With September being National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, and going along with the Healthy Living article, I wanted to help give you and your family some ideas to help make steps towards a solution. One in 3 children in the United States are overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in adults, like type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease. The good news? Childhood obesity can be [...]
Putting your best self forward requires intentional choices (especially for busy moms), even if that means stepping outside your comfort zone and putting yourself first. But you can feel healthy, look great, and live a joyful life, all while juggling a family and a career. The key? Designing a balanced life through purposeful choices that feed your body, mind, and soul. Easier said than done, right? Julie Burton, author of The Self-Care Solution: A Modern Mother’s Must-Have Guide to Health [...]
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, which means it’s time to start thinking about Valentine cards for the kids’ classmates, décor, and other fun projects. What’s more special than something handmade with love and care? If you’re in the mood to make homemade valentines this year, you’ve come to the right spot. Most of these super fun crafts you can find at the Dollar Store. These valentines are guaranteed to make kids smile. They’re creative, playful and cost [...]
Nothing can get your family in the Halloween spirit like carving a pumpkin together. To help ensure your children enjoy a fun and safe pumpkin-carving experience, we’ve put together this list of tips, tools, and general advice.
I am oddly around newborns or friends that are preparing for baby showers as they see their bodies growing. Before you start with that fun barcode scanning gun and having a field day with your registry at a fine retailer – hold on! There are things that you just will not need and others you will scratch your head at.
Tight with money and time, but you still want to send your kids off with a healthy school lunch? Try this method!
Being a busy mom usually means we take care of everyone in the family and forget about ourselves. Let’s remember to replenish our own energy storage occasionally and take the time out of a busy week to enjoy some me time. This is a fun “science” project to do with kids and later you can reap the benefits in peace!
Summer is finally here and that means lots of time spent around pools and other bodies of water. I mean we do live in South Texas y’all… it’s a million degrees! As excited as I am to jump in the pool I am just as nervous about my children being by the water. Even if you have read these tips before it could not hurt to refresh your memory. It could save your child’s life.