In this issue: our follow-up with Martha Sugalski & her triplets; 10 tips for girls headed back to school; advocacy for your child at school; “The Facts of Lice!”; and congratulations to Orlando Pediatric Associates on 75 yrs with a vision for Orlando!
Today I attended my oldest child’s freshman orientation for high school. Honestly, I don’t feel old enough to have a child entering high school. I mean, for heaven’s sake! The smell of the old wooden bleachers was all too familiar as we sat and listened to the guidance counselor go over the policies and procedures. […]
Summer time. Time for fun outside regardless if you are pregnant. In Florida, we are exposed to extreme heat. Just the time spent in the car as it is cooling off can cause some levels of dehydration.
Is snack time stressful for you? Have you run out of ideas for fun, yummy snacks or light lunches? When my kids need something to nibble, I often struggle to come up with …
Exercising while on vacation may sound crazy to you, but taking 20-30 minutes each morning to break a sweat will leave you feeling energized and will also lead to making healthier dining choices (or not feeling as guilty when you splurge).
Teaching children to share is difficult. Find out what Dr. Gordon suggests to teach sharing to your children.
By Mindy Black Licensed esthetician and CEO of Inner Beauty Skin Care 1. Sleeping with makeup on. This may seem like a no-brainer, but so many people skip this step because they get too tired. The trick? Wash your face before you even think about getting into bed. Don’t just opt for a makeup […]
Nothing says summertime like a good ol’ fashioned lemonade stand! This summer, don’t let the hot days get you sticky! Make the best of lemons by throwing a lemonade party for your little one! Whether it’s a birthday party or just a celebration of summer, you’re sure to be the party that everyone remembers!
by Katie Schweitzer What started out to be a quick email to my friends, I discovered my email soon turned into a >FWD >FWD >FWD to friends of friends desperate to find an easy solution to potty training. My instructions are simple. Pick a long weekend where you don’t have plans for 4 days. […]
by Natasha Flores
photography by Lizvette Wreath Photography www.lizvette.com
As moms, we celebrate every milestone in our children’s lives. For Natasha, birthdays are the mega-milestones. With the help of Pinterest and passion for event design, she looks forward every year to daughter Sophia’s next birthday.
By Kristen Scruggs I’m a very active person and I love, enjoy and NEED exercise in my life! I am addicted to running. However, when I was four months pregnant with my daughter, my doctor asked me to stop running. I was devastated. It looked like I had placenta previa, and he wanted to be […]
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The Moms Give Back Guide is excited to highlight Cradle to College! There are several ways you can give back to Orlando families and our community at each sale location!
At a routine prenatal visit, Mariah learned that her unborn baby Lylah had spina bifida. She transferred to a high-risk obstetrician for the remainder of her pregnancy. Even though they knew Lylah’s life would be full of uncertainties, they embraced her challenges with grace and laughter.