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Finding Balance in a Wired World

by: Sara on 02/03/2015

Today's blog post is from the introduction of Christina Crooks new book, The Joy of Missing Out, Finding Balance in a Wired World. In it she takes us through a day of a forced digital detox due to a power outage and the simple pleasures that followed. Christina has a few upcoming book launches where letter writing tables will be set up and …

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Redefining Prenatal Care

by: Sara on 10/21/2014

Dawn Combs, along with a dozen or so other New Society authors, will be speaking at the Mother Earth News Fair in Topeka Kansas October 24-25th. In today's post Dawn discusses the importance of parental health pre-conception to ensure a healthy foundation for the much anticipated child. Dawn is the author  Conceiving Healthy Babies, an Herbal …

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One Couple's Triumph Over an Infertility Diagnosis

by: Sara on 09/25/2014

According to the National Survey of Family Growth, 1 in 8 couples have trouble getting pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy. Statistics like these suggest that healthy babies don't just happen - the health and lifestyle of the prospective parents is a crucial factor in promoting fertility and ensuring a successful pregnancy.

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Media Soup

by: Heather on 12/13/2010
Posted in: Parenting

Sometimes you see something that strikes you are being so very, very wrong that it's hard to even know where to begin. That's pretty much how I felt when I came across this gem of an article on Science Daily - Improving Children's Diets Using Behavior Change Video Games Shows Promise. Yes, you did read that right. Alarmed by dramatic increases in …

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