Children

Top 5 Back to School Pinterest Boards

I will fully admit I am not the creative room mom everyone envies!  I am likely to get store bought treats So as you probably do I turned to Pinterest to get ideas for back to school wellness, meals , and crafts. Here are my top five! School Lunches Catherine McCord at weelicious.com has some… Read More Top 5 Back to School Pinterest Boards

Children, Health

Back to school – Vaccines

Updated 8/29/016 I know that many people have their own opinions on vaccines.  As a healthcare provider, I follow discussion on vaccine safety carefully and scientifically. For my family, I choose to follow the CDC guidelines for vaccines. I would encourage others to do so as well. Here are the ones I suggest all children… Read More Back to school – Vaccines

Children, Emotions

Lessons Learned from Volunteering this Weekend

This weekend I had the pleasure of volunteering at King Lincoln Park Day in Newport News, VA. It was a great day for a festival and being on the water we had relief from the heat due to a steady sea breeze.  We brought my three year old along as well hoping he would start… Read More Lessons Learned from Volunteering this Weekend

Children, Emotions

Lessons from a three year old

My son turned three this week.  Everyone says time goes so fast with a little one and before you know it they are grown.  I’m not sure I agree totally.   There are days and weeks that went by so slowly while he struggled as an infant with lactose and soy inteloerance, his second year… Read More Lessons from a three year old

Children

Guest Post – Don’t Judge Others

This was posted on a local Facebook group and is filled with so much truth I asked to post here!  Please think before you judge! By Chelsea Furlong One more post for today— Sooo THIS happened yesterday! If I had a blog, I’d totally use this. I’m sure some of you can completely understand how… Read More Guest Post – Don’t Judge Others