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Bye-Bye Binky: How To Get Rid Of Your Baby’s Pacifier

My parents love to tell the story about how I gave up my nuk. One day in church, I put it in the offering plate for baby Jesus. When I asked for it later, they told me I gave it to Jesus and I couldnt have it back. And that was the end of that. A family friend told her daughter that it was time to give her binkies to other babies who needed them – and sent them off into the sky tied to balloons.

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Saying Bye-Bye to the Binky

My parents love to tell the story about how I gave up my ?nuk.? One day in church, I put it in the offering plate for baby Jesus. When I asked for it later, they told me I gave it to Jesus and I couldn?t have it back. And that was the end of that. A family friend told her daughter that it was time to give her binkies to other babies who needed them – and sent them off into the sky tied to balloons.

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Give Your Medicine Cabinet a Makeover

Most people have a medicine cabinet in the house somewhere, filled with opened but unfinished dosages of cold medicines and boxes of Band-aids ranging from plain flesh-colored to those of the Hello Kitty or Spider Man variety. But just as spring cleaning comes around and it’s time to get rid of all those clothes you don’t wear anymore, your medicine cabinet should also go through a periodic makeover. What do you keep? What do you toss? And how do you decide? Here are some tips to take your medical stash from old and useless to current and prepared for any emergency!

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Wrinkle Removal with Laser Treatment

Laser treatment is far less invasive than a face lift and has fewer undesirable side effects than older cosmetic wrinkle treatments, such as dermabrasion and chemical peels. Laser treatment, also called laser skin rejuvenation or laser resurfacing, is a versatile procedure, reducing wrinkles and other signs of aging skin, such as sun spots, blotchy skin and dark eye circles.

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Problem Children & Tantrums

Although many parents would prefer that it not be the case, temper tantrums are common among children. As kids learn to deal with emotions, both positive and negative, they often turn to tantrum behavior. While these emotional fits are relatively common, some problem children are more prone to tantrums than the general child. If your child frequently exhibits tantrum behavior, consider both the reasons behind his tantrums as well as what you could do to reduce the frequency with which he exhibits this undesirable behavior.