The Family Table

Setting Expectations: WD-40 For Future Choices What a gift parents give to their children when they lovingly and firmly set expectations about present and future behavior.  Nowhere does that count more than at The Family Table.  Comprising a healthy, vibrant nutrition plan for your family can literally be feast or famine when food choices are […]

14 Must-Read Children’s Books

Children’s books have a special power. They let us go on adventures with Winnie the Pooh, be amazed at Charlotte’s Web, and enjoy the antics of the Cat in the Hat. Children’s books spark creativity and bring sweet memories of reading with our families. If you are looking for a new book to read with […]

Becca Video Picky Eating

Beating Picky Eating: Strategies for Parents

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Becca McCurdy shares some proven strategies for overcoming picky eating. Try to avoid frequent snacking, start small, use positive peer power, and prepare meals together!       Transcript: Even though most children will go through a picky eating phase, that doesn’t make it any less frustrating for you as a parent. […]

iPads: Not for Babies

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tech companies have fooled parents. Through clever marketing that suggests that certain apps contribute to child learning, parents have been convinced that iPads and tablets are a great companion for young children. However, most of these marketing claims are unsubstantiated by research. The truth of the matter is that screen time is much more likely to negatively […]

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