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KidsInTheHouse.com is an educational website with the goal of helping parents and caregivers become better at parenting by educating, inspiring and entertaining. The 8,000 videos on the website feature interviews with over 450 top experts, celebrities and parents, including physicians, psychologists, researchers, educators and best-selling authors, as well as leaders of national organizations. The featured parents have dealt with particular issues and share their hard-earned wisdom. KidsInTheHouse.com offers different perspectives and solutions for parenting challenges that range from pregnancy through getting into college, recognizing that their is no one-size-fits-all solution.

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Thinking About Stopping Breastfeeding? Read This First

(0) Comments | Posted May 25, 2016 | 10:57 AM

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When you began breastfeeding, you had your reasons. In fact, with all of the researched benefits, you probably had more than a few. From passing on crucial antibodies for illness prevention to lowering your own risk of disease, it...

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Raising an Independent Baby: 3 Steps Closer to Parental Sanity

(0) Comments | Posted May 19, 2016 | 4:23 PM

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One of the most challenging and life changing aspects of becoming a new parent is the realization that you are now responsible -- every minute of every day -- for another human being. For this new soul, you are the center of...

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What Is Transgender? Beyond the Bathroom Debate

(4) Comments | Posted May 2, 2016 | 7:38 PM

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If you didn't know what transgender meant before, chances are you've at least seen the topic making headlines in the past few weeks. Celebrities, politicians, and everyone in between have begun voicing their opinions on North Carolina's controversial law, House Bill...

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What Is Attachment Parenting? It may be different than you think.

(1) Comments | Posted April 25, 2016 | 9:32 PM

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Congratulations on becoming a new parent!

Have you decided how you are going to raise your child?

Chances are, before your baby is even born, everyone around you has already formed a strong opinion about which parenting style is best....

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Top 3 Organizational Tips for Busy Parents

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2016 | 2:37 PM

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It's that time of year again, spring cleaning, and being organized is the hot topic of conversation. Everywhere you look, friends, celebrities and news outlets are promoting the life-changing power of organization.

What is a busy...

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What To Do When Your Toddler Throws A Tantrum: 4 Tips To Keep You Calm, Cool And Collected

(0) Comments | Posted March 17, 2016 | 4:15 PM

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Toddlers that throw tantrums are not problem children or spoiled children, they are just normal kids struggling to cope with difficult emotions. If your child is throwing fits and embarrassing you in public, rest assured, they are not a brat, their frustrations...

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Why you should you get a pet for your kids: Pros and Cons

(0) Comments | Posted March 8, 2016 | 1:07 PM

There is no pairing more dynamic than kids and their pets. Try and remember the fascination you felt towards animals as a child. Dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs and even lizards, all represent to children something joyous and completely magical. It's fair to say, that most children feel a special...

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The 4 Most Important Things to Say to the People You Love

(1) Comments | Posted February 12, 2016 | 1:34 PM

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Forgiveness is a fundamental concept in most religions, but it does not get much attention in modern discussions of manners, morals, ethics or parenting.

According to Christine Carter, Kids in the House Sociologist and Happiness Expert, forgiveness...

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How to Get Your Love Life Back After Having a Baby

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2016 | 9:33 AM

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Having a baby turns your life upside down. Now, on top of all your other responsibilities -- personal and professional -- you have another full-time job! And it's not even a regular full-time (40hrs/week) job, but rather one that requires 24 hours...
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Mommy Bucket List: 10 Things to Do Before Baby Arrives

(0) Comments | Posted January 22, 2016 | 3:12 PM

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Congratulations on your pregnancy! If this is your first baby, this is truly a monumental time! With all the work you are doing physically, mentally and emotionally to prepare for your little one, make sure to take time for yourself and enjoy it....

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How to Help Your Kids Build a Lifelong Friendship

(0) Comments | Posted January 14, 2016 | 3:43 PM

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The relationship that siblings have with each other is vital to their character development, their sense of personal history and even the happiness they feel in old age. A positive relationship with a brother or a sister in childhood will...
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7 Ways to Keep Your Kids Healthy and Happy in 2016

(0) Comments | Posted January 8, 2016 | 10:43 AM

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Now that the new year is upon us, many of us are focused on self-betterment, whether breaking bad habits or starting healthy ones. As parents, we are also responsible for the betterment of our children.

Here are seven things you can do to...

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10 Things You Can Do to Be a Better Parent in 2016

(0) Comments | Posted December 30, 2015 | 3:04 PM

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The end of the year is the perfect time to reflect on how much we have grown and on what areas of our lives we would like to improve upon. For those of us with kids, an honest evaluation of our successes and...

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4 Tips How to Co-Parent Your First Holidays After Divorce

(0) Comments | Posted December 28, 2015 | 3:18 PM

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With family being the focus of many holiday traditions, facing your first holiday season after a divorce can seem scary and overwhelming. Although it may be a difficult adjustment, it is possible to enjoy this time and continue to create happy memories for...

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8 Ways to Turn Flying With an Infant Into a Nightmare and Piss Everybody Off

(1) Comments | Posted December 18, 2015 | 11:13 AM

1. Take the red-eye flight.

It is cheaper and the baby will sleep since you are traveling overnight, right? Wrong. Babies are usually much happier in the morning, and more likely to view travel as an adventure. At night, anything that interrupts their sleep is...

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How to Stay Relevant as a Parent in the Digital Age

(163) Comments | Posted November 10, 2015 | 2:57 PM

Kids in the House and Yalda T. Uhls want to bring attention to the challenges of parenting in a digital age.  As parents, how do you stay relevant in the digital age and how do you deal with your kids’ constant consumption of digital media?

Yalda T. Uhls, MBA,...

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Kids in the House Hosting Screening of Powerful Documentary 'The Hunting Ground'

(192) Comments | Posted October 22, 2015 | 12:17 AM

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Kids in the House has teamed up with Academy Award Nominated filmmaker Amy Ziering to host a screening of her stunning and thought-provoking new documentary The Hunting Ground.

The film, coming from the team between the groundbreaking documentary The Invisible War, sheds...

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A Colicky Baby Does Not Mean An Uncontrollable Cryer

(0) Comments | Posted July 6, 2015 | 7:56 PM

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Has your baby been crying uncontrollably for hours at a time? And despite your best efforts, you have no idea what to do? You're getting frustrated, yourspouse is getting frustrated, and nothing seems to be going right. Well, this possibly means...

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Tips to Relieving Colic: The Unexplained Crying Fuss

(0) Comments | Posted July 6, 2015 | 7:23 PM

The issue with colic is there is no one magic cure.There has not been much research on it so doctors still do not know exactly what causes it, and it is hard to decipher what the best treatment is for the...

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What You Thought You Knew: Understanding Dyslexia From the Outside

(1) Comments | Posted June 26, 2015 | 7:48 PM

"It is more common than you can imagine. You are not alone. And while you will have this the rest of your life, you can dart between the raindrops to get where you want to go and it will not hold you back."

- Steven Spielberg, Award-winning director

A...

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