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Do You Have the Right Nanny?

Every family is different. Even before you hire your nanny you should clarify your parenting style and how you would prefer your children to be disciplined. Perhaps you don’t have preferences for discipline yet because your child is too young to think about it. That shouldn't stop you from letting your nanny know that you will have a conversation about discipline when it becomes more pertinent.

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A Clean Slate: How to Clean Baby Bottles

Washing your baby’s bottles is probably one of the most tedious tasks of parenting. It’s one of those tasks that seems to never end! It's like laundry, and it’s a chore that has to be done. Properly washing your baby’s bottles will prevent bacteria from growing and making your baby sick. So you shouldn't be taking any shortcuts!

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Solving One of the Great Parenting Mysteries: Spit Up and Burping

Spitting up seems to be one of those parenting mysteries. Most babies have bouts of spit up here and there, while others seem to spit up after every feed. Most of the time spitting up is nothing to worry about, but it's frustrating, and messy! Luckily, there are a few things you can try to minimize spit up during and after feedings

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These are the Diaper Bag Essentials

Getting your diaper bag ready for your sweet baby’s arrival can be a really fun task. But there are so many baby items that you can bring with you when you’re leaving the house, it can be overwhelming! And if you’re not careful, your diaper bag may become too heavy to carry! We’ve compiled a list of essentials to keep in your diaper bag so you can have everything you need and nothing you don’t.

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