Fun Activities

Some Pitfalls of Playgroups

Kids love to play with other kids, and moms are always up for talking to and getting to know other moms better, especially when they do not have a lot of interaction with other adults during the day. Thus, the birth of playgroups. Playgroups offer a chance for kids to socialize and learn proper social […]

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The Best Flowers for A Summer Wedding

A summer wedding promises beauty and a great setting for an outdoor wedding or reception. With all of the natural outdoor beauty, one can understand why it might be hard to choose the flowers for a summer wedding. The following is a look at some of the best flowers for a summer wedding: 1. The […]

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Sweet Potato Pie You Gotta Try

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As a North Carolinian, sweet potatoes are kind of my (our) thing—we’re the #1 sweet potato producing state in the country, and we’re proud of it.We also know how to make the perfect sweet potato pie. When I was growing up, I never ate sweet potatoes. I never understood that a potato could be a […]

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Need to Know: Staying Safe at Christmas Time

While Christmas is one of the happiest holidays for many during the year, it is also a dangerous time of year. There are safety concerns with many of the different aspects of Christmas. The following are some of the Christmas safety tips to help you have a happy holiday. Tree safety tips:Tip one: No live […]

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Dos and Don’ts of Using Social Media to Connect with Your Kids

Joshua John currently works in community relations for the University of Southern California’s Virtual Master of Social Work program, which provides social workers the opportunity to earn an “online social work degree” and apply for a “social work license”. He also loves gadgets, movies, and all things Batman. Dos and Don’ts of Using Social Media […]

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Surviving Summer

We were all so looking forward to summer, weren’t we, mamas? Long, uninterrupted days of nothing that we had to do! Now a week later, there is nothing to do! Ah summer..you are wrecking our homes with your flip flops at the front door and your wet towels on the back deck. Summer, you also […]

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