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  • Winter will be here before we know it. Instead of hibernating inside and dreaming of spring, plan to get outside for some family fun this winter. Here are my top five suggestions for inexpensive family fun in the snow.

    Top 5 Cheap and Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Families

    Top 5 Cheap and Fun Outdoor Winter Activities for Families

    by Kathy Sima8

  • In most cases, it is hard to find a mom who will agree with you on everything that you believe motherhood should consist of. Here's my advice: CHILL THE F*&% OUT!

    Attracting the Right Kind of Mom Friend

    Attracting the Right Kind of Mom Friend

    by IoneLynne2

  • As people get older and they experience sensory losses, it can be difficult to communicate effectively. Here are some tips to assist you in communicating effectively with the elderly.

    Tips For Effective Communication With the Elderly

    Tips For Effective Communication With the Elderly

    by Leese Wright3

  • Tips for an educational, active, fun, fall outdoor scavenger hunt for kids. Includes ideas for autumn hunt items, photo hunts, and a display of the items found.

    Get Kids Moving With a Fall Scavenger Hunt

    Get Kids Moving With a Fall Scavenger Hunt

    by FitFamily7

  • We all know that when a child or teen is bullied it can leave some long-lasting emotional (and sometimes even physical) scars. The negative effects of bullying can range from BAD to WORSE quickly.

    Top 5 Negative Effects of Bullying

    Top 5 Negative Effects of Bullying

    by Mamma Z1

  • Autumn is a wonderful time of year to spend time outdoors as a family. This article highlights fall activities that are fun for kids of all ages.

    Fun Fall Activities for Kids of All Ages

    Fun Fall Activities for Kids of All Ages

    by Kathy Sima14

  • Want to start writing about your experiences as a mom? Here are lots of ideas for topics that can inspire, encourage and entertain. We've all been there!

    135 Blog Topic Ideas for Moms

    135 Blog Topic Ideas for Moms

    by Virginia Kearney10

  • We have all learned that an ideal family usually has a mother, a father, and children, but this is a Western ideal. What does the rest of the world have to say about family? How do theirs look and function? You might be surprised.

    Around the World in Search of Different Forms of "Family"

    Around the World in Search of Different Forms of "Family"

    by Theophanes16

  • Learn how FMLA, the Family Medical Leave Act, works and how employees are protected under the law. Information about maternity leave and FMLA is provided.

    How Does FMLA Work?

    How Does FMLA Work?

    by Marissa2

  • I was pregnant, visibly pregnant. I'm not anymore and I have no baby. Physically I can handle this easily. My body feels fine, it was just hard to let go emotionally. Everything seems to make me think about what happened. I wish it didn't happen...

    The Weeks After Miscarriage: My Story

    The Weeks After Miscarriage: My Story

    by lexidiane0

  • My family survives on one income; my husband works, and I stay home with the kids. Sometimes I get tempted to shop, beyond our budget. Here are my triggers and what I choose instead of shopping.

    What Triggers Me to Shop and What I Do Instead

    What Triggers Me to Shop and What I Do Instead

    by Nicole Kiddie Granath3

  • Did you know about National Teddy Bear Picnic day?! What an excellent opportunity to throw a little party for your kids! We did it last year, and this year I went all out. We had a blast!

    How to Throw a Teddy Bear Picnic

    How to Throw a Teddy Bear Picnic

    by Jamie Jensen0

  • As a Stay-at-home Mom, you may need to find ways to make extra money to help offset the costs of living on one income. There are some great ways to make extra money while still being at home.

    Great Jobs for Stay-at-Home Moms

    Great Jobs for Stay-at-Home Moms

    by caseymel5

  • Simple ways to introduce children to gardening! Plus, alternative ideas to teach kids about growing fruits and vegetables without a backyard garden.

    Three Ways to Garden With Children

    Three Ways to Garden With Children

    by Kristina Hearn6

  • Postpartum recovery can be a struggle for any new mom - adjusting to a new role, managing the emotional journey and trying to recover physically. Fitness professional and new mom shares tips.

    Bouncing Back after Baby - Post-Natal Fitness Tips

    Bouncing Back after Baby - Post-Natal Fitness Tips

    by Erin Nitschke2

  • Trauma is a psychologically distressing event outside what a child normally expects, and often the child experience a sense of fear, terror, and helplessness, which could have a severe impact on him.

    Childhood Trauma Effects  and Treatment

    Childhood Trauma Effects and Treatment

    by Yvette Stupart PhD13