How to Nip Sibling Battles in the Bud


The following guest post is from Dr. Laura Nathanson Siblings are supposed to fight. Aren’t they? Isn’t that why Nature gave us backseats in cars? That’s how it seems in the media. It’s a running joke. In real life, many parents really want their children to get along together, but are quick to add that […]

How To Build A Website For Independent Sales Reps


Women earning extra (or sole) income as independent sales representatives isn’t a new trend of the 21st century. There have been “Avon Ladies” for decades, and your own mom probably attended or hosted her fair share of Tupperware parties. Of course, the main difference these days is technology. Leveraging social media to host virtual sales […]

How To Shop For The Win During March Madness


The following article was written by Jenn Worden and was sponsored by Mirum Shopper but all opinions are my own. I love my husband, but I must admit that I get a little jealous when March Madness® rolls around each year.  My husband forfeits our time together, which is okay, I mean he is spending […]

Of Life, Loss and Finding Joy


That Moment in Time – When it felt time to have my first child, I knew it, and approached it as inevitable. But my next steps in life didn’t follow a straight path, it jerked sideways and turned out nothing like I imagined it would. I define my life as the before and the after; […]

Sleep Training: The Myths and Facts


Sleep training is a hotly debated topic. Advocates and opponents have set up camps on two opposing sides of the sleep training divide with seemingly no middle ground. Proponents of sleep training argue that it does not harm the child and has benefits for the child and family. Opponents say that “cry-it-out” techniques are cruel […]

8 Ways to Teach Your Kids Mindful Eating


Introducing whole foods to your children is an exciting time, and one that can likely start you down a road of wondering whether or not you are providing them with the right foods, at the right time. While parents share many similar questions and concerns surrounding food for their kids (especially if they’re picky eaters), […]