Articles (LP) http://www.lowcountryparent.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=LP01 Articles (LP) en-us <![CDATA[Ask the Expert: Easy steps to cut clutter and organize your home]]> This month, our expert Jen Van Buskirk offers tips for curtailing clutter and keeping your home organized.

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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:52:00 EST
<![CDATA[The Hawes Family: Fun Facts]]> What is one goal you have set with the experts? One of the goals that we have set with the experts is to increase the amount of time we spend working out.]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:46:00 EST <![CDATA[The Palmer Family: Fun Facts]]> What is one goal you have set with the experts? To enjoy family fitness and sport together rather than as an individual experience.]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:45:00 EST <![CDATA[Lowcountry Parent Looks: May street style]]> Michelle Tarleton and daughter Carmen are bright as blooms in their colorful spring apparel. The fashion savvy pair are sporting looks and accessories from trés Carmen Boutique, Tarleton’s James Island shop and the winner of the 2016...]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:32:00 EST <![CDATA[Mom of the Month: May 2016]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:24:00 EST <![CDATA[The keys to success: What you should know about kids' music lessons]]> With all of the arts events around town this spring, it's a great time to introduce your little ones to music of all kinds.

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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:07:00 EST
<![CDATA[Decision time: Choosing the right school for your child]]> You interview pediatricians to ensure that your child is getting top-notch health care. You carefully choose the foods that best fuel your little one's growing body. You negotiate screen time and outside time and play time and bath time. You say when it's lights out and offer good night kisses to make certain your child receives enough rest.]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:23:00 EST <![CDATA[10 things to look for in a school]]> - High expectations

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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:04:00 EST
<![CDATA[Full Length: Yoga Therapy]]> Fit Family Challenge and CCPRC workout video - Yoga therapy provides a foundation for health by developing self-observation. This class uses gentle movement to increase flexibility, gain strength, and teach breathing techniques to promote relaxation and manage common chronic conditions including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and...]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 10:57:00 EST <![CDATA[Full Length: Yoga In the Meadow]]> Fit Family Challenge and CCPRC workout video - Teachers guide participants through a flowing series of yoga postures while maintaining a focus on alignment and breath to build heat, flexibility, and strength. Open to all fitness levels.

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:12:00 EST
<![CDATA[Full Length: HIIT the Beach]]> Fit Family Challenge and CCPRC workout video - Maximize calorie burn, decrease body fat, and improve overall fitness level in this heart pumping beach body boot camp. Work every major muscle group and leave with a renewed sense of energy and accomplishment.

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:05:00 EST
<![CDATA[Mom of the Month: April 2016]]> Sharon Randall, 33, of Mount Pleasant is a relative newcomer to the Lowcountry, but she already feels at home. She credits the area's hospitality, but her friends say Sharon draws people in with her friendly demeanor and sense of humor.

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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 09:56:00 EST
<![CDATA[Meet our 2016 Spotlight Families]]> Editor's Note: Each year we invite two families to serve as our ambassadors for the Fit Family Challenge. Our Spotlight Families will receive coaching from a panel of experts including a fitness trainer, dietician and wellness coach. They'll also chronicle their journeys toward healthier living in blogs at...]]> Thu, 31 Mar 2016 10:56:00 EST <![CDATA[High-energy snacks: Healthy bites to get you through the day]]> In the spirit of the upcoming Fit Family Challenge, we set out to find recipes that are not only quick and delicious, but healthy too! You can find the following recipe and many more on Lowcountry Parent's "Fit Family Challenge" Thu, 31 Mar 2016 11:22:00 EST <![CDATA[Speedy no-cook avocado pasta sauce]]> Associated Press]]> Thu, 31 Mar 2016 11:04:00 EST