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4 Disturbing Toxins in Toys

4 Disturbing Toxins in Toys

Nothing is safe—or sacred—anymore, not even the ubiquitous rubber ducky. In fact, good ole rubber ducky could be the poster child of one of the most disturbing dangers in kids toys—soft flexible plastic, riddled with hormone-disrupting phthalates. ...
5 Ways to Tell Your Toddler’s Napping Career is Over

5 Ways to Tell Your Toddler’s Napping Career is Over

I have always loved being a mom to a toddler—but I might have loved being a mom to a napping toddler a smidgeon more. Just the word “nap” eases the tension in my brow, as thoughts spring to mind of a quiet house, returned phone calls and maybe a catn ...
Our 4 Best Natural Remedies for Kid Coughs

Our 4 Best Natural Remedies for Kid Coughs

Is there anything more pathetic than the sound of a baby or small child in the throes of a coughing fit? You just want to end the misery quickly—which might tempt you to go running for the medicine cabinet, or the pediatrician, so you could beg for a ...