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Save your BOO! for Halloween

Hiccups are a funny thing, and not just because of the cute little sound your kids make when they have them. We know babies and kids get them because they drank or ate too quickly, or because they gulped too much air in excitement, but one of my favor favorite pieces of Scandinavian lore to share with people in the US is that when babies and kids are cold they get the hiccups. Very few people know about this secret, but this folk knowledge has been verified by scientific researchers at the Mayo Clinic and other medical institutions. We have nerves that run from our neck to our chests and when those nerves are irritated for whatever reason they make...

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5 holiday problems solved by wool

As we enter the holiday season, many of us prepare for travel.  There’s a lot to think and worry about, especially if it’s the first big trip for the youngest members in the family. At Ella’s Wool we like to keep things simple. By dressing them in wool, we simply have fewer problems to worry about.  1. How to dress for long flights and drives? Planes can be cold, cars can be hot, and with the kids being strapped in a seat for the journey, it’s not easy to dress or undress them. By having the kids wear a base layer of thin wool, we make sure they are as comfortable as can be. That will keep them warm against...

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