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Playground Safety

Playground Safety

 Is your neighborhood playground a safe one? Playground Safety You’d think that a playgrounds would be one of the safest places for children to play.  The reality is that over 200,000 children are injured in playground [...]

Happy Motherhood

Happy Motherhood

A few ideas on how to be the happiest mom on the block. Happy Motherhood Let’s face it, life changes a lot once you’ve had a baby.  If you’re a new mom, you may find staying [...]

Moms and Self Care

Moms and Self Care

Why finding a little down time is better for moms and kids. Moms and Self Care Let’s face it, when you’re a mom it’s difficult to find time that’s just for you.  A soak in a [...]

Stranger Danger – How to Street Proof Children

Stranger Danger – How to Street Proof Children

Telling your children to “never talk to strangers” is only one step in keeping our children safe from sexual predators and child abductors. As children, how many times were we told to “never talk to strangers”? [...]

The Myth of the Work Family Balance

The Myth of the Work Family Balance

Does the work family balance exist, or is it a myth? The Myth of the Work Family Balance Many of us try for the perfect balance of a performing well at our jobs, spending the right [...]

Teens and Snacks

Teens and Snacks

How to help your teens eat nutritiously, between the bout of junk food. Teens and Snacks Until kids reach the teen years, it’s pretty easy to have say over what they eat.  But once they get [...]

Eating in Restaurants

Eating in Restaurants

Is family enjoying one too many restaurant meals? Eating in Restaurants With many of us so busy during the day, a meal out in a restaurant can be a welcome relief.  It’s an opportunity to sit [...]

School Lunches

School Lunches

How to pack a school lunch your kids will actually eat. School Lunches Do you find that much of what you send to school for lunch comes home at the end of the day?  Or maybe [...]

Mercury in Fish

Mercury in Fish

What every parent and pregnant mom needs to consider when it comes to eating fish. Mercury There’s no doubt that one of the healthier foods for families is fish, but even then some fish can contain [...]

Supplements and Breastfeeding

Supplements and Breastfeeding

 The one vitamin that babies can’t get from mother’s milk. Vitamins and 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 [...]