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Testing and Tired Toddlers: Making Sleep a Priority

I have a toddler at the moment. He’s two. He likes to test. He likes to look right at me as he's doing something he knows he shouldn't. Sometimes he even gives me a little smirk. Normal toddler behavior, yes. But it can be really trying. We all know about the Terrible Twos, and now it seems three is the new two, with “threenagers” popping up everywhere. Even four-year-olds take some heat! It got me thinking . . . at what age don't they test?? The answer is there are challenges at... read more

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Scream Free Parenting: Teleclass Re-cap

When it comes to developing great relationships and great kids, we know our children need us to be cool, calm and collected. Yet the biggest challenge in parenting is being cool, calm and collected. Why is it so hard? and … read more

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Juicing Recipes That Kids Will Love

Any parent with young children two-years-old and up will agree how tough it is to ask their kids to eat fruits and veggies – particularly the later. One thing I’ve learned as a parent these past three years is that we … read more

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3 Things To Start Taking Back For Happier Parenting

Food “I always end up giving my food to my child.” Does this sound familiar? We are not talking about sharing, or a bite, but giving your snack or meal away. Your child just ate her snack, he just had … read more

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Connections Available: Using Technology To Strengthen Family Ties

Raising families in today’s technology-driven society can be daunting. We hear tales of cyberbullying, sexting, identity theft, and child predators that can leave us questioning if our devices deserve a place in our family life. While the threats posed are … read more

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From Sniffles to Stitches: Caring for Your Child’s Health – Teleclass Re-cap

As a parent, your child’s health is of the utmost importance. This week, we held a very important and informative teleclass on caring for your child’s health, generously sponsored by Pager and expertly presented by Kim Henderson, MD, JD, experienced … read more

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Kids and Hair Care

Parents are very fond of their children’s hair. Oftentimes, for little girls and their moms (even dads), fixing hair is a way to bond. Braids, ponytails, pigtails, and other fun hairstyles requiring colorful pins and ribbons never fail to amuse. … read more

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Healthy Living at Natural Products Expo East

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the Natural Products Expo East in Baltimore. I was blown away right from the start! Upon arriving, there were vendors already outside, handing out samples of their delicious products. Once … read more

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