Maybe it's a deep connection to my Irish ancestors or a simple love of Ireland. Whatever the case may be, I love to read books about the land of the leprechauns and share them with my children. In the spirit of St. . . .
Before we visit new countries with our children, we like to discover literature that inspires travel. There are many fabulous novels about Paris or books set in France, but we've narrowed it down to the best books set in France . . .
Here's our final gift guide for this year, what to give families who love adventure. And if you missed any of our other gift guides, here they are: Stocking Stuffers for Teens, Gifts for Teen Girls, and Gifts for Teen Boys. Happy . . .
If you have to buy a gift for a teen girl, you know it can be tough. It's hard to get them to share their wish list, let alone provide you with one that is reasonable. We've looked around and found the cutest, trendiest, must have . . .
If you're looking for gift ideas for teen boys, you've come to the right place. We've searched high and low for the latest gadgets, clothes, and gear your teen will love to receive this holiday season. Here's some of the best . . .
Teens can be a fickle bunch, making holiday shopping difficult for their parents. We’re excited to share our favorite stocking stuffers for teens. We also have gift ideas for teen boys and gifts for teen girls, and soon . . .
Since our youngest has a peanut/tree nut allergy, we are always looking for allergy friendly treats any time of year. We love FARE's (Food Allergy & Research Education) Teal Pumpkin Project encouraging families to paint a teal . . .
Everyone is headed back to school, so I’m looking for easy to make dinners. This summer I discovered home delivery meal kits, which come in really handy when you’re short on time. I love that my husband can use them to make meals . . .
When the wind begins to blow and the leaves fall from their branches, our kids know the time for our annual apple orchard visit is at hand. For thirteen years we have journeyed north to Wisconsin, to a place called Apple Holler. . . .
Every year I resolve to read more books, but this summer I am really making a commitment. There are so many new books to be read, from love stories to thrillers, and I can't wait to read them all. We've scoured all the . . .
I have long been a fan of using travel guides to plan trips. In fact, on my very first trip abroad over twenty years ago, I’m pretty sure I packed no less than three books for my travels. It’s still my go-to method for planning . . .
During the holidays, we focus on spending time together and celebrating family traditions. We enjoy many family ping pong tournaments, watching holiday movies, and making our favorite holiday dishes. When the kids were younger, I . . .