When you were a kid, was there that one house in the neighborhood that everyone was afraid to go near? You just knew that the homeowner was evil and possibly stored small children in their garage. In reality, they probably just did not want to... (Read More)
You know the feeling... you are on vacation and your nerves are frazzled. The kids have been cooped up in a car or on a plane for hours, the lines at the theme park are incredibly long, the museum is just not entertaining enough, the kids are... (Read More)
Pets are family. Whether it's the dog you have had since childhood or the goldfish that your child won at the carnival four years ago, the little creatures work their way into our hearts. They become part of our daily routine. We often become... (Read More)
One-on-one time... it is not just for the adults! Think back to your childhood and how special it felt to run to the grocery store with a parent, just the two of you. Something as simple as grabbing a gallon of milk made you feel so important. Why... (Read More)
We have checklists for everything... the grocery store, what to pack on a trip, and what we need to fix around the house. But have you ever made a fun to-do list? A "Family To-Do List" is a simple twist. If you or your little ones are stuck in the... (Read More)
"Be nice!" How many times a day do you say that to your kids? Do you practice what you preach? Being nice usually comes as second nature, as in - we just behave that way because we know we are supposed to. But with life being life, we are often... (Read More)
In the practice of meditation and yoga, a mantra is often used. This is a sacred word or phrase that helps bring the body to stillness and peace. It is a seed for energizing thoughts and focus.
In the western world, we have taken this idea and... (Read More)
Are you sick of the dark winter days? Has the cold sucked all the warmth out of your heart? After the magic of the holiday season, January can feel like a long, long month. It can get anyone down and feeling blue.
We are in the business of... (Read More)