Parenting

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After 19 years of studying injuries associated with cribs, playpens and bassinets, The Center for Injury Research and Policy announced today that deaths and injuries associated with these important nursery items is still unacceptably high. The study examined injuries resulting in ER visits that were associated with cribs, playpens and bassinets among children younger than 2 years of age. The study, conducted between 1990 and 2008, found an average of 9,500 injuries and more than 100 deaths see in U.S. emergency departments every year. That’s more than one ER worthy injury an hour! READ MORE »

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You know, besides wadding it up and throwing it in a closet. I am always so thrilled to get an invitation to a baby shower.  To me, it means another new miracle, chubby cheeks, mesmerizing eyes and roly-poly thighs.  I … READ MORE »

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I shared a room with my sister… I remember the day we got BUNK BEDS – it was pure joy and we were thrilled. I also vividly remember my sister climbing into my bed so we could whisper and comfort … READ MORE »