Posts Tagged: parenting

All The Health Benefits Of Nature, But In An Urban Setting? Yep, Here’s How

Posted by & filed under Grounding, Medical Reports, Organic Lifestyle, Positive Parenting.

      I’m so excited to tell you about an amazing medical study today that is super relevant to my favorite holistic healing modality of all time — grounding. This fabulous study suggests that adding even a very small greenspace to an urban setting boosts immune function in a measurable and meaningful way. Published… Read more »

Affection From Your Mom When You Were A Baby May Buffer Your Stress As An Adult

Posted by & filed under Female Health, Positive Parenting.

        In honor of Mother’s Day this weekend, I want to share with you one of my all time favorite medical studies.  It shows how a little TLC from your mom may actually help protect your health, well into adulthood. Published in 2005 in Dialoges in Clinical Neuroscience, researchers found that the… Read more »

Here’s Why I Left Conventional Medicine (I Spill It All In This Interview)

Posted by & filed under Grounding, Positive Parenting.

      Today I’m sharing an interview with you that I recently had with Kids Who Explore.  started by an amazing mama Adrianna Skori who resides in Alberta, Canada.  She created Kids Who Explore as a fabulous resource for parents all over the world who want to incorporate nature into their child’s life. I highly… Read more »

A Sincere Thank You To Mothers & Caretakers Everywhere

Posted by & filed under Positive Parenting.

  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 »

5 Ways To Decrease Risk Of Autism, ADHD and More, Before Your Child Is Even Born

Posted by & filed under Medical Reports, Organic Lifestyle, Positive Parenting.

Today I want to share with you some quick and easy recommendations to protect the health of your children, based directly off of the exciting new medical research that’s being conducted right now on Autism and ADHD. 5 Holistic Ways To Decrease Your Baby’s Risk Of Neurodevelopmental Disorders:   1. Take Vit D:   In a… Read more »

Childhood Trauma Increases Risk Of Self Harm. Here’s Help.

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

  Children who are maltreated in any way — physically, sexually or emotionally — are more likely to inflict self injury to their body later in life.   And it’s important to note, if your child has suffered any of these types of traumas — even if they are not depressed or suicidal — this… 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 »