Kids May Be Healthier: Are We Doing Something Right?

There are indications that childhood obesity is on the decline. Maybe our kids are finally getting healthier. Or are they? According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) “Childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and tripled in adolescents in the past 30 years.” However, the journal Pediatrics recently reported a small but significant … Continue reading Kids May Be Healthier: Are We Doing Something Right?

Give Your Child a Great Start With a New-Look Bedroom

A new school year can both frighten and thrill children.  Help them cope with changes out of their control by involving them in a change they can control: decorating their bedroom. Treat your child's room with as much care as you gave their nursery.  And now that they've left the crib, let them help decide … Continue reading Give Your Child a Great Start With a New-Look Bedroom

Helping Your Children Transition through Your Move

A move affects children and adults differently.  The average family lives in a house for about five years before buying up as their income allows.  Although that may be a short period of time for an adult, five years is a very long time for a child who has grown accustomed to their life in … Continue reading Helping Your Children Transition through Your Move