At least three nights a week, anywhere between 5 and 7 o’clock in the evening (because you never know what’ll happen in the course of the day), I attempt to get the kids together for a family dinner, the kind you see on TV with smiling children gathered around a table that looks like it’s straight out of the pages of Better Homes and Gardens…. More
It’s the typical dining-out dilemma: Finding something on the menu that’s at least somewhat healthy, but still tastes decadently delicious. Well…problem solved! Our friends at Parents partnered with a panel of moms, who also happen to be dietitians, scouring the menus of 15 family-friendly restaurant chains to find the best picks for you and your little ones. Here’s what they came up with….
As National Women’s Month comes to a close in the United States, I find myself pondering on this year’s theme; Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination. While this brings deserved attention to women who’ve contributed significantly to science, technology, engineering and mathematics, it moves me to reflect on a specific sector of women – mothers. And, not only mothers here in America but mothers around the world. Inspiration, innovation and imagination are the cornerstones of mothering regardless of geographic proximity…. More
Most experts agree that it’s optimal to raise children in a two-parent household. But what happens when one — or both — of those parents wants to end the relationship? Is it better to stay for the sake of the children, or should you do what makes you happy?… More