Relationships
The Hunt
Jody Madala

Shiver Me Tinder: 3 Important Tips To Consider Before Swiping Right

Maybe a newer version of online dating will be the trick!

I still don’t have the swipe left, swipe right thing down for Tinder. But no need. Just a careful click of the “i“, a quick scroll through some pictures and maybe a minute to actually read the bits of bio provided, is sufficient enough to make me a threat. READ MORE

More To Love
  • Kelli Nelson

    5 Simple Recycling Tips For New Recyclers

    Over the past few years, I’ve become über aware of the amount of trash my kids and I are discarding to fill the earth. I find myself evaluating the recyclability of each and every item before allowing the kids and myself to toss it into ...

    READ MORE
  • Beka Shane Denter

    Why I (as a Canadian) Love American Thanksgiving

    Aside from the amazing Black Friday sales, there is much to love about American Thanksgiving. As a Canadian, I’ve had the good fortune of sitting down to eat turkey with several American friends, both stateside and abroad....

    READ MORE
  • Sex

    7 Days Of Sex

    “You’re too focused on the kids,” our therapist announced. “You need to reconnect with one another.”

    She was right. Lately our marriage had felt more like a business partnership than a romantic relationship. I tried to remember when we’d had our last date. When we’d last done the deed. It had been weeks. READ MORE

    More To Love
  • What The Flicka
  • What The Flicka

    Mommytube: Jack vs The Mail… and The Wind!

    Thanks to Stephanie Ueda for submitting this video! This adorable boy is trying to do something good by helping out with the mail, but the elements of nature are in his way. His frustration is the cutest thing!...

    READ MORE
  • Marriage
    Lisa Witherspoon

    5 Reasons I’m A Cheap Valentine’s Date

    We all know that Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. The stores are already decorated with red and pink. Classroom lists are going home and, perhaps, you have been scouring Pinterest for adorable Valentines your kids can give their classmates. READ MORE

    More To Love
    Marriage

    The Minimalist Guide To A Good Marriage

    My husband and I have been married for over 32 years…To each other.

    99% of ‘it’ has been good.

    75% of ‘it’ has been great.

    I see another 32 years together.

    He sees whatever I tell him to (and THAT folks is part of the magic). READ MORE

    More To Love
  • Felicity Huffman

    Latest Obsessions: Baby Edition

    This week it’s all about the babies! My youngest daughter just turned ten the other day (birthday blog to come) so I know it has been a looooong time since I was in the baby world, which as far as I am concerned is a whole universe unto i...

    READ MORE
  • What The Flicka

    Watch This Dad Who Can’t Stop Cracking Up As He Tries To Scold His Paint-Covered Kids

    Sometimes, the hardest part of parenting isn’t doling out punishment or a serious talking to for misbehavior, but trying not to laugh while doing it. So just imagine the challenge that faced this father as he came across his two sons crou...

    READ MORE
  • Marriage

    I Would Have Never Met My Husband If I Hadn’t Learned This Simple Lesson At 23

    I’m not really sure how it happened but by the end of 2015 I will hit my half-century mark.

    Writing the word 50 to describe myself seems a bit surreal. How is it possible that I’m this old? Wasn’t I just a twenty-something wondering what I was going to do with my life and when would I meet the “one.” READ MORE

    More To Love
  • What The Flicka

    The New Beyonce?

    We’re not sure anyone can compete with Queen Bey, but this little girl sure comes close. How many years do you think until she’s Beyonce’s newest backup dancer?  We say five, max....

    READ MORE
  • Elle Davis

    Surviving A 3 Year Old… You’re Screwed

    I’ll just get right to the point. The little hummingbird has become this little ball of fire with her willfull ways and we’re kind of driving each other crazy. She’s normally a sweet, mild-mannered little girl that goes wi...

    READ MORE
  • The Hunt
    Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka - JDate Religion Doesn't Matter

    Jdate Horror Stories And How I Discovered It’s Not the Religion In The Man That Matters

    I grew up thinking I’d marry a Jewish man. My mother and her parents left Poland during the Holocaust and ended up in Israel, while my father’s parents were Orthodox Jews, with my grandfather the clear patriarch of the family....Read More
    More To Love
  • Jennifer Lizza

    The Ten Rules of Parenting

    Tonight as I was making dinner I could hear my children laughing in one of their bedrooms. They were playing and having fun and most importantly staying out of my hair while I made dinner. I decided to go see what they were up to and as I w...

    READ MORE
  • Erin K Moffat

    Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a special day that is often overlooked. Now that I think about it, I’ve never heard anyone wish Happy MLK Day. Maybe we should start doing that. Martin Luther King stood for everything that was good, kind, a...

    READ MORE