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Be Prepared – Every Baby is Unique

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Remember that song from Sesame Street: “Which of these things is like the other? Which of these things is not the same?” When it comes to babies, no baby is like another. That’s why the parenting advice industry is so huge: most of the books and websites are written by parents who could not find what they needed to help them with their particular situation (more…)

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Listen to the Shocking Advice

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People are full of advice for first time mothers-to-be. Full. Very, very full. In fact, some people might even qualify as overflowing with advice. Ahem. Not naming any names or anything, but you know who they are (me!) (more…)

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Early Artistry

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It’s the start of the week again, which means more Monday morning memo madness. This week’s topic: how to encourage the budding artist in your 9-24 month old without ruining your home in the process. Through my husband’s oh-so-helpful humor (at my expense), I have come to realize and admit that I am. . . a craft addict (more…)

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Preparations For The New One!

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Being a parent is such an overwhelming feeling. There’s a lot to be considered, a lot to take care of, so many preparations to make for the brand new one and much more things that don’t easily spring to mind. Be it a very first created or even the third 1 you’ve the sensation is special. Accurate there’s more anticipation in the case of the very first kid, but for a parent or gaurdian, just about all children are equally valuable (more…)

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Name Your Baby Carefully

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Warning: Some of you may not agree with me on this one. In fact, many of you may not. This post is more of an opinion piece than an informational piece. Most of my posts are written to give you facts and information since those two things help you manage life with a baby much more efficiently than my two cents can do (more…)

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