Small Dose #15 – Family Time is PRICELESS!! Happy Thanksgiving!!

Time spent together is one of the most valuable lessons you can teach your children! Children want nothing more than to be with their family and to be accepted! Family time increases self esteem, and makes for happy kids! No Doubt about it!! Here’s hoping that this Thanksgiving is a good one for you and … More Small Dose #15 – Family Time is PRICELESS!! Happy Thanksgiving!!

Small Dose #13 – Getting the “Wild Things” back to a Sleep Routine

HI! I wanted to write a short post to help you get those kiddos back into a bedtime routine before school starts. If you are anything like us, your kids have had a liberal or non-existant sleep schedule during summer. That is one of the fun things about summer when you are a kid!! I … More Small Dose #13 – Getting the “Wild Things” back to a Sleep Routine

Small Dose #9 – Two Important tips that can help Allergy Sufferers

There are many things that you can do to help with your allergy symptoms. Here are 2 simple things you should do everyday that can make a HUGE difference… 1. Keep the windows closed!! Whatever is outside drifts in when you put the windows up in your home and the windows down in your car. … More Small Dose #9 – Two Important tips that can help Allergy Sufferers

Small Dose #8 – April Fool’s from Our “Out of the Box” Thinker!

(There was a picture here with about 15 toilet paper rolls inside my husbands pillowcase that said, “You just got pranked…”, I guess it was “inappropriate” because it has disappeared from my post) 😦 After tonight’s post about ADHD and how creative these “out of the box” thinker’s can be, I knew I needed to … More Small Dose #8 – April Fool’s from Our “Out of the Box” Thinker!

Small Dose #7 – A little TLC goes a long way!

When your child is sick, the most important thing you can do is be there!! Last night when Drew Elizabeth was vomiting, even though I am a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, I couldn’t do anything…..except BE THERE & LOVE HER! Just being there beside her between the bouts of vomiting made all the difference in the … More Small Dose #7 – A little TLC goes a long way!