Posts Tagged: parent

A Sincere Thank You To Mothers & Caretakers Everywhere

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  It was Mother’s Day weekend and mine, like all mom’s everywhere, was totally hectic and full of activity and slightly organized chaos. And I loved it.     My firstborn child, my daughter, love of my life, is headed off to college at the end of this summer… so you better believe I am… Read more »

Poor Sleep Equals Weight Gain, Even For Children

Posted by & filed under Healthy Weight, Medical Reports, Positive Parenting.

Continuing my focus of supporting the health of our children during this back-to-schoool month… …today’s article is a reminder about just how crucial it is for children to get good sleep.   Just published in The Journal Of Pediatrics, a new study finds that an earlier bedtime for young children reduces their risk of obesity… Read more »

Good Moods Are Contagious In Teens (And Prevents Depression)

Posted by & filed under Healthy Mindframe, Medical Reports, Positive Parenting.

As I blogged about last week… mood is not just something that colors our day. Our moods actually make a huge difference in our projected lifespan… this is now a medical fact!   On the heels of that study, yet another study was published just last month (August 19, 2015 in the Proc Biol Science) … Read more »

Sneak a peek into the world’s first Earthing children’s book!

Posted by & filed under Earthing™, Healing Artwork, Positive Parenting.

Whew! This is a corner of my crazy office right now… between patient care and painting my children’s book illustrations I’m feeling quite busy, but joyfully so. I’m painting the final pages of my third children’s picture book… this one’s all about how to support your child’s natural healing powers through earthing.   As I… Read more »