3 Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall


With the temperatures dropping, it’s finally beginning to feel like fall.  That’s right, it’s time to get out your favorite sweaters and scarves, enjoy the crisp air and changing leaves, and indulge yourself in the sweet scents that fall brings.  The smells are my favorite!  Three that I love, alone and combined, are apple, cinnamon, […]

Guide To Making A Great Pumpkin Jack-O’-Lantern

pumpkin jack-o'-lantern

At our house, the Youngblood Men like to wait until close to Halloween to carve our pumpkins. It really gets my son into the spirit and it also helps the pumpkins continue to look fresh for the trick or treat parade. With that in mind, I thought I would share my pumpkin jack-o’-lantern carving tips and tricks that I […]

Melissa d’Arabian Shares Tips For Getting Kids To Eat More Veggies

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We all know that vegetables are good for you but sometimes getting our kids to eat as many veggies as we’d like can be challenging.  Depending on your child’s age and they should be consuming anywhere from 1 cup to 3 cups according to choosemyplate.gov.  Today, 9 out of 10 people in the United States […]

Silk Vanilla Almondmilk Blind Taste Test- Surprising Results

This conversation is sponsored by Silk. The opinions and text are all mine. Are you curious about Silk Vanilla Almondmilk? I was. I wanted to see what my son would think of Silk Vanilla Almondmilk so I gave him a blind taste test! I had already tried it and liked it but I wanted to […]

Moody Sisters Handmade Natural Skincare Review and Giveaway

handmade natural skincare

Moody Sisters Natural Skincare did provide samples to facilitate review and they will provide a $100 Moody Sisters gift certificate for giveaway to one lucky reader.  I did not receive monetary compensation and the opinions expressed are my own. Moody Sisters Handmade Natural Skincare Moody Sisters Natural Skincare is handmade in small batches to make […]

New My Little Pony Luna Eclipsed Storybook App & Giveaway

Luna Eclipsed

Playdate Digital has released their latest My Little Pony storybook app called LUNA ECLIPSED, just in time for Halloween and I am pleased to be hosting a giveaway in celebration. MY LITTLE PONY: LUNA ECLIPSED Interactive Storybook App Now Available For iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch! Just in time for Halloween, PlayDate Digital is launching an all-new MY […]

Does Your Child Suffer From Depression?

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Danny Baker who is an author, life coach and mental health advocate is going to share with us some information for if you have a child with depression.  He is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post, The Good Men Project, The Elephant Journal, The Glow and The Black Dog Tribe, and has also been […]

Parenting Advice: You Don’t Have To Be A Perfect Parent


Hi there! I’m Rob Youngblood. I’m a single dad with a wonderful seven year old boy. I am a loving, supportive, caring, involved, and dedicated parent – but I am far from a perfect parent. And that is OK. My Approach To Parenting As I start my writing relationship with Family Focus Blog, I thought I would tell […]

Kohl’s Yes2You Rewards Program and Giveaway Winner

Kohl's Rewards Card

A couple of weeks ago, I announced the brand new Kohl’s Yes2You Rewards Rewards Program. I told how I was provided with a Kohl’s gift card so I could experience the Kohl’s Yes2You Rewards Rewards program first hand and share it with you. I also announced a giveaway. Well, today I have the giveaway winner! […]

Change Your Clock Change Your Battery #PoweringSafety

Fire Safety Event

This post is sponsored by Energizer to share the importance of replacing and testing the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Change Your Clock Change Your Battery In Your Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors For 27 years, Energizer® has partnered with the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) to keep families safe through […]