The Breast Express is coming to Washtenaw County! The 40-foot pumpsuite on wheels is traveling across the country to celebrate women who nurse and pump and to drive greater community support for breastfeeding. The tour is also to celebrate the launch of the pumpspotting app, designed to help nursing mothers locate places to pump or nurse, connect with other breastfeeding mothers, and more.
In a continuing effort to raise money and awareness for the fight against childhood cancer, the Maust family of Ann Arbor will host their 8th annual lemonade stand this Friday, June 15. The proceeds of the lemonade stand will go to benefit childhood cancer research through Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF).
Parents and educators would generally agree that there is always room to become more calm, present, and connected when interacting with children. Charlie Sutherland, preschool educator at the U School in Ann Arbor, has worked as an educator for 16 years. While Sutherland was working as a high school English teacher he became overwhelmed, overstimulated by all of the expectations and constant transitions in the school environment.
Surprise! Winter months give kids the opportunities to share hats and hats give kids the opportunity to share combs and brushes for hat hair. Baseball and bike helmets in the spring… just as tricky. That means spring and summer lice infestations are possible.