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If Mom Gets a Nap for Mother’s Day I’m Going to SCREAM

By Erin Oltmanns

*climbs onto soapbox” I’ve noticed something over the last few years. Every Mother’s Day I see moms posting messages on Facebook or Instagram sharing messages of gratitude and heartfelt appreciation for the fact that they…. Wait for it… Got to take a nap. A nap. Now, let... Read More

Bill Gates Reveals Minimum Age For Kids To Get A Cell Phone

By Rachael Herrscher

Every wonder what the cell phone rules are at the homes of tech geniuses like Bill Gates? Wait no longer.  In a recent interview with The Mirror, he said:  “We don’t have cell phones at the table when we are having a meal, we didn’t give our kids cell phones until they wer... Read More

Science Says: Hang Out With Your Mom, She’ll Live Longer

By Kalli Verbecky

Raise your hand if you're over 30 and staring down the barrel of your parents getting older, like, as in entering the foray of senior citizenry.  I'm there, you might be too.  Aging parents are an issue adult children are facing down every day and it might be more complicated tha... Read More

Create Videos with Framy, Hilarity Ensues

By Anna Shirley

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Framy. All opinions are 100% mine. You guys. I just spent a rainy day with kids in the house and we pretty much played with Framy all afternoon. Framy is a new app that allows you to edit and create videos. The cool part - you can pluck people o... Read More

Fate Led to This Amazing Newborn Photoshoot

By YourTango

This article originally appeared on YourTango. By Brittany White, Editor They were born just hours apart in the same hospital. These two were simply meant to be! Two newborns, coincidentally named Romeo and Juliet, were both born hours apart at the same hospital last week.&nbs... Read More

Child Internet Safety: Online Kid Games and What You Should Know

By Debbie Gisle

With block games taking over in the gaming world, parents (like me!) are excited to see building games that don't have guns, violence or fighting. Games like Minecraft and Roblox were games I felt a little less guilty about when I said yes to playing on the computer. But you still need to be mindful... Read More

14 Healthy Trader Joe’s Picks For Counting Macros!

By Kalli Verbecky

My love for all things Trader Joe's runs deep and true, and even deeper for the quick and easy, HEALTHY Trader Joe's groceries I can pick up. I dunno why because every store is basically the size of a 2 car garage, and let's not even talk about the kid size carts, those things are the devil's t... Read More

Easy Lemon Cookies from Cake Mix

By Erin Oltmanns

Are you ready for something with a little ZING?! How about these easy-as-pie lemon cookies from cake mix? And because we’re hopelessly devoted to chocolate in all of it’s glorious iterations, we’ve added creamy white chocolate chips to the mix. Of course lemon fans will tell you that this b... Read More

The Top 5 Dying Regrets Might Change How You Parent

By YourTango

This article originally appeared on YourTango. By Mia Von Scha, Expert Life lessons from the edge of death. A palliative nurse, Bronnie Ware, recorded the top five regrets of the dying and has written a book on this and what we can learn in terms of living a fulfilling life.&... Read More

Best Way To Prevent Teen Drug Abuse? Iceland Has The Answer

By Anna Shirley

Iceland may have the key to preventing teen drug abuse but other countries aren't following their lead. Over the past 20 years, Iceland has taken an unconventional approach to reducing drug teen abuse - not just giving kids alternatives to drug use but to prevent even starting in the first place. Wh... Read More