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Introducing Young Children to Winter...

Winter offers many opportunities for families to participate in outdoor recreation. Alpine skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing and snowshoeing are all sports that families can enjoy together and pursue as...

Q & A: Transitioning an older baby to a...

Hi Rosemary, I have a question about moving our 15 month old daughter to her crib. We have been co-sleeping since she was out of her bassinet (around four months old) because the crib we had was damaged and...

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Social Egg Freezing?! Really?

In response to the Saturday, October 27, 2012 article by Jodie Shupac – To Freeze or Not To Freeze – That is the Question: When did choosing to have a family instead of pursuing a professional career symbolize...

Crying it out never worked for us

I never attempted the CIO method with my son and it never actually worked with my daughter. This brings us to two kids: one seven and one four, who need their parents in order to fall asleep. Both kids are not great...

Q & A: Finger Foods for Toddlers

Q: What do you recommend as finger foods for toddlers? A. During roughly the first 6 months of food introduction (usually from 6-12 months of age) complementary foods to breastmilk or formula are intended more as...

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Give a meaningful gift that will last a...

With the holiday season just around the corner, it’s time to start crossing off the items on your gift list. A cozy throw blanket for Mom to curl up with, a great book for Dad, concert-tickets for your picky niece....

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No News is Good News

“Hey be careful with that toe of yours”, I said to my 10 year old son as he attempted to cut his toenail with what appeared to be medieval pinking shears, “I grew it for you, after all”, I said.  He looked over...

Q & A: My 8 Month Old Wakes Up Startled

Hi Rosemary, My 8 month old sleeps soundly for five hours until he rolls over and wakes up startled.  I have placed pillows and even tried five pound rice bags but he still rolls over and wakes up. Its quite...

How to Wean Off a Pacifier

Whether you call it a pacifier, a binky or a nuk – one thing is certain, it can be difficult to wean your toddler off of it. I’ve had six kids with another on the way, and I’ve learned a few tricks that help in...

7 Controversial Quotes: Celebrities...

The celebs sure know how to keep things dramatic! While we love watching their well-scripted scenes, we much prefer hearing them speak their own minds. From Tom Cruise‘s thoughts on postpartum depression,...

A day in the life of a high risk...

I’m almost there, 30 weeks - 7 to go! Yes, I have the pleasure of a repeat c-section at 37 weeks… YAY! LOL. Because of the emergency c-section with M and her being breech, I can’t go into labor with baby T or we...

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Food For Thought: Top 10 Super Foods...

We know eating fruits, vegetables, fish, nuts and whole grains are good for our health, but did you know they are also good for learning? 
Whether it is the antioxidants in berries, the fibre of apples, the...





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