These Halloween party food ideas - orange jack-o-lantern fruit cups, Ritz cracker spiders, and decorate-your-own cupcakes - are healthy and great for younger kids.
Getting daily exercise is the key to good health. This article describes easy ways to add steps to your daily routine at home, while out and about, and at the office, without drastically changing your lifestyle.
Butterflies are a popular kids birthday party theme, especially for little girls. This article describes butterfly party food ideas: how to make celery, pretzel butterflies, butterfly sandwiches, and butterfly cookies...
One of the only plant-based full proteins in nature, quinoa is the nutty base for this fresh, Mexican-inspired meal or side dish.
Making a chocolate cake from scratch is easy and can result in a decadent, beautiful dessert. When baked in a Mary Ann pan, this chocolate cake, topped with raspberries and whipped cream, is sure to impress.
Having a husband or wife that travels frequently for work can be a real drag, especially when there are small kids to take care of. This article describes practical tips for how short-term single parents can better...
Kids love outerspace, especially the astronauts! This articles describes how to plan for an astronaut training party for kids, including making your own invitations, creative decorations, fun training activities, and...
Many parents use TV as a babysitter, giving them a much needed break. This article debunks myths about the benefits of TV watching and describes the advantages of having no TV in the house.
The inability to breastfeed can be devastating to some women, especially if they wanted to nurse. This article gives tips for helping woman deal with feelings of disappointment and loss if they were unable to breastfeed...
Titanic represents one of the biggest boat disasters in history. It also teaches an important lesson about the influence of social class on health and survival. This article describes how the physical structure of the...
Despite its many known benefits, breastfeeding rates in the US are astoundingly low compared to other countries through the world. This article explores the impact of hospital practices, societal attitudes, and...
With a few supplies, you can follow these easy instructions and create a professional-looking cake that will be a huge hit with the kids and the grownups.
This hub describes step-by-step instructions for decorating a construction site cake for a child's birthday. With a few supplies, you can follow these easy instructions, and create a professional looking cake that will...
Decorating a birthday cake at home can be quick and easy provided you have the right supplies and a little imagination. This articles describes the supplies and materials needed to create a beautiful, professional...
Creating a spaceship or UFO is easy and fun. Using recycled CDs, individual apple sauce cups, and other supplies like stickers and yarn, your kids can create fun outer-space objects to play with.