson, watch the glowing lights during a past Holiday Lights Parade. Forum file photo
Annual Holiday Lights Parade turns on the Christmas spirit
November 21, 2017 - 8:20am
November 20, 2017
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Could sleeping with your pets do more harm than help?
November 20, 2017 - 8:10am
November 19, 2017
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4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
November 18, 2017
Justin Markon (foreground) of St. Paul and his dad, Matt Markon of Poplar, walk into the woods Saturday morning, Nov. 18, during opening day of Wisconin's gun deer season. They hunt with other family members and a long-time friend on land they own south of Pattison State Park. (Sam Cook / Forum News Service)
Hunting with history: For this Wisconsiny deer camp, the deer opener comes with 102 years worth of stories
November 18, 2017 - 5:37pm
November 17, 2017
Greg Norman, a fourth-generation funeral director, established the Gregory J. Norman Funeral Chapel in 1993. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Cost of a funeral on the rise, but directors advise planning ahead
November 17, 2017 - 8:10pm
November 14, 2017
Callie and her Uncle Devin. Special to The Forum
Brother I didn't want becomes key to parenting success
November 14, 2017 - 9:09am
November 11, 2017
North Dakota Heart Gallery Gala and Carnival entrance on Nov. 9, 2017 at the Fargodome. Katie Pinke / Forum News Service
North Dakota Heart Gallery connects kids in need of adoptive families
November 11, 2017 - 11:23am
November 8, 2017
Stephanie Forslund, clinical supervisor at St. Luke's, demonstrates infant safe sleep practice during a press conference Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at the hospital by placing two-month-old Dylan Grenberg of Duluth into his own small crib on his back and swaddling him in a blanket. Bob King / Forum News Service
Minnesota calls attention to safe sleeping practices for infants
November 8, 2017 - 7:43pm
November 7, 2017
After a day spent preparing for winter, Val Kleppen discovered she'd missed one important component: having appropriate winter weather attire for her children. They improvised though, and the kids had a great time outside. Special to The Forum
Serving hot humble pie on a cold winter day
November 7, 2017 - 8:45am
November 5, 2017
Children at the Lincoln Park Children and Families Collaborative use various rattles and other instruments to play along with area musician Robi Meyerson recently. The collaborative’s mission is to strengthen the neighborhood by connecting families. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
'Tobacco is sacred' Collaborative aims to unite children, families
November 5, 2017 - 11:17am
Anna Fletcher, 15, makes a goofy face at her parents, Kari and Mike Fletcher, during a vist to the World's Largest Candy Store in Jordan, Minn., on Nov. 1, 2017. S. M. Chavey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Despite high number of Minnesota adoptions, many still in foster care
November 5, 2017 - 8:30am
November 1, 2017
 One of the great pleasures of the holiday is enjoying the leftover bounty in the days to follow. . (Tony Cenicola/The New York Times)
Why Americans have stopped eating leftovers
November 1, 2017 - 5:45am
October 31, 2017
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Try skipping the 'trunk-or-treat' events to let your kids enjoy, and learn from, the real thing
October 31, 2017 - 9:38am
Kris Kerzman
Photo courtesy Britta Trygstad
Sleeping around (the house): Don't feel bad. Everyone's doing it.
October 31, 2017 - 7:50am