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Vets Warm Pet Owners To Remove Himalayan Salt Lamps From Your Home

There's a good chance you have seen or own a Himalayan salt lamp. They are carved out of pink Himalayan salt and claim to have several health benefits such as cleaning the air in your home, soothe allergies, boost your mood and help you sleep. While those health benefits are up for debate, its...
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Let Alexa Keep Tabs On The Family Chores

With family chores, kids often spend more time protesting and less time doing the actual job. But why should you be the bad guy? Put Alexa in charge! As with all of Alexa's skills, you need t first create a chore chart using Alexa Skill Blueprints , where you simply fill in the blanks of a template...
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Eye Drop Hack For Toddlers

No one ever said parenting would be easy, especially when your child's pediatrician prescribes eye drops for your toddler. However there's a fairly simple procedure you can use not only on your kid but on yourself too. Have the kid lie down and close their eyes. Then tilt their head to the side, so...
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How To Get A Break From The Kids On A Family Vacation

There's a saying that if you include the kids, it’s no longer a vacation, it's just a trip. While vacationing with your family around the country and world opens your kid's eyes to the world and make for a lifetime of memories, it can be suffocating for you and your spouse. But with a little...
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It's Okay For Your Kids To Be Bored Over The Summer

Summer is here, the kids are out of school and you're left with the task of trying to avoid hear those dreaded words from your kids, "I'm bored!" here are activities and summer camps galore to fill children’s time and supply much needed childcare when kids are out of school. But psychologists and...
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It's Okay For Your Kids To Be Bored Over The Summer

Summer is here, the kids are out of school and you're left with the task of trying to avoid hear those dreaded words from your kids, "I'm bored!" here are activities and summer camps galore to fill children’s time and supply much needed childcare when kids are out of school. But psychologists and...
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Teach Your Kids With A Piece Of Candy On How To Swallow Pills

Most children’s medicines are available in chewable or liquid form, but there will come a time when your kid has to swallow a pill. And that can be a weird, scary thing. So here's a tip from a pediatrician that will lessen the struggle and it involves a piece of candy. Treat the piece of candy as...
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Petting A Dog The Right Way

Seems simple enough. You see a dog and along with a few high-pitched words and phrases, you reach over to give it a nice pet. But think twice before you do. Even though you've likely been petting dogs your whole life, you may not be doing it the best way. A study was done on 28 dog breeds on their...
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This Calculator Helps You Determine The Pay For A Babysitter

Finding a good babysitter can be stressful enough, then on top of that, you have to figure out how much to pay for the child care. You want what’s best for your kid, but also a fair price. Fortunately there is a baby sitter calculator that takes the guess work out of the pay process. All you do is...
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Chores For Kids At Any Age

Since the dawn of time, children have been tasked with helping their parents on what have become chores. Having children do chores is not just an efficient way to get it all done; it’s an integral part of raising happy, confident children who become productive and conscientious members of their...
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