How to Make Wrapping Paper Christmas Tree Decorations

Want to give your home a festive touch? Christmas decorations can be super expensive so I came up with the idea of making all my decorations with wrapping paper this year. Different papers, different decorations. Make...

Lost in Translation – What We Say and What Kids Hear

Communication…or should I say miscommunication. In my opinion, it is probably one of the most frustrating things. As adults, we all know those people who can never understand what you are saying, or they...

Spicy Quinoa Chickpea Patties (Quinoa Falafel)

The following recipe was originally published on RebelGrain.com. Visit the website for more great ideas and cooking tips! I don’t know where my love of chickpeas comes from – but it runs deep. I love them rinsed...

Seven Ways to Give our Kids the Right Gifts for Their Future

A little girl . . . was in a drawing lesson. She was six, and she was at the back, drawing, and the teacher said this girl hardly ever paid attention, and in this drawing lesson, she...

Breastfeeding and The Office: A Marriage Made in, Well, Not Heaven

I am quite sure the bartenders at the Cellar Bar had no idea what I was handing them. Maybe they thought it was a new type of mixer. But whatever they thought (they didn’t...

Traveling Mysteries and Annoyances

Lately I’ve been traveling alone for some work functions and conferences. Not having to wrangle kids has given me the opportunity to notice some of the other things going on in the travel world....

Mommy Makeup Tutorial: How To Wear Gold & Silver Eye Shadow

The holiday season is here and it’s the perfect time to bring some glamour and glitter to your makeup look. Try these five easy steps using gold or silver shadows to add some twinkle and...

Bake Easy & Delicious Cake Pops with Your Kid!

My name is Erica Tucker and I am the owner of Sweet E’s Bake Shop! We’re a custom bake shop in Los Angeles. I’m going to walk you through making cake pops – an...

SpongeBob SquarePants and the Seven Deadly Sins

We tend to think of children’s television as safe a place for our kids, a bastion of innocence in a sometimes scary world. And what could be sweeter than a neon-yellow anthropomorphic sponge? So it...

Let’s Craft: Make Your Own Snow Globe!

This project comes from Jessica Begum, the crafty momma behind the blog Hipster’s Tea Party. Check out her tutorial for how to make your own snowglobe: Snow globes have always intrigued my curiosity. Ever since I...

Dealing With Loss Through the Holidays

The Holidays are a notoriously hard time for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one. For all of us women struggling with infertility, the Holidays are a time when we grieve...

Crispy “Not Fried” Fried Chicken Recipe

Is your child a picky eater?  We can relate, one of Tammy’s daughters is super particular and it can certainly get tiresome. Something we’ve noticed, however, is that any time a food is fried, even...