… Faith, laughter help Royals superfan recover after shot by would-be robbers www.kctv5.comIt’s been a week and a half since Jimmy Faseler was shot when police say he interrupted three people breaking into his home.

Cynthia Gibbs-Wilborn: Plugged-in Takes on a Whole New Meaning

When people ask me how we enjoyed our spring break this year, I will proudly admit that our family had a marvelous time being plugged in… to each other. Read more: Screen-Free, Parenting, Parenting Advice, Parenting Tips, Modern Parenting, Modern Family, Parents-Families-Tech, Parenting Humor, Hand Held Devices, Kids Screen Time, Limiting Screen Time, Hawaii News ...

Jenny Evans: 42 Signs You Have A Big Family

You can play a game of baseball, soccer or football whenever you want, and you don’t even need to invite over any of the neighbors. Read more: Family, Big Families, Large Families, Parenting, Large Family, Big Family, Big Family Humor, Big Family Jokes, Signs You Have a Big Family, Parents-Moms, The Playroom, Parents News

Katharine Zaleski: Introducing PowerToFly Connect: An App For The World’s Fastest-Growing Women’s Placement Platform

Today we’re introducing PowerToFly Connect, a free app on iOS and Android devices. It’s clear that as we continue to match women with work that valu… Read more: Women at Work, Women, Working Remotely, Remote Working, Work-Life Balance, Raising Children, Raising Kids, Powertofly, Women News

Kimanzi Constable: The Day After My Father’s Funeral

It’s not going to be easy. It will take time — too much time it feels like, but your dreams are possible. Don’t let your dreams die with you — like they did with my father. They are in your mind and heart for a reason. We only get one life to live. Make it ...

Meg Conley: Let’s Stop Sharing Photos Of Our Kids’ Crying, Snot-Nosed Meltdowns

Do we want our kids exposing their vulnerabilities on Instagram, Facebook or Snapchat? Do we want them to think a screen is the correct receptacle for their heartbreaks or triumphs? Do we want our children to spend more time tagging their experiences than actually experiencing them? Read more: Instagram, Facebook, Social Media, Photos of Kids, ...

Quantity Time Begets Quality Time, and Parents Spend Enough of Both

Quantity Time Begets Quality Time, and Parents Spend Enough of Both
It’s time to look at our family calendars as half full, not half empty.

Alison Chrun: 8 Signs You’re Pissing Off Your Online Friends

If we’re not bragging about our kids, we’re b*tching about them. If we’re not shouting about how much we love our life with our little blessings via status updates, we’re crying about how difficult the little monsters have made it. Read more: Parenting, Parents, Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Motherhood, Parents-Moms, Parents News

Holly Rust: 7 Reasons Why Moms Are Real-Life Superheroes

Sure, my cape may be invisible, and my special powers may not be as cool as Iron Man’s, but my powers do help me survive the day-to-day grind of being a supermom. Read more: Superheroes, Parenting, Motherhood, Supermom, Parents-Moms, Mommy Wars, Boy Mom, The Playroom, Parents News

Jacqueline Whitmore: 5 Simple Ways To Express Gratitude And Other Lessons I Learned From My Mom

When you keep a journal, you can look back and remember how much you have to be thankful for during the times when life doesn’t seem to be going your way. Read more: Gratitude, Parenting, Legacy, Gratitude Lessons, Blessed, Blessings, Kindness, Etiquette, Thankfulness, Thrive, Well-Being, Etiquette and Advice, Volunteering, Helping Others, Gratitude Journal, Healthy Living ...