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How To Improve Your Family’s Health in 2019

Would you like to effectively reduce the risk of your family getting ill? We all know keeping healthy is important, but it can sometimes be confusing to know the best way to do it. Encouraging your children to adopt healthy habits means you’re setting them up well for the future. Nobody has ever said that raising a family is easy, and when you’re busy with your career and other responsibilities, finding the time to set a good example in the form of a healthy, active lifestyle can be a ...
Tags: Health, Family, Fashion, Education, Parenting, Exercise, Family Activities, Screen Time, Healthy Food, Health & Fitness, Active Lifestyle, Family Fun, Home Life, Family Health, Family Entertainment, Abcmouse


Marriage Monday: Talking Taboo Subject of Dad Weight Loss

Marriage Monday: Talking Taboo Subject of Dad Weight Loss Not many dads talk about it, but it’s something that happens and it’s important to keep it real. It’s funny – whenever I’m with my girlfriends the subject of weight loss comes up. We talk classes we’re taking, food we’re trying, races we’re signed up for, you name it… we’re talking about it and how to keep ourselves in shape! And in all honesty… we share a ton online, too! Just do a quick search of my own blog and you’ll see a ton of pos...
Tags: Family, Parenting, Fitness, Personal, Weight Loss, Losing Weight, Dad, Audrey, Matty, Family Health, Dad Weight Loss, Talking Taboo Subject of Dad Weight Loss


Water Safety Tips for Safe Summer Fun

Summer is right around the corner which means trips to the beach, summer swim leagues, days at the pool and fun at the lake. While water play and swimming is a lot of fun, keeping kids (and adults) safe is so very important! Below are some water safety tips courtesy of our friends at Great Wolf Resorts. by Williamsburg Director of Aquatics, Kyle Kramer of Great Wolf Resorts Never swim alone. Always use the buddy system and be sure the area is well supervised by lifeguards before you or other f...
Tags: Health, Featured, Safety, Activities, Williamsburg, Family Health, Water Safety, Summer fun, Kyle Kramer, Great Wolf Resorts


Body Scrubs That Are Free of Synthetic Perfumes and Colors

Disclosure – this post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a small commission if you purchase via my links at no additional cost to you. The products in this post were purchased by me and all opinions are 100% my own. Recently I have been reading a lot about the dangers of synthetic fragrances, parabens and sulfates in the products we are putting on our bodies and it makes me happy that I have not really ever been a heavy perfume user. That said, one of my favorite self-care trea...
Tags: Health, Featured, Going Green, Body Scrubs, Vegan Cosmetics, Family Health, Natural Remedies, Lather, Cool Finds, Adult Health, Skin issues, Synthetic Fragrances


Soul Insole – Support for Any Shoe

Disclosure – I was sent this product to review and this post contains affiliate links. All opinions are 100% my own. Both my daughter and I use orthotic insoles in our running shoes because we both pronate when we walk/run. My daughter also does a lot of dancing in stage musicals and the hours of training without inserts takes a toll on her feet and legs. Finding insoles for athletic shoes is easy – they are everywhere, however, finding an insert for her dance shoes has been impossible. Last y...
Tags: Health, Fitness, Dance, Family Health, Adult Health, Heel Pain, Heel Spur, Neuroma, Over Pronation, Plantar Fasciits, Soul Insole


Zinc Lozenges May Help Colds Go Away 3 Times Faster

Zinc lozenges may triple the rate of recovery from the common cold, according to a new meta-analysis of three studies. However, the promising results come with a caveat: the studies looked at doses much higher than are commonly recommended by doctors, and the authors say that not all zinc lozenges on the market are effective.…
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Supplements, Side Effects, Common Cold, Cold And Flu, Family Health, Cold Symptoms, Zinc Acetate, Zinc Lozenges, Zinc Safety


How A Town In Brazil Reportedly Rid Itself Of The Zika Mosquito

Brazil has recently ramped up its fight against the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which spreads dengue, Chikungunya and Zika, the latter a virus that has been linked to birth defects. Brazil's health minister Marcelo Castro announced in January that the country would send 200,000 members of the armed forces to help in mosquito eradication, and cities across the country have intensified strategies to combat the pest. But a few communities in Brazil are already leading the way when it comes to eliminat...
Tags: Brazil, Nevada, Washoe County, Huffington Post, Latin America, Caribbean, Zika, Chikungunya, Branca, Pernambuco, Mato Grosso, Akbari, Leal, Marcelo Castro, Sara Elkamel, Piau Compared