Tag Archives: kids

Pass the Salt, Please – Or Not?

Pass the Salt, Please – Or Not?

Happy Tuesday Newsday! Today’s news is more “salty” than happy – a new study has concluded that the average American child is consuming more than twice the recommended daily amount of sodium. Are your kids getting too much? ...
Cure the Back-to-School Lunchbox Blues

Cure the Back-to-School Lunchbox Blues

School’s here again, which means so is your daily lunch-making routine. For healthy, safe and fun away-from-home meals, keep these lunchbox-packing tips in mind. And try my recipe for Caramel Apple Dip! It’s a sweet addition to any lunch, ...
Teach Your Children Well

Teach Your Children Well

There are some super-important things that almost every parent teaches their kids – like not to talk to strangers, how to tie a pair of shoes, and why eating broccoli is important. But what about the little things that make every day special? T ...
The Amazing Healing Power of Bubble Wrap

The Amazing Healing Power of Bubble Wrap

My daughter woke me up at 2 a.m. last night screaming that her leg hurt. Growing pains. I groggily took her into the bathroom, found a free bottle of Bath & Bodyworks hand lotion that had somehow ended up in there, and told her it was “magi ...