All posts by Heidi Borst

Playground roundup of great area parks

There’s no better way to spend time with other moms and their little ones or to wear out the kids than in the fresh spring air. Toledo has some great places to play. We hope our playground roundup inspires you to hit the swings and the slides for some fun. Hook a Walleye This Spring Side

The lowdown on bedwetting

Waking in the middle of the night to change your child’s urine-soaked sheets is not unusual (it affects 20% of 5 year olds and 10% of 8 year olds), but it can be extremely stressful for both children and parents.

Figuring out if your child has colic or acid reflux

Your baby’s fists are clenched, her arms and legs flailing with her face scrunched up in pain, with unrelenting screams. Nothing you do seems to help. It’s heartbreaking to watch your baby suffer. Before you think “colic,” and assume there’s no cure, consider a treatable condition: acid reflux. Dr. Marianne Black of Toledo’s Franklin Park