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Packing school lunches (and breakfasts) can sometimes feel like a chore or a challenge. To make it easy, most parents and caretakers pack a sandwich for kids, since it’s easy to eat, not very messy and doesn’t require being heated up. However, if you are looking for some ideas and want to add variety to […]Read More »
September Giveaway: Games!
Cake Monster teaches children ages 3+ how to count up to ten. Collect and count and you fill your cake stand, but watch out there’s a Cake Monster about! Will you feed the monster or collect the cakes for yourself? Up to 4 players can join in the fun! Pigs in Pants is a fun and lively matching game! Be […]Read More »
Strengthen Your Back For Pregnancy and to Keep Up with Your Other Children
When my wife was pregnant with our four children I had the opportunity to see first hand what a mother’s body experiences during pregnancy. As the stomach gets bigger it creates additional strain and pressure on the back, which can be very uncomfortable. To help prepare your back for pregnancy, I’ve written about some simple […]Read More »
Getting Carried Away
Our friends at Healthy Children and the American Academy of Pediatricians have some tips on back-to-school backpack safety that can help prevent aches and pains and have your child stand tall. Choose the Right Backpack Look for the following: Wide, padded shoulder straps — Narrow straps can dig into shoulders. This can cause pain and restrict […]Read More »
One Day More!
Plan a fun family activity before your kids go back to school. Whether it’s a visit to the zoo, an amusement park, or water park, take a day (or maybe even a weekend) to celebrate the “last hurrah” of summer.Read More »