Category: Daily Dish

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8 Holiday Trends from Celebrity Event Planner Mindy Weiss

Known for her gorgeous designs, celebrity event planner Mindy Weiss recently teamed up with Shutterfly as a Style Partner. So if you’re unsure how to decorate your holiday table, or pull off the perfect soiree, you can make your holidays…

Thanksgiving

3 Thanksgiving Gratitude Games to Play

Thanksgiving is all about having an attitude of gratitude. So while your family is gathered around the table for a fabulously delicious feast, play these three fun Thanksgiving gratitude games. It’s sure to make Thanksgiving—or any meal—heartwarming and happy. To…

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3 Thanksgiving Holiday Shortcuts

Thanksgiving is synonymous with hours of recipes and roasting, slow cooking and savory eats. But while cooking up a Thanksgiving feast can be fun, it can become stressful if you have to work late or have an overflowing plate—literally. If…

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5 Tips for Helping Children With Sensory Challenges on Halloween

While many children enjoy Halloween traditions of tick-or-treating, pumpkin carving, and interaction with costume-clad ghouls and goblins, children affected by a sensory processing disorder may interpret and react differently to these holiday activities. “Children with sensory processing challenges may become…

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Back to School Gift Guide 2018

Get your kids in the back-to-school swing of things with these items from our Back to School Gift Guide 2018! Full of items that promote safety, style, STEM learning, and creative play, it just might make them ready to rock…

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Saying Goodbye to Just Jennifer

“Just Jennifer” was my first (and only) foray into the world of blogging. Each week, more or less, I would write about things that were happening in my life, my kids’ lives, and try to wrap it up in a…

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Moms We Love: Stephanie Gilmore

As a photographer, Stephanie Gilmore creates gorgeous heirloom portraiture that can be passed down through the generations. We spoke exclusively with Stephanie about her career, how budding photographers can launch their own businesses, and why taking a hiatus from photography…

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4 Oatmeal Recipes that Your Kids Will Eat!

There’s something about the start of September that can get you feeling some serious fall vibes. And there’s no better way for your child to begin his schoolday than with a healthy oatmeal breakfast. Oatmeal is one of those superfoods…

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AAP Recommends Whole-Diet Approach to Children’s Nutrition

In a new policy statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics urges schools and families to take a broader approach to nutrition, considering children’s whole diet pattern – rather than the amount of sugar, fat or specific nutrients in individual foods….