Baby Bytes: Date Night

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How a babysitter can help your marriage, and more.

Here at LoveMom, we bring you the love. Our weekly Baby Bytes bring you everything else. Here are this week's 6 must-click mom links:

As if we weren't anxious enough about the health of our unborn child, a new study shows that a mother's struggles with depression and anxiety can affect her infant's weight (and, by extension, the infant's chance of survival). [PsychCentral]

Sending your child off to college for the first time: bittersweet and, in this case, sort of hilarious. [New York Times]

The key to date night post-kids? A reliable babysitter. [Moms In Babeland]

Parenting styles differ from person to person. Compromise helps. (Doesn't it always?) [Two Of Us]

To drink or not to drink during pregnancy—that is the seemingly unanswerable question. [Jezebel]

Though hard, this woman finds the light at the end of the divorce tunnel. [momlogic]


Expert advice

Save your breath because you only need two words to make him commit.
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