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Best Ways to Prevent Addiction

It’s almost becoming a weekly occurrence now, hearing one sad story after another, about teens who die from an accidental overdose. For anyone that has personally witnessed this in any way understands that this should be treated as a disease, and not a crime. This epidemic is merely a combination of t ...

Favorite Read Aloud Storybooks for Kindergarten

For many kids the best time in kindergarten is when the teacher pulls out their favorite real aloud storybooks for story time. I am sure we can all picture it, kids sitting on the floor in a circle while one of the teachers reads a favorite book aloud. Of course, when it comes to parents at home, read ...

Your Children and Nightmares

There’s not much worse than hearing the heart-wrenching screams coming from your child’s mouth in the middle of the night. There are many things you can do to help your child eliminate from waking up at nighttime. Why Does My Child Have Nightmares? Toddler aged children have a hard time in general wit ...

5 Convertible Car Seats

New information has come out regarding the length of time toddlers should be rear-facing in a car. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that parents keep their toddlers in rear-facing car seats until they reach the age of two, or until they exceed the weight limit for the rear-facing car seat ...
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5 Secrets to Babymoon Success!

There are many perks being pregnant, but there’s nothing like the babymoon. If you already have children, the challenge is finding child care so you’re able to leave. Here are some of the top strategies in making your babymoon the best one you’ll ever have. 1. Make the trip stress-free, so don’t plan ...

Your Morning Sickness Survival List

There’s nothing worse than being pregnant and feeling sick. Morning sickness can affect the best of us, but it’s really about eating the right foods even when nothing sounds good. Here are some ideas of what to have stocked around the house so you can just grab the goodies and go. Natural Saltines Sal ...

Is Your Child Ready For Kindergarten?

If your child’s preschool years are coming to an end, your thoughts are probably leaning towards putting your child in kindergarten. If you’re wondering what skills your child should possess before they enter into kindergarten, here are some helpful tips to make sure your child is ready. Does your chi ...

Tips For Talking To Your Teen About Her Period

Experts say that an average girl will get her first period around the age of 12, but some girls experience their this much earlier. If your daughter is getting older you may want to have this conversation with her before she starts noticing changes in her body. Here are some tips on how to talk to you ...

The Things Parents Can Do To Help Kids With Homework

Set up a spot for homework It’s important to create a spot that’s conducive for learning, but also a spot that is comfortable. It may help if your child has a nice chair that can be pulled into a desk because having good posture is a good thing when doing homework. Make sure the spot is accessible to ...