Archive for August, 2015

Quick & Healthy back-to-school Breakfasts

Quick & Healthy back-to-school Breakfasts

As we all jump back into the busy school morning routine, here are a few of my favorite quick and healthy breakfast options. These are easily adjustable for extra variety, and will keep your morning schedule intact, too!

Gift Basket 4teacher! (aka brown-nosing a little)

Gift Basket 4teacher! (aka brown-nosing a little)

by Heather Murphy Surprise your child’s teacher with a back-to-school kit! Create a simple, budget-friendly basket with items you can find at your local big-box retailer such as Target, Walmart, a dollar store, or even grocery store. You can fill your basket with personal care items, classroom items, or items you think the teacher would […]

Mom, you’re their advocate!

Mom, you’re their advocate!

Sending your child off to school can be scary. Sending a child with food allergies and restrictions off to school is downright terrifying. Nevertheless, a few simple steps can give you the confidence needed to start designing a plan for keeping your little one safe.

The Facts of Lice

The Facts of Lice

Find out what Dr. Gregory Gordon suggests as the essential method for getting rid of lice.

Back to School 2015

Back to School 2015

Featuring quick and healthy back-to-school breakfast options, advice on surviving your child’s “transition years” and “drama years”, crazy-morning skincare tips, and even some great ideas to help you assemble a gift basket for that special teacher.

School Choices – Public, Private or Homeschool?

School Choices – Public, Private or Homeschool?

With so many educational opportunities and choices, it can be challenging to decide which type fits best with our family’s priorities and with each child’s personality and needs (article featuring photos of Josie Nejame and two daughters).

Back-to-School Lunch + Creativity = BENTO BOXES!

Back-to-School Lunch + Creativity = BENTO BOXES!

School lunches have become as boring for me to make as they are for my kids to eat. My new school year resolution is to make my children’s lunches more exciting, enjoyable …

Back-to-fitness!

Back-to-fitness!

The alarm clock is ringing and it’s back-to-school time! Schedules quickly become crammed with homework, soccer practice, PTO meetings and dance class. How could you possibly think about fitting a workout into your schedule? Here are some great ideas to ward off the “I-do-not-have-time” thought process and take control once more!