Kim Burger

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25 Parenting Phrases We Swore We'd Never Say

In my recent post about decoding Momisms (what we say and what we REALLY mean), I realized that at some point along the way, I had become my parents. There was a certain language they spoke, that cliché "parentese," that I swore would never pass my lips.<p>No, <i>I</i> would never say, "Because I said so" …

47 Fun, Freaky And Fantastic Family Halloween Costumes

You know what they say... the family that dresses up together, stays together. Scroll down for Halloween costume ideas that put the Addams family to shame.<p><b>Do you have photos of your family dressed up together? Send them to us at parents (at) huffingtonpost (dot) com and we'll add you to the list</b> …

Don't Blame Me -- My Child Has DMDD, ODD, and ADHD: The DSM-V, Parenting and Labels

The American Psychiatric Association recently released its latest "Bible" of mental disorders; The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, Fifth Edition, or the DSM-V. Although controversy ensued with the release of past DSM editions, this time an unusual outcry has occurred coming from both the …

Will Fast Food Ever Be Health Food?

In a previous Scoop on Food post, I asked if you thought fast food was OK for kids. As a registered dietitian nutritionist, I know that fast food is not health food. I also know that people don't typically go to fast food restaurants when they want nutritious foods like healthfully prepared …

5 Educational Apps For Elementary Kids! #VZWBUZZ

NEWS | Nirasha Jaganath | October 1, 2013 at 8:08 pm<p>For being kids of parents who are constantly online, my kids are pretty much offline learners. …

Missouri couple charged with murder lived 'untouchable' until body found

A couple charged with Wyoming murders that occurred more than three decades ago lived "untouchable" in rural southwest Missouri for years until investigators found key evidence in one of their cases, according to the Christian County sheriff.<p>"These people weren't on the run. The investigators knew …

Beaver butts emit goo used in vanilla flavored foods

Next time you pick up a vanilla candy, think twice. A chemical compound used in vanilla flavored foods and scents comes from the butt of a beaver.<p>Castoreum comes from a beaver's castor sacs, located between the pelvis and base of the tail. Due to its proximity to the anal glands, the slimy brown …

Top Tips to Make the Most of your Downtown Disney Visit at Walt Disney World Resort

Earlier this year, we announced Disney Springs, the exciting, multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney. If you’ve visited recently, you know that …

An Insider Look at the New Ka Maka Landing at Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa

Aloha! Last month, Elliot Mills, Vice President and General Manager of Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa, shared some exciting details about the expanded …

The Magic of Disney Parks Storytelling: Condor Flats at Disney California Adventure Park

One of my favorite things about “The Magic of Disney Parks Storytelling” series is learning something new about some of my favorite Disneyland Resort …

Taking the Road Less Traveled in Tahoe

Jeff and Patty Baird built the Cedar House Sport Hotel in Truckee back in 2004 and opened it to visitors in 2006. Patty is a slender, elegant woman, with the spirit and vigor of the Energizer Bunny. With her husband's help she manages to juggle a hotel, the endless sea of weddings that take place …