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Dr. Annie Answers: Water Safety

TRIGGER ALERT, Child loss and drowning discussed in this post. It's not fun to read about but it might, just might, save your kid's life. Yesterday, we got to enjoy a rare hot and sunny Washington day on our friend's ski boat. After the husbands took turns reliving their glory days on wakeboard and mono-ski,… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Water Safety

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Dr. Annie Answers: Preparing for the Worst to Enjoy the Best

Last January, the hubs and I were super lucky enough to live the parenting dream and getaway to Hawaii for a long weekend.Our good friends from college were getting married on the beautiful North Shore of Oahu. The kids were happily being spoiled with the grandparents and we were sipping mai tais by the pool… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Preparing for the Worst to Enjoy the Best

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Dr. Annie Answers: Announcing A Pregnancy

About half of my initial prenatal visits with first time parents, the question comes up, "When is the best/safest/ideal time to announce we are expecting?". People worry about announcing and then having something happen - a miscarriage or abnormal test result - and then having to explain to everyone on top of dealing with that… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Announcing A Pregnancy

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From Our Hearts, To Your Prime Cart

Thank you to all who are following us on our journey as Blogging Besties here on LockerstoLittles so far. Today we chose a random winner from all of our followers to win an Amazon Gift Card for $102 to celebrate finally hitting a goal of over 100 Followers! Our contest winner has been emailed and… Continue reading From Our Hearts, To Your Prime Cart

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Dr. Annie Answers: A Child Separated, Part 2

Now that you've had a day to help out families at the border, let's talk about what to do to keep your own child from being separated from you. This is not fun to think about, but I'll tell you a few, easy things that can keep your kids safe and decrease your stress level.… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: A Child Separated, Part 2

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Dr. Annie Answers: A Child Separated, Part 1

Unless you've been living under a log, you've probably seen the heart-wrenching controversy about families being separated at the border. Over 2000 children have been taken from their families, from teenagers down to nursing babies. I don't know about you, but I can't help imagining being unexpectedly separated from my own little girls and it… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: A Child Separated, Part 1

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Dr. Annie Answers: Little Personalities

This post is both confession and discussion. It's about learning to be a mommy and learning who my child is. It's embarrassing and important. When I was pregnant with baby #1, Hubby Pants and I decided we weren't going to find out the gender of the baby before birth. In my household growing up, gender… Continue reading Dr. Annie Answers: Little Personalities