July 2012

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One mom's plan to raise a kid — without raising greenhouse gases

Mama Greenest Defends Uma Thurman and New Baby: How Soon Is Too Soon to Take Your Newborn Out in Public?

How soon is too soon to take your newborn out in public? Uma Thurman finds herself in the center of this debate


Verbal First Aid: How to Calm Down Your Kids When They’re Hurt

Scraped knee? Don’t freak out! Here’s how to employ Verbal First Aid — courtesy of Hudson Valley’s 2012 Person to Watch Judith Acosta — to calm down that kid


Naptime or Not? Knowing When Your Baby is Ready to Be Put Down for a Nap or Stay Awake

Like some adults who can survive on a handful of hours a night while others need a full eight, some toddlers need more and some less


Healthy, Homemade Ice Pops and Easy Summer Snacks for Kids

Heat waves feel much cooler with these kid-friendly (healthy) snacks and ice pops


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Shannon Gallagher

Shannon Gallagher
Rhinebeck, NY

Dutchess County native Shannon Gallagher is a contributing editor for Hudson Valley Magazine. An erstwhile thrill-seeker, these days she courts disaster of a different variety wrangling a spirited toddler, honing her vegan baking skills, and chasing the ever-elusive work-family balance. She teaches Pilates and does fascial bodywork, and lives in Rhinebeck with Coraline, a cat named Otie, and Sushi the Fish (named, of course, by the toddler).



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