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Education news a hot topic

September 29, 2010 – 11:23 am

Several journalists are at an education reporting workshop sponsored by the New York Times and Columbia University. (I had hoped to be there too, but with a newborn at home, well, that didn’t happen.) But …

Sleep positioners put into question

September 29, 2010 – 11:06 am

The federal government has issued a warning about sleep positioners: those cushioned pieces that are used to put babies in a side position.
The FDA and Consumer Product Safety Commission say parents should stop using them.
I …

School: Getting it together

September 24, 2010 – 10:33 am

How is it that October is just around the corner? It seems like yesterday the kids started school – but in reality it was weeks ago. It’s all a blur as our lives transform with …

The sleep experiment continues

September 22, 2010 – 3:47 pm

As a new mom 8 years ago, I took in lots of advice from friends and books. One book suggested putting the infant on a schedule fairly quickly. Another recommended holding the child a great …

Padding error

September 2, 2010 – 1:58 pm

Dear bra makers:
Since when did you put padding in nursing bras?
I am the mom to a charming, sweet month-old baby. The last few weeks of my life has been consumed with feeding this little one. …