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Jul
24
answered How do you encourage a toddler that you suspect may be gifted?
Mar
15
answered Why must a toddler car seat be fully reclined when installed rear-facing?
Feb
17
awarded  Tag Editor
Dec
22
answered Why don't kids like vegetables?
Nov
14
comment What are important legal and financial steps for new parents?
a tricky question; in England you must "register the birth" within 42 days, by law.
Oct
13
answered Is complimenting children where they can hear it good or bad?
Oct
4
answered Why use rice cereal as a first food?
Oct
3
comment Is “hot saucing” bad parenting?
+1 for your last paragraph about hot-saucing being on the cruel and unusual end. I wish you'd avoided mention of spanking though.
Sep
28
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
25
comment Why is my newborn crying constantly?
Excellent photo!!
Sep
24
awarded  Peer Pressure
Sep
24
comment What do you do when your parents are physically hurting you?
@monsto - it's easy for me to say "must". It's much harder for people in that situation to do it. And who am I to force my opinion on another person, without knowing their life?
Sep
24
comment How can we prepare our child for the arrival of adopted siblings?
+1 great question. Have you got advice from the adoption 'agency'? I'd be really interested to hear the answer.
Sep
24
answered Why is my newborn crying constantly?
Sep
23
comment What should parents consider when selecting a pacifier?
Also, could some babies be allergic to latex?
Sep
20
answered The cars of hanoi. Or: two parents, two children, one car
Sep
19
answered When should you start brushing your child's teeth?
Sep
16
comment Are glass baby food jars safe to reuse?
Also hot-water or steam sterilising is probably not a good idea.
Sep
16
answered What do you do when your parents are physically hurting you?
Sep
15
comment Is this diaper rash caused by starting on solids?
Nappy rash can be caused by teething, so maybe that's part of the cause?