With Mother’s Day in the US just around the corner, it’s time once again to explore options for the perfect gift to show your affection. With so many birthdays and holidays to keep track of throughout the year, it can sometimes be difficult to come up with fresh ideas. So, to give you a helping hand, here are a few suggestions to light up your mom’s day.
What better way to spend a lazy Sunday than being pampered … Keep Reading!!!
Bikers Against Child Abuse is an organization of lifelong bikers who serve as support and allies for survivors of child abuse. They have grown internationally and work with local authorities. When a connection is made BACA rides to the child’s home, provides them with a vest and make a connection. Survivors are then given 2 contacts from the organization that they can contact for support when they need it. They also provide a presence to, hopefully, scare off any abuser … Keep Reading!!!
When a husband and wife love backpacking the world together what do they do when expanding their family? Karen Edwards and Shaun Bayes brought their baby with them. 10 weeks after welcoming their daughter Esmé into the world they embarked on a world tour, despite everyone telling them they were nuts. They packed everything the 3 of them would need into one backpack and headed off to Asia, Australia and New Zealand.
Karen said the … Keep Reading!!!
When you’re a photographer with a pregnant dog and some time on your hands, I think it’s obvious what you need to do. You do a maternity shoot for your dog. Ana Paula Grillo did that for Lilica and the responses range from “really?” to “fabulous!”
When you go to a comedy show it’s highly likely something is going to offend you. Most people will either laugh at themselves or let it go and enjoy the rest of the show. One mom just couldn’t stop herself when Steve Hoffstetter made jokes about parents thinking their kids are special.… Keep Reading!!!
The great tampon debate rages on between politicians all over the world. Is a “tampon tax” fair to women? Canada got rid of the federal tax on pads and tampons last summer; Utah decided the tax should stay just months ago; Chicago city counsel just decided a couple weeks ago to remove their taxes on shark week related products. And now New York City is getting on board. A new bill would supply 25 schools with free tampons and pads … Keep Reading!!!
Dutch photographer/designer Nichon Glerum wanted to do something extra special for her son’s birth announcements. She decided to send out birth cards using the ancient technique of invisible ink. This technique, that many of us know from childhood, goes back thousands of years and can use various organic liquids to make the ink. This includes lemon juice, vinegar, saliva, sweat, urine, blood, and milk among many others. To reveal the hidden message, the recipient must apply heat, such as with … Keep Reading!!!
Kids must thing the rules seem to go out the door when its a holiday. We tell them not to talk to strangers and then Christmas comes around and we’re practically throwing them on some bearded old man in a velveteen suit. And clearly, as Brian Gordon’s comic points out, this is not the only rule we seem to overlook in the name of tradition.
Although, this duck is probably a first time parent, because all the moms I know … Keep Reading!!!
Nine-year-old Milla Bizzotto became the youngest competitore to ever complete the Bullfrog challenge, which is a 24-hour course designed for real, adult members of the U.S. Navy Seals. The course includes running 36 miles, swimming 8 kilometers and 25 obstacles. In a 24-hours period, Milla completed the 25 obstacles 6 times!… Keep Reading!!!