From The Editors

Scribbling and Playing - 2 New Boogie Board E-writers for Kids

By Anna Shirley

Without fail, whenever my kids pull out a Boogie Board to write, play or draw on, someone else asks me what they are. It's almost too simple to explain that sometimes it's just easier to hand it over to their kid and let them try them out. Yes, they are e-writers. They're for drawing or writing or ... Read More

My Husband Homeschools Our Kids But People Still Ask If He 'Works'

By YourTango

The measure of a man is how he gives himself up for his family. I wish you could see the look on some people's faces when I tell them my husband homeschools our kids. I mean, first of all, homeschool? What is this, a cult? And secondly, your husband does it? What is wrong with this family? I w... Read More

Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn Recipe

By April Davis

I've grown very particular about caramel popcorn-I only like it soft and completely saturated in caramel.  I don't have time for that crunchy stuff, or for not enough caramel!  Adding pumpkin pie spice to my favorite caramel corn recipe just made sense...but if you're not in the mood for the extr... Read More

Family Glamping? Best Trip Ever.

By Rachael Herrscher

We were invited to visit overnight at the Conestoga Ranch "Glamping" Resort. Check it out:   Here's what you need to know: Conestoga Ranch is in Garden City along the shores of Bear Lake. (Also known as the "Caribbean of the Rockies") Golf cart service for your luggage from y... Read More

24 Of The Worst Kid's Halloween Costume FAILS

By Kalli Verbecky

I don't even know where to start with Halloween but I do know what NOT to do when I see it, and I'm nice enough to compile the worst Halloween kid's costume offenders into a handy little guide for what to avoid this upcoming season in case you had any questions. Rule of thumb: if you have to t... Read More

8 Thrilling Ways to Interact with Wildlife on Vacation

By MiniTime

Most kids love animals, so what could be better than a family vacation where you can interact with wildlife in a safe environment. From swimming with sea lions to feed... Read More

What I FOUND After Losing My Husband, Home & Dream For My Kids

By YourTango

It was my dream! How do you leave that behind? When I was 3 years old, my parents divorced. My mom packed us up and moved us from place to place. I was that kid who moved around all the time, who literally attended five different elementary schools. You could say that I knew what it was ... Read More

What Can I Take For Morning Sickness? All Of These Things.

By April Davis

As soon as I found out I was pregnant, I knew the sickness was coming.  This is my third pregnancy and I just can't seem to get by unscathed.  I've gone into my pregnancies hopeful and unfortunately they have all been very difficult.  This time I contacted Pink Stork as soon as I found out I was ... Read More

Nursing Favorites: Boppy Best Latch Breastfeeding Pillow

By Shannon Breuner Nelson

When I was pregnant with my daughter eight years ago, my first purchase at the baby store was a Boppy Pillow. It had a pink slip cover, and all anyone could tell me was how much I was going to use that pillow. And they were right, I used that pillow all the time. Here's the truth. Breastfeeding i... Read More

A Much Needed GNO

By Carina

Nothing restores the soul like a night out with friends. A chance to talk through our lives, our problems, our hopes, things we’ve eaten, I need those girls’ nights on the regular like I need oxygen, or caffeine. I had the chance to meet a couple friends for a night at the movies to see Bridget ... Read More