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GETTING YOUR CHILD OUT THE DOOR IN THE MORNING

“Now that school is back in session and I need to get both kids out the door and myself to work, I’m always running late. No matter how early I get up and get everything prepared the night before, my 4 yr. old is sooo slow and it is a nightmare… No matter how I phrase the request, “Let’s get ...

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FOSTERING PARENT CHILD RELATIONSHIPS

  Start right for a firm foundation The closeness of the parent-child connection throughout life results from how much parents connect with their babies, right from the beginning. For instance, research has shown that fathers who take a week or more off work when their babies are born have a closer relationship with their child at every stage, including as ...

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FLYING WHEN PREGNANT

Flying may seem quite a task when one is pregnant. Checking in, checking out, and worse if you go through the stress of connecting flights to your destination. However, you can stll not compare this to a 10 hour road journey with potholes or bad weather. Pregnant women still fly, and it may not be as stressful as you think. ...

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HOW TO LIVE LIFE WITH NO REGRETS

We all have fears, we have things we are afraid of, and worries that hold us back from achieving what we set out to do. It’s totally normal and common to live with fear from time to time. The issue arises when those fears control you, prevent you from enjoying what you love and leave you feeling unsatisfied and full ...

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PRAWN COCKTAIL WITH SPICY MANGO SAUCE

Ingredients 1 stalk lemongrass, coarsely chopped (25g) 1 3cm piece (16g) peeled fresh ginger, coarsely chopped 1 long red chili, coarsely chopped (15g) 2 garlic cloves, peeled 10 fresh coriander sprigs (preferably with roots intact), leaves and stems reserved separately 1/2 cup fresh lime juice 2 tablespoons fresh orange juice 2 tablespoons caster sugar 1 1/2 tablespoons fish sauce 2 ...

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6 TIPS TO EFFORTLESSLY UPGRADE YOUR WORKWEAR

To get ahead in your career you have to have the skills and you have to be willing to work hard. But like it or not, you also have to look the part. After all, your work wear and how you present yourself in the office is what people see when they meet you, and even if you don’t like ...

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HOW NOT TO RUIN CHRISTMAS THIS YEAR

No one thinks they are going to ruin Christmas, right? As soon as the first Christmas decorations come out, and the very moment that the festive tunes start playing on the radio, you start to gear up for the impending holiday season. While there is a sense of excitement and joy for a lot of us, many people experience more ...

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WHY PREGNANT WOMEN NEED FOLIC ACID

If you’re pregnant or trying to get pregnant, you’re probably familiar with folic acid benefits already. If not—read this and go out and get some immediately! Folic acid (vitamin B9) helps our bodies regenerate new cells for healthy hair, skin, nails and much more. It’s recommended that all women of childbearing age take 400 mcg per day. Folic acid is ...

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REVERSE PSYCHOLOGY AND OTHER AWESOME PARENTS HACKS

Raising kids is scary, stressful and exhausting, and anyone who tells you otherwise has never tried to do it. It’s totally normal to feel overwhelmed and totally fatigued by parenthood; in fact, there’s even a condition called DMS: Depleted Mother Syndrome. DMS occurs when moms get so run-down after having kids that they become susceptible to illness, they experience physical ...

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PICKING THE PERFECT GIFT

The holidays are here and with the commercialization of virtually every holiday, many people complain that gift-giving is just another retail gimmick. Despite this pessimism, the fact remains that we give gifts to show appreciation, love and how much we care for and know the other person. But picking the perfect gift can be a challenge no matter how well ...

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