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Help! I Need To Find New Things To Do With the Kids

For many families, it is a constant challenge each weekend to find new things to do with the kids. Once the run of trips to the beach, vacations, the mall and movies have become mundane, the battle between giving in to device time vs. knowing we should be spending quality time begins to brew as […]

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My Child Won’t Give Up the Binky

We’ve all seen it and some have lived it. …for much too long. The Binky. Aka, the pacie. From the moment they were newborn, we taught our children that sucking on something preoccupies the current baby stressor to a self-soothing distraction. And now, parents across the country lament their child won’t give up the Binky. I remember […]

Many parents have not thought twice about how fireworks can damage your child's hearing.

Beyond the Ooh’s and Ahh’s: How fireworks can damage your child’s hearing

Nothing says happy summer more than the celebration of America’s independence. Of course, the culmination of that day along with other summer classics such as baseball and festivals likely conclude with a grand show of brilliantly displayed fireworks. As parents, we’ve heard and heeded the warnings to leave the pyrotechnics to the pros; to be cautious with […]

Helping your child with seasonal allergies

Seasonal Allergies: 5 Tips to Help Your Child

Seasonal allergies are one of the most difficult and (usually) non-life-threatening issues to deal with as a parent. Sneezing. Coughing. Golden dust on your patio furniture, car and ….yes, even little Timmy. But there are steps you can take to help manage your child’s seasonal allergies and get through allergy season. We listed some simple […]

nutrition for families

Commit to some healthier habits for the New Year

The following excellent health advice comes from the Cleveland Clinic’s Daily Wellness Tip. Written by  Jane Ehrman, M.Ed   Not sure how to get started? How about getting your whole family to join you on a journey to better health and fitness! Here’s how: Make family meals a priority. Did you know that teens who frequently […]