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Parent-Friendly Getaways

Vacations packed with built-in mom and dad time Family getaways are such fun… until they’re not. Let’s face it, everyone needs little breaks from each other here and there, especially mom and dad who definitely deserve some adult-alone time together. So, next time you’re choosing your family getaway destination, think about these Florida resorts ─ all of which pack options for guilt-free “us time.”   Loews Miami Beach: Located in the heart of South Beach, this oceanfront resort is one of the area’s only true family-friendly options, thanks to the Loews Loves Kids program. Families... 

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Strawberries & Cream Cake

Main Ingredients 4 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 1 ½ tablespoons granulated sugar 2 tablespoons fat-free milk 2 tablespoons heavy whipping cream 1 large strawberry, chopped into small pieces     Additional Ingredients for Topping & Decoration, optional (serves 2) ½ cup heavy whipping cream 2 teaspoon granulated sugar 1 strawberry, sliced Confectioners’ sugar, for sprinkling   Directions Combine all main ingredients, except strawberry pieces, in an oversized microwave-safe mug. Mix with a small whisk until batter is smooth. Stir in strawberry... 

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Argue Away! Fighting Is Healthy for a Marriage

Fighting is actually important for a healthy marriage. Let me argue my point… Not only does it strengthen the relationship with your partner, but Science Daily reports that a good fight might also be beneficial for your wellbeing. When one or both spouses suppress their anger, it often causes emotional and physical strain. Whereas, expressing such feelings and coming to a resolution for the conflict is healthier all around. Here are some tips for healthy fighting: Don’t fight in front of the kids. If your disagreements get heated, keep them away from the children. Mommy and daddy yelling,... 

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