Month: December 2018

Image: iStock Birthdays are those special days when children feel like they are The Most important person in this world. Birthday wishes for kids are like gifts wrapped in beautiful words, and they make a mark on their life. Therefore, birthday wishes for children should not only be sweet and cute but also meaningful. MomJunction
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Dolls are cute and make excellent companions for babies and toddlers. The adorable, human-like features make them outright enticing for both boys and girls. If you’re thinking a gift for your child, niece or nephew for Christmas, New Years or their birthday, a doll is always a cool idea. In this MomJunction post, we list
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Image: Shutterstock / iStock Card games are a favorite pastime for adults. But did you know that they can be an interesting activity for kids as well? There are several card games for kids and the traditional 52-card deck provides multiple entertaining options. MomJunction presents to you a list of easy card games for kids.
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A dog can be an ideal companion for a child, as it offers unconditional love and can teach the child about empathy and what it means to have responsible behavior. But, as a parent, you probably want to make sure that the dog you are choosing is not only a suitable dog, but also one
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There comes a time when you long for a supple softness and sleep-inducing comfort making you feel like royalty every time you slumber. Well, that time is now. The best mattress topper for 2019 is here! Whether or not you own your own Puffy Mattress (which we highly recommend), you can always use the Puffy
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Some parents deem baby hammocks as the most comfortable alternative for their child. While their coziness is undeniable, many safety concerns have been raised over the years as to whether or not they are the right option for infants. In this article, we will discuss the suitability of baby hammocks to help you decide if
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Sushi is quickly becoming as much a part of American cuisine as apple pie. Today, sushi can be found in local supermarkets, airport terminals, and even movie theatres. With places popping up everywhere to get your sushi fix, more Americans are becoming connoisseurs of the classic Japanese dish. Even though sushi has been around for
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After the chaos of the holidays, the new year feels like the perfect time to slow things down and reset.  The house and our minds can feel full from the hubbub of gifts, decor, and food. Try to simplify and declutter, starting with a clean house and clean slate. Involve the entire household in this
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Savannah Guthrie knows exactly how to sum up life as a mom. The “Today” show co-anchor and her husband, Mike Feldman, are parents to 4-year-old Vale and 2-year-old Charley. Guthrie has repeatedly shared sweet sentiments and funny takes about raising her daughter and son. For her 47th birthday on Thursday, we’re highlighting some of our
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Image: iStock Common cold can make bedtime quite annoying. It makes your nose stuffy, gives you a headache, and eventually makes it impossible for you to sleep. In such situations, you might have the urge to pop in an over-the-counter cold medication such as NyQuil to alleviate the irritation and sleep better. But can you
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Image: Shutterstock Healthy food is not tasty. At least that is what we – the adults and kids alike – believe. But then we are forced to accept that we are wrong when somebody presents us a healthy and tasty option. One such food is pancakes. You may use several healthy ingredients and be sure
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Have you ever thought about the amount of time your family spends indoors, at work or school, in the car, and at home? It’s estimated that people spend up to 90% of their time indoors. Now imagine it’s winter when there are times you need to stay indoors to protect yourself from the dangerous elements
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We moved my grandmother (Mom’s Mom) into an assisted living facility yesterday. It is a beautiful place filled to the brim with Christmas trees, holiday signs, twinkle lights and ornaments, overflowing with warmth and Southern charm. There are always activities for people to enjoy and the delicious smell of the next meal wafts through the
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Parents take many factors into consideration when choosing a baby name ― from trendiness to family history to cultural significance to sound. Now even domain name availability is a point of consideration. The domain name aspect exemplifies a broader trend that’s influencing the world of baby names today: technology. Technological advancements have expanded parents’ worldviews
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Image: Shutterstock Whether you are a teacher or a parent handling a bunch of energetic kids, you’ll need ways to engage them. Children tend to get bored and distracted soon, so one or two games that span over an hour may not retain their attention that well. What you need are a number of games
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Every week, we round up funny tweets from moms and dads. Now that 2018 is coming to an end, it’s time to put the spotlight on the most hilarious tweets of them all. Check out the 50 best parenting tweets of the year below, and follow HuffPost Parents on Twitter for even more laughs.
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The modern American Christmas is a multi-faceted celebration, with a rich and varied tapestry of traditions from around the world.  You may be surprised to learn that many of our Christmas customs originated during Medieval times. Christmas in the Middle Ages was a more religious celebration than now, with a focus on the birth of
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Exclusively pumping, pumping and nursing combination, formula feeding, or exclusively breastfeeding. There are several ways to feed your baby, and it depends on the mom (and baby) to decide what is best for them. In the end fed is best as they say.  Those moms who decide to exclusively pump or pump and nurse are their own
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A peritonsillar abscess is a painful, pus-filled collection of tissue that forms in the back of the throat near one of the tonsils. Peritonsillar abscesses, also called quinsy, often appear as a result of tonsillitis. These abscesses are uncommon because doctors tend to treat strep throat and tonsillitis with antibiotics. In this article, we provide
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The names lead the baby name site’s rankings for the second year in a row. New arrivals include Genevieve and Rose for girls and Finn for boys. Seven of the top 10 girls’ names end in the letter “a.” Nameberry’s year-end popularity list is based on which names attracted the most page views in 2018,
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