the gourmet dad

The Gourmet Dad – Dean McDermott

Making dinner means catering to various tastes, whether it’s a snack for the child who only eats buttered noodles or dinner for the rascal who refuses to touch anything other than chicken nuggets.  Father of five, host of Chopped Canada,…

dark pedicure during spring

How to Rock a Dark Pedicure During Spring

Corals and creamy colors come to mind when you think of spring colors for mani/pedis. But you don’t have to ditch darker hues simply because of the warmer temps. In fact, a dark pedi can give your tootsies a decidedly…


Want a Happier Baby? Stop Smoking

Yet another reason to kick your cigarette habit. A study found that stopping smoking during pregnancy can increase your chances for a happier and healthier baby. However, smoking more than 10 cigarettes daily has been linked to more irritable little…

the tribes of los palos verdes

The Tribes of Los Palos Verdes

When teenage Medina (Maika Monroe) moves with her family to the picture-perfect paradise of Palos Verdes, California, they seem headed for a happy new chapter in their lives. But old troubles soon catch up to them, as her parents’ marriage…

sugarfina basket

Easter Basket Gift Guide 2018

  Your little bunnies have been especially sweet this year. So help out the Easter Bunny and fill their baskets with all the treats that they’ll be oh-so-hoppy for with selections from our Easter Basket Gift Guide! Cupcake Surprise Mini…

Crayola - National Crayon Day Infographic

Five Fun Facts for National Crayon Day

It’s hard to believe, but crayons are over 115 years old! It all began in 1903 with the original 8-count Crayola crayon box which was sold for just a nickel. Since then, the iconic coloring tool has evolved immensely, serving…

ali levine

Celebrity Interview: Ali Levine from Stripped

Ali Levine is styling the life of her dreams. As the star of the hit breakout Bravo show, Stripped, the celebrity stylist was stripped of all her possessions for 21 days–but wound up gaining so much more in the end….

toys r us

Toys R Us Store Closings: 5 Things You Need To Know

Last week, Toys R Us confirmed that it will be shuttering all of its U.S. stores. Although the toy brand had tried to avoid closures by renovating existing stores, sprucing up online sales, and even introducing a virtual reality shopping…

green eggs and ham

Green Eggs & Ham Recipe

Create a delicious and healthy Green Eggs and Ham-inspired breakfast. Dr. Seuss would be proud. INGREDIENTS: ¼ cup butter, divided 2 cups HORMEL CURE 81 diced ham 1 cup chopped fresh spinach 4 eggs, beaten 2 (7-inch) pita breads, cut in half DIRECTIONS: In…

privacy in your relationship

Do You Have Enough Privacy In Your Relationship?

Your husband asks where his car keys are…just as you sit down to binge watch Orange is the New Black. Your kids pound on the bathroom door when you need to, well, go. Sure, there’s not a lot of privacy…