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Baby Names Are Overwhelming. Here's How To Narrow Your List

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A basic hand-sewing kit includes thread, hand-sewing needles, a thimble, beeswax, a pair of fabric scissors, an iron and ironing board. Photo illustration by Becky Harlan/NPR hide caption

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You Sewed Your Own Masks. Here's How To Make Clothes

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You're Probably Not As Open-Minded As You Think. Here's How To Practice

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What Listeners Told Us About The Importance Of Getting Names Right

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Sex Ed Often Leaves Out Queer People. Here's What To Know

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Finding Your Way To A (High-Paying) Trade Job

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Is Your Home At Risk From Climate Change? Here's How To Know

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How To Talk To Kids About Climate Change

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Eating Less Meat Helps The Environment. Here Are Recipes To Help

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Getting Out Of Medical Debt Can Feel Impossible. Here's How To Do It

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'Comfort Decorating' Is All About Making Your Home A Sanctuary

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Why Pronouncing Names Correctly Is More Than Common Courtesy

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Do We Even Know How To Socialize Anymore?

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The author's daughter, Rosy, at age 2 as she does dishes — voluntarily. Getting her involved in chores did lead to the kitchen being flooded and dishes being broken. But she is still eager to help. Michaeleen Doucleff/NPR hide caption

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Are We Raising Unhelpful, Bossy Kids? Here's The Fix

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Want To Listen Better? Turn Down Your Thoughts And Tune In To Others

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