|Momtrepreneurs: Have Kids, Do Business!||
It's 7 o'clock in the morning. My 3-year-old daughter is running around the house in her pajamas demanding breakfast; the dog wants his food too. I've been at the computer since 6 a.m., after my quick rest at 2:30 turned into a three-and-a-half hour nap. The proofs of the first issue of Parent:...
|A Nutty Question||
This year at my child's preschool, there are several children with severe nut allergies. It seems like more and more kids have these allergies. How come-and is there anything parents can do to protect their kids from developing one?
Another great question and one I get all the time from...
|Stressed is Desserts Spelled Backwards||
Ah, the holiday season is here, and we are all so full of cheer. Yeah, right. For many of us, the holidays don't always show up in nice, neatly wrapped packages. High expectations (often self-imposed) for gourmet meals and those "just perfect" gifts are stressful and anxiety provoking. Here are...
|The Case for Buying Local||
My personal epiphany happened before I had kids. I was living in Arkansas at the time, and was standing desperate in a national chain toy store looking for a puppet for my nephew. I'd already been to my only other choice, also a national chain store, and had struck out.
I scoured the...