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Power Up Your Diet

January 30th, 2019 | By: Nancy Ripton
Nine superfoods every mom should include in her diet.
Power Up Your Diet

It can be tiring being a mom. That’s why it’s essential to make sure that the foods we eat pack the biggest nutritional punch possible. Eating right just makes you feel better and gives you a natural energy boost. Here’s a look at nine of the biggest nutritional heavy eaters and why you should include them in your family’s diet.

Is Your First Born Jealous?

December 28th, 2018 | By: Elizabeth Pantley
How to help your child embrace baby number two
Is Your First Born Jealous?

Before your new baby arrived, your toddler was told he'd have a wonderful little brother to play with and how much fun it would be. Then the little brother was born and your toddler started thinking, "This squirming, red-faced baby that takes up all your time and attention is supposed to be fun?" Here are five ways to help him make the transition from only child to eldest:

Surprising Holiday Hazards

December 5th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
Are poinsettias poisonous? Is your Christmas tree safe? Learn how to keep your child safe this holiday season.
Surprising Holiday Hazards

As parents, we don't want to make like the Grinch and steal all the Christmas cheer, but we don't want our children to get hurt during the holidays either. Unfortunately, holiday hazards can creep up where you least expect them. Here are four surprising holiday health hazards and how to protect your children from them:

Six Secrets to Halloween Happiness

October 11th, 2018 | By: Sydney Loney
From the best costumes to the savviest street smarts, here's how to make sure this Halloween is fun (and safe) for everyone
Six Secrets to Halloween Happiness

Halloween should be scary, but it should be good scary. Here are six ways to keep everyone safe and having fun this Halloween.

Breastfeeding 101: How to get the perfect latch

September 18th, 2018 | By: Nancy Ripton
Getting the right latch is the key to having a positive breastfeeding experience. Here's how to make sure your baby's latch is perfect.
Breastfeeding 101: How to get the perfect latch

Breastfeeding may be natural, but that doesn't mean it's always easy. One of the biggest complaints from new moms is nipple pain. "If your nipples hurt, it's usually because of a poor breastfeeding latch," says Dr. Jack Newman, head of the Newman Breastfeeding Clinic in Toronto. Getting the right latch from the beginning is important for two reasons: it ensures your baby is getting sufficient milk and it prevents nipple pain. Here's how to get the right latch to increase your odds of breastfeeding success.