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Beaching it With Baby

We live in coastal Maine and have a ton of beaches within walking or biking distance, which is awesome because I LOVE the beach.… Read More

Swim Lessons for Kids

Here comes summer, and with it one of my favorite things ever: swim season. I love swimming. I grew up in Massachusetts with ready… Read More

Potty Training Twins

Are your twins ready to ditch their diapers? I know what you’re thinking (because I’ve thought it too): double the pee, double the poop,… Read More

Baby Tooth Care

They are just going to fall out anyway, so why should I stress about taking care of baby teeth? If you’re anything like me,… Read More

Is Water Fluoridation Safe?

Fluoridating water is a public health intervention that started over 70 years ago. Since then, there has been a 25% reduction in cavities in… Read More

The Childcare Dilemma

Ah, childcare… the big hairy monster of parenting. Daycare? Nanny? Grandma and grandpa? For those of you going back to work (or even back… Read More

Grab A Book!

When my 17-month-old daughter picks out a book to read these days, it’s likely Elmer, the 1968 story of a colorful patchwork elephant by… Read More

The Art of Toy Rotation

Around his first birthday, my son had accumulated quite an impressive array of toys. Some I had purchased whimsically while pregnant, some I got… Read More


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