Tummy Thyme Blog

As if things couldn’t feel any harder, any more complicated, any more uncomfortable, or more $%&^…  And to top it all off, we must parent our precious, unwitting children through the harshest of storms.  Storms we haven’t had to weather. ...
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“How do I boost the immune system of my kids during this Covid-19 crisis?”   This thought, or a version of it, is constantly running through our minds.  We don’t think it is an understatement to say that feeling concern for the...
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We often talk about the importance of socializing children into family meal-times.  But what does that really mean and how can we apply it to create a successful family-friendly experience? As the term implies, family meals refers to the family...
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With COVID-19, we are literally in unchartered waters.  There is no one message that guides us as parents.  No one expert we can rely on.  So we are left to navigate towards a future that is still uncertain. In light...
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It’s beginning to sound a little clichéd, but this is a very difficult time.  It’s critically important for us to actively keep that in mind as we live through this event, especially as we see our friends crafting with their children or baking bread on Instagram.  We do not ask or even consider ‘optimizing’ time when we go through equivalent losses or hardships.  
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