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Choosing Child Care & The BIG THREE To Look For...

I often get asked by friends and family many questions about choosing quality childcare. This all-important decision is sometimes intimidating and scary, especially for new parents; and by new, I mean before the baby has even arrived! 1,464 more words


The Call

We have all been there. Busy with work or other things and the call comes. This may be a call from school or childcare to say your child is unwell or has hurt themselves. 392 more words


Songs and Rain

It’s a strange combination of spring and winter in California right now.  The Roger’s Red, which I measure the seasons by, has begun sprouting silvery leaves again.  572 more words


My Eyes hurt

In Nigeria, and I guess in other parts of the world too, there are different superstitions that get passed around as old wives’ tales or worse. 326 more words


Bridging the Gap

-by special guest Juliana Simmons of the Migrant Clinicians Network

A farmworker mother in Florida couldn’t afford childcare for her children, so they often waited for her in the car at the edge of the fields. 903 more words

Children In The Fields

Rants of a Working Mother

I like my job. I know it’s seemingly taboo to say that as a mother, but here it is again. I like my job. I enjoy it. 593 more words


Not A Human Being?

When a child brings home a report card after a school term, usually both the child and the parents/guardians are eager to see what the report card reads. 326 more words