I think by now, most Americans realize they don't take enough vacation. There are plenty of stories out there telling us we don't use all our vacation time, and polls measuring how many people are going to take a vacation this year and even reminders that vacations actually boost…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on July 22, 2016 at 6:28am — No Comments
What I love about and hope for my son on his 4th birthday.
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Are you the kind of mom who buys both her clothing and her wine from Target? Can you tell a Sofia from a Fancy Pants? Hobbs & Hayworth are back with a TARGET white wine taste test. The comedic duo selected three of “Tar-jay’s” finest vintages to sample. It’s possible they may have just chosen them by the looks of their pretty bottles. See how Harmony and Audrey did at identifying the different types…Continue
Added by Jennifer Weedon Palazzo on July 15, 2016 at 3:02pm — No Comments
In this economy, everyone wants to make sure their dollar is well spent and their stroller choice will (literally) go the distance. We're here to help with our top 5 ways to help you maximize your stroller budget!
1. Forget the Snap n Go Carseat Frame. Rather than spending over $50 on a stroller frame that will be useless to you after 3-6 months, instead invest that money in a carseat adaptor for your…Continue
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Blogging can be an enjoyable and worthwhile experience, so long as you understand what your goals are and how you plan to get there. But, if you don’t have the right plan and systems in place, it can also be a stressful and exhausting experience.
When starting a blog, Neil Patel suggests that you go through a nine-point process. This process includes everything from figuring out the…Continue
Added by Misty Jhones on July 18, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments
Today is my Mom's birthday.
I won't disclose her age, but it strikes me that she has spent more than half her life as a central figure in my life: She has raised me into the woman I am today, she has been my rock when I falter, she is the one of the few people in life I enjoy cooking with, and she is always…
Added by Lauren Markman on July 18, 2016 at 6:47am — No Comments
Everyone is in need of more storage options for their kitchen, but these people do not have a way to create these storage options. Everything from clever uses of the cabinets and door hardware will help to create a spacious and exciting kitchen for the family. Try the few…Continue
Added by Mikkie Mills on July 12, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Instagram is no longer just a place to share photos, for some Instagrammers it is purely a business. There are lots of fashion gurus and bloggers on Instagram that are being highly paid to demonstrate this or that brand item. It doesn't necessarily mean that whatever they do is just for money. They have the power to influence, and this is just being used by brands to advertise their collections of clothing, accessories, makeup, etc. Sometimes, this is the reason that all these…Continue
Added by Karen Cole on July 13, 2016 at 1:30am — No Comments
So as many of you know, I had a baby...4 1/2 MONTHS AGO. What?! How is that possible? With my first baby, I fully expected to snap back to my pre-pregnancy weight at this point. Breastfeed they said. The weight will fall off they said.
No. Just no. That did not happen.
For some reason I'm one of those lucky women who packs on the pounds while breastfeeding. The weight just sticks like glue no matter what I eat or how often I exercise. After I'm done, things seem to…Continue
The home is where the heart is, so it makes sense that you want to heart your home! After all, it’s where we eat and sleep and relax. However, unfortunately, not all of us are fortunate enough to be multimillionaires and we can’t all employ A-list interior designers to transform our rooms. With this in…Continue
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Hooray for rhubarb. Every summer, enough rhubarb…Continue
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Baby slings or baby carriers are quite common nowadays and you can find many people lugging their babies around using them. Though baby slings are a great invention, a few factors need to be taken into account before purchasing them because if you buy an incorrect baby sling it can result in injuries to the baby or a lot of distress to both the baby and the parent.…Continue
Added by Karen Cole on June 8, 2016 at 6:38am — No Comments
Voting has always been important to me. I make it…Continue
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The 45 Best Things I Took To The Hospital
Originally appeared on Frugal Nesting May 30, 2016
A comprehensive, detailed list of the 45 best things I packed for childbirth! This list should be useful for either a hospital or a birth center…Continue
Added by Alea Frankwick on June 8, 2016 at 12:28pm — No Comments
As parents some of us find it difficult to start saving. Many of us have 401K/403B plans through our jobs so we believe that’s saving or some think how can I possibly save any money, there’s never any left over?!?!?!?!? As parents we need a rainy day fund, especially if you have a children, a car, a house or WHATEVER!!! There will always be a time when the unexpected happens.
I started saving early in life, so I was able to buy my first home at 28 years old. I knew…Continue
Added by Kristen Ford-Stevens on June 8, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments
When baby E was 4 months we went for his checkup the MCHN suggested that we could start him on solids any time before 6 months. She suggested that we start with rice cereal then gradually move to vegetables and fruits. She suggested vegetables before fruits because fruits are sweet and if we start with fruits he might become a picky eater…Continue
Added by Samsam M. on June 3, 2016 at 4:03pm — No Comments
This is a really difficult time to raise children.
We are surrounded by information, but that information tends to present a lot of problems (what not to eat, what not to buy, new epidemics to worry about) yet rarely offers up solutions.
We also live in a time where it is very easy to…Continue
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