Having a little one means you need a lot of “stuff” and if you ever plan on leaving the house as we all have to do at least occasionally then you need a way to carry some of that stuff with you. Enter the diaper bag, a place where you ...

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You’re not really an angry mom.   Your kitchen, yesterday afternoon.  You’re dutifully cooking a healthy dinner, the counters are cluttered with ingredients and dirty dishes.   For some reason, that new rice dish you’re trying doesn’t look quite right.  Suddenly, the kids dart through the kitchen, bumping into the counter and ...

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You have just learned that you’re pregnant and you’re so excited to tell your parents! Learning that you are pregnant is such a fun and special moment, and telling your mom that she’ll be a grandma is just as exciting! Whether this is their first Christmas as a new grandma, ...

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YOU MIGHT NOT BE READY  BUT THEY SHOULD BE.Enter your information to download this ​FREE Kindergarten Readiness Checklist!Are you wondering what you should teach your four-year-old?In the years I spent teaching and directing preschool, I began realizing that parents really had no idea what to teach a four-year-old.  In fact, at the ...

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“My Son wants nothing to do with me.” A few days ago, I saw these words posted in one of the parenting boards I participate in. I could see how much pain that momma was going through.   She went on to explain that she had spent years trying to be ...

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Candy-free Valentines Ideas for KidsGoing Candy-free for Valentine's day isn't as hard as you might think.   Instead of taping those adorable heart-shaped lollipops to the front of your child's valentine's this year - go with one of these adorable idea's instead. 20 No-Candy ideas for Valentines DayColoring Pad Valentines Day ...

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