Happy Thursday friends! Here is what’s happening over at SantaRosaMom.com this week:

Pickiness solved?
Scientists believe they have figured out the solution for getting picky eaters to eat their veggies. But their findings might make you pause. Would you try this? Or do you have a different way to get your veggie-resistant child to eat more green?

LAST CHANCE REMINDER – Cupcake’s Casting Call
Cupcake, the boutique for stylish tots and moms, is wrapping up their semi-annual casting call to find adorable kids to model their spring line of clothing. Think your child has what it takes? Then enter your tot! But hurry, deadline is Monday, March 4th.

Mom’s promise to CF child
Robin Johnson is sharing the story of her toddler son with Cystic Fibrosis in efforts to raise awareness and help find a cure for the disease that is threatening her son’s life. I couldn’t even imagine going through some of the harsh realities this family is facing!

Parenting guru visits Santa Rosa
Bestselling author and acclaimed psychologist, Dr. Gordon Neufeld, is holding a seminar next Thursday, March 7th, on how to take the reins back from our kids, even in a society where kids are trending towards being the ones in control. As a parent going through power struggles in my own home, I’ll be attending this seminar. Check out information on this insightful presentation. I’d love to see you there, too.

Family Events

Saturday, March 2
KidsWorx: Kids will have the opportunity to not only learn how liquid can sometimes defy gravity, but will also be observing wiggly, wriggly worms. Free. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friedman Brothers. 4055 Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa. www.cmosc.org

Saturday, March 2
MagiKids: Magician Ray Hoey teaches kids ages 7-12 how to do magic tricks using everyday objects in his third class at the Share Exchange. $30 per student. 12-2 p.m. 531 Fifth St., Santa Rosa. shareexchange.coop

Have a wonderful week, and I’ll see you on the forums!

Crissi Langwell