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KEEP YOUR CHILD IN THEIR BED

Today I want to talk about how to keep your child in their own bed. Let me first take a minute to explain that your child will be healthier, do better...
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KIDS DRAWINGS BECOME REAL PLUSH TOYS

Dreams of ten lucky children came true through IKEA. The Swedish manufacturer chose their drawings in order make real plush toys. The children imagina...
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T-SHIRT SPANKS PARENTING CONVERSATION

The message may seem so obvious as to not require stating, but a photo of a shirt that reads "Dads Don't Babysit (It's Called 'Parenting')" has sparke...
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SAFETY FOR YOUR CHILD 1 TO 2 YEARS:

Did you know that injuries are the leading cause of death of children younger than 4 years in the United States? Most of these injuries can be prevent...
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TODDLER DISCIPLINE THAT WORKS 

The secret to raising children who generally cooperate with our rules and direction has very little to do with specific strategies or wordplay like “I...
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HOW TO BE A FUN MOM

I’m in the middle of cooking dinner and my patience with the kids is now razor thin. I want to be a fun mom, but it’s been a day of toddler tantrums, ...
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MY DIVORCE MADE ME A BETTER PARENT

Divorce sucks. It doesn’t matter if you were the divorcer or the divorcee, it doesn’t matter who was at fault, none of that matters– what does matter ...
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VACCINE PROPAGANDA VS VACCINE TRUTH

Vaccines do not need much in the way of advertising; they have a way of selling themselves. After all, the majority of people believe that they are ab...
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BREASTFEEDING MILITARY MUMS

These combat uniform-clad breastfeeding mums are unexpectedly leading the charge to normalize breastfeeding, after this image went viral. It was taken...
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DISCIPLINE RULES THAT WORK

I've made a lot of bad rules in the decade I've been a mom, from irrational threats ("No graham crackers in the house ever again if you eat them in th...
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WHAT IS COLIC
AND HOW TO COPE ?

Infant colic is a common condition, affecting around 1 in 5 infants in the UK in their first month of life. However, it is not a serious medical condi...