TV & Movies

Elf on the Shelf Is Now A Live Musical Show

Love him or hate him, Elf on the Shelf has become a ubiquitous fixture of holiday merch. With millions of these eavesdropping, shenanigan causing, stuffed elves sitting on mantles and kitchen counters across the country, parents have turned an over-night sensation into a family tradition. And now that tradition will include a live musical show. […]


How To Survive A California Winter

‘Tis the season for cocoa around the fire and snowball fights. Except that last part for us in most of California and other warm-weather-year-round states. While folks in other parts of the country are sharing memes about kids refusing to wear their snow jackets, we consider a cardigan and flip-flops cold weather gear. So, in […]


The Christmas Tradition I Kept from My Childhood

When I was a little kid, I was so excited each Christmas morning to discover presents under the tree from Santa—it said so right there on the tag! He wasn’t the only one leaving me gifts, for I also got ones from Mrs. Claus, all the reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, and many of their friends. […]


18 Holiday Social Posts You Will See by Mums in December

Mums are busy this holiday season, but that doesn’t slow down the frequency at which they post on Instagram and Facebook. LOL AS IF. Between updates on their feeds and check-ins to their various parenting groups, they never miss an opportunity to connect! There’s so much to share, ask about, and passive-aggressively comment on throughout December, […]


Holiday Juggle Struggle: Celebrating Christmas and Hanukkah

In my family, the holiday juggle struggle is real. We celebrate both Christmas and Hanukkah, but that’s only half the story. Because those two holidays don’t take into account the fact that my husband, me and our two kids live hours away from both my parents and my husband’s parents. The words “Christmas” and “Hanukkah” […]