“I Want To Get In Shape, Mom”

“I Want To Get In Shape, Mom”

What does that mean coming from your 10- or 11-year-old? There’s sensitivity around creating consciousness about body image at such a young age, and when your child tells you they want to get in shape, it can leave you with questions. Are they self-conscious? Did...
Pumpkin Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

Pumpkin Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

Pumpkin Cauliflower Mac and Cheese This recipe combines and old favorite with some new twists. Plus, it’s a great way to get kids to eat their veggies! The pumpkin blends right into the cheese, making it extra creamy and bringing a slight sweetness to dish. Plus, it’s...
Make a Mental Health Check-In with your Child (Part 2)

Make a Mental Health Check-In with your Child (Part 2)

The term “mental health” often has a negative nuance in our society. Many consider it shorthand for someone who is always “unhappy” or “depressed.” This isn’t the case at all. Now more than ever it’s important to regularly check in with your child about their mental...
Fun Family Workout (Slide Show)

Fun Family Workout (Slide Show)

Although life is opening back up to some degree, it seems that we are still moving towards a more “virtual” future. In fact- sometimes a fun home workout just sounds better than dressing up and going out (especially if the weather isn’t cooperating). Whether it’s a...
Circuit Workout (Crazy Eights) for Grownups

Circuit Workout (Crazy Eights) for Grownups

Here is a workout tip for grown-ups. Leave the dumbbells at home and work out in the park! Equipment-free exercise (using your own body weight and good old gravity) can be just as effective as what you can do with any dumbell, machine, or barbell. This is a great...
Make a Mental Health Check-in with your Child

Make a Mental Health Check-in with your Child

The term “mental health” often has a negative nuance in our society. Many consider it shorthand for someone who is always “unhappy” or “depressed.” This isn’t the case at all. Now more than ever it’s important to regularly check in with your child about their mental...