babies, child health, children, safety

Maclaren Issues Statement About Recall

I'm sure many of you heard about the Maclaren recall that was initiated last week due to unsafe hinges that amputated the tips of children's fingers both in the US and in the UK. As a result, Maclaren recalled all of their umbrella strollers from 1999-2009. Last Friday they issued a statement to consumers. Although… Continue reading Maclaren Issues Statement About Recall

books, reading, reviews

Review: How to Be an Everyday Philanthropist

How to Be an Everyday Philanthropist: 289 No-Cost Ways to Live a Generous Life by Nicole Boles My rating: 5 of 5 stars It is the annual season of giving and there is no shortage of requests for donations to charitable causes both in our local areas and nationwide. While someone, somewhere is in dire… Continue reading Review: How to Be an Everyday Philanthropist

child health, children, Disney, health

HINT Water Partners With Disney

Undoubtedly you have heard about the new Disney movie, The Princess and the Frog, that will be coming out next month. Everyone is extremely excited about Disney's first African-American princess and want to support the milestone. HINT, a delicious fruit flavored water that doesn't have any sugar or artificial sugar, has created a branded bottle… Continue reading HINT Water Partners With Disney

child health, children, education, schools

Nearly Two-Thirds of Children Have Been Bullied in Past Month, Resources Included to Help Your Child

When I was in school I used to be bullied and picked on. I don't think any of us haven't been there. I used to hate it! It certainly didn't make school any easier. Thankfully I was a bookworm who cared only about my studies, but still to this day I think about how being… Continue reading Nearly Two-Thirds of Children Have Been Bullied in Past Month, Resources Included to Help Your Child

fashion, women

If the New Kristin Tote from Coach is Good Enough for Halle, It’s Good Enough for Me

Some people love everything Apple. They’re affectionately known as “Macheads”. Some people will drive their Volvos until the wheels fall off. And some women would, without batting an eye, be happily buried in their Pradas. It’s true. So, what do I love this much? Many things. But I absolutely adore Coach handbags. Love them! Every… Continue reading If the New Kristin Tote from Coach is Good Enough for Halle, It’s Good Enough for Me

babies, children, health, women, women's health

Fight for Preemies and Diabetics

While November 1st marked the very first day of the holiday season, there are two issues that are also being honed in upon this month: diabetes and premature birth. November is American Diabetes Month. I'm sure you probably have someone close to you who is suffering from diabetes. It is such a horrible disease, but… Continue reading Fight for Preemies and Diabetics