The Benefits of Cooking With Kids

Cookbooks for children are a wonderful way to initiate a healthy lifestyle. Involving your kids in cooking can open the door to related topics like nutrition, meal planning, and perhaps even gardening. Having been blessed with two sons did not stop me from encouraging them to cook. In fact, cooking, cleaning, and outdoor chores were part of our regular […]

Grab and Go Breakfast Ideas for Kids

Getting kids ready and out the door for school can be a challenge, especially when it comes to ensuring that they eat a healthy breakfast. These simple suggestions can help your kids begin their day with a filling, nutritious breakfast without taking a lot of preparation time! On-the-Go Eggs Eggs are delicious and full of […]

Fighting Childhood Obesity at Home

Childhood obesity is an ever increasing problem in western countries, and one that will have terrifying repercussions for generations to come. A child that is obese is likely to become an obese adult, and develop all of the health problems associated with obesity. Governments are encouraging schools to do their bit to fight childhood obesity, […]

Family Matters – Disability Caregivers

This post brought to you by NMEDA. All opinions are 100% mine. Whether it is a parent or child, caring for a person with a disability can be overwhelming. Great patience, caring, and insight are required to achieve a safe and happy standard of living.  The good news is searching for a wheelchair van, car, […]

Walgreens Way to Well Fund? Supports Local Families

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Walgreens. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know Walgreens is bringing preventive wellness services to local communities? How many times do you hear the news media grumble about big businesses getting all the breaks? This is a prime example of big business reaching […]

Infant Formula and Diapers – The Two Firsts for Parents

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PBM Products. All opinions are 100% mine. Newborn babies’ days consist mainly of eating and pooping! Parents can expect to concentrate on two decisions before leaving the hospital, feeding, and diapering. Diapers Diapers are the first thing a baby wears and generally, the hospital […]

Store Brand Formula – Nutritional and Economical

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PBM Products. All opinions are 100% mine. Pediatricians and nutrition specialists inform new parents that breast milk is the optimum choice for infant feeding. A combination of breast milk and formula is another favorable option. Not that formula feeding is unhealthy but rather missing […]

Review: Mint Toothpaste

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Toms of Maine. All opinions are 100% mine. Wicked Fresh is a rather courageous name for toothpaste if you ask me. As an honest mom blogger, I will not tell you my children have used this Wicked Fresh Toothpaste or that it is the […]

Review: Diaper Rash Cream

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Boudreaux’s Butt Paste. All opinions are 100% mine. An Interesting History The main formula found in Boudreaux’s Butt Paste was compounded by a local pharmacist, Dr. George Boudreaux. The diaper rash cream was originally developed in the 1970s by Louisiana pediatrician “Pappy” Talbot. By […]

Opinion: Store Brand Formulas

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of PBM Products. All opinions are 100% mine. Aimee Keenan-Greene, a Providence Children’s Health Examiner and Southern New England based degreed journalist, critiques produced news pieces. In a recent article, Ms. Greene discusses store brand formulas as compared to name brands. I personally related to […]