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How to Get Your Children More Interested in Learning

Are you struggling to get your children more interested in learning? You are not alone. Many parents face this challenge. However, there are some things you can do to help. Use these tips to help get your children more engaged in their education. 1. Talk to Them About Their Interests One way to get your children more interested in learning …

6 Chemicals to Avoid in Baby Products for Sensitive Skin

Finding a suitable skin care product for your newborn or infant can be hard, especially if your child has sensitive skin. More than half of skin care products marketed for children contain chemicals that can irritate the skin. Here are six chemicals to avoid if you are concerned about what chemicals are in your child’s skincare products.   1. Sulfates …

Dealing With Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression affects 1 in 7 new moms and 1 in 10 dads. Unfortunately, many of these parents don’t speak up about their feelings and never receive treatment for this disorder. While regular “baby blues” go away on their own, postpartum depression is a more severe condition that requires medical treatment. If you’re living with PPD, here are some tips …

8 Influential Children’s Books That Should Be in Every Library

Everyone encounters obstacles from time to time in life, even little kids. However, many authors have written books about perseverance and how to use it. When confronted by difficulty, surmounting the challenge often comes down to grit.  Here are a few tales for your little ones that discuss the importance of persevering. 1. Little House on the Prairie Laura Ingall’s …

Insight into Different Aspects of Surrogacy Practices

Surrogacy is an increasingly popular way for people to build or expand their families. It involves a woman (called the surrogate ) contractually agreeing to become a surrogate and deliver a baby for a couple or an individual who cannot do so on their own.   But while this arrangement seems to benefit all the parties involved, it has been …

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Ask a Custody Attorney: Seven Steps to Prepare for Your Case

Women filing for divorce in Ohio need to make just as many preparations as men. Under most circumstances, family court judges will be inclined to provide shared custody to both parents. You may want to find a custody attorney to help you prepare for your case so you can obtain full or primary custody of your children. 1. Understand the …

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Signs That You Are Ready to Start a Family

Families come in many shapes and sizes, but there is a big difference between growing your family by welcoming friends and blood relatives into your family unit than there is starting a family by having a child of your own. Having your own child is a huge commitment, one that needs to be taken into consideration and with planning. Signs …

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6 Tips for Working from Home with a Baby

If you’re one of many parents who has traded co-workers at the office for a baby at home, you know how hard it can be to get any work done. Babies need almost constant attention and the minutes where you can actually sit at your computer uninterrupted are few and far between. While it may seem like an uphill battle, …

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Positive parenting – a clever new way

BEEHAVIOUR BUDDIES – A CLEVER NEW WAY FOR POSITIVE PARENTING   ENCOURAGING POSITIVE CHARACTERISTICS AND LIFE SKILLS IN OUR CHILDREN   OUR STORY Our journey to parenthood was a test of endurance. IVF, baby loss, grief, fear, neonatal intensive care, hope, love and miracles. Somehow, we got there and now we are learning everyday from our miracle twin boys. Trying …

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5 Self Care Practices for Parents

Time to Relax: 5 Self Care Practices for Parents    Every parent struggles now under the weight of all their daily responsibilities. Taking care of children, from making kids meals to getting them to school on time is a full time job and when you add to that another job, it’s a wonder any parents have a moment to relax. …