Wonder Works Wonders!

Connie discusses the reasons that children need nature and a sense of wonder in their lives. Taking a walk with a young child, without the distractions of a cell phone or iPod, provides an opportunity for bonding. Pointing out the wonders that surround us every day-a flower, a bug, a pretty bird-give a child a … Continue reading »

Culture

One of the nicest things a family can do is to establish a time to share dinner together. While it can be a challenge for busy families, setting a day or two a side each week to have dinner together is very important. Besides sharing food, you share language, manners, customs, family stories, and more. … Continue reading »

Parenting

Welcome to motherhood! Welcome to Motherhood By Marisa Maricich, R.N. ©2010 Mom to Madre from Connie Goldin on Vimeo. Meet Pediatric nurse, Marisa (28). Mom to Madre Board Member, Marisa Maricich, RN, mommy to two young sons, ages 3 and 6, and an infant daughter, talks to new mothers about the joys and challenges of … Continue reading »