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Hosting House Guests 101

May 27th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

by Kathy Bertone Your brother and his family will be coming to town for your niece’s wedding and needs a place to stay. Your mother-in-law wants to come see her […]

The Five Best Gifts to Give Your Family

February 12th, 2013 posted by Margaret Paul, Ph.D.

by Margaret Paul, Ph.D. When we think of giving gifts, we usually think of things to buy for people. Yet if you think back on gifts you’ve been given, it […]

Travel Tips for Families on the Go

February 12th, 2013 posted by Molly Hayden Gold

I can honestly say that some of my fondest childhood memories include our cross country car trips. Not only did we cover the state of Ohio from South to North […]

Homeless Over the Holidays

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

I used to live in Henderson, Nevada, just next door to Las Vegas. My husband and I learned very quickly that the town was full of con-artists, rip offs, scams […]

A Thanksgiving Ghost

February 12th, 2013 posted by Donna Halliburton-Herrick

by Donna Halliburton-Herrick In July of 1994, my much loved Granny died very suddenly. I was shocked and hurt and felt terribly guilty that I hadn’t somehow known and been […]

Enjoy The Holidays Without Gaining Weight

February 12th, 2013 posted by Lynn Bode

The holiday season is undoubtedly a time for rejoicing. Unfortunately, the average adult does a little too much celebrating during this time of year, which leads to extra baggage when […]

Giving Thanks: Thinking Outside the Box

February 12th, 2013 posted by Chick Moorman and Thomas Haller

Millions of parents will pause this Thanksgiving to do what the day was originally created for— give thanks for the many blessings that exist in their lives. Turkey, pumpkin pie, […]

Thanksgiving, No Holds Barred

February 12th, 2013 posted by Kellie Head

Every Thanksgiving, my husband and I beam across the table at each other, thankful for our lovely family, our health and our good fortune, completely unaware of the “What I […]

Helping Children of Divorce Through The Holiday Season

February 12th, 2013 posted by D. K. Simoneau

by D. K. Simoneau What day does Thanksgiving fall on anyway? What about Christmas and New Years? What year is this and who’s got the kids for the holidays? You […]

12 Days of Holiday Organizing

February 12th, 2013 posted by Debbie Williams

It’s that wonderful time of year again: the holidays are almost upon us. We know it arrives at the same time every year, and yet it continues to sneak up […]

Teaching Charity to Our Children

February 12th, 2013 posted by Laurie Neal

November 20th is National Family Volunteer Day. What better time to teach your children about charity and volunteering? Here are some ideas to put the whole family in the charitable […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]