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At-home kids activities while working from home

Working from home with (young) kids? Our friends at Guidepost Montessori share some tips and tricks on the Winnie blog to help you manage it all.

Emergency Child Care for Essential Workers

These are unprecedented times. As daycares and preschools temporarily close across the country due to the coronavirus pandemic, it’s critical that essential workers still have access to high quality child care. Starting today, parents who need emergency child care can visit to connect with the child care providers who have immediate availability.

You Just Had a Baby... Now What?

Join Winnie CEO Sara Mauskopf and other speakers for a free online summit for new moms starting 9/24. Learn about all things postpartum self-care. Register today to save your spot.

Modern parents, weigh in! Today's topic: child care 🐣

Hey moms and dads! Do you have 5 minutes to help us make life easier for working parents? Fill out this quick survey about what matters to you and your family regarding child care decisions, and we'll share the results with you! ✅💖

PSA: In every state you can bring your kids to the polls

Tuesday November 6 is Election Day! Did you know that in every state you can bring your kids to the polls? It’s a great way to teach your kids about voting and democracy while performing your civic duty. Some states have rules about how many kids you can bring with you so check ahead if you’re planning to bring more than 1 child with you. Happy voting!

Have you considered saving for college with a 529 plan?

It’s never too early (or too late!) to get started with college savings. If you haven't opened a 529 College Savings Plan here's why you might want to consider one

Voting is now OPEN for the 2018 Winnie Family Favorites awards 🎉

Here at Winnie we decided it's time to recognize the amazing businesses, parks, educators and more who bring joy to children and relief to parents. That's why we're so excited to bring you our first annual Winnie Family Favorites awards! You can vote to honor the best establishments in a number of kid-centric categories, in any town or city across the country. Winners in each categ... More

Expanding Winnie’s revolutionary child care search in New York! 🎉

Team Winnie is so excited to announce our newly expanded child care offerings in New York City, which include details on more than 10,000 programs! 🏙🙌 We're thrilled to bring this exclusive info to the parents who need it and to be able to lead the charge on simplifying the search for childcare. To celebrate, if you review any New York childcare provider using Winnie by July 31, 2018, yo... More

Is there a daycare or preschool you love in New York City? Tell us about it!

Use Winnie to rate your childcare provider in any of the 5 boroughs by July 31. Tell us why you love them in your review, and you’ll be automatically entered to win a $50 Amazon gift card! Winner will be chosen at random and announced on August 1. Good luck!

It's the first weekend of summer! ☀️ Share your pics with us!

How are you spending the first official weekend of summer? Post your fun family photos here today through Sunday (6/24) or share them on Instagram using #winniefam for a chance to win a Winnie kid's tee or onesie! ❤️️ 📷 Photos may be shared on the official Winnie Instagram: 🥇 Winner will be chosen at random and announced on Monday!

Things you can do right now to help kids separated from their families

News of so many kids being separated from their families at the U.S. Border is heartbreaking. If you're looking for a way to help, we've put together a list of resources to get you started: Please feel free to share any other links or resources you've heard about in... More

How was your experience using Winnie?

Help us make Winnie even better by filling out this short survey. It should only take a few minutes and will let us improve your user experience. Thanks for helping us out!

Introducing ratings! You can rate places and view ratings on iPhone, Android, or on the web. So what are you waiting for? Give ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ to your favorite restaurants, parks, activities and anywhere else you've had a great experience with your kids! Read more here:

For all you parents of babies, we’ve compiled some useful advice on breastfeeding, bottle feeding, and pumping on the go. Check it out and comment below with your favorite tips!

Kickstart your care! Relax from the hustle and bustle of this holiday season with over $1300 in self-care essentials including eco-friendly clothing, luxe jewelry, aromatherapy, meditation gear and more. Enter now to win:

It's the season of giving so we're giving you a chance to win fresh holiday prizes including a wine & cheese subscription, help with dinners, and lots of gift cards to buy yourself whatever your heart desires. Enter now!

We want to keep your family happy and HEALTHY this holiday season so we're teaming up with 3MD to bring the doctor to you. 3MD makes comprehensive first-aid kits, carefully curated with hospital-grade products used to treat the most common childhood emergencies and we've got an awesome discount for you!

Parents, what are you most thankful for this year? Comment below and we’ll share the most creative answers on our Facebook page:

Win for the whole family! We've partnered with some awesome parenting brands to bring you cash, gift cards, clothing, jewelry, and more. And we didn't forget your kids either. When you win, they'll also win prizes like $200 worth of healthy snacks from Fruitivity. Enter by November 23 for a chance to make the whole family smile: More

At Winnie we’re always trying to make it easier for parents to find great places to take their kids. To help families on the go, we just added every McDonald’s in the United States to Winnie, including information on whether it has a PlayPlace. To find the nearest one, open your Winnie app and search for “McDonald’s” with the filter “Good for Play”. It’s a great tool for roadtripping families ... More

Badass mom and entrepreneur Sarah Lacy just wrote a book about how working mothers are more focused, decisive, and stronger than any other force. If you're a working mom or want to learn how to better support them in the workplace, we encourage you to pick up a copy of her book and give it a read: Li... More

Looking for a unique gift or nursery idea? Good news: art is for everyone! We've partnered with 20x200, a curated collection of limited-edition artwork by contemporary artists to bring all Winnie members a 15% discount (including custom framing).

We have an exciting update to share to Winnie Search! One piece of feedback that we kept hearing was that Winnie Search was not very reliable. It would return places that were closed, not family-friendly, or not even real. Today we're happy to announce that we've completely rebuilt the way our local search works. If you go to the Search tab (or the Search bar if you're on web), you... More

Need a break? Winnie is teaming up with in-home, same-day massage service Zeel to bring Winnie users a special discount!

Today we announced the launch of Winnie Parenting Communities. These are special interest topics on Winnie found by heading over to the Search tab if you're using our iPhone and Android apps, or at if you’re using the web. These are places to get advice and connect with informed parents on a variety of topics like adoption, single parenting, saving money, raising s... More

Attention pregnant and nursing moms! Winnie is teaming up with Aeroflow Breastpumps (, a one-stop resource for moms to qualify through their insurance for a breast pump. Also on their website you’ll find nursing accessories and supplies. Here’s the best part. They’re offering a special discount to Winnie users using code WINNIE20. So hop on over to More

Need a trick to keep your toddler busy and happy in the bath? Check out these handy bath toy organizer sets from our friends at SODAH Club. Comment on this post with your favorite bath time tip and we’ll pick 3 winners from the comments to win free bath toy organizer sets. Or pop on over to Amazon and get your own right now:

At Winnie, we want to help children and families experience all the magic the world has to offer. That’s why we’re teaming up with Tutu School, a collection of ballet schools catering to boys and girls ages 18 months to 8 years. We’ve added all nationwide Tutu School locations to our directory of activities for kids. Open the app or visit and search for “Tutu School” to fin... More

Winnie is teaming up with Educents (, a marketplace for educational products, to bring a 10% discount to Winnie users with code WINNIE10. Stock up on toys, games, and books that make learning fun! In addition, 1 lucky winner will also receive a $100 gift card. Like this post or tell us about your favorite educational toy in the comments below for a chance to win.

At Winnie we want to help parents have great experiences with their children. That's why we're teaming up with Music Together, an internationally recognized music education program for children from birth through age 7 — and the grownups who love them. We're excited to announce we've added thousands of Music Together classes across the United States and Canada to our directory ... More

Win $100 in brilliant kids basics! Meet our friends at, two moms who wanted a better way to shop for essential baby and kids clothes. Instead of logos, slogans, and sequins, they offer awesome colors and super soft fabrics, and everything is under $25! “Like” or “Comment” on this post for a chance to win $100 gift card! We’ll pick a winner on Friday. And shop now to get a 25% disc... More

Love home-cooked dinners but short on time? Winnie’s got you covered. We’re teaming up with Josephine, a service that provides home cooked meals from your neighbors for pick up and giving everyone a discount! Josephine is mainly available in the San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle, and Portland. Check it out here: and use code W... More

Mother’s Day is around the corner so Winnie is teaming up with Kavador (, a fine jewelry marketplace, to give ALL WINNIE USERS $150 in credit towards any jewelry purchase! Just make sure you're signed into the app or and then use code Winnie150 at checkout for anything on 👑 Not sure what to get? Read this interview with Winnie’s very own Sara... More

Kid clothes giveaway! Our friends at Kid Things, a text messaging service for kids clothes, just launched. To celebrate, they are offering one lucky Winnie user a $100 off any Kid Things purchase. Just "like" or "comment" on this post to enter and we’ll pick a winner Friday. For all users, you can get 10% off your first purchase of Kid Things partner brands! Just let the st... More

Winnie is partnering with Get Qurious to give 2 lucky users a free Maker Box — a play experience that combines physical game pieces with an interactive app for iPhone or iPad. "Like" or "Comment" on this post to enter and we'll pick a winner on Friday. Or buy yours today using discount code WINNIE20 for 20% off (valid till end of April):

GIVEAWAY TIME! Winnie is teaming up with LuLaRoe to give a few lucky users a free pair of their world-famous buttery soft leggings. Just "comment" or "like" this post for a chance to win. Want more LuLaRoe? Shop here:

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