Parenting

Would You Gift Some Vacation Days to a Coworker for Maternity Leave?

I feel like so many people I know are currently pregnant. It's like two more people announce they're expecting every week. Maybe there's something in the water? If you or someone you work with are expecting, it's likely your employer or coworkers will host a baby shower for you before you take off...
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80's Action Figures & Toys That Are Worth Big Bucks

Maybe some people more specifically your spouse think it's ridiculous for you to hold on to some of your old toys from the 80's. They are packed away in a tote in your garage or maybe they are boxed up in your attic. It seems every few years you are asked: "why do you still have those old toys?"...
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Parents Would You Rent a Drug-Sniffing Dog?

I cannot even imagine being a parent in today's World! I know my family struggled enough with me when I was in high school, and I was a pretty good kid overall. I skipped school a few times and stayed out past curfew, but I didn't do anything too terrible. Parents have so many more issues to deal...
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6 Reasons People Aren't Having Babies

Do you know how much it costs to raise a child in 2018? The figure is about $245,000 but that can vary depending on where you live and if you have a boy or girl. This year we are seeing fewer people having babies than ever in the United States. The trend started last year and although the economy...
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5 Things You Use Daily that are Dirtier Than a Public Toilet

Not all public restrooms are created equally. There are some that you can use any time of day and find that they are spotless. Others though, seem like they never get cleaned and look like something out of a horror movie. Unfortunately, sometimes you just have to go so bad that you need just to use...
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Trendiest Baby Names for 2018 So Far

Choosing a name for your baby can be stressful! You want to choose a name that will fit the child. You also want to pick something that won't lead to them being harassed and taunted because you gave them some off the wall name too. If you're expecting later this year and you're still torn on baby...
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How Long Does it Take You to Become a Bad Driver?

Remember back in the day when you were learning how to drive? It was a lot of fun knowing that one day you'd have the chance to drive a car alone without parental supervision and go anywhere you wanted. But the process of learning to drive can be super stressful too because there are so many rules...
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Could this Healthy Habit Help You Have Smarter Children?

When you begin to think about having children you start to think about their health and their futures. We all want to have healthy babies. And it would also be nice if our offspring were super intelligent. Can you imagine giving birth to the next Einstein? If you want to up the chances of your...
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Study Finds Our Lives Peaked During Childhood?

Being an adult is hard. But I remember when I was a younger child or a teen, I felt like being an adult would be the greatest thing ever. I could do what I wanted when I wanted because I'd be my own boss. Alas, adulting is hard! We have bills to pay, jobs to work, kids to chase around, and all...
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5 of the Most Dangerous Toys for Summer 2018

Remember back in the day when we were kids? The World was so much more dangerous. Think about the toys we had growing up as children. Playgrounds were so different back in the day! We didn't have rubbery surfaces to land on when we fell off the monkey bars. Instead, we had gravel or asphalt. And...
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