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Spotlight On Westchester: Larchmont

If you are planning on spending some time in lower Westchester, a great little village to explore is Larchmont.  Ok, so technically it is a part of the town of Mamaroneck, but it really has it’s own identity.  The main “town” is charming and studded with unique shops and eateries.  There are plenty of opportunities […]

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For the Love of Chocolate

For the Love of Chocolate

There’s nothing quite like the high of love. Blissful, comforting, and satisfying, love makes us feel good. But did you know that chocolate can yield us some of the same effects? I’m sure this comes as no surprise for all you chocolate lovers out there. Why else does it lure you in for repeated encounters? […]

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Lazy Mama Manual: Baby Led Weaning

Confession time – lots of my practical parenting decisions are driven primarily by a need to simplify my life as much as possible.  I feel no need to martyr myself to motherhood.  Breastfeeding? Easier than making bottles.  Babywearing? Faster and less annoying than pushing a stroller. So when my son started to become interested in […]

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the art of feeding children

The Art of Feeding Children

Feeding children is an art. Each child is different, and we need to approach food mindfully and peacefully. Parents and caregivers must remind themselves to stay mindful and peaceful, sometimes on a daily basis, and not to be too quick to label their children. Many parents and caregivers label their children as “picky eaters” – my […]

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strategies to keep holidays safe, happy, and healthy

Strategies to Keep Holidays Healthy, Safe, & Happy

The main goal for the holidays is to enjoy friends, family and all the wonderful foods of the holiday season. It is possible to enjoy the holidays and stay safe, happy, and healthy. On average, an American can gain approximately 1-2 pounds during the holiday season. While this weight gain is not dramatic, research shows that this […]

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