It’s been making headlines for months, and the Zika Virus has now been reported in the U.S. this week with cases in Miami. Zika is particularly harmful to pregnant women, as it can cause the birth defect microcephaly in unborn children. But Zika also causes symptoms to others if they are bitten by a mosquito carrying the virus. Read Post
Can you believe it’s almost here? Summer has flown by, and in just weeks we’ll be re-entering the world of car lines, PTO meetings, and field trip forms. But before we send our kids back to school, we of course have to stock up and go shopping. Just the thought of it can seem overwhelming. Read Post
Need a quick meal but don’t want all the fried foods that most restaurants offer? Try one of these top 5 healthy fast food options for families! Quick yet nutritious and delicious meals!
As someone that tries to eat a paleo lifestyle, the one thing I miss the most is ice cream. Especially in the summer, when I see my daughter and husband cooling off with a sweet treat. So a few months ago I began freezing fruit and experimenting. You literally can make any “ice cream” out of frozen bananas, even Read Post
Do you want to know a secret? It doesn’t take a lot of skill to make an awesome ombre frosted cake. Hello there Mommy in Sports readers! My name is Leslie and I’m the writer/creator at the blog From Play Dates to Parties. There you’ll find my all of my adventures in parenting, decorating, and Read Post
It’s uncanny how quickly behaviors can change in just a few short months in our children. We realize The Terrible Two’s weren’t so bad when the Threenagers emerge. And as we limp through that age we think, “Well, when she’s four things will mellow out.” Think again. As with all parenting challenges, as soon as Read Post
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Two years ago the one thing happened to us that we swore would never happen; our two year old fell into our gated pool when no one was watching. It was a Saturday morning and our friends were over for some summer swimming fun. I went inside to start making lunch and asked my husband and friend Read Post
It feels like summer has been in South Florida for months already, and I just started shopping for shorts and other cute outfits to hang out with the kids. Of course, I have no idea what’s fashionable for a 40-something mom who is either working, or playing, or both, so I asked my friends at my Read Post
Like most families, road trips are the most economical way to travel. You load up the minivan with games, food, coolers, tablets, and can’t wait to hit the open road for you next adventure! But there are those moments in between, you know the Things Kids Say that are both hysterical, and sometimes oh so Read Post
Planning a trip to the city that never sleeps with your kiddos? We recently went on a Seekender Weekend trip to New York City with our 4 & 7 year old girls as part of the Ultimate Seekender Team. Sure there was a lot of walking, and fighting over the elevator buttons at the hotel, but all in all they were enthralled with the sights, sounds, and yummy tastes of the city. So we asked our little ones what their favorite things to do in the Big Apple were, and they spilled it below in their own words.
We recently took our girls for the first time to New York City, and in just a short three day weekend we were reminded of the joys of travelling with kids. So if you are planning a getaway anytime soon, um…good luck. Here are the 10 Truths of Going On Vacation With Kids.