Tis the season for the dreaded cold and flu; be prepared to take control this year by following these easy tips that can help protect and prevent your kids from getting sick. With seven children of my own I know the flu, or even a cold, can wreak havoc on a child’s immune system, and then tear through the rest of the household ultimately shutting down a family for weeks on end. As parents we are usually willing to do whatever it takes to keep our loved ones safe and healthy.

It seems like everyone I know has this crappy head cold thing. I spent the long weekend relaxing, drinking tea with honey and hugging the tissue box.

Picking the baby food you decide to feed to your little one can be tough. There’s a lot to consider, after all. We are talking about the first foods they will ever eat! If you are looking for something that is convenient, yet as close to nature as can be, then I may have just the thing for you.

When it comes to Valentine’s Day, daddies can often be left out. This year, make him feel extra special by taking a few tips from a daddy to seven, Daddy Nickell. I’ve put together some ideas that won’t break the bank, and are sure to melt daddy’s heart, too.