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These 2-Ingredient Bagels Are About to Change Your Life (and They Take Less Than 30 Minutes to Make)

<i>Healthy bagels that don’t taste like cardboard? We’re all ears.</i><p><i>This story originally appeared on Cookinglight.com by Jaime Ritter.</i><p>I’ve been seeing a …

Breakfast

Sheet Pan Cookie Cake

This homemade cookie cake is so easy to make and way cheaper than buying one already made. The perfect solution for anyone who doesn’t like actual …

Dessert

Guinness Brownies with Irish Whiskey Frosting

Although few treats are more fitting for a St. Patrick’s Day celebration than rich Guinness brownies, we’d suggest that you go ahead and whip up this …

Ireland

30 Of The Handiest Gadgets On Amazon For Under $20

In this day and age, finding a practical product that claims to make life easier isn't hard. You know what is? Finding one that actually does it. …

I'm the Mom of an Only Child—Stop Saying These 5 Things to Me

Growing up, if anyone asked me how many kids I wanted to have some day, I always used to offer a range: Somewhere between four and six, I’d say. …

15 irresistible desserts for your Easter celebration

Speckled Easter Egg Chocolate Cake<p>1 / 15<p>This show-stopping cake is worthy of the centrepiece spot on your Easter dessert table.<p>Chocolate Mousse …

Dessert

How to Renew Laminate Kitchen Countertops

Feel trapped by your old, dingy laminate kitchen countertops but don’t have the cash to upgrade to natural stone? You don’t have to live in shame of …

Home Improvement

Creamy Mashed Potatoes

Ingredients<p>5 pounds white or Yukon gold potatoes, peeled and cut into 2-inch chunks<br>• 2 1/2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 12 tablespoons …

Recipes

This Is What A Mom Really Means When She Says 'I'm Tired'

She looked tired. Bone-tired. Overwhelmed, frazzled, but mostly <i>tired</i>.<p>Of course, she was. She had four children who looked to all be under age 10, …

Parenting

This Fruity Pebbles Cake Is a Whole New Way to Eat Cereal and Milk

If Fruity Pebbles and birthday cake had a baby, it would look a little something like this. This colorful dessert (or breakfast?) is a fluffy vanilla cake speckled with Fruity Pebbles, slathered in cereal-infused vanilla icing, topped with even more Fruity Pebbles, and drizzled with a sugary …

What 6 Interior Designers Would Buy With $100 At Target

Target is a mainstay for our home shopping needs. Thanks to the retailer's affordable offerings, we're able to furnish our apartments with chic …

Interior Design

The 8 Best Toddler Alarm Clocks to Buy in 2018

Toddlers are so cute, so cuddly, so absolutely delightful… but not at 4 a.m. when they come barging into your room ready to start their day. For …

Parenting

Bedwetting: 4 Truths Every Parent Must Know

If your child wets the bed, here are four important things a pediatric urologist wants you to know. Most importantly: Bedwetting is highly treatable.<p>The other day I saw a 16-year-old bedwetting patient who'd never had a dry night. His mom told me: "At age 5, 8, 10, the pediatrician kept saying, …

Sleep Disorders

Give your kids a much-needed break from screen time with this portable toy box

‘Teebee’ is a multi-purpose toy box that can carry your kid’s favorite things. It includes a brick plate for Legos, a sorting tray to separate toys, …

Kids

15 Tips Divorce Attorneys Use To Strengthen Their Own Marriages

"Hire a housekeeper. It's cheaper than divorce."<p>There's nothing like seeing couples at their very lowest point to teach you a little something about the value of a healthy realtionship—and how not to screw it up. Just as a plumber has awesome advice on how to prevent sabotaging your toilet and …

How to Say No to Your Children (Without Actually Saying It)

Negotiating with your little one isn't always easy. Reasoning with a testy 2-year-old is hardly an ideal scenario, but how you approach these trying …

How do I stop motherhood ruining my sleep forever?

When I had my first baby in 2010, I remember asking my mother when it would get easier. Her reply? “I don’t think I slept properly again after having children.”<p>It wasn’t the answer I was hoping for, but she had a point. Last month, researchers from Georgia Southern University discovered each new …

Only child ‘syndrome’: How growing up without siblings affects your child’s development

A study has found that children who grow up without siblings are likely to have a different brain structure than those who do.<p>Only children are often …

Dad Of 4 Girls Tweets Conversations With His Daughters, And It’s Impossible Not To Laugh At Them

James Breakwell is the epitome of what the Internet would call "dad goals" - though with 4 daughters to manage, he might not always feel like it. The …

Parenting

5 signs you're in a toxic job without even realizing it

<i>Spoiler alert: This article alludes to a few plot points from The Circle, so if you want to remain 110% spoiler-free, best to click out now.</i><p>By now, you've probably seen the trailer for the movie, "The Circle," the new thriller based on Dave Eggers' book of the same name. For reference, it's about …

How not to hate your husband after kids

Before we became parents, my husband, Tom, and I rarely fought. That changed when we had a baby — when we added a little one to the mix, we started battling all the time. Most of our arguments revolved around the fact that while we both worked full time, I was doing virtually all of the child care …

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10 Ways to Show Your Husband Appreciation

If you have an all-star husband who continuously goes above and beyond for you, you've got to show him some extra love from time to time. And if you do already, there's always new ways to go about it. Think about what he likes, things he begs you to do with him, or what kind of gestures would best …

Science Explains Why Toddlers Don't Care About You or Anyone Else

Unfortunately, kids' ability to give a fig about anyone except themselves doesn't develop until a little later than we'd like.<p>Do you ever feel like your 2- or 3-year-old doesn't care about anyone but him or herself? Well, there's a scientific reason for that!<p>According to a new study published in</i> …

Don't hate your spouse after you have kids — new book explains how

The unfortunate thing about Jancee Dunn's new provocatively named manual, "How Not To Hate Your Husband After Kids" (Little, Brown), is that husbands are unlikely to read it.<p>"How Not To Hate Your Spouse After Kids" would have been just as accurate and might have gotten the book's extremely helpful …

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Dads are more involved in parenting, yes, but moms still put in more work

On Jan. 21, in a collective demonstration of historic proportions, millions of women marched in Washington, D.C. and other cities around the world in …

Parenting

Epic! Gives Kids Unlimited Access to a Massive Library of Children's Books

Giving kids the power to choose what they read is a great way to get them reading more. The Epic! app gives kids 12 and under access to over 20,000 …

The Real Reason I Kept You Home From School Today

You weren't particularly sick today. Just a slight cold. You could have gone to school and been just fine. But your sniffles were enough of an excuse to call you out sick from your pre-k class.<p>I'm sure I could have used the time while you were at school to finish work for our home business or …

DIY Bathroom Floating Shelves

Do you love the contemporary look and feel of floating shelves…but feel intimidated by tackling such a project yourself? I want to let you in on a …

Dear Toddler, Hear Me Out: Something Has To Give (And It's Not Going To Be Me)

I know you’re going through some very important developmental milestones, but I have some concerns about your behavior, that I feel we should address.<p>…

Parenting