Holidays & Entertaining

Getting festive!

10 Thanksgiving movies for families and kids

10 Thanksgiving movies for families and kids

The holidays bring back so many childhood memories of family time – cooking and baking holiday food with family members, curling up on the couch […]

6 Elements for an unforgettable, kid-friendly Halloween

6 Elements for an unforgettable, kid-friendly Halloween

1.   Get in costume. While there are a variety of fun activities to do in the fall, many kids and families are focused on Halloween […]

10 Halloween movies for elementary kids

10 Halloween movies for elementary kids

Every weekend, our family picks one evening for a family movie night. As Halloween approaches, I asked my boys and their friends (both boys and girls […]

9 Eco-friendly tips for a green Halloween

9 Eco-friendly tips for a green Halloween

Halloween, like many holidays, can be a fun and memorable experience for both kids and adults. It can also create a ton of waste. With […]

10 Tips for a successful pumpkin decorating party

10 Tips for a successful pumpkin decorating party

Aaah, fall. I love the change of seasons and the cool, crisp air associated with autumn. I enjoy the change of colors in our natural […]

September 11, 2001 – Never forget

September 11, 2001 – Never forget

On this day, 15 years ago, I was two blocks from The White House when terrorists attacked the World Trade Center, Pentagon, and Flight 93. […]

Your guide to the business of Mother’s Day {Infographic}

Your guide to the business of Mother’s Day {Infographic}

Moms are seriously great. They love us unconditionally. They patch us up when we’ve had hard knocks. They’re our biggest cheerleaders. In honor of everything […]

Sweet treats for your Easter table

Sweet treats for your Easter table

The Easter Bunny will be hopping down the bunny trail to your house before you know it, so I’ve got some adorable Easter treats from […]