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Everyone can use a spirit booster these days. For starters, it's an election year and coronavirus chatter seems to be everywhere you turn. Top that with the normal stress and responsibilities of being an adult (and parent!), and life can get a bit overwhelming. Engaging and addressing issues in our life is important, but remember that you deserve to take a break and enjoy the moment.

Ready to relax? Here are our favorite Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime feel-good movies and TV shows to help you lift your spirits:

Best feel-good movies + shows on Netflix:


  1. Someone Great
  2. Leap!
  3. Bee Movie
  4. Jane the Virgin
  5. Always a Bridesmaid
  6. The Office
  7. Julie & Julia
  8. Benji
  9. She's Gotta Have It
  10. Gilmore Girls
  11. Zumbo's Just Desserts
  12. Burlesque
  13. Cheer

Best feel-good movies + shows on Hulu:

  1. When Harry Met Sally
  2. Friends With Benefits
  3. The Golden Girls
  4. Under the Tuscan Sun
  5. Meet the Fockers
  6. Bewitched
  7. Four Weddings and a Funeral
  8. Crazy, Stupid, Love
  9. Living Single
  10. Modern Family
  11. Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead
  12. Bad Parents
  13. Seinfeld
  14. Girls Just Want to Have Fun
  15. Moulin Rouge!
  16. Mamma Mia!
  17. Bob's Burgers
  18. Garfield a Tail of Two Kitties
  19. No Strings Attached
  20. Instant Family

Best feel-good movies + shows on Amazon Prime:

  1. Brittany Runs a Marathon
  2. Home Again
  3. Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family
  4. What Men Want
  5. Creed
  6. Chopped
  7. Troop Zero
  8. Emma
  9. I Don't Know How She Does It
  10. The Spy Who Dumped Me
  11. Accidentally Engaged
  12. Singin' in the Rain
  13. Martin
  14. Book Club
  15. 30 Rock
  16. Happy Yoga
  17. Heidi
  18. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

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Reading to your little one—even from a very young age—stimulates brain development and strengthens the parent-child bond. Reading helps babies develop language skills and make sense of the world around them. Fostering a love for books is a gift your children will treasure for the rest of their lives.

It can be a bit overwhelming to start your baby's first library, so we've created a guide featuring the best of the best—25 classic and new titles that will take you from baby's first day to their first birthday.

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Months ago when the Centres for Disease Control (CDC) recommended Americans start using homemade cloth face masks to protect against the coronavirus parents had a lot of questions—a recurring one being "how will I convince my child to wear one?

As schools prepare to reopen, districts in various parts of the country will require students to wear masks to class come fall, making the question even more urgent.

So how do we get children used to wearing masks? Here's what experts recommend:

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