Pumping While Driving -- Would You Try It?

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One multitasking mom is taking her breast pumping skills on the road. And we mean literally -- Leslie Goldman is pumping while driving. The new mom shared her story -- and a brief how-to -- with FitPregnancy, explaining that necessity drove her to PWD (pumping while driving) when she was late for a friend's... Read more

Spot-On Video Shows Why Moms Get Nothing Done

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To be fair, it kind of seems like baby Ellia just wants to help. But household chores don't seem to be a part of her skill set yet; making a mess does. This isn't the first time we've seen Ellia get mischievous. Mom and Story of this Life blogger Esther Anderson shared a... Read more

Helpful Hints for Cleaning Baby Teeth

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It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month, which means we’ll be giving you helpful tips on dental care for baby and answering all those questions you have about those adorable baby teeth. Here, we explain the best techniques for cleaning little teeth. You may be wondering why it’s important to clean baby’s teeth when she’s just going to... Read more

Big Dogs and Little Babies Are the Best of Friends

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Happy National Love Your Pet Day! Why not celebrate with some adorable photos of babies snoozin' with puppies? You're welcome. (via BoredPanda) If you're a mom-to-be getting ready to introduce your fur baby to your real baby, we have some tips for a smooth transition, like introducing new sounds, rules and other... Read more

Do You Really Need to Eliminate Naps for Kids Over Age 2?

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Recent headlines have indicated that kids over age two shouldn't nap. If you're feeling like that's borderline blasphemous, you're not alone. And experts are clarifying exactly what new research entails. Basically, Australian researchers analyzed 26 previously published studies on napping, all involving children up to age five. Different studies had different focuses: the effect of sleep... Read more

Parents Might Be More Sneaky in Front of Sons

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We know, parenting requires its fair share of sneakiness and little white lies. But if you have sons, that may be the case more often. A new study from the National Bureau of Economic Research found that while adults are more likely to be honest in front of kids in general, their rate of honesty was... Read more

Watch Kids Try Breakfast Foods From Around the World

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Have a picky eater on your hands? It's not you -- it's America. Cut Video and Kitchen Bowl invited American kids to try some international breakfasts. It didn't go too well... Predictably, most kids were turned off by anything fishy. Except for one little boy, who was totally digging the bread that lox is served... Read more

Cross Nursing: Would You Try It?

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Moms are a close-knit community, and we're willing to bet you've watched someone else's kid for an afternoon. But how close is too close -- would you lend a hand, err boob, with breastfeeding? Cross nursing isn't exactly a new phenomenon. Yahoo Parenting contributor Sasha Brown-Worsham says that in 1920, her grandmother, who lost a... Read more

Do You Really Need to Panic About Measles?

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As measles continues to spread, so does the level of concern. And with the latest news of the outbreak at a Chicago daycare, parents are among the most worried. But rest assured: if your child is vaccinated, you've done all you can in terms of prevention. And to quell your fears (and our own!) we talked... Read more

When to Start Taking Baby to the Dentist

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It’s National Children’s Dental Health Month, which means we’ll be giving you helpful tips on dental care for baby and answering all those questions you have about those adorable baby teeth. Here, Chris Kammer, DDS, Lifetime Family Dentistry and president of The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, weighs in on the best time to schedule baby's first...

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