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Thanksgiving is Almost Here: Start Reducing Holiday Stress Now

While the holidays can create some of the happiest moments in your life, they can also cause a great deal of stress. On top of …

10 Affordable Gift Ideas for Holiday Shopping on a Budget

The holiday season is all about goodwill, good friends, family, and love. Unfortunately, in our society, we’ve been conditioned to believe that the best way …

Clever Ways to Keep Kids Entertained During the Holidays

The holidays are exciting, what with all the cookies, lights and too-cute specials on TV, but pause for a moment to consider how all that …

How to Survive Traveling with Your Kids This Holiday Season

  Just the thought of traveling with kids over the holiday break can be enough to make you scream, and the reality can be just …

Top Tips to Avoid the Winter Blues for Stay-at-Home Parents

How many new parents would love nothing more than to stay at home with their newborn? While many people may have the ability to do …

How to Avoid Post-Holiday Debt This Year

The holiday season can be a wonderful time of year. Chances are, it’s a special occasion for your family where you spend time together, share …

How to Tap Into Nature with Your Kids This Summer

  Summer is a long-waited-for event, but can also be a long dragged-out process at times. The lazy, hazy days of summer can sometimes turn …

6 Tips for Flying with a Toddler

Many families avoid air travel with their children until they are old enough to behave. However, some families do not want to postpone their get away until …

Smart Ways to Stay Safe this Holiday Season

  The holiday season will soon be upon us. Most people don’t think about the dangers around the holidays. They simply don’t want to think …

Holiday Travel Tips

  You can’t seem to avoid holiday traveling if you have a large extended family. There are always get-togethers at Grandma’s or holiday dinners at …

4 Holiday Season Tips for Spending Time with Older Kids

  As parents, it’s often hard enough to figure out how to spend quality time with your tween or teen in general, much less during …

3 Basic Steps to Holiday Stress Reduction

  We all love the holidays and want to them to be a truly enjoyable and rewarding experience. As a result, we tend to spend …

5 Ways to Navigate the Santa Claus Conundrum

  Santa is a tradition that is centuries old in many cultures. Many of us grew up believing in Santa Claus and have passed on …

6 Easy Christmas Cards for Kids to Craft

Card-making is a fun activity for children during the Christmas season. It keeps them occupied indoors during bad weather, allows them to explore their creativity, …

How to Celebrate a Happy and Frugal Thanksgiving

Each year the cost of having Thanksgiving dinner rises. Experts will tell you the increase in prices is due to simple supply and demand. Perhaps …

8 Fun & Simple Thanksgiving Traditions

  Thanksgiving is a day to show gratitude for all of the wonderful things in life. For most, the things that top their “I’m thankful …