Monthly Archives: June 2011

Why are toddlers obsessed with garbage trucks?

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Children and Hard Times

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Death is part of life

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Emotional Muscle, Self-Esteem, and Exploitative Adults

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Nudity, modesty, and privacy

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Is it all in the genes?

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Who’s in charge of sleep?

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Sharing and taking turns

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