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Ten Facts You Didn’t Know About U.S. Presidents

Ten Facts You Didn’t Know About U.S. Presidents This President’s Day, take pause to remember all the great accomplishments of previous White House Administrations – and don’t forget the juicy details. We’ve compiled a list of 10 of the oddest little known facts about former leaders of this great nation.

Tailgating With Kids in Tow

Becoming a parent doesn’t have to mean the end of tailgating fun! While it’s true that many tailgate events might not be the type of fun your family is looking for, there are ways to enjoy this treasured tradition with your kids in tow – you just have to adjust a few expectations and make a few extra plans. Read …

Stress Free Parenting: Is it Possible?

By Sarah G. Mason You’re drained from another sleepless night with your newborn, frustrated with your middle schooler who’s failing math and at your wits end with the toddler who decided crayon drawings belonged on the wall. Parenting is supposed to be joyful – so why is it so exhausting?  Raising children is a challenge, no matter how experienced you …

Simple Summer Pleasures

By Kristl Story, thebudgetdiet.com The fireworks are over, and the retail stores are already promoting back to school…yikes! There are still two months of summer to enjoy, so ignore those back to school ads and enjoy the simple pleasures that summer has to offer. Use this summer fun checklist to make sure you’re taking advantage of summer fun! Even better, …

The Terrible Twos

By Kat Freestone You have a madwoman in your house: Your toddler is all smiles one minute, and the next she’s screaming and kicking on the ground. Despite all your efforts, you just can’t seem to understand the cause of these tantrums, nor what you can do to stop them. “Is there something wrong with my child?” you wonder to …

Keep the Sizzle in Your Summer

By Ginger Henderson When school is out and kids are constantly underfoot, it can be hard to find time for love and romance.  Between soccer practice, swimming lessons and afternoon complaints of “I’m bored,” romantic interludes can quickly turn into another chore on your to-do list. When summer schedules bog you down, try the following tips to help fan the …