PODCAST: The Family First Show Episode 103 – 15 School Bus Safety Tips, Tech Safety and Driving For Holidays

  In this episode of The Family First Show with Marijo Tinlin, we will talk about how to keep your children safe on the bus, how to keep your family safe while using technology and 7 reasons why it might be a good idea to drive your family to your holiday destination this year. Segment … Read more…

VIDEO: 3 Fantastic, SUPER EASY DIY Holiday Gift Ideas

It’s almost October, do YOU know what your holiday gift list looks like? Well, if you need ideas, PS-I Made This… author and brand leader Erica Domesek has the answers in this video interview she gave to Family First’s Marijo Tinlin. Erica shows us a sparkly coat hook, a fancy feather display and a very … Read more…

Hassle-Free Holiday Gifts for Kids from Toy Expert Elizabeth Werner

As we get down to the wire for Christmas and Hanukkah, you may be looking for some great gift ideas.  Toy expert Elizabeth Werner speaks to Family First Editor-In-Chief Marijo Tinlin about her picks for some of the best last-minute gift items. Some of her favorites include the new mobile game from Hasbro called Words … Read more…

Family Fun Games for Brainy Holiday Gatherings

If you are a fan of Lumosity games, you are going to love the five family-friendly games from Wisconsin-based Maranda Enterprises including Dotzee, Settrio, Quanzy, Nounsense and Speedy Recall. All of these games use the power of your brain including recall skills, quick thinking and pattern recognition. Here is a brief breakdown of these games: … Read more…

Decoding Diet Trends for Healthy Holiday Eating

Here we go – it’s just about that time. T-minus one day and counting until Thanksgiving, the day you eat yourself into a coma and retire on the couch to watch football. This starts the season of parties, open houses, cookie exchanges and the like. How to keep the pounds off? Fad diets are definitely … Read more…