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    All You Need is Love and a Dog (or Three)

    All You Need is Love and a Dog (or Three)

    Adopting a family dog can teach your kids some wonderful life lessons and bring your family closer through shared experience and responsibility.
    Adopting a family dog can teach your kids some wonderful life lessons and bring your family closer through shared experience and responsibility.
    St. Nick's Holiday Safety Tips

    St. Nick's Holiday Safety Tips

    Santa's busy making lists and checking them twice! It's lists of holiday safety tips to make sure you and your loved ones have a safe and magical holiday...

    Santa's busy making lists and checking them twice! It's lists of holiday safety tips to make sure you and your loved ones have a safe and magical holiday season. Check out St. Nick's favorite safety tips. 

    3 Ways to Encourage an Attitude of Gratitude Year Round

    3 Ways to Encourage an Attitude of Gratitude Year Round

    While Thanksgiving is the perfect time to gather with family and give thanks, here are three creative ideas for embracing gratitude beyond turkey day.
    While Thanksgiving is the perfect time to gather with family and give thanks, here are three creative ideas for embracing gratitude beyond turkey day.
    Celebrating Halloween with Teens and Tweens

    Celebrating Halloween with Teens and Tweens

    Getting into the Halloween spirit is a fun way for our entire family to enjoy fall and create memories. Even when your kids have outgrown trick or treating,...
    Getting into the Halloween spirit is a fun way for our entire family to enjoy fall and create memories. Even when your kids have outgrown trick or treating, there are so many fun ways to celebrate Halloween. My older daughter no longer goes trick or treating but still counts this spooky season as one of her favorite holidays.
    Four Ways to Make Dinner Prep a Breeze

    Four Ways to Make Dinner Prep a Breeze

    Sometimes the very thought of preparing a meal when I get home after a long day at work is stress inducing. Here are four ways to make dinner prep a breeze...

    Sometimes the very thought of preparing a meal when I get home after a long day at work is stress inducing. Here are four ways to make dinner prep a breeze so that when your family asks, “What’s for dinner?,” you have a plan.

    10 Family Staycation Ideas

    10 Family Staycation Ideas

    Want to explore your city like a tourist or just get to know your community a little better? Your next family vacation could be a budget friendly staycation.
    Want to explore your city like a tourist or just get to know your community a little better? Your next family vacation could be a budget friendly staycation.
    10 Time Savers for Busy Moms

    10 Time Savers for Busy Moms

    What does every busy mom want (besides wine and a personal chef)? A busy mom wants more time. Here are 10 great time savers I've used to keep sane.
    What does every busy mom want (besides wine and a personal chef)? A busy mom wants more time. Here are 10 great time savers I've used to keep sane.
    7 Cyber Safety Tips for Families

    7 Cyber Safety Tips for Families

    With more households going online, and more children having phones or tablets of their own, it's more important than ever to learn how to protect our...

    With more households going online, and more children having phones or tablets of their own, it's more important than ever to learn how to protect our families from the dangers of the web. Here are some useful tips to discuss with your family and resources you can use to help keep your family safe.