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Blue Siamese Fighting Betta Fish
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Health & Wellness
Parenting

Purple Fish is Dead

When a family pet dies, do you fess up or lie to your toddler? First-time father Sean McDonough had to figure it out on the fly. Back in January, my wife Kristy and I bought our toddler daughter Jocelyn a purple betta fish. A fish that my daughter christened with the poetic and unique moniker: […]

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Question one of three that Emma Blomfield asks young clients
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House & Home

Emma Blomfield: Three Questions She Asks Her Half-Pint Clients

Australian interior designer Emma Blomfield reveals which three questions she asks children before designing their spaces. 

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Activities
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Living

PTA: To Join or Not to Join?

The PTA. Some parents would rather drop their phone in a freshly filled toilet than join the PTA cult. Others believe participation in the PTA is the best way to influence sensitive topics that affect the lives of their children (and maybe even get some socially acceptable time away from their families). Full disclosure: I […]

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Health & Wellness
Living

Which Foods are Impacted by the Study that Revealed Arsenic in Baby Formula?

A new study released by The Clean Label Project has implicated up to 80% of formula products for infants– including brands that boast organic products– as containing trace amounts of arsenic. 

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Ages & Stages
Living

Get Your Picky Eater to Try New Foods Through This Simple Food Group

Chef Alex Guarnaschelli is a world-famous culinary voice. She’s the Executive Chef at Butter in New York City, a clever and candid judge on Food Network’s Chopped, and recently authored her second cookbook, The Home Cook. Most importantly, Guarnaschelli is a mother and a daughter, and she cooks as often as she can for the people […]

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Activities
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Holidays & Celebrations

Easy DIY Halloween Costumes We Love

Here are our favorite easy DIY Halloween costume ideas from Pinterest for your half-pint family members. Clever, cute, and above all else: simple!

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Health & Wellness

When it’s Not Postpartum Depression

Depression isn’t the only postpartum mood disorder. If you feel overly worried, sad or nervous please contact your doctor.

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Health & Wellness

What’s the Difference Between an Embryo and a Fetus?

The distinction between an embryo and a fetus is a specific and scientific one. 

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Health & Wellness

Tips for Successful Breastfeeding

When a mother chooses to breastfeed, she can face many challenges from pain and soreness to low milk supply. Here are some of our favorite tips to help you successfully breastfeed your baby!

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Health & Wellness

Everything You Want to Know About Ovulation

In scientific terms, ovulation is the release of an egg from the ovaries. After this occurs, the “luteal phase” begins, which is when that egg is available for fertilization by sperm. It is the window of fertility.

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