I used to laugh in the face of the new year. "Resolutions? Blast. I don't need them!" That was before kids. That was before I was humbled beyond recognition. That was before I desperately needed a clean slate, a "do over," like every five minutes. That was before I was a parent of a toddler.
Invisible pollutants, like air pollution, still pose health risks to millions of Americans. On any given day, these five pollutants can be found at dangerous levels in the air somewhere in the nation. Educate yourself on how they could be affecting your health, and what you can do to "clear the air."
Does it seem like your child has radar from across the house the moment you pick up the phone to have a conversation. Inevitably, there suddenly is an urgent question that must be answered -- right NOW! Breaking free of this cycle may not happen overnight. Still, use "No Interruptions Day" as a stepping stone in the right direction.
A fresh snowfall is something to celebrate. It transforms your lawn or a local park from a boring expanse of brown into a sparkling wonderland, making it easy to get kids (and grownups too) outside and moving.
Have you had a baby howl hysterical on Grandma's lap or a child stomp off angry after opening a gift? Breath...and then take a tantrum busters from our bag of magical meltdown busters.
With Christmas tomorrow, the "After Christmas" sales begin. And you thought Black Friday rocked for bargains! While known for being prime exchange time, the week after Christmas picks up steam with great deals on practically everything. Here's how you can nab the best deals in store and online.
From snow angels and to sledding, snowboarding and hockey, you'll find something to interest every member of your family. Follow a few basic precautions will keep kids and parents enjoying those outdoor activities all winter long!
There was a time in my life where I would brag to my husband about my mad multitasking skills. I mean really, it IS a skill. Talking on the phone, making dinner AND unloading the dishwasher at once? Please. I am a pro.
The idea of family holiday togetherness may warm your heart. Reality might fill you with another emotion -- dread. These tips can help keep the "holly, jolly" in the holiday.
We know that with the economy, everyone's trying to stretch their holiday dollar a bit more so we've put together some last minute tips to help you out.