11 Must-Download Apps for Families

June 28, 2019

Family life today seems busier than ever. Everyone has somewhere different to be all the time and so many things need to get done. There are so many things to keep up with. And while technology can seem like a nuisance sometimes, it can also help make things a bit easier. We’ve found 11 apps...

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Summer Bucket List for Families in Holly Springs, NC

June 14, 2019

Whether you are a stay-at-home parent, work outside of the home, or work from home, the challenge is the same. How do you fill the long summer days while the kids are out of school? The answer: create a summer bucket list. Jot down everything and anything you hope to do in the season ahead....

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First-Aid Kit Essentials That Every Family Should Have

May 29, 2019

When it comes to your family’s health, there are certain pieces of a first-aid kit that are essential to have for any and all family outings, regardless of your medical skills and capabilities. Having adequate supplies is not at all to say you should take it upon yourself to provide comprehensive medical care for your...

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Water Safety and Kids

May 15, 2019

With the summer months approaching, families are spending more time outside including both near and in water. For many parents, this exciting time can cause an added deal of stress considering that after birth defects drowning is the number one cause of death for children ages 1-4. Keep in mind, this risk of drowning is...

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Car Seat Safety: Common Mistakes to Avoid

April 29, 2019

Car crashes remain a leading cause of death for children and in over the last 10 years, four children under 14 and younger died each day. As researchers learn and the technology used in cars evolve, recommendations for how to best keep children safe in the car are frequently updated. While this is great, it...

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Is Your Child a Picky Eater? Try These Tips

April 22, 2019

Whether you fed your baby purees or are a proponent of the baby-led weaning method, your child will likely go through a picky phase when it comes to eating food. In some cases, that may mean refusing to eat anything other than chicken nuggets. In others, your toddler may rather play than eat anything at...

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8 Most Common Food Allergies in Children

March 27, 2019

An estimated 5.6 million children under the age of 18  have food allergies. To put that number in context, that’s about one in 13 children or roughly two in every classroom. While you may think that food allergies only appear more prominent due to the spread of information on the internet and social media, the...

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6 Tips for Raising Kids in the Digital Age

March 20, 2019

As parents, you often hear about the dangers of too much screen time or overuse of digital devices in children. But at every turn, there seems to be some type of digital device. From the cell phone in your hand, the television in an office lobby, the GPS in your car, and maybe even a...

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Common Signs of Anxiety in Children

February 21, 2019

Anxiety is a natural part of life that can affect both children and adults. It’s not uncommon for young children to be afraid of the dark, or be worried about making friends or starting a new school. However, sometimes, normal childhood anxiety can develop into a more serious anxiety disorder. As a parent, here’s what...

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5 Healthy Habits for the Whole Family

January 30, 2019

The new year means a fresh start, but there’s nothing magical about January 1. Any day of the year is a great opportunity to set goals and implement healthy lifestyle habits. Resolutions aren’t just for you personally. Consider sitting down as a family, or if your children are too young set aside time with your...

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