Do You Want Your Baby To Grow Up To Be Popular Or Really Smart?

In a recent study, 150 moms were asked to rank six traits, from most to least important in terms of characteristics they hoped their children would have. The six traits were agreeableness, extroversion, openness, intelligence, conscientiousness, and neuroticism. And the moms were given examples as to what each one meant. For example, extroversion means you…

5 Reasons Mosquitoes Want To Bite YOU

It's hot...and HUMID, which means that mosquitos are out and about ready to drink some human blood. Ahhhhh!!! What types of humans do they like most? Who's most susceptible to being bitten? Five factors come into play: How much carbon dioxide you produce. The pesky bugs love it. We don't know why. You're producing more…

Should You Use Emojis In Work Correspondence?

Call me old-fashioned, but I'm a big fan of the English language, fancy vocabulary words, grammar...all that fun stuff. I used to think of emojis as lazy. Find the words to explain your thoughts; don't rely on a cartoon expression. Now I'm as guilty as the rest, peppering my texts with all kinds of emojis,…

First Mother's Day

Dear Evelyn Jade, I’m so happy to be celebrating my first Mother’s Day with you, my sweet baby girl. You were prayed for and dreamt of for umpteen years and now you are finally here. Mommy and Daddy have so much we want to show you and teach you about the world, but so far…