Would You Leash Your Child?

Would You Leash Your Child?

Getting Real with Kira Hazledine I was such a judgmental craphead before I was a mom. I made so many ignorant statements about what an awesome mom I was going to be and how I wasn’t going to do such and such. This early twenties young woman, who had all the free...
Is Your Teen an Addict?

Is Your Teen an Addict?

Getting Real with Shadra Bruce Every time I accidentally get exposed to the news – local or national  – I hear about the drug epidemic. Opioids are killing people in record numbers. Kids and adults alike are addicted to prescription pain killers, and...
The Importance of Year-Round Sun Safety

The Importance of Year-Round Sun Safety

It’s snowing in parts of New York this week, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be thinking about sun safety. That’s why we’re bringing you this important message from our guest blogger, Jennifer Landis, editor at Mindfulness Mama, about...
Keeping Teens Safe Online

Keeping Teens Safe Online

Getting Real with Shadra Bruce It’s really hard keeping teens safe online in today’s always-connected age. While I’d love to say I’m the perfect role model who has limited screen time, turns off the phone at night, and takes breaks, who are we...