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Halloween Treats Your Kids Can Make

Halloween is approaching, and there’s nothing more fun than making Halloween treats with your kids. Here are some fun treats that will help to create memories that will last a lifetime. ...

Communicating With Kids By The Numbers

As parents we love them. But as adults who are responsible for them, sometimes communicating with kids is harder then herding cats in a rainstorm. You know the end goal, and sometimes it is closely within sight, but getting them there requires forethought and sometimes a bit of trickery. But since we ...

Truth Behind Gender Stereotypes

Once upon a time you could pretty much expect pink packages at baby showers for girls and blue ones for boys. It was simply accepted that your little girl would love dolls and be horrible at math while your little boy would make truck sounds in his sleep and struggle to express his emotions. Of course ...

The Scoop On Your Toddlers Bossiness

What is it? If you’re a parent to a toddler, you may have noticed your child wanting things done their way and their way only. You may find it cute if this is your first child, but getting rid of this behavior before it gets out of hand is the best advice anyone can give. Why does this occur? Bossy be ...

Giving Credit To Stay At Home Dads

I was out at the park the other day with a friend or two, and as we walked by the kids jungle gym I noticed something. There amongst the usual crowd of young mothers were two stay at home dads, happily chatting and keeping an eye on the kids. It was heart-warming to see how accepted he seemed to be wi ...

Getting Kids to Listen

Most children start non-complying around the age of two, and typically end up going through a tough stage. This happens because your little one wants to explore the world around them, finding themselves and their self-image. When your child doesn’t comply this is their way of telling you that they are ...

Your Toddler’s Weird Behavior Explained

When your toddler out of nowhere starts displaying weird behavior, this may alarm you. But the truth of the matter is, this behavior can surface from anywhere. Maybe the two of you are at the grocery store and the entire time they’re being good, but then you notice your little one digging in their nos ...

4 Myths of Pregnancy

You’ve taken the test and it turns out it is positive. You are over the moon, because the answer to your prayers is there in that little test, you are pregnant. But now the anxieties begin. There are so many myths of pregnancy it can be hard to separate the truth from the old wives tales. Can I ...

The Best U.S Cities To Raise A Family

If you’ve been pondering on where you will be raising your family, you may want to rethink after you see this. SmartAsset.com rated top U.S cities from all around the United States for raising children, and Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Cedar Rapids, Iowa were rated at the top. The web-based company r ...

Lunchbox Recipes

Looking for some quick and easy lunchbox recipes now that school is back in session? One way to make sure the kids get healthier lunches that include all the food groups is to stretch those healthy dinners into their lunchbox the next day. The great thing about this is that when you plan to use those ...