Catherine Winters

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Parenting Hacks for New Moms and Dads

Clever tips for surviving a new baby with everyone intact.

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Test Your Baby Safety IQ

Are you doing all you can to protect your little one?


11 Ways to Keep a Gluten-Free Kitchen

Combat cross contamination if you have celiac disease or a gluten sensitivity.

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Should You Teach Your Baby to Swim?

"Self-rescue" and survival swimming classes are trendy, but are they a good idea?

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Keep Your Child From Becoming Fat — Before He’s Born

5 things to do while you're pregnant and even before you conceive.

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7 Lies You Should Never Tell Your Doctor

What your doctor doesn’t know can hurt you.

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6 Things You Shouldn’t Do When You’re Sleep Deprived

Some activities are more hazardous when you’re only half-awake.

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5 Ways to Keep Your Tween Safe in the Car

You’re done with car seats. Now there are other dangers to beware.

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Parents: Should You Let Your Child Fly Alone?

Absolutely — as long as he’s on board with the idea and you do all the right pre-flight prep.

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Baby on Board: The Best Way to Fly with an Infant or Toddler

Hint: you should buy a separate airplane seat for your little one.