Keep your little ones hydrated during the summer heat. The summer temps are upon us and kids want to play outside. Young kids may become so occupied with having fun that they forget to stop for water. Thus, increasing their risk of dehydration in the summer heat. Don’t let your kids or yourself fall victim […]
Author Archive | Darah H.
Learning how to read with Legos Legos come in all shapes and sizes and can be a great tool for hands-on learning. My kids naturally love to be creative and build all sorts of abstract widgets and thinga-ma-bobs with their Legos. Here are some of the ways I try to incorporate learning into their playtime. […]
It’s the first game of the season, the OPENER! The game is in the second inning and my little guy steps up to bat. He just moved up from T-ball to coach pitch (this is a pretty big deal in the journey of little kids becoming big kids – a right to passage – like […]
I am a Mom of 3 very active and healthy little boys, ages 7, 5 and 2. Some days I really feel like I need a support group for Moms with multiple boys! (Picture a group of frazzled Moms who could all go for mani/pedis that take hours……….ahhhhhh!) I have learned to laugh at the […]
True or False? The Use of Sunscreen Reduces Our Vitamin D Levels The temperatures are rising and we are reviewing our arsenal of sunscreens and sun protection. However, our bodies need a little bit of sunshine to make vitamin D. Does the use of sunscreen reduce vitamin D levels? Not necessarily – experts agree that […]
You know that moment when you step onto the airplane with a baby on your hip and/or a toddler in tow… beads of sweat begin to trickle as the other passengers avoid your eye contact and you wonder, ‘Was this really a good idea?’ We all need a little vacation sometimes, but getting from point […]
Calling all Bikers from Age 2 to 200! May is National Bike Month As the weather warms up and the days grow longer our family will use any excuse to get outside. My kids especially LOVE riding their bikes and scooters and really anything that goes fast! (First aid kits in car, garage and kitchen. […]