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Disclaimer: I am not a child psychologist or an expert on this topic in any way. I am just a mom trying to figure out how to raise my children to be aware and safe when they are not...
The Big Kid Sleepover My son recently turned 11. Birthday parties aren't as cool as they used to be, though video games are very "in." Sleepovers are the best thing ever, but how many boys can I have sleep at...
Disclosure: This post is sponsored by LCMC Health Urgent Care. Holiday Health: Put it on Your List This Season The holidays are here, you’re busy and the last thing you need is for you or one of your family members to...
It was early on a Saturday morning in late August of 2014. My husband and I were half asleep in bed with our two year old laying between us watching cartoons. Our five and six year old daughters were...
It is a wonderful thing when your kids are out of diapers and are completely self-sufficient in the bathroom. I did not realize however, that even after all of these milestones occur, you should still pay attention to your...
Ten years ago, my husband and I started the process of purchasing our first home. This was the home we would raise our children in and grow old in. We bought a newly renovated home in a neighborhood that was...
Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Touro Infirmary. Swimming and Beach Safety for Kids Swimming pools and beaches are common sources of fun for children during the summer. But safety must come first. Every year, thousands of Americans are injured...
As I am sure is true for most parents, my goal as Jane’s mother is to do everything I can to help her live a full and joyful life. To become a productive, kind, and good adult. My job...
Ensuring your autistic child is safe at home can be a challenge. What may be completely comfortable and free of hazards for adults can be a danger zone for children, especially when special needs are involved. Here are tips...
Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Bryan Subaru and written by local dad, Joshua Daniel. Five Reasons Moms Love Subarus Today every car ad talks about the look, the feel, the bells and whistles…but, what does it really mean? You have...
Small Talk It was the beginning of April, and my husband and I brought our son to a playground within our neighborhood park. My husband chased our toddler around the play equipment while I sat down on a bench to...
To the mom on her phone: I know there's this new surge of posts about not judging moms on their cellphones while their kids play at the park. They could be doing work, or they might just need a break....
Think it can’t happen to you … Think again! A child has already died this year in a hot car It’s still winter and already a child has died in a hot car. On February 28th, a 1-year-old Miami, FL...
Families in Florida are making funeral arrangements for their children, and our country is once again caught up in a gun control versus mental health argument. It is an argument that doesn’t ever seem to end. It doesn’t produce...

 

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