What If Your Kids Don’t Agree With Your Politics?

Do your kids agree with your politics? Do you expect them too? Are parents crazy, or justified, to think they should? If not, how do you resolve political conflicts as a family? Of course, we...

Apple-Banana Tortillas

Today’s recipe is my hubby’s, I adore it and you will too! The apples and bananas caramelize on the hot skillet. The warmth from the cinnamon and nutmeg, coupled with the sweetness of the brown...

Volunteer With Your Family On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

“Everybody can be great because everybody can serve.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. day is a perfect opportunity to get out and serve with your family. Make it a day on,...

Martin Luther King Day: Honoring His Legacy

“We must work unceasingly to uplift this nation that we love to a higher destiny, to a higher plateau of compassion, to a more noble expression of humanness” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Every...

Nice Things You Say That Really Annoy Me

When we have our babies, it is natural to transform into “mama bear”, stopping at nothing to defend and protect. For the mama who has a child facing additional challenges, this instinct goes into...

Tips For Managing a Large Family

Swim practice, basketball practice, soccer, choir oh my! With six active children there is rarely a dull moment in my house. I can’t even begin to imagine what our lives will look like when...

Ginger Tea Recipe

This homemade tea will feel good when you have a scratchy throat. It’s sweet and spicy! Ingredients and directions: Peel and chop 2 ginger roots. Boil in a medium saucepan full of water for 20 minutes. Cover...

Friday the 13th: Freaky Facts and Superstitions

Approximately 60 million people around the world fear the times when the 13th day of the month falls on a Friday. It’s a fear known as friggatriskaidekaphobia – a term derived from the name of the Norse...

A Dog’s Purpose $150 Visa Gift Card Giveaway

Dog’s are everyone’s best friend and part of the family. This is why we are so excited for the new movie A Dog’s Purpose, coming to theatres January 27. Based on the beloved bestselling novel...

Brooke Burke Cooks Salmon in the Dishwasher!

Ok, you might be asking yourself, “Salmon in the Dishwasher? No way! Well, I know it may sound crazy but you can make the perfect poached salmon in just your dishwasher. I swear! Still...

6 Ways to Save Money on Activities for Your Kids

Raising kids takes a lot of time, patience, love, and- of course- money. It’s difficult enough to keep your child entertained but especially frustrating when you’re trying your best to stick to a family...

7 Things My Five-Year Old Taught Me

1. Enjoy the moment. Kids live fully in the present. No rush, no future worrying, no past regrets. The bug they started to observe on the way to the grocery store is the most...