Health


Potty training is something that I have always dreaded ever since my kids were born. All I had heard from parents was that it was messy and annoying, and I definitely won’t disagree with that, but today I’m going to share how we potty trained both of our oldest kids […]

Potty Training the Slow Way


Healthy eating is essential to a child’s well-being. Children who are overweight are at risk for chronic health problems. The Weight-control Information Network (WIN), a service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), offers guidance to parents and caregivers on how to encourage healthy eating habits […]

Encourage Healthy Eating Habits


Choose drinks that will help keep your child healthy. Many drinks have natural or added sugar. Children who are often given sugary drinks are more likely to have tooth decay (cavities). You might not even know you are giving your child drinks with sugar! Water or milk are the best […]

Choosing Healthy Drinks for Your Young Child





As you know repellents are effective in preventing bites by mosquitoes, ticks, fleas, chiggers, and biting flies, but have virtually no effect on stinging insects such as bees, hornets, and wasps. Here are some helpful tips: Try non-chemical methods: Dress children in clothing with long pants and long sleeves while […]

Eco-Healthy Child Care