Amanda Williams

Amanda Williams

Amanda loves to spend as much time as possible outside. She grows some amazing flowers and vegetables in her garden, and loves to have her 3 little ones help. Her favorite time is a spent on a quiet hiking trail, but her life is pretty busy these days.

Fashion
|Home & Style11 June 2021 (updated)

Leopard Print Outfits: Different Ways to Wear This Look

Looking to spice up your wardrobe? Check out these tips on wearing leopard print outfits and rock this chic, versatile look.

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Tech-Savvy Family
|Tech & Social11 June 2021 (updated)

How to Download Apps on a Smart TV

Congratulations on your new TV! Are you ready to figure out how to install apps to your Smart TV? Click here for an easy guide!

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Home Organization
|Home & Style11 June 2021 (updated)

8 Pantry Organization Ideas and Tips for Your Kitchen

Has "seek and you shall find" become your household slogan? Our tips for pantry organization will help you to reduce that search time and stress!

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Party
|Children & Parents11 June 2021 (updated)

How to Plan an Adult Birthday Party

Looking for adult birthday party ideas that are creative and fun? We've got some ideas and tips that are perfect for your next birthday celebration!

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Party
|Children & Parents11 June 2021 (updated)

Kids Birthday Party Ideas- Fun Ways to Celebrate

From treasure hunt to minute-to-win-it games, these kids birthday party ideas can all be done without busting your budget. Read on for some great tips!

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Home Design
|Children & Parents11 June 2021 (updated)

Maximize Time Together in the Family Room

Check out the importance of family room and how it can be the central hub for quality time and a place to build healthy family relationships.

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Home Design
|Home & Style11 June 2021 (updated)

Outdoor Kitchen Ideas, Designs, and Plans

An outdoor kitchen is a dream of many amateur and professional chefs alike. Find out here what to consider when planning your new backyard cooking space!

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Baby
|Home & Style11 June 2021 (updated)

The Best Baby Stuff: Our Must-Have Items and Gear

There's so much baby stuff out there, but what do you really need? Find out which baby items you really need and what you don't!

Amanda Williams
Home Design
|Home & Style11 June 2021 (updated)

Kids Bedroom Ideas: Designing the Perfect Space

Ready to redecorate your child's bedroom? Check out these great decorating tips and ideas for making the perfect kids bedroom!

Amanda Williams
Home Design
|Home & Style11 June 2021 (updated)

Decorate on a Budget - 3 Easy Tips for a Gorgeous House

Looking to redecorate without breaking the bank in the process? Learn here how to decorate on a budget to create a cozy home today!

Amanda Williams
Home Organization
|Home & Style11 June 2021 (updated)

5 Easy Ways to Organize Your Fridge

Did you know that an organized refrigerator is not only more hygienic, but it can also save you cash? Read on for tips to organize your fridge!

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Fashion
|Home & Style,Summer11 June 2021 (updated)

4th of July Outfit Ideas – Show Your Colors in Style

Independence Day is coming and you want to celebrate in style? Check our ideas for 4th of July outfit and accessories ideas!

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Beauty
|Hair,Home & Style27 May 2021 (updated)

Curly Hairstyles: Best Haircuts for Curly Hair

Whether you have bouncy natural curls or wavy hair: Our guide for curly hairstyles helps you to find your new look - for each face shape!

Amanda Williams
Gardening
|Editor's Pick,Home & Style,Must Read08 April 2021 (updated)

Flower Garden: Ideas and Growing Tips for Beginners

Gardening is a great way to spend time outdoors, and enjoy something beautiful. Check out our tips to create a flower garden this spring!

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Vacation
|Activities & Travel,Spring16 March 2021

Enjoy Family Fun With Six Spring Break Staycation Ideas

Need a kid-friendly vacation idea during COVID-19? Six spring break staycation themes entertain, occupy and educate your whole family. Try them this year!

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Home Safety
|Home & Style15 March 2021 (updated)

Wildfire Safety Tips: How to Keep Your Family Safe

A wildfire safety plan keeps your family safe in case of emergency. Read on for tips on how to make a plan, and what to do in case of a wildfire.

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Arts & Crafts
|Activities & Travel15 March 2021 (updated)

Scrapbook: What It Is, How to Do It and Where to Start

Do you or your kid loves crafts with scissors and paper? Then you should give scrapbooking a try! Check out our scrapbook tips, here!

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Molly Maid, Virginia Beach
|Home & Style15 March 2021 (updated)

Natural Cleaning Tips With Baking Soda

Baking soda is the most versatile item in your household. Read on to learn all about its many uses for cleaning and home maintenance!

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Pregnancy
|Home & Style15 March 2021 (updated)

Maternity Clothing - Tips for a Stylish Pregnancy

Looking for the perfect wardrobe to look and feel your best during pregnancy? Check out our tips for some great maternity clothing basics.

Amanda Williams
Gardening
|Home & Style15 March 2021 (updated)

Indoor Garden: Tips and Tricks for Growing Veggies or Herbs Indoors

Need a little pop of green in your house? Check out our tips and ideas to start an indoor garden and have fresh herbs and veggies all year round!

Amanda Williams
Arts & Crafts
|Christmas,Holidays,Tech & Social15 March 2021 (updated)

14 Homemade Gift Ideas for Friends and Family

The next birthday is approaching. Christmas is not far away either. The search for the perfect gift begins again. We have some tips for you.

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Pregnancy
|Children & Parents14 March 2021 (updated)

How to Prepare Your Toddler for Their New Sibling

Baby number two (or three) is on the way! This pregnancy will certainly be different, especially with another child in the mix. Here are some of our best tips!

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Shopping
|Holidays,Home & Style14 March 2021 (updated)

Shop 'til You Drop: What Is Black Friday and How to Shop It

Want to get the most bang for your buck on Black Friday? Here are some Black Friday basics, and tips for keeping your sanity while getting great deals.

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Wedding
|Home & Style14 March 2021 (updated)

What to Wear to a Religious Ceremony as a Guest

Are you invited to a wedding or another religious ceremony and don't know what to wear? We got you covered with these outfit ideas.

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Toys and Games
|Tech & Social14 March 2021 (updated)

Bullseye! Family-Friendly Darts for Sport and Play

Darts can be a fun way to relax or even turn up the competition with family and friends. Start training today with these tips!

Amanda Williams
Grandparenting
|Children & Parents14 March 2021 (updated)

Growing up 'Grand': Grandparents Matter in their Grandkids' Lives

Find out how Grandparents can play vital roles in the lives of their family here.

Amanda Williams
Tech-Savvy Family
|Tech & Social14 March 2021 (updated)

Media Limits and Kids: Finding the Right Balance

How do you set the right media limits for your kids? How much is too much? Read on for tips to set the right expectations and media boundaries.

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Toys and Games
|Tech & Social14 March 2021 (updated)

Video Games for the Family: Nintendo to Playstation

Video games can be great fun for the whole family! Check out this video games and gaming consoles that everyone can enjoy together this weekend!

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Party
|Children & Parents13 March 2021 (updated)

How to Plan a Baby Shower: A Step-By-Step Guide

A baby shower is the perfect way to celebrate the upcoming arrival of a little one. Check out this step-by-step guide to throw an amazing baby shower!

Amanda Williams
Beauty
|Hair,Home & Style13 March 2021 (updated)

10 Beard Trimming Tips: How to Groom Your Beard

Check our top ten tips for beard trimming and grooming to get the right style for your facial hair!

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Wedding
|Home & Style13 March 2021 (updated)

Wedding Checklist: Get Prepped for the Big Event!

Feeling a little overwhelmed with all the details you need for your wedding? Fear not! Our wedding checklist will help you plan the perfect celebration!

Amanda Williams
Outdoor Activities
|Activities & Travel13 March 2021 (updated)

5 Outdoor Activities on a Budget for the Whole Family

Looking for ways you can have fun without spending a fortune this summer!C heck our tips to enjoy amazing outdoor activities on a budget!

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Home Improvement
|Home & Style,Winter13 March 2021 (updated)

How to Winterize a House: Your Cold-Weather Game Plan

Check out 6 easy tips to winterize a house so you can stay safe and prevent serious damage to your home during the winter months!

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Adult Health
|Health & Fitness,Home & Style11 March 2021 (updated)

Comfortable Shoes: Why Well-Fitting Shoes Are Important for Your Feet

Stilettos and slip-ons might offer a look that’s stylish and fashion-forward. But comfortable shoes will nurture the health of your feet.

Amanda Williams
Green Living
|Home & Style11 March 2021 (updated)

Fair Trade Clothing: What You Need to Know Before Shopping

Fair Trade Clothing has many benefits for you and your family. Find out here why to buy ethical fashion!

Amanda Williams
Gardening
|Winter11 March 2021 (updated)

5 Easy Tips to Winterize Your Garden

Winterize your garden with these easy tips to have a blooming yard next spring!

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FamilyApp
|Activities & Travel,Science11 March 2021 (updated)

Solar Eclipse and Lunar Eclipse: Fun for the Whole Family

A lunar and solar eclipse are amazing events for children. Read here for the best way to enjoy these occurrences with the whole family!

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Outdoor Activities
|Children & Parents11 March 2021 (updated)

Simple Things for Kids: Fascination in Childhood

The wonder of childhood is a beautiful phenomenon. Check out these simple things that children of all ages find to be a fascination.

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Beauty
|Hair,Home & Style,Winter11 March 2021 (updated)

Winter Hair Care: Tips and Tricks for Shiny Hair

Winter may be a hard season to weather, but winter hair care is tough too. Fortunately, with a few tricks of the trade, your mane can stay smooth into spring

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Molly Maid, Virginia Beach
|Home & Style10 March 2021 (updated)

Cleaning Schedule: Get a Cleaner Home in 2021

Do dust bunnies seem to be your pets? Our cleaning schedule tips will help you make a fresh start in 2021 with a cleaner home!

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Adult Health
|Health & Fitness10 March 2021 (updated)

Top 10 Quit Smoking Apps for iOS and Android

If you want to stop smoking but need a little support, check out these tips and list of quit smoking apps that may help!

Amanda Williams
Entertainment
|Home & Style10 March 2021 (updated)

Tips to Set up the Perfect Home Theater

Make your cinematic dreams come true with a home theater! Read on for some tips and tricks to help you get started enjoying the show.

Amanda Williams
Pregnancy
|Children & Parents10 March 2021 (updated)

Infertility-What's Causing It, and What to Do About It

Having trouble conceiving? Read all about infertility and ways you and your partner can improve your chances of conception.

Amanda Williams
Home Design
|Home & Style10 March 2021 (updated)

Kitchen Design: How to Plan Your New Kitchen

Having a kitchen you really love is all about maximizing its potential. Ready to upgrade your kitchen space? Check out these tips!

Amanda Williams
Arts & Crafts
|Children & Parents10 March 2021 (updated)

7 Great Art Books for Kids of All Ages

Read all about the 7 best art books for kids of all ages, and fuel family creativity! From painting ideas to family crafts, there are fantastic ideas here!

Amanda Williams
Home Organization
|Home & Style10 March 2021 (updated)

Magic Cleaning: Joyful Decluttering with Marie Kondo

"Tidying Up with Marie Kondo" has inspired millions to embrace a minimalistic lifestyle. Find out all about her approach and life-changing magic cleaning tips!

Amanda Williams
Kid Food
|Food & Recipes10 March 2021 (updated)

Great Recipes to Get Your Kids Eating Vegetables

What are the best vegetables for kids? Try these helpful tips and recipes to make sure your whole family gets a good dose of vitamins and nutrients.

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Nutrition
|Food & Recipes10 March 2021 (updated)

4 Easy and Delicious Kale Recipes for Snacks and Dinner

Kale is one of the most famous superfoods out there. Get your daily dose of healthy nutrients with these kale recipes!

Amanda Williams
Kid Food
|Food & Recipes10 March 2021 (updated)

Kids in the Kitchen: Easy Baking Recipes for Kids

Looking for ways to get your kids more involved in the kitchen? These tips and ideas for easy baking recipes for kids are just what you need!

Amanda Williams
FamilyApp
|Food & Recipes10 March 2021 (updated)

Homemade Lemonade - 3 Healthy and Refreshing Recipes

Looking for the perfectly refreshing summer drink? Be inspired by these ideas and recipes and create your own homemade lemonade.

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Beauty
|Hair,Home & Style10 March 2021 (updated)

Find the Best Haircut for Your Face Shape (for Women)

What's the best haircut for your face shape? Read on to learn about the best, most flattering hairstyles for you!

Amanda Williams
Baby
|Food & Recipes10 March 2021 (updated)

Bringing Up Baby: The Best Baby Food for Your Little One

Is your baby ready for solid food, yet? Check out all you need to know about baby food before feeding it to your child for the first time!

Amanda Williams
Fashion
|Fall,Home & Style09 March 2021 (updated)

Why We Love Boots: Best Boots for Fall 2020

Do you love boots? We do, too! Check out our favorite boots for fall 2020 and some cool outfit ideas to pair with your shoes!

Amanda Williams
FamilyApp
|Holidays,Tech & Social,Thanksgiving08 March 2021 (updated)

The History of Thanksgiving Dinner and Traditional Food

Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving, and why do we eat such a feast? Find out all about Thanksgiving dinner, and other holiday traditions.

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FamilyApp
|Holidays,Home & Style08 March 2021 (updated)

Outdoor Halloween Decorations and Yard Décor

Are you ready for the most candy-filled night of the year? Celebrate in style with these great outdoor Halloween decorations!

Amanda Williams
Kid Health
|Health & Fitness08 March 2021 (updated)

Childhood Stress and Tips to Keep Your Cool at School

Learn some strategies here to minimize childhood stress at home and at school, so you child can live stress-free and healthy!

Amanda Williams
Arts & Crafts
|Christmas,Holidays08 March 2021 (updated)

DiY & Creative Ideas for Homemade Gifts

Homemade gifts are a fantastic way to let people know you care about them! Read on for great ideas for your friends and family this Christmas.

Amanda Williams
Fashion
|Holidays,Home & Style07 March 2021 (updated)

The Perfect New Year's Eve Outfit for Every Occasion

Still looking for the perfect New Year's Eve outfit without spending a fortune? We've got you covered! Check out the best outfit ideas for NYE 2021!

Amanda Williams
FamilyApp
|Christmas,Holidays,Home & Style05 March 2021 (updated)

Outdoor Christmas Decorations to Celebrate the Season

Our easy tips for Christmas outdoor decorations make this year's holiday season a little more beautiful and a lot more joyful!

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VB Basics
|Activities & Travel,Christmas,Holidays05 March 2021 (updated)

Fun Family Christmas Activities in Virginia Beach

The holidays are a time to get the entire family together for festive fun. Whether you bake cookies or volunteer, there's plenty to do around the holidays in VB

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Money-Saving Family
|Christmas,Holidays,Home & Style05 March 2021 (updated)

12 Budget-Friendly Family Christmas Gifts

You don't have to spend a lot of money to get great family Christmas gifts! Check out the 12 best gift ideas for this year's holiday season!

Amanda Williams
Home Improvement
|Home & Style,Summer04 March 2021 (updated)

How to Clean Your Deck: Tips for Wood & Stone Terraces

Does your deck need a cleaning, but you don't know where to start? These tips and tricks will show you how to clean your deck so it looks better than ever!

Amanda Williams
VB Basics
|Activities & Travel04 March 2021 (updated)

Tour Virginia Beach and Choose Your Own Self-Guided Adventure

Virginia Beach is a perfect summer destination, with a coastline filled with adventure and fun. Check out these ideas to make the most of your self-guided tour!

Amanda Williams
VB Basics
|Activities & Travel04 March 2021 (updated)

Beach Time! Fun Ideas for Family Adventures in Virginia Beach

Indulge in the summertime at a few of Virginia’s best beaches. From hiking trails to catching the sun’s rays, a day at the beach may be just what you need!

Amanda Williams
Fashion
|Home & Style,Summer03 March 2021 (updated)

How to Dress for Summer Without Showing Too Much Skin

Staying cool during the heat while wearing modest, professional or age-appropriate clothes is not rocket science with these tips on how to dress for summer!

Amanda Williams
Finance
|Home & Style03 March 2021 (updated)

Questions to Ask and Consider Before You Buy a House

Do you dream of owning a home for your family? Check out these tips before you buy a house!

Amanda Williams
Home Safety
|Home & Style03 March 2021 (updated)

Flooding: How to Prepare, Stay Safe and Protect Your Home

Find out the best tips to prepare for flooding and how to stay safe during a natural disaster!

Amanda Williams
Kid Health
|Children & Parents03 March 2021 (updated)

Car Seats Prevent Deaths and Save Children's Lives

Car seats could have prevented the deaths of many children in traffic accidents every year. Find out how to keep your child safe!

Amanda Williams
Education
|Children & Parents,School Choices03 March 2021 (updated)

School Uniforms: Restoring Sanity or Restricting Freedom?

Do school uniforms help students save time and money, or do they resist self-expression? Read on to learn more about the pros and cons of school uniforms.

Amanda Williams
Tech-Savvy Family
|Children & Parents03 March 2021 (updated)

TVs in Your Kids' Bedrooms – Navigating the Media Jungle

Check out these important tips before considering TVs, or any other type of electronic screen device in your kids' bedrooms.

Amanda Williams
Parenting
|Children & Parents,Health & Fitness02 March 2021 (updated)

4 Fun and Easy Hygiene Tips for Kids

Part of being a parent includes educating your children about healthy hygiene. Find out how children can learn to enjoy good hygiene practices with a few tips!

Amanda Williams
Tech-Savvy Family
|Children & Parents02 March 2021 (updated)

Are Video Games Good or Bad for Kids?

Some people think video games can offer educational benefits for kids, but others oppose too much screen time. Find out how to strike the right balance!

Amanda Williams
Home Improvement
|Home & Style,Summer02 March 2021 (updated)

Home Maintenance Checklist: Tips to Prep for Summer

The weather is getting warmer and the days are getting longer! Get your house ready for summer with this home maintenance checklist!

Amanda Williams
Entertainment
|Children & Parents,Movies01 March 2021 (updated)

Family Movie Night: Favorites for the Whole Family

Family movie night can be a great way to enjoy some time with your family, but what do you watch? Here are some of our favorites!

Amanda Williams
Baby
|Health & Fitness01 March 2021 (updated)

All About World Breastfeeding Week 2020

What is World Breastfeeding Week, and why does it matter? Read on to learn all about this event and how to promote child health worldwide.

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Relationships
|Children & Parents01 March 2021 (updated)

Sibling Relationships: Tips for Family Bonding

How can you help your kids strengthen their sibling relationships? Here are some great ways parents can encourage lifelong family bonds.

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Faithful Beginnings
|Activities & Travel01 March 2021 (updated)

Adventures in Odyssey: Stories for the Whole Family

Need some good entertainment for your next family road trip? Listen to some Adventures in Odyssey! Read on to learn more about this audio series.

Amanda Williams
Beauty
|Hair,Home & Style26 February 2021 (updated)

6 Tips for Successful Hair Coloring at Home

Struggling with visible roots or tired-looking hair? Here are some tips for hair coloring at home so you can skip the salon!

Amanda Williams
Home Design
|Home & Style26 February 2021 (updated)

Shabby Chic and DIY Interior Design Ideas

Check out our creative ideas and DIY tips so you can incorporate shabby chic style into your own gorgeous interior designs!

Amanda Williams
Pregnancy
|Health & Fitness25 February 2021 (updated)

4 Simple Tips to Relax During Pregnancy

Pregnancy: your pants are getting tighter, your back and feet hurt, and you’re on an emotional roller coaster. Sound about right? Here are some tips to help

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Beauty
|Home & Style24 February 2021 (updated)

Your Beauty Care List For When the Corona Quarantine Is Over

Are you longing for some professional beauty care like we do? Check our list for beauty treatment to-dos we all want to do after the lockdown!

Amanda Williams
Outdoor Activities
|Home & Style,Summer24 February 2021 (updated)

Backyard Swimming Pools Serve up Summer Fun

Making the most of your summer at home is easier with a backyard swimming pool! Check out all the different options!

Amanda Williams
Pregnancy
|Children & Parents24 February 2021 (updated)

Why Wear a Pregnancy Necklace?

There's a lot to think about when it comes to having a baby. Find out more about how a pregnancy necklace may help you along the way!

Amanda Williams
Kid Food
|Children & Parents,Food & Recipes24 February 2021 (updated)

Healthy Finger Foods for Kids: Fun Snacks They'll Love

Finger food for kids is a great way to make fruit and vegetables tasty all year long. We've got some great ideas for you to try!

Amanda Williams
Gardening
|Home & Style,Spring24 February 2021 (updated)

Get Your Plants Growing With Container Gardening!

Container gardening brings the joys of a blossoming yard even to small spaces, indoors and outdoors! Read how to start your container garden!

Amanda Williams
Beauty
|Home & Style24 February 2021 (updated)

10 Beauty Hacks for the Busy Mom

Busy moms don't have much time but they can still look gorgeous! Here are 10 beauty hacks to help you look and feel your best!

Amanda Williams
Baby
|Children & Parents24 February 2021 (updated)

9 Tips to Return to Work While Exclusively Breastfeeding

Yes-- it IS possible to be back at work while exclusively breastfeeding! Here are nine helpful tips to make an easy transition.

Amanda Williams
Shopping
|Children & Parents,Holidays24 February 2021 (updated)

The Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for 2021

Still looking for a Mother's Day gift to make or buy? Check our ideas to find something special for all of the moms in your family!

Amanda Williams
Adult Health
|Health & Fitness24 February 2021 (updated)

Testosterone - A Women’s Hormone?

Testosterone is considered a male macho hormone, but women make it too. Read all about testosterone and finding the right hormone balance.

Amanda Williams
Career
|Tech & Social24 February 2021 (updated)

Being a Licensed Practical Nurse & Other Types of Nurses

Find out what it means to be a licensed practical nurse and all the possibilities in the nursing career field!

Amanda Williams
Grandparenting
|Home & Style24 February 2021 (updated)

How to Set up a Guest Room for Grandchildren

Check out our ideas to turn that empty room of yours into a beloved guest room for your grandkids!

Amanda Williams
Beauty
|Cosmetics,Home & Style24 February 2021 (updated)

Tips for Your Mani Pedi: How to Find Your Nail Salon

Ready for your first mani pedi? Read our guide about nail services and how to navigate your first trip to the nail salon!

Amanda Williams
Kid Food
|Food & Recipes03 December 2020 (updated)

Cooking With Kids – Ideas and Recipes for the Whole Fam

Learn all about the benefits of cooking with kids, and get some great ideas for recipes to get the whole family in the kitchen.

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