Cooking for a family every day involves planning, running to the store, prepping, using pots and pans and then cleaning the mess you have made. Just thinking about it can kill all the joy involved in the process. You end up doing the same old recipes over and over because they are quick and unthreatening. <... >
We mamas are always tired. From dragging the kids to school in the morning to handling most of the chores involved in a household and going to work, we often feel like we are merely sleepwalking through our day. In trying to grasp why I am always so tired, I often blame myself for waiting <... >
According to Dr. Salzer, a dental surgeon and orthodentist with a practice in New York City, tooth care becomes an issue when children become tweens.
While the long sunny days of summer are over, New York moms and our daughters are relishing the fall and winter months ahead. Why? Cooler weather gives us a multitude of fashion options! In super hot weather we can’t wear much – and we certainly reached scorching 90° temperatures here. Colder weather lets us happily <... >
Continuing with last month’s Back to School List, here are more great products to make your tween’s life more manageable, safer and exciting. From items to decorate or organize her room to new gadgets and health products, this list will give you ideas for a more productive fall. Whatever age they are, kids love seeing <... >
Great for eco-friendly cocktails this fall, Prairie Organic Vodka is a corn-based, certified organic and kosher gluten-free natural vodka. It is completely free of synthetic chemicals, pesticides and genetically modified seeds and enzymes. To be as energy efficient as possible, the leftover corncobs have even been gasified to provide energy for the stills. Created by <... >
As we know the days of buying without regard to price are gone, and calculated consumption in this troubled era has become the norm.
September is when children gear up for another year of reading and writing, so let them look smart in the process.
Before kids, I was a disciplined working professional. Today I have two beautiful toddlers, ages four and two, and try to be a loving and disciplined Mom. Maybe it’s the times we live in? Maybe it’s my competitive neighborhood?! Whatever my motivation, that means I have enrolled my kids in pre-k programs. That said, I <... >
Data is suggesting that the risks of developing cancer later in life is higher than ever because of the ingredients in the everyday and personal care products we use.