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DIY Father’s Day Gift Idea Using Baby Handprints And Footprints

Father’s Day is just a few days away, but you might still be wondering what you will give as a gift on behalf of your little ones. While you might be thinking the gift(s) of your children is enough as the panic sets in that Sunday will be here before you know it and you

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When Can A Baby Have Juice? Pediatricians Now Advise To Wait After They Are 1

Once your baby starts eating solids, many parents might be wondering when it’s okay to start giving them something to drink other than formula or breast milk. But even though your pediatrician might say a little water is fine, that doesn’t mean that they should also drink a little juice. According to new guidelines from

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Mother’s Day From A First Time Mommy: Thank You, Son

I wouldn’t be the woman and mother I am today without being raised by such a strong, fearless and selfless mother that I am blessed to have. I always look forward to celebrating Mother’s Day because any day that I can honor how amazing and special my momma is—to me—a great (and well deserved) day.

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How To Save Money On Diapers

As a new Mom I have quickly learned that my baby has made my heart rich in love, and having him in my life is priceless. But that doesn’t mean having babies can leave your wallet pretty poor. It’ no joke that it costs a lot of money to have and raise a child. Besides

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How To Get Baby To Sit Up Unassisted

Every parent loves watching their little ones reach new milestones (and probably taking dozens of pictures to capture each little moment). The older they get, the more they are able to accomplish. While we are their biggest cheerleaders, it’s only natural that we also want to be good coaches and help our babies reach that

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Owlet Announces Connected Care Platform For Early Infant Illness Detection

If you have been on the fence as to whether or not to invest in the Owlet baby monitoring system, let me help you make up your mind: buy it. Now is the perfect time to do so because the company just launched the Owlet Smart Sock 2, the second generation of its popular baby

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The Trick That Helped My Baby Sleep In The Crib At Night

As parents, it’s at times crucial to have a few tricks up our sleeves. And especially when it comes to getting our little ones to sleep. For those like me who have been struggling to get their babies to go to bed in their crib, there is one specific crib adjustment that seemed to do

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5 Things No One Tells You About Being A Mom

Before our little ones are even born, we are already their moms and start getting comfortable in that role. That means reading all the books and articles, eating healthy, and maybe even asking our own mothers or women we know for their advice. People will tell you how amazing being a mother is. They will

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Should I Give My Newborn A Pacifier? The Guilt And Reasons Why No Harm Will Be Done

Like a Gremlin my newborn turns into a monster in the later part of the evening and cluster feeds some nights. It seems like nothing will satisfy his need to keep on sucking. Last night we were going on hour three when my boobs felt depleted and saying I was sore is an understatement. It

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How To Get Rid Of Newborn Gas And Hiccups

As a first time parent, one of the most scary things is that inevitable day when your baby gets sick for the first time. And nothing is more scary than having a late fall/winter baby when flu season is in full swing. While my little bundle of joy is healthy as can be, I have

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