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The good, the bad, and the belly. We help you get through your pregnancy, one week at a time.

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Mar
06
2015

Tantrum Tamers: 32 Phrases to Use With 3 and 4 Year-Olds

Use these phrases to increase cooperation and reduce the "Fournado!"

Three-year-old

The trick to communicating successfully with three and four year-olds is to be clever, funny, clear, rested, and to have a method to calming yourself down as fast as possible.

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Feb
23
2014

Channing Tatum Dirty Dancing

Want To Laugh? Watch This

Channing Tatum Dirty Dancing

Take five minutes from your day to watch this and then try not to laugh.

 

If you liked this you'll also like "Celebrities Reading Mean Tweets" and "The Birthday Card"

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Apr
01
2016

How to Magically Remove Soap Scum with No Scrubbing Required

Warning: Contains Graphic (Dirty Bathroom) Images

It’s grab-your-supper-and-eat-it-in-the-bathroom-so-you-can-stare-at-it clean.

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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Allergy Alert: New McDonalds Policy Could Mean More Risk to Diners

New menu and policy changes re: packaging of nuts

Allergy Alert: New McDonalds Policy Could Mean More Risk to Diners

McDonalds Allergies

Anne is one of those people who usually speaks to others in memes, pop culture references, and SAT words. On those occasions she can be understood at all, she likes to entertain others with a sense of humour usually described by friends as “hilarious—once you get to know her.”

5 Books to Read After Finishing 50 Shades of Grey

If you're feeling unsatisfied since finishing the trilogy that whipped women into a frenzy, here are five similar books you can read one-handed.

5 Books to Read After Finishing 50 Shades of Grey

Angie Lynch is a Native Floridian without a tan, probably because she spends her days hard at work inside on the magical internet. For the past several years, Angie has worked way too hard at building clout as an influencer in food and margaritas as well as being a source for laughable pop culture commentary on her blog, A Whole Lot of Nothing. In addition to that nonsense, Angie recommends books on Smut Book Club, is a contributing writer to Mom.me, spreads the word of Awesome at We Know Awesome, and tries to be a very professional content creator for local business blogs. Stalk her properly on Twitter @alotofnothing and on Facebook.

 
Mar
18
2015

Kid Fave Food: Crispy Cheddar Cauli-Tots

WHY SHOULD TATERS GET ALL THE GLORY?

Crispy Cheddar Cauli-Tots

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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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week

Not really.

Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week

Dec
06
2016
Grey hair, no more cares

After twenty-five years of colouring my hair, at the age of forty-six, I’m going to stop! The crazy thing is that this decision has been a ridiculously difficult one. I’ve stared at myself in the mirror, sweated, lost sleep, and talked myself in circles about what to do.

I first started thinking about not colouring my hair when my frustration level at keeping it my childhood colour (dark brown) got too time consuming, too expensive, and too logistically tricky.

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Weird & Wild Pregnancy Symptoms Not Everyone Talks About

The honest and raw truth about weird and gross side effects you might have while pregnant, as told in memes.

Weird & Wild Pregnancy Symptoms Not Everyone Talks About

Anne is one of those people who usually speaks to others in memes, pop culture references, and SAT words. On those occasions she can be understood at all, she likes to entertain others with a sense of humour usually described by friends as “hilarious—once you get to know her.”

Aug
12
2014

The Real Meaning Behind 'Love You Forever' Will Haunt You

The inspiration for this famous book is both deeply personal and poignant.

He's one of Canada's most beloved and quirky children's book authors. Yet Robert Munsch's book, Love You Forever, has long drawn mixed reactions from parents, many of whom feel the depiction of a mother's undying love for her child is stifling and downright creepy: 

I'll love you forever / I'll like you for always / as long as I'm living / my baby you'll be. 

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