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10 Crucial skills you need to teach your kids today so they're well-rounded adults

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This list of things we want to teach our children is interminable. And really we can't teach them everything, but we can at least cover the very basic items on this list because they are CRUCIAL. 

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10 Spanish words to teach your bilingual baby NOW

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Babies' brains are able to master two languages quickly. By the age of 7 months, infants are able to tell two languages apart, according to Live Science, which means the earlier you start training them to think bilingual, the better. Here are ten Spanish words to start practicing with your baby.

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8 Signs you or a loved one need professional help to cope with terrorism news

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The recent episodes of violence in Belgium and in the U.S. have left my family unsettled, and we are not alone. According to the Mental Health Services Administration, "incidents of mass violence and terrorism are human-caused tragedies that can impact whole communities and the country at large." Most people recover quickly, but here are signs you might need help. 

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12 Tips & tricks for dressing your postpartum body

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You know what's harder than dressing your pregnant body? Dressing your post-partum body. Sure you've probably dropped a ton of weight in just a week or two, but certain body parts have shifted, and there's probably still extra skin bulging and if you happen to be breasteeding ... Here are some style tips to keep you feeling confident and comfortable as your body transitions yet again.

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9 Peaceful ways to help your baby get the sleep she needs

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When most parents think of sleep training, they imagine enduring nights of hysterical baby cries and they fear doing some sort of irreparable damage. "Gentle" or "no-cry" methods may be the answer to your sleep-deprived prayers. 

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8 Ways to stop looking like a tired new mamá

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Naya Rivera has said one thing that all new moms can relate to: #SOtired. The mom in black recently admitted that the tired look sometimes requires sunglasses and only sunglasses. But what if you don't actually want to look tired? We've got 8 tips on how to not look like a tired mami. Well, at least not ALL of the time. 

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6 Signs your relationship is headed for disaster

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All relationships go through ups and downs, it's normal. But some issues are a sign that your relationship might be headed for disaster, so it's good to keep an eye out for them and do something about them before they get out of control. Click through to see what signs you should keep an eye out for and what you can do about them. 

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8 Mistakes you're probably making in the shower

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I love a good, hot shower in the winter. And I love scrubbing my scalp. But it turns out that I've been making some grave showering mistakes! According to top dermatologists, all of us are making some crucial mistakes when showering. Whether that's not using moisturizer at the right time or having the wrong kind of razor, here are the eight mistakes you're probably making during your regular shower

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5 Every day items you should NEVER ever share

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Sometimes we share items with our men because it either saves space or we are lazy. STOP doing that immediately! It might seem okay to use your guy's razor or his toothbrush if you're in a hurry. It's not. In fact, you might be exposing yourself to a world of bacteria and germs.

 

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11 Budget nursery ideas that will save your sanity & your wallet

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I enjoy decorating and making my house feel like a home, especially when it comes to my babies' rooms. I'm not a natural when it comes to design, and I'm always on a tight budget, but I do my best to create spaces that make my family feel comfortable and happy. Here are some of the ways I've outfitted two nurseries for less than $300 each.  

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