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I recently started my maternity leave from work and am going out of my mind with way too much free time. I'm considering painting our kitchen...would this harm the baby?

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Asked by Anonymous at 3:19 PM on Nov. 3, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • you seriously are SO beyond lucky right now - I had a colicky child that cried from the time we left the hospital for a straight YEAR all day long! I was SOSOOO tired and cried all the time...

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 3:26 PM on Nov. 3, 2009

  • YES! Paint fumes contain VOCs that can make everyone sick!

    Get a no-VOC paint. Sometimes it is called "milk-paint" bc it uses a milk protein.

    Answer by ecodani at 3:30 PM on Nov. 3, 2009

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