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Teach Your Kids about Water Conservation

World Water and Earth Week offer a great opportunity to teach your kids about water conservation from early on with a few simple tips that will help them appreciate it.

heatstroke prevention

National Heatstroke Prevention Day

Also: Obesity fight in NYC goes to another level, the best baby and toddler slings, carriers and backpacks voted by parents.

Lyme disease

Protect Your Family Against Lyme Disease

Summer–and vacation time–is in full bloom. Don’t give Lyme disease a chance to spoil your outdoor fun with friends and family.

Pretend play

Pretend Play: Busy Day at Toddler’s Office

Pretend or imaginative play is an important part of a healthy child’s development and definitely a better choice than passive watching of TV or videos.

Chronic Condition, parenting tips

Caring for a Sickly Child with a Chronic Condition

These practical tips how to care for a child with a chronic condition at home can be very helpful to any parent in this situation.

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Homemade Games and Play Ideas

Avoid falling into the consumer toy trap. Here are a few ideas for inexpensive and eco-friendly homemade toys, games and other creative kid stuff.

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Green Easter Crafts

Holidays–especially Easter–can be tricky when you’re raising your child to be environmentally conscious. Let’s get creative, support fair trade production and consume less this Easter!

Tuneful Tots: The Importance of Music Education for Young Children

Music affects the growth of a child’s mind intellectually, emotionally and physically; music education in early childhood has been shown to lead to success in adult life.

Storytelling Helps Young Minds Grow

Whether you use your hands, props or just your own creativity, storytelling is a great way to bond with your kids and get their imagination going.

respiratory problems, parenting tips

How to Recognize Respiratory Problems in Children

Babies and children may experience a variety of breathing issues. When these problems occur, they must be carefully assessed by parents to ensure that proper medical care is provided when necessary.

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Healthy Baby and Toddler Checklist

Healthy baby and toddler checklist outlines some of the most important issues concerning the early years and provides parents with a useful tool.

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On The Go with a Baby? Check out This Diaper Backpack

How do you prepare for a trip with a baby, so you can be ready for long waits, security checks and many other inconveniences?

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New Techie Gadgets to Ease the Stress of Parenting

Having a child, especially in such a tumultuous world, can be overwhelming or even scary. But with new technology available today, parents can get help to alleviate the burden.

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How Much Does a Baby Cost Per Month?

Having a baby has become quite a luxury and expense in many countries around the world. Our guide will help you navigate through the necessities with other options available.

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Why Parents Should Stick to the Childhood Vaccines Schedule

Vaccinating your child is an important step in keeping her healthy, despite some controversy on how many, how much and how often such vaccines should be given.