Mom Tips, Tricks, Ideas & Product Reviews

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Business travel without breaking your diet and fitness goals

Last year was a heavy business travel year for me and it could have easily wrecked my fitness goals and workout routines if I didn’t have a plan to succeed. You may be surprised to hear me say that traveling for business (or pleasure) can be […]

Toddler on Ride On Toy

Best Ride On Toys for Toddlers

When your little one finally begins to really move around, one of the best things that you can do for him or her is to get a ride-on toy. Not only does it help them practice their all-important gross motor skills, but it also allows for some independence and freedom. (Or at least the illusion of it!) But mostly, a ride-on toy is just plain fun.

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The Best Board Games for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Board games can be a great way to bond as a family, and they have many benefits for toddlers and preschoolers. They can learn social-emotional skills like taking turns, helping others, and working together. There are many games these days that don’t require competition between family […]


The Best Activated Charcoal Products for Home Remedies

Perhaps one of my favorite substances of all time is activated charcoal!  It is such a versatile product and works magic on anything from stopping the stomach bug, to cleaning your pores to whitening your teeth, and even stops bodily odor.  Activated charcoal pulls toxins […]


The Best Water Tables for Toddlers and Kids

Kids gravitate toward water. They are fascinated by it and endlessly entertained with the many forms of play it can satisfy. No matter what the weather is, my kids will find water when they are playing outside and pour, splash, and float. Even in the middle of winter on the playground.

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Christmas in July, thanks to Basic Invite!

I am really happy to work with our sponsor, Basic Invite, today to share this information with you!As a busy mom of 3 I often find that there is just not enough time in the day at the end of the year.  Between Christmas parties, […]


The Best Instant Camera for Kids

If your kids are anything like mine, they are constantly asking to take pictures on your phone. However, loaning them my phone is not always a good idea. One time I did let my son take pictures at a birthday party and he dropped it on the pavement. It never worked again.

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Essential Oils for Mosquitoes, Ticks, Fleas, and Lice – Home Remedies Instead of Harsh Chemicals

Two things I dislike the most are harmful chemicals being used on my family and disease-carrying bugs!  I was over the moon ecstatic when I discovered all-natural essential oil recipes that can repel these harmful creatures and protect my family from toxins.  Make sure that […]


Baby Einstein Sea Dreams Soother – My Review

Sea Dreams SootherSleep is so important to me and that first year of life can be exhausting. Anything that helps to get your baby to self soothe and sleep longer is totally worth it! The Baby Einstein Sea Dream Soother was one of those lifesavers […]

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Fun School Supplies Your Student Will Love – 2019

Many schools and teachers will soon be issuing you a list of very specific school supplies that leave little to no room for your child to express their individuality. Well, that just took the fun out of school shopping! Getting new school supplies should be fun and allow your student to express themselves! While many of the traditional school supplies are specified, there are still some school supplies that you can buy to get your kids excited to go back to school.