• Teething Tips for Babies

    Teething in Babies Your baby’s first tooth is a big event! That sweet little gummy smile that you’ve come to love is about to change into an adorable toothy grin.  While some babies don’t seem to notice teeth coming in, other babies are bothered quite a bit with each erupting tooth.  As a parent, you may be questioning if various symptoms are related to your baby cutting teeth.  Below read about the various signs and…

  • Head Lice: How to Treat & Prevent Head Lice Naturally

    How to Treat Head Lice Naturally and Prevent Head Lice Naturally What is head lice?  Head lice are tiny little bugs that live on people’s heads. They are considered parasites, as they feed on human blood to live.  What do head lice look like?  An adult louse is about the size of a strawberry seed or sesame seed. They are grey in color. The female louse produces a sticky substance and lays their eggs, called…

  • Bedtime Routine for Kids

    How to get your kids to go to sleep at night.  Bedtime. For some parents bedtime seems to go smoothly. However, for many parents, it can be a daily struggle. Many parents wonder, how can I get my child to go to sleep at night and stay in their bed?  Why should children follow a bedtime routine? Children generally do well when they have a routine to follow. Therefore, one of the keys to getting…

  • Hand washing for Kids: Making it Fun and Easy

    Washing your hands is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of germs. Which means you are less likely to get sick! Hand washing for children is a lesson that they need to be taught. They are never too young to start learning how to wash their hands. I’m sure your house is a little bit like my house in terms of kids bringing an illness home from school. First, one child gets…

  • Fever in Children and How to Treat it Naturally

    The majority of children will develop a fever at some point during their childhood. This post will discuss various causes of fever in children and types of fevers in children. Additional topics covered include, when a fever should cause concern, when to treat a fever, and natural ways to reduce a fever.  Definition of Fever in Kids A fever is any rise in normal body temperature. Normal body temperature is typically 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit. However, …