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7 Ways to Welcome a New Baby Home… to Your Toddler

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“I peed all over myself and I ruined my new, special, sparkly shoes from my baby sister. It was my gift from my baby sister! It’s all ruined!”
This was not at all how I imagined…

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Pregnancy

These Are the Days Pregnancy Sickness Is Likely to Start, New Study Reveals

What if you knew when you might get those tell-tale symptoms? This study shows how doctors may be able to narrow it down, to a three-day window!

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Cloth or Disposable Diapers: Which One Is Better?

“Here’s what I think all the pros and cons of cloth diapers compared to disposables are, and which one I choose for my family—my answer may surprise you!”

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Struggling to Get Pregnant? Your Progesterone Levels May Be to Blame

“Understanding the importance of progesterone and the most effective ways to test for it can empower you with valuable information and help your better advocate for yourself on your TTC journey.”

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3 Tips to Increase Your Chances of Successfully Conceiving

“A list of things you can do to increase your chances of successfully conceiving as quickly as possible. And even better news—all of these are relatively inexpensive and can be done from home!”

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5 Tips to Help Keep Your Family Healthy during Flu Season

While these tips can’t guarantee you won’t get the flu this year, they will certainly help protect you and your family from welcoming it into your home with open arms.

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Pee When You Sneeze? There’s a Fix for That

It’s important to keep your pelvic floor muscles in good shape because when they become dysfunctional, it can lead to a variety of symptoms such as urinary incontinence (peeing when you sneeze and jump), back pain, or pain while having sex.

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Pot While Pregnant? Marijuana Goes Mainstream for More Moms-to-Be, Study Finds

More moms-to-be are using pot during pregnancy for morning sickness, according to a new study.

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Funniest Tweets of The Week

Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: June 1, 2018

Tweets from parents who are well on their way to the summer crazies.

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These Potty-Training PJs Will Save Your Nights

Yes, you can sleep through the night while potty training your kid.

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New IVF Treatment Promises No More Needles & It’s Pretty Incredible

With the hundreds of needles involved, this new IVF treatment could be huge.

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week: March 2, 2018

‘Twas an amazing week of parenting tweets that had us in stitches.

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Could a Blood Test Diagnose Autism Earlier in Kids? New Research Is Encouraging

More research is needed to reproduce their findings, but autism researchers’ early findings could be a medical game-changer.

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Why Baby Proofing Your Home Doesn’t Work for Everyone

Photo: Colin Reed
Seasoned parenting experts love to give advice to new parents. Every experienced parent is the best parent that has ever walked the face of the Earth. Taking advice from veteran parents is similar to being recommended to…

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The Mystery in My Dryer

Laundry is the herpes of household chores.

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No matter how you attack it, it never completely goes away.
What could possibly make it worse?
Let me tell you.

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What you…

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A Delicate Balance

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I have always said that life with three kids is a delicate balance, easily upset by even the smallest of changes, such as illness, bad weather, or a sleepless night. Things can go from peaceful to utterly chaotic in…

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A Visual Look at the Dreaded Mom Hangover

The splitting headache at 6 a.m. The bombardment of amplified sounds and lights before you can guzzle down your first cup of coffee. The whiff of a urine soaked diaper propelling you to the nearest bathroom to throw that coffee…

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Kristen Bell is the Woman in All of Us

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There is literally nothing unlikable about Kristen Bell. Go ahead and try to dig something up on her…I dare you. Here are some of the many reasons why we moms adore Kristen Bell.

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Dear Target, You Complete Me

Dear Target,
Your beautiful red bullseye calls to me, like the sound of a chips bag calls to every child within a 2-mile radius of my pantry.

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The attraction is visceral, instant and natural. Before I know…

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7 Quick (But Not Dirty!) Baby Laundry Hacks

It’s one of the most puzzling parenting questions of all time: how can a human so tiny make so much laundry? We don’t have an answer to that parenting conundrum, but we can help you plow through that mountain of teeny socks and cute-as-can-be one-pieces with this handy list of baby laundry tricks and tips.

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How Good Came From Something Really Awful.

Photo: Discover Dream Create
Today is the day I took my youngest son to the hospital for follow up blood and urine tests, as well as a visit with the kidney specialist.
I hadn’t realized how stressed I’ve been about…

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Why Are Kids So Weird?

Sometimes kids say the oddest (and creepiest) things.

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7 Hidden Urban Green Spaces to Escape the City

Urban oases are hidden throughout the city, often in the most unexpected – but desperately – needed places. Check out some of our favorites–you might discover a spot of serenity right in your own neighborhood.

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iPeed Home Pregnancy Test iPhone App

Pink or Blue? One Line or Two? Cup or stream? What woman hasn’t spent countless hours sweating it out over an innocuous white plastic stick otherwise known as a home pregnancy test (whether trying to conceive or not). Not to…

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