If you’re celebrating this holiday season with babies, toddlers, or small children, you’ll want to take extra precautions to keep them safe. You already know to keep household cleaners and medications locked out of reach… Read More »Keep Kids Safe This Holiday: 6 Household Hazards to Avoid
Today, more than 12 million U.S. children are obese. Nationally, one out of every six kids is considered overweight or obese, while nearly one in three Michigan children face the same dilemma. These kids face an increased risk of… Read More »Fight Childhood Obesity with Go, Glow and Grow Foods
It would take a 185-pound person an entire workday of non-stop cross country running to burn off the higher end of the 3500-7000 calories from Halloween candy consumed by the average US child. Holidays aren’t… Read More »Making Halloween Special, Spooky – and Safe!
As technology continues to advance, it has become more and more difficult for parents to unplug their children from the electronic world. With distractions like cell phones, laptops, television and video games, it is easy… Read More »Three Ways to Keep Kids Active Into Their Teens
If your kids are returning to school this season, packing lunches is a smart move. It’s good for your budget and it gives you more control over how nutritious the food is. However, there are… Read More »Making Sure Back-to-School Lunches Keep Their Cool
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