How do you plan the perfect baby shower? How do you make sure that the event will be a success? If you want to throw a baby shower to celebrate the impending birth of your best friend's baby in style without breaking the bank, you need to start planning at least seven weeks in advance to make sure you get everything right. Now, to make the occasion truly special…Continue
Added by Bonnie Mechelle on January 27, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Are you buying gender appropriate gifts this holiday season?
As the mother of three boys, whose husband travels for work, I spend A LOT of time with my little men. It would only make sense that they have a lot of feminine exposure. If I come home with a new pair of shoes, they want to see them and tell me how cool they are. When a commercial comes on…
Added by Ellie Hirsch on December 19, 2013 at 10:57am — No Comments
When we were kids, the only method of solo transportation we had was a solid steel walker that looked like it should have come with its own pair of orthopedic shoes. Hell, for all WE know, my grandmother was working a little side deal with her podiatrist and using us as bait!…Continue
Added by sassypiehole on December 9, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments
** Trying to get my kids to organize their rooms is like trying to get a dog to scoop his own poop.
** I wish somebody would jump to make me dinner whenever I say I'm hungry.…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on December 6, 2013 at 12:16pm — No Comments
Are you looking for some ideas to make bath time more enjoyable and fun for your child? Most children enjoy playing and splashing in the bathtub. Bath time is also a great way to introduce your child to water so that they aren’t fearful of water especially if you plan on taking the swimming during the summer months. Adding bath tub toys to your nightly bath time routine can make bath time more enjoyable for both you and your child. Check out these great bath time gift ideas for…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on November 21, 2013 at 8:05pm — No Comments
If you have ever visited the toy store, it can be very overwhelming especially if you are searching for the perfect gift for your toddler. If fact, I feel that some of the toys available on the market are geared either for babies or older children. I decided to create a list of my favorite toys for toddlers this Holiday season and take some of the guess work out of your holiday shopping. Check out these great ideas to make finding that perfect gift easier for toddlers.
Added by Christy Garrett on November 17, 2013 at 5:53pm — No Comments
‘Tis the Season for everything peppermint. This is a quick and easy three ingredient sugar scrub. I would recommend using it twice a week to exfoliate and moisturize your skin in the shower. I used it right away yesterday and followed it with my coconut oil lotion (yes, the scents are completely conflicting), and am crazy soft. I would also say you should use an odorless type of oil, I used…Continue
Added by Elissha Park on November 10, 2013 at 6:26am — No Comments
Here is a quick and easy recipe to make your own vanilla extract. This saves money in your own kitchen, but if you bought some cute little bottles this could be a unique homemade gift for anyone in your life who may have a kitchen. Check it out!! Read more...
Also check out The Broke Mom's Guide to Everything for more DIY and great recipes!
Added by Elissha Park on November 6, 2013 at 5:50am — No Comments
If you‘ve already adjusted your own lifestyle so that you do your best to live eco-consciously, preparation for baby‘s arrival should be a natural next step for you. If you’re still working on the transition, the time before baby arrives is the best time to get things organized. Having a green baby shower is…Continue
Added by Katka Konecna-Rivera on July 14, 2013 at 9:26pm — No Comments
Mom’s aren’t supposed to get sick! I wish it was true but even germs and icky critters take us down for the count. Over the weekend, my husband finally convinced me to go see a doctor when I told him that I woke up around 4 AM on Saturday morning with a pounding headache. It wasn’t your typical headache,…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on May 13, 2013 at 10:10am — No Comments
It's hard to believe that ten whole years have passed since I was squeezing my legs together like a freaking vice so my twins wouldn't be born on my birthday. Yep, call me crazy, but I did NOT wanna have to share the same b-day as my kiddos. I mean, seriously, moms get so few days of recognition as it is!…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on April 17, 2013 at 12:14pm — No Comments
When I started writing my Valentine’s Day decorating post I had so many options for kids that I ended up writing a post with…Continue
Added by Dagmar Bleasdale on February 14, 2013 at 1:41am — No Comments
Valentine's Day has so much expectation attached to it. Why not just say, "SCREW IT!" and get a gift for the cat instead. Here are some cool ideas I found that would really make my inner Crazy Cat Lady thrilled. My two cats would go crazy for these things.
It's not like the cat…Continue
Added by Megan Lynch on January 31, 2013 at 9:00am — No Comments
Added by Reanaclaire on December 27, 2012 at 8:36am — No Comments
Heard it on the radio this morning... Christmas is also about Sharing and Caring, giving and receiving... peace and love for one another.... all these are true blessings..
This year I received a number of gifts... posted here and here.. and besides that, I also received a few gifts from my blogger friends…
Added by Reanaclaire on December 26, 2012 at 7:37am — No Comments
Well, Christmas is not only about giving and receiving.. It is also about remembering how our good Lord sacrifices himself to save mankind... we are all precious in His eyes, right? Praise The Lord... And besides these points, I also want to remember Christmas by "pampering" myself with a gift I need for my own use... heheheee...
Added by Reanaclaire on December 23, 2012 at 3:14am — No Comments
Added by Angelique Lorence on December 18, 2012 at 11:57am — No Comments
Ah, it's the holiday season -- that magical time of the year when you wanna sip hot cocoa by the fire and shove people outta the way for a deal on a flat-screened t.v. Cause let's be real, y'all. December tends to turn the very best of us into giant assholes.
Every year I tell myself I'm not gonna get swept up into all the hoopla of running here, there and…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on December 13, 2012 at 11:52am — No Comments
Added by Dagmar Bleasdale on December 11, 2012 at 9:23am — No Comments
WELL, super BIG NEWS. I have had such an astounding response that I am able to offer not 1 giveaway bundle but 2 giveaway bundles with a total value of $256! This will allow you double the chance to win plus allow my fabulous designers a chance to win the bundle they are NOT in. Hoping this works out the best for everyone. I'm so excited and cannot wait for the fashionable fun to begin! Please tell your fashionable friends and family to stop by enter and support these lovely…Continue
Added by Thaleia Maher on December 10, 2012 at 7:06pm — No Comments