Posts Categorized: Health and Safety

Do You Really Need Health Insurance?

Do You Really Need Health Insurance? It’s an interesting question.  One that, just a few years ago, wasn’t really even up for debate.  It used to be considered “crazy” not to have insurance for yourself or your family.  But as the economy has struggled lately this question is resurfacing in more and more homes.  The… Read more »

Video Games For Physical Fitness?

The American Association of Pediatrics (AAP) recently covered the topic of children using “active” video games to provide them with physical activity.  A study called “Impact of an Active Video Game on Healthy Children’s Physical Activity” was conducted to see if certain video games that require body movements could effectively provide the necessary physical activity… Read more »

Insomnia for kids?

Insomnia for kids? You wouldn’t think Insomnia is something that affects children but it does.  And a lack of sleep for children can lead to a whole host of issues for the entire family. There are other groups of people that are more prone to be affected by Insomnia than children of course.  A Canadian… Read more »

Making Sure Your Home Is Baby Safe

Receiving the wonderful news that you are going to have a baby is a joyous occasion. Now it is time to think about safety in your home. If your baby is already here, it is never too late to start. Even if your baby is just a few weeks, or months. You will be surprised… Read more »

8 Healthy Tips For Picky Eaters

Use Shapes – Sometimes a good presentation is all it takes. Try cutting sandwiches into fun shapes with cookie cutters. There is a large variety of cookie cutters that you can really get creative with. For example, I have used letter cookie cutters to spell fun things, or holiday cutters during the different seasons. Put… Read more »