7 Tips For Managing Picky Eaters

7 Tips For Managing Picky Eaters

By Vicki Little Planning and preparing a healthy meal for your family is hard enough, but fighting a picky eater is just exhausting. Dinner should be a time when the family can connect and savor their meal. Try these seven tips to make your family meal more enjoyable! 1. Let your child help. Kids love to(…)

8 Rules Happy Moms Live By

8 Rules Happy Moms Live By

By Vicki Little Do you often find yourself wishing there were about five more hours in the day? When you see that first star at night, are you wishing for a clone to go to work for you or someone else to clean the house? Well, we’ve learned that we can’t do it all, all(…)

Secrets For A Long-Lasting Marriage

Secrets For A Long-Lasting Marriage

When a couple has been married for 20 years or more, people often ask: What’s your secret? So we polled three couples to find out what they’ve learned about marriage, and how they keep the spark alive. They offered solid advice — from maintaining a sense of humor, to knowing when to bite your tongue,(…)

Watch Elizabeth Banks Have “Just a Little Heart Attack”

Watch Elizabeth Banks Have “Just a Little Heart Attack”

February is American Heart Month and this is your friendly reminder to take care of you, too. Watch this film short starring and directed by Elizabeth Banks for the Go Red for Women campaign, which focuses on raising awareness about women and heart disease. Banks describes the video as, “A little film about a super(…)

7 Rules For Helping Your Kids With Homework

7 Rules For Helping Your Kids With Homework

By Vicki Little Homework used to be something that only children dreaded, and they usually did it by themselves. But these days, it feels like homework is just as much work for parents. Grownups often cringe along with their kids when a full homework agenda marches through the front door. Sometimes, homework seems to take(…)

6 Tips to Ease the Morning Rush

6 Tips to Ease the Morning Rush

By Vicki Little The morning rush and how we manage it often sets the tone for the rest of our day. A rushed, frustrating morning can have a ripple effect on everyone, so it helps to be organized. Don’t feel guilty if you get annoyed with how long Junior takes to zip up his coat,(…)

What Kids Really Want For Christmas May Surprise You!

What Kids Really Want For Christmas May Surprise You!

Those letters to Santa can get pretty lengthy! Kids usually know exactly what they want to ask the jolly old St. Nick for. But what happens when you ask the same kids what they would ask YOU for? It may surprise you what your children REALLY want for Christmas! Want more from The Mother List?(…)

What the Holidays Would Look Like if Kids Were In Charge

What the Holidays Would Look Like if Kids Were In Charge

Original: YouTube Have you ever wondered what your house would look like if your kids were in charge of the holidays? Soul Pancake and Lowe’s teamed up to ask a group of boys and girls just that question, and then they made their dreams come true. The looks on their faces is absolutely priceless…and is(…)