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Healthy Baby Action Plans

Bringing home a newborn can be a scary experience. Use these plans to handle those early weeks like a parenting pro.


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Advice

Advice

Worst Things to Say to a New Parent

Some advice can be helpful, other advice ... not so much. You may mean well, but there are some things that are better left unsaid. 


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Nutrition

Nutrition

Good Finger Foods for Babies

Self-feeding allows babies to sample new tastes and textures, and helps develop their fine-motor skills. These finger foods are a great way to start.


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Slideshow

Slideshow

Boost Energy in 11 Steps

Before you reach for the big Cs to snap out of your sluggishness (you know . . . cookies, candy, carbs, and caffeine concoctions), we've got an 11-step plan to pep you up.


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Sleep Training an 8 month old -- possible?
By kinessa

bad gas / tummy problems
By mollytebby24

Baby waking up at 4:30
By Sherryybaby316

Courage2010

posted to Parenting Newborns & Infants (0-1)

I'm still a rookie mom but . . . I'd recommend to go with the flow because they might surprise you, and often! You're doing a great job -- hang in there! You'll get there together :) Best of luck!