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Potty Training Tips: From Avoiding Big Messes to Fun Learning

Over all, keep it simple. If you manage to find success with one of these, don't feel like you need to try them all! There is no 'one size fits all' to potty training so listen to your littles, address their needs but be firm in your style and chosen method.

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Welcome Home Mama: A Checklist for New Mothers

Not a self-care down there list, or a "Top 15 Things You Need For Baby!" but a simple, "Day to Day Now That You're Home." Something similar to a homeschooler's flexible lesson plans for the week.
I wanted to have a visual of all the things I needed in order to be as comfortable as possible, not just for my baby, but for my own sanity. 

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Teething Baby? No Worries! This Mama Knows How to Combat Teething Pain

A study from 2013 stated that "the use of lavender essential oil caused statistically significant reduction in daily use of acetaminophen..." in children who had received a tonsillectomy. 

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Lupus Awareness

So, it attacks itself. Since the disease is non specific on what it will attack, it has a very high range of things it will attack.

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Self Care Beyond the Basics for Mothers

Be reasonable with your choices.
If you can't see yourself wanting to do it tomorrow, don't plan for it.