Category Archives: Food For Thought

An Ah-Ha Moment

Attention pet lovers! As “Mom” to two adorable furbabies – Zoey and Ryder – I’ve realized that the core concept of why I started this site (slowing down and not taking life for granted) is actually often achieved through my … Continue reading

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Eat the Rainbow

Do you have a picky eater? The secret to getting your little one to eat may be to introduce more color to their meals. According to a recent study from Cornell University, kids find plates of food with six colors … Continue reading

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K9s in the Classroom? How Dogs are Helping Schools

We’ve all heard about companies who let you bring your dog to work, but it turns out that even schools are realizing the positive effect they can have within the classroom. From behavioral issues, social development and even reading programs, … Continue reading

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Growing Up Digital: The Good & The Bad

We want our children to be tech-savy (admittedly, I’m blown away at the ease in which my little nephew navigates through my iPhone) but where should you draw the line between young kids and all things digital? Here’s an interesting … Continue reading

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Life is not a race to the finish line

When I was a kid, there were no iPads, PSPs or portable DVD players. Eating and drinking were not allowed in the car and if we were given candy, it was only after doing something really great in school or … Continue reading

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