BBQ in style with eBay Classifieds


Did you know that May is National BBQ month? BBQs provide the opportunity combine some of our favorite things – the outdoors, good food and fun with family. With Memorial Day a few more weeks away and summer just around the corner, you still have time to prepare. What items do you need or are on … [Read more...]

Holiday decorating and entertaining without the stress

Easy decorations for the holidays

We love lots of company. Four kids running around plus their friends and our friends popping in and out means our home is pretty much like a party all the time. Although Halloween is our favorite holiday, entertaining and decorating for the upcoming holiday season is starting to get very … [Read more...]

Ghoulish Halloween Costumes


We love really making Halloween come alive, like a zombie clawing up through the dirt. Rummaging through the garage for Halloween props and ornaments, decorating the lawn with ghosts, goblins and headstones, covering the shrubs with spider webs, and topping it off with spooky music to greet … [Read more...]

eBay Classifieds Earns PTPA Media Inc. Seal of Approval

Parent tested parent approved

eBay Classifieds has been awarded the influential Parent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) Media Inc.’s Seal of Approval for excellence in parenting products for eBay Classifieds’ family-friendly, free and local online classifieds. When we started eBay Classifieds, we knew that in addition to … [Read more...]

Water and Fun Just Go Together!

Monica's family

  Photo courtesy of eBay Classifieds Ambassador Monica Friel @chaostoorder Moms, you know that water and fun always seem to go together, right? Even in the early 1900s, kids were having fun floating around on vintage water wings, like these I found on eBayClassifieds. With summer … [Read more...]

Grandparents Are Great

Grandpa Causer

Photo taken by Pam Schwartz eBay Classifieds is dedicated to families and grandparents are an important part of any extended family. The recent passing of my grandfather, whom I adored, forced me to focus on the wonderful impact grandparents can have on our lives. My grandfather, Don, … [Read more...]

Go for the Golf

Why Golf Is Good For Young People

I’m not a golfer by any means, but I do see the attraction to the game.  When you’re on the course, it’s usually so beautiful that just walking around is nice. Then, of course, there’s always the token player who sports the funny, old-school outfit, complete with knee socks, silly hat and … [Read more...]

Teddy Bear Picnic

Teddy Bear

“Courtesy of Sommer Poquette” Our family is very busy and most of the time it feels like we’re jamming through life at warp speed. So, to put the brakes on our insane schedule, I’ve decided that we’re going on a picnic. Ok, I confess, I’m the one who wants to turn it into a teddy bear … [Read more...]

The Family That Dines Together

Dinner 1

“Courtesy of Sommer Poquette” When I was a little girl, my dad walked in the door every night at 6:30 and we all sat down to dinner at 6:45. At the time, I didn’t think much of it but now that I have my own family I’ve realized two things: it’s almost impossible to get everyone in one … [Read more...]

Business Trip Blues

Cold Arm

Nothing breaks my heart more than having to say good bye to my 4-year-old son Jack before I leave for a business trip. The pictures and videos on my iPhone and laptop can never replace the touch of his little hand on my arm. Luckily, technology these days can make the separation a little more … [Read more...]