I started this blog about eight years ago and I absolutely love having my own creative outlet that I can work on around my family's schedule. Lots of people ask me, "Do you think I could start a blog?" or "My sister needs a job that she can work from home. Could she start a blog?" I always say, "Yes! Anyone can start a blog, BUT they do need to work at it for it to be a … [Read more...] about How to Start A Blog In 5 Easy Steps
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I love reading. I love that it can transport you to another world, help you understand technical details of subjects that you never knew about, or even help you empathize with characters that you meet in real life. Reading is great for developing your vocabulary and writing skills or just helping you relax on a rainy afternoon. My kids and husband love reading too. When they … [Read more...] about 7 Book Club Guidelines For A Family Book Club
Oh the joys of playgrounds. They are the stuff childhood is made of- structures designed for imaginative, active play! That is a beautiful thing in this age of electronics. Playgrounds are great for independent play and great for group play too! According to the CDC, Children and adolescents need a minimum of 60 minutes of exercise every day to maintain good physical health. I … [Read more...] about EZPlay Indoor Playground Kids Will Flip For
With so much in the news lately about Facebook and the harvesting of Facebook user data by Cambridge Analytica, many people are concerned about their privacy and online safety. Some people are closing their Facebook accounts but if you are looking for an alternative, you may just want to change your privacy settings. However, there are many layers of privacy to consider. Here … [Read more...] about How To Change Privacy Settings On Facebook
Spring is right around the corner and it is time for spring cleaning! That is why I am happy to partner with Rug Doctor to share their brand new Rug Doctor FlexClean All In One Floor Cleaner to help make cleaning a whole lot easier. This all-in-one floor cleaner is one machine that can clean the entire home including a mix of sealed hardwood, tile, carpet, area rugs, stone, … [Read more...] about Introducing The New Rug Doctor FlexClean All In One Floor Cleaner
My son has been playing piano since he was about 5 or 6. He is now 10 and he can play and sing pop songs off the radio so we are really happy with his progress. We have been through several electronic piano keyboards along the way and I have learned what features to look for when buying an electronic piano for kids. We were provided with a Casio CT-X700 electronic piano … [Read more...] about Features To Look For In An Electronic Piano Keyboard For Kids
When you’ve got a growing family, it usually means that you have a limited budget, as well. This makes smart shopping essential—but how can you pinch pennies and strive for savings when it comes to major purchases, like a new vehicle? The answer is simple: Buy your next new vehicle used. You’ll probably pay 40 to 50 percent less than what the original sticker price said—even if … [Read more...] about Tips For Buying A Used Car As Your Family Car