From The Editors

Book Recommendations: 10 of our Favorite Parenting Books

By April Davis

Having a third child has inspired me to doing some reading. Parenting books, specifically.  My new baby has affected my current children and of course they both chose to react differently.  My four year old has begun throwing tantrums (something she didn't do much of during her t... Read More

What's New at Universal Orlando in 2017

By MiniTime

Universal Orlando is a favorite park for so many kids. It’s not only the popular addition of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter a few years ago that make it popular. There are other legendary movie-themed rides such as Jurassic Park and E.T. that kids, and adults, cherish alike. The park’s atte... Read More

Does This Ice Cream Flavor REALLY Boost Milk Supply?

By April Davis

A month ago, published an article about the Ben & Jerry's new ice cream, “Oat of this Swirled” flavor claiming that it would help boost milk supply for lactating mothers.  As a lactating mother myself, I decided I need to investigate this claim.  Anytime anyone... Read More

Disney Dole Whip + Cotton Candy = True Love

By Melanie Donahoo

I'm a Disneyland late bloomer. I was 28 when I went for the first time. Not to worry, I quickly drowned my repressed childhood sorrows in a giant turkey leg. (Which are apparently EMU LEGS?!?! Thanks for ruining it, Zachary Levi.) Disney food is talked about nearly as much as anything else at the pa... Read More

Buster Moon Pie Muddy Buddies

By Erin Oltmanns

This post is in partnership with Universal Pictures Home Entertainment Friday is movie night at our house. And it’s becoming a production. It starts with takeout—we rotate who gets to pick (because mediating the inevitable disagreement between two kiddos does not make for a happy Mama) and th... Read More

Best Dog Friendly Vacations in the US for Families

By MiniTime

There’s no need to leave your dog behind on a family vacation. After all, your furry companion is a huge part of your family, right? With about 38,880 pet-friendly hotels in the US, it’s easy to plan a dog friendly vacation. And with about 13,040 dog friendly restaurants in the country, your fam... Read More

Cake Mix Reese's Peanut Butter Cookies

By Erin Oltmanns

Our obsession with Easter candy continues—and now we’ve found a way to make Reese's Peanut Butter Cookies by combining the glorious ease of a cake mix cookie with the traffic-stopping deliciousness of Reese’s Peanut Butter Eggs. You know how Reese’s peanut butter cups deliver the magic ba... Read More

Sesame Street Debuts New Muppet With Autism

By Kalli Verbecky

Sesame Street just introduced their newest regular muppet, Julia. Other than being adorable and spunky, like most all muppets are, Julia is also the first muppet with autism.  Sesame Street has always had their finger on the pulse of what's going on with kids and families. Statistics sho... Read More

5 Reasons to Use MINTED For Your Birth Announcements and Christening Invitations

By April Davis

I am so impressed with minted.  They offer the cutest designs for birth announcements and christening invitations.  I wasn't sure what we were going to do about inviting everyone to our son's blessing and they quickly took care of that problem!  Isn't the design so darling? I l... Read More

Watch "This Is Us" Kids Recite Their Grown Up Lines

By Rachael Herrscher

Seriously. We can't get enough of this show. Or thes adorable kids.  It's the Tuesday after Daylight Savings, and we're all still feeling a little tired and a little annoyed about losing that hour of sleep. There's still three more days until the weekend, and, worst of all, tonight marks ... Read More