How to Get a Newborn to Sleep Without Being Held
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How to Get a Newborn to Sleep Without Being Held

In the hospital, she was perfect. I looked down at my newborn’s peaceful face and snapped another picture and captioned it, “She doesn’t cry, only whimpers.” I must have totally jinxed it because when we got home, I began to question my decision to have another child. 8 hours. That’s how long I rocked, soothed, sang,…

How to Prepare Financially for a Baby: 13 Experts Share Their Secrets
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How to Prepare Financially for a Baby: 13 Experts Share Their Secrets

Whether you’re expecting or simply thinking about the future, learning how to prepare for a baby financially is one of the smartest things you can do. Admittedly, this was not my forte at first. While providing a stable home and income seemed to be my husband’s priority, all I could think about was holding a…

10 Easy Easter Activities to Celebrate Jesus: Christian Easter Activities for Kids
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10 Easy Easter Activities to Celebrate Jesus: Christian Easter Activities for Kids

I love Easter for a couple reasons: 1. It’s only 1 of 2 mainstream Christ-centered holidays. 2. It has way less drama than the endless shopping trip known as Christmas. Don’t get me wrong. Christmas is A-mazing. But. Easter really digs into the heart of Christianity—Jesus’s sacrifice and best of all, our salvation. Still, sometimes…