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Easy Home Improvement Projects

By Jenna Sherman Are you still spending more time at home despite loosened restrictions? If so, it’s time to take advantage of your free time to ge...

Parent/Child Time: Acts of Kindness That Can Go a Long Way

Parent/Child Time: Acts of Kindness That Can Go a Long Way By Random Acts of Kindness  Ever heard the quote 'You are who you spend time with'? This...

The Happiest People Have 3 Things in Common

WRITTEN BY Karen Nimmo, Clinical psychologist, writer. Editor of On the Couch: Practical psychology for everyday life. karen@onthecouch.co.nz “Em...

To the Mom on the Zoom Call

by Becca Carnahan Dear Mom on the Zoom Call, I see you. And not just in the “I see you because I am you” kind of way. I see you in the very real se...

12 Mindful Ways To Cope With Fear & Anxiety During Times Of Crisis

By Shahram Shiva You don’t need to become a hardcore yogi or an experienced meditator overnight to learn to cope with fear and anxiety at times of ...

8 Ways For Your Family To Downshift Into A Good Night’s Sleep

By Jennifer Brunton Healthy sleep habits are super-important for mental and physical health at any age. Helping your children develop them is a gif...

9 Easy Ways to Cozy Up Your Home

These mini moves will turn your home into a warm and inviting winter retreat.   By Ayn-Monique Klahre  When it’s hot outside, you want your home t...

5 types of affordable family vacations

By Michelle Huffman Family vacations are opportunities for your family to explore new places, experience life outside your everyday routine and con...

Have a Baby and Still Want to Get Things Done?

Embrace the ‘split shift,’ focus on high-value tasks and, above all, lower your standards. By Laura Vanderkam THE GIST Embrace the “split shif...

5 Strategies For Coping With Screen-Obsessed Kids

Emotional outbursts. Lost sleep. These are signs that your kids are spending too much time with digital devices. Here's what you can do about it. ...

10 Simple Ways to Empower Girls to Love STEM

By Megan Hippler    According to UNESCO, only 28 percent of the world’s researchers are women. In the United States, women hold less than 25 perce...

9 Shows That Will Help You Be More Organized

Tidying Up with Marie Kondo (Netflix) The same Japanese author who brought us The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying up is now on the semi-big scree...