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Children exposed to more television at 29 months of age appear to have more problems in school and poorer health behaviors when they reach the fourth grade. http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/05/03/health/main6456874.shtml?tag=cbsnewsSectionContent.9 Toddler TV Time Could Spell Trouble By 4th Grade - CBS News[/url ...

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The latest research in autism is showing that those adorable, non-sense syllables of a baby learning to talk could contain key signals that the toddler is autistic. http://www.syracuse.com/news/index.ssf/2010/07/study_babys_babble_could_be_cl.html Study: Baby's babble could be 'clue' to autism | syracuse.com[/url ...

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How to Make a Dreamcatcher

By JustMommies staff

To make our dreamcatcher you will need: wood embordery hoop leather lace scissors 3 to 4 feathers beads How to make a dreamcatcher Step 1- You will use the inside of the hoop,the one without the metal. Step 2-Take the lace tie one end to the hoop.Start winding the lace around the hoop. Create the pattern
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Stitching Memories

By JustMommies staff

by Caryl B. Grecia Custom Made-To-Order Cross-Stitch Sometimes, usual photographs look so common and boring. Converting your pictures into charcoal or oil painting is a welcome change but then, a lot of people have been into these crafts already that there are times when these portraits too, look clichéd.
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Leather & Chain Butterfly Necklace

By JustMommies staff

silver open link chain (18in) butterfly charm red suede leather lace (25in) silver head pin craft glue round nose wire pliers scissors 2 small red beads clasp fixtures 3 split rings   1- Take the head pin and place one bead on,then the charm then the last bead.Cut off the extra wire from about one inch
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Placemat Purse

By JustMommies staff

Supplies needed to make this craft: pre-made quilted placemat needle and thread flower beads seed beads(matches placemat) 2 yards of 3/8" cord (2inches) hook and loop tape 1-Turn placemat right sides together. Sew a 1/4" seam allowance all the way down. Do this on the opposite side. 2- If you want a
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Soap for kids

By JustMommies staff

Supplies you will need to make your own soap clear glycerin soap dome soap mold microwavable bowl knife small toys Directions for making soap 1- Cut soap into 1 inch squares. Place soap squares into bowl and microwave for 40 seconds. If soap is not melted microwave in 10 second increments until soap
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How to Make a Wrap Style Baby Sling

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Make your own baby sling We added pockets to our baby wrap to make an easy, but practical baby sling. Follow the directions below to make your own. Step 1Measure out your fabric. You will need 7 yards by 1/2 yard. You will need quite a bit of fabric to make this sling. We chose white fabric, but you
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How to Make Wine Glass Charms

By JustMommies staff

Supplies needed (per wine glass charm): 4 white Delica beads 4 clear Delica beads Star charms in different colors ring size memory wire round nose pliers wire cutters   1-Cut one loop of memory wire per wine glass charm you need to make. 2-With the round nose pliers make an open loop on one end. 3-Add
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How to Make Your Own Nursing Necklace

By JustMommies staff

What is a nursing necklace? A nursing necklace is a necklace designed for breastfeeding babies to play with while mom nurses. Once your baby gets to be a few months old, you may have problems with her pulling your hair, scratching you or pinching you. Nursing necklaces are great for distracting your
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How to Make Gel Candles - 11 Easy Steps

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Do you love burning beautiful, scented candles? And do you know that you can easily make them yourself? It is exciting and not at all difficult. Here are 11 easy steps to creating unique candles that you can burn at home, give as gifts, or even sell. Materials for gel candle making You will need: gel
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Craft for Kids - Fuzzy Pen

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Supplies needed for this craft stick pen fuzzy yarn 10 inches of beading wire beads that complement the yarn glue. 1-- Take your wire and tie a small knot about 2 inches from the end. 2-- Bead the wire the way you like it up to 6 inches full. Tie a knot. 3-- At the top of the pen wrap one end of the
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