Family Planning

Time to build your brood? There are several things to consider when planning a family, or having more children.

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Thinking About Starting a Family

Here are some factors to think about when you're considering having children.

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Only Child or Full House?

The number of children you have is a very personal choice. There are a number of determining factors to consider.

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Birth Control While Breastfeeding

If you want to prevent pregnancy while you're still nursing, follow these guidelines.

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Are You Ready for a Baby?

Take our quiz to find out.

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Celebrate the cooler weather with this printable checklist of fun fall activities for your whole family.

Kindergarten Readiness App Wins Gold
Our Kindergarten Readiness app won the Gold Award of Excellence in the educational category at the 2014 Communicator Awards. This valuable checklist comes with games and activities to help your child practice the essential skills she needs for kindergarten. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

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