Lake County Lactation Resources and Support

April 11, 2016 Alli 0
Breastfeeding can feel incredibly overwhelming to new mothers, yet we live in an area that is full of resources to help you meet your breastfeeding goals.  Having used a lactation consultant, I believe their help […]
Child Development

Guest Post: Trust In Feeding

March 16, 2016 Holly Garvey 2
Have you met this month’s Locally Grown featured business owner Vickie Promenzio? Vickie is the owner of Nature Walk Montessori School in Round Lake. She is here today with a guest post sharing some information on feeding […]
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Little Library Bookshelf: 5 Parenting Books I actually read (and used)

March 27, 2014 Melissa Haak 1
There are a lot of parenting books out there, even more blogs, and thousands of people willing to give you advice. Let me add to that! Just kidding. I’ve been a mom for eight years, I started before mommy blogs were really huge. I read books, and magazines and I talked to a lot of people. I ignored most of it. These five books are part of my parenting arsenal that in eight years I have read, and actually used these books, most of them repeatedly. […]
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Health and Safety

The Big Latch On August 3-4, 2012

July 30, 2012 Holly Garvey 0
Image credit Two of our Green Resource Guide sponsors are participating in The Big Latch On, an international event to raise awareness and support for breastfeeding mothers and their families. On August 4th at 10 a.m. New Mother […]