Tag Archives: kids

5 Healthy First-Day-of-School Traditions

5 Healthy First-Day-of-School Traditions

The first day of school is one of those butterflies-in-the-stomach, can’t-sleep-the-night-before kind of milestones, especially for children transitioning into a new school. One way to soothe frazzled nerves during this time is by establishing some s ...
Get Crafty: Use Vegetables to Hand-Stamp Tea Towels

Get Crafty: Use Vegetables to Hand-Stamp Tea Towels

Roasting, sautéing, stir-frying, even juicing—the ways to prep and enjoy vegetables are endless. But here’s one that might not have crossed your mind. With some creative carving and a little paint, you can use veggies as crafty stamps to add colorful ...
Are Your Kids Consuming Too Many Vitamins?

Are Your Kids Consuming Too Many Vitamins?

Oh, how we wring our hands over our children’s eating habits. They turn up those little noses to broccoli and barely touch dinner, while consuming empty calories any chance they get. The conventional wisdom has been to compensate for this less-than-i ...
Safe, Non-Spray Sun Block for Babies & Kids

Safe, Non-Spray Sun Block for Babies & Kids

I know I’m not the only mom who frantically texted her husband, “Throw away all the spray sun block ASAP!” when Consumer Reports warned parents earlier this month not to use spray-on sunscreens on children. These sprays are so easy to apply on squirm ...
6 Top Supplements for Finicky Eaters

6 Top Supplements for Finicky Eaters

There is no one more judgmental of moms than a someday-mother…I know, because before I had my own children, I was in a constant state of chagrin over the innocent toddlers at my mall food court being plied with chicken nuggets—didn’t their parents kn ...