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A Website Dedicated To Secret Menus At Fast Food Restaurants

Some fast food chains have always had secret menus, while others have recently come around to the idea thanks to In-N-Out’s success with their secret …

Say the Right Thing: 8 Go-To Phrases to Raise Happy Kids

These go-to phrases are pretty much all you need to keep in your pocket to have a happy, independent kid.<p>I grew up hearing my mother say in Italian, "<i>Soltanto la tua madre ti dir? di mettere il rossetto in modo che tu possa essere pi? graziosa di lei</i>" -- which roughly translates into: "Only your …

Red Alert: Helping Kids Deal with Embarrassment

If your child gets embarrassed easily, you can help him deal with his awkward feelings.<p>Want to make a 5- or 6-year-old blush? Tell him he's handsome. Introduce him to your boss. Point out how pretty his new friend is. Yep, it's actually that easy.<p>Although embarrassment doesn't peak until the tween …

Thriving While Parenting a Toddler

While gathering information for articles about toddlers, I have discovered desperate posts like this on the Internet: "Two-year-old for sale. Cheap!" Raising little ones can be very hard!<p>In order to parent children under 3, adults need to accept the challenging parts that come during this time …

5 Pieces of Parenting Advice I'm Tired of Hearing

Five years ago, when my wife and I found out we were going to be parents, the first good, usable piece of parenting advice we received was this:<p>"Take all parenting advice with a grain of salt. Everyone thinks they're an expert. Use what you think is useful for you, in your situation, and just let …

The Fit Five

Having a six-pack is the ultimate way to show that you’re committed to your fitness: You work out hard, eat clean, and do the cardio necessary to be …

Are You Lonely, Mama?

Last night, I was in bed, ready for sleep, doing my nightly terrible habit of scrolling through my Facebook feed, when it hit me. It grasped my heart and stole my peace. It was just something as simple as a photo of a few moms hanging out and their playful comment banter under the photo. But it hit …