Heather Parrish

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40 Of The Best Small Town Vacation Spots

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

Orphaned baby beluga needs new mom in St. Lawrence River

An orphaned baby beluga whale found on the shore of the St. Lawrence River earlier this week is facing an uncertain future, despite the best efforts …

Establishing House Rules for Teenagers

Parenting a teenager requires a delicate balance between giving her enough guidance to ensure she's making making healthy choices and giving her …

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10 Essential Life Skills To Teach Your Kids

Have you ever tried to list all the things kids need to know by the time they’re grown? It’s mind-boggling. No wonder it takes 18 or more years to …

30 Streaming Shows to Get Addicted to and Binge On All Summer Long

Based on the shows you already love.<p>As all your favorite TV shows come to an end (some just for the season and others, well, forever), it's hard to know what to do with your couch time. Now that your DVR isn't filled with episodes of <i>Grey's Anatomy</i> and <i>Empire</i>, you're going to need something else to …

The Best Farm-to-table Restaurant in Every State

These incredible restaurants all pride themselves on sourcing ingredients locally, but they also go way beyond that. From only serving sustainable …

9 Gardening Diagrams Every Gardener Needs to Pin

We predict beautiful blooms in your future.<p>As soothing, rewarding, and therapeutic as gardening can be, it can also be challenging. This plant needs <i>how much</i> sun? Tomatoes can't be planted next to <i>what</i> vegetable? Thankfully, there are tons of gardeners on Pinterest who are here to save the day with …

5 Reasons Your Home Didn't Sell

You've had your home on the market for six months and it didn't sell. You're frustrated and not exactly sure why it didn't sell. You're not alone. Over the past 20 years of selling real estate, your situation is one I have encountered hundreds of times.<p>The good news is that your home can sell if …

Science says parents of successful kids have these 13 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents.<p>Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

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20 Surprising Tips on How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

If you want to upgrade your kitchen without spending a lot of money, knowing how to paint kitchen cabinets is the perfect DIY solution. New types of …

Using wood ashes in the garden #Organic_Gardening

Gardening<p><b>1.</b> Make lye water out of ash. You can boil 2-3 spoons of ash (clean white/grey fluffy ash) with water and then filter it with a coffee …

Homemade Garden Insect Spray #Organic Gardening

Gardening<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>4 cups of warm water<br>• 1 onion<br>• 5-6 cloves of garlic<br>• 1 tbsp of cayenne pepper<br>• 1 tsp of paprika<br>• 1 tsp of dish soap<p><b>How to prepare the</b> …

20 Easy Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking dinner is never something I jump for joy to do. However, the people in my home need to be fed, and I’m determined to keep them happy and …

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Crock Pot Guinness Stew Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is a very hearty and flavorful stew. Thick and yummy, just what is needed on a fall or winter night!<p>(This can also be cooked on the stove top. Just adjust cooking time.)<p><b>Serves: 10</b><p>8-10 Red Potatoes, skin on, quartered<br>• 6 Carrots, peeled and sliced into think chunks<br>• 2 Stalks Celery, …

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Best Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes

Cooking with a crockpot helps create layers of flavor in everything from hearty stews to healthy chicken dishes. Even desserts can benefit from the …

15 Ways to Make Money Outside Your Day Job

Extra money is great. At a minimum, extra income is more change in your pocket. Beyond that, it can diversify your income sources and make your …

How to Deal With Parents Or In-Laws That Don't Respect You

In counseling, many adult clients come in struggling to connect to their parents. They feel that their parents do not respect them, as I discuss here, and don't treat them as valuable, worthwhile people, or continually infringe upon their personal boundaries. There can be different dynamics at play …

Modular Camping: Flexible Pod Tents Connect & Subdivide

[ By WebUrbanist in Boutique & Art Hotels & Travel. ]Looking as much like a kind of outer space habitat system as a campground compound, an assembled …

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The 16 best science movies and shows on Netflix

1/<p>"Blackfish" (2013)<p>YouTube<p><b>What it's about:</b> This film highlights issues with the sea park industry through the tale of Tilikum, a killer whale in …

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8 Plants You’ll Barely Need to Water

1<p>Yarrow (<i>Achillea millefolium</i>)<p>“This plant flowers most actively in May and June, so use it in your garden as a seasonal color accent since they come …

Goodnight Moon, Goodnight Parenting, Goodnight Guilt: How To Be A Better Parent Than You Have Ever Been

You[v'e] never known fear until you have a child, and maybe that is what tricks us into thinking that it is more magnificent, because the fear itself is more magnificent. Every day, your first thought is not "I love him" but "how is he?" The world, overnight, rearranges itself into an obstacle …

10 Things You Shouldn't Do To Your Children That You Think Are Acts of Love

Quite possibly, the most difficult job on Earth is being a parent. It doesn’t require any sort of licensure, schooling, or previous experience, and …

Parenting

7 Dinner Rules That Will Transform Your Family's Mealtime - Maryann Jacobsen

<i>This is Part 3 of a collection of posts used to help write my book The Family Dinner Solution</i><p>“I would love to have your key points summarized on a …

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Is It Possible To Raise Happy Kids In Affluence?

It's been proven time and again that socioeconomic status is by far the most significant indicator of child welfare. Usually when we talk about money we talk about families that have too little. We talk about how children of low-income parents are 15 percent less likely to finish high school and 20 …

Recover From Your Food Hangover With These 36 Light and Healthy Recipes

Recovering from a cookout coma? Let these lighter, brighter recipes set you straight.<p><b>Maybe you're in the throes of a</b> ribs-and-burgers hangover, or you're beach-bound, or you just think it's too damn hot to cook right now. Whatever the reason, these light and bright no-cook (or barely-cook) recipes …

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What Dads Really Want For Father's Day (It's Not an Apple Watch!)

Shares 0<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free<p><i>Truth is, he wants more than just a roll in the hay and a “#1 Dad”</i> …

10 of the best family summer holidays in Europe

Now Easter’s out of the way, it’s time to start planning your next family holiday. Here are 10 places where there’s fun stuff for the kids plus great crowd-free places to stay<p>Top 10 UK family-friendly holiday alternatives to Center Parcs<p><b>Tuscany, Italy</b><p>South of Florence and west of Siena (both of …

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