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Parenting

20 Great Tips For Dropping Off…

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Dropping your child off at college is one of the biggest milestones of your child’s life and a parent’s day of reckoning –having to let your child go. It’s a day filled with great anticipation, … [Read More...]

Life

10 Inexpensive Ways to Say I…

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It is fun to find ways to encourage your husband and many times, the little things are what add up to show your feelings for him. Remember, gifts don’t have to be costly in order to convey one’s … [Read More...]

Entertainment

5 YA Books You Need to Get for…

our 5 favorite YA books right now

It's a known fact... parents who read have kids who read. And if you're like us, you probably grab a few of the books your teens and tweens are reading (hello, Hunger Games?!) so we've got a list of 5 … [Read More...]

Relationships

Do Opposites Really Attract?…

do opposites attract?

“Birds of a feather flock together.” Maybe that just means you should marry someone who also owns a parakeet. In honor of February and the clearance aisle full of Valentine's Day candy, I’m trying to … [Read More...]

Teens

Teens and PDAs: Pretty Darn…

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Many people ask me about Public Displays of Affection. First, let’s agree that the world can always use more affection. But, as the saying goes, there’s a time and a place for everything. And many … [Read More...]

Technology

How to Tell if Your Child is…

14 signs your teen's addicted to their iphone

Is your teen or tween addicted to their iPhone? Here are 14 ways to tell. First, the addiction isn’t necessarily with the phone, it is with the incoming/outgoing, constant communications and … [Read More...]

Reviews

Charlotte’s Closet…

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Too Many Parties and Not Enough Dime? If you've got teen and tween daughters, you have parties to contend with. Whether she's going to Bat Mitzvahs or homecoming or sweet 16's or even if she's … [Read More...]

Food

14 Slow Cooker Desserts That…

crockpot recipes that are good for busy families

Does your family love sweets but sometimes you barely have time to make dinner,  much less dessert? Well, we've pulled together 14(!) dessert recipes that you can make in the crock pot and every … [Read More...]

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Life With Lupus – An…

If you didn't read the first part of MarlaJan's story, make sure you read it now.  Part of me hates airing out my dirty laundry like this, and I feel like I'm throwing him under the bus. My husband … [Read More...]