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Pacifier truths and myths

Are you torn about giving your child a pacifier?  I know I sure was when my daughter was born.  On one hand, it helped her to go to sleep at night.  It didn’t seem to be hurting anything.  And it was like a lifeline for me on days when I was in tears myself. But, on the other hand, I had…

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Tips on Trimming Baby Fingernails

Trimming your baby’s fingernails – what a terrifying prospect.  It was such a frightening thing in my house that no one would do it when our daughter came home from the hospital.  Weeks passed.  Then, finally, my daughter’s nails grew so long, she was starting to scratch herself and I was forced into action.  This is how I learned to…

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