age 3

  1. Parenting

    CFS (Can't Find Sh*t) Syndrome

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    Like color-blindness, CFS Syndrome is a predominately male affliction. The main symptom is a frustrating form of object blindness...
  2. Baby

    Organizing & cleaning out your diaper bag

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    Between musical munchkins class and baby gym, your little one is always on the go; which means there's a good chance that the...
  3. Baby

    Health milestones for infants and preschoolers

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    Your child will go through many developmental health milestones the first year of his or her life. Knowing what to expect at each...
  4. Parenting

    "Go the F**k to Sleep" and other bedtime stories for parents

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    Exhausted by repeated readings of “Goodnight Moon” and “Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See”? Well, good news, moms and dads:...
  5. Family Fun

    Ask the expert: Fun toddler craft ideas

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    Toddlers love to try new things -- especially when those things involve paint and glue! Columnist Ann Douglas shares some fun...
  6. Tips & Advice

    Getting kids involved in spring cleaning

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    When spring cleaning season -- spring, of course -- rolls around, you may be chomping at the bit to clean up and clean out and start...
  7. Toddler & Preschoolers

    Get your child potty trained fast

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    Ever since we decided to have children, I have been dreading the time when I would have to potty train my eldest child. It was bad...
  8. Parenting

    What's my name again? What should kids call you

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    If a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, would an authority figure who goes by their first name be just as authoritative?...
  9. Tips & Advice

    How to take the candy out of Easter

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    Easter doesn’t have to mean gigantic baskets overflowing with candy. Many parents are limiting the candy in favor of more useful and...
  10. Tips & Advice

    Is your child a smartphone orphan? Balancing work and family

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    Blackberries and cell phones and laptops, oh my! When it comes to the virtual office, let's face it, sometimes we're too...
  11. Tips & Advice

    Checking a babysitter's driving record

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    Is it feasible to check the driving record for a potential nanny or babysitter? Here's how you can verify that the childcare...
  12. Tips & Advice

    Choosing a teenage babysitter

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    For generations, teenagers have been the first line of babysitters (after siblings, of course). Here are some tips on how you can...
  13. Family Fun

    6 Spring party themes for kids

    It has been a long, drawn-out winter for many parents and kids. Cooped-up kids can’t wait to run outside and shake off the cold...
  14. Tips & Advice

    How to find a good childcare program for your child

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    Finding quality care for your child during those vital, formative years is one of the biggest challenges you'll face as a parent....
  15. Toddler & Preschoolers

    Preschooler sleep problems solved

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    Your preschooler was sleeping through the night...until suddenly they weren't. Or maybe yours can't seem to tire enough to go to...
  16. Tips & Advice

    How to stop hyper-parenting and just relax with your kids

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    If you’re a hyperparent, you might not even know it -- we parents tend to be in denial about that sort of thing. But if you are, you...
  17. Toddler & Preschoolers

    Potty training praise and encouragement: How much?

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    When your child is learning to use the potty should you give lots of applause and praise, or simple, matter-of-fact acceptance?...
  18. Tips & Advice

    6 Simple secrets to shopping with toddlers

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    It’s not that it’s abnormal for a 2-year-old to throw herself on the ground in the middle of the mall and refuse to stand up, even...