Are you wondering, “What is eczema?” Well, it is a condition that makes your skin red and itchy. Eczema is more common in children but can occur at any age. The condition varies among individuals from mild to severe. Eczema may come and go and it may involve symptoms ranging from dry, sensitive skin to
I love being outside! There are so many fun family fall activities to do outdoors too. But even after just walking the dog in the brisk fall weather, my fingers are cold and I want something warm to eat. Nothing is quite as satisfying as a delicious hearty soup in the fall. Soup warms you
My talented friend Meredith Weis was one of the first people to introduce me to a blog. She is super creative and always making something super cool for her kids or with kids. Check out her blog, The Crafty Canine, to see some of her amazing crafty work. Anyway, I am so happy to have
As cats and dogs age, they typically need joint support. Pets are just like people in that regard and they may need extra joint support around the changing of the seasons. The cooler temperatures or sudden changes in the weather can cause flares of inflammation and joint pain. If you notice your pet slowing down
Everyone likes a little extra cash! As fast as money can go out, it is nice to some extra ways for it to come in. The little amounts add up and an extra buck can go a long way whether it is paying for a splurge at the coffee shop, or helping you pay for
This summer I had the pleasure of visiting South Africa. It was an amazing vacation. We planned our South Africa Itinerary to include two parts- the Cape Town area and, of course, we had to do a safari in South Africa too. After all just thinking of Africa brings to mind amazing animals and wide
If you have a child in elementary school, you have probably had some kind exposure to lice- whether a full blown case of lice or just a story of lice going around the school. Getting head lice is not prevented by just washing your hair. I was shocked when I heard there were cases of
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Whether you’re an avid novelist or simply a dedicated book collector, most homeowners and renters have spare books lying around. As technology becomes more prevalent, you might be reaching for your e-reader over hardcovers and paperbacks. But, don’t get rid of physical copies just yet. Instead, upcycle old books into décor pieces around your home
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As first quarter of school approaches across the country, many students feel the stress of term papers, projects, and final exams. Developing healthy and efficient strategies for homework and studying are essential for stress management and school success. Here are some tips for students and parents to get through test anxiety from expert, Laura Paret PhD,Child and Adolescent
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I love Italian food and not just because of my Italian heritage. I just love the simple way fresh flavors come together to make something utterly scrumptious. One of my favorite Italian dishes to make is Eggplant Parmesan because it is a great way to get my kids to eat their veggies so today I
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