Black Bean and Corn Veggie Burgers

If you’re looking to have a few more meals that are great for Meatless Monday that the kids will love, this burger is for you! This clean and delicious alternative to a greasy burger...

I Promise To Let You Have Ugly Hair

I recently spent time around a table with some older and wiser mothers. Conversation soon turned to teenagers. I envied my own budding members of this often maligned demographic, who sat on the hostess’ matching...

Keeping Your Kids Safe: Baby-Proofing Your Home

The following is a guest post by Rick Console.  You may think that your home is the safest place for your child, but it’s not. There is danger lurking around every corner (in fact, the corners...

“Nuts About You” Mother/Daughter Bracelet Craft

Looking for a fun way to entertain your kids during those long summer days? We’ve got the perfect mother-daughter craft idea! These bracelets are absolutely adorable and so simple to make – all for less...

Beat Bugs $100 Target Gift Card Giveaway

You are all probably hooked on the Emmy Award-winning animated kids series, Beat BugsTM by now. If for some reason you don’t know about it yet, then you definitely have to check out this hit show...

Easy Summer Soup Recipes

Everyone enjoys eating soup, but in the summertime, most people put their soup-eating on hold.  The heat of summer is actually one of the best times for soup, as it is water-rich, uses the...

Summer Fitness Tips for Moms from Gabby Reece

Gabby Reece is a mother of two, former professional beach volleyball player and  an expert when it comes to getting in shape. Here are her 5 tips for staying fit this summer. Take Mindful Strides:...

We Are Never “Asking For It”

The following is a guest post by Alane Miller Howell, Ph.D. Imagine you are a man in a deserted area. You see a woman walking naked and drunk down the street.  Nobody is around.  Nobody...

Yukon Gold Potato Salad [Food Allergy-Friendly]

Do any of your friends or family members have food allergies? If so, it can make planning the menu for a summer BBQ or picnic a little more complicated! So if you’re wondering what to...

Two Sweet Summer Treat Recipes (Made With or Without Alcohol)

Summer calls for fresh treats that are fruity, cold, and delicious. When it comes to summer fruits, oranges are often overlooked and they don’t deserve the attention they deserve. Here are two great summer recipes...

Keep Your Kids Safe in the Water this 4th of July

If you are planning on hitting the beach, pool, or nearby lake to celebrate the 4th this year, make sure you keep your little ones safe while enjoying the water with family and friends! The...

8 Tips For Raising Girls with Confidence

I grew up in a picturesque suburb of New York City. By all outside appearances, I had it together: confident, carefree, and a natural leader.  I went to college, built a high profile career...