Author Archives: SageMama

The Hands are the Instrument of the Heart

A beloved teacher of mine once taught me that the hands are the instrument of the heart. I think of that often as I teach Holistic Baby to parents and caregivers. It is really important to me to empower parents … Continue reading

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The Holistic Baby approach to eczema

My son has eczema. It is not an uncommon condition in children. An internet search will score you millions of links to products, testimonials and pictures and let me tell you, when your child has eczema you spend a lot … Continue reading

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Is My Kid Normal?

“Is my kid normal?” This is a common concern for parents whether they readily admit it or not. Is my child good enough? Is he smart enough? Is he on par with his peers? What do others think of him? … Continue reading

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Why Children Are Like Leaves

Have you ever seen a tree in the winter completely bare of all its leaves except for one stubborn hold-out who waves its redness defiantly in the wind? A leaf won’t fall off a tree until it is ready. There … Continue reading

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I Heart Chinese Medicine

“Mommy, if you really love somebody do your eyes turn into red hearts?” That was the question my six year old son asked me recently, obviously spawned from watching something on youtube (his media of choice these days). “Well, not … Continue reading

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