Cooking healthy meals together as a family is a great way to make food fun and encourage healthy habits.

3 Tips to Help Your Family Eat Healthier

As a parent, there’s a lot to keep up with. Sometimes it may be difficult to eat healthier. A lot of times, people think eating healthy means eating foods that don’t taste good, and that gives them all the more reason to give in to a drive-thru. Fortunately, though, you …

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5 Myths About Good Parenting

5 myths about good parenting. You know the looks you get from the other parents. The judgmental glares, stares, and rolling of the eyes from the “know-it-all parents” whose kids are perfect.  Well, guess what? There is no such thing as a perfect parent or child. Here are 5 myths you’ll want …

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Parenting Advice: 3 Tips for Cultivating Your Child’s Interests

A child’s interests are often different from your own. The support and enthusiasm of a parent is a powerful catalyst for a child to cultivate their interests. If your child believes that their passions are important and worthwhile it can positively affect their confidence level and their self-perception. It can also improve parent-child …

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12 Must-See Winter 2017 Movies

12 Must-See Winter 2017 Movies

Winter is a great time to hide away in a warm and cozy theater to catch the latest flicks. If you’re into horror or action, rejoice: early 2017 will bring a bumper crop. Steamy romance, a tear-jerker, and a dog lover’s dream are also among next year’s initial cinematic offerings. …

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3 Stress-Free Holiday Decorating Tips

Holiday Decorating is an exciting time to share with family and friends. So how can you create a festive and inviting home without the stress of damaging your walls or furniture? Consider these 3 creative ways to add charm and holiday cheer. Holiday Decorating: Door Hangers Take advantage of the …

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There are a number of different approaches to parenting, and it's important to be mindful of how your parenting style affects your children.

Parenting Advice: What’s Your Parenting Style?

Your sense of fashion or favorite interior design style does not translate into a parenting style. No matter what you personality, you can choose an effective parenting style that works for your family. According to an article by The Center for Parenting Education, the best parenting style for discipline is …

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Music can be a powerful tool for relaxation and stress reduction

Using Music for Relaxation and Stress Reduction

Don’t you love that feeling you get when you hear a great song and your worries seem to melt away with every beat of the drum or sweet melody? Music has the power to lift moods and boost productivity as well as helping us unwind and destress. There is scientific proof …

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How to Relax and Get Rid of Stress as a Parent

Parenting is no easy job, there are many challenges and struggles you come across at some point with your child that you’ve had no preparation for. This is a very stressful time. Some things come easy, some are more difficult. That’s okay! We are here to help you relax and …

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It's not uncommon for kids to turn their noses up a healthy foods, but it's important to continue encouraging healthy eating habits.

Tips for Feeding a Picky Child

At some point in most children’s lives, they become a picky eater. Whether it’s the color, flavor, or texture of the offending foods, it can be very frustrating for a parent. Some days you may even wonder if your child will eat anything at all. In a preferred diet of …

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Teaching Kids Gratitude: It’s Easier Than You Think

Can you teach gratitude? During the holiday season, many parents look for ways to help their kids count their blessings and express thanks to others. Sometimes this can feel like an impossible task – most of us don’t have time for elaborate events or projects, and saying to your kids …

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Date Caramel Sauce

  A crisp, crunchy, and tart apple dipped in sweet caramel sauce just feels like fall to me. I thought it would be a great idea to make a healthier version… Source link

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5 Ways to Make Yourself a Morning Person

Do you have trouble getting out of bed in the morning? While it might be tough to leave the comforts of sleep, you’re not alone—60% of Americans say that they wake up feeling groggy at least a…Source link

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7 Things to Know Before You Donate Blood

The summer’s no vacation for blood banks, and this one has been especially hard: Just after the fourth of July, the American Red Cross issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donations….Source link

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