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  • Sophia Bar-Lev, author of 'The Silver Locket'
    A chat with Sophia Bar-Lev, author of 'The Silver Locket'
    Sophia Bar-Lev learned the love of books from her mother and grandmother who were avid readers. By third grade she was writing stories and poems and the love of writing has continued throughout her life. After a successful career in elementary...
  • Families can thrive in any one of these five Chicago neighborhoods
    Five best Chicago neighborhoods for families
    With the national average cost of raising a child in the United States has risen to over $245,000, parents have to be extremely well-informed when choosing a home for their family. Families that prefer an urban environment to the prototypical...
  •  “When Daddy Comes Home”
    New children’s book helps young readers from military families
    Author Jenny La Sala has dedicated her life to veteran advocacy and spreading awareness about the physical and mental struggles soldiers face. Two of her previous nonfiction books, “Comes A Soldier's Whisper” and “Vietnam and...
  • SipSnap's spill-proof drinking lid perfect for families
    SipSnap's spill-proof drinking lid perfect for families
    Spills happen. One look at the Working Dad family car's interior is all the evidence you need. Fortunately there's a new product that might put an end to the spills - and save the rest of our car's interior.SipSnap is a spill-proof...
  • Ronald Reagan's Tax Cuts
    Fourth of July tax thoughts
    On this day we celebrate American independence, based partly on the tyranny of "taxation without representation," Capital Region residents may want to consider current tax issues. Taxes rank near the top in money concerns.What does the...
  • 7 Family Ministry Essentials by Michelle Anthony and Megan Marshman
    The Ultimate Guide to Family Ministry for Today’s Generation
    It’s a question church experts are desperate to answer: Why are so many young people leaving the church after high school? More importantly, what can be done to stop it? Michelle Anthony and Megan Marshman write in their new book, 7 Family...
  • Working moms vs. stay-at-home moms
    Are working moms better for children than stay-at-home moms?
    There was a time when moms stayed at home with the kids and dads brought home the bacon. Of course, there are always exceptions, but this was how the traditional family functioned. More women started working during the war when the men were gone....
  • To save the economy, we must save ourselves by helping each other
    To save the economy, we must save ourselves by helping each other
    The economy is the responsibility of us all to ensure that America and its people thrive and prosper overall for now and generations to come. We must all think on the part that we each can play daily as a “scratch my back and I will scratch...
  •        5 Things to do with Mom on Mother’s Day
    5 Things to do with Mom on Mother’s Day
    Mother’s Day is celebrated the second Sunday of May to celebrate moms and recognize that they are wonderful. The holiday began during the Civil War to help the mother’s of fallen soldiers on both sides. Since its’ inception in...
  • Michael Bloomberg
    Bloomberg: Environmentalists should threaten Congress, gun makers and families
    While appearing at the 2015 Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit on Wednesday, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg accused the NRA of threatening the families of those who do not support their agenda and suggested environmentalists do the same....
  • Mom and Son
    Nine tips to Improve your relationship with your teen
    I had the pleasure of interviewing Jill Erickson, who is an old school mom. Jill believes in conducting family meetings, having her teens show up for dinner at 5 pm sharp, and lives her life with the mantra that parenting is a lifetime job. Jill...
  • To address homelessness, we need affordable housing
    To address homelessness, we need affordable housing
    Adapted from the testimony of Bob Pohlman, Executive Director of CNHED to the Committee of the Whole hearing on the Budget Support Act.For the third year in a row, budget discussions have focused on homeless families living at DC General and in...
  • PodKeeper.com
    PodKeeper.com helps keep sports families organized
    With the rising temperatures, it is time to take off the winter coat, put on a T-shirt, and gear up for the start of another spring sports season for the kids.Youth sports coaches and parents everywhere are excited for the practices and games to...
  • What to do in Chicago this weekend: Winter tales, ice skating and more
    What to do in Chicago this weekend: Winter tales, ice skating and more
    The last of the cold winter weather will hopefully leave Chicago soon. But instead of waiting inside for spring to start, consider bundling up your family and heading to the city and suburbs for an assortment of activities. From getting in one...
  • Pope Francis calls on fathers to be present for their children
    Pope Francis calls on fathers to be present for their children
    Pope Francis called on fathers to be present and active in the lives of their children as part of remarks for his Wednesday General Audience today, and he said that the lack of a "father figure" in the life of any child can have "...
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