If you have kids playing little league sports, you'll want to read these 5 tips - including how to embrace the experience, what to do when your kids don't want to play and how to get the smell, odor and stink out of shoes and their uniforms.

How to Win at Little League Sports

With three kids, we have participated in our fair share of little league sports. All three kids play soccer and tennis. Miles and Alice play basketball. Miles plays baseball. And Alice runs track. We’ve also done our fair share of coaching. I coached Simon’s soccer team last year (the kids didn’t seem to notice that…

21 effective and super creative chore charts to keep your family organized and your house clean.

21 of the best chore charts for kids

Chore charts can get your kids excited about completing tasks and keep them on track with their responsibilities. We’ve rounded up some of the best chore charts, from fun DIY projects to simple printables. Chore Charts for Kids Pick-a-Chore by Clean Mama Cookie Sheet by Craftaholics Anonymous ChoreMonster web and mobile app Work for Hire by the Chic Site Rustic Jars by…

10 signs that you've been married for more than 10 years

10 Signs that You’ve Been Married for More than 10 Years

Even Steven and I celebrated our 11-year wedding anniversary last summer. And by celebrated, I mean that he offered to help me get my compression hose on before he left for work. Now I’m not going to tell you that the spark is gone from our marriage. It’s not. But things are far different than…

Combining the best of two desserts, these fudgy s'more brownies will have you coming back for seconds.

Fudgy S’more Brownies Recipe for Kids

10-year-old Jack wanted to combine his favorite flavors – gooey brownies and s’mores at his family’s cabin. He was definitely onto something! These brownies are delicious and fun to make with kids. Fudgy S’more Brownies Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 40 mins   Author: Jack,…

Built like a pizza, this flat bottom fruit pie recipe is fun to make and fun to eat!

Flat Bottom Fruit Pie Recipe for Kids

Perfect for summer barbecues, this light and fresh fruit pie will be gone in minutes. It was created by 11-year-old Kristin who loves to make it for her family. Flat Bottom Fruit Pie Recipe for Kids   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 10 mins Total time 20 mins   Author: Kristin, age 11…

Parenting is tough, and too often moms suffer from self-doubt about the job they’re doing. And with everyone’s “perfect” moments being shared on social media, it’s easy to convince yourself that everyone (but you) is doing a great job. Here are 5 ways you can support the moms in your life - on Mother's Day and every other day of the year.

5 Ways to Support Your Mom Friends this Mother’s Day

As parents, rarely a day goes by when we don’t feel, at some point, like we’ve totally messed up. Like we’ve scarred our kids for life with one of our shortcomings, or deprived them of some essential element of their childhood that would’ve been instrumental to their proper upbringing. Amiright? I all-too-distinctly remember a particularly…