• Health Tips for Parents

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    Even though we’re beyond back-to-school season, colder temperatures bring cold & flu season, so it’s timely to talk about healthy routines.  Thanks to Dr. Linda Fu, a general pediatrician at Children’s National Health System, who sent me health tips for
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  • Radio Interview: Getting Your Family Onboard for Food Prep & Clean-Up

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      Many thanks to Mompreneur friends Ellen Briggs and Carolina Lima Jantac for hosting me on their radio show.  If engaging teamwork in the kitchen sounds out of reach, think again.  There are tons of creative ways (beyond screaming and
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  • The Social Life of the App Addicted Teen


                This infographic really caught my eye.   Thanks to Tara Heath, journalist, and Teen Safe for sharing this amazing infographic, illustrating how and where our kids are connected, and how we can use this information
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  • When Mom Travels for Work


    Amy Kossoff Smith, the founder of a parenting Web site, has a ritual when she travels. She leaves a printed itinerary of all the carpools, sports practices and games, baby-sitter hours and anything else her husband might need. Read more
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Can Healthy Teeth Lead to Healthy Bodies?

                One author is drawing a connection between oral health and overall health.  Thanks to guest author Dr. Susan Maples DDS, for some great oral hygiene tips.  A top eight innovator in U.S.
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Top 5 Ways to Teach Your Kids the Magic of Giving

Wear the Cape™, a brand that gives back and aims to restore the power of kindness and heroic character with cool, inspirational products and its non-profit the kidkind foundation, released some great tips about teaching kids to understand the joy
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Concussion Prevention: 10 Questions to Ask Youth Sports Coaches

The Concussion movie recently released may raise concerns about head safety in children who play contact sports.  We want our children to be active, stay healthy, and enjoy the positive benefits of team sports. While there is a risk in
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MomTastic Find: The Perfect Portion Cookbook

        Who doesn’t love comfort food?  And imagine a collection of yummy, comfort food recipes that show you how to indulge in 100-calorie increments? I recently got a chance to preview a new cookbook that does just
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