3 Ways to Keep Your Immune System Strong All Year Long


As you have probably heard, the 2018 flu season has been a doozy. Instead of influenza A and B taking turns circulating, USA Today reports that both are going around at the same time, and this year’s flu shot seems to have missed the mark. One strain of the flu, H3N2, is especially nasty this […]

Topics To Cover With Your Teen Before They Go Off To College

College student writing on desk

Heading off to college is an exciting time in your child’s life. While they probably can’t wait to leave, you will feel sad about the fact that they’re not going to be around the house anymore. While there are a lot of emotions to be experienced and to-dos to check off the list, it’s important […]

Quick and Easy Bimibap Dinner with Ling Ling


This post was sponsored by Ling Ling, all opinions expressed in my post are my own.  There is no doubt that answering “What’s for dinner?” can be a stressful part of any parent’s day.  When I get home, sometimes all I want to do is collapse on the couch, and cooking dinner for an hour […]

4 Achievable Strategies for Work-Life Balance


Commute in traffic. Spill coffee on lap. Answer barrage of emails. Pick up kids from school. Fix dinner. Put everyone to bed. Don’t break a sweat. That pretty much sums up the stressful life of today’s working parents.  Unfortunately, research indicates that parental stress and children’s behavior problems often have a mutually escalating relationship. And with […]

3 Clever Hacks to Make Your Minivan Ready for a Road Trip


  One of the coolest things about having a minivan is how easy it makes road trips. Unlike small sedans where everybody and their stuff are jammed in like sardines, minivans are the roomy modern version of the station wagon with wooden sides — there is ample room for everyone and their belongings,, plus tons […]

Easy Dinner Recipes with No Yolks Broad Noodles


This post was sponsored by No Yolks as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Coming up with interesting dinner ideas can be difficult especially with work, practices and rehearsals and sometimes there’s not just enough time to find a recipe  then run to […]

Want to Win a Nintendo Switch?


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PrizesWithPost #CerealAnytime #CollectiveBias Post Consumer Brands are bringing on the fun this fall! Family time is set to become even more fun with the chance to Win 1 of 500 Nintendo Switch Prize Packs, each including a Nintendo […]

Get Organized for Fall


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScotchLaminators #CollectiveBias Are you looking to get organized during this busy time of year? Are you looking to have everything in place and ready before the fall festivities kick in? Do you have plans to get your meals […]

Real American: A Memoir Book Review


I received a free copy of Real American: A Memoir in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. We have a lot of fun here at Parent Palace.  We really do. But there are a lot of serious things going on in our country.  If you’ve been on social media at all […]

How to be More Thankful this Thanksgiving

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Are you truly thankful at Thanksgiving? Sure, it can be easy to spend hours and hundreds of dollars on food at the mall, but what if you took a step back and took a more relaxed attitude to Thanksgiving? Remember the holidays are a time for sharing and enjoying with your family, not to mention […]