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Misbehaving Toddlers: Tips, Tricks and Advice
Parenting a toddler can be challenging. But before you pull your hair out, let's focus on what's causing the behavior. What are the main reasons toddlers misbehave? What common mistakes do most new parents make? Plus, we'll explore several real-life situations as well as the best ways to overcome a potential meltdown- from you or your toddler. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Sex After Kids
You had sex to make a baby, but now the thought of having it seems more disturbing than changing your toddler's dirty diaper. How do you make sex a priority in your relationship after having kids? What are men (and women) really thinking before they hit the sheets? And what is a "rejection free" zone and how can it dramatically improve your relationship?Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Childcare Choices for the Working Parent
The dreaded time has come when you have to find someone else to watch your child. With all the options out there, how do you determine what type of childcare is best for you and your baby? What factors should you consider? And what should you expect to pay?
Father's Day Special: Ask Dad Anything
We all love dads, but sometimes moms don't always understand them. We asked our facebook fans what questions they had for dads everywhere, and we have a great all-dad panel that's prepared to answer them. Plus, our dad reflect on how their own fathers influenced them to become the dad they are today! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Pregnancy When You Already Have Children
Having more than one child can make pregnancy a bit more challenging. When and how do you tell your other children that your pregnant? How involved should they be in your pregnancy? And how do you have enough energy to physically take care of your kids while growing another one? Brought to you by our sister show, Preggie Pals!Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Baby Skin Conditions: All About Rashes
If your baby breaks out with bumps on his skin, you may start to freak out a bit. Where did these bumps come from? What caused it? And is it serious? Today we're continuing our ongoing series focused on baby skin conditions with a closer look at rashes and how to treat them.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Baby Names and Baby Name Remorse
It's time to name your baby. The concept may seem simple, but many new parents put a lot of thought into the naming process. Do you follow family traditions? Are you looking for the most unique name so your child feels more special? And what do you do if you later decide to change your baby's name, possibly due to remorse? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Milk Mystery
Does milk really do a body good? As a new parent, you may be overwhelmed at all options for milk at the grocery store. Are there benefits to drinking cow's milk that other milk simply can't provide? What are some of the biggest milk myths? Plus, what are some alternatives to cow's milk that might be a better fit for your family? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Childcare Options for Working Parents
The dreaded time has come when you have to find someone else to watch your child. With all the options out there, how do you determine what type of childcare is best for you and your baby? What factors should you consider? And what should you expect to pay? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Travel with Kids
Many parents wonder if it's possible to successfully travel with young children while preserving your sanity and the sanity of those around you. How can you get over the fear of traveling with kids? What should you pack to help ease this potentially bumpy ride? And what are some helpful travel tips to help you on your journey? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Debunking "Only Child" Myths
The number of families having only one child has doubled since the baby boomer generation. So, why are more and more families planning to have only one child? What are some of the benefits and trade-offs of siblings? Is only "lonely"?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Parenting Subsequent Children After Infant Loss
Losing a child is devastating to a family. Parents are not only dealing with grief, but they are forced to somehow find the strength to continue to parent their other children, who are also greatly impacted by the situation. Today you'll meet some parents who are living with the reality of losing a child. They share their struggles and they'll provide hope and encouragement for other parents needing help.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Baby Skin Conditions: Eczema
If your baby's silky, smooth skin develops red, dry, itchy patches- it could be eczema. What's really happening when your baby develops eczema? How early can symptoms appear? And what are your treatment options?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Ease Your Child's Separation Anxiety
Children separated from their parents may experience extra anxiety, resulting in major meltdowns. What typically triggers separation anxiety in our kids? Do babies react differently than toddlers? And what can you, as a parent, do to help your child transition into a more independent stage in life? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
LGBT: A New Family Dynamic
The face of the family is changing in America. Bound together by love, families are no longer restricted by color, gender or sexual preference. But this freedom still comes with challenges. Today we'll learn more about the family dynamic of lesbians, gay, bisexual and transgender parents. How is the road to parenthood different for these families? How do they deal with traditional gender roles for moms and dads? And how do they handle curious questions from those outside the LGBT community? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Playdate Etiquette for Parents
Playdates are supposed to be fun, but there are also some unwritten rules that might help you. Such as, how do you initiate a playdate? What should you bring with you? And how do you handle disputes between kids? Learn how the parents in our studio have handled rules of etiquette when it comes to playdates.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Baby Safety Products That Really Work!
As new parents, we all want to keep our children safe. But watching their every move usually isn't possible. And so we rely on baby safety products to help ease our concerns. But not all products are created equal, nor are all product worth the price you'd pay. So, what are the best products to help you better protect your child in your home? And how do you know if these products are legit? We're broadcasting LIVE from the 2013 ABC Kids Expo and our experts have designed items to help children safe!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Preparing for Another Baby
Another baby is on the way. How do you and your other children prepare for this emotionally? How involved should kids be in the planning and prep for the new baby? And for those of you who aren't yet pregnant again, what are some factors to consider when it to spacing between your kids? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Postpartum Depression: A Guide for New Moms
You recently had a baby. Time has passed, but life with your little one isn't the joyous life experience you expected. Are you struggling with postpartum depression? What warning signs should you be looking for? At what point should you seek help and what are your options? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Can Colic Be Cured?
Baby's discomfort from colic gas or reflux can be devastating for the entire family. After all, no one wants to watch as their newborn suffers with tummy pain. You feel completely helpless as you wait for your child to outgrow it. But, what exactly is colic? Can it be cured?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Teach Your Child to Swim
Drowning is the second highest cause of death amongst children four and younger. Teaching your young child to swim can prevent you from being one of these statistics. What skills are desperately needed for survival? How do you teach these skills to your child? And, when can you start? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Preventing Plagiocephaly: Flat Head Syndrome
If your child's head isn't alternating his head position enough, it could result in Plagiocephaly, or flat head syndrome. What specific signs should you look for to determine if your child is developing this condition? What are some ways to treat it or prevent it happening in the first place? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Keeping Babies Safe: Portable Cribs and Play yards
Your baby's sleeping environment is extremely important. Taking necessary precautions to ensure their safety could literally mean the difference between life and death. As a new parent, what do you need to know about play yard safety? Is it safe for your child to sleep in a play yard? What are some things to keep in mind when traveling? We're teaming up with Keeping Babies Safe to learn how to make your baby's sleeping environment as safe as possible. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Buying New Versus Used for Your Kids
Parenting can be expensive. Fortunately, there's great options for getting some of that money back by buying and selling used items. What items are best to resell and which ones should you definitely buy new? Where can you find the best deals? And what tips do our parents have for making each sale worth the extra effort? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Creating and Organizing Your Family Calendar
Families today are busy, and the family calendar is typically the glue that holds everything together. There are lots of different apps to help you keep track of everything, so how do you determine which one is best for your family? Which apps are compatible with which devices? And what about the good ole' paper calendar? We have some great tips to keep your family on track! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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Podcast Details
Started
Jan 1st, 2012
Latest Episode
Nov 13th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
187
Avg. Episode Length
39 minutes
Explicit
No

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