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Toddler Meets His Hero/Birthday Party Star, A Local Personal Injury Lawyer

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One Prarieville, Louisiana family made headlines earlier this month for hosting a very unique toddler birthday party: It was personal injury lawyer-themed. And two-year-old Grayson finally got to meet the party's star. Grayson has been obsessed with local personal injury lawyer Morris Bart since he was just a few months old. “Before he could walk or... Read more

Picky Eating Might Point To Bigger Problems

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Most parents of preschoolers fight a nightly battle at the dinner table. No veggies, nothing squishy and definitely nothing orange. Most of the time, with encouragement and persistence from parents, picky eating is something toddlers grow out of. But how do you know if you need to take it more seriously? After noticing that... Read more

Toddler Without Arms Meets Her Hero, Armless Pilot Jessica Cox

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It’s not every day you get to hug your hero, let alone bond over something that makes you both so unique. So for Ruth Evelyn “RE” Pranke, a three-year-old born without arms, the opportunity to meet armless pilot Jessica Cox was a memorable one—and it was a meeting her mom Karlyn wished for before RE was... Read more

3 Ways to Have a Baby-Friendly (and Fun!) Fourth of July

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I hate to be the one to break it to you, but holidays just aren’t the same when you have a baby. Some holidays, that is. Especially ones involving beer and fireworks. Babies and pyrotechnics don’t mix. So you might find yourself, like I did, sitting home alone with a baby on Independence Day, while... Read more

'If Toddlers Texted' Instagram Will Make You Glad They Don't

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Constantly begging for your attention, ratting you out to Grandma, plotting mischief with other kids -- does this sound like stuff your toddler already does? What if he had text messaging to aid him in his endeavors? A dad of three -- who so far has remained anonymous -- wondered what would happen if his... Read more

Kids Who Fib Have Better Memories

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Have a little fibber on your hands? Before you panic about reinforcing right versus wrong, know that the ability to lie well seems to be a testament to your child's memory. A new study in the Journal of Experimental Child Psychology found that the 6- and 7-year-old participants involved who were masters of the little white lie demonstrated... Read more

Blame Bad Behavior On Bacteria

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You may take this as good news or bad news, but to a degree, your toddler's behavior might be out of your hands. That's the word from a new study out of Ohio State University. Researchers found that the abundance and diversity of certain bacteria in the gastrointestinal tracts of kids between 18... Read more

Aw! Toddler Without Feet Gets Puppy Without Paw

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Born without feet, three-year-old Sapphyre just had her final doctors appointment for prosthetics. While most kids leave the hospital with stuffed animals and balloons, Sapphyre got to go home with a new puppy. And he's missing a paw. The story is almost too cute to believe. And it gets better: Breeder Karen Riddle named the White German Shepard... Read more

South Africa's Coolest DJ is 2 Years Old

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The house music scene has a new it-DJ, but you won't be able to see him at the club. Because he is two. Two years old. Oratilwe Hlongwane, known as DJ AJ, is drawing a massive following for his uncanny ability to work the DJ deck and laptop. While he can't talk yet and... Read more

Happy Friday From the Cutest Taekwondo Kid

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Three-year-old Sophie, the littlest member of the Armly Taekwondo Club in Leeds, UK, has made a big impact. The club shared a video on their Facebook page of Sophie enthusiastically reciting the martial arts creed, and unsurprisingly, it was a huge hit. We can't decide what our favorite part is: Sophie's tiny ponytail, her pint-sized taekwondo... Read more