Melanie Denney

Melanie Denney lives in the smallest of towns, with her two little darlings. She has a Bachelor's degree and happily works as a full-time mother and a freelance writer, specializing in sociology and recreation leadership.

Melanie Denney lives in the smallest of towns, with her two little darlings. She has a Bachelor's degree and happily works as a full-time mother and a freelance writer, specializing in sociology and recreation leadership.

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I love, love anything that I can use for more than one purpose, don’t you? Besides cooking, these get a lot of other uses around my house. I’m going to share with you how I use them.

Vinegar and baking soda – I love these because they are so inexpensive. You can buy these things together for under ten dollars, which is ...

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Hello, Valentine. What are you doing next week for Valentine's Day? If you haven't made any plans yet, don't stress over it. We've got you covered. We took the best date night ideas from around EverydayFamily and put them right here. Try one. We promise you will have fun. ...

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There are several reasons why following EverydayFamily on Pinterest is a smart idea. For example, maybe your family right now is begging you to make breakfast, and you know that pancakes and eggs will make them happy, but you want to go the extra mile and put a little spin on their favorite dish. So you turn to Pinterest, which is exactly what I ...

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I have good news. Actually it's better than good -- it's great news. Cookies help boost your milk production! Not just any cookie though (but you probably figured that) ... ...

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If I were to turn my oven on to make a meal, I am most certain that my house would combust. It's hot. Really, really hot. My house doesn't have air conditioning, which is fine, until the temperature rises into the 90s and beyond--that's when our house becomes sweltering and we almost start seeing mirages. So in the summer, we don't very ...

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We all know the importance of staying informed about product recalls to ensure the safety of our precious little ones, but staying on top of things can be a bit overwhelming. Let us help. Below, you will find the list of baby product recalls that occurred in May 2016 along with the information you need to find out more. ...

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Where is your money going? Does your job offer some kind of retirement plan?

My husband’s previous employer worked with a financial planner who offered his services to any employee interested in building a retirement fund; so, for years, a portion of my husband’s paycheck automatically - before taxes - got safely stashed away for ...

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In a room full of people on Thanksgiving, my sweet cousin asked, “Do you guys mind if I feed my baby right here?”

And while putting her nursing cover on, she said, “I’m so sorry. I forgot her bottles—I left them at home.”

Sad. Sad that she felt like she had to ask for permission to feed her baby in front of ...

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It is not always easy being pregnant. For 40 weeks, the pregnant body, and the little human within, undergo incredible changes. It’s hard work. Because it’s not always easy to know what to do for a pregnant woman, our EverydayFamily writers have taken the guesswork out of how to indulge her. ...

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Dad has been amazing, so let's thank him with something he will love and also with this amazing Father's Day menu from EverydayFamily's incredible recipe collection. We've got recipes and tips to make every meal one worthy of your family's main man. Challah French Toast French toast topped with fruit and paired with a few ...

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