Seven Simple Ways To Increase Your Water Intake

While everyone knows that it’s important to drink an adequate amount of water each day, doing so can actually be quite difficult. But water is necessary for good health. According to the Mayo Clinic, our bodies are comprised of mostly water.  Water plays many important roles in your body function, including maintaining electrolyte balance, regulating …

Twelve Fun Activities To Enjoy With Your Family During Quarantine

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Having to quarantine and socially distance ourselves during this coronavirus pandemic is by no means fun for any of us - kids and parents alike. While we’re normally able to come and go as we please, we are now having to steer clear of groups and outdoor activities such as going to parks, shopping malls …

An Affordable Alternative To Cable TV


In recent years, there has been an increase in the number of people cutting the cable TV cord. I mean why pay for all of those channels that you don’t actually watch? My husband and I have been cable free for a little over 7 years now, and we haven’t regretted cutting the cord one bit.

Best Car Travel Items For Kids Giveaway – 12 Prizes!

Car Travel Items For Kids

Winner will receive a HUGE Prize Pack of *12* goodies! Some are winner's choice options! Included items: Kids Bright Toys Travel Tray - Winner's Choice of either purple or blue tray! ($30) Kwik Stix - Set of 12 Classic Colors ($12) Zulay Kitchen Kids Bento Box ($20) Whiskware DC Comic Stackable Snack Packs - Winner's Choice of TWO snack packs! ($26) Sugar Mountain PR CDs - Suzi Shelton, Kira Willey, and Katherine Dines ($37.50) Lori T’s Gifts and More - FOUR Sticker Puzzle Books ($21)

Ten Clever Mom Hacks To Help Simplify Your Back-to-School Routine

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The start of a new school year is often stressful for both parents and kids. But there are ways that you can alleviate some of those stresses. Now that you’ve completed all of the back-to-school shopping, how about implementing a few mom hacks to help make your mornings a little less chaotic. Trust me, getting​ …

Five Ways You Can Teach Your Special Needs Child To Be Independent

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Raising a child that has special needs can be, and often is a lot of work. Children with special needs learn differently from typical children. And because of this, we as parents tend to be a bit overprotective in an effort to help ease our child’s burden. Often times, it will seem easier for us …

Ten Books You Will Want To Add To Your End Of Summer Reading List

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Summer isn’t over just yet! I have rounded up a few good books to read while you are lounging by the pool, kicked back on the patio, or maybe snuggled up in your favorite chair.    The Last Widow by Karin Slaughter In Karin Slaughter's latest suspense novel, Detective Will Trent must discover who is …

Five Small Ways You Can Improve Your Marriage

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The “honeymoon” phase in any marriage isn’t going to last a lifetime. Things between you and your spouse may suddenly seem “different” but let’s face it, relationships change. Relationships change because as individuals, we are constantly changing. While marriage is a wonderful part of life, it’s not always an easy one. Factor in differences in …