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That Awkward Moment when Dora the Explorer Stares at You

I don’t know what’s more awkward, answering Dora, or sitting in silence while she stares at you?

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Top 5 Causes of Child Death | Number One May Surprise You!

Top 5 Causes of Child Death - Do You Know Number 1?

What is the leading cause of accidental death in children 1–4 years of age? Motor vehicle, fire, poison, suffocation? No, it’s none of these. Please read this:

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Do You Keep Your Children’s Favorite Old Books?

Our 3½ year old girl's bookcase today

Books have played a very special role in my 3½ year old daughter’s and my relationship. For more than three years now I’ve read to and tucked in my little girl every night…

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Disney Dilemma: Best Disney World Hotel Options for Kids

Best Hotels for kids visiting Mickey & Minnie at Disney World

We’re planning our first family vacation with our daughter who will be 4 years old. How do you stay in the same room, and still do naps and sleep at night?

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What do you drive? I’m thinking of making “big” change!

The freedom of the open road's no longer free

How are gas prices affecting you and your family? What do you drive? What do you wish you drove? I’m thinking of making a big change. And by big, I mean small.

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Trapped on Disney’s Small World Ride

Disney Small World Dutch Doll Protest

I was five when Disney’s Small World ride broke down and I was trapped with those creepy little singing dolls for an eternity… or maybe 30 minutes. Read on…

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7 Great Quotes for Parents

Daddy Daughter Holding Hands

Anyone who knows me, knows I love inspirational quotes. There’s something about these bite sized bits of parenting wisdom that I am better able to assimilate.

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Bookstores with Nooks, not Nooks

Meg Ryan as Kathleen Kelly in the film You've Got Mail

Where’s your favorite place to browse books? Are old fashioned bookstores outdated and bound for the retail trash heap of time? What do you think? I say, no…

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Dear Daddy: I Miss You – A Letter from the Future

Love at First Sight - Daddy Daughter Photo

What if you received a letter from your child… a letter written in the future? What if you didn’t like what it said? What if there was still time to fix it?

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