25 Children's Books That Depict Breastfeeding

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3 Guidelines for Bedtime Reading I’m here for you, Nicolle Wallace of The View, who says there aren’t any guidelines out there for choosing what to read to your baby! The gals were discussing the “hot topic” of this newly-published fun fact: Chelsea Clinton reads the news to her infant daughter every morning. There seemed to be a consensus among them that it’s ...  Continue Reading
BPA-Free and Plant-Based Plastics More Dangerous Than We Thought In my house, we only permit BPA-free toys, sippy cups, and other plastics while trying to minimize our use of plastic altogether. Doing so is supposed to spare us from hormone-disrupting chemicals found in  bisphenol-A. But these plastic items still aren’t safe (if by safe we mean products that don’t leach other hormone-disrupting chemicals). Research now indicates that nearly every plastic product ...  Continue Reading
25 Most Popular Baby Names of the 1960s It’s always interesting to see how baby name trends have shifted over the decades. Last week we shared a fascinating look at popular monikers from the 1950s that was created by the family history site Crestleaf. This week they’ve utilized their Historic Records Database to dig into baby names from the 1960s. Did anyone name their kiddo one of these groovy selections? Find out more ...  Continue Reading

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