Hiring the right Sitter

It can be a leap of faith, trusting that you've hired the right sitter.  When Lori Coulter of Mid-City first left her nine-month-old twins with a sitter, she was calm, albeit a bit anxious. “I either had my ph...

Family Yoga Can Heal Your Worries

As a parent, do you wake up with an immediate worry? Is there something that - BAM - is on your mind first thing in the morning about your children, family and all of the things that you have to get done? Famil...

Martial arts help children achieve fitness AND focus

    New Orleans is an exciting place for children to learn martial arts and achieve fitness, focus and discipline.             Ella Szalai began taking karate lessons in the first grade to learn self-defense a...

A Child’s Brain and Yoga: A Great Combination

Haven’t you been hearing the “buzz” about kid’s yoga everywhere? Reason being is that there is great discovery of the positive effects yoga has on your child’s well-being! As the yoga proverb goes: “We are huma...
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Yoga and kids; being balanced and stable

photo by Beverly Morris Is My Child Stable and Balanced? Yoga Might Be the Answer!       Sarah Young states that “the circumstances in our lives are in flux and the world seems to whirling around us! As a bal...

The Benefits of Children’s Yoga

sponsored post When your baby was born the very first second; there was a breath. Life! Then there was the cry; the sound of life. These two aspects of our lives, breath and sound, are the foundation in teach...

Generation Z

Move over, Millennials. There’s a new generation ready to rock our world. If you have a child between the ages of five and 20, you’re raising a Gen Zer. With some 60 million in the U.S., they’re suddenly garne...

Family-Focused Efforts for School Success

A mom of a three year old wants to help her child stop hitting at preschool. A dad of an eight year old wants his son to focus during math class. All parents of all upper school children want to help them do be...
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Vaccinations

  Written by April Capochino-Myers       Today’s vaccines offer unprecedented protection against a myriad diseases   New Orleans mom Sarah G. Fischer was adamant abo...

When Our Kids Don’t Conform To Their Gender

by Pat Blackwell, Ph.D. With increasing frequency, parents are opening up about their gender non-conforming children. However, parental anxiety tends to be higher for boys than girls. Traditionally parents hav...