Category Archives: kids

Benefits of Raising Your Child with a Pet

Raising Caring and Responsible Kids: Benefits of Growing Up with Pets

This week we celebrated my dog’s fifth birthday. I can’t even begin to explain what a wonderful addition Gracie has been to our family. When we were told we had less than a 1% chance of having a child of our own, we decided to adopt a fur baby. Two weeks later, we were pregnant. […]

5 Perfect Ideas for Your Toddler’s Easter Basket

Hippity Hoppity, Easter is on its way! This holiday is so much fun for toddlers. What is not to love about staining your fingers with egg dye and seeing fluffy bunnies everywhere you look? My toddler does not yet fully understand the holiday and what it represents, but she sure does love all of the […]

Preventing and Treating the Flu

How to Prevent and Treat the Stomach Flu in Your Child

The stomach flu. When your child contracts this nasty bug, it is a nightmare as a parent. The last thing you ever want to see is your child experiencing any pain or discomfort. Unfortunately, the stomach flu brings pain and discomfort in spades. Not to mention, it is highly contagious, so once one family member […]