Health

The Chaotic Mom’s Guide to Medication Organization

Posted September 2, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Even the least organized among us can get it together when it comes to organizing your child's medications.

The Importance of Taking Family Vacations, and 10 Ways to Get It Done

Posted August 9, 2015 by Fred Lee

Family vacations are an important part of our physical, social, and emotional health, so it is essential to make the time to spend with them relaxing, having fun, and reconnecting.

The “Not a Sandwich” Sandwich and 5 Other Healthy Lunches Kids Will Eat

Posted August 6, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Packing school lunches can be quite the chore. Make it easier on the family with these ideas.

4 Cool Soups for Hot Summer Days

Posted August 4, 2015 by Fred Lee

After a day in the hot summer sun, chilled soups are a great way to cool your family off while enjoying a meal together.

4 Ideal Workouts for Busy Moms

Posted July 26, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

That excuse to not get healthy? Forget it! We've got workouts you'll love and take 30 minutes or less!

5 Times Cystic Fibrosis Has Altered My Parenting Perspective

Posted June 22, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

We all have our ideas of what's the right way to parent a child. But when you're raising a child who has cystic fibrosis, your ideas can swiftly change.

Join Us Today 6/16 at 2 p.m. EST on Twitter for #pschat

Posted June 16, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Join us to talk about manners and you could win a $10 Amazon gift card!

How to Support Your Special Needs Mom Friend

Posted June 13, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Friends come and go - but a lot of them head right out the door when a child is diagnosed with special health needs. Be the one that sticks it out.

8 "New Parent Rules" You Can Break

Posted June 5, 2015 by Fred Lee

Modern parenting is fraught with new information that tells us what is right and wrong. But sometimes things can get out of hand, and like everything in life, sometimes you just have to bend or break the rules.

Embracing My "Dad Bod"

Posted June 3, 2015 by David James

The "Dad Bod" is in. I'm embracing it.

Working Dads: 7 Steps to Make Your Health a Priority

Posted May 31, 2015 by David James

As working dads, we're always busy. But we cannot afford to ignore our health. These tips will help.

10 Ways You're Making Your Child Unhealthy

Posted May 29, 2015 by Fred Lee

Even though parents have the best of intentions, there are certain things that we do that might not be the best thing for our children.

14 Ways to Make Stress Work for You

Posted May 21, 2015 by Fred Lee

Stress can make us miserable and shorten our lives, but in small to moderate doses, it might benefit us in terms of our productivity, intellect, and even our immunity.

How to Prepare Your Child for a Stay in the Hospital

Posted May 18, 2015 by Jessica Velasco

A stay in the hospital is challenging for children of any age. Heck, adults don’t like it any better! And as a parent, it is difficult to see your child in both emotional and physical pain. Here are some things that can make the process more bearable.

10 Foods You Can Grow in Your Kitchen

Posted May 17, 2015 by Fred Lee

Spring is here, and that means finally seeing green grass and new life sprouting up. Here's how to do in your very own kitchen.

6 Things I Want You to Know About Raising a Child with Cystic Fibrosis

Posted May 15, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Parents of children with chronic health conditions like CF are no different than you are - just maybe a bit more tired.

Join Us Today 4/21 at 2pm EST on Twitter for #pschat

Posted April 21, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Join us to talk about free range parenting. You could win an Amazon gift card!

What Parents Need to Know about Accidental Poisoning

Posted April 15, 2015 by Fred Lee

Poisonings happen all the time, and with a greater variety of compounds than most of us realize. Parents should familiarize themselves with the people to contact and the steps to take when a poisoning occurs.

Why I Refuse to Let My Children Cry it Out

Posted April 14, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

One doctor says to sleep train at eight weeks old. I say, no way.

Join Us Today 4/14 at 2 p.m. EST on Twitter for #pschat!

Posted April 14, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Stressed out? Join us to chat about ways to relax and be happy - you could win an Amazon gift card!

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