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Not-Quite-Spring Cleaning Tips

Now that we’re through the holiday season, it’s a great time to clear out the clutter and give the house a thorough cleaning. Just think of it as a makeover for your home!It might not be spring yet, but these cleaning tips will help you say goodbye to dust and dirt and leaving your rooms looking refreshed and recharged.Get OrganizedThe best way to tackle a cleaning project is by making …

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ModernMom’s Guidelines for Our Valued Content Contributors

At Modern Mom, our core values revolve around leaving a positive impact on the world, treating others as we'd like to be treated, and serving as role models for our children, nurturing the next generation to become exceptional individuals. We welcome you as part of our valued and vibrant community of thoughtful, brilliant content creators.…

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What Is the Purpose of a Bassinet?

Bassinets appear on many baby registries and must-have lists, but you may wonder whether you need one for your new baby and why. Baby bassinets provide a place for young infants, typically those younger than 4 months, to sleep or rest. A thin, firm mattress provides a sleeping space. Choose a bassinet that meets your needs for portability, size and functionality.