Tag Archives: health

co-sleeping

Co-Sleeping… Yes or No?

Co-Sleeping… Yes or No? Co-sleeping is the practice of bed-sharing between a parent and their child. Parents who support this believe that children belong next to them. There are risks associated with both co-sleeping and creating a solitary sleeping environment.   Solitary sleeping, otherw ...
healthy attachment

Creating A Healthy Attachment With Your Child

Creating A Healthy Attachment With Your Child As a society, we raise our children with the expectation of becoming self-reliant, in hopes they will make close, loving a healthy attachment with those around them. Instead, these are the same children who are taught very early in life, not to disclose th ...
second pregnancy

The Differences With Your Second Pregnancy

The Differences With Your Second Pregnancy All pregnancies are special, but there’s nothing like the first experience. You may feel that your second pregnancy won’t be given the red carpet treatment like your first, but that’s okay. It’s important to understand that every pregnancy is unique, and with ...
Family Gardening

Family Gardening Tips For Growing Green Thumbs

Family Gardening Tips For Growing Green Thumbs Some of us were lucky enough to have grown up where family gardening was a given. Around our house the yard and back deck was filled with flowers, veggies and herbs of every description. Best of all, each kid in our big household had a daily chore connect ...
social media for teens

Tips on Privacy and Social Media for Teens

Tips on Privacy and Social Media for Teens The world of the internet can be scary for parents of teens. We hear the stories of abductions and luring, we worry about internet bullying and mean gossip. But the truth of the matter is there is probably no other time in their lives when having privacy from ...
coconut oil

How Coconut Oil Will Change Your Life

How Coconut Oil Will Change Your Life Coconut oil is by far one of the best all-around products on the market right now. It’s one of the few foods that can be classified as a “superfood.” Coconut oil is one of the richest sources of saturated fats known to man, containing 90% of saturated fat as a fat ...
omega-3

Why Omega-3 Is An Important Factor Towards Your Health

Why Omega-3 Is An Important Factor Towards Your Health The many health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids have a list a mile long. Essential fatty acids play an important role in a child’s life for both their health and development. They should be incorporated in the very early years of a child’s life to ...
Laundry Pods Poisonous

Warning: Laundry Pods Poisonous to Children

Warning: Laundry Pods Poisonous to Children It was supposed to be an invention that would make laundry day easier for families. Instead it has made it more dangerous. We are talking about laundry detergent pods. These little packets of soft liquid in a plastic pouch that you simply pop into your laund ...
food buying club

Why Mom Was Right About Food Buying Clubs

Why Mom Was Right About Food Buying Clubs My Mom always was someone who knew how to squeeze every penny from her food budget. But today that is getting harder. One of the consequences of the ongoing drought in California coupled with extreme weather patterns around the world is that the price of food ...
circumcision battle

Mom’s Circumcision Battle Continues

Mom’s Circumcision Battle Continues A Florida mother who is at the center of a long-standing circumcision battle with her ex-husband over their four year old son has been found and jailed. The struggle began between Heather Hironimus and her ex-husband Dennis Nebus in 2013 when the father wanted ...