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Take Back Your Life: 5 Tips For Dealing With Stress

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Take Back Your Life: 5 Tips For Dealing With Stress

The holidays are a time for joy and celebration. But, for many people, the stress of the season can be overwhelming. Whether you're feeling anxious about your to-do list or just want to get a little break from it all, we've got five tips for dealing with stress that might help you take back your life. Know when to take a break.If you're feeling overwhelmed, it's time to take a break. Find something that will take your mind off of the stressful situation. You can also try to do something productive, like making a list of solutions to your problem....

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Ten Amazing Ways To Use Your iPad

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Ten Amazing Ways To Use Your iPad

There are a lot of things you can do with an iPad. From watching movies to playing games, there's no shortage of ways to have fun with one. But there are a lot of other things that iPads can do that you might not know about. With just a little creativity and some apps, your iPad can be used for all sorts of tasks. Here are ten surprising ways you can use your iPad. Use your iPad as a phone.One of the most popular features of the iPad is FaceTime. You can use FaceTime to make video calls with other...

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How to Master Working From Home With Children

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How to Master Working From Home With Children

With more people working from home than ever, many parents are asking the question, how can I stay productive? The age of your children will largely determine how much they will impact your work from home productivity. Older children can often dress and feed themselves, allowing you to get on with work for longer periods. Whereas, young children require far more attention. Here are four fool-proof ways to maximize your productivity while working from home with children. Make a Schedule Making a schedule that you can stick to is arguably one of the most important steps to take when trying...

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The Ultimate Guide To Get Your Baby To Stop Crying

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The Ultimate Guide To Get Your Baby To Stop Crying

You can’t call it a day until you hold your baby in your arms and feel their little fingers and tiny toes. We know that watching them smile is the best feeling in the world for you. It is for us too! Becoming a mother is the moment when all of life’s battles suddenly seem worth fighting for. However, it becomes alarming when the struggle is not against the world but your baby. It’s at this moment that you feel helpless as a mother. Believe us when we tell you, it’s absolutely normal.Babies cry for a lot of reasons. It’s...

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How To Swaddle Your Baby - A Step By Step Guide + Tips

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How To Swaddle Your Baby - A Step By Step Guide + Tips

If you’re looking to help your newborn sleep longer and cry less - two things parents definitely want, the answer is swaddling! Touch is our most ancient, calming sense. So swaddling reminds babies of being in the womb and it's a similar experience to being cuddled skin-to-skin, but its big advantage is that it envelops a baby's body with a soft caress that can soothe them for hours when they’re sleeping … and can't be in your arms.  New babies have very little control over their arms. Swaddling prevents your little one from whacking themself in the face and getting...

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