He comes from an acting family. There’s Oscar winning actor Jeff Bridges (Crazy Heart, True Grit, The Big Lebowski) and his Golden Globe winning brother Beau Bridges. Their dad, Lloyd Bridges, had an acting career that spanned six decades. Jeff stars in the new film Only the Brave and it came full circle for him. […]

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Whether you are having your first baby or you are having your fifth, chances are that are overwhelmed on what you need to get for baby. There is a three-year difference between our first born and baby number two. And within those three years, many products have drastically improved and there are several new products […]

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We’ve all been there, we are at a party or shower and they want to play a game. While most of them are harmless and fun, for some it can be overwhelming to have to play a game with complete strangers. The last few showers I have attended either didn’t have a game or did […]

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Getting ready for baby can be intimidating. Our first birth was a whirlwind. While we had plenty of time to set up the nursery and get all the gear put together, the day our little guy decided to come was a blur. Thankfully, we had our hospital bag packed beforehand so we didn’t have to […]

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If you like romantic comedies chances are one of writer-director Nancy Meyers’ movies tops your list. Her body of work spans more than two decades with titles ranging from Private Benjamin and Baby Boom, to Father of the Bride and Parent Trap, to more recently hits like The Holiday, Something’s Gotta Give, It’s Complicated and […]

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Back to school is right around the corner and getting ready for the new year can be a challenge for any family. Whether it is trying to find all the school supplies on the list or making sure that you find them on sale, it can be overwhelming. But as you get your family ready […]

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Destin Daniel Cretton grew up in a family of eight. There were six kids and his parents all living in a tiny house in Maui, Hawaii. He said they had their fair share of ups and downs. His upbringing helped him connect to the memoir The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls. Cretton not only adapted […]

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How do you go from being an Executive Director at an assisted living facility for seniors to the CEO of Itzy Ritzy,? We sat down with Kelly Douglas to find out her story at Itzy Ritzy’s headquarters in Naperville, Illinois. We got a behind the scenes look at all of the fun products and how […]

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What gear should I get for my baby? Are there tips for breastfeeding and going back to work? How long should my child rear face in their car seat? When do I start feeding baby food? How do I get this baby carrier to work? These are all GREAT questions and they cross the mind […]

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We’ve all been there. We are in a rush to get out the door, so we decide to skip breakfast. Maybe we grab a coffee and sandwich from the coffee shop, but chances are by the time lunch rolls around you are starving. And sometimes we even skip lunch depending if there are too many […]

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