Make This Summer Worth Talking About

Schools all over are already letting out, kids are home for the summer, some may go off to summer camp, stay with relatives, or just stay home. But to avoid having your kids  in doors all summer, how about a fun family vacation, or if you do decide to stay in have a great fun-filled night in, like ordering pizza, watching movies or playing board games. Give them a great summer to remember, and when they go back to school in the fall they'll … [Read more...]

White House Lowering the Price of Diapers for Low-Income Families

On March 10, 2016 the White House says they will help in lowering the price of diapers for low-income families and non profit organizations. Sadly diapers are a basic need many families struggle to afford. Most daycares only allow the child to have disposable diapers, therefor they are not a luxury item. Diaper need is a silent crisis to many face each day. There is also no federal assistance for to help families purchase … [Read more...]

Hickory Farms is Proud to Support No Kid Hungry

Disclaimer: Compensation and products for review were provided by Hickory Farms via MomTrends. I received a free sample of the product for the purpose of this review and to facilitate a giveaway.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Hickory Farms.    The holidays are here and getting together with friends and family, having little parties at work in the office, or with a … [Read more...]

Hickory Farms Helps People Appreciate Shared Moments

Disclaimer: Compensation and products for review were provided by Hickory Farms via MomTrends. I received a free sample of the product for the purpose of this review and to facilitate a giveaway.  The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions of Hickory Farms.  The holidays are here! My favorite time of the year; decorating, getting together with family and gift giving. I enjoy my family … [Read more...]

I Encourage You To Nominate Your Favorite Nurse #ThankYouNurses

This review was made possible by iConnect and Pampers. I was provided compensation to facilitate this post, but all opinions are 100% mine. Labor and delivery nurses are so very important in some of life's most memorable and precious moments. They are right by our families side to care for us moms as we go through the childbirth process. Even if we are ill or high risk they are right there to get us threw. I remember having … [Read more...]

When My Oldest Son Started Driving

I have three kids; one that is about to turn 22, one that has recently turned 18 and one that recently turned 10. My oldest has been driving for about 5 years now but when he first started I was one fearful mother. As any mother is when her first child starts driving with out them in the car. Then so many things were going through my head every time he went out, even now, 5 years later I still think the same things. Before he went out I … [Read more...]

8 Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is just 2 months away and some people are already buying Halloween costumes ahead of time and have started to decorate for the upcoming fall season. You can say you've already seen your local stores putting out Halloween decorations. As Halloween nears parents need to take some precaution for their children that will be trick 'r' treating. As the kids are all dressed up and excited to get free candy, there's a lot to keep in mind to … [Read more...]

Buying A New Family Home: 6 Money Hacks You Should Know

For young families, finances are always tight. It makes sense to invest your money in a home, but can you afford it? When you have other financial restraints, such as a car, bills and, of course, the kids, you might find it hard to get the deposit upfront. Saving feels like a never-ending battle between what you want to save and what you can afford to save. If you are ready to buy your first home, read these money saving hacks first. 1 - Save … [Read more...]