Home & Garden · Seasonal & Holiday

Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Electric Bill

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

Food & Beverage · Health & Beauty · Seasonal & Holiday

Easy Ways to Eat Better after the Holidays

Now that the holidays are over, and our minds are set on the new year and new beginnings, it’s our chance to get a fresh start when it comes to eating better after the holidays. I know I overindulged during the holidays, and now it’s time to get it right! It’s time to change up… Continue reading Easy Ways to Eat Better after the Holidays

Health & Beauty · Seasonal & Holiday

How to Exercise in the Winter Months

Baby, it’s cold outside! At least it is where I am! We have been blessed with a very mild winter up until this point. In fact, it was over 60*F on Christmas Day! But, we are back to reality — and very cold temperatures once again. So, now it’s time to figure out how to… Continue reading How to Exercise in the Winter Months

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New Year, New You: Getting Healthy in the New Year

With the New Year comes the desire to get it right. Getting healthy in the New Year is on everyone’s mind. But, how do you do it? Is it really hard to get healthy and make better choices when it comes to food, exercise, and what you drink? I will tell you that in 2015,… Continue reading New Year, New You: Getting Healthy in the New Year

Baby &Kids · Seasonal & Holiday

Celebrating New Year’s Eve with Kids

As a mom of 8, I’ve rung in many a year with children. I’ve learned the best ways to make it special for them without making it overwhelming or exhausting for me. Here are my tips to celebrating New Years Eve with kids without going crazy: Host a “Noon Year’s Eve” Party – If your… Continue reading Celebrating New Year’s Eve with Kids

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Last Minute Gift Ideas, and Some You Can Make in Minutes

Uh oh! Christmas is just days away. Have you even started shopping? If your answer is no, keep reading! I’m going to give you some great last minute gift ideas, and some you can make in minutes. Gift Cards – If you don’t want to deal with the crowds, gift cards are always an easy… Continue reading Last Minute Gift Ideas, and Some You Can Make in Minutes

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How to Host a Casual Christmas Party at Home

Are you wondering how to host a casual Christmas party at home? I’m here to help! I had been planning a casual Christmas party here at my house for the past few weeks, but the stomach flu has hit our home hard, and we had to cancel. But, because I just went through the planning… Continue reading How to Host a Casual Christmas Party at Home

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The Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Him

We’ve talked about what to get the kids. We’ve discussed gifts that every woman wants. But, what about the men in your life? Whether you are shopping for your husband, your Daddy, your brother, or that guy you’ve got your eye on, here are some great tips to get them the perfect gift this Christmas:… Continue reading The Best Christmas Gift Ideas for Him

Baby &Kids · Seasonal & Holiday

The Best Christmas Gifts for Kids

Now that December is officially here, if you didn’t have Christmas on the brain before, you will now! In fact, it’s all most people can think about, because it’s everywhere! Every store you walk into has tons of Christmas decorations up, huge sales going on, and Christmas music playing over the loudspeaker. Even our little… Continue reading The Best Christmas Gifts for Kids

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Hate Crowds? Check Out These Cyber Monday Specials!

Black Friday is just around the corner, and there are tons of great deals to be had. (Be sure to check out my post on Black Friday deals if you haven’t already.) But, what if you hate crowds and just don’t want to deal with all the craziness that Black Friday can bring? I understand… Continue reading Hate Crowds? Check Out These Cyber Monday Specials!

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Are You Ready for Black Friday? Check Out These Specials!

Thanksgiving is almost here. My kids are all so excited, they can hardly stand it! No school for almost a week, time with friends and family, and the time to do as much – or as little – as they want. For many people, though, this week is spent preparing for Black Friday sales and… Continue reading Are You Ready for Black Friday? Check Out These Specials!

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Don’t Miss These Thanksgiving Specials on PromosPro

With the holidays upon us, I’m sure all you can think about is getting the best deals on the products you want. Sure, we want to give our kids the very best, but if we can find exactly what they want at a better price, it’s win-win for everyone! So, I want to share some… Continue reading Don’t Miss These Thanksgiving Specials on PromosPro

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What to do the Day after Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day is just a little over a week away. By now, you’re probably planning and preparing for all of the Thanksgiving Day excitement. But, what about the day after Thanksgiving? What will you do then? Here are a few fun ideas to keep your “Black Friday” busy and full of good times: Put up… Continue reading What to do the Day after Thanksgiving