You preach healthy eating to your family all the time. Why shouldn’t that apply to Halloween, too? You don’t have to give into the temptations of eating unhealthy treats until your stomach aches. Here are some healthier Halloween treat alternatives that you’ll actually feel good about feeding to your kids.
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Easter is almost here! If you’re looking for some fresh ideas for what to leave in your family’s Easter baskets, we’ve got you covered.Here are a few of our favorite sweets and treats:1. Big Hopper Easter Gift from Harry & David2.Dark Chocolate Sea Salt Caramels from Marich3. Homemade Marshmallow Peeps (get the recipe here)4. Gimbal’s Sour Gourmet Jelly Beans5. LindtMilk Chocolate Gold BunnyPINTEREST …
Turkey, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce – Thanksgiving is one of the few holidays that, for the most part, has a very established list of standard menu items. But this year, why not switch it up? Shake up your dinner table with some of these creative alternatives to traditional Turkey Day dishes!1. Instead of boring dinner rolls or biscuits, give your guests a sweet surprise with these message-stuffed crescent rolls.
While beauty is only skin deep, some beauty products contain harmful chemicals that go way into your skin. Here are some surprising facts about that deodorant stick you use every day as well as some some safer, greener alternatives in case you decide to ditch that toxic stick. While beauty is only skin deep, some beauty products contain harmful chemicals that go way into your skin. Here are some surprising facts about that deodorant stick you use every day as well as some some safer, greener alternatives in case you decide to ditch that toxic stick.
In an exclusive Modernmom interview with Emily Proctor, the “CSI: Miami” star revealed the scoop about being pregnant for the first time (her baby is due in December!) and what kind of mommy she hopes to be. She is so sweet and we have a hunch she’ll be a great mommy!
Do you feed your child Froot Loops and other foods containing coloring and dyes? Then, you NEED to read the rest of this article. Weve always been told that food coloring is harmless and that it just makes foods look more appealing. But, in fact, it is a harmful poison that has the potential to damage your child in various ways, from neurological issues to cancer. These accusations come from a new research report from the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), a non-profit consumer watchdog organization.
Its the beginning of summer and your kids will be playing outside, going to summer camp, swimming, and now that they have a break from schoolwork, watching TV. There will certainly be times when you are not around to monitor the content on the screen. TV Watch, a national group promoting parental controls, helps you take control of what your family watches. There are a variety of tools to help parents manage what their children see on TV, including the TV rating system, on-air advisories and warnings, the v-chip in your television and parental controls on cable and satellite. Here are some tips for parents on monitoring what your kids watch.
It may sound a like a funny question, but there’s nothing funny about it when you’re with a partner that snores. In fact, studies are saying that snoring can and has ruined relationships. Say your husband is snoring, for example, the next thing you know you two are sleeping separately and then what? No more sex life. Not getting enough sleep can impact your daily life and relationships with family and friends. We had a little office poll and a few of us said we wouldn’t even continue dating someone if we found out they snored. Then again, sometimes snoring happens with age, and not something your partner does within the first few years you’re with them. Look at these shocking statistics on snoring! What would you do if your partner snored? Sleep on the couch? Leave? (A little extreme, we know…)