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Updated: July 16, 2019

Talking to Teens About Sexual Misconduct and Consent Before They Go Away to College

Mother talking with her college age daughter

Just before your teenager heads off to college, you should have “the talk” with them. Nope, not the SEX talk. There’s a pretty good chance they already know about that 3-letter word. We mean the consent talk; meaning ways to tell the opposite sex NO like you mean it and what to do if someone overall makes you feel uncomfortable through sexually-orientated actions.

Updated: September 24, 2019

10 Trunk or Treating Decorating Themes Your Kids Will Love

kids trunk or treating for Halloween

Do you have a trunk or treat event coming up? If you’re not familiar with trunk or treating, this has become a popular way for families to set up a contained and safe environment for kids’ trick or treating

By decorating the backs of their cars, they are able to showcase fun and innovative themes for the “houses” where children can trick or treat.  We’ve got 10 creative trunk or treating ideas for you to try! 

What You Need to Know About Custody

What You Need to Know About Custody

Let's take a moment to really look at some more detailed definitions. Unfortunately, words mean different things in different places (and I'm not talking about France, New Zealand, and Sumatra; I mean that definitions change from state to state). It's up to you to know the laws and terminology in your state.

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Updated: December 29, 2021

Covid Safety Tips For Parents As Kids Head Back to School

Covid Safety Tips

Many families and students faced challenges over the last year during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic. With back-to-school around the corner, many districts are making a push for as much in-person learning as possible. Stress and anxiety are likely high for many kids and families who are working to find ways to keep their children safe during the school year while still being able to reunite with their teachers and peers.

Literary Names

Literary Names

What's in a Name

If a name is associated with an unfortunate incident, it often diminishes in popularity, but many of the names used in Shakespeare's plays were and are popular regardless of how their namesakes ended up. We all know what happened to Juliet; Ophelia met a similar fate.

The Bible is probably the most famous and most widely used source for names the world over, but it's by far not the only literary work that has had a strong influence on naming fashions.

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Preventing Unwanted Behaviors in Your Cat

Preventing Unwanted Behaviors in Your Cat

Preventing troublesome behaviors requires some planning and a effort but is usually far easier than fixing them later. Let's review some of the most important factors that affect behavior, both good and bad.

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Updated: April 13, 2022

These Were the Most Popular Baby Names of 2021 (and 2022 Name Trends!)

2022 Name Predictions

This year is coming to a close which means it's time to look on to 2022. If you are expecting a baby next year and are curious about the most popular baby names predicted for 2022, we got you covered. Below you will find lists of what baby names were popular in the past year, some fun baby name trends, and our best predictions for the biggest trending baby names to come.

Updated: April 15, 2022

When Do Babies Start Crawling?

Baby Crawling

It seems like infants learn something new every day, and it’s pretty magical to watch baby development. At some point after learning to roll over and get into the sitting position, your little one will learn to crawl.

Crawling changes everything because once your baby learns it, they are mobile. Suddenly you have to keep a tight watch on them and make sure that your living space is baby-proof.

Updated: January 7, 2022

The 11 Weirdest Pregnancy Cravings And What They Mean

Pregnancy Cravings

Sweet, salty, sour, spicy — cravings during pregnancy can run the gamut. While certain cravings may indicate a nutritional need, many can be attributed to the amped-up hormones coursing through your body. So what types of food (and non-food items!)do pregnant women crave the most? Check out our list below to get the scoop on pregnancy cravings.

More: 12 Pregnancy Superfoods

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Fun Ways to Wrap Gifts

Fun Ways to Wrap Gifts

In its most basic terms, gift wrapping is a means of hiding or disguising a gift. It's supposed to add to the presentation, as well as to the suspense and enjoyment of getting a gift. Most of us have undoubtedly exclaimed at one time or another, “It's too pretty to open!”

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Selenium: The Newest Antioxidant

Selenium: The Newest Antioxidant

Selenium is an important trace mineral in the human body that is essential for normal functioning of the immune system and thyroid gland. Selenium is also an imperative part of the antioxidant workforce that protects our cells against the effects of free radicals.

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When Your Spouse Moves in with You

When Your Spouse Moves in with You

Stepping Stones

Create an “off-limits” area—a room, a corner of a room, a desk, or a bookshelf—where you can keep the stuff that you don't want tampered with and that you don't want to put into deep freeze. And be prepared to have it be a very tempting spot for kids. If it's really valuable or fragile, it shouldn't be accessible.

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Updated: April 23, 2022

What Does Dreaming of Being Pregnant Mean?

Pregnancy Dreams

Our dreams can provide fascinating insight into both our most obvious thoughts and the more subconscious elements of our lives. Our waking life is often reflected in our dreams through symbolism, so it can sometimes take a bit of work to analyze dreams and understand the messages that accompany them. Dreaming of being pregnant can make for a memorable dream as pregnancy is a life stage that is filled with significance, and can lead a dreamer to seek interpretation.

Updated: June 15, 2021

How to Tell Your Partner You're Pregnant

Telling Your Husband You're Pregnant

Finding out you're pregnant is one of the most exciting times of your life. You may have been surprised to hear the big news or perhaps you've been planning for quite some time. Whatever the case, getting the positive pregnancy test means you have to start thinking about fun ways to make your pregnancy announcement to your husband or partner.

More: Our Favorite Pregnancy Announcement Ideas

Common Football Injuries

Common Football Injuries

Ah, autumn. The brilliant leaves, the cool, crisp air, the cheering, screaming sounds coming from the stadium. Yes, it's football season, and already everyone's counting the days until the Super Bowl. Football is an American tradition, but all that sweat and glory can leave a host of injuries in its wake.

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Finding Our History: African-American Names

Finding Our History: African-American Names

What's in a Name

Boys and girls born in Africa are traditionally given names that reflect the circumstances surrounding their birth, names that describe the state of their home or their parents' relationship at the time of birth, or names that indicate what the parents hope the child will become.

10 Affordable Ways to Make Your Home Feel Special

Have you recently moved and looking to make your space your own? Maybe you've been there a while and you're just looking for a fresh new look. Whatever the reason, we have some home décor hacks that are simple and inexpensive.

1. Turn your backyard into a relaxing oasis with garden lights.

garden lights at a family gathering

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Updated: June 26, 2019

School Lunch Ideas: 10 Healthy Ways to Fill Your Kids' Lunchboxes

School Lunch Ideas: 10 Healthy Ways to Fill Your Kids' Lunchboxes

When you're looking for school lunch ideas, it's easy to throw a handful of cheap, pre-packed lunchbox fillers into your shopping cart and call it a week. But what are those shortcuts really costing? Besides the empty calories, sodium, and sugar, there's the guilt you feel sending your child off to school with something you'd never cook or eat at home. For example, did you know Lunchables have between a quarter and a third of the daily recommended sodium for an adult?