Organize your Recipes with Dish Dish!

If you’re like me you’ve collected recipes over the year from an amazing number of sources....more

Reclaim Your Facebook Feed—See What You Want, Avoid What You Don’t!

Over recent years Facebook has made a lot of changes that affect what appears in users’ newsfeed. You may have noticed that you don’t always see posts from your friends like you used to, or maybe you see a whole lot more posts from other friends than you used to? The good news is there are some simple ways you can regain control of what you see in your newsfeed, and which of your posts are seen by your friends! ...more

The Great Reader’s Giveaway: Ultimate Summer Kickoff

There are few things that I love more than going to the mailbox and finding that someone has sent me a book to read! Even if I ordered the book, and I totally knew that it was coming, it’s still the best prize the mail carrier ever leaves me! If someone has sent me a book for free, then it’s even more of a bonus! ...more

Advice for the Graduates: Take Your Time

There are boxes lining the hallway from your bedroom down to the family room....more

What Are Your Kids Watching? A Parent’s Guide to Monitoring Media Consumption

As a parent, it’s your duty to protect your child from unsuitable content. However, as we progress into an increasingly digital age, it becomes harder to monitor what children see online and on TV. Use these tips to take control of your child’s media consumption: What Do The TV Ratings Mean? ...more

10 Things I Want My Daughter to Know as She Starts Dating

I knew that this day would come eventually, I admit that I’m glad it has come later rather than sooner! There is a lot of time for dating, and there was no reason to rush into it. As she has with everything, my daughter is very level headed, she wants more from life than just a boyfriend, or series of boyfriends ....more

Things I Never Want to Read About on the Internet Again

First let me say that I absolutely love blogging. I love that it gives me a creative outlet, and sometimes just an outlet! I love that I have made some amazing friends! ...more

4 Signs You Need a Mommy Makeover

When you were pregnant, you probably spent a pretty good chunk of change on cute maternity clothing. Once your adorable baby was born, your focus understandably shifted to taking care of your infant, and you no longer had the time or energy to focus on your clothing. But just because you’re a mom, doesn’t mean your style should go out the window ....more

Chasing Your Dreams Can Be Terrifying

Yesterday I made a commitment. I made a commitment to myself, to my family, to the person I used to be, and to the person I hope to become someday. That commitment was to follow my dream and not to give up ....more

4 Ways to Help Your Teen Get Better Sleep

As part of trying to figure out why my teenage daughter suffered from a migraine that lasted 3 1/2 years, we saw every specialist under the sun and that included seeing a sleep specialist. We discovered that she suffers from restless leg syndrome as a result of low ferratin (stored iron) in her system. ...more