When Your Child Has Epilepsy

The severity of symptoms in children with epilepsy can range from a brief, unprovoked period of staring to severe, long-lasting convulsions involving the whole body. A diagnosis of epilepsy in children can...

Go! Go! Sports Girls

Imagine browsing the store for toys with your 9-year-old daughter, and she picks up a doll wearing a half shirt, belly ring and eye shadow. “Mommy, is this doll for me to...

How I Really Cope With Twins

I posted last month about what replies I’d like to give to the silly questions about having twins. One question isn’t actually that silly and that’s: how doyou cope with twins. When...

Discounts

Discounts and Freebies for Multiples

Boy, things have changed. Back when I had my twins (in 2006), you could send away for many discounts and freebies for multiples. Between the rising rates of twins, triplets and more...

Safety and Social Media

Sometimes, danger lurks in the most innocent of exchanges. When parents use social media such as Facebook, My Space, LinkedIn, and other mass-exposure venues, it is wise to use caution about what...

Boar’s Head Bold

With summer upon us the last thing I want to do at lunch time, you know that time when the sun is at its peak, is heat up the oven or stove....