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Befriend The Person, Not the Parent

In the last two weeks, I had a playdate at the museum and at the botanical garden, was a chaperone on two field trips and I’ve been to the playground more times than I’d like to admit. I’ve spent more ...

family blueprint

There’s No Blueprint For Today’s Parenting

Through all the options in this wonderful “information age,” I’ve concluded that there is no blueprint for this generation of mothers The Scene: My husband is driving as I sit in the backseat of our minivan with our two-year-old and ...

Accidents Will Happen – Don’t Beat Yourself up

Former EBA program parent as Infant safety/CPR Instructor By: Vanessa Penberg, Supervisor of Children's Services One of the most universal feelings that parents experience is regret over decisions that they believe caused their child to get ...

Your Child: Much Ado About Temperament

By Vanessa Penberg Highly persistent temperament - won't give up until it is done In this turbulent political climate, there has been much talk about temperament, but what exactly is temperament and why is it such ...

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Doula Ebony Knight & Powerful Pioneers

Doula Ebony Knights became a Dancing Thru Pregnancy teacher in 2014 through the Healthy Start Brooklyn program. Together with her husband, Ebony runs Powerful Pioneers, a program to empower women, seniors and young adults through special workshops, activities and services. ...

Best Pregnancy Apps For First-Time Mamas

Best Pregnancy Apps For First-Time Mamas

For most first-time expectant moms, there’s nothing more thrilling than tracking baby’s development (that’s why your Facebook news feed has at least one fetus-compared-to-fruit status a week). But pregnancy apps are about more than just pregnancy trivia and measuring babies ...

Pregnancy cravings

Here’s Why Pregnant Women Have Such Weird Cravings

You've heard pregnant women can develop some weird and intense food cravings—pickles and ice cream, midnight runs to the store for chips and peanut butter, and more. But...why does it happen? New York City-based neuropsychologist Sanam Hafeez, Psy.D., chalks some ...

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Everyday Should Be Mother’s Day!

Everyday should be Mother's Day....just as every day should be Earth Day, the Earth coincidentally, also being our mother. I believe that everyone can be a source of mothering and nurturing, so I wish everyone, male female, with "traditional families" ...

Pregnancy and Running: Everything You Need To Know

"We spoke to Caroline Wallace, Midwife and Registered General Nurse with Vhi’s member only One-to-One Midwife advice service and Dr Ui May Tan, GP and clinical strategist for Vhi Healthcare and medical support for the Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon to ...

Should Your Baby Share Your Bed

Should Your Baby Share Your Bed?

"It’s an emotive and divisive debate. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says that letting an infant child sleep in her parents’ bed “remains greatest risk factor for sleep-related infant deaths.” But some health experts accuse the AAP of ...

Excellence Baby Academy

By Simone Colbert Excellence Baby Academy (EBA) is my "Mommy Circle." That is how I described it to my husband when I came home each week. At this early childhood and parenting education program, you get tons of support from ...

Web-based parenting for the modern mom

Web-based Parenting for the Modern Mom

A SmartOne infant sleep monitor is shown on a doll at the Sensible Baby booth during the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Photo:REUTERS/Steve Marcus Washington - Parenting today, I learned when I had my first child ...