Aug. 9, 2022
Important Information
ByDeirdre Kaye

What Should You Do If You Discover A Baby Alone In A Hot Car?

What should your first move be when you see a child sitting in a hot car? Are there legal ramifications of breaking a window to free a trapped child? What the experts advise.

Fun & Fruity
ByDeirdre Kaye

Roasted Strawberry “S’Mores” Are The Stuff Summer Dessert Dreams Are Made Of

Get the fire pit ready — the kids are gonna want this every night.

Social Savvy
ByBrianne Hogan

Tropic Like It’s Hot! 110+ Summer Captions For All Of Your Sunny Fun

Time to flood your feeds with happy photos, because the best season is here.

This Is Trouble
ByDeirdre Kaye

Why A Canine Expert Says It’s Not Cute When Your Dog “Guards” Your Child

Protection or behavior issue? A trainer’s take on dogs and babies.

Reaching For The Stars
ByJulie Sprankles

Star Trek’s Sonequa Martin-Green Gets Vulnerable About Empowering Girls Today

“We need to teach our daughters that what they hear is a lie.”

Take Note
ByEmily Weaver

Does FedEx Deliver On Labor Day?

What to know about the courier service’s 2022 schedule.

Blind Bags Are Bananas
ByJessica G Hartshorn

WTF Started Kids’ Surprise Toy Obsession?

There was a time when toys were for playing with and not just unwrapping. Are surprise toys depressing, or tapping into a real play pattern?

Good To Know
ByCandace Nagy

What Level of Reading Should My First Grader Be At? A First-Grade Educator’s Advice

Not all learning-to-read journeys are the same, but these tips can help.

Get In My Belly
ByDeirdre Kaye

Cheddar Bay Biscuit Monkey Bread Is The Only Red Lobster Dupe Your Family Needs

Meet your kids’ new favorite after-school snack.

ByDeirdre Kaye

Uh Oh, You're Probably Loading Your Washing Machine All Wrong

Got a "top-loader"? Here’s a pro tip for filling your machine.

Medical Marvel?
ByArielle Tschinkel

Is It Even Possible To Have Not Gotten COVID At This Point? Yes, Actually

A doctor explains why, and what you can do to continue steering clear.

ByDeirdre Kaye

How Many Hours Of Sleep Do Teens Need? Probably More Than You Think

If your teen sleeps till noon every day, well, that’s pretty normal. Here’s what experts say on the subject.

The Pro Knows
ByEmily Weaver

A Plant Pathologist’s 3 Easy Tips For Picking A Good Watermelon

This is useful advice, any way you slice it.

Bux Up
ByEmily Weaver

10 TikTok Starbucks Drinks That Should Be on Your Thirsty Radar

Straight from #StarbTok’s secret menu.

fun in the sun
BySimone Johnson

Travel To These 11 Spots For A Family Beach Vacation

Summer is a time for fun and travel. So jet set to one of the 11 beaches for the perfect family summer vacay!

Toot Sweet?
ByDeirdre Kaye

This New Device Lets You Bottle Your Baby’s Farts For Sentimental Safekeeping

Talk about a message in a bottle.