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Supplements and Breastfeeding

Supplements and Breastfeeding

 The one vitamin that babies can’t get from mother’s milk. Vitamins & Breastfeeding It can never be said enough, how valuable mother’s milk is for babies.  Breastfeeding helps build an infants’ immune system, brain function and [...]

Safe Winter Driving

Safe Winter Driving

A few tips for driving safely with your family this winter. Safe Winter Driving Driving in winter can pose its hazards. Which is why you’ll want to make sure that your battery and tires are in [...]

Sleepwalking

Sleepwalking

Is sleepwalking something to be concerned about?  Sleepwalking Has your child ever suffered from a night terror – appearing to be wide awake and in a state of fear. Moments later, back a sleep without any [...]

Safe Holiday Visiting

Safe Holiday Visiting

Ensuring your little ones stay safe and keep out of trouble during those holiday visits. Safe Holiday Visiting During the holiday season there is a lot more visiting that goes on.  There may be open houses, [...]

Teens Need for Family

Teens Need for Family

The vital role family still plays in a teen’s life. Teens Need for Family Ever get the feeling that your teenaged son or daughter is mortified to be seen in public with you? Well, I hate [...]

Poison Prevention

Poison Prevention

 What every parent needs to know to prevent childhood poisonings. Poison Prevention Poisoning is a top cause of hospitalization of children under 6 years of age. It’s why keeping all toxic products in their original containers [...]

Internet Use

Internet Use

Our kids and the world of cyberspace. Internet Use For most of us, sending a text or an email is our most common form of communication.  It’s the same for our kids.  Their smart phones and [...]

Media Literacy

Media Literacy

Using TV to teach our kids to be critical thinkers. Media Literacy Let’s face it, electronic media isn’t going away.  In fact, it’s quite the opposite.  From radio to TV, to movies, smartphones, tablets and more, [...]

Homework and Parents

Homework and Parents

 How to help make homework a point of discussion rather than a battlefield. Homework and Parents Homework is one of those things that can become a running battle.  But by taking a  proactive approach with your [...]

Bedtime Battles

Bedtime Battles

A few tips on dealing with those bedtime battles. Bedtime Battles Many kids hate the idea of separating from mom and dad at the end of the day, leading to bedtime battles.  While it’s the job [...]