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Snack Attack! January 2014

Tired of process crackers & chips for that crunchy salty snack? Looking for a healthy easy snack that you and your children would enjoy? Try these gluten free crunchy chickpeas packed with flavor & protein.

Toddler Time! January 2014

Why Are “The Arts” So Important? In the past, art was the way one culture shared history as well as instructional stories about morality and survival. This was the most important thing passed on to the next generation. Today the arts are viewed as more of a way to pass the time. Most people use […]

Outdoor Classroom! January 2014

Don’t let the winter keep you from bundling up for some terrific winter fun.  Challenging your children to move away from their computer and television screens can be difficult during the cold winter months, but the payoff will be tremendous.  Knowing the right outdoor activities for icy winter days is the first step to having […]

Infant Insights- January 2014

Ear Infections in Infants Unfortunately a large majority of infants will experience at least one ear infection during their first year of life.  It is a very common illness in young children due to undeveloped Eustachian tubes and still developing immune systems.  For some infants there are tell tale signs that they have an ear […]

Healthy Tips and Tricks- January 2014

Fun in the Winter Sun “But, baby its cold outside.” It may be cold outside, but it’s just as important for children to get physical activity during the winter as it is during the warmer months. The American Academy of Pediatrics states that physical activity should be a healthy part of your family’s routine throughout […]

Make You Laugh Monday! January 2014

  While chatting with a mom today, her preschool aged daughter kept talking and repeating herself the entire time.  She was mumbling a ton of jibberish, and having a good ole time.  Her mom asked her nicely to be quiet and with the biggest eyes, and most solemn expression she looked at her mom and […]

Think Outside The Box- January 2014

Winter is being tough on most of us this year.  Many people have more snow than they know what to do with right now!  Why not put that snow to use?  Have some fun and spend some of that ‘snowbound energy’ the kids are full of!  Learn about snow – and play with it at […]

Baby Signs- January 2014

Your child will have a ton of fun learning these new signs this month! Book, star, comb, moon, song, sock, and yogurt are the signs we are introducing.  Talk to your child’s teacher to discuss ideas on how to incorporate these new signs at home!