patara

Top Tips to Help Teach Kids about the World

Once you bring your first child home, it’s easy to see that being a mother or father is one of the hardest (yet most rewarding) jobs on the planet, with lessons being taught to children on a daily basis and … Read more

135794 0008r2

Descendants Review: A Musical Misfire

On paper it would seem like Descendants had all the ingredients to be a hit; villains, musical numbers, teen stars, Director Kenny Ortega, but after watching the latest Original Movie from Disney Channel, I couldn’t help but feel like this … Read more

3657 201507150100120772

Tips For Introducing Your Child to Golf

Maybe your child has expressed an interest in golf on their own or maybe they’re following in a family member’s footsteps. Either way, you find yourself with a junior Arnold Palmer looking to take up the game. And why not? Aside … Read more

kayaking

5 Kid Friendly Water Activities in the Caribbean

Many times I hear that kids are too young for international travel, but it simply isn’t true. There are so many family friendly destinations and you would be surprised at just how many kid friendly activities there are – especially … Read more

Tomorrowland

‘Tomorrowland’ Interviews: The Future is Now

Days of future past are on full display in Disney’s Tomorrowland, the studio’s time-bending, world-building epic and next hopeful blockbuster out May 22. A story of a young, wide-eyed science whiz and the cantankerous genius with whom she teams up … Read more

XS The Nightclub crop photo by Barbara Kraft

Found: The Ultimate in Las Vegas Luxury

I’ve never had any desire to visit Las Vegas, only knowing the city as an adult’s playground. I wasn’t turned off by the idea but it wasn’t a place I would pick for a vacation destination either. Imagine my surprise when … Read more

Lamp

Easy Ways to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

Being energy efficient (or using less energy) is beneficial to my family in a variety of ways that affect us both directly and indirectly on a daily basis. Direct benefits include saving money and time while improving our quality of life.  At … Read more

Hank 10.3.14

All Natural Products for a Happy Baby

When my son, Hank, was born he was in the NICU for the first three days of his life. He had IVs in both hands, and he had frequent pin pricks in his heels to collect blood samples. Therefore, when … Read more