July 4th Party Supplies and Planning Tips Bursting with Fun!

June 24, 2014

Looking for fun July 4th party supplies? Look no further! Whether a BBQ with a few family and friends or a Pool Party with fifty of your closest neighbors – here are some great ideas to help you get that party planning started ~ First, let’s talk drinks … you have to keep those guests hydrated! […]

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July 4th party decorations for a bang-up evening!

June 6, 2014

Want to celebrate Fourth of July with a bang? These July 4th party decorations will bring a festive spirit to a red-white-and-blue bash. Kick off your summer with friends, families and neighbors and a patriotic celebration! The key to set your party apart? The right decorations! I find some awesome Fourth of July party decoration ideas […]

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Healthy Meals Mom: Catherine McCord

May 20, 2014

Welcome to the “Mom Entrepreneur Spotlight” series of articles. Here, we’ll discuss issues related to the balancing act we all face: running our own businesses while being busy Moms! This week our “Mom Entrepreneur Spotlight” is on Catherine McCord.  She is the author of One Family, One Meal, and Weelicious lunches. She’s also the founder of […]

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Amazon Gift Registry is the Best!

January 27, 2014

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the Amazon Baby Registry. But you know what? I didn’t want you to think the Amazon Gift Registry was only for new moms – or brides. Why should they have all the fun? Because there is something called “Wish List” that means you don’t have to be […]

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Amazon Baby Registry — The Best Way to Get What you Need and Want

January 10, 2014

Are you expecting or know someone who is? Make sure that they know about the awesome option of the Amazon Baby Registry. Unlike many stores that have a limited selection, the Amazon Baby Registry has got you covered on everything from the most amazing high-tech stroller to the latest in baby fashion (this is a crazy […]

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Goal Setting Activities Teens Actually Embrace!

January 10, 2014

When you’re a teen, September can seem like the start of the new year. But, now that it’s January, it’s the perfect time to reflect on how the year has gone so far. If you’re the parent to a teen, now is the time to try some goal setting activities teens will actually embrace! The […]

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Rent Textbooks Online: A Smart Way to Save Money and Time!

January 8, 2014

Renting something you’re only going to use for a brief period of time is brilliant — think tables for a party, lacrosse gear for a growing boy or an instrument for a fickle wannabe band member. Here’s another one that makes a ton of sense: rent textbooks online. When you think of college costs, you […]

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Books 10 Year Olds Will Love

December 24, 2013

Your 10 year old has moved on to much more complex books and plots. You’ll find that they also love books about “them,” as in books about kids their age and their trials at school and also historical fiction can be a winner. It’s great if you can really get them talking about the books […]

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Family New Year’s Celebrations: Ring in the New Year Together!

December 19, 2013

Remember when you would get all dressed up and ring in the New Year dancing the night away? If you’re like me, those days are over and instead you are looking forward to family New Year’s celebrations. Here are some ideas to make it a night to remember. 1.  Have a game night. This is […]

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