There isn't one manual on how to raise kids, and some moms have revealed their parenting styles in books that have gotten mixed reactions. We've rounded up a handful of the most controversial parenting books that have been published in recent years and consulted child experts for their opinions.
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Throughout the year, our board of advisors -- a brain trust of the best pediatric doctors, developmental experts, and educators in the country -- shares the latest thinking about raising happy and healthy kids in the pages of Parents. Now we've gathered our all-time favorite nuggets of their advice in one outstanding article that will have a profound effect on your whole family.
Baby food doesn't have to be bland. Introducing interesting flavors early on is a great way to offer your baby a varied diet. Plus, it goes a long way towards cultivating an adventurous eater later in life.
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