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5 Hot New Baby Products

5 Hot New Baby Products

Boy, are you new moms lucky—and boy, are old-timer moms like me jealous! Because, when it comes to the number of smart, safe and environmentally-friendly baby products that have hit the market recently, your bundle-of-joy’s timing couldn’t have happe ...
10 Great Daycare Lunches

10 Great Daycare Lunches

Daycare can be a great environment for children to learn, grow and play every day. But once your baby moves beyond expressed breast milk, formula and baby food, it’s not always the best place for them to eat. Many programs serve the usual processed m ...
How to Potty Train Your (Stubborn) Toddler in 3 Days

How to Potty Train Your (Stubborn) Toddler in 3 Days

To win the war of the wills with my adorable-but-stubborn 3-year-old, Charlie, I have to give him choices. “Milk or water?” when he asks for juice; “Do you want to play with your books or your blocks?” when he demands to wat ...
8 Toddler-Friendly (Healthy) Snacks

8 Toddler-Friendly (Healthy) Snacks

When you’re toting a small tot across the globe (or even just across state lines), one thing you’ve got to have on hand is snack food. Lots and lots of it. Because make no mistake about it: there will be a meltdown during your journey (at ...
The Well-Stocked Diaper Bag

The Well-Stocked Diaper Bag

I was hardly a fashionista when I was pregnant (my feet got so swollen in my final months that I ended up shuffling around in velvet bedroom slippers my entire last trimester), so maybe that’s why I was always daydreaming about the gorgeous dia ...
Let’s have a quiet contest!

Let’s have a quiet contest!

So I have a one year-old who only says one word: “gooooo!”   I have no idea what that means, but he says it and points at things that interest him, so I guess it’s his all-purpose word for “car,” “ball,” & ...
We don’t beat her, I swear!

We don’t beat her, I swear!

My poor boo has lots of boo-boos. She’s 15 months old and completely fearless. Her right cheek bruise is from climbing onto a table while I ran to check on dinner. Her left cheek got dinged up when she ran right into a toy kitchen cabinet at fu ...