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    Questions on Eating & Sleeping

    Dena March 2, 2014

    How did you introduce solids? Also, does Roman sleep in his own room? And does he fall asleep during the night time feeding? Or do you put him back in bed drowsy? (As you might guess, I am trying to figure out the feeding and sleeping thing over here!) –Cynthia at Living in Neverland Last week I got these great questions from our friend & reader, Cynthia. I always love…

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  • thoughts on weight gain in pregnancy

    Dena June 10, 2013

    Throughout my pregnancy, several women (both pregnant + not pregnant) gave me advice or asked for advice about pregnancy weight gain. For some women, it was about their discomfort with their pregnant bodies, sadness or embarrassment about “getting fat.” For other women, it was about…

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  • Mother’s Day Gift Guide

    Dena April 25, 2013

    // 1. Succulent Monogrammed Planter // 2. Traditional Flowers // // 3. Ice Cream Sandwich iPhone Cover // 4.Delfina Delettrez Bee Earrings // // 5. Hose Water Glass Bottle // 6. Simpatico Bubble Bath // A few simple + unique gift ideas for the mother…

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  • SWAN Saturday: Positive Influences

    Dena April 2, 2011

    SWAN (Stop Wasting Away Now) Saturday is a weekly dose of inspiration from me to you. Each week I will make a short video post about something on my mind. The posts will be unscripted & shot straight from my soul. Stop wasting away now,…

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  • Ask Dena: Should We Stay Together for the Kids?

    Dena August 31, 2010

    Dear Dena, Should I stay with my husband and be miserable to make my kids happy? —Lisa Dear Lisa, Doctors, psychologists, and professionals are split down the middle on this issue. Half believe that divorce is the healthier option for families. The other half believe…

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