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outside activities for kids
TV, computers, and video games can be a very easy entertainment for children. And to be honest it is sometimes easier to let your children watch TV or play a video game so that you can get some items checked off your to-do list. A study was done by The Nature Conservancy that showed that only 10% of children spent time...
conversation questions to ask your husband
this is a habit I have fallen into. My husband walks through the door and the first thing I would ask was "how was your day". After a while, this started to become less meaningful and when asked the question I started getting one-word answers such as "good" or "okay". In between making your dinner, finishing up your to-do list, and passing the...
4th of july crafts for kids
want some super cute fourth of July crafts for your kids? Doing fun crafts with my child is probably one of my favorite things to do. It is a great bonding moment for us and it build our creativity. Plus I love saving my child's art! Sometimes having a craft on such a fun holiday is a great way to help...
Dear Shower, I miss you. Why do I miss you? Well, because it has been a few days maybe even weeks since I've seen you. To be honest I don't even remember the last time I used you. More often than not, my hair is greasy, my legs are hairy, and all I have time for is to quickly put deodorant on. I miss...
positive affirmations for children
children often have very complex emotions that they are unable to understand let alone communicate to others. Childhood is though. And it can be difficult for parents to know how to help their children effectively. Using positive affirmations is a powerful way to positively help children who struggle with anxiety or their emotions. Offer words of encouragement as well as teach them encouraging words...
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Are you considering doing a natural birth? Originally I had planned to have a medicated delivery because I feared the pain of childbirth. I would hear terrible stories of other women's delivery and they would leave me speechless. However, I did hear some truly amazing and empowering birth stories that inspired me. It wasn't until I was 23 weeks that I decided to...
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are you finding that during your day you are constantly yelling, spanking, threating, scolding or grounding your children because they won't listen or stop throwing tantrums? Children like to push buttons that's just what they do. Whether they know it or not they like to see how far they can get away with something before mom or dad step in....
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The University of North Carolina has done studies that suggest that women who exercise regularly during pregnancy have better outcomes, including lower rates of gestational diabetes, hypertension, and depression. You might like to do some sort of physical activities during your pregnancy. But which ones are safe? Are any types of exercise best avoided? Exercise can cause problems for women who are prescribed...
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does it make you nervous to fly with your baby?  Do not be afraid to travel by plane with a small child! Flying is a convenient way of traveling. The youngest infants can come on board and their health and well-being will not be affected. In the company of parents, babies are good everywhere! For that dad who is for the...
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Are you sick of not having enough energy during your pregnancy? Tiredness during pregnancy is common-after all, your body is undergoing tremendous change. If your tiredness is extremely persistent and lasts into the second trimester, first off I am sorry! I have been there and secondly, it would be a good idea to check with your doctor to make sure there's nothing...