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Answering the 5 Most Common Questions about C-Sections

“It’s important to ensure that you and your doctor are aligned on your goals and wishes for delivery.”

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The Bare Necessities of Potty Training during Quarantine

And you thought potty training under normal circumstances was hard?

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At What Age Can I Potty Train My Child?

“Establishing healthy potty use and attitudes from an early age is beneficial to your child, on so many levels. Parents: You get to choose, from birth, whether to train your baby into using the diaper as a full-time toilet, or using the toilet as a full-time toilet.”

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A Preschooler’s Guide to Managing Your Personal Assistant

My day begins as usual: I am awoken by compliments and gentle caresses from my parental authority, Mom, or as her ilk is called in my community, my personal assistant. And then the day really gets going.

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Why Do Babies Move in the Womb? New Study Reveals Surprising Finding

Nope, your baby-to-be isn’t trying to keep you up all night on purpose.

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10 Things I Won’t Miss about Being Pregnant in Summer

Pregnant life can be rough, especially if you’re due in the summer.

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These Two Doctors Tested out Diaperless Potty Training So You Don’t Have To

Wish you could kick those diapers to the curb? These doctors did by observing their infant’s natural timing and cues.

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Amazing video shows exactly how your body changes during pregnancy

A glance in the mirror will show you how much your body expands when you’ve got a bun in the oven. But how much do you really know about what’s going on inside? As it turns out your growing baby…

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10 Things I Get Excited About Now That I’m A Parent

Now that you’re a parent your life is jam packed with exciting adventures at every turn. Who knew life with kids would be so liberating and free! One minute you’re the super mom at the PTA meeting and the next…

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5 “Just Dont’s” When Talking to a Pregnant Woman

Photo: Patricia Wood
A pregnant woman is like, well, like a ticking time bomb in so many ways. I mean that in the best way possible. Some are more flammable than others, some have shorter wicks than others, and most…

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Should Kids Be Forced to Hold Their Pee at School?

Should our kids be forced to hold their bladders or pee in a bucket? This verdict against San Diego Unified School District says no!
Some people believe lawsuits are all about money but one of the biggest motivators behind a…

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The Morning Sprint

Photo: Leila Sinclaire
We moved back to Berkeley, California from Brooklyn, New York because we wanted to start a family. It was a long, hot drive across the country with our furniture and our dog. Gas prices had skyrocketed. Every…

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10 Worst Things About Being Pregnant in the Summer

Photo: Deposit Photos (1st photo); Lindsay Kunkel (2nd and 3rd photos)
Ahh, summer! The season of best memories. What’s better than cookouts, long evenings, fun in the sun, toes in the sand and a drink in your hand?
Oh wait…you’re…

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15 Signs You’re in Your Third Trimester

Have a laugh about your new waddle and mismatched shoes.

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Hilarious Parenting Tweets of the Week

From the soccer carpool to the never-ending assortment of mismatched socks, sometimes there are days when you’ve only got a few seconds (or 140 characters) to get in a good giggle. Well, sit back and get ready to scroll because…

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