Weekend Bits: Harry Potter Festival, the Homework Takedown, and the Cutest Baby Costumes You Will Ever See

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Yes, we’re going to continue to go to town talking about our first video appearance, or what we’ve come to call Riding in Cars With Wee Wander. Watch Christy do a drive-time interview Lauren Boggi of Lithe in a Audi Q7 SUV!!

If you haven’t already seen this, please PLEASE indulge us here: This mother’s costumes for her sleeping baby are nothing short of brilliant. Squee-factor off the charts. Via HuffPo.

Holy s**t! Is this the colonel’s secret recipe? Grub Street has the scoop.

NPR takes a slightly wider look at the Down With Homework movement than just what we’ve all seen on Facebook.

If you, like me, are obsessed with making to-do lists, then this Science of Us post will get you excited: “You Should Copy This 100-Year-Old To-do List Model.”

Head House Books is hosting a release party September 12 for Jennifer Weiner’s first young adult book, The Littlest Bigfoot. Jennifer will be there for discussion and a signing!

Yippeeeee! Chestnut Hill’s Harry Potter Festival is happening again: Save the date for October 21 and 22!