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    Any tips for cutting electric costs with a family of five?

    My husband and I review our budget together every month so we can stay on track. This month, we were shocked to see a huge increase in our electric bill. I have no idea why, but it bothers me. I try to remind my kids to turn off the lights ...
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    How do I keep communication lines open with my daughter?

    I feel like I am losing touch with my 12 year old daughter and frankly it scares me.  She is becoming more and more removed and spends a lot of time away from our family.  I have tried talking to her just about daily things and she seems bothered and ...

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    When do you stop allowing your child to see you nude?

    My son is 3 and loves to hang out with me in the bathroom while I'm taking a shower because he doesn't like to be alone in the house.  Lately he's been asking questions about my body.  They're innocent but I think this means it's ...

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    Posted 1 week, 5 days ago

    Experts: 'Want to Prevent Your Kids From Getting Peanut Allergies? Feed 'Em Peanuts.'

    New clinical guidelines for peanut allergies are taking some health care professionals by surprise.

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    Want to win the battle on peanut allergies? Experts now say that feeding your child peanuts as early as infancy could be the key to preventing the allergy entirely.

    On Thursday, the National Institute of Health ...

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    Posted 2 days, 23 hours ago

    House Rules for Kids

     

    I remember the first time one of my daughter’s friends came over for a play date. She asked me, very politely, “What are your house rules?” We don’t have an organized list of house rules, so I was a bit taken aback. I asked her what she meant ...