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Whether you are a brand new parent, a parent-to-be, or a parent of many, you will find loads of useful information in this section, just for you. Be sure to check out our Editor’s Picks every month for information on the latest hot topics, as well as great ideas for the current season or holiday. Check out the Recipes section for the perfect family meal, or have some fun by taking a few polls.

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Practical Tips for Designing Your Dream Nursery

As soon as I found out I was having a girl, I began designing her nursery! I thought it was going to be easy. After all, I had secretly been hoping for a girl and planning her imag ... More

7 Ways to Reduce Expenses

Let’s face it. Most of us could afford to cut back on our expenses. Whether you’re trying to get out of debt or just trying to save some extra money every month, making a few s ... More

Kwanzaa with the Kids: 5 Crafts and Activities

Kwanzaa is a week-long celebration honoring African history and serves to give black people an opportunity to rejoice in their heritage. Whether or not you’re a part of this cult ... More

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5 Tips to Deal with Separation from Your Child

Do you travel a lot for work? Are you in the military of facing possible deployment? Prolonged separation from your child is stressful and ...
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6 Ways to Take Care of Yourself When Caring for an Ill Child

“You’re only human, which means your body needs sufficient rest, good nutrition, hydration, and regular exercise. By making your own health ...
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One Practice that Can Change Everything

Many parents are surprised when I start out discussing something that seems very different from traditional discipline, but is one of the ...
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3 Ways to Get 15 Extra Minutes of Sleep

It’s Saturday, and you have nowhere you need to be. Fifteen extra minutes of pillow time not only sounds great, it seems completely ...
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What Does Frostbite Look Like? What Should You Do?

Many people of all ages are treated yearly for frostnip and frostbite, but children are at higher risk for these cold-weather injuries! ...
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Sledding Safety

Sledding can be a very fun and exciting experience for children, teens, and even adults! While, most of the time, no one gets hurt, it is still ...
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