Back to school tips for busy moms

Back-to-School Tips for Busy Moms

Re-entering the back-to-school routine can catch us off guard. Here are some tips to ease the transition.

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The Great Outdoors: Recreation Ideas for Special Needs Children

If you have children with special needs, consider some of the following fun tips this summer.

green living, green parenting

6 Easy Tips to Teach Your Kids About Green Living

Teaching your kids about green living should start with simple everyday choices that add up over time to make a big difference.

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5 Things To Teach Your Children About Bathroom Safety

Whether you have a curious toddler or a pre-schooler, make sure you teach them the safety hazards of your home's bathroom before their curiosity causes ...
heatstroke prevention

National Heatstroke Prevention Day

Also: Obesity fight in NYC goes to another level, the best baby and toddler slings, carriers and backpacks voted by parents.
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5 Green Ways To Combat Bad Breath

If you are dealing with bad breath problem and wish to eliminate it naturally, consider some of these five tips.

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raw peanuts, nut allergy, peanut allergy BABY & KIDS, MONDAY NEWS, WELLNESS

Understanding Common Food Allergies

Food allergy is a reaction of our immune system, when it mistakes certain food for an invasive matter. See which food allergies are the most common and what to look for.

digital detox, green parenting FAMILY, GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

Digital Detox: Get Your Kids Away From their Screens

Although school is out for the summer, as parents, you probably hardly see your kids as they are barricaded in their rooms staring at their computers or other screens most of the time. Not only does excessive screen time have negative affect on your kids’ brains, you might feel desperate to spend some quality time […]

Win Cool Baby Gear in Our Travel Story Contest BABY & KIDS, FAMILY

Traveling with Baby: Calm Skies Ahead

Traveling with a baby or a toddler can be stressful, especially on long plane trips. Our plan-ahead checklist can help avoid unnecessary turbulence.

RECIPES, VIDEOS, WELLNESS

Fresh Summer Salad and a Massage for Mom

Our massage therapist friend Cynthia joins us for an easy-to-prepare Thai-spiced fruit and veggie salad and some pro tips on how to relieve aching muscles at home or on the go.

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Affect of Screen Time on Kids’ Brains

Also: Possible link between Tylenol intake during pregnancy and autism risk.

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Homemade Baby-Safe Carpet Fresheners

Most of the commercial carpet cleaning products contain hazardous chemical compounds which are hardly good for you or your baby. Check these few tips on how to freshen up your carpet, using nothing but ingredients that are 100% safe for your baby.

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Avocado Dip on the Go

This version of traditional guacamole can be made with only five ingredients and in less than ten minutes.

eye health, kid's health, eye care BABY & KIDS

Eye Health for Toddlers And Kids

Healthy eyes play a crucial role in all aspects of a toddler’s development. If the eyes do not receive the care that they need, the impact can be permanent.

solar power, going solar CLEAN ENERGY, GREEN LIVING, GUEST CONTRIBUTOR

Benefits of Going Solar for a Family With Children

Families are always looking for ways to save a few pennies here and there. Although it may not seem like it, going solar can actually save you and your family tons of money on your energy bills over time.

organic produce FOOD, GREEN LIVING

Why Organic Produce Is the Healthiest Choice

With a plethora of man-made chemicals in our food supply as well as a host of confusing terms used on product packaging, the simple task of eating can become overwhelming.

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Product Review And Giveaway: Smart And Eco Baby Bibs

Tiny Doe is not just an ordinary bib. It’s a smart and versatile product made from Eco-friendly materials. A must have for any busy mom!

Beer: It's Good for You FOOD, WELLNESS

Beer: It’s Good for You

We’ve got plenty of ideas and info on tap to keep a brew enthusiast happy and–who knew?–healthy.

BABY & KIDS, LEARNING, VIDEOS

Tuneful Tots: The Importance of Music Education for Young Children

Music affects the growth of a child’s mind intellectually, emotionally and physically; music education in early childhood has been shown to lead to success in adult life.

Lyme disease BABY & KIDS, CARE, WELLNESS

Protect Your Family Against Lyme Disease

Summer–and vacation time–is in full bloom. Don’t give Lyme disease a chance to spoil your outdoor fun with friends and family.

drinking water, glyphosate HEALTH NEWS, SATURDAY NEWS

Urine Tests for Glyphosate in EU Turned Positive

High levels of glyphosate found in urine tests in EU.