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It’s that time of year again – the Environmental Working Group has released its annual report on guide to sunscreens. Once again, we’ve looked through the findings to share the safest sunscreens for kids. EWG Report Summary Before you shop … READ MORE »

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Carters recalled 218,000 units baby clothes today because the zipper can detach and become a choking hazard. The recall includes specific one-piece, footed “sleeper” outfits made of cotton in sizes newborn, 3 months, 6 months, and 9 months. The items … READ MORE »

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This post is late because I’ve been afraid to write it.  I wanted to write about this week’s Supreme Court hearings about gay marriage, but I was afraid.  I have some strong feelings about this and I do worry about … READ MORE »

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I don’t know about the rest of you, but now that I’m a parent I think I read the news differently.  Stories about children, family dynamics, and the state of motherhood just seem to strike me in a different way … READ MORE »

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When I was 8 years old, my mother was newly married to the man who would raise me as his own, and my newly minted brother (his from a prior marriage) was 5.  I can remember a Saturday when we … READ MORE »