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A 20 Second Hug

We are only a few weeks into back to school and I’m already overwhelmed. Work is piling up, my house is a mess, the laundry is overflowing, and my kids’ after school activities and sports have completely taken over the calendar. I feel like I’m barely keeping my head above water, but I’m sure if […]

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Have Big Kids and Looking for Activities? Visit the Palisades Center Mall

When my children were younger I was on many “lists” to receive emails about local happenings, which were quite helpful in finding activities to keep our family busy. As my kids have reached the tween and teen ages, it has become a little more challenging to find “Things To Do.” They are too old for most […]

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Get Sleeping!

Getting enough sleep is just as important as healthy eating and exercise. Sleep is an incredibly important part of a keeping healthy and performing well in school. Lack of sleep has been connected to greater risk of obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and depression, hyperactivity, irritability and impulsivity problems with skills (i.e. attention, concentration, memory, problem-solving […]

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Picky Eater, Picky Parents

Frustrated with your kid for not eating any vegetables? Stressed out that your kid is not having a well balanced diet? Well, don’t look too far for the culprit and take a good hard look at yourself! There are lots of articles written about how to get your kids to eat healthier and to have […]

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A Marvelous Milestone: Ideas for 1st Birthday Parties in Westchester

This spring we celebrated my baby girl’s first birthday. It was a lovely occasion, filled with family, friends, and fun. However, there are some things that make this milestone birthday a bit harder to plan than the others.   For one, a baby’s first birthday party tends to have a longer guest list than subsequent celebrations. […]

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