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Every new parent expects their newborn babies to have that gorgeous smooth skin that we see in the Gerber and Pampers commercials, but for people of African and/or Asian descent, that...
If you live outside of NY, DC, MD, VA, or parts of Canada, it may be hard to keep your kids connected to their Caribbean roots. I grew up in a Caribbean home in America with both parents from...
  Has anyone ever heard of having brandy or other alcohol as part of the baby layette? The "layette" is made up of essentials for a new baby.  What goes in it varies, but it is usually...
(Photo provided to SocaMom.com by Kamila McDonald.) Kamila McDonald Alcock - personal trainer, entrepreneur, Stanford grad, Miss Jamaica World Beach Beauty 2009 - 3 weeks after baby Kailani...