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Non-Toxic Cleaning

Those dust bunnies in the corner may have never bothered you before; but now that your baby has tried to eat them, you’re hoping to eradicate those untidy residents. Since your baby is crawling, and maybe even pulling himself up to stand, you’re more conscious of cleaning areas of your home that you may have […]

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8 Month Milestones: What to Expect

At eight months old, your baby is starting to make some amazingly cute noises throughout the day. She’s busy discovering her vocal chords and experimenting with the sounds she can make. She’s also busy working out to build her strength ready for the mobility she’s working so hard to achieve. Your baby is busy developing […]

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Conversations with the Childless

Something happens to all of us when we become new parents. For a brief period of time (or, heck—maybe several years) we are so consumed by that new role, that it becomes all we really know how to talk about. Suddenly, every conversation you have revolves around what your kid is up to. How late […]

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3 Parenting Practices From Around the World

You only have to glance around your local baby group to see how long the parenting spectrum is. While some parents are big on routine and control others are more than happy to simply go with the flow. If you think there is a huge array of parenting practices on display in your local community, […]

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Why Has My Baby’s Weight Gain Slowed?

Your baby was growing by leaps and bounds – he’s a huge, plump breastfed baby. But now that he’s a little older, it seems like he’s not gaining weight as fast. And you’re worried that he’s not getting enough milk or that your milk supply is disappearing. So, what’s going on? From birth to six […]

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Yum, Yum! Is it Safe to Give My Baby Honey?

Remember when you were pregnant, and it seemed like there was a never-ending list of things you weren’t allowed to eat? Sushi, lunchmeat, soft cheeses… the list went on and on. But then, you finally had your baby—and you thought for sure you were past the list of non-consumables. Not so fast! For the record, […]

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What You Need to Know About Baby Eczema

All babies get rashes, it’s usually a normal part of infancy. But some babies experience something worse than just the typical rash. Some babies have to deal with eczema. What is Eczema? Eczema is a condition that inflicts the sufferer with dry, itchy patches of skin. Sometimes the condition is very mild, or only affects […]

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