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Sleep Solutions for Toddlers

If you have had children you are probably aware that a child that is not sleeping well at nights can take its toll on an entire family. Not only can it effect a child’s performance in school but it can also cause parents to become cranky and family relationships in general will suffer. Flickr Image… Read more »

Teaching Good Manners

Good manners are important skills for all of us to acquire. Knowing how to behave in a variety of social situations makes us feel more comfortable and that comfort frees us to enjoy and learn from experiences. Kids need good manners just like the rest of us. They encounter social situations that are awkward for… Read more »

Are Vaccines Safe?

Recent debates concerning child vaccines have led to a growing trend of parents opting not to immunize their children. Several organizations have been in the public questioning the safety of vaccines. One such group, the National Vaccine Information Center, sites several horror stories of child immunizations that went wrong. Like a seven year old boy… Read more »

The Dangers of Secondhand Smoke

Secondhand smoke is also called involuntary smoking, passive smoking, and environmental tobacco smoke (ETS). Secondhand smoke takes place in two ways. There is “sidestream” smoke, which comes from the burning end of a cigarette, cigar, or pipe. And there is “mainstream” smoke, which is exhaled by a smoker. A recent study by the American Heart… Read more »

Drinking Alcohol While Pregnant

When you understand that everything that you take into your body while you are pregnant will affect your baby in some way, it becomes very clear that drinking alcohol of any kind is a huge risk. Some mothers rationalize saying that they will drink less, quite after the first few months of pregnancy, or that… Read more »