Thanksgiving is just over a week away and many families are already putting up their Christmas decorations! The holidays are an exciting time of year for kids, and to help ensure they have a safe holiday season, here are some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics … [Read more...] about Holiday Safety Tips
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Halloween is an exciting time of year for kids, and to help ensure they have a safe holiday, here are some tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). All Dressed UpPlan costumes that are bright and reflective. Make sure that shoes fit well and that costumes are short … [Read more...] about Halloween Safety Tips
I can honestly say that my little boy, Jack, has been an easy baby so far. He may be busy all the time and in constant motion, but he is fairly laidback when it comes to changes in routine and environment. He made the move to baby food without any complaint. He gave up his … [Read more...] about From Bottle to Cup
In the June 2009 issue of ParentLife, Jennifer Holt's article "A Quirky Kid" encourages parents to maintain a balanced perspective about their children's quirky behaviors. Are you concerned that your child's quirks may mean something more? If so, talk to your … [Read more...] about Is Your Child Quirky?
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) invites children to enter a national art contest with a chance to win a trip to Washington, DC. The contest is open to boys and girls in three groups, grades 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12, and the theme is "Protecting Children from Tobacco … [Read more...] about Art Contest for Kids