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  1. Baby Health
    I have gotta admit. For my kids this has been the best thing. Me wanting to only give them as natural food as possible I love to pulse up some sweet potato or butternut squash. This is currently 18 dollars off, but only for a limited time. Get it while you can. IT is something you dont want to...
  2. Judy Arnall
    When partners discover that they are expecting a baby, they often focus on the birth process itself. However, the birth takes 48 hours, whereas parenting takes 20 years. Although it’s certainly necessary to research and inform oneself about birth options, it’s also important to look at the...
  3. Baby
    The immediate days and weeks after a baby is born are full of adjustments. It is such a short time frame, though, that it's easy to forget some parts of the experience. In fact, research has found that as time goes on, mothers do start to forget the intense struggle of child birth and...
  4. Baby
    How can people ask new moms the right questions if they don't know what they are? In order to support these mamas, let's start talking about asking the right questions! Many new moms are faced with well-meaning family members or even strangers asking about their well-being but in back-handed...
  5. Life With a Baby
    I'm seeking advice and/or reading material to direct my spouse and I for realistically preparing our older children for life with a baby. This baby will be a half brother or sister to the older children. The youngest being 8. Right now I'm pretty sure they think a baby is going to be a cool...
  6. Baby
    Learning that you're expecting another baby is very exciting. But what about your firstborn? Here are some tips to help your toddler through the transition of adding a new member to the family. Like birth stories, as soon as my third baby was conceived, it seemed that everyone was telling me...
  7. Baby
    Welcoming a new baby into the family is a significant event that will not only change your life but the lives of your firstborn children forever. I am eagerly looking forward to the moment my son meets his brother. My son was the first person that I told about my pregnancy. I will never forget...
  8. Baby
    I never pictured myself breastfeeding two children at one time. Come to think of it, I never imagined nursing a two-year-old. But it turns out tandem nursing is the right decision for my family. When I conceived our fourth child, my third child was still breastfeeding often. I knew I didn't...
  9. Baby
    There are many things wrong with Washington D.C. these days, so it's about time that some good news breaks in the city! The Smithsonian zoo has welcomed a new baby gorilla. Motherhood is motherhood, no matter the species, and the photos released from the Smithsonian's National Zoo &...
  10. Baby
    Before you dive into the world of cloth diapering, chances are you have dozens of questions. Here are answers to the five most common questions about our beloved eco-friendly poop cloths. I started cloth diapering eight years ago with the birth of my first child, when cloth diapers were less...
  11. Baby
    We never thought we'd EVER post anything about the Kardashians, but this is impossible to ignore. Kylie Jenner had a baby, and the birth announcement/video letter to her little girl is the most heartfelt message to come out of the famous family. The rumors of her pregnancy were swirling, but...
  12. Baby
    The holidays are such a special time for first-time Mamas! Whether the baby is on its way, or snuggled in her arms in front of the tree, there are some fun (and useful!) things that will make a Mama happy when she sees them in her stocking! Sometimes a first-time mama doesn't know how much...
  13. Family Life
    When my second baby was born, I wondered how my first would handle the transition. He had only recently weaned and started sleeping in his own big boy bed. He and I had always been very attached, and I knew we would both have to learn a new routine. Somehow, when the day came, he took on the...
  14. Baby
    Last month, my husband and I celebrated our second wedding anniversary. Our first two years of marriage have been full of sleepless nights, fears, tears, and poop. It was also full of laughter, dancing, adventures, new milestones and most importantly, love - new and old. We've had two years of...
  15. Baby
    Australian birth photographers capture the life-changing moment parents say hello to their babies for the first time. The First Hello Project was founded by Australian photographers, River Bennett and Bel Pangburn, after a couple glasses of wine and a conversation about their photography bucket...
  16. Baby
    You've already done the newborn thing, so you're confident that you know what to expect (sort of). How will your older child feel about it, though? He's always been the baby of the family, but soon there will be a new kid on the block. This can be a stressful time for a new big sister or...
  17. Baby
    Once the fairy dust of a having a brand new baby has settled, the new reality can be a rude awakening for parents. As someone who works with couples from the optimistic glow of pregnancy into the poop-stained chaos of the postpartum, I've seen it happen: You are both tired, you're no longer in...
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