Just celebrated my birthday...yes 29 again. I received quite a few cards this year. I got the biggest kick when I opened two that each held a dollar. The memories it brought back...
While my dad was in the hospital, years ago now. One of the many cards that arrived had a dollar in it. As he lay there looking at all the cards he told my mother , if each one had had a dollar in it they could have gone out to dinner. A very special aunt of mine started the tradition...now I try to put a… Continue
Added by Irene Jackson on December 29, 2012 at 9:06am —
With the rise of social media and amazing websites like Pinterest, Trending Mom decided to switch things up a bit!
Starting with the Pinterest Wall... The name ... Trending Mom Scavenger Hunt! (this is the first hunt in my series... it will be generic with a variety of websites)... See below for up coming hunts!
- The wall will have numerous pictures…
Added by Shivani Cotter on March 23, 2012 at 3:17pm —
Who decided that the weekend should only be two days long? Lately it just hasn't been enough for me. I posted the title of this post as my facebook status last night, and I got about 20 "likes". It seems I'm not the only one with this unrealistic wish.
This past weekend my best friend got married and I was in the wedding party. While I was thrilled to be a bridesmaid (first time!), I was kind of bummed when it was Sunday afternoon and I was getting ready for the workweek... I… Continue
Added by lindsay bozek on August 15, 2011 at 8:09pm —
This year let the kids surprise dad with a gift they spent time making. Homemade gifts are more personal than a shirt, tie, house shoes or wallet. Dad will treasure a gift made from little hands. A good start is by making a card. Get creative!… Continue
Added by Angela Ishmael on June 13, 2011 at 1:15pm —
Try these Fun Activities for Dad and Kids to enjoy together on Fathers Day. Fathers Day is a special time for daddies to spend with their children and have fun! Take a time out this year for the dad in your life and spend quality time together as… Continue
Added by Angela Ishmael on June 3, 2011 at 12:14pm —
Homeschool in my house revolves around two pimply faced ‘tweens. Honestly, they aren’t that pimply yet, but every day I can feel it coming. It’s like a deep, gutteral rumbling below the surface and I am bracing myself for the inevitable eruption.
With increased hormonal secretions, hygiene has become of paramount importance. I find…
Added by Kim Bauer on September 18, 2010 at 3:30am —
Andrea, at Grab-A-Scab
, has offered to give one of my readers their very own Grab-A-Scab Fabric Sticker
from her shop! Your kids will LOVE them and so will you.
excerpt from Grab-A-Scab… Continue
Added by Melissa H on August 30, 2010 at 10:59pm —
My makeup bag contains one very old tube of foundation (because I only wear makeup on the rare occasions when my husband and I go out for dinner) and a few other dried up objects. I resorted to cutting my own hair when Mirabelle was a baby (because it just seemed easier than trying to work out a time when I could go to a hair salon, given she was BF and refused… Continue
Added by Aging Mommy on March 2, 2010 at 6:45pm —
The British Journal of Psychiatry has published the findings of a new research study from the Australian National University. After studying 1,241 women, scientists concluded that women's memories remained as good during and after pregnancy as before. Prof Helen Christensen who led the study said "women need to be less automatic in their willingness to attribute common memory lapses to a… Continue
Added by Aging Mommy on February 27, 2010 at 3:24pm —
So the kids are out of school and it's time to hit the road. The summer marks the official start of the vacation season and it's time for fun. One of my favorite vacation destinations is Disney World. I absolutely love everything about the House of Mouse.
My daughter and I visit this magical world about every two years. Now when it's time to get ready for Disney, I plan extensively. I do an extremely amount of research on what are the best days… Continue
Added by Robin Wright on June 23, 2009 at 4:00pm —