Health

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…

I Found A Lump…Now What?

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I am sharing the experience of what happened when I found a lump in my breast for the second time in 2 years.  I hope it serves as a reminder of the importance of self-exams and supporting your loved ones through health battles.  Please share with all of […] Read more…

Best Sunscreens for Kids

Since summer is finally here (yay!), I wanted to share some tips and products to help keep kids safe while they enjoy fun in the sun.  Naturally, I started the list with sun safety.  I learned so much surprising information about sunscreen, what’s in it and what to avoid, that I decided it deserved its […] Read more…

Challenging Unrealistic Images of Beauty

My daughter has the most gorgeous dark, curly hair.  It’s one of the first things that people notice about her.  It’s also the thing that she likes the least about herself.  Since she turned 4, she has a fit every time I want her to wear it out.  “It’s too puffy, it looks crazy, I […] Read more…

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