Saturday, June 26, 2010

New from Kissy Kissy Premier - The Monkey Collection

Your little one will look adorable in this fun print from the Kissy Kissy Premier line. The pieces from the Premier line feature the finest cotton and exquisite hand embroideries.

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Thursday, June 24, 2010

Family Listening and Communication

Unfortunately, listening isn't as easy as it sounds. Thanks to schedules filled to the brim with family, work, and social commitments, multitasking has become the m.o. for the masses. But if you want to communicate better, improve your relationships, and learn more about yourself at the same time, tune in and connect by practicing these 7 simple steps.

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Don't call him 'Mr. Mom:' Single dads fight for acceptance

At times, being a single dad can be a lonely existence.Single moms get a lot of attention, be it media fretting, specialized social services or heroic portrayals in movies.

The reason is simple: There are a heck of a lot more of them. But single fatherhood is likely to become a lot less lonely in the years to come. Although they are the exception right now, there is evidence single fathers are growing in ranks as societal stereotypes about child-rearing soften.

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Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Get that Baby to Bed!

Even after your baby starts snoozing for long stretches, usually by 6 months or so, at times he may regress to those early days of caterwauling at 10 p.m. or 1 a.m. or 3:27 a.m. (not that you're watching the clock or anything). And while you have your bedtime routine -- whether it's bath-bottle-book or some version of the cry-it-out method -- down pat, you're hardly in the mood for Goodnight Moon at two in the morning. How, HOW, you wearily ask the gods and the ceiling fan, do we get the baby to go back to bed so we can all get some rest?

At long last, we've got the answers.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Now Available at Pediped Shoes for Babies and Toddlers

Pediped Footwear combines comfort, quality and style in a shoe that is podiatrist recommended and a smart choice for parents concerned with the long term development of their children's feet. The shoes also come in a range of styles that are perfect for a variety of occasions.

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Wednesday, June 09, 2010

The Parent Fat Traps

Having kids is wonderful, fulfilling, glorious--and fattening. Here are nine ways the pounds can sneak up on you, and how to fight them off. You also learn how nibbling from your kid's plate can add up--and remember, all it takes is 50 extra calories a day to put on five pounds in a year.

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Sunday, June 06, 2010

New from Charlie Rocket: H20 Shark Tee

Your little one will look hip this summer wearing the H20 Shark tee from Charlie Rocket. Made with 100% cotton, this lightweight shirt is perfect for playing outside in the summer sun.

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Wednesday, June 02, 2010

The New Science of Mother-Baby Bonding

You take your baby to the pediatrician for her regular check-ups, vaccines, and at the first sign of a fever. You keep her away from runny-nose friends and steer clear of the sun. You babyproof your home and gently bandage her boo-boos. All to make sure your child grows up healthy and strong. But compelling new research is showing that the strength of your emotional bond with your baby may well trump all of those other measures you take to help her thrive.

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