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Thanksgiving in New Orleans {Holiday Camps, Kid Friendly Restaurants & Family Activities} Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away, and we don't know about you, but the majority of moms on our team are scrambling to find holiday camps for...
There are two types of people in this world: those who LOVE anything pumpkin spiced and those who don’t. I fall in the latter category. Sure, I like a good pumpkin muffin or pumpkin bread, but that’s about where it...
Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by The Parenting Center. Creating Holiday and Family Rituals with Your Children As holidays approach, the demands on families increase dramatically. But what children need from parents is time and attention, which may be in...
By day 2 of the week long Thanksgiving break, my children were bouncing off the walls and my nerves were beyond shot. My kids were bored and kept on asking what we were doing every day. I guess the...
I Love My Kids, But Thanksgiving Kicked My Butt I am a working mom. I work full time. Five days a week. So when the Thanksgiving break arrived, I was excited for what I consider the kick off of the...
The Five Golden Rules to Surviving the Holidays with Your In-laws As the frenzy of Thanksgiving draws to an end, I would like to share a story about my relationship with my in-laws. I'm not from here. And apparently, it's...
Throughout my life, the holidays have always been just like the song - the most wonderful time of the year. We had so many traditions that you would think we were the Claus family. Every moment from November through...
Christmas does not come after Halloween. There. I said it. Am I the only one who's noticing the Christmas holidays creeping in closer and closer? Suddenly, the day after Halloween marks the time to take out the tree and lawn decorations....
Five Realistic Tips for Managing Your Weight During the Holidays ‘Tis the season to be jolly, but being jolly doesn’t mean that you have to acquire St. Nick’s waistline or that you have to feel like a stuffed turkey every...
Just as many Black Friday ads you see, you also see the exact amount of backlash on reasons on why not to shop on Black Friday. While I can totally see both sides of the coin, I am one...
Disclosure :: our Holiday Recipe series is sponsored by Touro Infirmary and Whole Foods Market. Ah, the holidays. My favorite time of year. I love everything about this season: Starbucks red cups, Christmas lights, Black Friday deals, family togetherness and...
Disclosure :: our Holiday Recipe series is sponsored by Touro Infirmary and Whole Foods Market. Holiday "Birthday" Cake Christmas Day is a big deal in my parents’ house. My mom has hosted for the last 31 years because not only is...
Disclosure :: our Holiday Recipe series is sponsored by Touro Infirmary and Whole Foods Market. My Southern Alabama family takes two things very seriously: the holidays and cooking. So, Thanksgiving meal preparation is a doubly serious thing. It's a tradition...
Disclosure :: our Holiday Recipe series is sponsored by Touro Infirmary and Whole Foods Market. My family loves the holiday season especially for the food it inspires. We love to entertain and more often than not, the evenings are centered...

 

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