Introducing “real” food to your baby can be an exciting – but also nerve-wracking – time for parents. How do you know if your child…
Most of us are familiar with setting New Year’s Resolutions, only to find that we lose momentum and fail to meet our goals. If this sounds familiar, you’re not alone - recent research in the field of psychology shows that only eight percent of people who set resolutions actually follow through with them!
When I see pumpkins and other Thanksgiving decorations at the grocery store, I know that my favorite season is here – fall! I love this time of year – smelling cinnamon in the air, finding all the new varieties of pumpkins, and of course, seeing the leaves with their rich colors of reds, oranges and browns.
As many of us make travel plans for the holidays, I've compiled a few of the tips and tricks I've learned to help make trips with young children a little easier. I've also included some advice for air travel from my good friend and fellow Primrose mom, Leslie. She and her husband are raising two little frequent flyers, so she's a pro!
The bedtime routine in our house is sacred. We have dinner and then my wife takes our youngest, Campbell, upstairs for her bath. Campbell needs at least 11 hours of uninterrupted sleep, which means she needs to be in her crib by 6:30 p.m. Once Campbell is down, I take Bennett for his bath, read him a book, fetch his usual nightcap of warm water and then it’s lights out by 7:30 p.m.
Between all the costumes, festivities, and of course, candy, trick-or-treating is a favorite activity for many families. For parents of children with food allergies, however, it may not be a “treat.” In fact, it can be downright scary.