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Parenting

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Choosing a Pediatrician

Choosing a pediatrician is a no brainer, right? Wrong. While at first thought it may make sense to simply go to the same pediatrician that your friends use, if you want a pediatrician that you’ll really like and feel that you can trust, it’s important to consider these 5 things prior to making your selection.

babies

My Baby has Colic, How Can I Soothe Her?

Colic is a condition that causes pain in your child’s gastrointestinal tract and results in a very fussy baby for up to 3 months and some very exhausted parents.

Health

13 Non Medicinal (nor Traditional) Cold Remedies

By now you know I am a teacher and I am pregnant, or at least you should if you have been paying attention. So, one thing I didn’t realize when I signed up for this job is that there is a scientific formula proving the younger the age group you teach, the more likely you […]

Health

When To Keep Your Child Home From School

  The all familiar cry of "I don't feel good" can send most any working mother into a panic. In addition to concern for your child, you know you only have a limited amount of time to decipher if the illness is real or a dramatic ploy to get out of taking a quiz in […]