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Overview Changing diapers is no one’s favorite part of parenting. Still, the prospect of potty- or toilet-training your child can be daunting. When is the best time to start? What’s the best way to go about it? How do you manage the whole process without giving your kid a complex? It doesn’t help that parents MORE »
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Overview Not to get all clich’d, but doesn’t it seem like only yesterday that your child was a baby and dependent on you for everything, but now she’s gaining independence at what feels like warp speed. She’s walking and talking, making friends at the playground and beginning to learn the skills she needs – negotiating, MORE »
Overview It’s one of the first big decisions new parents – especially new parents who work – confront: Who will care for their child while they make a living or go to school or even just run the occasional baby-free errand? It’s also one of the most emotionally fraught. Leave the baby you’ve carried inside MORE »
The "Philosophical Baby" author decodes your child's brain.
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Motherhood was a huge healer for me.
Motherhood doesnt wipe out the person that you are."