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Bourbon Street, Baby Style.

Bourbon Street, Baby Style.
Not able to make it down to The Big Easy this year for Mardi Gras? Not sure you would even want to if you could? Well you don’t have to miss out on all the fun, in fact, if you invite the right friends over, I’m sure you can have as much fun celebrating at home as you would on Bourbon Street…...
January 26th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Be Inspired By His Dream

Be Inspired By His Dream
On August 28th, 1963 Martin Luther King, Jr delivered what is now known as one of the most popular speeches in history, but how many of you have actually sat down and listened to or watched the entire speech that helped to inspire an entire nation? Today, while the kids are home, we challenge you to...
January 18th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Toddler Proof Your iphone

Toddler Proof Your iphone
Think back for a second to what it must have been like back in the day when our Moms didn’t have technology to keep us busy on road trips, in long car pool lines, in the waiting room at the Doctors office or even at a restaurant where you so desperately want to just finish your meal while it’s...
January 6th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

For Better or Worse: Pacifier or Thumb?

For Better or Worse: Pacifier or Thumb?
Pacifier or thumb? It’s a great debate for parents with a newborn. Many parents start out preferring to try and use neither but many Moms (myself included) cave before even leaving the hospital. You may find yourself offering up a pacifier in exchange for some sleep, and swiping as many from the...
January 2nd, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Parenting with a PhD: Resolutions

Parenting with a PhD: Resolutions
It’s New Year’s Eve! You have a million things to do today so your family can A) Eat and B) Celebrate the heck out of the old year and in with the new. You have to make black eyed peas for New Year’s Day (it’s good luck after all, which probably means not having them is bad luck…),...
December 31st, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Moms

New Year’s Resolutions for Moms
Typically my resolution for the New Year is to make no resolutions. My thought process is that I don’t really need to wait until January 1 to make changes I can make on June 3rd. But, I was talking to a couple of friends, also Moms, and we came up with a list of very serious resolutions we think...
December 29th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Celebrating Christmas on the Austism Spectrum

Celebrating Christmas on the Austism Spectrum
By: Nanci Scarpulla The lights are twinkling. The air is filled with different aromas of cinnamon, cider, or pine. The music is playing the cheeriest of Christmas tunes, and the visitors are expected over the next week. Perhaps you are growing excited about going to visit family and friends you have...
December 23rd, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

We Didn’t Start the Fire: Christmas Safety Tips

We Didn’t Start the Fire: Christmas Safety Tips
Gone are the days of lighting real candles for your Christmas Tree (Right? Surely with kids in the house that’s not an option.) The Holidays can come with lots of extra hazards you may or may not be aware of… Here’s a little run down of some things to be cautious about this season. Real...
December 15th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Gift idea: Want, Need, Wear, Read

Gift idea: Want, Need, Wear, Read
The holidays shouldn’t be stressful, but it is for a lot of people. What to buy… the cost of it all… meeting expectations… It can be daunting, especially when your kids come to you with a list of 20 or more toys they want. We want to teach our kids to be grateful, yet we want...
December 11th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More

Don’t Forget the Stocking Stuffers!

Don’t Forget the Stocking Stuffers!
Stocking stuffers can sneak up on you if you aren’t careful – trust me, I know. This happens to me more than I would like to admit. I think it runs in my family, actually. I remember one year when mine and my sisters stocking was full of fruit and a walnut. Seriously? MY Santa would have...
December 9th, 2014 | featured, to live | Read More