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How to Cope with the Cost of a Newborn

There is no denying that the cost of having a baby is more than many new parents had imagined. While that tiny bundle of joy has brought so much happiness, the bills keep piling up and it gets harder and harder to cope with all those little expenses you hadn’t foreseen. However, there are ways to help you get through some of the tough times and if you are really savvy, you can find great money saving ideas on the Web if you take the time to search around. Here are a few suggestions which might get you started thinking about just how your little family can cope with the cost of a newborn. Consider Reusable Cloth Diapers One of...

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New Mom Guide: How to Survive the First Few Months

Stepping through the door of your home with your new baby for the very first time tends to be a very emotional moment. Your life as a mom has begun, which means your life as you knew it before your little one was born will never be the same. Most likely you are thinking about all the incredible moments life will hold, all those specials “firsts” you will experience with your little one, and just how much joy and laughter they will bring into the house. While all of that can be, and is indeed true, motherhood isn’t always a walk in the park, shall we say. Those first few months especially can be extremely tough on a first-time mom...

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5 Amazing Ways to Remove Stretch Marks during Pregnancy

Stretch marks during pregnancy are one of the many problems that can be immensely distressing, but there are many creams available that can help. One of these, the Revitol stretch mark removal cream has come to the rescue of moms to be and new moms.  What Causes Stretch Marks Stretch marks are caused by stretching of the skin due to an increase in cortisone. Most pregnant women experience the condition of stretch marks due to the growth of breasts and stomach during pregnancy. Stretch marks are also caused by hormonal changes during pregnancy. Excess weight gain and medications can also cause stretch marks during pregnancy. You can prevent stretch marks with various stretch marks removal treatments. Revitol acnezine is great...

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Five Skin Care Ingredients to Avoid During Pregnancy

If you’ve ever used some sketchy skin care product only to end up with an itch, irritation, redness, or burns, then you know there are dangerous things to avoid out there. Since you’re going to be reading the labels the next time you’re buying new skin care products, then use this guide to check for these five ingredients, which are considered the most dangerous to skin. Phthalates These are harmful chemicals they add to plastics in order to make them bend more, and to increase strength. They are also used on skin care products, nail polish, and perfume to make products more effective in some way. The problem with phthalates is that research has linked them to health concerns such...

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Too Much Screen Time? How to Motivate Your Kids To Get Involved In Extra Curricular Activities

With video games and modern technology it can be difficult to motivate kids to get outside. We have listed great examples on how to get your little ones moving! It's the same every day: the moment your kids come home from school, they're immediately glued to the iPad and video games.  All this screen time may seem harmless, but research shows that using too much technology at a young age can change the way children's brains develop. It can also keep kids from getting enough exercise. This has contributed to an 11% rise in childhood obesity since 1980.  Luckily, you can take steps right now to keep your kids active, healthy, and happy. Getting them involved in extracurricular activities is a great place to start. ...

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