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6 toddler discipline ideas that will make life easier for both of you

Try these toddler discipline hacks when nothing else is working.
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Did you contract COVID-19 in your first trimester? Don’t panic

Here's what to do if you get COVID during your first trimester.
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What are some common first trimester pregnancy symptoms? What to expect

There are some common first trimester pregnancy symptoms to look out for.
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The best baby toothbrushes for your little one’s tender gums

Budget baby toothbrushes compared, linked, and under ten dollars.
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6 early pregnancy symptoms no one tells you about

Signs you are with child that you may have missed.
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Sonogram vs. ultrasound: What’s the difference?

Here's the difference between a sonogram and an ultrasound and what each is for.
Pregnant woman with a bandage on her shoulder after getting vaccinated.

The COVID-19 vaccine and pregnancy: Is it safe to get your shot yet?

Important facts regarding COVID vaccination and pregnancy.
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6 benefits of postpartum massage that might surprise you

Benefits behind getting massaged after childbirth.
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5 postpartum weight loss tips for shedding the baby weight

Diet and exercise tips for weight loss after childbirth.
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When is the best time to take a pregnancy test to avoid a false negative?

Here's the best time of day to take a pregnancy test.
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What is male postpartum depression and how is it treated?

Men suffer postpartum depression, but what is it? Here are the facts.
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What to do with your old Halloween pumpkin

After Halloween, pumpkin ideas like pies, decorations, and more for families pushing into November.
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When is it safe to give a baby peanut butter? Probably earlier than you think

Here's expert advice on when you can give your baby peanut butter
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Food allergies in kids: What are the symptoms?

If you notice these symptoms of food allergies in kids, consult your physician.
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10 beautiful unisex baby names and their meanings

These are some of the best unisex baby names for your little one.
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This is how you stop your toddler from sucking their thumb

Here are some tips to get your toddler to stop sucking their thumb.
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Tips to transition your toddler from a bottle to a sippy cup

Here are tips for how to transition your toddler from a bottle to a sippy cup
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6 fun ways to keep your toddler happy and entertained

Here are 6 great ways to entertain toddlers who are active.
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How to transition your child from a crib to a toddler bed

Here's how to transition your toddler from a crib to a toddler bed.
Dad spoon feeds baby in highchair.

When should your baby start eating solid foods? Don’t offer them too early

Here's all you need to know about when your baby can start on solids.
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6 ways to teach kids to be kind to animals

Here are 6 ways to teach your children to be kind to animals.
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8 best solid foods to start your baby on

Here are the 8 best solid foods to start your baby on
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5 natural cures for stretch marks

Try these 5 natural cures for stretch marks during pregnancy.
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How to introduce your newborn to the family dog

Here are some tips to introduce your newborn and the family dog.
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Dying your hair while pregnant: Is it safe?

Here's the scoop on whether it's safe to dye your hair while pregnant.
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6 best cheap Halloween costumes for kids

Here are 6 cheap Halloween costumes that are perfect for kids.
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Simple ways to detox your home so it’s safe for your family

Use these simple tips to safely detox your family's home.
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What to do if baby wakes up screaming

Here is what to do if your baby wakes up screaming in the night
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6 family-themed Halloween costumes everyone will love

Here are the best family-themed Halloween costumes.
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The best toddler raincoats under $30

Here are the best toddler raincoats under $30 that you'll find.
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8 cute homemade Halloween costumes for kids

Here are some cute homemade Halloween costumes for kids
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Pfizer Covid vaccine found to be safe for ages 5 to 11 based on clinical trial results

Pfizer plans to file for authorization of COVID vaccine in ages 5 to 11.
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7 fruit recipes for kids for healthy snacks

Try these fruit recipes to make healthy snacks for your kids.
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8 fantastic kid-friendly fruit and vegetable recipes even picky eaters will like

These 8 fruit and vegetable recipes for kids are perfect for picky eaters
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The 6 best burp cloths you should keep in your nursery

These are the X best burp cloths that you'll want in your nursery
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Why do babies like teethers?

There are reasons behind why babies like teethers. Learn what they are.
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7 tween backpacks that are practical yet stylish

Here are 7 backpacks that are cool, practical, and stylish for tweens and teens.
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How to help your child adjust to a brand new school

Here's how to help your child adjust to going to a brand new school
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How to help your teen get reacquainted with friends after being remote

Here's how to help your teen readjust to being with friends after remote learning
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6 important benefits of play for a well-adjusted child

These 6 benefits of play are crucial for having a well-adjusted child.
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How to help your kid adjust to school after being remote

Here are ways to help your child adjust to school after being remote.
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Do these 6 things to effectively teach kids respect

How to teach kids respect with these 6 easy methods
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Can you go to the chiropractor while pregnant? What you need to know

Can you go to the chiropractor while pregnant? Here are the benefits of a chiropractor.
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6 distressing signs of toddler teething and what you can do to help

When your toddler has distressing signs of teething, here's how you can help.
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Where to check to see if your kids are going back to school

Here's how to find out whether your school district will be going back this year
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The complete guide to how many baby clothes your newborn needs

How many clothes newborns need and what is considered newborn essential clothing.
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7 incredible pink nursery ideas for every style

Create a cute pink baby nursery with these 7 ideas.
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How to ease your 1st grader back into a morning routine

Here's how to ease your first grader into a school morning routine after summer.
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What you need to know about teenage eating disorders

How to talk to a teenager who has an eating disorder
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8 excellent tips for a well-organized playroom

Have a well-organized playroom with these 8 tips.