I grew up in a picturesque suburb of New York City. By all outside appearances, I had it together: confident, carefree, and a natural leader. I went to college, built a high profile career in the media industry, got married, and had children. Then I had a daughter. The second I heard “it’s a girl,” I knew that I had to build a better me because of her. I realized then that … [Read more...] about 8 Tips For Raising Girls with Confidence
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The following is a guest post by Stephanie Manes, LCSW Most parents I know (myself included) get a little queasy when the topic of morals comes up. We think of all the awful things that have happened in the name of morality and frankly aren’t sure what it can or should mean anymore, or what role it should play in the things we teach our kids. The problem is that we are … [Read more...] about Teaching Good Morals To Your Kids
I read an article in the New York Times last week that completely freaked me out; it was about new parents who are taking non-toxicity to the extreme by purging their households of anything with dangerous chemicals in it. And I’m not just talking about plastic containers and cleaning products. I’m talking about wall stickers, fire-retardant pajamas, mattresses, … [Read more...] about The Extreme Detox Challenge
There are some boys who come out of the womb wearing a sports jersey and holding a beer mug. These boys love sports - watching them, playing them, talking about them, thinking about them. By the time they’re five or six, they wake up at the crack of dawn on game day, get themselves dressed in their uniforms, and stand by the foot of their parents’ bed asking if it’s … [Read more...] about The End of the Pokemon Phase!
Around 161,000 LG Electric Ranges have been recalled due to burn and fire hazards, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Why the product is being recalled: Burners on the electric ranges can fail to turn off after being switched off and the temperature setting can increase unexpectedly during use, posing burn and fire hazards to consumers. So … [Read more...] about LG Electronics Recalls Electric Ranges