Want to cause a ruckus? Criticize attention-deficit meds. Over three million U.S. kids take these drugs. Parents may not be thrilled to dose their children but they are following expert advice. They typically see results. And they don’t need to be judged.
Kittie Frantz, a world-renowned breastfeeding advocate, pediatric nurse practitioner, and educator, started out in 1963 as a breastfeeding mother who attended La Leche League (LLL) meetings in Los Angeles. In 1965, Frantz received a call from a nurse at the Watts Multipurpose Health
At least in my mind, when I was a kid, ‘back to school’ was a little different from what it seems to be like today. I’d dig my back pack out of the closet, admire the one new outfit I got for the first
SWEEPSTAKES Oak Meadow Childhood Classics OFFICIAL RULES Sponsored by Oak Meadow (“Sponsors”). NO ENTRY FEE. NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Entry deadline is 8/21/2012 Sweepstakes begins on 8/14/12 and end on 8/21/12. 1. Eligibility: The
By Cathe Olson 1 8- or 9-inch pie crust, partially prebaked 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 cups chopped leeks 3 eggs 1 1/4 cups plain yogurt 1/4 teaspoon sea salt 1/2 cup shredded cheese 2 tablespoons parmesan cheese 1/4 cup chopped parsley Preheat
This is a recipe my whole family loves, which is rare. It’s good for regular evening meals, or for a nice company dinner. And it’s easy to make too! This recipe feeds about five people, with some leftovers usually. I make it with a
By Cynthia Lair This dish is simple. Buying fresh eggs from pastured hens makes the flavor deeper and richer. Muir Glen Fire-Roasted Chopped Tomatoes with green chiles is an excellent product to use; some or all of the chile peppers can be omitted.
Breastfeeding and need a little help or motivation? We recently asked our community to share their best tips and advice for breastfeeding success and here are the results. Thanks to all the moms who took the time to share their nursing wisdom with the
Oak Meadow was so thrilled with all of the wonderful responses to their giveaway that they have decided to have us randomly choose an additional 10 entrants to win a classic book of their choice!! The winners are listed below. You will all be emailed so
Dr. Lawrence Gartner is best known for his studies of the relationship between breastfeeding and newborn jaundice and has published more than 200 papers on this subject and other aspects of breastfeeding. Through 40 years of infant and animal studies, Gartner has demonstrated that