You must stop breastfeeding now!

Breastfeeding is not only about nutrition. It is also about comfort and security.

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Busy Gals’ Last-Minute Gift Guide!

Only 15 days til Christmas! Too busy to shop? Get some tips here!

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Gentle weaning at 3 years old!

Ok, first of all, I have to admit that I have jumped on the band wagon of the Rabbit sleep book. You know, this one? Don't judge me. I finally got it over the weekend, because it happens to be on the shelf at Baby's R Us when I was there on Saturday. I thought, "why...
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Potty Training is getting REAL

This week, I decided to go ahead and let D go to school in underwear -- after evaluating what his teacher told me early last week about him possibly being ready. For the past 3 days, he had had accidents everyday. Yesterday, he had multiple accidents even. Tonight, he...
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He will wake up a day older

While I am sitting around taking in a little me-time, catching up on some blog reading and Pinterest browsing, I came across this post from Simple Simon And Company with a quote by J.M. Barrie, author of Peter Pan. "Young boys should never be sent to bed. They always...
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How do you get your baby to sleep at 6 months?

Today, I was asked for advice on baby sleep. I felt surprised and honored, because I do not think I am very "successful" with baby sleep, which is usually defined as baby-falling-asleep-on-his-own-and-parents-get plenty-of-freetime-to-rest/sleep/[insert any other fun...
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New Toddler Trick: Hitting

At 20 odd months old, Lil Mochi is now picking up new tricks like a pro. Unfortunately, the ones that are most interesting to him are almost always the most inappropriate ones. Just because they will solicit attention from anyone. His latest trick? Hitting. Most of...
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Back on Public Transportation

You might not think this is a big deal, but this is a HUGE step for me. Here's why: 1. I am going to miss several minutes of sleep in the morning. Ok, I can regain then if I had of to bed earlier at night. But who goes to bed early nowadays? 2. I have less time to get...
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Molars are Devil’s Teeth

The little white buds that are beginning to cut through my little one's gums are the devil in disguise. First all the corners cut through, and there are FOUR of those on EACH TOOTH. And there are EIGHT molars in total? Eruption is the perfect word for them bursting...
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Udder-ing Up for Mr. Toddler

He is growing up too fast. Where have my little baby gone? He is now a Toddler. With toddler-hood comes new challenges. He has decided a few weeks ago that he does not want to drink pumped milk from a bottle. It because a big deal — to me. I had to wreck my brain to...
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