With less than a week until Christmas, shoppers are feeling the crunch to have their gifts wrapped and under the tree by Wednesday. You’ve made your list and checked it twice. But what if you still forget someone? (Please tell me I’m not the only one who has done this!) Despite carefully crafted gift lists MORE »
Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and now Green Monday? It’s being billed as Cyber Monday II, but it really just shows how desperate retailers are to get you shopping. They’re creating more and more shopping “holidays” to convince you that right now is the time to buy. You’ll never find better holiday deals than today! At MORE »
I’m sure your inbox is flooded with Cyber Monday offers, while your social media streams are filled with bloggers touting awesome deals online for today’s shopping “holiday.” So far, though, I’m not seeing any grand deals worth the hype. That’s because Cyber Monday was never about the deals. While Black Friday was the unofficial start MORE »
Halloween has come and gone, and we’ve got bags of leftover Halloween candy to prove it. I’m not a big fan of letting my kids eat a lot of sugar. But they absolutely love trick-or-treating, and it’s really hard to resist the tradition. So, we let them have their fun over the weekend, levied the MORE »
As the government shutdown news has trickled in all week, my heart is with those most affected — and I’ve been dreaming up ways to help them. It’s not the poor I am worried about this time. Food banks will remain open and well-stocked. Food stamp cards will still be funded. Medicaid will still cover MORE »
Between homework, sports, and dance, getting dinner on the table in 30 minutes or less is a nightly goal. Here are 8 easy meal ideas for busy weeknights.
Schools are back in session, pools are closing, and that means one thing — summer pool clearance! From swimsuits to towels to toys, you’ll find everything you need for next summer at deep discounts this month. I can’t resist a good clearance sale, and there’s always at least one item I’m waiting to buy at MORE »
Everything in me is screaming, “Yay! Summer vacation!” I love having the kids home. I love exploring the awesome summer fun in Indianapolis. I love 3 months off from carpool, packing lunches, and homework. But here’s a summer math problem for you: 2 work at home parents + 4 kids on summer break = 0 MORE »
This is our first full week of summer vacation. It’s going to take some serious creativity and planning to get past the bickering, tattling, and whining to make it our best summer ever! With our new adoption placement, we’re already well on our way to an epic summer. But, I want it to be more MORE »
This is a great weekend for bargain hunters. You'll find plenty of yard sales and Memorial Day sales to satisfy the deal chaser in you. Here are 8 things you'll find on sale this weekend, only on Babble!
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