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Summertime Work and Play for Families

This post is in cooperation with the #teamNFC program at National Fitness Center. How does your family enjoy playing together in the summer?  What would your kids do for fun if they weren’t on the couch or on their phones?  Seems like all of our families struggle sometimes to keep our kids active enough. This […]

Continue Reading By on May 26, 2018 in families, family, fitness

Moms & Medical Experts Joined by Jennifer Beals at Safer Chemicals Stroller Brigade

Hopeful moms, playful kids and strollers descended recently on cynical, dark-suited Washington, DC along with medical experts like environmental health researchers and leading doctors.  They aimed to bring the message from outside the beltway that parents and pediatricians are especially fed up with a lack of health-based chemical policies to protect our nation’s children.  The […]

Continue Reading By on November 4, 2013 in children, health, Healthy Families, parenting, safer chemicals, science, Uncategorized

National Stroller Brigade Promotes Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families!

You’re busy enough to barely find time for weekly shopping.  Do you need to spend an extra hour just reading over the ingredient labels?  Some parents feel they do these days, as the latest science and health information points to toxic chemicals used to make products we buy for our homes.  If you think it’s […]

Continue Reading By on October 29, 2013 in chidren, environmental health, families, safer chemicals, Uncategorized

Tennessee Moms in Stroller Brigade Appeal to US Senators for Safer Chemicals

Gathering at our nation’s capital with hundreds of concerned women has including meeting others from our own states involved in the Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families coalition.  In my case, I was pleased to meet Donna Brigham,  a married mother of two who is Resource Director at Macon Road Baptist School near Memphis.  She wanted to […]

Continue Reading By on May 23, 2012 in health, safer chemicals