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Tips for When Your Toddler Refuses to Take a Bath

Tips for When Your Toddler Refuses to Take a Bath

One of my mom friends let me in on a little secret the other day… her young toddler refuses to take a bath. After giving me a rundown of what bath time had been like at her ...

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Fostering a Love of the Outdoors

Fostering a Love of the Outdoors

I am not an outdoorsy person, but ironically, I am raising one. As many moms and dads I’m sure can relate, it takes a lot of persuasion and most times ultimately tears, to get our toddler ...

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How to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike: Thoughts on Balance Bikes?

How to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike: Thoughts on Balance Bikes?

I’m wondering what age kids are generally able to start training for and subsequently start riding a two wheeler. Any tips on how to do this? Also, does anyone have experience with balance bikes? The ...

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The Working Parent’s Wellness Toolkit

The Working Parent’s Wellness Toolkit

Today’s guest post was written by Christina Reale, Wellness Coach and Speaker on the must watch Parent Webinar: The Working Parent’s Wellness Toolkit. Here she shares her journey to finding a balance between a successful ...

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Parenting Tips & Tricks: 5 Baby Hacks That Make Life Easier

Parenting Tips & Tricks: 5 Baby Hacks That Make Life Easier

I don’t know about you, but when scrolling through my social media feed I always click on posts talking about “hacks” (which is a clever use for something in a way it wasn’t intended for ...

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10 Tips for Your First Year with Baby

10 Tips for Your First Year with Baby

Now that we’ve made it past the one year mark as parents, I often think about how drastically our lives have changed. The common theme I come across is that there’s just so much more ...

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Food-Themed Learning Activities for Kids

Food-Themed Learning Activities for Kids

The students at Bright Horizons centers across the country have been learning a lot about teamwork, community & more through food-themed activities & projects: Kindergarten Prep – Exploring Family Traditions Through Food Bright Horizons at ...

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5 Things to Carry in Your Summer Baby Bag

5 Things to Carry in Your Summer Baby Bag

Summer is finally in full swing, which means the heavy coats, gloves, scarves, and all the extra stuff that my family needs to keep warm in the colder months of the year are now a distant ...

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How to Shop Farmers Markets to Prepare Kid & Allergy-Friendly Meals

How to Shop Farmers Markets to Prepare Kid & Allergy-Friendly Meals

Today’s post is courtesy of Nicole Ledoux, co-founder of 88 Acres, a healthy snack company: I was raised on a farm in Central Massachusetts. It’s where I learned about food and it has had the biggest ...

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Tips for Buying Used Baby Furniture

Tips for Buying Used Baby Furniture

My friends laugh at me, but I have jumped in (with both feet) into the upcycle/DIY movement that has been sweeping the nation… thanks Pinterest! It started years ago with ditching store bought cleaners, and ...

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