She Knew Everything Would Be Okay When Her Premature Baby Flashed An Enormous Smile

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She Knew Everything Would Be Okay When Her Premature Baby Flashed An Enormous Smile

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Parents, Don’t Give Up Your Sex Lives When You Have Kids — Here Are Some Tips

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Parents, Don't Give Up Your Sex Lives When You Have Kids -- Here Are Some Tips

Nothing kills the bedroom mood faster than the fear of your kid running through the door. However, just because you’re a parent doesn’t mean you can’t have an awesome sex life! You just have to get creative. It’s ironic that kids put such a damper on sex. After all, a good romp in the hay […]

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16 Hacks To Help You Navigate Life With Teenage Kids

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16 Hacks To Help You Navigate Life With Teenage Kids

As a parent, it’s inevitable that your sons and daughters are going to outgrow their cute and innocent childhood years and become cold, rebellious teens. Before you know it, hormones will overtake your household and phrases like, “I love you mommy,” will soon become things of the past. Boys, girls, and typical teenage drama will […]

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Do Your Kids Know These 7 Safety Tips? They Could Save Their Lives One Day

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Do Your Kids Know These 7 Safety Tips? They Could Save Their Lives One Day

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Today Is National Good Samaritan Involvement Day, So Let’s Honor The Best Among Us

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Today Is National Good Samaritan Involvement Day, So Let's Honor The Best Among Us

Today we’re presented with a special opportunity to pay it forward. Every year on March 13, we get to extend our gratitude to everyday heroes on National Good Samaritan Involvement Day. Whether these do-gooders are police officers, animal lovers, or kids with a penchant for paying it forward, there’s one thing that they all have […]

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She Sleeps With 3 Of Her 7 Children — Is Attachment Parenting Taking It Too Far?

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She Sleeps With 3 Of Her 7 Children -- Is Attachment Parenting Taking It Too Far?

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Do you remember crawling into bed with your parents when you were young? If so, you probably also recall them kicking you out, saying things like “you’re too big now” or “you have your own bed.” Who can blame them? Now that I’m an adult, I look forward to getting into […]

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15 Parenting Hacks That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

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15 Parenting Hacks That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

It’s rough out here for parents, folks. Kids are the least predictable little critters on this Earth, so keeping them safe, happy, and in line is a monumental task. From learning how to stop your kid from dropping his sippy cup in the grocery store to keeping track of their medicine, these 15 easy parenting […]

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This Mom Helps Her Daughter Unleash Her Creativity In The Most Beautiful Way

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This Mom Helps Her Daughter Unleash Her Creativity In The Most Beautiful Way

For creative children, artistic talent is more of a reflex than a skill. While techniques must be taught, there’s something to be said for kids who can create pieces that far surpass the muddled finger paintings of their peers without any formal training. In a stunning display of nature and nurture, parents of artistic kids […]

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This Little Boy’s Small Gesture Teaches Us A Big Lesson About Love And Acceptance

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This Little Boy's Small Gesture Teaches Us A Big Lesson About Love And Acceptance

Many people have lashed out at the Muslim community since the attacks in Paris and Beirut, blaming thousands for the actions of few. The Islamic Center in Pflugerville, Texas, was vandalized in the wake of these attacks, and the people who worship at the mosque were heartbroken by what they saw one day. The building […]

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