This is a post prepared under a contract funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and written on behalf of the Mom It Forward Influencer Network for use in CDC’s Get Ahead of Sepsis educational effort. Opinions on this blog are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of CDC. This information could save your live, or the life of someone you love! … [Read more...] about What Is Sepsis? Know the Risks, Spot the Symptoms, and Act Fast
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Do you have kids who love to play in the snow, but they don't feel well or you just can't keep dressing them up to go out for two minutes? Try bringing in snow to play with indoors! Winter sensory play brilliance! We don't see much snow since we moved to sunny California, but back when we lived in Massachusetts it was a fixture of our lives for months on end. The kids … [Read more...] about Winter Fun for Kids: Bring in the Snow for Winter Sensory Play!
Thank you Amnesty International USA for sponsoring this post. Did you know that the United States is holding children who never committed a violent action or crime for nearly 700 days? This happens year round at Berks County Residential Center in Pennsylvania. As many as 60 fathers, mothers, and children are currently being held in Berks. Their crime? Seeking safety … [Read more...] about A Plea for Humanity
Family Volunteer Day is a great way to move the focus from getting to giving during the holiday season. I love these simple ways to volunteer as a family. Sponsored post. Every year on the Saturday before Thanksgiving, Disney and generationOn sponsor a Family Volunteer Day. This year they’re sponsoring this post to raise awareness about the event and to help families see … [Read more...] about Family Volunteer Day: Simple Ways to Volunteer as a Family
My kids are loving the Kindness Elves Camp Kindness for kids! The camp ebook provides EVERYTHING you need. This means my two older kids can run the camp for my two younger kids., Perfect! Do you remember our Kindness Elves? I wrote about them in this post about helping kids put kindness first. My kids are taking their summer focus on kindness to a new level thanks to the … [Read more...] about The Kindness Elves Camp Kindness for Kids