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Is It Safe To Leave My Child Alone In The Car?

The topic of leaving a child alone in the car is a very controversial topic around the world. Then there is the question of how old does a child have to be before you can leave the child alone in the car to go run an errand. How many minutes is acceptable for a child […]

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Why You Should Put Your Child In A Child Car Seat

Today on my way to work, I passed by a car and noticed a woman backing her baby who was probably not up to a year old in the front seat of what I assume is her husband’s car. I was so shocked I kept on staring until they drove past me. This got me […]

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How To Take Care of A Premature Baby When You Get Home

A normal pregnancy usually lasts for 40 weeks, so a premature birth occurs before 37 weeks of pregnancy. A premature birth means that your baby hasn't had the usual amount of time to develop in the womb before needing to adapt to life outside the womb. The earlier in pregnancy a baby is born, the […]

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The Benefits Of Giving Children Chores From An Early Age

There are always a lot of chores to do around the house and let's face it even with our wonderful husbands the bulk of the house chores usually fall on the mother’s shoulders. It is then important for our personal sanity as mothers and also for the growth of our kids, that we delegate some […]

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Read How Using Electronic Devices Affect The Reading Habits Of Children

Many parents talk about the digital age and how our children now seem to be addicted to electronic devices. If you are a parent that is worried about your child's reading habits, you may want to pay attention to this study. A new study conducted by Murdoch University in Australia has suggested that children are less […]

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This Is Why Your Baby Has A Flat Head

Debby is a very busy woman. But, she loves having her baby, Sasha (whom she welcomed into the world four months ago) around her every chance she gets. Even if it means just laying the baby on her back so she can see her wave those tiny legs and arms, while she can also work at […]

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Is My Baby Dead?

When we welcome our little angels into this world, it usually takes some time for them to adjust to their environment. This are 8 things you might or might 'not' have noticed in your newborn Their First Poop Doesn't Stink. As a new mom, you'll notice that when it's time for that diaper change there's […]

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Smartphone Addicted Parents Are Harming Their Children’s Development

In Nigeria and around the world, there is an alarming trend of parents ignoring their children of all ages, paying more attention to their phones and tablets than their immediate surroundings. Children who need their parents’ responsiveness when they are angry, sad, frustrated or excited, now find they must compete for it. Their parents now […]

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This School Poster Asking Parents To Teach Children Manners Goes Viral

Good manners should be taught in the home, and it is the responsibility of every parent. Sadly not every child is taught good manners by their parents, it is not wonder that this poster from a Portuguese school has gone viral, after it was shared on Facebook. The poster highlights five key points, which the school has determined […]

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Is It Ok To Put Naked Pictures Of Your Children Online?

With the rise of social media and the internet it is not uncommon for parents to share pictures of their children online. Sometimes these pictures could be of their child taking a bath, sitting in diapers or of them running around the house without clothes on. Hollywood actress, Olivia Wilde recently posted this picture on Instagram […]

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