Nashville Author Releases Book 2 of Kids Sci Fi Series

Jupiter Chronicles Ganymede

I was provided with Book Two of the Children’s Steampunk Series, The Jupiter Chronicles ~The Ice Orphan of Ganymede~ to facilitate review. My daughter is nine and she loves to reader. I mean she reads and reads and rereads! I have to tell her to put down her book and pay attention to me! She […]

Healthy Diet and Exercise Are Critical for Child Development

In the past I’ve talked about the importance of childhood development and being aware of important developmental milestones as well as what to do when you notice your child isn’t meeting critical milestones. Today, I’m going to be addressing the importance of a healthy diet and exercise in early childhood development as well as the effects […]

Kohl’s Has School Supplies! $100 Kohl’s Gift Card Giveaway

Kohl's Back To School

The sponsor, Kohl’s, is providing the gift card for the giveaway. Now You Can Do Your School Supplies Shopping At Kohl’s   You may be thinking that you already do you back to school shopping at Kohl’s and wondering what I am so excited about.  Well now, in addition to back-to-school essentials like kids uniforms, […]

Ideas For Care Packages for Every Member of the Family


Everyone loves a care package from time to time, they are great for college students, kids at camp,  family members that may not be feeling to well and even just a care package to show you are thinking of the person. They change with the seasons, sports activities and even by flavor. You can customize […]

5 Natural Ways to Fight Early Morning Fatigue

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Mondays are probably everyone’s least favorite day of the week. Kids have to go back to school; you have to go back to work. It’s even worse if you just came from a trip where there’s a significant time difference. I just came from Maryland, Maryland to Illinois isn’t that bad, it is when you […]

Tips To Stay Safe and Stylish in the Sun

The Home Shopping Network challenged me to share my very best tips to stay  “Safe and Stylish in the Sun” for their summertime campaign to provide ideas to help keep everyone safe in the sun! Even though the end of July is quickly approaching, the hot months are not over yet! So, here are a […]

Favorite Series for Reluctant Readers

Favorite Series for Reluctant Readers

Many kids love to read, and be read to. They love to choose books from the library or the bookstore, and can’t wait to curl up in a nook and read for hours. It can be frustrating for parents when their children aren’t naturally inclined to read. Often reluctant readers are discouraged from being interested […]

Peanut Butter Homemade Dog Treats

Elli taking and eating dog treat

I know I love my dogs and that there are many other people who feel the same about their pets. I give my dog treats when they are good and right before I leave my house. They’re part of the family and loved being spoiled! Many people are being cautious of what ingredients are in […]

Danny Gokey Q & A, New Album and New Book

Danny Gokey

I love American Idol so when I had the chance to do a Q&A with Former American Idol contestant Danny Gokey, I was happy to do so.  Gokey has been very busy lately with a brand new single (“Hope In Front of Me”) and album released on June 23rd! His sophomore album is produced by […]

5 At Home Relaxation Tips

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Summer is a fun and exciting time of the year. It’s the time for festivals, vacations, fun in the sun, and beach parties. These provide the perfect opportunity to spend time with family and friends, catching up, building bonds to making everlasting memories.  However, with all the rigorous and time consuming events and festivities, sometimes […]