Chocolate Marshmallow Popcorn Surprise


Who doesn’t love popcorn? Okay,who doesn’t love popcorn with melted marshmallow on top? Okay NOW…who doesn’t love popcorn, melted marshmallow and your favorite candy on top? No one!This recipe is fun to make with the kiddos too! They can help spread the popcorn out and sprinkle the candies on the top…fun! After it cools, you can cut it into squares and bring it to class parties, Superbowl parties …

7 Things My Five-Year Old Taught Me


1. Enjoy the moment. Kids live fully in the present. No rush, no future worrying, no past regrets. The bug they started to observe on the way to the grocery store is the most important thing at this moment and the most valuable experience. 2. Patience. I must admit, it was never my strongest quality, […]

6 Ways to Save Money on Activities for Your Kids


Raising kids takes a lot of time, patience, love, and- of course- money. It’s difficult enough to keep your child entertained but especially frustrating when you’re trying your best to stick to a family budget. Whether you’re looking to cut costs on activities your children are already in, or looking for affordable plans for the […]

Motherhood – Too Much Over Sharing?


When watching movies, television shows or reading novels, I always wondered how authors could gloss over the every day trials and tribulations of being a human being. Why didn’t the main character ever get plagued with a migraine? How come protagonists never complained of stomach cramps? Why couldn’t a romantic lead ever interrupt a pivotal […]

5 Holiday Fashion Secrets That Will Make You Look 5 Pounds Thinner


The following is a guest post byZankhna ParekhTis the season again for glamorous holiday balls, office Christmas parties, and sparkling new years eve parties. It is also the most dreaded time of the year if you are a new mom (or a mom).As we all know, most things dont go back to where they should after having kids, but particularly so if you are a new mom. You know you the …

What Every Mom Needs To Know About The Flu Shot


The following is a guest post byCheryl Franco, MSNEd, RN, RN Remedies blogger and education manager on the Medical/Surgical and Liver and Kidney Transplant unit at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles.During flu season, you see advertising and hear chatter about flu shots. You may wonder, Is it worth the hassle? Every doctor and nurse will say Yes, but you may have doubts and questions about why it is so critical to get …