Talking About School Readiness And How To Prepare Your Child on NBC Connecticut. Watch The Segment!

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For many kids school readiness doesn’t just happen automatically. Check out my segment on NBC Connecticut with NBC Connecticut's Kerri-lee Mayland on what you should be doing this summer to prepare your little one for pre-school! … [Read more...]

Getting Kids To Help Out Around The House. My Tips Today On NBC Connecticut!

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The benefits of having kids help around the house are enormous (and not just for parents) from enhancing language development, to boosting their self-esteem to teaching them responsibility. Now the question is, how do we get kids to do this? Well, … [Read more...]

My Must Have Babyproofing Tips On “Better Connecticut!” Watch The Segment!

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If you've ever had to make a trip the ER because of an accident in the home, you know first-hand the importance of babyproofing! Watch my tips on babyproofing your home on Better Connecticut[Read more...]

Talking “Toddlers & Technology” Today on NBC Connecticut!

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How much time in front of the iPad is too much? One of the many problems we face today with modern parenting. Well this morning I chatted with NBC Connecticut’s, Kerri-Lee Mayland, about “Toddlers & Technology!” So how much screen time is too much? … [Read more...]

Learning Patience (And Perseverance) From Toddlers

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One of the interesting things about parenting is that we are constantly learning new things about our children and ourselves (or at least we should be anyway). For several months now, I have been trying … [Read more...]

The More You Know, The More You Grow….

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Last night I watched the movie, American Promise on PBS, a story about the ups and downs (mostly downs) of two African American boys attending The Dalton School, one of the most … [Read more...]

My Baby-Proofing Tips This Morning On “The Couch!”

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  This morning I had the awesome pleasure of appearing on CBS’s “Live From The Couch” and with hosts, Jill Nicolini and John Elliot, to talk about child safety and baby proofing! According to the Center For Disease Control, … [Read more...]

4 Foods I Will Never Eat Again (or give the kids)!

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In the last few months I have really changed.  I mean some things about me are still the same. Like I am still obsessed with … [Read more...]

The Most Powerful Thing I’ve Read This Week…

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Recently, a friend of mine shared an article online from The Atlantic entitled “The Myth of ‘I’m Bad at Math’” and reading it was almost life changing. … [Read more...]

It’s That Time Of Year Again. My Holiday Travel Tips With Kids On Daytime!

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Yesterday I had the awesome pleasure of appearing on "Daytime", a nationally syndicated show in Tampa with hosts, Cyndi Edwards and Jerry Penacoli. Now, that’s the good news. … [Read more...]