4 Tips for Juggling Work and Family. Find yourself being pulled away from your family to tend to work? 4 tips to help you be more present with family.
Stress free holiday season? Is it possible? YES. Simple tips, and tricks, help you through the trials and tribulations of your holidays. Even changing one aspect of your daily routine decreases the weight of the world sitting on your shoulders. Giving back to others, or doing good deeds, helps deal with stress, too. I'm sharing [...]
4 unique ways teens can be more involved in high school. It can mean the difference between a great school experience, or a dreadful one. Learn more.
Emphasize Education: 4 major ways college can improve your child's life. Is it for everyone? No. However, it's worth exploring to provide your child options
Make meal time fun for kids during family meal times. Eating with kids can be a struggle. Who needs the stress? Learn about Ceramictopia's unique solution.
3 fun activities kids can turn into careers for their future. Who says kids don't know what they want at a young age? Many do, they just don't realize it.
Have hyper kids? Anyone interacting with kids on a regular basis knows they're full of energy. This energy can be harnessed in a positive direction, or it can go left unchecked. Energetic kids without a healthy outlet can quickly translate into hyper kids looking for trouble. Have hyper kids? Harness their energy for the greater [...]
With parents engrossed in their work and children caught up in school programs, people no longer get sufficient time to engage in family bonding activities. As a result, most families now lack spark and happy family moments. Consequently, teenagers now find peace of mind in interacting with friends on social media. Whatever the case in [...]
Giving back to the community through volunteerism is a great way for families to come together in a positive, meaningful way. Encouraging kids to volunteer at a younger age provides them with life lessons, as well as enrichment benefitting them throughout the rest of their lives. There are many great ways to involve your family, [...]
Natural disasters: what to do if your family is caught in a major earthquake. If you've never experienced an earthquake, come find out what to do!
As summer vacation draws to a close, and the kids go back to school, you're beginning to think about fun activities you can do as a family in the fall months. From hayrides to picking out a pumpkin, there are many activities you can do together, allowing a celebration of the beautiful colors of a [...]
Family vacations are a must in life. If you didn't know this, summer's the best time to enjoy your family vacations, and travel. Kids are off from school for the summer, and adults need a break from their strenuous lifestyle. A survey has shown 59% of people plan to take vacations during the month of [...]
Motherhood is a full-time commitment. Obtaining an education is also a full-time commitment. One of the most challenging things to do is balance motherhood and college. Oh, and to balance college and home life, too! Even though it may feel like a major juggling act, it is possible to balance the two. As long as [...]
Infertility is like a dull ache in the pit of your stomach. A constant sensation of dread, knowing that no matter what you do, it never seems to make a difference. Always wondering about a pregnancy after diagnosis. Double or nothing: an infertile woman's tale of pregnancy after diagnosis Nine failed rounds of IVF proved [...]
When you're someone like me, someone with depression and anxiety, it's easier to close myself off. Hide from the world. It's something I never want my kids to ever do. I'm doing my best to raise my kids so they want to leave my nest. Crazy thought, right? Not really. Let me try to explain.... [...]
Blossom Baby Expo for parents and the children they love is coming to Long Island on February 26, 2017. I remember when I was having my first child, Little Miss. She was a total surprise, and I had NO CLUE what I was supposed to buy, let alone what the best of those something's were. [...]
It's okay with me that I'm not a bigger success. I'm not sure people understand I'm a huge success where it truly matters, as a mother.
Our Independence Day is different this year. It's not better, it's not worse, it's just different. We're celebrating my favorite holiday with a few changes.
Disney Social Media Moms Celebration is an invite only event, but you still have to pay a conference fee. It's not FREE, but it is discounted. It's an invitation many of those in my industry would love to receive, but Disney can't invite everyone. Last year's invite shocked me to no end, as I'm not [...]
Tips to have more fun while parenting your children, so when they reach the teen years, they MIGHT actually listen to you once in a while.
Fellow moms you are not alone. We all go through it. Trust me. We all have the dream of a moment alone. Sick just got real.
I'm not sure why this happens, but when my kids' allergies start up for the season, they get fevers to go along with them. It happens almost every year. I blame it on the fact that here in New York, we go from snow falling one day, to 60 degrees the following day. Flowers open [...]
Maintaining sanity when you've got a loved one in the hospital is difficult. Having a sense of normalcy with FiOS is a nice distraction from the stress.
Holiday cards are something I chose to give up a few years ago, and it has been liberating. Learn why we all need to say no to holiday cards.
Working behind the scenes to get the perfect shot is NOT the best part of November Sunflower. It's sometimes fun, often times it causes my hair to fall out.
Happy Thanksgiving my friends. Please, try to stay home and be with your loved ones. Go shopping tomorrow. Seriously, enjoy the day and shop on Black Friday.
I didn't know what I was in for, but I'm so glad we decided to attend Family Forward at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida.
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Life as a writer isn't the easiest thing in the world. Most of us work from home, behind our computer screens, and rarely have physical interaction with humans that don't live in their home. It's a life I've come to enjoy, as most of my dearest friends are scattered across the country anyway! However, I [...]