Discover 5 Post Pregnancy Advantages

By Guest Post

More and more women are discovering the benefits of getting some help post pregnancy to restore, or maybe even improve, their bodies and regain their pre-pregnancy look. This fast-growing trend in the world of plastic surgery is now commonly referred to as the “mummy makeover.” This term can cov... Read More

Funfetti Cake Mix Cookies — Just 3 Ingredients

By Erin Oltmanns

It’s time to celebrate! School is almost out! This calls for Funfetti Cake Mix Cookies! Yes. It’s true. I look forward to the end of the school year with every fiber of my being. Mostly I’m ready for a break from the sound of my own voice saying... “Go get dressed.” “Go brush ... Read More

Find the Most Meaningful Gifts for Mom

By Guest Post

Can a simple birthday gift really show your wife, mom, grandma, or role model how much they mean to you AND say thanks for all the things they do for you throughout the year? Because let's face it, no matter how old we get, moms play a big part in our lives—from the days when they nursed us and to... Read More

How My Son’s Autism Changed My Perspective in a GOOD Way

By YourTango

This article originally appeared on YourTango.  By Liza Walter, Editor It wasn't easy, believe me. My husband and I walked out of the pediatrician's office, hand in hand with our then 2-year-old son and buckled him into his car seat. It was then, and only then, ... Read More

Seen “13 Reasons Why”? Here’s 4 Shows You SHOULD Watch With Teens

By Anna Shirley

I'm not a parent of teens...yet. But it was quite apparent on social media that the Netflix original, "13 Reasons Why" was causing quite a stir. I saw a lot of people posting, even boycotting the series. Personally, knowing the premise of a young girl who encountered sexual assault and committed ... Read More

7 Summer Safety Rules You’ve Forgotten Since Last Year

By Erin Oltmanns

This is a sponsored post by Nationwide. All opinions are my own. Every hour, nearly 50 children will visit the ER with an injury related to bikes, scooter, skates, or skateboards. 11% of those are for serious head injuries. And if you're thinking that those stats don't apply to you and yours b... Read More


By Shannon Breuner Nelson

Chuck E. Cheese's is celebrating 40 years of fun this year! Can you believe it? Time flies when you're running around Chuck E. Cheese's with a fistful of tickets! To celebrate this special day, Chuck E. Cheese's is hosting a world-record breaking party with fun-filled actives and promotions. Have... Read More

11 Ways To Give Your Kids Experiences, NOT Stuff

By Kalli Verbecky

The idea had been percolating around in my head for a while, the older our kids got the more STUFF they'd accumulated and I kind of hated it. I wanted to give our kids experiences over stuff but that's always easier said than done, right?  I think it started for me at Christmas this last... Read More

Keeping Kids Safe With These Basic Tips

By Kalli Verbecky

Hey, let's talk about keeping kids safe.  A broad topic, I know, but one that's at the forefront of every parent's mind, am I right?  When it comes to keeping kids safe we always have the best intentions as parents, but maybe our methods have been all wrong. Stranger danger is a ... Read More

5 Steps for Raising Children That Other People Like to Be Around

By Guest Post

5 Steps for Raising Children That Other People Like to Be Around Believe in your EXAMPLE.  You don’t have to be a saint, but it’s important to realize that your child is watching everything you do and is going to reflect the behavior you teach… whether consciously or subconsciously.&nb... Read More