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Geek’s Guide to San Francisco and Beyond for Star Wars Fans and Comics Lovers

San Francisco may be primarily known for its cable cars, historical landmarks, and cuisine culture. But it’s also a friendly refuge for geeks seeking adventure inspired by film and cartoons. (Think Star Wars, the Peanuts comic strip, and all things Disney!) My husband, Jeff, and I first started … [Read More...]

HOME LIFE

In which country do women give men chocolate (not vice versa) on Valentines Day?

In which country do women give men chocolate on Valentines Day (and not vice versa)? a) Finland b) Estonia c) India d) Iran e) Japan Scroll down to see the … [Read More...]

ENTERTAINMENT

Geek’s Guide to San Francisco and Beyond for Star Wars Fans and Comics Lovers

San Francisco may be primarily known for its cable cars, historical landmarks, and cuisine culture. But it’s also a friendly refuge for geeks seeking adventure inspired by film and cartoons. (Think … [Read More...]

FASHION

Versatile Travel Clothing – The Chrysalis Cardi by Encircled

When packing for any trip, I try to plan out my fashions carefully for each day and select versatile travel clothing that can be worn more than once. Especially when traveling with children, baggage … [Read More...]

TECHNOLOGY

How to Save Money on First Class Flights

It can take hours to scour airline and travel aggregator websites to save money on First Class flights. Here's great news for traveling moms and mompreneurs: now you can score the best flight prices … [Read More...]

PARENTING

Join the Safe Teen Driving #KidsNTrips Twitter Party & Win $100 Prizes!

Did you know motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for 15- to 19-year-olds in the United States? That's a scary statistic. But there are things parents can do to help keep their kids … [Read More...]

HOME DECOR/IMPROVEMENT

Disney Decor and Gift Ideas to Infuse Magic into Every Day

Disney decor and gifts infuse the magic of Disney into every day. A Disney vacation allows us to escape from reality into a world full of fun, kindness and wonder. And then we get home to reality with … [Read More...]

CRAFTS

Save Your Holiday Season Sanity with this Simple Trick

Did you ever have a year when you just couldn't get your act together to buy a Christmas tree, let alone decorate it? The holidays can be overwhelming with so many to-dos to accomplish, and pressure … [Read More...]

BOOKS

Best Travel Books for Children According to Travel Experts and Their Kids

Travel books for children inspire curiosity about the world. Kids of all ages can expand their horizons and increase their understanding of other types of people through literary travel. To create … [Read More...]

LIVE SHOWS

Best Free Music Festivals for Families in the USA

You’ve got a blanket spread on the grass, a picnic basket full of treats and maybe, if the venue allows it, a box of wine in the cooler. Your kids are dancing to the sounds coming through the speakers … [Read More...]

TRAVEL PRODUCTS

Best Travel Books for Children According to Travel Experts and Their Kids

Travel books for children inspire curiosity about the world. Kids of all ages can expand their horizons and increase their understanding of other types of people through literary travel. To create … [Read More...]

WINE/BEER/COCKTAILS

10 Tips for Visiting a Brewery with Kids

Should you visit a brewery with kids? As a beer enthusiast and dad, I answer that question with an emphatic, “Yes!” At the same time, I understand why children in breweries could annoy some patrons. … [Read More...]

FAMILY TRAVEL

Why Ski Lake Louise with Kids in Banff National Park

What's the worst part of any ski vacation? All those hours spent researching where to go! Some seek that cool mountain vibe. For other's it's all about amenities or vertical feet. At Canada’s Lake … [Read More...]

GIVEAWAYS

Winter Driving Twitter Party ~ Win Visa Gift Cards from Liberty Mutual!

Winter driving can be scary. Slick roads and decreased visibility can cause even the most experienced driver to grip the steering wheel with white knuckles. Whether you're planning a winter road trip … [Read More...]

HEALTH & BEAUTY

Do Pilates at Home ~ MOTR Review

Know what I miss most about living in San Diego? Nope, not the ocean. I miss my beloved Pilates classes (and my friends, of course)! Apparently Pilates is the one thing that is more expensive in … [Read More...]

FOOD & DRINKS

10 Tips for Visiting a Brewery with Kids

Should you visit a brewery with kids? As a beer enthusiast and dad, I answer that question with an emphatic, “Yes!” At the same time, I understand why children in breweries could annoy some patrons. … [Read More...]

PETS

Rover.com for Traveling Pet Owners or Animal Lovers Seeking Income

As a pet mom who travels often, I know how important it is to find excellent, reliable care for my animal friends while I'm away from home. Rover.com offers in-home pet-sitting, plus dog-walking … [Read More...]

PARTY PLANNING

Fun New Year’s Eve Traditions from Europe

You surely have your own New Year's Eve traditions, like celebrating with noisemakers, a kiss at midnight, or watching the ball drop in Times Square. No matter where my family is, we seek out … [Read More...]

GIFTS

Basic Invite Makes Sending Holiday Cards Merry, Easy and Bright

'Tis the season for snowflakes, hot chocolate, twinkling lights, and mailboxes bursting with photo holiday cards. For those of us who have our address books at the ready to tackle our … [Read More...]

TV/MOVIES

Geek’s Guide to San Francisco and Beyond for Star Wars Fans and Comics Lovers

San Francisco may be primarily known for its cable cars, historical landmarks, and cuisine culture. But it’s also a friendly refuge for geeks seeking adventure inspired by film and cartoons. (Think … [Read More...]

TOYS

Super Cool Toys for Traveling Kids for Play On the Go or At Home

Whether you're looking for holiday gifts, toys to entertain your kids during your family's travels, or you want some fun diversions for use at home - we've got you covered. Scroll down to see all … [Read More...]

LIFE JOURNEYS

Are You Ready to Turn Your Hobby into a Business?

So you want to turn your hobby into a business. Maybe you're seeking a side hustle to supplement your income, or you want to dump your day job in favor of something more fulfilling. Perhaps you've … [Read More...]

GROWN-UP GETAWAYS

Geek’s Guide to San Francisco and Beyond for Star Wars Fans and Comics Lovers

San Francisco may be primarily known for its cable cars, historical landmarks, and cuisine culture. But it’s also a friendly refuge for geeks seeking adventure inspired by film and cartoons. (Think … [Read More...]