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3 Ways to Transform Resolutions Into Healthy Habits

3 Ways to Transform Resolutions Into Healthy Habits

What’s the key to making a lasting, healthy, New Year’s resolution? Muhammad Bhutta, MD, a primary care provider with Hartford HealthCare Medical Group in Stamford, shares what it takes to beat the odds and make your healthy resolution a lifestyle change.

Portion Sizes for Kids: How Much Food Is Healthy for My Child’s Age?

Portion Sizes for Kids: How Much Food Is Healthy for My Child’s Age?

Do you struggle with meal planning (and creative lunch packing!) as much as we do? Some days, figuring out WHAT to feed your child is hard enough. Figuring out HOW MUCH can seem downright impossible. The recommended portions for a child depend on their age and even gender – and unfortunately, the serving size listed on grocery store labels doesn’t have much to do with It. Connecticut Children’s is here to help. Here’s a guide to understanding healthy food portions for kids, including some time-saving tips.

What to Give Your Nanny for a Holiday Bonus!

What to Give Your Nanny for a Holiday Bonus!

Holiday bonuses are common in many industries, and household employees should be included. The big question is, “What should you give for a holiday bonus?” Boston Baby Nurse & Nanny’s team of experts will share the different options you can provide your professional nanny.

Meet Dr. Corinna Franklin

Meet Dr. Corinna Franklin

The Local Moms Network spoke to Dr. Corinna Franklin, MD, AB, FAOA, chief of pediatric orthopedics at Yale School of Medicine about her practice, tips for keeping kids healthy while playing sports, and more.

Travel Guide: Alohilani Resort

Travel Guide: Alohilani Resort

Looking for the perfect resort for an upcoming Hawaii trip? Look no further than the Alohilani Resort. From every amenity you can possibly think of, to the perfect Waikiki beach location, to multiple outstanding food options all on property.

Meet the Dad Behind Contenders!

Meet the Dad Behind Contenders!

Jonathan Snyder, Founder & CEO of Contenders. The revolutionary online apparel line of athleisure, underwear and more, all focused on media & entertainment properties men—and boys—love. Learn more here!

5 Ways to Keep Your Backyard Safer This Summer!

5 Ways to Keep Your Backyard Safer This Summer!

While you’re creating memories in your backyard this summer, you’ll want to keep your family safe. Take the 5 easy steps from Mosquito Squad (including spraying for pesky and potentially dangerous mosquitos and ticks!). Mention Local Moms for $50 off a season of protection.

High-Risk Pregnancy: What to Do and How to Cope

High-Risk Pregnancy: What to Do and How to Cope

While pregnancy can be exciting, many of us moms have had high risk pregnancies, be it carrying multiples or because of other health conditions. If your pregnancy is high risk, it’s natural to have a mix of emotions ranging from joy and anticipation—to fear and even sorrow. Even though every woman’s high risk pregnancy is different, you’re not alone. Fortunately, we were able to connect with Jennifer Humphrey, MSN, RN, a trained, certified fetal care coordinator for women with high-risk pregnancies at Connecticut Children’s who supports families facing some of the most challenging fetal conditions. She answered many questions that may help you – or someone you care about!

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