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Your Child's First Report Card

When a child starts elementary school, parents may feel anxious and excited about how their child is doing in school and how to support his learning. If your child attended preschool, a report card ..
(December 16, 2008)
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Find Ways to Pay For Medical Expenses During Pregnancy

Pregnancy is an exciting time, but it can also be quite stressful. The extra expenses of prenatal care and preparing for the new baby are overwhelming for many women. According to the U. S ..
(December 11, 2008)
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How Can You Discipline Your Child Gently?

As children grow and explore newer activities, it becomes necessary to exercise at least some level of authority over them. Parents need to teach their toddlers to accept authority when it is ..
(December 14, 2008)
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How to Speak With Signs to Your Baby

Infants often use nonverbal gestures to communicate with their parents. Recent research has shown that very young children have the ability to understand language on a pre-verbal level. However, ..
(December 14, 2008)
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Playground Safety Tips

Try to watch over your child closely as much as you can when your child is in the playground. If you can't, have someone trusted to keep a watch on your child. Ensure that he's never unattended at a ..
(December 01, 2008)
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How to Choose Your Work-From-Home Job

Most people wishing to work-from-home or telecommute start with a state of confusion. There are so many work-from-home scams that most newbies end up burning their fingers at their initial attempt to .
(November 23, 2008)
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What is the History of Halloween?

Halloween is celebrated on the evening of October 31. People dress up in scary costumes of supernatural monsters on this night. Children go trick-or-treating, traveling from house to house, and ..
(October 20, 2008)
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How to Cut Costs With Halloween Costumes

There's no reason to overspend on Halloween costumes if you plan ahead. Here are tips for saving money at Halloween: 1. Prepare for next year - of course it's too late now, but check Halloween stores .
(October 15, 2008)
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Traumatic Child Birth

The process of becoming a mother involves a certain amount of psychological strain for a pregnant woman. In fact, for some women, childbirth can be as traumatic as life-threatening events such as a ..
(September 14, 2008)
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Step Fathers Are Better Parents - Study and Research

A controversial study has found that stepfathers are “more engaged, more co-operative and shared more responsibility than their biological counterparts did. " Based in the United States, this ..
(September 16, 2008)
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Wedding Advice For the Father of the Bride

Seeing their child get married can be a proud and happy day for a father, but it can also be stressful, particularly when it is their daughter's wedding. There is the issue of seeing daddy's little ..
(September 15, 2008)
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Stay-at-Home Fathers Could Offer Moms Tips

Stay-at-home fathers are still a rarity in the US compared to their female counterparts, but it is a growing trend both among single dads and those in a relationship. Now, it looks like dads who act .
(September 10, 2008)
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Will Crooked Teeth in Your Baby Be a Permanent Problem?

Infants develop baby teeth around the age of five to eight months. Often baby teeth, or “milk teeth, " as they are sometimes called, are not straight. These teeth are not permanent. Even so, ..
(September 04, 2008)
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Pregnancy Second Trimester's Tests and Procedures

During the second trimester, you and your spouse should continue to see your doctor for prenatal care. Most pregnant women have monthly office visits with their doctor or midwife until the end of ..
(September 08, 2008)
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Father-Daughter Wedding Dance Songs

If you have a wedding coming up for your daughter, you probably have very mixed emotions. Perhaps “mixed" isn't even the right word. . . After all of the questions on guest list and budget and ..
(September 07, 2008)
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Do's and Don'ts For Discipline Your Toddler

The transition from baby to toddler is also the stage when your child will learn to accept and give in to your authority, at least in certain matters. The process will be gradual and involve a ..
(August 18, 2008)
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Teach Your Kids About Election Day

As this interminable 2008 election whimpers on into the fall, our family has at least used it to teach a few civics lessons to our two young children. The success of the first viable female and ..
(August 10, 2008)
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Holidays on Cruise Ships With Kids

If you're like most couples with young kids, nothing sounds worse than being cooped up with a boatload of geriatrics and your little kids. While the image of cruising is changing, it's still hard to ..
(August 06, 2008)
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Independent International Adoption Four Things to Know

International adoption remains an increasingly popular alternative for hopeful parents despite its complexity. When considering international adoption you can either choose an agency-initiated path ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Top Ten Places to Celebrate Independence Day 4th of July

It's that time of the year again when every family in North America sets out to celebrate the biggest birthday party of the year-Independence Day. There are monuments to travel to, afternoon parades ..
(June 18, 2008)
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Dad Site Because Dads Dont Always Think Like Moms

Try this. Search ‘parenting’ in any search engine and you'll be surprised to see that almost all the results featuring websites created for moms. Not only is the shortage of good ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Information on Spider Veins Or Varicose Veins

According to the U. S. Department of Health & Human Services, varicose veins called hemorrhoids can form in the vagina or around the anus during pregnancy. Varicose veins are enlarged veins that ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Different Parenting Skills May Be a Thing of the Past

Moms and dads are usually considered to have inherently different sets of parenting skills. Traditionally it has been thought that women are better at multi-tasking, remembering how their offspring ..
(June 29, 2008)
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What to Eat While Pregnant

According to the U. S. Department of Health & Human Services, what your spouse eats right before and during your pregnancy can affect the health of your growing baby. Even before she starts ..
(July 01, 2008)
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Interactive Pregnancy Calendar

The presence of early pregnancy symptoms is an indication that your spouse needs to undergo a pregnancy test. If positive, it means your spouse is on her way to give birth to your baby. However, ..
(July 14, 2008)
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