Westinghouse TX-42F430S 42-Inch 1080p LCD HDTV

Focal point. That was the big debate. While I agree that it's silly to position all the furniture in a room so that you have to crane your neck to see the television, the thought of building a family room all around a TV set makes me cringe. It's about family, right?...

Video Game Alternative

Video games are sweeping the nation. I couldn ?t believe just how popular the new Nintendo system was this last Christmas. It reminds me of a few years back when I was at a store and a new video game had been released and a boy was hovering by the demo console in the...

Praise to the (Famous) Stay-at-Home Moms

I guess you could say that we're magazine junkies. We have more subscriptions than are humanly possible to read. My husband has an entire drawer in his bathroom vanity dedicated to The Magazines That Came This Month That I Have Not Had Time to So Much as Crack Open...

The Oprah Trap

Although she never said it out loud, I could tell my mother had a real problem with soap operas. I suppose she didn't want to denigrate most of the other moms I knew who watched them, you know, while ironing and doing laundry — really slowly. Still, there was this...