• Childhood Obesity: Should the Law Be Allowed to Step In?

    As the childhood obesity rates soar in this country, one case of a 9-year-old boy leaves many questioning how big of a role parents play in their children's health and whether the law should be allowed to intervene in some instances.

  • Your Monthly Chocolate Craving: Is it All in Your Head?

    Blaming your next chocolate cravings on PMS may soon be a thing of the past as new research suggests the monthly cocoa cravings are nothing more than a myth. NBC News reports about the latest chocolate study results that are set to appear in an upcoming issue of the journal Appetite.

  • Plan Your Next Party with Pippa?

    Pippa Middleton is set to publish her book on party planning. Do you have any special recipes, books, or tips you use when planning a party?

  • Mama Madonna Says Smoking is a Big No-No

    Though Madonna is known for her risqué behavior and controversial style, she publicly scolds teen daughter for smoking a cigarette. Can kids whose parents have a not-so-innocent past take their advice seriously?

  • Anti-Foie Gras Activists Up in Arms as They Await California Ban

    California chefs fear for their lives after receiving angry letters and facing protesters daily.

  • Orange for Spring

    I always get happy when Spring arrives because I can finally break out my funky colors. My favorite this year is Orange!

  • The Many Uses for Baking Soda (Part Two): Around the House

    For the next couple of weeks, I will be sharing the many ways baking soda can be utilized in a multiple-part series called, "The Many Uses for Baking Soda".

  • Good Grades? Freebies for Your Child

    Report cards will be out soon. Be sure to stop by with your child for these freebies!

  • Happy Earth Day

    April 22nd is Earth Day. What the heck is Earth Day? What are you doing to celebrate?

  • Celebrate Earth Day in Style!

    This Earth Day my friends and I decided to do something a bit different (in addition to volunteering). We decided to throw a party where you wear items made from recycled goods, as a way to both learn and show what you can do with all that stuff you toss in the trash. It's also a very fun activity t

  • Is a Feeding Tube the Latest Bridal Accessory?

    New reports surface about a feeding tube diet for brides that want a quick fix to lose a few extra vanity pounds before the big day.

  • Ashley Judd's Response to the Media About Her "Puffy Face"

    Judd speaks out about the disturbing way media tends to scrutinize the appearance of women.

  • Bacon on Your Ice Cream? Hot Dog in Your Pizza?

    Burger King and Pizza Hut add the unusual to their menu options. Would you try?

  • Hospital Bans Obese Employees: Should This Be Legal?

    A Texas hospital has instated a policy banning workers with a high body mass index.

  • Tori Spelling Debunks Breastfeeding Myth: You Can Get Pregnant!

    Spelling's fourth pregnancy comes just one month after giving birth to her third child. She admits the news was a total shock and was under the impression that she was safe to rely on breast feeding as contraception

  • "Time Out" - Does it Really Work?

    I want to know from you, does time out really work?

  • How to Throw a No-Fuss Cinco De Mayo Taco Party

    A taco bar is a fun and no-fuss option for your next Cinco de Mayo party. Hosting a taco party at your Cinco de Mayo event allows you to stay out of the kitchen and enjoy your guests. Here are some tips to make your fiesta go off without a hitch (and without much effort either).

  • Living Below the Line

    There are 1.4 billion people who live in extreme poverty every day. Some who live on just $1.50 a day ... a dire $7.50 a WEEK... for food. So many times we see commercials that show us video and pictures of what those poor and hungry go through. Now YOU can participate in a campaign to see what it's

  • Hunger Games' Critics Complain: Katniss Doesn't Look Hungry Enough

    Jennifer Lawrence responds to Hollywood critics who have commented that she was too overweight to play the role of Katniss.

  • The Many Uses for Baking Soda (Part One): In the Kitchen

    There are certain kitchen staples that my home cannot be without. Baking soda is one of these staples, and not simply because I like to bake.