Keeping your little ones busy this summer

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Summer break is almost here! If you aren’t planning ahead, it will sneak up on you and you will have little ones around the house looking to be entertained. Start the summer out right with a whole list of activities to keep your kids happy and healthy throughout the next few months. Plan the Big Events First Before you figure out the smaller things, plan out what activities and events will occupy the majority of your kids’ time over the summer break. Do some research and figure out what … [Read more...]

Sesame Street: Elmo The Musical Volume 2 on DVD and digital

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I was sent a copy of this movie free of charge to facilitate this blog article. No monetary compensation was given. This post does contain affiliate links. Your favorite furry red monster is ready to sing and dance as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization, release Sesame Street: Elmo The Musical Volume 2 on DVD and digital on May 5, 2015 for $14.98 SRP. With over two hours of fun in seven all-new episodes, Sesame Street fans young and … [Read more...]

How Do People Make Work-From-Home….Work?

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Lots of people work from home, which kind of makes sense until you throw 1 to 5 kids into the picture, at which point having a career from home seems like some utopian fantasy meant to sadden women like you and me. I’ll admit, having kids while working is not easy. There simply aren’t enough hours in the day to have a normal job. But who said that what you have to do has to be normal? I’m in communication with moms around the country, many of whom have figured out ways to leverage skills they … [Read more...]

How to get your guy through the Wedding Day

How to Get Your Guy Through the Wedding Day

Let’s face it: Weddings are primarily a girl’s game. They are flowery and bright, filled with delicate details and joyful tears. Besides the gorgeous woman — and, usually, the open bar — there is little for your groom to look forward to on his wedding day. Fortunately, you help him out (and probably warm up his “cold feet” a little) with a few simple surprises and rewards throughout the day. It doesn’t take much thought or effort to show your man you care, especially on a day so devoted to … [Read more...]

The Money-Saving Power of Stay-at-Home Moms

The Money-Saving Power of Stay-at-Home Moms

Today, being a stay-at-home mom carries quite a bit of stigma. While so many men and women praise homemakers for their devotion to their kids and their courage for leaving the working world, the very same people likely harbor concerns about stay-at-home moms’ inability to financially provide for their growing families. Though the self-sacrifice necessary to stay home with the children nearly 24/7 must be monumental, our society has a hard time believing that a modern family can exist on one … [Read more...]

Top family movies for a rainy weekend

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If the rain is pouring down and the kids are complaining about being stuck inside all day, a great option to perk the whole family up is to watch a DVD. When it comes to picking the perfect rainy day flick though, the choices are long and varied, and depend on the age of your youngsters. From action-packed adventure movies, to laugh-a-minute comedies, or feel-good animations, there are many family movies you can buy that will keep parents and kids of all ages amused. No matter your … [Read more...]

Wedding invite templates – Design your own!

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How do you want to hold your wedding? One of the first important tasks when it comes to any wedding event is to create a wedding invite template. However most of us go in for those regular wedding invite templates that we can get from the companies out there. Have you ever thought of making your wedding invitation templates? It can be a very creative and humane way of giving it a personal touch and making your near and dear ones feel special. All it needs is some time, patience, and … [Read more...]