Happy Holidays! Remember to Stay Safe!

Happy Holidays! This is such a wonderful time of the year for family, friends, and celebration – and even a little chaos. Try to keep a few safety tips in mind so the fun never has to stop because of an injury. Enjoy the season and remember to breathe (deep and slowly), laugh, and make… Read more »

Holiday Nutrition – Another Reason to Celebrate the Season

We have so much to celebrate with our children during the holiday season, including special foods. As much as I loved sweets as a child, I also loved it when my mother would prepare raw vegetables during the holidays. Even though many of the vegetables were those that my sisters and I ate year-round, vegetables… Read more »

Keep Your Child Safe While You Shop

While shopping for the holidays may be stressful, there is actually a much more dangerous risk. It is estimated that from 1990 to 2011, 530,494 children under the age of 15 found themselves in the hospital for shopping cart related accidents. That’s over 24,000 children a year. Head injuries are the most prevalent type of… Read more »

Battling Biliary Atresia

Last year, in honor of Biliary Atresia Awareness Day, my husband and I wrote about our son Jackson’s journey with biliary atresia. Today, one year later, we are celebrating our journey and the many blessings we have received, the wonderful care that Jackson received, and how he has inspired us to fight back and help… Read more »

Staying Safe This Holiday

With Thanksgiving coming up on Thursday, many families will be on the road this week and weekend traveling for the holiday. Traveling with children can be fun for the entire family. But travel is more than just fun, games and adventure. It can sometimes be challenging, especially when it comes to safety. Here are some… Read more »