Introducing Mom Voyáge–A New Internationally Inspired Blog from Urbini

        I participated in a Blog Blast on behalf of Mom Central for Urbini. I received information from Urbini to facilitate my post as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. All opinions are my own.       I absolutely love reading about experiences from moms in different nations other than my own. I find it fascinating. I’ve been obsessed with foreign cultures and languages since I…

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Parents Magazine–September 2014 Sneak Peak–Get Set for School

            INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER 2014 ISSUE OF PARENTS Ready, Set, School!   “Raise an Eager Reader, Easy Lunches Kids Will Actually Eat, How to Thrive in a Food Allergy World, The Coolest Back-to-School Gear, Yoga for Youngsters, Getting Grandparents Involved…and more!   It’s time to hop on the back-to-school bus. Parents magazine has everything you and your little ones need to head into the new year with their best foot…

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Poison Control Warns Fireworks Are Poisonous – Keep Children and Pets Safe on July 4th

            Image copyright: frankljunior     California Poison Control System (CPCS) warns parents to keep fireworks away from children and pets who may eat them because they are often small and come in colorful packages. While the majority of fireworks exposures are not poisonous, chemically, fireworks consist of potentially toxic potassium nitrate or perchlorate, sulfur or chlorine, carbon, starch and metals (that produce the colorful results).      “While traumatic injuries…

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NOW CASTING FIRST TIME EXPECTANT PARENTS!

            Becoming a first time parent is exciting, unforgettable and…just a little bit scary!  Your baby’s first year will be filled with triumphs, milestones and tears as you jump on the roller coaster ride called parenthood.  Magilla Entertainment and a major cable network are now casting a new documentary series that will tell the story of parenting, told by the parents themselves as they navigate diapers, 4 AM feedings and…

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Know An Outstanding Young Volunteer 6-18? Nominate Them For The Kohl’s Cares Scholarship Program

          The Kohl’s Department Stores Kohl’s Cares® Scholarship Program will award nearly $400,000 in scholarships and prizes this year to more than 2,300 young volunteers who have made a positive impact in their communities. Nominations for kids ages six to 18 will be accepted January 31 – March 14 at kohlskids.com. Kohl’s is encouraging parents, teachers, neighbors and friends to nominate outstanding youth, in celebration of their time, energy and passion…

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SMFM Physicians Urge Caution when Interpreting Recent Study on Tylenol and Childhood ADHD

          WASHINGTON, March 3, 2014—In response to a recent study of Tylenol exposure during pregnancy and childhood ADHD, high-risk pregnancy experts are urging caution when interpreting results.   “These results are interesting, but it’s premature to change the advice we give to patients,” said Dr. Vincenzo Berghella, president of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine.   In the recent study of acetaminophen and childhood development, the authors found higher rates of ADHD-like…

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Kardashian Kids Launching Exclusively at Babies“R”Us®

                HIGHLY ANTICIPATED KARDASHIAN KIDS LINE TO LAUNCH EXCLUSIVELY AT BABIES“R”US®   Kourtney, Kim and Khloéé Kardashian Unveil Their First-Ever Collection for Baby Girls   Kourtney, Kim and Khloéé Kardashian, in collaboration with Jupi Corp, will soon debut designs for girls up to 24 months at Babies“R”Us, the nation’s leading juvenile products retailer.  The Kardashian Kids collection features much adored motifs including butterflies, shimmering stars and a uniquely sweet…

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Happify Infographic -The Science Behind a Happy Relationship

          Happify is probably one of the best sites you don’t know about! I’m a founding pioneer. I was invited to join quite some time ago. I can’t even begin to tell you all the ways the site has helped me.  I was going through some really tough times when I first joined but after being a member for a while my attitude really started to change for the better.  …

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The Good Wife: Explosive Episode Airing this Sunday! #Sponsored

              I don’t know about you, but one of my favorite things to do every Sunday night is curl up on the couch and dive into “The Good Wife” on CBS. From infidelity, to scandal, to politics to those intense courtroom scenes, the tension has been mounting this season as Alicia plots to leave Lockhart Gardner to start a new firm with her former colleagues. In this weekend’s explosive…

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