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Aug
04
2014

Turn Your Sunburn Into A Beautiful Bronze Glow Overnight

A Stinky, All-Natural Sunburn Cure For When You Forgot The SPF

***** I DO NOT RECOMMEND GETTING A SUNBURN TO GET A TAN. BE SUN SMART, PLEASE! *****

Ah, long weekends — the perfect opportunity to kick back, relax and enjoy some fun in the sun! But, no matter how careful you are... sunburns can and do happen. I accidentally got a sunburn on Saturday after spending more than seven hours on the beach, and the forecast for Sunday was hot and sunny. By the time I was ready to crawl into bed, my skin had turned from slightly pink to a bright shade of red and my mother was “tut-tutting” me all over the house.

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Aug
26
2015

7 Common Reasons Why Your Baby Is Struggling With Solids

Why your baby might not be munching as well as expected

Feeding from six to 24 months is often referred to as “the honeymoon stage of feeding” because babies and toddlers tend to accept foods well, experimenting with and tasting anything parents put on their trays, or offer by spoon. This is why picky eating rarely occurs during this stage and surfaces in the older-toddler or preschool years instead.

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Sex For Father's Day

Torpedo the ties, discontinue the drills and get rid of the grills. This is what he really wants for Father's Day.

Sex For Father's Day

C.C. Chapman is the Founder of Digital Dads and a professional creative. He works with companies of all sizes to embrace the changing world of online marketing and social media. He is an avid photographer, outdoorsman and family first entrepreneur. He lives outside of Boston with his wife, two children and dog Roxie.

8 of the Best Ontario Beaches You May Not Know About

You won’t believe the adventures your family can have when you travel a short distance away to Ontario’s Southwest.

8 of the Best Ontario Beaches You May Not Know About

Spread the Word about Joe Fresh for Your Chance to Win!

When it comes to being a "Happy Camper," Joe Fresh has your kids covered!

Spread the Word about Joe Fresh for Your Chance to Win!

A Perfect, Shining Example of Why You Should Always Think Before You Speak

I didn’t think before I spoke. I didn’t take the advice my mom tried to drill into my head and that I try to instill in my children, and it hurt people I love.

A Perfect, Shining Example of Why You Should Always Think Before You Speak

The 5 Best Ways to Truly Prepare for Your New Baby

There’s nothing like bringing a new baby into the world – or into your home.

The 5 Best Ways to Truly Prepare for Your New Baby

Apr
01
2016
If you find soap scum on the glass of your bathroom shower anything but easy to deal with, you should try this vinegar magic potion recipe. | YMC

I was over for coffee at my friend’s house on the weekend when another friend dropped in. And because all three of us have kids under seven, the discussion quickly turned to the merits of baking soda.

“It’ll take that craft paint right off your window.”

“It worked wonders on the bathtub after pink dye leaked out of a piece of fun foam.”

“Baking soda is great, but it has nothing on vinegar.”

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We like to call these easy, kid-friendly Cauli-tots a miracle recipe. Not only will it get kids to eat cauliflower, they love it! | YMC

One of the best ways to get kids eating what we cook for them is to have them help us in the kitchen. But only on occasion, because any more than that and no one would ever eat a hot meal. If they make it, they will eat it. If you make it, they might scrunch up their noses. It's one of the tenets of parenting.

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Aug
31
2012

Bio Oil: BUSTED!

Scar Treatment or Hype?

Recently I got a phone call at my office from a consumer who wanted to know if she should use Bio Oil to treat her stretch marks.

I have seen Bio Oil before, my sister actually was using it. One day I was at a drug store with her, just doing some Saturday shopping, when I saw it in her cart. Having not heard of it before I asked her what it was.

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