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Amber Teething Necklace: Not Just for Teething

{This is a guest post from Jenn, a mom who discovered something cool!} When I first heard about amber teething necklace, I thought it had...
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5 Ways to Teach Your Kids to Be Thrifty (Watch my...

  I grew up in a very frugal household. My dad was a CPA, which meant he was always keenly aware of how and why we spent money. And...

Kid-Friendly DIY Memorial Day Projects

Memorial Day weekend is a time of reflection for our fallen soldiers, reminding us to commemorate their heroic efforts, while spending time with our own...
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FREE Summer Reading Programs!

As part of our annual sumer tradition, we always hit the local libraries and join their summer reading clubs. Not only do these programs encourage...

A Simple Technique to Build a Girl’s Self Esteem

Post sponsored by Mirum Shopper, but opinions are 100% my own. As a mom to three boys, many times I find myself ignoring all those messages...

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...

Operation Gratitude Halloween Candy Buyback Program (Kids Get Cash for Candy!)

Ever wonder what to do with all that leftover Halloween candy your kids collected while trick-or-treating?!? Of course, AFTER you carefully pick out all...

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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Self-Paced DriversEd.com Online Program Worked for My Teen

Our oldest son, Joshua, turned 15 years old just six days before my husband died. The months that followed should've been a time of...
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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...

Summer Activities For Kids

Summer is coming and parents will be busy trying to keep the kids busy! Here's a list of FREE and cheap summer activities for...
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Affordable Summer Activities for Kids

  Summer is quickly approaching...EEK! How the heck are we supposed to keep our kids entertained for nearly three months without breaking the bank? Watch our latest ModMom...
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Hot Summer. Cool Camps! (15 Unique Day Camps in Dallas/Ft. Worth)

Summer will be here before we know it...and that means NOW is the time to start planning. Registration for many camps and activities fills up fast. ...