Is Organic Food Over Rated

There it was, plodding across the CNN news crawl, seven words, one million implications: “Organic food no healthier than regular food.” The item referenced a study released in late July by the Food Standards Agency (FSA), an independent government bureau in the UK. After analyzing 50 yea

Kids and Germs

In these germ-phobic times, it’s easy to feel guilty for skipping the kids’ bath on a hectic evening or handing your baby’s paci back straight from the floor without rinsing it. The dirty truth: It’s nearly impossible to keep your kids perfectly clean all the time. Luckily, y

Separation Anxiety

children thrive on connection with their parents. Their need for a sense of connection is strong and constant through childhood. It is this sense of safety and connection that allows children to learn at a great rate, to experiment and play so fully, to enjoy themselves and others without reservatio

Raising Food Smart Children

Creating an environment where your kids can make healthy nutritional choices is one of the most important steps you can take to ensure the health of your child. By fostering a supportive environment, you and your family can develop a positive relationship with healthy food. You can lead them by your

Keeping Our Children Healthy

A delicious mud pie, a good-luck rock, or a friendly frog are the types of goodies kids love to bring home. But these adorable gifts can also bring millions of germs with them. Kids don’t always listen when you tell them to wash their hands before eating, after using the bathroom, or when th