There comes a moment in all parents lives when your kid loses his/her mind and talks back to you. It happens in a flash but how you deal with it shortly after will set the tone for the rest of your life and will affect…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on June 28, 2017 at 9:02pm — No Comments
Have you been thinking about changing some habits but just can't seem to get started or when you start you can't stick to the new routines? Are you feeling like these are just things you are going to have to live with? I have been there and I can say that with some focus and mindful choices all is not lost.
Choosing poor behavior out of habit becomes natural because once you have been doing something for so long your mind plays tricks on you that…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on June 28, 2017 at 8:56pm — No Comments
Along with pancakes, granola is a staple in our house! And the crunchier the better! We use granola on top of yogurt, smoothie bowls and in place of cereal. Not only does homemade granola make a tasty addition but the inclusion of all the healthy fats keeps us…Continue
Added by Shelby Stover on June 14, 2017 at 9:00am — No Comments
I am a big proponent of talking about sex in an age-appropriate way with your children. My son knows that he can ask me questions and he will get honest explanations. He knows the correct anatomical names for body parts, he understands how babies are born and he even understands the basics of how breast milk is made. As he gets older, we will…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on May 31, 2017 at 6:47am — No Comments
"I'm definitely going to say it's a Privilege, as a Government employee I am Granted um Health Care and I see first hand that for one to have Health Care you need to have jobs so, therefore we need to continue to cultivate this environment that we're given the opportunities to have Health Care as well as jobs to all the American Citizens worldwide."
I believe by now most of us are familiar with these…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on May 17, 2017 at 8:16pm — No Comments
If it's on thing I've learned for sure in my twenty-two years of parenting is the value of asking the right questions. I'm a firm believer that in order to fully understand the cause of something we must ask as many questions as possible. Being afraid of the answer is not…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on April 28, 2017 at 5:43pm — No Comments
Have you started to or have you already finished putting away those heavy Winter sweaters? Did you arrange a date with your Landscaper? Have you switched out your heavy drapes for the lighter Spring and Summer material?
Seems like the moment Spring arrives we quickly…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on April 12, 2017 at 5:30pm — No Comments
The skin is a delicate part, which is prone to attack by infection, breakouts and other imperfections. There are many factors that contribute skin blemishes and imperfections, but they can be controlled by taking proper care of the skin. It is challenging to maintain healthy and smooth skin, and…Continue
Added by Evlin Symon on April 5, 2017 at 5:00am — No Comments
How do I say this without sounding like I'm insensitive? How do you express to someone that you see so much potential in them and can't understand why they don't see it in themselves?
The bottom line is...you can't.
One of my Besties favorite thing to say is "you can lead a horse to water but you can't make them drink." It…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on March 29, 2017 at 7:54pm — No Comments
Sitting behind a desk all day can not only be a strain on you health mentally (bad lighting, lack of Vitamin D, closed in by four walls with phones ringing while typing away...) but it can be a strain on your physical health as well. With eight hours or more in a stationary position your back and core muscles suffer as well as your metabolism. Irregular lunch breaks coupled…
Added by Karla Gibbs on February 23, 2017 at 4:20pm — No Comments
Ready to plan meals like a pro? This Lazy Mom’s Guide to meal planning will get your weekly meals all set in just 10 minutes/week! This is a practical system for busy moms who don’t have any extra time to fuss around with complicated and time-consuming ideas.…Continue
Added by Ana Willis on February 10, 2017 at 10:00pm — No Comments
I was having a conversation with my neighborhood Bank Teller. We so happened to be getting lunch at the same Deli. I asked him how things were going with his son's Senior year and College prep. He said going as best as could be expected. I remembered earlier conversations we had had in regards to his…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on February 8, 2017 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Planning meals and snacks out for your toddler can be a bit frustrating. After all, with six meals each day to think of, you may be wondering what the hell to feed them?…Continue
Added by Shelby Stover on February 1, 2017 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Added by Shelby Stover on January 25, 2017 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Losing extra body weight is the only way to stay fit & fine and in shape. Universally we love to be slim and trim but very few of us have the stamina to follow healthy weight loss plan. The 6 keys narrated here are globally proven tips for shedding unwanted body weight.
One of the most significant clues to healthy weight loss is doing and enjoying exercise. Once you start enjoying exercise, you will do your workout with ardent passion and diligence; it…Continue
Added by Pausali Das on January 8, 2017 at 5:30am — No Comments
Tomatoes smell exactly like summer sunshine. After years of eating anemic, mealy tomatoes from the grocery store, I was blissfully surprised when I first grew my own in college. I love the heft of a sun-ripened heirloom about ready to burst with all that sweetness and warmth.
I always have more than I could ever eat, and so saving their…Continue
Added by Meghan Throckmorton on November 8, 2016 at 1:45pm — No Comments
Sometimes when my husband has to work late, I give my son a special treat and let him watch a movie while he eats dinner. It's a rare event, but one that I can justify since most of our dinners are spent around the family table, eating and talking about our days. That together time at dinner is important to me, as it is one of the best parts of my day.…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on November 7, 2016 at 7:12am — No Comments
With my Year of Nothing New Challenge just around the corner, my thoughtful husband bought me the most perfect early birthday present: A refurbished food processor. Up until this point, I always made Vegan Nut Cheeses in my blender. The poor machine would smoke and whine,…Continue
Added by Meghan Throckmorton on October 27, 2016 at 9:00pm — No Comments
A lovely evening of Pretty Little Liars watching with my Lil mama bought upon some great conversation and as I fell asleep last night this is what I thought of again. So I wanted to talk about it with you.
Here's is a BIG question...
Should I admit I don’ have all the answers? I don’t really know everything after all?
Would it be so terrible of me to actually “be human”?…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on August 28, 2016 at 4:49pm — No Comments
-You will never get your figure back
-You will always need more sleep
-You may develop bladder problems
-Your house will be a mess
-You will not be interested in sex
-Your boobs will sag…
Added by Mari Corona on August 19, 2016 at 8:56pm — No Comments