Bye Bye, Tonsils

By Christy Pina  Approximately 500,000 to 600,000 children, typically between the ages of 3 and 8, will require a tonsillectomy every year in the United States, according to local otolaryngologist (ear, nose and throat specialist) Dr. Jeff Phillips. The idea… read more

Bird Watching in Tallahassee

By Christy Piña Looking for a way to get your family more in tune with nature? Try introducing a hobby to your children that would make them want to go outside more! Birdwatching is something families with kids of all… read more

Birds of a Feather

By Christy Piña Looking for a way to get your family outdoors more? Birdwatching is a hobby that families of all ages can easily do all together. All you need is a pair of binoculars, a field guide and bird… read more

Volunteering as a Family in Tallahassee

By Christy Piña Whether you are taking care of some furry friends, feeding the homeless, or preparing toys to give to families during the holidays, volunteering is one of the most productive and thoughtful ways you can spend your time.… read more

Volunteering as a Family

By Christy Piña Whether you are feeding the homeless, taking care of some pups or preparing toys to give to families during the holidays, volunteering is one of the most productive and thoughtful ways you can spend your time. While… read more

Apps to be Wary of

By Christy Piña Today children get phones much earlier than they did when I was growing up. And with smartphones, kids now have access to the app store, which is a whole world in and of itself. Many of the… read more

A Guide to Local Easter Egg Hunts

By Christy Piña Easter is approaching, and a variety of businesses are hosting Easter Egg Hunts for your little ones. The venues from the hunts range from JCPenney to Ginnie Springs to Milam Funeral Home and Bass Pro Shops, so… read more

Should You Feed Your Baby Peanuts?

By Christy Piña Attention parents! It is now OK to feed peanut products to infants as early as 4 months old! Although it used to be thought best not to feed infants any peanut products in their first year, a… read more