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25 Mom-Invented Food Products We Love

Rule the kitchen with these inventions all created by moms.

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Babies Born in July Are Good Leaders (& Other Interesting Facts)

Know someone born in the 7th month? They’ve got a few big advantages.

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14 Mom-Tested Home Remedies to Fight Colds & Flu

Here are the wonder products and ingredients to have at your fingertips when it’s time to be Dr. Mom.

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What Kind of Mom Am I?

“Would I be the disciplinarian, the fun and cool mom, the teacher, or the helicopter mom?  It turns out, in these past five years, I have managed to be all of the above.”

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This New App Is Like a Pediatrician in Your Pocket

Worried? You can chat with a board-certified doctor within 15 minutes thanks to this new app.

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Why Your December Baby Is Less Cranky (According to Studies)

This is why people born in December are a true gift.

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5 Simple Ways Parents Can Help Boost Their Kid’s Immunity

Photo: Khamkhor via Unsplash
I often get asked “How can I build my child’s Immunity?”  Here are some suggestions from an Immunologist (hint: it’s me).
1. It starts with a great diet.

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You are what you…

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Getting Better Just Got Better With This Innovative Telehealth Device

TytoCare provides you with the tools you need for on-demand medical exams for your child with a board-certified physician from the comfort of your home.

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23 Influential SoCal Moms Who Inspire Us

These phenomenal SoCal women are rocking motherhood!

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Treating Ear Infections Just Got Easier with These New FDA-Approved Ear Tubes

Now your child can get tubes without having to go to the hospital.

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A New App May Help Parents to Detect Ear Infections Early On

Cut the ear infection confusion with this app.

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I Wouldn’t Get Rid of the Dog When I Got Pregnant, because Science

People have different opinions about whether having a pet for children is a good idea.

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How to Salvage a Less-Than-Perfect Family Vacation

Family vacations all begin with such great intentions, don’t they? We sit down with the crew, brainstorm where we want to go next and spend days or even weeks coming up with an awesome itinerary. As the time to depart…

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What It’s Really Like Raise a Child When Your Partner Is in Rehab

No, his daddy hasn’t passed away or abandoned us. He isn’t overseas and he isn’t on a business trip. His daddy is in treatment.

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24 Tips for Getting Through Your Kiddo’s First Surgery from a Mom Who’s Been There

Calm down, mama. You will get through this—and so will they.

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Why Winter Swimming Is Good for Your Kids

Here’s precisely why winter is actually the preferred season to get into the pool.

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6 Ultra-Violet Gifts for Kids & Babies, Because It’s the Color of the Year

If you’re looking to gift the new mama in your life with some stylish baby gear in the 2018 color of the year, check out these holiday-worthy ideas.

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Six Reasons I’m Tired of Hearing, “It Will Strengthen Her Immune System”

Photo: Donnie Ray Jones
We’re barely three months into 2017, and my daughter has already had four ear infections and pink eye. Friends, colleagues and family members try to comfort me by saying it’s normal, especially because it’s winter and she’s…

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10 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Having Kids

 

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If I could rewind time and go back to the day before I took that positive pregnancy test, I would tell myself the following ten things in hopes that I would have a better…

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Signs My Toddler is Better at Life Than I Am

Photo: Lauren Wellbank
My daughter is laying in my bed. Her head is propped up with several fluffy pillows. An unbelievably soft blanket wrapped around her, leaving only enough room for her small arm to poke out with her cup…

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Confessions Of A Recovering Perfectionist Mom

I have something to confess: I used to be a perfectionist as a mother. I was the mom who didn’t allow her kids to watch certain shows or play certain video games. My boys needed to play with toys that…

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My Son Is Almost Three And Still Uses A Pacifier

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My son will be three next month and he still uses a pacifier at night. He calls it his bink.
I’d like to tell you that I don’t really care what anyone thinks about my son…

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Daycare – Only the Hard Ones Survive

I’m not sure who suffers the most on a child’s first month at daycare. Is it the weeping child, the anxious parent, or the care provider trying to calm the child and the parent?   I can only speak from…

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This Stage of Life? It’s Hard.

This stage of life. It’s hard, you guys. I’m talking right now to you moms who are in your early to mid 30’s. You have kids. Likely two, three, maybe four of them. They probably range in age from newborns to 7 or 8 year-olds. (Give or take a few, on all of the above mentioned stats).

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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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26 Websites Every New or Expectant Parent Should Read

From nursery decor inspiration to parenting advice, these online hubs will keep you clicking (and clicking, and clicking).

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