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I Made a "Phone Jail" For My Husband and I

Audra Rogers | Posted 10.30.2015 | Parents
Audra Rogers

The phone jail is for me and my husband. Our kids are young so they don't have their own yet (though my toddler likes to stick his play phone in there sometimes.) I just got an old plastic large-sized clear container I had in a laundry room cabinet, and used electrical tape to create the stripes.

2015 Welcomes Generation X!

David Kanegis | Posted 03.02.2015 | Fifty
David Kanegis

As the last of the baby boomers turn 50, the first of your cohort now share that privilege. The only bad news -- the oldest of you will soon lose the coveted distinction of being advertiser's target market!

The Best Holiday Gift of All

Annie Fox | Posted 02.22.2015 | Parents
Annie Fox

Clearly, Noah Webster never hunted for a non-existent parking space, cringed at his ATM balance or frantically vacuumed dog hair off the couch before guests arrived.

Students and Parents: Holiday Texting Contest!

David Kanegis | Posted 02.26.2014 | Education
David Kanegis

Parents vs. Students: Fun and Good Food! Who Will Be The Grand Prize Winner? Hold this contest any time of the year, but the holidays always m...

Redefining Quality Family Time in an Overscheduled Society

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 02.03.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

It's a hard message for today's modern family to remember, but an important one: a busy family does not necessarily make a happy family.

Why This Family Decided To Unplug

Mike Lescarbeau | Posted 06.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Mike Lescarbeau

As someone who both consumes and creates content for modern gadgetry, I've wondered: How might our family dynamics be different if we were forced, on a regular basis, into something as terrifying as a traditional conversation?

My Family Is My New Bucket List

Fred Lundgren | Posted 03.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Fred Lundgren

Since Christmas, I have tried to slow down my pace. I am trying to take things more in stride, but doing so can be a very difficult job for a driven entrepreneur.