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Real Grass vs. Artificial Turf

Real Grass vs. Artificial Turf

About 8 years ago, Kristi discovered the online gaming world, and her real world disappeared. Hours would whiz by, and her toddler was entertained in 30 minute increments of Dora the Explorer and The Backyardagains. This became her new reality.

Fan for my Man

Fan for my Man

Heather Naples, an Orlando momma, knew nothing about football. But her husband? Major Bills fan! She decided she would become a “Fan for her Man” and join him in his passion for his team.

Quick & Healthy back-to-school Breakfasts

Quick & Healthy back-to-school Breakfasts

As we all jump back into the busy school morning routine, here are a few of my favorite quick and healthy breakfast options. These are easily adjustable for extra variety, and will keep your morning schedule intact, too!

School Choices – Public, Private or Homeschool?

School Choices – Public, Private or Homeschool?

With so many educational opportunities and choices, it can be challenging to decide which type fits best with our family’s priorities and with each child’s personality and needs (article featuring photos of Josie Nejame and two daughters).

Back-to-School Lunch + Creativity = BENTO BOXES!

Back-to-School Lunch + Creativity = BENTO BOXES!

School lunches have become as boring for me to make as they are for my kids to eat. My new school year resolution is to make my children’s lunches more exciting, enjoyable …

Back-to-fitness!

Back-to-fitness!

The alarm clock is ringing and it’s back-to-school time! Schedules quickly become crammed with homework, soccer practice, PTO meetings and dance class. How could you possibly think about fitting a workout into your schedule? Here are some great ideas to ward off the “I-do-not-have-time” thought process and take control once more!

Reality Chic: It’s Only A Phase

Reality Chic:  It’s Only A Phase

Some phases are rather delightful, while others are less endearing. These are the ones that require plenty of reassurances that “this too shall pass.”

How can I get my children to eat their veggies?

How can I get my children to eat their veggies?

All parents want their children to adopt better eating habits, and Dr. Gordon — a proud father of seven — can relate. Here you’ll find some techniques that work and some that don’t. But in the end, the best answer may be simpler than you think!

Wise Investments: In Your Kitchen

Wise Investments: In Your Kitchen

MEATBALLS!
Here’s a group of easy recipes that can be used in a number of different ways – and even frozen until later, when a quick and easy meal is in demand!

Bedwetting

Bedwetting

Ask Dr. Gordon:
What should I do beside invest in plastic sheets?

Thirty Summer Snack Ideas

Thirty Summer Snack Ideas

Is snack time stressful for you? Have you run out of ideas for fun, yummy snacks or light lunches? When my kids need something to nibble, I often struggle to come up with …

Eliza J Dresses

Eliza J Dresses

May is – BY FAR – one of the busiest months for parties, lunches, brunches ceremonies and celebrations. It’s also the month when we realize our closets are in serious need of updating with current summer styles and dresses. Solution: Eliza J Dresses