Parents just cannot catch a break. Right now, we’re experiencing something unprecedented, what doctors are calling the “tripledemic”: RSV, flu, and Covid. These outbreaks have parents extremely concerned, and with the holidays looming, they’re asking how can we keep everyone protected? Below are some guidelines and information. RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) is a common-cold virus that can […]
Photos taken during and after Sandy show a city knocked back on its heels.
There are just as many valid reasons for raising kids here in Jersey City as there are for escaping to the suburbs.
Bette Midler tweeted, “TRY BREASTFEEDING! It’s free and available on demand.” Within seconds, the world of formula-feeding parents went crazy.
The idea of Mother’s Day can bring up all sorts of uncomfortable emotions for people.
I never imagined that in Jersey City I’d run into anyone from this sect because I thought they rarely travel outside the western states they call home.
Through the dim light I caught the eye of another woman in the room and we looked at each other as though to say, ”Is this entertaining?”
Let’s sift through the concerns about European baby formula one by one in order to be more informed about your infant’s potential food source.
When we talk about traumatic birth, there is a tendency for friends and family to say, “But you’re fine, and your baby is healthy.” But is the new mom really fine? For women who experience trauma at birth, this is a common and irritating response.
This is an ode to private mediation, particularly its positive impact on children. Over my ten years of being happily divorced and of counseling families based on my own experience, I have referred at least a dozen couples to private mediation instead of traditional divorce lawyers.