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The Bedtime Switcheroo

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There's nothing like waking up in your own bed. This prank is sure to cause some early-morning confusion this April Fool's Day!

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Breastfeeding and Weaning

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It's natural for a baby to move on from breastfeeding. Look for signs that he or she is ready, and then wean gradually to make it a painless transition for both of you.

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Keeping Kids Busy -- But Not Too Busy

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It has become the topic du jour: Are we overscheduling our kids? Find out where to draw the line.

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Dealing With "Monsters" And Nighttime Fears

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Stacy DeBroff It can be difficult to think straight when your crying child shakes you awake in the middle of the night frightened and tearful by a nightmare or the monster she knows for sure has taken up...

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Baby Tantrums

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A baby's first tantrum can take you by surprise. Your baby can really shock you by shrieking, stamping, hitting, or making his whole body go stiff. But don't take it personally; baby tantrums aren't about anything you've done wrong.

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Sweet Dreams on the Road

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When visiting Grandma's or staying at a hotel, some kids have a hard time falling asleep when they're away from home. The author of The No-Cry Sleep Solution and The No-Cry Sleep Solution for Toddlers & Preschoolers has some ideas for helping smooth the transition to bedtime -- even without the comforts of home.

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Bedtime Rituals That Work

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Is there a parent alive who doesn't wish bedtime went a little more smoothly? One of the best ways to get kids to settle down and go to sleep is by creating a regular bedtime routine, a ritual with Mom and Dad that lets young children know that bedtime is a happy and comforting way to end the day.

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Taboo Topics

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Parents are like everyone else -- sometimes they just don't see eye-to-eye, particularly when it comes to different aspects of parenting. Avoid the potholes with some expert advice.

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Maintaining Bedtime Routines Through the Holidays

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tips to maintain your child's bedtime routine no matter where you are

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Eight Sleep Tips for Every Child

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Creating a cozy sleep environment is just one thing you can do to help your little one get a good night's rest. We have ways you can do that, together with 7 more tips to improve not only in your child's sleep, but also in her daytime mood. Sleep well!

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