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The blog is a forum for sharing news, opinions and best practices related to maternal and infant health, early child development, healthy families and healthy communities in Delaware.

Purposeful Parenting Month: Setting Nutritional Goals

July 17, 2014

July is Purposeful Parenting Month—an entire month about making sure you are being mindful of every part of your child’s life, including their nutritional health. When your child is hungry, it is very easy to give them whatever meal is closest and fastest. What you are giving your child to make them stop crying may[…..]

Eating Healthy on a Budget

March 26, 2014

You’re at the grocery store, the expenses are adding up, and you feel like the dollars will not stretch all the way through the fruits and vegetables section!  Before you give up and head for a cartful of instant noodles, check out these tips to help you get the most out of your food budget:[…..]