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How to Skip the Kid’s Menu: 6 Tips Every Parent Should Know

Eating out isn’t what it used to be, you know, before parenthood, especially when your kids are likely to eat chicken fingers. . . again. Or maybe worse, demand a full-sized meal that costs upwards of $20 only to take two bites. If you’re lucky and have more than one child, perhaps you get to deal with both — and other variations — of these scenarios. Not fun.

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4 Peachy Things You Didn’t Know About Stone Fruits

Nothing says summertime quite like biting into cherry pie, freshly made peach salsa or a ripe plum on a hot day. Comprising some of our favorite juicy delights, stone fruits — whose name refers to the stone-like hard covering around a single large seed and fleshy exterior — are one of the many reasons we love summer. Find out more stone fruit facts, plus how to enjoy these end-of-season rock stars.