I am a nerd. But you probably already know that. I’d rather read medical journals and scientific research than catch up on celebrity gossip. The research that is springing up like weeds in my garden: too much screen time damages kids. I know. Not what you wanted to read in your inbox today.
I vividly remember the commercials featuring the Kool-Aid Man. That pitcher-shaped, laid back, baritone dude could even bust through brick walls! I drank gallons of the stuff. I even remember making Kool-Aid when I was babysitting. I could quickly locate the family’s stash of colored pouches and tub of white sugar. It was a recipe […]
I approached Maryclare with a favor that sounded a bit like this, “please condense the world of food advertising for our readers.” Tough job. Here is your crash course from our expert on the east coast. Her final line is particularly awesome. Enjoy, you wonderful readers.
How many food logos do your kids already recognize? I am confident that my kids learned the letter M from the Golden Arches. Food companies also use characters to help build their brand’s credibility with kids who can’t read yet, but can definitely recognize some Angry Birds. Here’s a great moment for a mom who […]
I love to shop…but not for cars. My car of twelve years died in downtown Pittsburgh, so I had no choice but to shop for a car. After a lengthy search, I finally purchased a used car that I could afford. The process was difficult and left me asking, “Wouldn’t it be great if buying […]