Category: Parenting

What to Look for in your Prenatal Supplement

Posted on: February 5, 2020

What to Look for in your Prenatal Supplement

Who doesn’t want a smooth-sailing pregnancy? Although it’s important to eat a well-balanced variety of nutritious foods throughout your pregnancy, you should also support a healthy diet and lifestyle with the right prenatal supplements. Keep in mind that prenatal multivitamins complement a healthy diet; they don’t replace it.  Prenatal supplements contain ... Continue Reading

Am I Taking the Right Prenatal Supplement?

Posted on: January 15, 2020

Am I Taking the Right Prenatal Supplement?

Congratulations on deciding to start your own family! Prenatal supplements are highly recommended by healthcare practitioners these days, despite a healthy lifestyle and well-rounded diet. Wondering why? A woman’s body goes through incredible changes, especially during pregnancy. Supplements help meet the demands of a growing baby and close gaps, such as pre-existing nutritional deficiencies. There are a ... Continue Reading

The Hot Topic of Fevers

Posted on: November 29, 2018

The Hot Topic of Fevers

We've all been there. A kiddo comes wandering over and snuggles in. "She feels warm..." you think to yourself, and head off to retrieve the thermometer. But if you are like most parents, you can take a temperature, but other than confirming that they are not the perfect 38 degrees ... Continue Reading

Meet the Teacher Night

Posted on: October 9, 2018

Meet the Teacher Night

Questions to ask your Child’s Teacher One on One  Teachers always say that it’s the parents they don’t need to see who always show up to parent/teacher night. No doubt your kids are model students but that doesn’t mean you should forgo a chance to chat with their teachers. You might ... Continue Reading

How Natural Is Your Insect Repellent?

Posted on: July 25, 2018

How Natural Is Your Insect Repellent?

Summer is here! You’ve been looking forward to sun-filled days and planning backyard barbeques, beach days, camping trips, and afternoons relaxing in your yard. But, less exciting are all the pesky bugs that accompany outdoor adventures this time of year. Bugs are more than just a nuisance. Biting insects, like mosquitoes and ... Continue Reading

Clear Container Gardening

Posted on: July 24, 2018

Clear Container Gardening

Kids love to plant seeds, watch them sprout and hopefully produce something edible. Unfortunately, a lot of the exciting stuff happens beneath the stem, inside the soil. So why not take advantage of the transparency of glass and sow some jar gardens? Growing small plants, bulbs and legumes from seeds in a ... Continue Reading