Be a Part of the Teal Pumpkin Project & Support Kids...

I first learned about the Teal Pumpkin Project last year when my friend posted this sweet picture on Facebook of her daughter who has...
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Avoid Furniture Tip-Over Accidents (Plus, FREE Kit from IKEA)

The  Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) says furniture tip-over accidents kill two children a month in this country and cause 33,000 ER visits each...

What Are You Thankful For???

This past weekend, we invited some friends and their kids out to "the farm" (i.e. 200 acres of East Texas pine trees, with a cabin...

Reduce Youth Football Concussion Risks…WIN a HALO 3 Protective Headband ($49.95...

The words Texas and Football go hand in hand. And as a mom raising three boys in the Lone Star State, I spend a...

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...