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Locking up dangerous chemicals is not just a suggestion, it's an absolute necessity when you have small children at home. Our toddler ate a laundry pod.

A Quiet Toddler Is Never Okay – My Story

I don’t ever try to portray myself to be the perfect mother, nor do I play one on tv. I do the best I can with the resources I have. I try hard to give my children the best life possible. Just the other day a friend said to me “You are such a great mother”. I honestly didn’t know how to respond. I am just a mom. As so many moms are. No one mom is greater or better than the next, we do what we can in the best way we can, hopefully using the best judgment we can.

Are You Brushing Like The Dentist Told You? #Review

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I really need to go to the orthodontist and get these braces off already. I have so been slacking! I had them put on in July of 2012. I was on schedule to have them removed December 2013. Yeah, I know, tomorrow is March already. How long can I get away with the “but I just had a baby” excuse?
I have tried to take good care of my teeth in the meantime because I don’t know what to expect when the braces come off.

When Mama’s Not Around The Joovy Boob Baby Bottle Is A Natural Choice

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Mama’s Mission
introduces the
Joovy Boob Baby Bottle!
We’ve all heard that breast is best. In theory it’s fantastic. No need to prepare anything, it’s always available and at just the right temperature. In practice, every Mama needs a break from time to time. Naturally if I am not there I want to make sure that my little one is getting the best available. Something that makes her and I feel comfortable.

Dining Out With Children Is Only For The Brave

Imagine what life was like before your children for just one minute. Did anything prevent you from going places or visiting locations? Now fast forward to your first child….Are there places you simply don’t go to anymore, like your favorite restaurant because it isn’t considered “kid-friendly” or you are afraid of how your child(ren) will behave? What if your child had a disability that made going to any restaurant seem impossible.