Home / Kids (page 20)

Kids

Why well child visits?

13488166_s

“Why does my child need well child visits?” This is a question we get in primary care all the time. And I totally get it – it’s really hard to justify wrangling your child into your doctor’s office, exposing them to whatever junk is floating around that season, and to …

Read More »

Pool Party to Celebrate UNR Women’s Swimming and Diving and a New Swim Academy

BSARMB-1

Hello northern Nevada friends and families. My name is Holly Sprague and I am the owner of Bridgewater Swim Academy. Since childhood, swimming and water sports have been at the center of my life. My passion and dedication for swimming earned me the opportunity to swim for the University of …

Read More »

Mommy’s Sick Days

Mommy's Sick Days

Moms don’t get sick days. It’s an expression I’ve heard over and over again. But it’s just not true, at least not for me. Recently, I got my sick days. I thought I had miraculously managed to escape the flu-like virus that has been rocking the Reno community for the …

Read More »

Why I Will Not Use Writing as a Punishment

writing as punishment

As I watched my daughter in her tumbling class a couple weeks ago, I couldn’t help but eavesdrop on a conversation —because it was happening right next to me—between the mom sitting beside me and another mother. They were bemoaning the obstinate attitudes of their preteen girls, swapping ideas about …

Read More »