9/11, Hurricanes and Hope #ifollowthecloud

It was 16 years ago when our freedom was attacked on a seemingly ordinary Tuesday morning in New York City. Now, it's a day none...

Why I Don’t Stress Out Planning Kids’ Birthday Parties Anymore

This weekend, our middle son turned 13. Eek!!! Another teenager in the house. When my boys were little and it came to their birthday parties,...

Smithsonian Magazine’s FREE Museum Admission Day

The annual Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day LIVE! event is Saturday, September 23rd and hundreds of museums across the country are offering FREE admission. You can download your ticket HERE!...

Connect Your Smartphone to Mini Projector = Neighborhood Movie Night!

The weather will soon be cooling off and that means it'll be perfect for outdoor movie watching with friends and neighbors! It's such a...

New Family Game: Word Slam only $24.99 (Reg. $39.95) *Watch My...

We're a game-playing family and that means I'm always looking for fun, new board games to entertain AND challenge us. Thames & Kosmos' "Word Slam" is...

AMC Stub Members: $5 for Movie Tickets on Tuesdays!

Usually AMC Stubs members only get $2 off tickets every Tuesday. But through October 31st, members can take advantage of the $5 Ticket Tuesday offer...
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Are You Ready for the Solar Eclipse? Protect your Eyes! 6-Pack...

The Solar Eclipse is coming! Are you ready?? The last solar eclipse was in 1979! I remember making a viewing box out of a...

“FREE Cruise” Call Settlement: Up to $300 If You Qualify

Finally getting those annoying sales call has paid off! If you received a phone call offering a FREE cruise with Carnival, Royal Caribbean or...
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Embrace the Journey of Motherhood + Top 3 Songs to Make...

Many years ago, when I gave up my career and became "just a stay-at-home-mom," I remember feeling like I'd lost my identity. I went from rubbing elbows...

Ways to Celebrate a 1/2 Birthday + WIN a $100 Jason’s...

This weekend was my youngest son's "half birthday." Now, we've NEVER made a big deal about celebrating half birthdays in the past, but because...

Our Family’s Favorite Game…and it’s only $5!

Need a quick game to entertain the kids this summer? One of our family's favorite games is Monopoly Deal. But the best part is that...
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How to Have a Digital-Free Summer

Our kids are addicted to technology. And let's admit it, WE'RE addicted, too. We tend to live and breath with tiny, electronic devices always...
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Make a Summer Bucket List With Your Kiddos

Most of us are looking forward to summer and spending more time with our kids, but the lack of schedule can sometimes make it...