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Baby Wearing | A Time For Bonding

When my son was born I wish I was provided the information on baby wearing that I got from the midwife when I was pregnant with my daughter. It was amazing, and it is something I will continue to encourage to mommies everywhere, I will definitely do it when/if my husband, and I decide to have another one. My sister in-law and my sister have both been blessed with new
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Preparing Your Kids For School Exams

We can all remember the feeling in the pit of the stomach before a big exam. It’s that “do or die” situation where all your hard work and preparation (or lack thereof) bear results. For your kids, these pressures and stresses are no different, and in some cases the pressures are even more intense. With more people going to university every year, and the graduate employment market looking more ferociously
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Spooktacular Tips for a Creepily Creative Halloween by Yummiloo

DON’T FIGHT IT – EMBRACE THE CANDY! The recently launched Yummiloo Rainbow Power app (Buy Here) gives the phrase playing with your food an entirely new meaning as it makes trying new foods fun and sets a foundation for a lifetime of healthy eating.   But, while we are big believers in eating well, we are also all about moderation.  Certain holidays are special occasions with special rules – and that is
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Back-To-School Baking From Scratch

Disclosure: I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for ACH Food Companies Inc. I received a promotional item as a thank-you for participating.” I am addicted to baking from scratch it is healthier and it is something the kids and I enjoy doing together, and even my husband enjoys joining the kids and I in our baking endeavors. Since the kids have started school I have turned to baking as
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Keeping The Kids Healthy With Diet And Exercise

  One of the biggest threats to our nation’s health is obesity. Obesity is responsible for a number of the main causes of early death, and the medical costs for treating obese patients are a massive strain on resources. Being overweight is unhealthy, and in many cases reduces your life expectancy against an individual of average body weight. The habits we learn as children often carry through into adult life
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AquaBall Offers Healthy Hydration For Kids

My kids are water drinkers…for the most part. While I can make them drink water and teach them how important water is for their body I have a hard time getting them to WANT to drink water. That has all changed with thanks to AquaBall!  About AquaBall AquaBall was created with moms (and dads) in mind. Parents should (and need to)  make the
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Back to School Shopping – Let’s Not Dress Little Girls like Showgirls or Worse

I remember back-to-school shopping with my mom as clear as any childhood memory.  Like many things from the way back machine, it was a rose-colored PG-rated experience, another thing from America’s kinder, gentle and long-gone past. My mother and I always shopped at the May Company for my school wardrobe.  Together we’d pick out a couple pair of jeans and pants, couple tops, skirts, a couple of dresses for church and