Being a parent means that you are a role model for your little ones in how you act and conduct yourself. See how you can be the best role model for your kiddos as they grow up to be strong and smart individuals.
I am engaged to Van. My problem is Van’s stepfather, George, who will soon become my step-father-in-law. I am uncomfortable around George for a variety of reasons, such as: he whispers things to me like, “Van sure has a good eye,” or “If I were a few years younger I’d give Van a run for […]
There is no pain like that of losing a loved one, especially at a young age. After such a tragic loss, small children often experience a whirlwind of emotions for quite some time. They’re tremendously saddened, distraught, angry, and can have a lot of unanswered questions. As parents, what do we need to tell them about death and how should we approach the conversation?
Being a new mom is extremely exciting and rewarding, but it also comes with it’s challenges. It can be confusing figuring out how to add the responsibility of caring for your child into your life, and you’re going to ask a million times over, am I doing this right? Here are some postpartum tips for helping new moms ease into the whirlwind of motherhood.
I’m not sure what my toddler can do by herself. I want her to be independent but I don’t want to push her too hard as she is only 2.3 years. If she goes to school, the first step is to ask what she does solo there. In many schools, toddlers put their own lunch on […]
Breastfeeding is just one of the many loops on the wild roller coaster ride that is having a baby.
It’s almost that time of year – New Years Resolutions! Read up on Dr. Gramma Karen’s resolutions and her experiences keeping herself healthy this year.
Ear infections are common in kiddos this time of year – learn how best to prevent them, to be aware of their diagnoses, and to take care of your little ones with ear infections.