Kids

The Best and Worst Plants for Kids With Allergies.

  Being a parent is both joy and responsibility. And the smaller you kid is, the greater responsibility lies on your shoulders. Whatever you do and wherever you go, you feel that safety and wellbeing of your little human is what matters most. The good news is that we people are genetically predisposed to easily adopt to changing circumstances. The bad news is, however, that sometimes genes can fail to…

How To Explain Cyberbullying To Your Children.

Raising children is obviously a difficult task. From the minute we found out we were expecting, most of us began planning, baby proofing, and purchasing much needed baby gear. We poured over every piece of literature about sleep schedules, feeding options, and how to swaddle an infant. Now, after a few years have passed, our sons and daughters are on the verge of becoming teenagers. Navigating the world of acne…

How To Motivate Your Kids To Exercise!

How To Motivate Your Kids To Exercise Obesity is a problem in the United States. According to the CDC and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease, this isn’t simply an adult issue; obesity is severely impacting our children. Nearly ⅓ of children aged 6-19 are overweight. 17% of 2-19 year olds are critically obese. This causes numerous health risks, including type 2…

How To Introduce Pets and Babies

  Oftentimes, our pets can feel as much a part of the family as any human. In fact, it’s fairly common to hear men and women refer to their dogs, cats, and other animals as their “babies.” We pet owners love our babies very much, and that’s why we seek to keep them healthy, happy, and comfortable, no matter what comes along. But just…

How Mommies In Orbit Came To Life.

      Bye Bye Daddy. January 8, 2011 It all began so innocently, two babies, one Mom, one Dad, peace on earth, or so we thought. We lived in the baby orbit with bottles, blankets, pacifiers and coos. The baby years flew by, mostly due to the lack of sleep, learning how to juggle two fussy babies, two bottles, and two burp cloths, this soon created one crazy Mommy…