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First Aid for Babies and Children | Safety | Health & Safety

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First Aid

World News Tonight With David Muir

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Driverless Cars

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My name is Bibi, and I run our family’s leather business, JooJoobs, with my husband, Kelly, and my father, Noi. We live just outside Chiang Mai, Thailand, which is a historic city and also a must-see tourist attraction. Our home borders a beautiful rice field, which makes for a relaxing, tranquil …

Mama Bean Parenting

Mom-Tested Baby Slings & Carriers

We put baby carriers and slings to the test. Check out what our mommy testers—and one daddy tester—had to say, and find the one that's right for your bambino.<p>This sleek, well-padded carrier wins out on the versatility front. Little one can be carried facing inwards, outwards, on the hip and on the …

Pregnancy

5 Ways to Make Your Kids' Toys Interesting Again

<i>Guest post from Katie of Embracing a Simpler Life</i><p>It’s the same old story; a closet full of clothes and nothing to wear.<p>My kids, and most kids I …

Stop Telling Kids to 'Do What You're Told!'

Do you want to be told what to do? I haven't found a single person who likes it. Whether you're 4 or 40, it's generally not a favorite. I know you still need your kids to follow directions, I really do. But the old ways of getting kids to do what they're told are rooted in fear and shame: demand, …

Parenting

List of Recommended Children's Books

Here it is - an ever-evolving, ever-growing, Montessori/discovery-based education inspired book list.<p>What qualifies as a good children's book? It …

Cut Garden Costs by Starting Seeds Indoors

Face it, people: Gardening can be pricey. New plants, tools, and all those extras can add up. So how do you slice your gardening budget? Consider …

National Geographic Travel

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Hanging Basket Garden DIY

We have a sweet little backyard at our new house but with a rambunctious puppy and a curious two-year-old, many of my efforts to plant things in the …

TUTORIAL :: How to makeover a boring stool - We Are Scout

I’m guilty of stopping to check out what people are discarding on council collection days. Roxy’s refrain from the back seat is always “Oh …

Make Your Own Mini Planter

I've had several different phases where I got really obsessed with clay and lately I can feel it coming on again! I love polymer clay and also air …

MeLuvKush

The "godee" from MeLuvKush is a modern-day redesign of the traditional Indian <i>godhri</i>, used to snugly envelop newborns and purportedly prevent germs from spreading. This eases a parent's concerns when giving the baby to others to hold, for those moments when you realize your aunt hasn't washed her …

Drawing

Kids Win This Videogame By Eating A Plate Of Fruit

Finish the game first by dominating your fruits and vegetables.<p>In a cruel prank of evolution, the best things for you aren’t as addictive as the worst. We’d rather drink a beer than a coconut water, and stretch out on the couch instead of doing a few sit-ups. Videogames are no exception. While, …

Nutrition

Making A Compost Bin From Pallets

Ever since we started composting back in 2008 at our old house, we’ve enjoyed doing it (snaps for free fertilizer, reusing “trash,” and getting some …

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Clear Lake Cottage by MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects

MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects have designed the Clear Lake Cottage in Parry Sound, Ontario, Canada.<p>From the architects<p>A Toronto family of …