Dickies Scrub Top Review

As a pediatrician and former pediatric emergency room physician, I get contacted from time to time to review products that are useful to pediatricians, and those working in busy clinics, urgent care centers, and ERs. Not too long ago, I was contacted by a representative from Uniformed Scrubs … [Read more...]

KidZone: Homework Helpers

Mom helping son with homework

Looking for some homework helpers for the new school year? Here's a list in progress of sites that have helped my kids over the years. … [Read more...]

Book Review: Fat Tale by Karen Land

fat tale

With childhood obesity becoming a national focus due to First Lady Obama's Let's Move campaign, many families are beginning to think about ways to help their children understand the many issues at play with health eating and staying in shape. One of our most powerful assets as parents is to use books aimed that not only educate our kids but due so in a fun and humorous way. For childhood obesity, … [Read more...]

Game Review: Flapdoodle

Marketed as a game of "totally silly nonsensical fun" can make one wonder if that is really possible with kids of all ages and often stressed out adults. After playing this game with my family, as well as visiting friends and family over the holidays, I can tell you for a fact it is possible! FlapDoodle is the latest in fun family games fromWiggity Bang Games. The best part of this game is it's … [Read more...]