Lenny Lamb’s Wrap Conversion Baby Toddler Carrier

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I’m pretty addicted to baby carriers. Despite my love for wraps, I always seem to reach for my soft structured carriers first. I love the convenience of being able to adjust it just right so that when it’s time to put it on, you just throw it on, snap two buckles and you’re good to [...]

Busy Life, Busy Wife: Are You Looking for Your Lost Libido?

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  You don’t have to be Stella to get your groove back. Stress, relationship problems, physical injuries, and illness can all kill a libido faster than Bruce Lee’s one-inch punch. Fortunately, a few simple life hacks will get you back in the game.   Take a Look At Alcohol Consumption If you drink a lot [...]

Parenting Pointers: All About Children and Teeth Grinding

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Excessive grinding of the teeth and excessive clenching of the jaw is a referred to as bruxism, and despite a common belief that it is more of an adult issue, about one third of children actually grind their teeth. Many of these children tend to grind their teeth at specific points in their development, such [...]

How to Protect Your Child’s Hearing in a Noisy World

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The modern world seems to be increasingly full of threats to children. From seemingly mundane crib recalls to the horrors of violence in schools, parents must work to protect their kids from dangers that were unheard of just a generation ago. Hearing is yet one more vulnerability that until recent times faced little peril, but [...]

Top 5 Must-Haves for Successfully Cloth Diapering Your Baby

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It’s not enough to just have a big ol’ stash of awesome cloth diapers. There are a couple more things you will want (and need) in order to successfully cloth diaper your baby full time. After cloth diapering three kids from birth to potty training at the age of 2, I have a good idea [...]

Wearing: NüRoo Pocket Babywearing Shirt

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Yup, that’s me with my little squishy baby. I’ve been carting him around in this cool babywearing shirt since he was a day old. The NuRoo Pocket is a babywearing shirt with a built in pocket (hence the name) that lets you wear your baby, skin to skin. It’s fully supportive, comfortable to wear and [...]

MAM Products Win 2014 National Parenting Publications Awards

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MAM Oral Care Rabbit, Start Pacifiers and Anti-Colic Bottles Win 2014 National Parenting Publications Awards This just in from MAM: MAM products including the MAM Oral Care Rabbit, MAM Start Pacifiers and MAM Anti-Colic bottles have been named 2014 National Parenting Publications Award (NAPPA) winners.  The Oral Care Rabbit and Start Pacifiers are Gold winners [...]

Pregnancy Safe Body Wash & Natural Stretch Oil

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Pregnancy is not only a time to pamper yourself, but a time to make sure you are only using the natural and safest products possible on your skin. Take extra precaution to avoid body washes and soaps that contain Sodium Laureth Sulfate. It’s a little known fact that soaps and shampoos contain sodium lauryl sulfate [...]

Donate Your Unwanted Plastic Toys to Second Chance Toys

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This is no April Fool’s joke! If you have unwanted plastic toys that your kids aren’t using anymore, don’t put them out at the curbside, donate them to Second Chance Toys! If you are a mom, I’m sure at one point or another, you’ve wondered what to do with all the toys that your kids [...]

Another Snow Day: How to Keep Your Kids From Driving You Crazy

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     It’s another snow day. You should be excited about the snow, but the kids are home with you all day. You love your children, but they’re a little hyperactive when there’s nothing to do. So, to keep yourself sane, and your kids occupied, here are a few things you can do with them [...]