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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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What to Do When You’re Single and Pregnant

Expecting a baby is, usually, a very exciting time for a family; but, if you’re single and pregnant, it can be the polar opposite of exciting (take it from a girl who knows what ... More

4 Ways to Ease Postpartum Uterine Contractions

Postpartum uterine contractions occur in the days after your child is born and range in pain levels from menstrual cramps to labor contractions. These cramps serve the purpose of s ... More

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 greatest and most natural teaching tools w ... More

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Beyond Pumpkin Pie: 10 Creative Ways to Use Pumpkin

When you think of fall, you probably think cooler temps, earlier sunsets, changing leaves, Halloween, and pumpkins. I love the cooling off of ...
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15 Awesome DIY Halloween Costumes

15 Awesome DIY Halloween Costumes!

Whether it’s baby’s first Halloween or he’s a seasoned pro at the trick-or-treating thing, you want your child to look awesome ...
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How to Clean Out and Organize Your Junk Drawer

How to Clean Out and Organize Your Junk Drawer

Ah … the good ‘ole junk drawer. Admit it. You have at least one–we all do. But should we? A junk drawer by its very name ...
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How to Organize Your Grocery Shopping {Plus a Free Printable Shopping List!}

Grocery shopping is a necessary chore that every family needs to do. But if you take the time to get yourself organized before you head out to ...
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When Will I Get My Period Post-Childbirth?

Just as pregnancy and delivery are different for every woman, so too are postpartum changes and experiences. Hormone levels are all over the map ...
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6 Fearless Job-Hunting Rules for Modern-Day Working Mothers

With all the bleak news about unemployment and lack of new jobs on the market, job hunting isn't easy for anyone. Add to that a home and family ...
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