Toddler Tricks: Surviving the Terrible 2′s (and 3′s)

Even if someone warned you about the "terrible two's" or "terrible three's", nothing can prepare you for the non-stop battle of wills quite like spending… [more]

Toddler Tricks: Surviving the Terrible 2′s (and 3′s) Toddler Tricks: Surviving the Terrible 2's (and 3's)

Growing Pains: Nothing to Worry About?

So it’s bedtime and your 3rd grader starts complaining of leg pain. She’d been happily running, playing, dancing in ballet class and all around the… [more]

Growing Pains: Nothing to Worry About? Growing Pains: Nothing to Worry About?

I Used to Be Your Baby

September 15, 2012

Ahhhh! How wonderful it is to sniff your baby’s head and watch that innocent and wonderful human being smile back at you. One look into your baby’s eyes and you feel blissful. Remember how you used to look at your spouse that way? Remember how he or she used to be your baby? The center [...]

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Should You Trust the School’s Evaluation of Your Child?

September 4, 2012

Recently I visited my doctor due to a sore hip. She examined me, asked me why I chose to discover kickboxing at this stage in my life and, in the end, she recommended I receive physical therapy. My insurance company paid for the sessions and eventually I felt better. Seemed like a pretty smooth process. [...]

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Separation Anxiety and the First Day of School

August 28, 2012

The day your little one goes off to his first day of preschool or day care is going to be an emotional one…for both of you. He or she is likely to experience a mix of curiosity, excitement and, most likely, a natural sense of worry over the idea of being separated from you. It’s [...]

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Walking to School: Not Just an Ancient Tradition

August 27, 2012

Did you walk or bike to school when you were a kid? If you did, I bet those are some of your most cherished memories. Sure, we live in a very different world today, but you can still help your kids have that same memorable experience…and boost their health and fitness along the way! With [...]

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