Parenting used to be so much easier than it is now. Today, moms and dads have so much more to oversee, with "all the machines going on" and even "adult playdates."
"If my kids wanted to go to someone else's house, I would say check with their mom ... Okay, buh-bye," Joanie Robach said on Mad Life.
But it's not like that anymore, the Made Life crew decided. Now, parents have to be compatible with other parents, too.
"This world is such a different world," Robach said. "And I respect this younger generation."
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Chewy, moist, and soft, these cookies are sure to kick start your afternoon! Since kids perpetually want dessert, these Chocolate Chip Cookies are the perfect snack! Throw a few of these in a ziplock bag and take them on your way to school or work.
After trying this recipe once, using Cheez-Its as a crust for your mac and cheese will be a no-brainer. The salty, crunchy qualities of the crackers add a balance of texture and flavor to a creamy, mild, (and dare we say cheesy) mac and cheese.
Many kids love those frozen chicken nuggets you can buy at the grocery store, but it's no surprise they're not the healthiest. You don't always have to tell them what you made it with, check out this healthy alternative!