7 Awesome Holiday Recipes

By , On December 20, 2014, In Recipes, With 0 Comments

This is the time of year that we love, but also dread. It seems like there’s food everywhere! We can’t stop by someone’s home without them pushing plate of food at you. There’s even boxes and bags of sweets available at work, kids’ schools, and even the bank! In most cultures, food is a big.

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Signs That Your Baby is Teething

By , On December 19, 2014, In Uncategorized, With 0 Comments

When your baby starts to teethe, it’s not only painful and uncomfortable for them but also having to watch this as a parent. Somewhere between three and twelve months, your baby’s teeth will begin to make their entrance into this world. Even if it’s not completely visible, your baby will certainly make it known that.

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How to Raise Grateful Kids

By , On December 17, 2014, In Parenting Tips, With 0 Comments

No matter the age of the individual, counting your blessings is an important aspect to appreciating the life you’ve been given. This sentiment is especially true when it comes to teaching your kids to be grateful as they get older and can realize what they’ve been blessed with. Your children will never get everything they.

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How to Encourage Women to Breastfeed

By , On December 16, 2014, In Breastfeeding, With 0 Comments

While I think the trend in our culture is turning back to breastfeeding, there’s still work to be done. We can’t outright force women to nurse (as that certainly wouldn’t be right), but we can work to change the perception of breastfeeding and educate women to its benefits. Here are some ways you can be.

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The Real Cost of Having a Baby

By , On December 6, 2014, In Parenting Tips, With 0 Comments

Most families will attest that a baby costs more than they expected. They are shocked by the sheer amount of “unexpected” fees that pop up everywhere, like more diapers than you planned and endless copays. Here is the real cost of having a baby. Doctor Visits If you have insurance, a majority of the first.

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10 Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas for Families

By , On December 4, 2014, In Going Green, With 0 Comments

Going green is the latest trend for families and it’s a great way to teach kids about taking care of the environment. There are tons of simple changes families can make in their everyday lives to be a little more green. This includes purchasing products that are eco-friendly. Many brands are now finding ways to.

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Fun Playdate Ideas Moms and Kids Enjoy

By , On December 3, 2014, In Parenting Tips, With 0 Comments

Scheduling play dates for your kids is the perfect way to let them burn off some extra steam while also getting a chance to develop some valuable social skills with other kids. They can also provide a great opportunity to make new mom friends and get chores done while your kids play. Here are some.

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6 Types of Photos to Not Post on Social Media

By , On December 2, 2014, In Fun Things, With 0 Comments

With the advent of social media, much of our lives have become public. It’s easy to snap a photo and share with our friends, but that ease comes with a price. Those photos are available for anyone to see, forever. Here are some types of photos that you shouldn’t share on social media. 1. Photos.

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When to Call a Lactation Consultant

By , On November 15, 2014, In Breastfeeding, With 0 Comments

The nutritional and development benefits of breastfeeding are well documented, but that doesn’t make it easy. At some point you’ll need answers or guidance that you can’t find on the Internet. My best piece of advice is to find a certified lactation consultant in your area and set up a meeting. Here’s how to tell.

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5 Stages of Celebration in Baby’s Life

By , On November 11, 2014, In Fun Things, With 0 Comments

Along the tenuous, never-ending journey as a parent, there are certain milestones that you will encounter. These momentous occasions are not only great stepping-stones for your child, but they should feel amazing to see as a parent. Be sure to celebrate these moments as a victory for the entire family! Here are six happy milestones.

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