Five Common Parenting Pitfalls To Avoid

Image Source Welcoming a child into this world is the greatest blessing life has to offer. And you want to be the best parent you can possibly be. The truth of the matter is that you’re probably doing a great job already. Still, striving to improve is a key ingredient in the recipe for success. Frankly, avoiding the pitfalls is as important as following the right protocols. Here are five of … [Read more...]

When a Fever is Dangerous and When it’s Not

A fever itself is not an illness. It is actually a warning sign of an underlying illness that’s usually an infection. Find out more about it here. Elevated temperature, pyrexia, and hyperthermia — all these are terms for fever. It occurs when the temperature of the body is higher than usual, and is actually helpful for fighting off various kinds of illnesses. It is typically … [Read more...]

“The Lion King”: A Trigger Warning for Fatherless Kids

The Lion King - Featuring the voices of James Earl Jones as Mufasa, and JD McCrary as Young Simba © 2019 Disney Enterprises I’ve never been a Disney-movie mom. My kids haven’t seen any of the Disney movies I grew up watching. So when the new “The Lion King” movie came out this week, I wanted to show my kids the original version first. I haven’t heard super great reviews of the new CGI version, … [Read more...]