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Screen Time: 9 Ways To Help Your Kids Form A Healthy Relationship With Tech

In this day and age, expecting your kids to never lay eyes on a screen is probably unrealistic. Many schools are even incorporating them into the curriculum. But research shows that kids under 8 are using mobile devices more than 2 hours a day (despite the American Academy of Pediatrics recommendation for kids under 18 months being no screen time at all and kids under).

The Press Pause Project: CBD Products Created By Women, For Women

Recently, we heard about The Press Pause Project, a line of CBD rich products made for and by women. Their mantra—asking women to “take a moment and press pause”—spoke to us, as did their line of organic, fully-tested and certified, CBD-infused products, which include creams, capsules, a tea and more.

Skin-related tips & tricks for keeping your little ones safe!

We all want to keep our kids safe and healthy, but we especially need to take care off their very delicate skin! Here are great skin-related tips and tricks for taking care of your little ones from CT Derm expert, Dr. Elizabeth Gaines-Cardone!

Paper Greats: Pretty Paper Goods That Will Give You Back Time

On the website for their new paper goods company, Paper Greats, CT-based founders Heather Terry and Selina Fletcher write: “Life is short—let us take something off of your plate and put it on ours.” You don’t have to ask us twice—and we’re already huge fans of their...

A New Subscription Service Gets Personal

These days, you can get subscriptions sent to your home for everything from steaks to flowers. And naturally, we’re all about them—because what mom doesn’t have a soft spot for something that helps eliminate one more errand on a never-ending list? That’s why we wanted...

Fairfield Mom’s Guide to Local Photographers

In the blink of eye, your family is changing.  Your children are growing up, life events are happening, and what better way to remember these beautiful moments with your loved ones than with timeless photographs.  To capture these fleeting moments is something that these 6 local photographers are so talented at and we are so excited to share their talent with you! 

Halloween Candy Give Back

Are you all Halloween'd out?! Why not donate that extra candy to a good cause?!  That way your kids can enjoy a truly special treat - the feeling of helping others!   There are multiple programs and local businesses that will ship your candy to...

How to Talk with Your Child About Emergency Response Drills in School

Recently, parenting has included the address of topics we believe are reserved for adults. Politics creating overt social conflict, predators in cyberspace and escalated school-based violence, such as school shootings. These are not in the parenting handbook. Actually, there is no universal parenting handbook.

An Interview with the Founders of Wolf + Friends

Wolf + Friends is a free app made for—and by—moms raising kids with special needs, from developmental delays to autism. Download it on iTunes today, and read on for an interview with one of the founders!

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