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How To Prevent Violence by Helping At-Risk Kids

How To Prevent Violence by Helping At-Risk Kids

Editor’s Note: This story is being republished in light of the recent tragic mass shooting at UCSB. If the information herein can help even one person, we are beyond grateful. As someone who writes

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6 Kid-Friendly Homemade Fruit and Veggie Juice Recipes

6 Kid-Friendly Homemade Fruit and Veggie Juice Recipes

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6 Natural Ways to Fight Seasonal Allergies and Still Enjoy the Great Outdoors

6 Natural Ways to Fight Seasonal Allergies and Still Enjoy the Great Outdoors

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HOW TO: Create a Successful Babysitting Co-Op

HOW TO: Create a Successful Babysitting Co-Op

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“Not Available on the App Store” Stickers Remind Us That the Best Kind of Fun is Tech-Free

“Not Available on the App Store” Stickers Remind Us That the Best Kind of Fun is Tech-Free

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TeenSafe iPhone Monitoring Tool Gives Parents All Access to Their Kids’ Mobile Phone Use and Social Activity

TeenSafe iPhone Monitoring Tool Gives Parents All Access to Their Kids’ Mobile Phone Use and Social Activity

As a parent I hope you realize that you should be discussing mobile phone and online safety with your kids. However, if frank discussions aren’t good enough, you may want to invest in technology

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LATCH Baby Bottle Nipples Mimic How a Breast Moves, Stretches, and Pumps

LATCH Baby Bottle Nipples Mimic How a Breast Moves, Stretches, and Pumps

Breastfeeding is super-rewarding, but it can be challenging, and in some cases, not possible. Nipple confusion is always a concern for nursing moms who would like to pump and have baby feed from the

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Mom’s Pre-Pregnancy Diet Can Alter Baby’s DNA

Mom’s Pre-Pregnancy Diet Can Alter Baby’s DNA

Women waiting to get their healthy diet on track until they’ve seen that blue line on the pregnancy stick or until they’ve given birth should think again. According to a new study, women who

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8 Ways Your Kids Can Help Save the Oceans

8 Ways Your Kids Can Help Save the Oceans

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Fussy Babies and Toddlers Get More TV Time: Does This Spell Trouble Later On?

Fussy Babies and Toddlers Get More TV Time: Does This Spell Trouble Later On?

It’s probably not surprising that a new study supports the idea that fussy infants and toddlers watch more television. What parent hasn’t been tempted to turn on the tube when they’ve

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More U.S. Moms are Staying Home with Their Kids

More U.S. Moms are Staying Home with Their Kids

Reuters reports that an increasing number of United States moms are staying home with their kids — due mostly to a sluggish U.S. economy and rising immigration. The Pew analysis which relays this

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BOOK REVIEW: The Kind Mama by Alicia Silverstone

BOOK REVIEW: The Kind Mama by Alicia Silverstone

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Why I Think Parents Should Experience the Magic of Childhood Alongside Their Kids

Why I Think Parents Should Experience the Magic of Childhood Alongside Their Kids

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New Study Says 4 out of 10 Infants in the U.S. Lack Strong Attachments to Their Parents

New Study Says 4 out of 10 Infants in the U.S. Lack Strong Attachments to Their Parents

Don’t be fooled by the fact that babies can’t really talk back to you, sometimes fall asleep when you are hanging out with them, and are oblivious to how demanding they are — those early months

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5 Reasons You Should NOT Give Your Kids Real Bunnies, Chicks & Ducks for Easter

5 Reasons You Should NOT Give Your Kids Real Bunnies, Chicks & Ducks for Easter

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6 Green Alternatives to Plastic Easter Basket Grass Filler

6 Green Alternatives to Plastic Easter Basket Grass Filler

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HOW TO: Prepare for Natural Childbirth

HOW TO: Prepare for Natural Childbirth

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7 Fun-Filled Inexpensive Ideas for a Spring Break Staycation

7 Fun-Filled Inexpensive Ideas for a Spring Break Staycation

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