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Parenting: A Letter to My Son

I want so much for you and I'm afraid that with the chaos that is life I might forget to tell you all these things. So here it is. My hopes and dreams for you dear boy.<p>To my little prince,<p>It's hard to believe you came into our lives one year ago. At times it feels like I have known you a lifetime …

Raising Emotionally Intelligent Kids & Teens: 'Anger & How to be the Boss of Your Brain'

We’re wired to feel. Not just the good feelings but the messy, sweaty, crazy, fierce ones too. Feelings drive our aliveness, our relationships, our …

Breastfeeding Gets A Seussian Twist With 'The Places You'll Feed!'

"On a train! On a plane! At a game in the rain!"<p>Lauren Hirshfield Belden, mom of two, has written a book that combines the two aspects of parenthood that some parents know very well -- breastfeeding and Dr. Seuss.<p>Belden's book <i>The Places You'll Feed!</i>, illustrated by Isabelle Angell, is a …

Deep Sense of Connection Improves Children's Behavior

I’m guessing that most of us were raised with a voice barking from behind us, “Don’t grab! Don’t hit! That’s not nice, be kind. Do you think that was …

Parenting

Consequences That Teach

There is a disturbing new parenting trend for "creative consequences" which usually involves shaming the child publicly in some way. But is shaming …

Parenting

50 things all parents must do with their kids before they grow up

We’ve all heard of a bucket list – things you want to accomplish before you kick the bucket. The team at Babyology got together and designed our own …

Kids

This Mom Perfectly Explains Why She Does Not Teach Her Kids To Share

At first I thought this was crazy... and now I agree with everything she said.<p><i>Written by Beth for PopSugar.com</i><p>Image credit: Vaughan Moms<p>There is a …

A Gentle Vaccine Detox For Children

I already know I’m going to catch flack … from those who believe vaccines are perfectly safe, that injecting 49 doses of 16 vaccines containing …

Time Out vs. Time In: What’s the difference?

<b>What is the difference between a time out and time in? Is one better than the other?</b><p>Sometimes positive discipline tools can seem similar to the …

Parenting

The Important Question to Ask After Yelling

We are walking up the stairs to school. It’s been a difficult morning. I am feeling drained by the need to repeat myself over and over. The feeling …

16 Time Saving Tips For When You Have A Baby

If you’ve ever wished for 25 hours in a day and octopus hands to hold your baby and do every little job at home, these time saving tips could be just …

Navy SEAL's Intimidating Rules For Dating His Daughter Go Viral

Retired Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell became famous after his harrowing experience during Operation Red Wings in Afghanistan, which became the subject of the Oscar-nominated film "Lone Survivor." Recently, the military veteran has made headlines again for a Facebook status he posted about a very …

Sex Positive Parenting, or We Don't Touch Our Vulvas At The Table

It happened yet again. As I was sitting at the table for dinner with my children, I noticed my daughter's hand fishing around under her skirt.<p>"We …

The How (and Why) Behind 8 Healthy Habits to Instill in Your Kids

Tried talking to the kids about the importance of healthy habits like hand-washing? Don’t just explain why they’re important—show them.<p><b>What to do:</b> Sprinkle some colored glitter on your child's damp hands, and have her rub them together until the glitter sticks. Then have her shake your hand, open …

36 Genius Ways To Hide The Eyesores In Your Home

Take those ugly household fixtures from ugh to ugh-MAZING.

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5 App-Enabled Baby Monitors That Work With iOS Devices

1. Withings Smart Baby Monitor<p>2. Philips InSight Wireless Home Monitor<p>3. Belkin WeMo Baby<p>4. BabyPing<p>5. iBaby Monitor - M3<p>While baby monitors have …

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During the early days of life with a newborn, you're focused on what's best for the baby, so sleepless nights seem like a small price to pay. Until about week six, that is, when waking up every few hours starts to get old. By month three, you're pretending to be asleep, hoping that your partner …

Sleep Disorders

Kids Activity: Edible Homemade Finger Paint

Finger paint is a great activity to do with toddlers! Here are our instructions to make your own edible, homemade version with ingredients you …

Recipes

Why I Want My Daughter to Learn Ballet

I am so excited for my 3-year-old daughter to start ballet class next week. She has been wearing her ballet shoes and leotard around the house and practicing her twirling in anticipation of the big day. She's excited because she adores dancing and pretty outfits. I'm excited for different</i> …

Ballet

Helping Kids Deal with Arguments

If your child's fighting with siblings or friends, teach her positive ways to resolve arguments at home and at school.<p>Back to School: When Kids Argue With Other Kids<p>Brothers bickering over blocks. Sisters arguing about the seating arrangement. Friends fighting over broken promises. Disagreements …

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• Pinterest<p>I grew up hearing my mother say in Italian, "<i>Soltanto la tua madre ti dir? di mettere il rossetto in modo che tu possa essere pi? graziosa di lei</i>" -- which roughly translates into: "Only your mother will tell you to go put lipstick on so that you can be prettier than she is." This was her …

Parenting

31 Tiny House Hacks To Maximize Your Space

Just because your house is small doesn't mean you can't live large.

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7 Effective Questions That Will Kick You Into Taking Action Right Away

The difference between extraordinary people and ordinary people is the little “extra” that extraordinary people do more than normal people. And you …

Success

A Breastfeeding Expert Answers Your Questions

Missed our Wednesday Lunch Club with breastfeeding expert Geraldine Miskin? Don’t worry, you can read all of the advice she shared here<p>Every week at …

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How To Ground The Kids And Clean The House Without Lifting A Finger

Whoever came up with the idea that grounding kids meant sending them to their rooms clearly wasn't thinking big.<p>Lynette, a mom whose blog typically chronicles her incredible adventures in cake making, posted a photo of what looks to be a chore chart. But instead of monetary incentives, the kids …

{Organized} Slow Cooker-Freezer Meals

Happy Friday! This week I'm doing things a little different. Don't worry, you read the post title correctly, this post is about food. However, I …

What Every Parent Needs to Know About Secondary Drowning

I am forever changed since this happened. I will not let this define me, but you can guarantee that I will be doing things much differently from here on out.<p>Over the weekend, I experienced one of the worst things to have happened to me since becoming a mother. After the shock subsided, a thousand …

52 Totally Feasible Ways To Organize Your Entire Home

Time to get your life together! These are the quick, cheap tips that don't entail remodeling or custom-building expensive furniture pieces to gain precious storage space.