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The Great Rewards Of Having A “Fussy” Baby

The Great Rewards Of Having A “Fussy” Baby

We’ve all been there.  Moms love to compare their babies to get much-needed support, advice, or just find an ally who is experiencing the ups-and-downs of being a parent. Some parents are blessed with those oh-so-easy babies who immediately sleep through the night, take regular naps, and entertain themselves for […]
Shocking: New Vaccine Approach Poses Child Safety Concern

Shocking: New Vaccine Approach Poses Child Safety Concern

The parental decision to vaccinate has been a heated debate for years. It seems there are always new pros and cons being put on the table for discussion. Whatever your stance may be on childhood immunizations, the sacred parental role of choosing what you think is best for your child […]
One Parenting Decision Can Make Your Child More Successful In Life

One Parenting Decision Can Make Your Child More Successful In Life

We have heard a lot in recent years about our younger generation and their feelings of entitlement and lack of work ethic. Since our children learn by our example and guidance, it remains for parents to teach responsibility and the value of hard work while children are young. And there […]
Boost Your Child’s Brain With These Beneficial Nutrients

Boost Your Child’s Brain With These Beneficial Nutrients

It’s an age-old parenting problem — getting our children to eat healthy foods. Parents often have a general idea of which foods are better than others, but they often don’t know specifically which nutrients are best for their growing child. The period from birth to age three is the fastest […]
Eating Disorders And Motherhood: A Secret Assault

Eating Disorders And Motherhood: A Secret Assault

When bringing a baby home, it’s hard to foresee all the stress you will endure raising them as you snuggle up to that perfect, soft face. All the tough times are nothing compared to the joy of family, but coping with the trials and tribulations can prove difficult. Some mothers, […]
Lunch Box Packing 101: Keep It Cool

Lunch Box Packing 101: Keep It Cool

Alright, you’re convinced it’s necessary to pack healthy lunches for your child, but you may feel overwhelmed at how to keep the food at a safe temperature all day. Relax, we’ve got you covered. You can still pack fresh healthy items, and ensure your child receives their lunch at the […]
Teachers Place Children In Solitary Confinement To “Teach Them A Lesson”

Teachers Place Children In Solitary Confinement To “Teach Them A Lesson”

While it’s necessary to discipline children at times, some schools have taken it a step too far. A recent trend has popped up across the country in placing children in an unthinkable place, and trapping them there. And even worse, teachers are able to lock up children against their will […]
Preparing For A Family Move?  Read This First

Preparing For A Family Move? Read This First

There are many important decisions that need to be made in our parenting journeys. We always want to make the best choices we can to ensure the safety and security of our family, and to provide a strong foundation for our children’s future. But one decision can be among the […]
Avoid These 4 Breakfast Foods At All Costs

Avoid These 4 Breakfast Foods At All Costs

Mornings can be a hectic time for busy moms – trying to feed the kids (and yourself) and get everyone out the door is not a task for the faint of heart. While it’s tempting to resort to a quick sugary treat, it’s critical you resist the urge. In fact, […]
Know Your Parenting Style And How It Shapes Your Children

Know Your Parenting Style And How It Shapes Your Children

It’s easy to judge other mom’s parenting styles while at the playground. You think, “There’s no way I would have let my child do that, and get away with it!” Looking in the mirror at our own parenting approach often proves difficult. Taking a deeper look into how our parenting […]