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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

  Father’s day: A boon for retailers of golf clubs, cuff links and ties everywhere. Because what do you get dad? You don’t get...

The Ultimate Summer Go Anywhere Bag

I love summer. Love it. What I don’t like is missing out on any summer fun because I am not prepared! Things can change on a dime during...

5 Common Misconceptions About Long Term Care

1)  Long term care issues are for older seniors only.  Actually, over one-half of those people needing long term care attention are under...

Whose Mother’s Day is it Anyway?

Last year, I nearly forgot about it. As parents of a preschooler, toddler and newborn, we were just treading water through a sea of cluster...

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Overcoming the Picky Eater Blues

It is dinner time. You have already put in a full day wearing the multiple hats that all moms wear on a given day. You somehow managed to...

Out of the Box Wedding Registry Ideas

  Most couples getting married these days have been living either together or on their own for a while before getting married. But...

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10 Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

Mother’s Day is a great holiday for the crap aisle at just about every store. Some of the lists online really make me laugh out loud....

Mother’s Day Gifts for Moms at Every Stage

In our house, Mother’s Day and Father’s Day are all about the kids and teaching them to take a moment to appreciate the people in their...

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How to Get Your Kids Involved in the Kitchen

We all know that dinner has to get done. It just has to. But when you’re a parent, it gets more complicated, given that often you don’t...

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How NOT to Fund College Education

The good news: Your child got their college acceptance letter. The bad news: Your child got their college acceptance letter. You may have...