September 2010

Vegetarian Parenting – Is it Possible?

September 28, 2010

I met my husband in college. Back then we had both already converted to some form of veggie lifestyle. I was a vegetarian for environmental reasons (didn’t want the rain forest being mowed down to make pasture, etc.) and he was vegan for ethical reasons (he didn’t think it was okay to hurt animals). When […]

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How to Bully-Proof Your Kids

September 28, 2010

Your child does not have to put up with a bully, or even be the target of a bully. The following is a list of things you can do to make your child bully proof. 1. Enroll your child in a karate, self defense, or some other course that will help them learn some moves […]

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Ten Important Safety Tips When Teaching Basic Swimming Techniques

September 27, 2010

Now that summer is over, and school is back in session, most parents will not give much more thought to the topic of children and swimming. But this may be the very time of the year to begin to plan how they will be teaching their child a skill/sport that will benefit that child for […]

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Prevent Bullying at Your Kid’s School

September 27, 2010

No parent wants to see their child being bullied at school. However, many parents do not realize there is something they can do about it. Just because you are not at the school with your child, doesn’t mean you can’t prepare them and make them less of a target for bullies. If you want to […]

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Kids Learning to Write Need an Ergonomic Pen

September 26, 2010

It takes years of practice to learn how to write, and what you may not realize is that part of this practice involves more than just the repetition of drawing the letters and numbers. It involves making sure the muscles are properly developed to support the repetitive practice. Because all of you parents want your […]

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Ways to Make Life Easier for the New Mom

September 26, 2010

Being a new mom is exciting and overwhelming. When you come home from the hospital, you are so happy to have this adorable baby, but you are also recovering from giving birth, and facing the challenge of sleep deprivation. The following are ten tips to help make life a little easier for you. 1. Shop […]

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