Last Minute Stocking Stuffers

It’s almost that time! Well, if you stepped into any CVS right after Halloween, then it’s been that time for quite a while. The holiday season is here!  Sleigh bells are ringing, your children...

6 Ways To Stay Healthy and Active During the Holidays

This post is sponsored by Nature’s Way® Joint Movement Glucosamine®. ModernMom has been compensated for this post, but all opinions are my own. The holiday season is well upon us which means beautiful lights, peppy...

Holiday Travel Tips and Tricks

I was feeling overwhelmed yesterday and I’m not sure why.  Maybe holiday malaise has already sunk in? Could it be that I have pushed myself so incredibly hard over the last year that I...

5 Holiday Fashion Secrets That Will Make You Look 5 Pounds Thinner

The following is a guest post by Zankhna Parekh Tis’ the season again for glamorous holiday balls, office Christmas parties, and sparkling new years’ eve parties.  It is also the most dreaded time of the year...

Holiday Candied Pecans Recipe

These candied pecans make the sweetest gift scooped into small jars with a bow. You could also make the candied pecans ahead of time, and put them out on your holiday table in festive...

Get the Skinny on Exercising When You’re Sick

In addition to making you feel sick, winter bugs such as the flu and common cold, can leaving you feeling frustrated over missed workouts. Dedication to your workout and physical fitness doesn’t always have...

How To Do Yoga With Your Kids

I have been wanting to teach little kids yoga for years. Yesterday, I had my very first four-year-old yoga client and now I have a few more of them in the coming week. Yoga is...

Watermelon Snowman Recipe

Why not bring a watermelon snowman to a holiday party this year? It’s healthy and tasty… sure to be a hit! And best of all, watermelon is packed with Vitamin A, Vitamin C and Vitamin...

5 Tips to Help Step-Parents Stay Sane

No matter how long you’ve been a step-parent or have been a part of your stepchild’s life, there will inevitably be times when you you are reminded that you are not a biological parent....

SING $100 Fandango Gift Card Giveaway

Don’t let fear stop you from doing the thing you love. This is a great message for all of us and is the theme of the new film SING. Set in a world like ours...

Mariah, Adele, Lady Gaga + More In Epic James Corden’s Christmas Carpool Karaoke

If you want a guaranteed smile, then please watch this video. This will get anyone in the holiday mood! LOVE.

How to Match Your Parenting Style to Your Child’s Needs

“The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.” – Leonardo da Vinci “I’m never going to drive when I grow up,” my 5-year-old son, Alessio, says in his quiet, determined way. “I am,” his sister, Sienna,...