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How important is crawling for your baby’s development?

If you think crawling is just for babies, think again. Crawling can be used as a rehabilitative and restorative movement in adults to achieve...
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Daddy’s little angel, mommy’s little Slytherin!

Slytherin baby is gorgeous! She’s a teeny, tiny, adorable, female version of Himself (I just carried you for nine months, gave birth to you, sustain...
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Having toddlers is not all doom & gloom!

My son is turning three in two weeks. How can it be that my youngest is already three? I remember wishing for the day...
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Is “panda parenting” the key to a child’s success?

You’ve heard of helicopter moms, lawnmower moms and tiger moms. Now there’s a new mom on the block, the panda mom. Instead of pushing their...
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12 signs you’re dealing with a passive-aggressive person

Have you ever had an interaction with someone and afterwards you feel extremely frustrated and like you are completely crazy, but you can’t explain...
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“You’re a butcher” & other weird things people have called me as a mom

As an ex-parenting magazine editor and now parenting blogger, I’ve taken a bit of parenting criticism, much like we all do, actually. There was...
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The importance of free play for babies & children

Fortunately, your baby doesn’t need to hit the gym or sign up for that chubby-cherub-to-buff-baby programme to make exercise a part of their day....
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Solutions for my sanity & my kids’ sweet dreams

I always found it strange that my mother would go to sleep after watching Isidingo and having dinner, then rise like the dead at...
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8 brilliant productivity apps for moms

Whether it’s managing your family’s busy schedule, keeping a record of your kids’ art, or remembering all your to-dos, we’ve got you covered with...
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When watching antenatal birth videos might not be the best idea

I have seen things! Things that can never be unseen. There were many things I dreaded about being pregnant and, to be honest, none of...
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