As Earth Day draws closer, I’ve been spending this week talking to my kids about the importance of taking care of the earth. After all, if we don’t take care of it, how can we enjoy it? Below are a few easy ways to help you reduce, reuse, and recycle. Image Source Consider Cloth Diapers… Continue reading Easy Ways to Reduce Reuse & Recycle
This Saturday, many people will celebrate Earth Day. If you are looking for fun ways to make Earth Day come alive for your kids, try these fun, easy ideas to celebrate. Image Source Skip the Bath – What kid doesn’t love getting dirty… and staying that way?! With all of the water shortages all over… Continue reading Make Earth Day Come Alive for Your Kids
Family traditions are something that are passed down from generation to generation. If you don’t currently have any family traditions in place for your little crew, Easter is the perfect time to start! Easter is an extra special holiday in our family, not because of the bunny or the baskets, but because Easter is spent… Continue reading Fun Easter Traditions it’s Not too Late to Start with Your Family
Want an easy way to score up to 90% off on your favorite items? PromosPro is here to help! Your first stop should be the Easter Sales and Specials page. There, you’ll find tons of amazing deals and specials that will all make your Easter “Egg-stra” special. Next, I want to make sure you don’t… Continue reading Easter Sales And Specials You Need to Check Out!
Image Source April is here, and if your area is anything like where we live, April means lots – and lots – and lots – of rain. There’s not much worse than being stuck inside for days on end with cranky kids who just want to go outside and play. Lucky for you, I’ve dealt… Continue reading Rainy Day Activities for Kids
Ahhhh…. Spring Break! The perfect time to take a week off from the stress of everyday life, and refresh yourself before jumping back into the swing of things at the end of the school year. I know that for my kids, the end of the year can be quite stressful with testing and such, so… Continue reading Spring Break Getaway Ideas
Now that the weather is starting to get a little warmer, it’s time to start getting healthy and back on track. Summer will be here before we know it, and making sure you stay hydrated should be one of your top priorities. Water not only maintains your body fluids and hydrates your muscles to help… Continue reading 5 Way to Increase Your Water Intake
Are you expecting a nice tax return this year? Maybe you’re getting back more than you were expecting? Whether you get back a whole bunch of money, or maybe just a bit, here are five fun ways to spend your tax refund this year. Image Source Take a Vacation – If you’re getting a big… Continue reading 5 Fun Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund
St. Patrick’s Day is almost here. You don’t need the “luck of the Irish” to save big on some of the items you need right now, you just need to know where to look for the best St. Patrick’s Day sales. Image Source Check out these fantastic deals and save money this St. Patrick’s Day:… Continue reading Check Out These St. Patrick’s Day Sales!
Spring is just around the corner, and if you’re anything like me, the first thing you think of when you hear the word “Spring” is Spring Cleaning. Sigh. Then I ask myself, “Do I need to spring clean?” With 8 kids, a husband, myself, 3 cats, and a dog, just the thought of Spring Cleaning… Continue reading Do I Need to Spring Clean?
It’s tax time again! Have you finished your taxes and are anxiously awaiting your return, or are you expecting to have to pay the government and want to hold of filing for as long as you possibly can? Trust me, I know how frustrating it can be to get your taxes done. That’s why I’m… Continue reading How to Save Money When Getting Your Taxes Done
Typically January and February can be cold, dreary, and downright miserable. So, what can you do to beat the winter blues and have fun when it’s cold? Here are a few cold-day ideas to perk you up and beat the blahs a dreary winter can cause: Go Sledding – If it’s snowing where you live,… Continue reading How to Beat the Winter Blues and Have Fun When It’s Cold
President’s Day will be here before we know it, but you don’t have to wait to take advantage of the savings! Check out these awesome President’s Day Sales and Promo Codes to help you save money on the items you need most. You’ll save up to 80% off items for your home, electronics, furniture, clothing… Continue reading Save Money with These President’s Day Sales
Valentine’s Day will be here before we know it! Have you started shopping for the special lady in your life? Wife, mother, daughter, if you’re shopping for one of them — or all of them, these Valentine’s Day gift ideas for her will help point you in the right direction and make her day extra… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Her
Our pets hold a special place in our hearts, and we always want to let them know how much we love them. This Valentine’s Day, make sure your furry friends don’t feel left out. Be sure to show them the love with these extra special ideas. New Toys -Your local pet store will have tons… Continue reading Make Valentine’s Day for Your Pets Extra Special this Year
Winter can wreak havoc on your skin. The wind and cold can leave your skin and lips chapped, dry, cracked, and make you feel miserable! Here are a few ways to help dry skin in winter and leaving you feeling much better. Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisturize! – After showers and whenever you wash your hands, follow… Continue reading Tips to Help Dry Skin in Winter
When I was pregnant with my 8th, (and final!) baby, my husband and I had a hard time deciding if we wanted to know the gender of the baby. After all, it was our last baby, and we had found out with all of the previous babies what was on the way. We wanted this… Continue reading Gender Reveal Baby Shower Ideas
Well, we’re a few weeks into the new year, and I’m betting you’re still trying to figure out how to get organized, right? As a mom of 8, I’ve learned through the years what tips work — and which ones don’t. Below, I’m going to give you a few of my favorite tips on how… Continue reading How to Get Organized this Year
Where we live, everything runs on electricity: heating, cooling, stove, lights… the list goes on in on. There is no way to tap into natural gas, so a few homes have propane for heating and cooking, but most houses are strictly run on electricity. That can make your electric bill very, very high. I am… Continue reading Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Electric Bill
We seem to be having a very mild winter, but when it gets cold, it can be difficult to stay warm. With these easy to follow tips, we’ll show you how to stay warm in cold weather: Add Layers – It’s easier and faster to warm yourself than it is to quickly change the temperature… Continue reading Ways to Stay Warm in Cold Weather