Yes, Manners Matter For Kids — And Parents. Here’s Why.

Proper etiquette can sometimes feel like an old-fashioned concept. But if you’re out to dinner and staring down a place setting full of forks and spoons, knowing which knife to butter your bread roll with is pretty important. Elise McVeigh, a manners and etiquette expert, explains why manners matter for kids (and parents!) and why…

Why Your Dental Health Matters During Pregnancy

Expecting a baby is certainly exciting. You imagine how you’ll decorate the nursery, the name you’ll choose, and (swoon) all those adorable infant outfits you’ll buy. When you spend so much time focusing on your baby’s wellbeing, though, you might put your own health on hold. Thing is, you need to be dedicated about going…

15 Mother’s Day Gifts on Amazon That Are Under $20

Although many moms might insist that they don’t want anything for Mother’s Day, they definitely do. There really isn’t one mom on the planet who wouldn’t want a gift on Mother’s Day. And while breakfast in bed and homemade cards written by your toddler with backwards R’s are cute, what’s better is when that Amazon…

What Is Cinco De Mayo? It Has More Meaning Than You Might Think

The colors, the culture — the guac. Everything surrounding Cinco de Mayo is fun, festive, and definitely delicious. While it might be a great reason to gather with friends and family to eat fish tacos, your child may not know what the holiday is all about. That’s why it’s important to know what Cinco de…

10 Moments When Your Child Will Suddenly *Need* You

It never fails. You can spend every waking second with your child, but the moment that you try to do something for yourself, (like pee in peace) your child will desperately need you, right then and there. But knowing when your child might interrupt you when you’re trying to console your other kiddo can help…

Rain Pryor’s Nice Girl’s Brisket Recipe Is One You’ll Want To Nosh On

When it comes to a meal that’s rich in flavor, you can’t beat brisket. Typically served on Jewish holidays, this cut of beef is something to savor, and with good reason. It’s the perfect base for a Sunday night supper, and also cooks beautifully on the grill, too. And actress/singer/writer/comedienne Rain Pryor (yes, the daughter…

This Veggie Train Will Put Dinner On The Right Track

Getting your kid to eat their veggies is like, well, getting your kid to eat their veggies. No matter how much hiding, blending, (or begging) you do, your child is most likely going to want nuggs for dinner…again. But there just might be a way to get some cauliflower into your kiddo, and that’s by…

The Ladies Of Rap Group J.J. Fad Are Still As Super-Sonic As Ever

When rap first came on the musical scene, the genre was mostly dominated by men. But that all changed when J.J. Fad entered the arena. The female rap group (consisting of members Juana Burns, Dana Birks, and later Michelle Franklin) were signed to Ruthless Records, where they became the first female artists to go platinum…

Celebrity Parents Magazine: JJ Fad Issue

    CELEBRITY PARENTS MAGAZINE, VOL. XIV, ISSUE II ON THE COVER JJ FAD From The Editor I’M NOT ASHAMED TO ADMIT THAT BLUEY IS MY FAVORITE TV SHOW — EVER Behind The Scenes WITH JJ FAD MORNING Wake Up WHY “10 MORE MINUTES” OF SLEEP IN THE MORNING ISN’T A GOOD IDEA Look Great…