Author Archives: Laurie Runte, PNP

Icky, icky ticky ticky!

I don’t know about you, but it seems like every time I turn around, someone is talking about how bad the ticks are this year, and with summer here we’re all outdoors more: booking campsites, dusting off your hiking boots … Continue reading

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Potty Training—ditching the diapers

Is it time to ditch the diapers? It probably seems like just yesterday you were changing your toddler’s first diaper, and now you are wondering if it is time to start potty training.  Potty training is a big step, and … Continue reading

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Staying Fit with a Family

From the moment you become a parent, activity and healthy living choices seems to come second to the needs of your children.  Even parents with a strong commitment to physical activity before parenthood may struggle to find the time and … Continue reading

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Yummy, yummy for tiny tummies!

Once your baby moves beyond those first weeks of round-the-clock feedings, making sure your baby has the proper nutrition can get a bit more complicated. Breast milk or formula was all baby needed for the first six months of life. Over … Continue reading

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