How Many Kids Parents Wanted vs. How Many They Actually Had

How Many Kids Parents Wanted vs. How Many They Actually Had

Family planning is probably the biggest misnomer I’ve ever heard. You can’t plan anything. Maybe you’re lucky, and maybe your plans do end up working out, but, for the vast majority of us, the families we end up with usually end up looking different than the ones we thought we’d get. Sometimes in small ways, […]

When do Kids Stop Believing in Santa Claus? 150 Real Parents Weigh In.

When do Kids Stop Believing in Santa Claus?

Believing in Santa Clause is a sensitive topic. Even today, when I posted this question to our momming group, “What age were your kids when they stopped believing in Santa?”, I was scolded very heavily by some parents for ruining the magic for them. They never stopped believing and I should probably stop being a […]

What’s the Going Rate for the Tooth Fairy These Days?

What's the Going Rate for the Tooth Fairy These Days

When your kids get to that delightful age where their teeth start falling out and you’re blessed with their gap-toothed grins, you suddenly realize that you have no idea what the Tooth Fairy has been up to since you lost your own teeth years and years ago. As a kid, it seemed like a quarter […]

How To Use an Air Fryer: Our Quick Guide to Get You Eating Immediately

Have you just purchased an air fryer, and are now wondering how to use it? Or perhaps you’ve been lucky enough to receive one as a gift and are now wondering what to do with the thing. Or maybe, just maybe, you’re insanely responsible and doing research before purchasing one. Whatever the case, we’ll tell […]

Air Fryer vs Convection Oven: Which is better for you?

What’s the Difference Between an Air Fryer and a Convection Oven? If someone out there is telling you that you need both an air fryer and a convection oven, stop taking that person’s advice because they’re totally wrong. There’s not enough difference between air fryers and convection ovens to warrant both. They both cook with […]

46 Book Puns & Pickup Lines That Will Make You Smile

46 Book Puns & Pickup Lines That Will Make You Smile

Although corny, every book wyrm secretly loves cheesy book puns and pickup lines. So here’s a whole list of them for you to enjoy. Don’t worry. We won’t tell anyone if you laugh. #1 Is your name Scarlett? Because when I saw you, my heart was gone with the wind. #2 The podiatry book used […]

17 Tips to Help Your Kids Love Reading

17 Tips to Help Your Kids Love Reading

Now that school is out, are you wondering how you can get your kids to read during the summer? More importantly, are you wondering how you can get your child to actually enjoy reading so that they develop a love of reading that rivals your own? You’ve probably heard some of the more popular ideas—create […]

Things My Books Would Say If They Could Talk

Things My Books Would Say If They Could Talk

If you’re a book lover, then books have probably infiltrated every aspect of your life. In fact, it’s probably hard for someone to find you without a book in your hand or a book nearby, on call. And through all this time, books have shared their stories with you like whispers drifting off the pages. […]

32 Excuses for Staying Home and Reading

32 Excuses for Staying Home and Reading

While we don’t condone lying, we know that book lovers are exceptional friends, and being a great friend can be very draining. So, we also understand that everyone needs some alone time every now and then. The next time you have someone begging you to go out with them, and all you really want to […]