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Holiday Foods to Avoid During Pregnancy

by Sarah G. Mason   Even if you’re normally healthy as a horse, pregnancy weakens your immune system and can make you – and the little guy inside – more susceptible to food-borne illnesses. Though the holidays are filled with merry gatherings and fancy feasts, there are a few specific foods to add to the no-no list. Here are a …

Who’s doing the Dishes?

Your family might talk the talk when it comes to gender equality, but do you walk the walk? New research shows that actions speak louder than words when it comes to empowering young girls to think beyond stereotypically female – and generally lower paid – working roles.

Inexpensive Ideas for Valentine’s Day

  By Kirsten Nielsen Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to mean red roses and a fancy dinner out; in fact, that romantic dinner often turns sour when you’re crammed into a busy restaurant with 100 other couples with the same idea! If you’re looking for something different this year, try one of our inexpensive ideas for a romantic night with your …

Fatherhood Redefined

By Ginger Henderson Seven million! That’s the number of married fathers who, according to the 2011 U.S. Census, act as the primary childcare provider for their children. While many still consider mothers to be best-suited to rear children, today’s fathers are facing a whole new world – one where they are in charge of the household.  “My wife enjoys calling me ‘Mr. …

Marriage Advice I Wish I Would Have Had

Gerald Rogers got divorced after 16 years of marriage. He publicly wrote this confession on Facebook: Obviously, I’m not a relationship expert, but there’s something about my divorce being finalized this week that gives me perspective of things I wish I would have done differently. After losing a woman who I loved and a marriage of almost 16 years, here’s the …

Mother’s Day Cooking for Dads

By Truman Carter You don’t have to be a master in the kitchen to wow Mom on Mother’s Day. All you need is a few simple ingredients, an oven and a little help from the kids.  Parmesan Crusted Chicken • 1/2 cup mayonnaise • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves (about 1-1/4 pounds) • …