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13 Tips To Help You Beat The Winter Blues

13 Tips To Help You Beat The Winter Blues

For me, the sadness starts in August. As soon as the kids go back to school, I start to feel cold air on my neck. I know winter is just around the corner. Football season starts. The days get shorter. The wind blows colder. I get depressed.  I have the winter blues. share this post Read more…

How To Get Rid Of Head Lice

How To Get Rid Of Head Lice

During Journey’s last week of summer camp, she was given a nice parting gift—a wicked case of head lice.  Gross!  Unfortunately, I had just dropped her off to spend two weeks with family as I headed out of town for work.  As a result, it took a week before the creepy crawlers were discovered. share […] Read more…

Summer Safety Tip: Kids & Cars

[getty src=”170461022?et=sYFrCv_GSRRN8m207ryzew&sig=HwRj9lRdOUKq2My0xPG5UbeQgNyY_xdjafL3RvEHZms=” width=”507″ height=”387″] All summer I’ll be sharing tips to keep kids safe while they enjoy fun in the sun.  This week’s tip is about the deadly danger children face when they have access to or are left behind in parked cars. share this post Read more…

Icky Mom Moment: Checking For Pinworms

[getty src=”165789858?et=3cCMFI3aR_9IOeZpqyZEPg&sig=nAjVeIsnRMIhio3eXFB3r23pK3X2bo0NmlWVSi42zHM=” width=”426″ height=”458″] #165789858 / gettyimages.com When you become a mother, you quickly realize that there are certain icky moments that come with the territory.  For babies, it’s spit up on your shirt, poop on your hands, and pee in your face.  Then they go off to school and bring back treats like head […] Read more…

4 Tips To Spark Your Creativity

For the last three weeks, I’ve been suffering from an acute case of constipation. Mental constipation, that is. I think the stress of getting settled in a new place, project deadlines, and a never-ending to-do list has caused a major blockage. My creative flow is at an all-time low. While this bout of constipation has […] Read more…

5 Things You Need To Know About The Flu Shot

Flu season is among us!  And with it comes the decision of whether or not to get a flu shot.   Most health professionals recommend that you and your children get vaccinated as a preventative measure.  But can you really get the flu from a flu shot?  Does your baby need to get vaccinated?   How do […] Read more…

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