Reign soccer player and mom Stephanie Cox

Professional Athlete + Mom!

Stephanie Cox juggles Reign games, training and an adorable toddler

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What Does She See In the Mirror?

Here is what really makes a difference for kids' body image

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Do It: Deck Dining!

Friendly Puget Sound decks and patios where you can nosh with the fam

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State of Sweet

The coolest ice cream trips around Washington state

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How the newest brain research could change the way we parent

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Ready or Not...

Is your child prepared for the kindergarten plunge? Find out.

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Playground Mama Drama!

Ask the expert: Should I step in when another child mistreats my own?

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Buying the Right Sunscreen?

5 rules to follow to protect babies and kids from the sun

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ParentMap's 2015 Golden Teddy Awards

Reader-voted favorites for food, classes, camps, activities and more in the Puget Sound

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Healthy Kids Cook

Make Taco Salad (video)