Posts from: August 2013

The Importance of Chatting with your Baby

For many parents, a walk to the local playground includes speaking to their baby about things they notice in the environment: interesting cars, trees, and people. Do you ever wonder if your habit of continuously talking to your infant makes any sense? It may seem that you are essentially having a conversation with yourself - after all, who expects your child to talk back? It turns out that the seemingly one-sided conversations you have with your infant are actually serve a very powerful pu...

Posted on August 02, 2013 at 6:00 AM by Emily Hollenbeck

Summer isn't over just yet..... August camps that still have spots

August has arrived and we’re hitting that last stretch of summer; back-to -school sales are cropping up and nights are getting a little bit cooler. All of this might be happening but don't be fooled summer 2013 isn't over, just yet.

Like many parents I bet you planned and plotted a great summer to keep your kids entertained and out of trouble with activities, camps and vacation. But wait, you still have a few more weeks of summer left, so now what?!  If left to there own devices your k...

Posted on August 01, 2013 at 6:00 AM by Colleen Pellissier