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Caffeine is a stimulant drug. It's legal, and we just love it. We also know that this brew that wakes us up in the morning and keeps us going in the afternoon isn’t for children. But that doesn’t stop...
With state-of-the-art technological devices being more available to children than ever, parents are left with the task to motivate their children to spend as much time outside as possible. Luckily, this task can be nothing more than a piece of...
The summer is here, and kids are around for the holidays. Do you know what that means? Like it’s a norm for children, excitement fills up in the early days of the holiday after which endless nagging choruses of...
Are you looking to add a bit more personality to your kids room or nursery? Or maybe just some unique gift to take to baby shower? The chances are you are more likely to find a wider variety of...
There are many reasons why kids should develop a love for books and reading habit as early as possible. A good book encourages the development of intelligence, connects the spoken and written language, enriches vocabulary, deepens the imagination and contributes...
Where do you get your baking inspiration from? Cookbooks? TV shows? Internet? If you're like most of us, you're probably scanning Pinterest on weekly basis trying to find out what you're going to cook or bake that week. Pinterest is...
Hobbies are a dime a dozen. There's so many out there for you to try that sometimes you haven't even mastered one and you want to try something else. Hobbies also take a lot of time, resources and finances...
Good morning, sleepy head. You had a good night's sleep, right? Time to get up, get the kids ready, make breakfast and get on with your day. Today is going to be great. Then you enter the living room...
Are your kids tired of their too plain and too boring looking clothes? It would be a waste to just scrap them when they're still wearable. Then again, you also don't want to force them to wear something they...
I've seen many women wear a head scarf and I often wondered how they're able to rock the wrapped up look. Just looking at it makes me break out in sweat. It looks too hot for me to bear...
“Can I buy you coffee?” The number of times this question is posed in the dating world is innumerable. Is it that many people like coffee or it is just a cool question to secure a date? True answers...
I love spending my time in the balcony especially when the weather's perfect. If it's cool and breezy out, I'd take a good book, a nice refreshing drink and curl up in our balcony chairs. There are different balcony...
Braided hairstyles for girls are so awesomely beautiful that Disney made them even more famous. Elsa's braid was so popular, it was unreal. Then, many girls tried to copy Rapunzel's braid to the best of their hair thickness' ability. TBH,...
You don’t have to be religious to celebrate Easter, this we know. Why? Because who doesn’t love a roast and pastel egg-shaped plates? Who doesn’t love Rosé in a plastic champagne glass with a little paper rabbit haphazardly taped...
Easter is right around the corner and egg hunts will be the only thing your kids will ever talk about for the next days to come. You can tide them over and keep the excitement with Easter crafts you...
Well, we've already created a post dedicated solely to your woodland baby shower needs. Then, we thought, why not create one dedicated just for woodland baby shower invites? Clearly, the first post was not enough to satiate your need...
Disney hairstyles are the bomb. I've always wondered if an actual human being can pull off Elsa's braid or if Pocahontas' super straight hair can be Au naturale. I've pulled off Mulan's hairstyle in Mulan 1 & 2. Yes,...
Ever thought of having a woodland baby shower for your baby? Consider it your chance to channel your inner Snow White or Pocahontas you've been dying to let out. No one is going to question your fantasy because woodland...
Sugar-free homemade treats are usually a no-no for our kids' palates. They think because it's sugar-free or has less sugar it wouldn't taste as good. To be honest, they wouldn't be able to tell the difference. Chocolate chip cookies...
Playhouses have been a part of childhood for a very long time. They were called doll houses and many toy manufacturers have taken advantage of the doll house craze. Remember Polly Pockets? It's a pocket-sized dollhouse for little plastic...
Who knew pink flamingos would be a hit this year, right? Much like every other trend, no one could have predicted it's sudden rise to fame. After all, if you expected it to be famous, it would defeat the...
Fluid hair painting is a new method of dyeing hair. It is a little bit brighter than a regular balayage yet softer than foil highlights. The effect of fluid hair painting is so gradual, it has a fluid transition...
Never have I dreamed of seeing food handbags that look so real until now. The thought didn't even cross my mind. Sure, I've seen bags with donut or pizza prints but these innovative works of art look so real...
Let's face it. There are times that moms sleep in - not on purpose but sometimes we just get so tired getting up early every morning. Because of these once in a while circumstance, we have less time to...
Paris desserts are one of the most coveted edibles in the world. When you talk about the city of love, you think of food, pastries and art. Well, @desserted_in_paris is an Instagram account that taken the dessert world AND...
Back in the old days, kitchenware was not valued as they were cheap and could not last long. Things have changed and people are acquiring high-quality cookware. And for this reason, the time has come for people to learn...
Kids are the pickiest eaters. They couldn't care less if you are the best chef in the world. If the food doesn't look interesting to them, they simply will not eat it. I've been cooking all my life and I...
Pillows make good decorating pieces. They're multi-purpose, movable and easy to replace. A bare couch can look chic by adding the right amount and design of pillows. Though they are on top of an interior decorator's list. They can...
If there's one thing I would totally let my kids enjoy, it would be cooking. The moment they ask me if I can teach them how to cook, I will feel like the most accomplished mom in the world....
Hot chocolate by the fire, Christmas songs playing in the background and the smell of fresh pine trees through the house makes the perfect winter night. A great way to spend time with family and friends. But, are you satisfied...
Rainbow cakes have been a trend recently. Many parents get them made for their kids' birthday parties with the sure oohs and ahhs from their little mouths. They're super cute to look at and even perfect for adults! I love...
Slow cook dinners are super convenient. You can put them together ahead of time without having that big worry it'll burn. You can leave it to slow cook, check and stir once in a while, and then serve it...
The minty smell, the vibrant red and white color and the familiar shape of a candy cane is a staple Christmas tradition. Kids look forward to seeing dozens of those hanging on the tree, free to take anytime they...
Iwasn't going to ask but have you ever heard of a stuffed animal zoo? I'm a hundred percent sure that every parent reading this have struggled with getting their kids to pick up their messy room. Regardless of what...
I remember when my sisters and I were younger, our mom used to have a chore chart on our kitchen wall. In our culture, it was very common for households to have a house help to do all the...
Let's face it moms. There's just not enough time in the morning to get the kids ready for school, prepare breakfast, pack lunch bags, get ready for work and even do anything with our hair aside from the quick...
One of the most stressful times of being a parent is when your child is sick. They're irritable, hard to please but most of all, it's hard for us to see them in pain. We don't want any harm...
Christmas time is near. You know what that means, right? Lots of food, the smell of wrapping paper and a lot of money to be spent. But, do you really need to spend so much to give presents your...
Every parent knows or will know the feeling of having to transition their kids from the baby crib to the "big boy/girl" bed. Usually, you'd see the signs that your toddler is ready to move out from the crib...
Thanksgiving is only a few days away and we want you to be as prepared as you can be pre and post the holiday shindig. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays aside from Christmas and I've always had...
Tis the season to be thankful. You thought I'm going to refer to the Yuletide season, right? Well, the other important season leading to that actually. Thanksgiving is such a big thing. College kids drive for miles to come home...
Ever had that horrifying experience where you find your child eating out of a playdough tub or whatever clay he has his hands on? Then you pry open his mouth to see if he's swallowed it or you can...
The wedding bells are about to ring. Everything is well on its way to your happily ever after. Soon, you'll be walking down the aisle to say "I do" to the man you'll spend the rest of your life...
Halloween is just around the corner, and we're sure to have loads of candies! That might also mean trips to the dentist or tummy aches. Hopefully not! But giving candies away is so mainstream. Why don't we steer away from...
Baby closet or kids close is not very difficult to upkeep. I mean, babies don't have that much clothing to begin with and their items are also small. There shouldn't be a problem with keeping them organized because they...
Airbnb changed the travel industry the instant it was introduced. If you haven't heard yet, its an online marketplace where people can offer their residential properties for short-term lodging instead of getting a hotel room. It has proven to be more economical...
Toys are a must in every kid's childhood. Although some cannot afford every single toy their child points out; there's still a couple or a few favorites in their toy chest. At the same time, we all know how...
Clothing hacks are everywhere in the internet world. There are clothing hacks for corporate women, pregnant women, men who are losing weight and men who are bulking up. Hacks such as these are designed to make life easier and more...
The tooth fairy idea has been a fantasy many kids grew up believing especially in the western side of the world. I remember my aunt who lives in the US telling me about the tooth fairy whenever she would...
So, a birthday is coming up, and you're asking yourself, "What am I gonna do this year?" Are you stumped trying to figure out what birthday theme would make your kid's party extra special this year? For one thing, maybe you...

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