Tips on Foster/Adoption From Moms That Have Done It

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By Diane Ponist There comes a time in your adult life, when you are ready for the next step.  At some point in your relationship or sometimes no relationship at all, you decide you want to have children.  Some people imagine the “perfect” life with one boy and one girl.  Others don’t plan at all until an unplanned pregnancy, […]

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Hey, Expectant Parents! Here’s Some More Unsolicited Advice!

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By Halina Newberry Grant Hey, expectant moms! Here’s some more unsolicited advice! When I was expecting my baby (who is now a toddler,) it seemed everywhere I turned I encountered advice on how to get through the first months and year with a baby. Some of it was helpful, but mostly it was just hard […]

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Returning to Work Without Weaning

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By Wendy Wright- IBCLC Co-Founder and Lactation Consultant of the 16 Minute Club Going back to work doesn’t have to end the beautiful breastfeeding relationship you developed with your new baby. In fact, continuing breastfeeding after returning to work is highly beneficial for both you and the baby. If your baby will be in daycare, then your […]

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Marco Marco: Celebration of High Fashion and Unique Beauty

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By Alexandra Temblador Men in heels, neon fabric in futuristic cuts, androgynous beauties, and an ecstatic crowd was all to be had at last night’s Marco Marco fashion show at the Vibiana Cathedral in downtown Los Angeles. In attendance at the fashion show were such stars as Adam Lambert, Carmen Electra, Jai Rodriguez, Chris Salvatore, […]

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Spotlight Series: Petey and Tony

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Spotlight Series sponsored by Quinny, a European stroller brand available in the United States.     TNF: Tell me about your family. How did you meet your partner?  PETEY: We have been together for 3 years but our story actually began 10 years prior. In 2001 we both lived in Sacramento and briefly chatted online. We exchanged photos and […]

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