Tis The Season To Get The Grill-A-Sizzlin

DIY & Tips
(Image Source) It’s that time of year again. For a large portion of the world, Spring is here. The leaves are starting to come back on the tree. And, more importantly, the sun is starting to shine again. This change happens every year. But, somehow, a lot of people remain...

Cop On A Rooftop for Special Olympics Illinois on Friday, May 19. 2017

Lifestyle
POLICE OFFICERS TO STAKE OUT 270 DUNKIN’ DONUTS ROOFTOPS FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS ILLINOIS, FRIDAY, MAY 19 Chicago, IL—May, 2017—For the 15th year in a row, law enforcement officers from throughout the state will stake out Dunkin’ Donuts rooftops to support Special Olympics Illinois on Friday, May 19, beginning at 5...

Modern Day Homeschooling by GEM Food Mag

Parenting, Lifestyle
More and more families are opting to homeschool their children. We highlighted Natasha Nicholes in our Spring/Summer issue of GEM Food Mag to see how she balances and takes advantages of daily activities to teach her adorable children in an everyday life setting.  Turn to page 23 for the full story....

Vlog: When Motherhood Is Hard

Parenting
Episode 1: Savoring Family Life on MommaCuisineTV  Subscribe to MommaCuisineTV on YouTube Do you have a Roku Player? Get the Momma Cuisine Roku Channel for free today!  TV cooking personality, Johanna M. Cook is Momma Cuisine and she has started an all new real-life series called, "Savoring Family Life".  About...

101 of Hairstyling at KidSnips

DIY & Tips, Parenting
This post is an advertisement.  Are you ready for the Summer and the sunshine? We sure are! Whether it is a special event, a festival or just a feel-good-coz-my-hair-looks-nice kind of a day, we’ve got your back! KidSnips does beautiful braids, styles and up-dos for special events including weddings, graduations,...

Steps For Preparing A Delicious Meal Basket For Someone In Need

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
How would you like to give back to someone in need? There are millions of people all around the world living in poverty. These individuals need your assistance to gain access to life’s most precious necessities. Above all else, they need healthy foods. If you wish to give back, you...

Best and Worst: Food & Drink that Affects Sleep

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
We all know how frustrating it can be when you get your head down on the pillow at night, only to find that you just can’t seem to drift off. There are a whole range of factors that may stop you from getting the eight hours you need: stress, noise,...

Explore An Unknown World In Your Own Backyard

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
You might be thinking about heading somewhere tropical and exotic on vacation this summer, but I have a better idea. Rather than heading somewhere on holiday, why not explore somewhere a lot closer to home. I’m talking about your back garden. You know, the place on your property that you...

What Makes A Good C.H.E.F?

DIY & Tips
Image Source (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); When it comes to mastering your kitchen, it can take awhile. No one comes forth into this world with an innate knowledge of how to blend flavors for the best results. These things take time, practice, and perhaps a little sprinkle of born...

Create the Ultimate Outdoor Dining Experience

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Eating outdoors is almost always better than eating indoors if the weather is fine. And cooking outdoors can be a whole lot of fun too, especially if you love to fire up the grill. Getting outside to eat mixes things up a bit and gives any meal more of a...

It Takes Two: How Is Your Second Pregnancy Different From Your First?

Parenting, DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
Your second pregnancy is an intriguing time.  You are no longer new to the process. You have a decent idea of how your body is going to feel, what’s going to change, and how you go about getting through the next few months as you wait impatiently for the baby...

Protecting Your Family From Burglars

DIY & Tips, Home & garden, Parenting
Being burgled is awful, I wouldn’t wish it on anybody. It can leave you feeling vulnerable and afraid in your home, not to mention the financial cost of replacing everything that is taken. We all think that it will never happen to us, but burglaries are a lot more common...

The Great Wealth Is Family N' Health

Parenting, DIY & Tips
Image source Getting healthier as a family is much easier than getting healthy alone. There are no two ways about it. That’s not all, though, because upping your health game as a family unit, you know, going through the strides like brothers in arms is also the best way to...

New Beginnings: Three Simple Ways To Commemorate Your Baby's Birth

Parenting, DIY & Tips
There are few things more wonderful and exciting that the birth of your baby. The only problem is that it can often feel like the time flies by far too quickly. There's so much going on that you end up in a whirl of excitement and exhaustion that can often...

Great Outdoor Food Doesn't Require Greenery

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
With summer comes barbecues. The two go together hand in hand. We all love the smell of barbecue in the air of a summer evening, and we all love to get our own grills going. But, for those without a garden, grilling becomes a lot more difficult. The good news...

How To Relax In A Busy House

DIY & Tips, Lifestyle
When life, work, and kids are eating up all your free time, you just want to get away for a while and recharge your batteries. But it’s not always as simple as packing a bag and booking yourself on a spa retreat for a weekend. Who has the time and...

Tips on Making Time for Cooking

DIY & Tips, Home & garden
So, it’s been on your mind lately that you want to cook certain recipes or improve your family’s diet. But, who has time for that? Everyone has a to-do list but making the time to get it all done is usually what stops us. If you’re looking for tips on...

Genius Kitchen Hacks To Save Time and Money

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
You think that you might have the kitchen all figured out. But the thing is, there are always lots of new little tricks or hacks that we can learn in the kitchen. When we cook after day after day, a couple of hacks here or there to make things simpler,...

Bust A Myth: Healthy Food Isn't Boring

Lifestyle, DIY & Tips
Anyone who embarks on a new, healthy eating program tends to go into it with excitement and anticipation of the changes that are ahead. It’s a big decision to make, taking control of your health, and one of the biggest things you will hear from people around you – other...

Tackle Any Recipe With These Cooking Essentials For Your Kitchen

Home & garden, DIY & Tips
Lots of people wonder if they should purchase the latest gizmos and gadgets for their kitchen. Many of them certainly do have a place in our homes, but some are just fad items or double up on the capability of something else we already have. Some of your favorite dishes...