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Getting Happy-Clappy at Gymboree

Toddler Distractions

Photo by Mike Liu on Flickr

It’s freezing outside and the swings are covered in frost. My 13-month-old and I leave the park for Gymboree, an indoor play center for babies and toddlers.

Most parents probably know these places. McDonald’s-like play areas with lessons. Gymboree’s motto is “Building Confident Learners” but from what I can see, it’s about giving moms with babies…

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Stephanie Gruner Buckley

Stephanie Gruner Buckley

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Writer, editor, parent. Former staffer at Quartz, WSJ and Inc. magazine.