Do you ever get to a point where you feel so overwhelmed, you don’t know what to do? We get so busy that our “to-do list” just gets longer and longer. We start brushing things off saying that we’ll do them later. Only our hours turn into days, days into weeks, weeks into months, and… Continue reading How to Balance Life, Work, and Play
When you work at home – and you have kids – life can be chaotic. That’s why there are certain items every mom needs to have in her desk in order to make her work life a little easier. Take a look at this list of my must-have items, and then tell me what items… Continue reading Items Every Work at Home Mom Needs in Her Desk
College Graduations are in full swing all over the country. If you haven’t purchased a graduation gift for your graduate yet, here are some helpful tips when deciding what to buy and where to purchase it. Image Source 800Bear – If you’re looking for something cute and cuddly, look no further than 800Bear. These personalized… Continue reading Gift Ideas for the College Graduate
Are you still struggling to find the perfect gift for Mom this Mother’s Day? You are quickly running out of time, so you’re going to have to start getting creative and think outside the box. Moms love gifts from the heart, so I want to share with you some fun, easy Mother’s Day gifts you… Continue reading Easy Mother’s Day Gifts You Can Make for Mom
Cinco de Mayo is such a great way to help your children learn about the traditions of other cultures. Are you looking for a way to encourage your children to have fun and learn something at the same time? Below, I’m going to give you a few fun ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo as… Continue reading Fun Ways to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo as a Family
Mother’s Day is almost here. Have you found the perfect gift for your mom yet? What about your wife, the mother of your children? Moms work hard all year long, don’t they deserve something special at least one day a year? Image Source If you haven’t even started looking yet, don’t worry! There’s still time… Continue reading Don’t Miss These Mother’s Day Sales
Now that Spring has officially sprung, it’s time to get our kids up off the couch, away from the video games and tv, and get them outside and active again. It’s recommended that kids spend at least 60 minutes being active every day. It can be difficult to rebuild better habits, so I want to… Continue reading Spring Activities to Keep Your Kids Active
Have you finished your spring cleaning yet? Whether you have finished or not, you’re going to want to read this post. Sometimes, it’s easy to get ourselves organized. We love the feeling of having everything put together and everything in it’s own spot. The hard part can come in actually keeping it that way. So,… Continue reading 5 Tips for Staying Organized
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