If you’re looking for something fun and different to make with and/or for your kiddos this summer, don’t miss these delicious (and relatively healthy!) Cake Batter Bites from local mom, and WestportMoms contributor, Amanda Jakubowicz!
Artisanal jeweler, JL ROCKS has designed The Quench Pendant to support healthy bodies and healthy oceans, in partnership with the authors of QUENCH and Project 0! Inspired by water and waves, the pendant is 14K Gold comprised of white + blue diamonds and blue sapphires, all conflict free. The price is $450* and 100% of the proceeds go to support Project 0, dedicated to fixing the world’s oceans. With each purchase you also receive a copy of QUENCH, written by integrative physician Dr. Dana Cohen and cultural anthropologist Gina Bria, helping to solve the problem of chronic low-grade dehydration.
Yale New Haven shares tips on preventing sunburn in children, and how best to handle it when it occurs!
Children often spend a good part of their day playing outdoors in the sun, especially during the summer. Make sure your child is protected from the harmful rays to avoid sunburn. Seek medical attention if sunburn is severe or forms blisters and if your child has symptoms of heat stress. Should you need them, emergency medicine specialists from Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital teamed up with Greenwich Hospital to provide the most advanced pediatric emergency services in the area.
Westport-based women’s health physical therapist, Tara Gibson, discusses the woes of what pregnancy and delivery can do to our bodies (think C-section scars, painful incontinence), and how there’s help you may not be aware of…
Some things are better left relatively untouched. What better way to soak up the summer than with this layered salad that is effortless, beautiful and simply delicious. Recipe images by Bruce Plotkin Photography. Ingredients: 2 tomatoes 2 ea. zucchini, green or yellow 2 heads lettuce, romaine 4 ea. radishes 2 ea. cucumbers 1 ea. avocado 2 husks corn Basil, chives, tarragon Chimichurri 1.5 cups parsley 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil...
After 15 years as an actress, new mom Eva Amurri Martino felt It only right to follow her own dreams and passions as an inspiration to her daughter, and launched her beloved and very popular fashion, travel, and motherhood blog, Happily Eva After. As a mom of two toddlers, Eva loves visiting local farms and taking walks as a family, can not get enough of Bar Taco, and prioritizes finding balance with work and family – wherever and however possible. She swears by iS Clinical Cleaning Complex face wash, and would binge-watch shows on Netflix if she had some extra free time. Eva is both incredibly interesting and perpetually interested, while not being afraid to share those tough mommy moments we all experience day to day. Whether you are looking for travel tips, fun activities to do with the little ones, or just enjoy that guilty pleasure that comes with reading a daily blog you love just for you, Eva makes us all feel a little happier ever after.