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Chain Your Kid’s Hairbrush To The Bathroom Wall

Chain Your Kid’s Hairbrush To The Bathroom Wall

If you’re curious about the morning routine of this parenting editor, I will tell you that a large portion of it involves scampering around the house, asking: “Has anyone seen a hairbrush?” (I say “a” hairbrush because we have about six of them lying around somewhere.)

Five Awkward Kid Questions  (And How To Answer Them)

Five Awkward Kid Questions (And How To Answer Them)

It happens to every parent eventually. One moment, your child is asking innocent questions about the Wiggles. The next, they want to know where babies come from. I call it the ‘awkward question time-bomb’ – it comes without warning and poor preparation can be catastrophic. Here are some firsthand tips…