Daddy’s Home In Theaters Christmas Day! Watch the New Trailer + Giveaway #DaddysHome

I’m sure I’m not the only one whose family gets a little too involved in the holidays. We’re naturally really competitive people, so it should be no surprise that what started as a friendly family activity during the holidays has grown into a competitive battle each year. This year, I’m looking forward to diffusing the […]

Family Goals for the New Year

The New Year is a great time to make resolutions and get goals for the coming year. One way to make it an activity for everyone is to set goals as a family. No matter how old your children are, they can benefit from goals, and your family can make memories as you work towards […]

Family Friendly Winter Activities

December is upon us and it’s finally starting to look a lot like winter! Temperatures are dropping, snow is falling, and it’s time to break out the winter boots and fuzzy hats. For some the cold weather is an unwelcomed part of this time of year. For others, colder temperatures and snow opens up a […]

Family-Friendly Movie Night Dinner: Hot Dog Tacos

This post is sponsored by Coca-Cola. Like for a lot of families, Fridays are movie night—but at our house we put a little twist on it. We like to take turns choosing the snacks and what to eat. This time around, it was the boys’ turn to decide. Tonight, the boys wanted to try something […]

Cooking Up Memories with GE Appliances

  Growing up, some of my best memories were time spent in the kitchen. I come from a rather large family so when we gathered around it was all sorts of storytelling, loud laughter, and lots of cooking going on. I remember my mom cooking almost 7 days out of the week, so you could […]

10 Family-Friendly Service Projects

Ever since our kids were small, my husband and I have made it a priority to do acts of service as a family. It’s something that my parents did, and some of my fondest childhood memories are from spending time as a family as we did something kind for our friends or neighbors. I’ve noticed […]

5 Fun Family Games for the Pool

If your family is anything like mine, you spend as much time as possible in the pool during the summer. By the time August rolls around, I’m surprised my kids don’t have gills and webbed feet! And while it’s great to practice swimming technique and pool safety, my favorite times in the pool are when […]

3 Tips to Keep You and Your Family Safe

As soon as I became a parent, I was instantly more worried about safety and my surroundings. Maybe I was a little naïve in my pre-parent days, but now I make safety a focus of my home to protect my family. Especially as we get ready for a summer full of family road trips, there […]

Preparing for Emergencies

It’s winter time in most areas and that means you are susceptible to winter storms, blizzards and even ice storms.  It’s important to be prepared for anything when you have children in your home. There is nothing worse than an emergency striking and you have no candles, emergency foods or clothing prepared. Here are a […]