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Thu, 08/08/2013
You don't often read "good news" and "childhood obesity" in the same sentence, so I'm thrilled to share this tidbit with you. A new CDC report shows a glimmer…
Thu, 01/08/2013
I hate it when a sad tragedy brings attention to an issue.In this case, it's the death of a 13-year-old that is bringing attention to the dangers of food…
Thu, 25/07/2013
It should come as no surprise that Mother Nature reigns supreme... but the gender of the royal baby came as a shock to many of us (myself included!).The…
Tue, 09/07/2013
If your baby has a little flat spot on the back of his head, fear not — almost half of all babies have the same.A new study out of Canada has found that almost…
Tue, 11/06/2013
What's a mom to do with a bored preschooler on a rainy June afternoon? Squeeze in some online learning! We've waded through millions of mobile apps and online…
Thu, 06/06/2013
School's (almost) out for the summer, and we've got the whole summer stretched out before us, filled with pool parties, days at the beach, and backyard water…
Thu, 30/05/2013
Every year as June approaches, this saying feels so true: the days are long but the years are short. How has another school year -- with so many looooong days…
Fri, 24/05/2013
Raise your hand if you're headed to a BBQ or picnic this weekend! (I'm raising my hand.)Unfortunately, the weather in my parts doesn't look like it's going to…
Fri, 17/05/2013
Whoops! National Etiquette Week (May 13-18) ends tomorrow, and I didn't even realize it was happening. I'm not shocked that it wasn't on my radar -- extra "…
Mon, 06/05/2013
We've all been there — you're at the playground with your kids, with the older one happily playing and the younger one (amazingly) sitting quietly in the…